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Jennifer Jason Leigh

  1. Matthew McConaughey and Son Make the Best of Things in White Boy Rick TrailerThe trailer makes having your teenage son become a drug informant for the FBI look like one hell of a party.
  2. outrage calibration
    How Mad Should I Be About the Whitewashing in Annihilation?Oh, and remember Ex Machina?
  3. Let’s Talk About the Ending of AnnihilationWhat in the Shimmer is going on at the end of the film?
  4. Annihilation Is Flawed, But Unforgettably Mind-BendingAlex Garland’s searingly personal variation on Jeff VanderMeer’s novel has structure issues, but the ending knocks it out of the park.
  5. controversies
    Annihilation Director on Whitewashing: There Was ‘Nothing Cynical’ About CastingThe characters were given no racial designations in the book his movie is based on.
  6. Natalie Portman Acknowledges Annihilation Whitewashing is ‘Problematic’Portman and co-star Jennifer Jason Leigh say they only learned about their characters’s races after recent whitewashing accusations.
  7. white washing
    Annihilation Director Alex Garland Called Out for Reported WhitewashingAsian-American media group MANAA criticizes the film for casting white actresses as mixed-raced characters.
  8. trailer mix
    Showtime’s Patrick Melrose Trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch Hates Being Lucid!What a great cast.
  9. festival of disruption 2017
    Tim Roth Texted David Lynch Relentlessly Until He Got More Twin Peaks ScenesPersistence.
  10. Natalie Portman Ventures Into Spooky Rainbow Smog in First Annihilation TrailerWritten and directed by Ex Machina’s Alex Garland.
  11. the industry
    Netflix’s New Show Atypical Will Feature an Autistic Lead CharacterActor Keir Gilchrist will play Sam.
  12. Netflix Orders ‘Atypical’ Comedy Starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir […]Netflix just ordered a new family comedy to its roster. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has ordered eight episodes […]
  13. r.i.p.
    Barbara Turner, Screenwriter and Mother of Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dead at 79She penned Pollock, Georgia, and Petulia.
  14. guitars
    Jennifer Jason Leigh Mourns Her Dearly Departed Hateful Eight GuitarShe was “quite in love” with the guitar and is “heartbroken” over its demise.
  15. casting couch
    Revenge Casts Jennifer Jason LeighAs Emily/Amanda’s mother.
  16. movies
    Sean Penn Will Participate in Fast Times at Ridgemont High ReunionNo Phoebe Cates or Jennifer Jason Leigh, though.
  17. theater review
    A Cramped and Muted House of Blue LeavesLike its principal characters played by Ben Stiller, Edie Falco, and Jennifer Jason Leigh, this John Guare revival feels, for all its determination, caged in its own dreamworld.
  18. breakups
    Jennifer Jason Leigh and Noah Baumbach DivorcingIt’s a wrap after five years of marriage.
  19. vulture lists
    7 Coen Brothers Idiot Movies, RankedWhere does ‘Burn After Reading’ fall on the register of the Coens’ comedies of buffoonery?
  20. the industry
    Meet ‘Terminator’ Star Sam Worthington, James Cameron’s Shia LaBeoufPlus … Pirahna in 3-D! Oh, and the Police.
  21. kudos
    Who Got Snubbed by the Golden Globes?Who saw their gold-plated dream crumble into dust this morning in the hands of Hayden Panetierre?
  22. the best part
    ‘Margot at the Wedding’ Makes Hollywood’s First Williamsburg Joke!We’ll review Margot at the Wedding later. For now, let’s just note that there’s one line that will bring down the house at the Sunshine Cinemas.
  23. trailer mix
    Baumbach Is BackLike a blizzard in June, this unseasonable trailer stars no aliens, zombies, or superheroes. Instead, it announces upcoming Baumbach’s fall-film-fest-friendly feature, Margot at the Wedding. (See ya at the NY Film Fest!). And, yes, he’s back to strained family dynamics: two sisters (Nicole Kidman and Baumbach’s partner Jennifer Jason Leigh), one lovable-loser fiancé (Jack Black), and one floppy-haired son who has a Graduate-esque moment at the bottom of a pool.