Articles of Note

ESSAYS

70s Films That Time Forgot — Collider

Why the Coen Brothers Are Our Most American Filmmakers — Collider

‘Southland Tales': You’ve Never Been More Prepared to See This Film Than Right Now — Collider

Why ‘Jessica Jones’ and ‘Spotlight’ Are a Step Forward for Victims of Abuse — Collider

How Women Broke Free from Men in 2015 — Collider

How ‘Snakes on a Plane’ Proves Hollywood Should Listen to Their Talent, Not the Internet — Collider

'Bring it On' 15 Years Later: Where Have All the Cheery Teen Movies Gone? — Collider

Could Jaume Collet-Serra Become the Paul Verhoeven of Modern Thrillers? — Collider

‘Showgirls’ at 20: It’s Not Satire; It’s Old-School, Misanthropic Paul Verhoeven — Collider

‘Bottle Rocket’ at 20: Can Wes Anderson Go Home Again? — Collider

‘Civil War’ Made Some of the Same Mistakes as ‘Batman v Superman’—It Just Made Them Less Obvious — Collider

 

FEATURES
‘Café Society': Kristen Stewart Describes Working with Woody Allen, Being Booed at Cannes — Collider; subject: Kristen Stewart

Salem Then and Now: How Real-Life Horrors Inspired ‘The Witch’ — Collider; subjects: Robert Eggers, Anya Taylor-Joy and witch historians.

Todd Haynes on Why He Cast Rooney Mara in ‘Carol’, Working from Someone Else’s Script — Collider; subject: Todd Haynes

Turnt Up, Still Down – Flaunt magazine (print); subject: Wiz Khalifa

History Will Be Kind to Me For I Intend To Write It – Flaunt magazine (print); subject: Jesse Rogg, LA studio/event space Mack Sennett Studios

Scar Tissue: Xavier Dolan 
– MovieMaker magazine (print); subject: Xavier Dolan, director of 'Mommy'

10 Years Later: 'Saved!' – CraveOnline; subject: Sandy Stern, producer of “Saved!”

Bury Me in the Arms of Lady Blue – Flaunt magazine (print); subject: Erika Strömqvist, fashion designer

No One Will Be Disappointed with the 'Breaking Bad' Finale – The Huffington Post; subject: Thomas Gulebic, music supervisor of “Breaking Bad”

The Dirty Laundry of 'Blue is the Warmest Color' – The Huffington Post; subjects: director Abdellatif Kechiche and stars Lea Seydoux and Adele Exarchopoulos

COLUMNS/LISTS:

Best 80s Movies That Time Forgot — Collider

Best Horror Movies of the 60s — Collider

Weekly Series: Best Movie Ever – CraveOnline

Brian’s Top 10 Films of 2015, 2016 — Collider

Telluride Film Festival Diary #1, #2 — Collider

The 12 Most Painful Oscar Snubs of 2015 
– Complex

Growing Up 'Clueless': How the Teen Classic Helped the Complex Staff Blossom into Betty's — Complex

2014 Year in Review: Top 14 Films, Best Posters; Sexiest Movie of 2014, Best Sequel of 2014; Best New Film Franchise; and Best Actresses of 2014 – CraveOnline

The 20th Anniversary ‘Speed’ Tour: Get Off the Bus! – CraveOnline

The Cinematic Constitution of the United States of America – CraveOnline

'Mad Men' Finale Roundtable — Collider

12 Actors and the Roles That Changed Their Careers  – Complex

10 Tech CEO's Who Are Changing the Face of Philanthropy 
– Complex

Cannes 2015: Preview — Collider

What Do We Want from ‘Skull Island’?CraveOnline

The Other Oscars: Best Cinematography – CraveOnline

The Other Oscars: Best Production Design – CraveOnline

10 Up-and-Coming Directors With Franchise Potential – Complex

18 Game-Changing Trailers – CraveOnline

Violence in Cinema: 'The Act of Killing'/'Only God Forgives' – The Huffington Post
What Happened to the Comedy Stars of the 80s/90s?  
– CraveOnline

2013 Year in Review: Best FilmsBest Performances and Most Underrated – CraveOnline

2012 Year in Review – The Huffington Post

REVIEWS
ALL: Rotten Tomatoes/Brian Formo

'Carol' — Collider
'Arrival— Collider
'Moonlight' — Collider
'Hell or High Water' — Collider

'Under the Skin' – CraveOnline
'La La Land' — Collider

'Magic Mike XXL' — IGN
'Straight Outta Compton' — IGN
'Paper Towns' — IGN
'The Wolf of Wall Street' – CraveOnline
'Dumb and Dumber To' – CraveOnline
'The Diary of a Teenage Girl' — Collider
'Clouds of Sils Maria' – Complex
'The Wind Rises' – CraveOnline
'Maps to the Stars' — IGN
'Inherent Vice' (AFI) – Complex
'A Most Violent Year'  – Complex
'The Theory of Everything' (TIFF) – CraveOnline
'The Imitation Game' (TIFF) – CraveOnline

'Her' (AFI) – CraveOnline
'Behind the Candelabra' – The Huffington Post
'The Bling Ring' – The Huffington Post

complete archives: 
Collider/Brian FormoRotten Tomatoes/Brian FormoCraveOnline/Brian Formo, Complex/BrianFormo 
Flaunt magazine/Brian FormoThe Huffington Post/Brian Formo

NEWS
Curtis Hanson, R.I.P. 
— Collider
Six Months After Protest, Very Few Answers for LA Visual Effects Work – The Huffington Post
With Another $64 Million at the Box Office 'American Sniper' is About to Become the Highest-Grossing War Movie EVER – Complex
'Celebrity Apprentice' Makes Viewers Squirm When Judges Belittle Keshia Night Pulliam For Not Calling Bill Cosby – Complex
Richard Sherman Mocks NFL Media Fines at Presser – CraveOnline
'The Hateful Eight': Quentin Tarantino’s Staged Reading Shows Promise, Problems – CraveOnline
Pee-wee Returns! With Judd Apatow! For a New Movie For Netflix! – Complex
Theater Chains' Nightmare at Christmas: "The Interview" Makes $15 Million in Digital Rentals – Complex
A Rundown of Mark Wahlberg's Violent Past. At Stake? A Fast Food Empire  – Complex
Wearing a Hoodie in Oklahoma Could Become a Crime – Complex
Mothra, Rodan and King Ghidorah Confirmed for ‘Godzilla 2’ (Comic-Con) – CraveOnline
Is Joaquin Phoenix Doctor Strange? (Comic-Con) – CraveOnline
‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Announced and Dated (Comic-Con) – CraveOnline
‘Spider-Man 3’ Pushed to 2018 – CraveOnline
Beyonce Assists the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer – CraveOnline
Patton Oswalt: There Could Be "Hundreds" of Bill Cosby Rape Victims  – Complex
Details from the ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Trailer (Comic-Con) – CraveOnline
Steven Spielberg Reteams with 'E.T.' Screenwriter For 'The BFG' – CraveOnline

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