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American Remakes of Foreign Films That Are Actually Good

American Remakes of Foreign Films That Are Actually Good

When America gets its hands on a notable, acclaimed, or even obscure foreign film for an English-language, celebrity-filled remake, it’s usually not so good. It’s part of why initial reports of the

Inside Ski Comedy ‘Downhill’ With the Stars, Writers and Directors

“We just ran it like a play,” director Nat Faxon tells Observer of the film's pivotal scene.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell’s ‘Downhill’ Is Worse Than Stale Popcorn

It doesn't have a clue about what kind of movie it wants to be.

Downhill Is an Uphill Slog That Doesn’t Justify Its Remake of the Darker, Subtler Force Majeure

'Downhill' will make you understand that marriage is very, very complicated, too complicated to explore, really, so why even bother?

Downhill Is an Uphill Slog That Doesn’t Justify Its Remake of the Darker, Subtler Force Majeure

'Downhill' will make you understand that marriage is very, very complicated, too complicated to explore, really, so why even bother?
Box Office: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Speeds to $3 Million on Thursday Night

Box Office: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Speeds to $3 Million on Thursday Night

“Sonic the Hedgehog” raced to a solid $3 million at 3,150 North American locations on Thursday night. Meanwhile, Universal’s romantic drama “The Photograph” grossed $650,000 in previews from 2,250
Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell Talk Balancing Drama & Comedy in ‘Downhill’

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell Talk Balancing Drama & Comedy in ‘Downhill’

“Downhill” feels a lot like it should be a comedy. It looks like one, for starters. It stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the most lauded comedic actress on American television, and Will Ferrell, the
Why Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell Teamed Up for ‘Downhill’

Why Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell Teamed Up for ‘Downhill’

“We were really hoping that they would invite us to be here. We thought it was a great way for the film to launch,” Julia Louis-Dreyfus said, reflecting on why she was excited for her latest film,
‘Downhill’ Review: An Unnecessary Remake of ‘Force Majeure’ with a Strong JLD Performance | Sundance 2020

‘Downhill’ Review: An Unnecessary Remake of ‘Force Majeure’ with a Strong JLD Performance | Sundance 2020

I don't like reviewing movies like Downhill. They're not great; they're not terrible. They're just resoundingly mediocre and struggle to make the case for their own existence. The adaptation from
‘Downhill’: Film Review

‘Downhill’: Film Review

Pete (Will Ferrell) and Billie (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) are a prosperous American couple who’ve taken their two sons on a ski vacation to the Alps. Are they having fun yet? That’s a question that hovers
Will Ferrell's 'Downhill' is like a feature-length AITA post

Will Ferrell's 'Downhill' is like a feature-length AITA post

Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Downhill isn't based on a true story — it's an English-language remake of the 2014 Swedish dramedy Force Majeure. If you've spent any time at all browsing
The 55 Most Anticipated Movies of 2020

The 55 Most Anticipated Movies of 2020

I hope you're ready for a big year at the movies (or big but more comfortably dress year on your couch, if you're a streaming devotee.) With a new decade upon us, 2020 is shaping up to be a
Inside Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Five-Year Climb to Existential Sundance Drama ‘Downhill’

Inside Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Five-Year Climb to Existential Sundance Drama ‘Downhill’

An avalanche isn’t the most desirable image to show packed movie houses at the base of a mountain in Utah, but it’s used to great effect in “Downhill,” an American riff on the Ruben Ostlund film
First Trailer for ‘Downhill’ Finds Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the Vacation from Hell

First Trailer for ‘Downhill’ Finds Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the Vacation from Hell

Fox Searchlight has released the first Downhill trailer for the upcoming American remake of the critically acclaimed Swedish comedy Force Majeure. This version of the story stars Will Ferrell and
Sundance 2020 Feature Lineup Includes Ben Affleck, Anthony Hopkins, Tessa Thompson and Many More

Sundance 2020 Feature Lineup Includes Ben Affleck, Anthony Hopkins, Tessa Thompson and Many More

Film-loving skiers rejoice, the 2020 Sundance Film Festival is on the way! Today, the 118 feature films (documentaries included) to be screened in Utah in January were announced. These 118 were
Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus Comedy ‘Downhill’ Sliding into Theaters on Valentine’s Day

Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus Comedy ‘Downhill’ Sliding into Theaters on Valentine’s Day

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one you love than watching a married couple at each other’s throats, teetering on the precipice of a split? Fox Searchlight announced today that
Lonely Mountains Goes From Good To Great Once You Bike Off The Beaten Path

Lonely Mountains Goes From Good To Great Once You Bike Off The Beaten Path

There are trails to follow in Lonely Mountains: Downhill, the thrilling mountain biking game from developer Megagon Industries, clear paths indicating the safest route from start to finish. Learning