The Writers Guild of America West and Writers Guild of America East have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2019. Among the nominees are Greta Gerwig for “Little Women,” Noah Baumbach for “Marriage Story” as well as Bong Joon Ho for “Parasite.” Todd Phillips and Scott Silver picked up a nom for “Joker.” […]
The team behind "Fleabag," "The Irishman" and "The Farewell" tell Yahoo Entertainment that landing on President Obama's best-of-the-year list was better than an award.
Olivia Wilde tweeted her shock at being included on the former president's list of the year's best films.
Noah Baumbach’s “Marriage Story” was the resounding winner at the IFP Gotham Awards, taking four awards including best feature at the annual New York awards-season kickoff. Having already given their own speeches — Driver for best actor, Dern as a tribute honoree — they demurred, content to watch Baumbach squirm again while he improvised a few remarks. Baumbach turned, ultimately, to his actors — “My special effect, my everything is the cast,” he said — and to Netflix for what he called its “unconditional” support of his film, a portrait of divorce starring Driver and Scarlett Johansson.
The trifecta of high-profile film festivals in Venice, Telluride and Toronto have kicked the 2020 Oscar race into full gear. Here are the movies and performances that could be on the fast track to the Academy Awards.
Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach have signed on to co-write Warner Bros.' "Barbie" movie, with Margot Robbie set to portray the iconic doll. Gerwig is also being eyed to direct, though no deal has yet closed. The studio had an eye on the duo to co-write the film since Warner Bros. closed a deal with […]
The filmmaker wrote the role specifically for the comedian, seeking to tap into the “Happy Gilmore” star’s rarely seen sensitive side.
Sandler is earning some of the best reviews of his career for Noah Baumbach's deep dive into Jewish family dysfunction.
The actor returns to the kind of dramatic roles that he surprisingly excels at in brief look at Noah Baumbach’s potential awards contender.
Neuroses flow thicker than blood through the veins of the clan under analysis in The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), Noah Baumbach’s rambling, often stingingly amusing look at messy accounts being settled within a disorderly family. Working firmly within the tradition of New York Jewish humor distinctively mined by the likes of Woody Allen, Neil Simon, Carl Reiner, Herb Gardner, Elaine May and so many others, Baumbach’s film for Netflix is more conventionally conceived than some of his best work but benefits from sterling turns from a wonderful cast, most notably Dustin Hoffman and, no kidding, Adam Sandler.
Netflix will bring Bong Joon Ho's 'Okja' and Noah Baumbach's 'The Meyerowitz Stories' to competition at the world's biggest film festival in May in France
Sneak peek at a scene from documentary about director Brian de Palma from Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow
Watch Greta Gerwig as unconventional mentor in the trailer for Noah Baumbach's forthcoming comedy 'Mistress America.'