The first time I saw Patricia Clarkson onscreen was in her feature film debut in Brian De Palma's 1987 crime epic The Untouchables. The subsequent decades have seen the hugely talented Clarkson rack up a truly impressive list of credits...Show More Summary
Director Brian De Palma has always been a polarizing figure in film, often times drawing as many scathing critiques as he has mentions of effusive praise. One thing his detractors and fans alike agree upon is that there are certain recurring elements, themes, and motifs in his works that pop up. Show More Summary
Brian De Palma (Scarface, The Untouchables, Carlito’s Way) will receive the Venice Film Festival’s Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker 2015 Award. The award, to be presented September 9, is dedicated to filmmakers who have made an outstanding contribution to cinema over the years. Show More Summary
Brian de Palma, John Woo, J.J. Abrams, Brad Bird, and Christopher McQuarrie. All directors of a Mission: Impossible movie. They have so much to teach us.
A frank discussion and meandering free-association about baseball's annual week of hyperspeed commerce, the Dodgers acquiring every active MLB player, and Brian De Palma.
Brian De Palma‘s first Mission: Impossible film wasn’t packed with action setpieces — there are only three, really, but those three are all top-tier action filmmaking, and one of those three defined the series for years to come. In the...Show More Summary
Mention Mission: Impossible and there's a good chance you'll flash on that image of Tom Cruise suspended over a computer terminal, trying not to trip an alarm But unless you've recently watched Brian De Palma's 1996 first entry in the...Show More Summary
Photographer: Philipp Buhl Capture Date: March 18, 2014 Location: Chaves, Portugal About: The sheltered bays, dramatic coastlines of the West, and the tranquil calas and coves of the East make Mallorca a gorgeous place to spend time on a boat in the Mediterranean. During the summer months, beginners can not only take advantage of the […]
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: It’s Siblings Week at The A.V. Club, so we’re recommending movies about sisters. Sisters (1973) These days, it’s difficult to discuss Brian De Palma without mentioning Hitchcock. Show More Summary
Zamakona Yards Group’s Repnaval completes work on its slipway capacity expansion The shipyard in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Repnaval. SA, belonging to the
Last week, Spanish Princess Cristina de Borbon was stripped of her title as the Duchess of Palma de Mallorca as she awaits trial amid tax fraud charges. The princess and her husband are accused of using a sports charity to embezzle 6 million euros ($6.75 million) during the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. Show More Summary
The Spanish monarchy has announced that King Felipe VI of Spain has removed the title of "Duchess of Palma de Mallorca" from his sister, Princess Cristina, who faces criminal charges of tax evasion.
King Felipe VI strips his sister of her title as Duchess of Palma de Mallorca as she awaits trial for tax fraud.
In a plan to increase his distance from his sister, King Felipe VI of Spain officially stripped Princess Cristina of her title as Duchess of Palma de Mallorca amid her tax fraud scandal. Cristina received the title in 1997 from her father. Show More Summary
The King of Spain Felipe VI stripped his sister Infanta Cristina of her title of Duchess of Palma de Mallorca, the palace said in a statement.
Spread out across a volcanic peak in the Canary Islands is the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory which holds the second best spot to gaze at the stars in the Northern Hemisphere, as well as the largest single-aperture telescope. The...Show More Summary
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to Silencio, the Pedro Almodóvar-helmed film from El Deseo. Starring Adriana Ugarte, Emma Suárez, Daniel Grao, Dario Grandinetti, Inma Cuesta, Michelle Jenner, Rossy de Palma, Silencio charts the life of Julieta (played by Suarez and Ugarte) from 1985 to the present day. Show More Summary
MADRID (AP) — The prosecutor has called on a judge to slash the 2.7 million-euro ($3.1 million) bail set for Spain's Princess Cristina while she awaits trial for tax fraud. A Palma de Mallorca court said prosecutor Pedro Horrach filed the petition Tuesday but gave no further details. Show More Summary
In an obvious and commendable sense, Tiller Russell’s riveting feature “The Seven Five” can suggest a mash-up of other works concerning crime in the modern era, movies as diversely powerful as Scorsese’s “GoodFellas,” De Palma’s “Scarface,”...Show More Summary
The panel of silver screen celebrities will select the international festival’s prize winning films.