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Brian De Palma

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  • 'The Tribe' an unusual, powerful look at criminality

    'The Tribe' an unusual, powerful look at criminality
    There's nothing like "The Tribe," the astounding debut feature from Ukrainian writer-director Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy about a mob operating within a crumbling school for the deaf. One need not read it as a metaphor for the director's homeland to...
  • While society grapples with pronouns, transgenders fight for acceptance

    While society grapples with pronouns, transgenders fight for acceptance
    Keeping the pronouns straight. In my experience, that's the hardest part of adjusting to a friend's sex-change operation. My experience in this case consists of working in the same newsroom as Ridgely Hunt, an award-winning war correspondent for the...
  • Sissy Spacek adjusting to intensity of work on Netflix's 'Bloodline'

    Sissy Spacek adjusting to intensity of work on Netflix's 'Bloodline'
    Sissy Spacek remembers the kaleidoscope of emotions she felt when she earned her first lead actress Oscar nomination as the tormented telekinetic teen in Brian De Palma's 1976 horror film, "Carrie." "I was so excited when I got nominated," said Spacek....
  • Pepe Serna's onetime Eagle Rock home ready to cast a new owner

    Pepe Serna's onetime Eagle Rock home ready to cast a new owner
    The onetime Eagle Rock home of prolific actor Pepe Serna and his wife, Diane, has come on the market for the first time in nearly two decades. Serna, known for his role in the grisly chainsaw scene from Brian De Palma’s 1983 film “Scarface,&...
  • 'Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation' trailer: Tom Cruise takes flight

    Tom Cruise and his super-spy friends may have met their match in the first trailer for "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation," the fifth installment of the $2-billion franchise. Set for release July 31 from Paramount Pictures, "Rogue Nation" finds Cruise,...
  • After 45 years, Pepe Serna is finally a leading man

    After 45 years, Pepe Serna is finally a leading man
    Pepe Serna arrives carrying a big bag. Inside is a treasured bit of movie history: his prop arm from Brian De Palma's 1983 gangster masterpiece "Scarface." Though he's been in some 100 films, Serna is best known as Angel, Tony Montana's (Al Pacino)...
  • 'Scarface' remake says hello to 'Straight Outta Compton' screenwriter

    Universal Pictures' "Scarface" remake has recruited screenwriter Jonathan Herman. After working on the studio's N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton," Herman has come aboard to rewrite a new take on the gangster tale made famous by Al Pacino and...
  • Kevin Costner llega a los 60 con otro ímpetu

    Kevin Costner llega a los 60 con otro ímpetu
    MADRID - A lo largo de su carrera ha conocido las mieles del éxito y las hieles del fracaso, ha sido uno de los hombres más guapos del mundo y tiene su propia banda de música. Ahora, con sesenta años que no aparenta, Kevin Costner vuelve con fuerza al...
  • Cooperation and creative versatility distinguish winning directors

    Cooperation and creative versatility distinguish winning directors
    A number of recent movies — including some of this year's top awards contenders — revive a decades-old debate about the type of director who shapes the most memorable films. In his famed 1962 essay, "Notes on the Auteur Theory," Andrew...
  • Rapper Tiny Doo charged; his album 'promoted' shootings, D.A. says

    Rapper Tiny Doo charged; his album 'promoted' shootings, D.A. says
    Among the 15 suspected San Diego street-gang members charged in a string of shootings is Brandon Duncan, an aspiring rap singer. Duncan, 33, who raps under the name Tiny Doo, is not accused of providing the guns or being present at the nine shootings...
  • Weekend preview: Miami Book Fair turns up the music

    Weekend preview: Miami Book Fair turns up the music
    This may be the weekend when life in South Florida is at its zenith: Not only do we get to blithely dismiss “the polar who-tex?” but we get to throw a little big-city culture around as the world’s great authors gather at the hearth of...