Whit Stillman’s Metropolitan is on Showtime on the Showtime Family Zone.
Whit Stillman’s Love & Friendship was ranked #73 on Guardian’s The 100 best films of the 21st century.
73 Love & Friendship (2016)
Whit Stillman, Kate Beckinsale and Chloë Sevigny reunite 20 years after The Last Days of Disco for the most blindingly funny – and faithful – Jane Austen adaptation yet. Spun from her first novel, Lady Susan, this is the tale of an epically bitchy and ambitious widow upending her nearest and dearest. Beckinsale has never been better; Tom Bennett steals the show as the fantastically dim lord lined up for her daughter. CS
The Paris Theatre in Manhattan has unfortunately shut its doors. Whit Stillman’s Metropolitan played in NYC for 7 months and made 1/3 of its gross there (according to Whit Stillman’s interview on The Official Podcast). The minute mark when he talks about the theatrical run and gross is 13:30.
A reader wrote in recently and asked if the pilot for The Cosmopolitans was available. I could not find it, but here are some clips online from the show.
Take a look: