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Tilda Swinton in a poster for "Snowpiercer"

Is That Snaggletoothed Bureaucrat Really Tilda Swinton?

By Fred Topel | Jul 8
When Tilda Swinton read the script to "Snowpiercer," she didn’t see a role she could play. Some creative brainstorming with the film’s director led the British actor to come up with one of her most original creations to date.

Eric Bana in "Deliver Us From Evil"

Eric Bana :: Immersed in ’Evil’ for Latest Film

By Fred Topel | Jul 7
In the new thriller "Deliver Us From Evil," Aussie hunk Eric Bana plays a Bronx cop immersed in occult crimes. That they are taken from real life added a dimension to Bana’s performance.

Lewis J. Stadlen, Cady Huffman, Nathan Lane, and Jonny Orsini in a scene from Lincoln Center Theater’s production of ’The Nance’

Nathan Lane Stars In 1930s Gay Drama ’The Nance’

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 4
In Douglas Carter Beane’s acclaimed new play Nathan Lane plays Chauncey Miles, who plays a variety of "nance" characters in a low rent burlesque house in late 1930s New York City.

Melissa McCarthy in "Tammy"

Melissa McCarthy Stays True to ’Tammy’

By Fred Topel | Jul 2
"Tammy" is a project close to Melissa McCarthy’s heart: it came in a dream of her husband’s, he directed it, and she co-wrote and stars in this comedy about a lovable loser’s quest for personal fulfillment.

Summer Movie Preview

By Mike Halterman | Jun 28
There’s nothing like wasting away a hot day with a good flick -- so here are profiles of 14 new releases that will be screened at theaters in the coming months.

Jack Reynor and Nicola Peltz in "Transformers: Age of Extinction"

New Kids on the ’Transformers’ Block

By Sean Au | Jun 26
The latest "Transformers" is said to be the biggest to date. It also features a new cast led by Mark Wahlberg & newcomers Nicola Peltz & Jack Reynor. EDGE sat down with up-and-coming stars Peltz & Reynor about the film.

A snapshot of Alex & Ali from the 1970s

’Alex & Ali’ :: New Doc On Relationship Divided by Decades, Politics, Culture

By Kevin Langson | Jun 25
Alex & Arl began a relationship nearly 50 years ago in Iran; but politics separated them. A new film (made by Alex’s nephew) follows their reunion 35 years after not seeing each other. EDGE spoke to the doc’s director Malachi Leopold about the film.

’The Foxy Merkins’ screens at BAM in Brooklyn

Foxy Merkins Pride Screening at BAM!

By Winnie McCroy | Jun 25
On the heels of a sold-out run at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival comes the New York City premiere of "The Foxy Merkins" on June 27 at BAMcinemaFest.

Ptown Film Fest - Friday Night Party :: June 20, 2014

Jun 23
Honorees, filmmakers, festival personnel and fans of the Ptown International Film Fest gathered on Friday night at the Firehouse Gallery. See who came out!

Ptown Film Fest - Opening Night Party :: June 18, 2014

Jun 22
Patricia Clarkson & John Waters were on hand for the opening party of the 2014 Provincetown International Film Festival at the Crown and Anchor on June 18. See who else was there.