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Kent Jones takes us all to film school with 'Hitchcock/Truffaut'

Kent Jones' new documentary "Hitchcock/Truffaut" offers both a look inside the most notable meetings of the minds in filmmaking history — in which Francois Truffaut interviewed Alfred Hitchcock at length about his entire filmography — as well as an examination of how the resulting book, published...

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 6:36am

'Love' star Karl Glusman knows you've seen him naked

Karl Glusman knew he was taking on a unique acting challenge when he signed up for Gaspar Noe's "Love," an explicit look at the romantic and sexual life of a couple shot featuing full nudity and actual intercourse. But at least Glusman has gotten over the idea that audience members who meet him are...

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 8:21pm

TIFF: Gaspar Noe hates circumcision, loves Michael Bay movies

Professionally provocative directorGaspar Noe has a knack for attention-grabbing filmmaking, and his latest, "Love," is sure to turn some heads. The sexually explicit 3D drama, which comes to the Toronto International Film Festival after premiering at Cannes, depicts the sexual history of a pair of...

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 4:07pm

TIFF in Conversation: Sky's Fabienne Berthaud and Diane Kruger

French director Fabienne Berthaud brings her third feature film, "Sky," to the Toronto International Film Festival, and like each of her previous entries it stars her favorite collaborator, Diane Kruger. We sat down to speak to Berthaud and Kruger about that relationship and what's next now that...

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 3:49pm

Next stop, Mars, according to NASA

"The Martian" offers a tantalizing — if harrowing — glimpse into what the future of space exploration for hold, but how close are we really to commencing manned missions to the red planet? NASA's Planetary Science Division Director,Dr. Jim Green, lays out what it will really take for us to get our...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 5:33pm

Jay Roach: Hysteria repeats itself

Director Jay Roach goes inside a dark patch of Hollywood history with "Trumbo," chronicling the persecution of Dalton Trumbo (Bryan Cranston) and the rest of the Hollywood 10 that kicked off the blacklist amid anti-Communist hysteria stoked by the House Un-American Activities Committee. But that...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 5:15pm

Elizabeth Olsen shoots down those pesky Tom Hiddleston dating rumors

All right, everybody, move along. Nothing to see here with this whole Elizabeth Olsen dating Tom Hiddleston thing. They've been weathering speculation about just how close they are all summer, and the film in which they play husband and wife, "I Saw the Light," just debuted at the Toronto...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 2:29pm

Don't worry, Liam Hemsworth doesn't mind a little objectification

Being the romantic lead in a film comes with certain obligations, but Liam Hemsworth is up to the task of being a little objectified. A pivotal scene in "The Dressmaker" — which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival this week — involves the Australian "Hunger Games" star removing...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 11:41am

Rom-com fight: Rob Reiner is surprisingly anti-Amy Schumer

Rob Reiner is having a pretty great time at the Toronto International Film Festival, between debuting his most personal film to date, "Being Charlie," and teaming with Jason Reitman for a special live-reading of "The Princess Bride" for festival audiences. But that doesn't mean he can't be a grouch...

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 5:50pm