Jesse Plemons

‘Power of the Dog,’ ‘Dune’ Editors Weave Tension Into Their Cuts

“The Power of the Dog” editor Peter Sciberras was drawn to the psychological tension woven into Jane Campion’s script. That tension underlined the relationship between the Burbank brothers…

Why ‘As We See It’ is ‘personal’ for creator Jason Katims

Creator Jason Katims is best-known for “Friday Night Lights” and “Parenthood.” But he said his latest drama series, “As We See It,” is personal. It’s based on the 2018 Israeli series “On the Spectrum.”  “I have a son who is on the spectrum,” Katims, 61, told The Post. “A few years ago, before I started…

Tales from the Awards Circuit: Highlights of a Return to Live Events

In the past year, thanks to vaccines and an abundance of caution, in-person events began to resume throughout the season. It began with Emmy FYC panels, usually filled…

What ‘Don’t Look Up’ and ‘House of Gucci’s’ Robust BAFTA Hauls Say About the Oscar Race

With SAG Awards nominations and now the BAFTA longlist, two critical groups that overlap with Oscar membership have weighed in on the awards season. First, not to be confused…

‘Power of the Dog’ Star Jesse Plemons Reveals the Time Benedict Cumberbatch’s Method Acting ‘Pissed Me Off’

Jesse Plemons says Benedict Cumberbatch’s Method acting as the gruff Phil Burbank while shooting “The Power of the Dog” definitely intensified their on-camera dynamic. “It creates a mood,”…

2022 SAG Awards Film Predictions: Is Lady Gaga’s Performance in ‘House of Gucci’ Still a Lock for Best Actress?

We’re in the final days of Screen Actors Guild Awards voting, and the nominating committee members are watching screeners and making their selections of their acting peers. Some…

From ‘West Side Story’ to ‘Squid Game,’ an Analysis of the 2022 Critics Choice Awards Ballot

The members of the Broadcast Film Journalists Assn. (BFJA) and Broadcast Television Journalists Assn. (BTJA), who vote for the annual Critics Choice Awards in their respective media, always…

Susanna Moore on Jane Campion’s Complex Cowboy in ‘Power of the Dog’

For Variety‘s Writers on Writers, Susanna Moore pens a tribute to “Power of the Dog” (screenplay by Jane Campion). Jane Campion’s film “The Power of the Dog” is…

Ahead of ‘Love & Death’ Debut, Texas Monthly Enters Three-Year Development Pact With HBO and HBO Max

Texas Monthly has entered a three-year, first-look development pact with HBO and HBO Max ahead of the debut of the limited series “Love & Death,” inspired by the…

How ‘Belfast,’ ‘CODA’ and Other Ensemble Films Built Their Families

Filmmaking involves creating illusions. From massive CGI-driven battle sequences between interstellar armadas to historically accurate art direction from any and all moments of humanity’s history, the trick is…

Netflix Top 10: Sandra Bullock’s Comeback Film Hits No. 1, ‘Money Heist’ Continues to Dominate

Sandra Bullock is back on Netflix, and this time, it isn’t blindfolded in a post-apocalyptic horror (a la 2018’s “Bird Box”). Her latest feature flick on the streamer,…

TV Ratings: Dwayne Johnson Is Up Against Himself on Different Streamers

Viewers are raving for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, as two of his starring feature vehicles — Netflix’s “Red Notice” and Disney Plus’ “Jungle Cruise” — topped Nielsen’s Top…