James Spader is profiled in today’s Times. He plays the robot villain in Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron—but for me he’ll always be Graham Dalton, the all-too-human center of Steven Soderbergh’s sex, lies, and videotape. (Checking the release date… Continue reading ?
Good piece by Jackson Arn for Film Comment: These kinds of complaints are inevitable, but Soderbergh rises above them with his bold reimagining of Kubrick’s work. The new center of gravity in 2001.5, uniting the visceral and the coldly Kubrickian,...Show More Summary
The trilogy offers an abridged timeline of Soderbergh's stylistic evolution.
When Steven Soderbergh’s Magic Mike was released in the summer of 2012, it was widely seen as reflective of the precarious economic times: Watching good-looking, down-on-their-luck men like Mike (Channing Tatum) and his wide-eyed protégé...Show More Summary
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Mary Lynn Rajskub—best known for playing Chloe on 24—has signed on to Starz’s TV series adaptation of Steven Soderbergh’s The Girlfriend Experience. The original movie version starred porn star Sasha Grey as a woman who, essentially, gets paid to be someone’s girlfriend. Show More Summary
Steven Soderbergh’s new TV series, the medical period drama The Knick, seems like it should be proof of détente in the bogus yet heated conflict between television and movies. Soderbergh, a film director who in recent years has had...Show More Summary
Riley Keough is starring in the Starz anthology series. read more
He's "that guy" — the chest-baring club owner in Paul Thomas Anderson's "Boogie Nights," the undercover DEA agent in Steven Soderbergh's "Traffic," the recovering thug in Peter Segal's "Anger Management." Luis Guzmán, who has appeared in more than 70 films, is adding another...
Starz has cast Riley Keough as the lead for its original anthology series The Girlfriend Experience, inspired by the Steven Soderbergh film of the same name. Keough will star as Christine Reade, a law student who becomes intrigued when...Show More Summary
The Steven Soderbergh film is becoming a new 13-episode series on Starz The post Riley Keough to Headline The Girlfriend Experience appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Series From Steven Soderbergh, Philip Fleishman, Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz Explores a World Where Love Has a Price
He's legal now. This week around New York, pregnant Liv Tyler ate for two at Cipriani, while Steven Soderbergh and Clive Owen talked business at Hilo, and Nick Jonas autographed a couple of barrels of tequila at Añejo Tequileria y Resta. Show More Summary
Our first look at the July 1 release. Read the full article on AICN Here’s the first trailer for the MAGIC MIKE sequel which arrives on screens July 1. Steven Soderbergh, who helmed the first picture, does not reprise that task here...Show More Summary
Steven Soderbergh‘s Magic Mike was a thoughtful examination of the American Dream, but it was also a glorious celebration of glistening manflesh. While it remains to be seen if the Gregory Jacobs-directed sequel will be the former, the first teaser poster confirms it will definitely be the latter. Show More Summary
Steven Soderbergh’s 2012 film Magic Mike was such a phenomenon that it managed, if briefly, to make male strippers a “thing." So Magic Mike XXL is clearly one of this year’s most anticipated movie sequels. Now Channing Tatum has revealed the poster for the upcoming film via Instagram, and it's as beautifully unsubtle as Magic Mike itself. Show More Summary
Everyone, it seems, had an opinion about Woody Allen signing a deal recently with Amazon to produce a TV series for its video streaming service. Some praised Amazon for aligning with one of America’s most celebrated creative figures. Others worried about the fallout from sexual-abuse allegations levied by Allen’s daughter, Dylan Farrow, in 1993 that [...]Show More Summary
by Jonathan Blaustein Have you ever heard of Sasha Grey? Maybe? Maybe not. As it happens, she’s a young actress from California. I first saw her in Steven Soderbergh’s taut little film, “The Girlfriend Experience.” She is lithe, Sasha Grey, with long, fine dark hair, and oil-black eyes. Those eyes are world-weary like Scarlett Johansson’s, […]
By age 26, Steven Soderbergh had won the Palme d’Or at Cannes for his 1989 breakout indie drama Sex, Lies, and Videotape. In 2001 he reached new heights by directing the Ocean’s Eleven remake. Now in 2014, at age 52, he’s turned his attention to Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. Show More Summary
Last week, Steven Soderbergh offered his own cut of 2001: A Space Odyssey in a much more complete fashion than he did with either Raiders of the Lost Ark or Psycho. He didn’t merely provide a navel-gazing soundtrack to a black-and-whitified...Show More Summary
First off, I should say that I absolutely love the idea of people (especially experts) taking a classic movie and re-editing it. In the past, we've written about actor Topher Grace's apparently legendary re-edit of Episodes I, II and III of Star Wars into a single film. Show More Summary