Sunday, December 4, 2016

Carol

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Directed by Todd Haynes, the critically acclaimed Carol tells the story of title character Carol Aird (portrayed by Cate Blanchett) and Therese Belvit (Rooney Mara), two women who fall in love in New...

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016

"The Danish Girl" is up for a GLAAD Media Award in a year where a record number of nominees feature transgender characters and subject matter.

The gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender advocacy group announced the 101 nominees for its 27th annual...

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016

The National Society of Film Critics has voted “Spotlight” the best picture of 2015.

Society members who gathered Sunday at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York also awarded the film the prize for best screenplay.

The movie...

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

Director Todd Haynes’ 1950s romance “Carol” landed a leading five nominations, including best dramatic picture, in nominations for the 73rd annual Golden Globes.

Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s nominations, announced Thursday in Beverly Hills,...

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015

Carol, the 1950s’ lesbian romance story adapted by Phyllis Nagy from the Patricia Highsmith novel “The Price of Salt” and directed by Todd Haynes, dominated the New York Film Critics Circle Awards with four honors: Best Picture, Best Director, Best...

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Fear of unexpected strikes from overseas. Battles over First Amendment rights. Simmering tensions of inequality.

It's no wonder the 1950s are all over movie screens.

Whether by fortune or fate, movie theaters are alive with stories — from the...

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

"Carol" is an overwhelmingly beautiful film. It looks like a dream, it sounds like whispered want, and it feels like falling in love in all its stomach turning terror and ecstasy. Even its title rolls elegantly off the tongue.

In "Carol," director...

Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (Sony Pictures Classics), directed by Marielle Heller, tops the field of the 25th Annual Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) Gotham Independent Film Awards with four nominations. Next up with three noms apiece are the Todd...

Thursday, Sep. 3, 2015

Ellen Page was first approached about the true-life gay rights drama "Freeheld" when she was 21, just coming off her breakthrough in "Juno." It was seven years before the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage is a right, and six before Page, herself, came out...

Monday, May. 25, 2015

The Cannes Film Festival is a grand hierarchy with strictly defined elevations of movies and media access, where films are met by high praise or lowly boos. And so there was a strange fittingness that the scandal of the 68th Cannes Film Festival, where all status...