LWLies is a bi-monthly, independent movie magazine that features cutting edge writing, illustration and photography to get under the skin of cinema. Because movies don’t exist in a vacuum, we venture beyond the boundaries of the big screen, exploring the worlds of music, art, politics and pop culture to inform and illuminate the medium we love. Bold, beautiful and unique, LWLies is a magazine on a mission – to reshape the debate across the movie landscape.
Andrea Riseborough tickles our fancy in Shadow Dancer; Bobcat Goldthwait hollers God Bless America; Pixar get Brave; Channing Tatum bares all for Magic Mike; Andrew Garfield gets sticky in The Amazing Spider-Man; Patricio Guzmán discovers Nostalgia for the Light; Hitch is restored for The Lodger.
Inspired by our feature films: Director’s commentary: John Hillcoat explains how on-set tension provided the spark for his bootlegging drama.
No More Drama: Tom Hardy gets up in your grill.
The Bondurant Boy: Wettest County author Matt Bondurant opens his scrapbook.
Designing Old America: Four DPs reveal how their visions of vintage America made it to the big screen.
This is History: A sepia-tinged photo folio of modern America.
The (Un)Making of Horror: Meet the directors who faced hell and high water to make their dream nightmare movies.
Original Spin: Nick Cave on the Lawless soundtrack.
Shine On: Reinventing Franklin County’s finest hooch.
Hammered & Sickle: How prohibition failed to save Russia from drowning in drink.
Plus interviews with directors James Marsh, Andrew Kötting and Marc Webb.
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