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Nightcrawler

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

Robert Elswit, ASC, won a Best Cinematography Oscar and an ASC Award in 2008 for his work on Paul Thomas Anderson’s There Will Be Blood.  Elswit also earned a BAFTA Award nomination and won several critics associations’ awards for his cinematography on...

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Not since Paddy Chayefsky's "Network" have characters been chewed and spit out by TV news quite like they have been of late at the movies.

"Nightcrawler" and "Gone Girl" both present portraits of a preying, narrative-distorting media, whether staked...

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Ahead of Election Day, Hollywood had its own version of a recount. "Ouija" squeaked past "Nightcrawler" in final tallies to belatedly claim the top spot at the box office.

Estimates Sunday had the two films in a dead heat with $10.9 million each. But...

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014

In a scary close finish, the Jake Gyllenhaal crime thriller "Nightcrawler" and the board-game adaptation "Ouija" tied for first at the box office with $10.9 million each over the Halloween weekend.

That was according to estimates Sunday from each...

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

Dan Gilroy, writer-director of the Los Angeles noir "Nightcrawler," knew his star, Jake Gyllenhaal, had entered an adventurous new phase as an actor. But he still didn't foresee the sudden emergence of a hair tie.

"One day he goes, 'Can I put my hair...