Denis Villeneuve
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//Features

The Flipside #9: 'Blade Runner 2049'
20 Oct 2017 // 3:10 AM

A big-budget sequel to a certified cult classic is always a dicey cinematic prospect, but with Denis Villeneuve at the helm, the Flipside fellas just couldn't wait to see what this new work would enhance.

PopMatters' 2017 Fall Film Preview: At Last, the Film Industry Awakens From Its Slumber
27 Aug 2017 // 10:00 PM

From Gary Oldman in The Darkest Hour to James Franco's meta-experiment Blade Runner: 2049 and Daniel Day-Lewis's final role, here are the movies you'll want to watch ... and a couple you might not.

//Columns

40 Nights at the Movies (in the Comfort of Your Home): The Franchise
26 Nov 2015 // 5:59 AM

Back by popular demand! Recommendations from "40 Nights at the Movies" will keep you, your dog and your elephant glued to the couch for months.

//Reviews

In Many Ways, ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is Better Than Its Predecessor
5 Oct 2017 // 5:30 AM

A near-flawless audio-visual presentation and fascinating ideas make Blade Runner 2049 Villeneuve's best.

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is an Ambitious Vision of Startling Cinematic Beauty
4 Oct 2017 // 4:30 AM

Director Denis Villeneuve takes everything that was iconic about Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner and expands it into a sprawling examination of hope, destiny, and creation.

//Blogs

TIFF 2016: Colossal, Pyromaniac, Nocturnal Animals, Arrival, American Pastoral, Trespass Against Us
12 Sep 2016 // 4:30 AM

Monster mayhem, aliens, Philip Roth and dysfunctional families -- it's all in a day at Toronto International Film Festival 2016.

In 'Sicario', the War Is Next Door
25 Sep 2015 // 2:13 AM

The collapsing world order is chillingly illuminated in Denis Villeneuve’s stark cartel thriller.

//News

Ryan Gosling and Director Denis Villeneuve Don't Know How the World Will React to Blade Runner 2049
2 Oct 2017 // 8:48 AM

For more than a year, 'Blade Runner 2049' director Denis Villeneuve and star Ryan Gosling have been working under the cover of CIA-level stealthiness.

Emily Blunt Hopes 'Sicario' Brings About 'Great Discussion'
21 Sep 2015 // 3:32 AM

“One of the strongest themes in this film is these cycles of violence,” Blunt said. “And is that necessarily the solution — to meet violence with further violence?"

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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