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.
Wilson (Craig Johnson, 2017) 2 out of 4 stars From Craig Johnson, director of the delightfully offbeat, tragicomic The Skeleton Twins, in 2014, comes Wilson, still offbeat and tragicomic, though far less delightfully so. Based on a series of comics … Continue reading
Asghar Farhadi, an Iranian writer-director with a knack for profound dramas (“About Elly”, “A Separation”, “The Past”), returns with “The Salesman”, another heartfelt story branded with uncomfortable dualities. The nature of this tale, set and shot in Tehran, will make … Continue reading
INTERVIEW with industry insider JAMIE LEE SMITH……..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 impressions of not just films, but of … Continue reading