A movie about two pivotal moments in the career and personal life of the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson. Paul Dano plays a young Wilson as he sets out to create Pet Sounds, while John Cusack is an older Wilson trying to piece his life together in the 80s.
A look at how Akira Kurosawa prevented scenes with limited character movement from becoming boring. Kurosawa made actors and props form shapes, making them visually appealing while reinforcing the emotions in the scene.
David Cronenberg (Scanners, The Fly, A History of Violence) presents a dark drama set in Hollywood. A girl with burn scars becomes an aging star’s assistant, setting off a destructive series of events in her desire to be loved.