• For ‘Okja,’ growing a GMO pig from page to screen

    NEW YORK (AP) — The giant genetically modified pig of Bong Joon Ho’s “Okja” is 8-feet tall, 13-feet long and would, if real, weigh six tons. It looks most like a hippo, but it has big floppy dog ears and moves a little like an elephant.

  • The song that begat ‘Baby Driver,’ a quasi-musical on wheels

    NEW YORK (AP) — In the jagged grooves and quivering violins of the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion song “Bellbottoms,” a young Edgar Wright heard a movie.

  • Can Kumail Nanjiani’s love story save the romantic comedy?

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon made tweaks here and there to the autobiographical “The Big Sick,” a romantic comedy based on their own extraordinary romance. But the most unbelievable things are 100-percent true.