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#349 March 5, 2019

    Entertainer
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    Matt writes: For the second year in a row, I had the great privilege of representing RogerEbert.com in the Oscar press room, providing coverage of the 91st Academy Awards from my perch backstage, where all the winners of the night came to answer questions and thank everyone they forgot onstage (or couldn't mention due to the limited time). You can read my full report here, including my interactions with such talents as Alfonso Cuarón (see below), as well as Nick Allen's report of the telecast itself.


    Trailers

    The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2019). Directed by Terry Gilliam. Written by Terry Gilliam and Tony Grisoni. Starring Jonathan PryceAdam DriverStellan Skarsgård. Synopsis: Toby, a disillusioned advertising executive, becomes pulled into a world of time jumping fantasy when a Spanish cobbler believes him to be Sancho Panza. He gradually becomes unable to tell dreams from reality. Opens in US theaters on April 10th, 2019.

    Rocketman (2019). Directed by Dexter Fletcher. Written by Lee Hall. Starring Taron EgertonBryce Dallas HowardRichard Madden. Synopsis: A musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Elton John's breakthrough years. Opens in US theaters on May 31st, 2019.

    The Dirt (2019). Directed by Jeff Tremaine. Written by Amanda Adelson, Tom Kapinos and Rich Wilkes (based on the book by Tommy Lee, Mick Mars, Vince Neil, Nikki Sixx and Neil Strauss). Starring Machine Gun KellyIwan RheonDouglas Booth. Synopsis: The story of how Mötley Crüe came to be one of the most notorious rock 'n roll groups in history. Debuts on Netflix on March 22nd, 2019.

    The Souvenir (2019). Written and directed by Joanna Hogg. Starring Tilda SwintonRichard AyoadeHonor Swinton Byrne. Synopsis: A young film student in the early 80s becomes romantically involved with a complicated and untrustworthy man. Opens in US theaters on May 17th, 2019.

    The Highwaymen (2019). Directed by John Lee Hancock. Written by John Fusco. Starring Kevin CostnerWoody HarrelsonKim Dickens. Synopsis: A pair of police officers come out of retirement to catch the infamous outlaws Bonnie & Clyde. Debuts on Netflix on March 29th, 2019.

    Leaving Neverland (2019). Directed by Dan Reed. Synopsis: At the height of his stardom Michael Jackson began long-running relationships with two boys, aged 7 and 10, and their families. Now in their 30s, they tell their story and how they came to terms with it years later. Premieres on HBO on March 3rd, 2019.

    Hail Satan? (2019). Directed by Penny Lane. Synopsis: A look at the quick rise and influence of the controversial religious group known as The Satanic Temple. Opens in US theaters on April 19th, 2019.

    Her Smell (2019). Written and directed by Alex Ross Perry. Starring Elisabeth MossCara DelevingneDan Stevens. Synopsis: A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success. Opens in US theaters on April 12th, 2019.

    Poms (2019). Directed by Zara Hayes. Written by Shane Atkinson. Starring Diane KeatonPam GrierJacki Weaver. Synopsis: A comedy about a group of women who form a cheer leading squad at their retirement community, proving that you're never too old to 'bring it!' Opens in US theaters on May 10th, 2019.

    Avenues (2019). Written and directed by Michael Angarano. Starring Michael AngaranoAri GraynorAdelaide Clemens. Synopsis: On his birthday following the suicide of his brother, Max and his friend Peter wander the wintry streets of Manhattan contemplating life, livelihood, and what it means to be an adult. US release date is TBA.

    Never Grow Old (2019). Written and directed by Ivan Kavanagh. Starring John CusackEmile HirschAntonia Campbell-Hughes. Synopsis: An Irish undertaker profits when outlaws take over a peaceful American frontier town, but his family comes under threat as the death toll rises. Opens in US theaters on March 15th, 2019.

    Divine Love (2019). Directed by Gabriel Mascaro. Written by Gabriel Mascaro, Rachel Daisy Ellis, Esdras Bezerra and Lucas Paraizo. Starring Dira PaesJulio MachadoTeca Pereira. Synopsis: Brasil, 2027. A deeply religious woman uses her position in a notary's office to try to prevent couples from divorcing. Whilst waiting for a divine sign in recognition of her efforts, she's confronted with a crisis that ultimately brings her closer to God. US release date is TBA.

    Stockholm (2019). Written and directed by Robert Budreau. Starring Noomi RapaceEthan HawkeMark Strong. Synopsis: The strange story of the infamous 1973 hostage crisis in Stockholm. US release date is TBA.

    Under the Silver Lake (2019). Written and directed by David Robert Mitchell. Starring Andrew GarfieldRiley KeoughTopher Grace. Synopsis: Sam, intelligent but without purpose, finds a mysterious woman swimming in his apartment's pool one night. The next morning, she disappears. Sam sets off across LA to find her, and along the way he uncovers a conspiracy far more bizarre. Opens in US theaters on April 19th, 2019.

    Dragged Across Concrete (2019). Written and directed by S. Craig Zahler. Starring Vince Vaughn, Mel Gibson, Udo Kier. Synopsis: Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their just due. Opens in US theaters on March 22nd, 2019.

    The Kid (2019). Directed by Vincent D'Onofrio. Written by Andrew Lanham. Starring Ethan Hawke, Chris PrattVincent D'Onofrio. Synopsis: The story of a young boy who witnesses Billy the Kid's encounter with Sheriff Pat Garrett. Opens in US theaters on March 8th, 2019.

    Dark Phoenix (2019). Written and directed by Simon Kinberg (based on the comic books created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby). Starring Sophie TurnerJennifer LawrenceJames McAvoy. Synopsis: Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix. Now the X-Men will have to decide if the life of a team member is worth more than all the people living in the world. Opens in US theaters on June 7th, 2019.

    Native Son (2019). Directed by Rashid Johnson. Written by Suzan-Lori Parks (based on the novel by Richard Wright). Starring Ashton Sanders, KiKi Layne, Margaret Qualley. Synopsis: A young African-American living in Chicago enters into a seductive new world of money and power after he is hired as a chauffeur for an affluent businessman. Premieres on HBO on April 6th, 2019.

    Christian Petzold's "Transit

    Matt writes: Christian Petzold's "Transit," one of the first great films of 2019, received special coverage on our site, with a four-star review from Brian Tallerico, an interview with the director conducted by Vikram Murthi and a conversation with the brilliant lead actor, Franz Rogowski, from your's truly.


    R.I.P. Stanley Donen (1924-2019)

    Matt writes: The legendary director of such timeless entertainments as "Singin' in the Rain" and "Charade" is eulogized here by Carrie Rickey.

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    Free Movies

    Notorious (1946). Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Written by Ben Hecht. Starring Cary GrantIngrid BergmanClaude Rains. Synopsis: A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them?

    Watch "Notorious"

    The Dollmaker (1984). Directed by Daniel Petrie. Written by Susan Cooper and Hume Cronyn (based on the novel by Harriet Arnow). Starring Jane FondaLevon HelmAmanda Plummer. Synopsis: Gertie Nevels, a pioneer woman and the mother of five from the Kentucky hills, is forced to uproot her children to follow her husband to Detroit when he finds work during World War II.

    Watch "The Dollmaker"

    Jane Fonda in Five Acts (2018). Directed by Susan Lacy. Synopsis: A look at the life, work, activism and controversies of actress and fitness tycoon, Jane Fonda.

    Watch "Jane Fonda in Five Acts"





    Original: https://www.rogerebert.com/ebert-club/349-march-5-2019
    By: Matt Fagerholm
    Posted: March 5, 2019, 6:01 am

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