Bad Times at the El Royale

Drew Goddard's 'Bad Times at the El Royale' First Look Photos Are Quite Good

Drew Goddard's 'Bad Times at the El Royale' First Look Photos Are Quite Good

Drew Goddard calls Bad Times at the El Royale a “love letter to ’60s film noir and crime fiction" and we are totally here for it. — When you’ve had a successful career writing for J.J. Abrams, Damon Lindelof, and Josh Whedon AND your directorial feature happens to be 2012’s splatter fest The Cabin in the Woods - you better damn well bet our ears are going to perk up when photos of Drew Goddard’s latest thriller hit the web!

71st British Academy Film Awards: 'Shape of Water,' 'Three Billboards,' 'Darkest Hour' lead the pack of BAFTA nominees

71st British Academy Film Awards: 'Shape of Water,' 'Three Billboards,' 'Darkest Hour' lead the pack of BAFTA nominees

71st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) will honor the best in national and foreign films of 2017 — Nominations for 2017 BAFTAs are in and members of the Academy have spoken by rewarding Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water with a whopping 12 nominations, including for best film, director, screenplay, actress (Sally Hawkins), and supporting actress (Octavia Spencer). Martin McDonagh's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Joe Wright's Darkest Hour each earned 9 nominations including for film and director. Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell earned supporting nods for their work in Three Billboards and two-time BAFTA winner Gary Oldman will look to take home his first Leading accolade for his fine performance as Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour.