Newsweek Conversations: ‘Stranger Things’ Star Matthew Modine On New Movie ‘Miss Virginia’

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People are freaking out over this viral deepfake iPhone app that puts your face in a movie clip in 8 seconds

Deepfake apps that let you insert your face into videos or photos, are nothing new, but a Chinese developer created an application for iPhone that lets you superimpose your face in clips in as little as 8 seconds. Called Zao, … Read more…

Joker Wants to Be a Movie About the Emptiness of Our Culture. Instead, It’s a Prime — and Dangerous — Example of It

It’s official. With Joker, Joaquin Phoenix is a certified graduate of the Acme Academy of Dramatic Arts. You want acting? Come and get it. Skills on display include but are not limited to leering, jeering, airhorn-style blasts of laughter timed … Read more…

Jillian Bell on Going From ‘Fat Best Friend’ to Big-Time Movie Star in ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Getty Subscribe to The Last Laugh on Apple Podcasts When Jillian Bell’s manager sent her the script for Brittany Runs a Marathon, she told her client, “I know you’ve been looking for something different. I … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: Guillermo del Toro Casts Cate Blanchett for Next Project, First ‘1917’ Trailer and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Cate Blanchett to star in Nightmare Alley: Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is finally preparing his follow-up to The Shape of Water, … Read more…

Today in Movie Culture: ‘Fast & Furious’ Franchise Recap, ’Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Director and Actor Commentary and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Movie Franchise Recap of the Day This weekend sees the release of Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, a spin-off of the Fast & … Read more…

Today in Movie Culture: ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Easter Eggs, Quentin Tarantino Filmmaking Tips and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Easter Eggs of the Day As with any Quentin Tarantino movie, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is full of nods to other movies and … Read more…