J.C. Chandor, who was nominated for an Oscar last year for his original script for the Wall Street drama MARGIN CALL, has written and will direct an open water thriller titled ALL IS LOST to star the iconic actor Robert Redford. Principal photography on the film has wrapped on at Baja Studios in Rosarito, Mexico. Redford stars in a solo performance of one man lost at sea and his battle against the elements to stay alive. By contrast, MARGIN CALL featured an all-star cast of outstanding actors including Kevin Spacey, Jeremy Irons, Paul Bettany and Simon Baker.
SPOTLIGHT of the G.I. FILM FESTIVAL’S PITCHFEST winner Major Ret. FRANCES A. CHEEVER ……..One Millennial. One Baby Boomer. Two totally different perspectives. Perspectives that cross not only generations – but styles, tastes, passions, interests, and impressions. The duo offers you … Continue reading
This idyllic yet emotionally powerful international co-production between Sweden, Denmark, and Norway, follows the drama of a Lappish woman who gladly left her nomadic family behind, neglecting her origins in favor of the more intellectual and cosmopolitan life she envisioned … Continue reading
My Cousin Rachel (Roger Michell, 2017) 2½ stars out of 4. As a big fan of writer Daphne du Maurier, I find it odd that I often find gothic screen romances less than compelling, since that is one of the … Continue reading
Graduation (“Bacalaureat“) (Cristian Mungiu, 2016) 4 out of 4 stars. The new film from Romanian director Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days) begins with a bang. Well, a crash, anyway, as a rock shatters the glass of … Continue reading