A journalist recalls his fateful encounter with Hollywood's most tragic comedy director
French-film festival delivers the goods
How De Toth’s noir prefigured the era of the antihero
Don Siegel’s pockmarked and picaresque career
Hard-boiled Hostage is bracing pulp fiction.
Screenwriter David Ayer's "hard, miserable, lonely" path to the big paycheck
A virtual roundtable with three American filmmakers of an extremely rare vintage
French cinema battles Hollywood’s global movie offensive