Movie News & Reviews

How fear and ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ convinced Ray Romano to star in Netflix’s ‘Paddleton’

"Paddleton" is the story of two men who really have only each other. Neighbors in a nondescript apartment complex, they both have unfulfilling, dead-end jobs, seemingly no other friends or relations and spend much of their time together, watching kung-fu movies, eating pizza and playing a game of their own invention called "Paddleton." It's all provisional, perhaps, but it works. Then one of them is given a diagnosis of terminal cancer.

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One director’s return to form: ‘Never Look Away’ puts Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck back in Oscar’s graces.

As tall as his name is long, with a baby face crowned with a thick shock of curly hair, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck folded his 6-foot-9 body awkwardly into a chair in a Santa Monica Mexican restaurant on a warm late-January afternoon. The German filmmaker had just flown in from New York, where he was promoting his latest film, "Never Look Away," and his back was aching from contorting himself into an airline seat. But he wasn't complaining.

Look: Beyonce and Jay-Z on stage at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia

DJ Khaled, Chloe X Halle, and Beyonce and Jay-Z perform on the 'On The Run II' tour at Williams-Brice Stadium on August 21, 2018 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Professional photos by Raven Varona & Andrew White/Parkwood/PictureGroup)