Latest by Jake Coyle

Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 8
When we last saw George MacKay running, he was sprinting full-tilt across a World War I battlefield. In “1917,” the British actor played a soldier...
Published on January 14, 2022 - Page 16
Ring. Ring. Twenty-six years after the original, “Scream” calls again. We’re up to the fifth film in the franchise. But it’s the first since 2011’s...
Published on January 14, 2022 - Page 16
Anime master Mamoru Hosoda makes movies that can reach such staggeringly emotional heights they seem to break free of anything you’re prepared for....
Published on January 7, 2022 - Page 8
In Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi’s films, reasonably straightforward set-ups — a divorce, a missing woman, a newly lent apartment — unspool such...
Published on January 4, 2022 - Page 18
NEW YORK — Oakland filmmaker Peter Nicks already made two well-regarded documentaries capturing the flawed institutions of his city. There was 2012’s...
Published on January 3, 2022 - Page 15
NEW YORK — If there was one takeaway from 2018’s “Venom,” it was when you let Tom Hardy run loose, good things happen. Not everything worked in the...
Published on January 2, 2022 - Page 14
NEW YORK — “Red Rocket” star Simon Rex compares today’s pandemic-scarred New York with the city he knew in the 1990s as a VJ on MTV. “Times Square...
Published on January 1, 2022 - Page 4
NEW YORK — “The Tragedy of Macbeth” is Joel Coen’s first time directing without his brother, Ethan. An expressionist Shakespeare adaptation, Coen’s...
Published on January 1, 2022 - Page 7
NEW YORK — With a touch of Barbara Stanwyck, a sumptuous Art Deco office and a deadly shade of crimson lipstick, Cate Blanchett plays a femme fatale...
Published on December 31, 2021 - Page 8
NEW YORK — For a long time, it bothered Richard Jenkins he didn’t look or come off like the movie stars he grew up with. “It’s really hard to...