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Upcoming Film Dope Features Virtually Everyone We Love, from A$AP to Zoe

I mean, you had us at  A$AP Rocky, Zoe Kravitz, The Grand Budapest Hotel's Tony Revolori and Workaholics' Blake Anderson. But there's some genuinely exciting stuff in the first full-on trailer for Dope -- the story of a… Read Full Story
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Magic Mike XXL Update: There's Less Plot, More Penis Pills

In a recent Entertainment Weekly interview, Magic Mike star Channing Tatum reveals there is "no plot" for the anticipated sequel, Magic Mike: XXL. Instead, it'll just be "a bunch of naked dudes sitting around during dude stuff,"… Read Full Story
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Tig Notaro On Her New Road-Trip Comedy Special and the Birds and the Bees

Photo by Ruthie Wyatt.Comedian Tig Notaro is in the right profession. The 44-year-old Mississippian-turned-Angeleno famously delivered a set at Largo in 2012 in which she revealed she'd been diagnosed with breast cancer, her mom had… Read Full Story
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Tribeca Film Festival Preview: 5 Movies to See

There's a kind of brain freeze that goes with trying to catch up with all the narrative and documentary films at this year's Tribeca Film Festival. And closing with the 25th anniversary of Martin… Read Full Story
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Watch the Trailer for the New SNL Doc

On the heels of its 40th anniversary, Saturday Night Live has a new documentary, Live From New York!, which will make its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival. Today we get the trailer's release,… Read Full Story
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Dreams Do Come True: Mariah Carey Is Making a Christmas Movie

Mariah Carey's acting career has been touch and go at best (Precious: Yes; Glitter: Hell no) but she could monotonously read lines off a cue card for 90 minutes and we'd still want to see… Read Full Story
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"It Gets Your Blood Boiling": Max Irons On His New Movie, The Riot Club

[Photo by Joe Schildhorn/BFAnyc.com]Trigger warning: The Riot Club might make you want to scream and rip your hair out. In a good way. The new movie, directed by Lone Scherfig and based on Laura Wade's… Read Full Story
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Here's the Haunting First Trailer for the Amy Winehouse Documentary

Last month it was announced that an Amy Winehouse documentary was in the works and today we get to see the first teaser trailer for the film. And, unsurprisingly, it's heartrending. The 90-second clip… Read Full Story
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The Must-See Movies In April

From a sci-fi thriller to a documentary on the life of a fashion legend, PAPER's Dennis Dermody rounds up the must-see films this month.Clouds Of Sils MariaJuliette Binoche is just sensational as the international film… Read Full Story

Watch Iris Apfel Flirt With Kanye West In This Exclusive New Clip from "Iris"

93-year-old fashion iconoclast Iris Apfel is the subject of a fantastic upcoming documentary by the legendary late filmmaker Albert Maysles, and Paper is excited to premiere this exclusive new clip from the film. Here… Read Full Story

The 10 Best Brain-Scarring Sex Scenes In Movie History

The late great exploitation produce Dave Friedman said it best: "After Mr. Edison made those tin-types gallop, it wasn't but two days later that some enterprising guy had his girlfriend take her clothes off (for… Read Full Story
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Here's Cara Delevingne in the New "Paper Towns" Trailer

Cara Delevingne clearly lives on the edge -- anyone who tries to pull out Naomi Campbell's weave does it knowing they might be dissolved from this earth -- and that wildness is echoed in… Read Full Story
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There's an Amy Winehouse Documentary on the Way

A new documentary on the rocky life of Amy Winehouse is in the works. Directed by British filmmaker Asif Kapadia, Amy will be released in the UK on July 7th and, fingers crossed, will get a… Read Full Story
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Three Movies to See at New Directors/New Films Festival

A great treat this time of year is the Museum Of Modern Art and the Film Society Of Lincoln Center's expansive film festival featuring daring new films. This year is no exception and here are… Read Full Story
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John Waters on Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous Is Amazing

Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, a pre-Cribs, celebrities-at-home series which aired from 1985 to 1994, was about as garish and camp as you could get. John Waters, therefore, was a shoo-in for a… Read Full Story
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Watch the Delightful New Trailer For Iris Apfel Doc, Iris

In a 2011 interview Paper did with director Albert Maysles, who passed away last week at the age of 88, the documentary filmmaker behind seminal cinema verite works including Grey Gardens and Gimme Shelter… Read Full Story
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Emoji Sirens: A Rihanna Documentary is Coming

Photo via Billy Farrell/BFAnyc.comOur foremost bad gal is finally getting the royal documentary treatment she deserves. Deadline reports that filmmaker Peter Berg will produce a feature length documentary that focuses on Rihanna's ascent from milquetoast… Read Full Story
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Damian Szifron on God, Violence and His Batshit Masterpiece Wild Tales

If there were an Oscar for Most Cathartic Motion Picture, Damián Szifrón's Wild Tales, whose six vignettes have induced cringing, choked laughing and, on the festival circuit last year, rapturous closing-credits cheering, would win fists-down.… Read Full Story
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Genesis P-Orridge Is Preaching the Gospel of Voodoo

Still from Bight of the Twin.When we think of Voodoo, pin-pricked dolls and face-painted men in top hats shaking a stick might come to mind. But now, thanks to an unlikely disciple, the truth about… Read Full Story
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Albert Maysles On His New Projects, Making His "Dream Movie" and Grey Gardens

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Photo by Paul Porter/BFAnyc.com3/6/15: We at Paper were saddened to hear of the death of pioneering documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles today. In celebration of his life and work, which included the seminal Grey Gardens, we're… Read Full Story