McKay, Adam

The Carpetbagger: How a Win for ‘The Revenant’ Could Help ‘The Big Short’

The Directors Guild honors Alejandro G. Iñárritu, but the actors and producers went with other films. That split may help the financial drama

The Year the Studios Get It Right

Blockbusters like “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Mad Max: Fury Road” delivered much of the year’s best cinema and ought to be up for Oscars. Wait, what?