The Oscar for best acting (leading or supporting) mostly goes to someone who managed to get under our skin and make an impression on us. Sometimes the effect happens in short time, either a short leading performances or a very short supporting performance. The line between lead and support is and always has been ..
Just My Point of View… by Michael B. Druxman SOME THOUGHTS ABOUT REJECTION “Thank you for submitting your script. Unfortunately, it does not fit our needs at this time.” Every writer has received letters like that. They’re called rejection letters. I have a whole drawer full of them. If you’re a writer, they come with the territory. ..
Anyone who thinks only the young and restless can make movies can think again! There are several veteran actors around, who are still around simply because they are great and there are plenty of movies where they prove they not only still have what it takes, in some cases they exceed our expectations! We ..
Popular actions fims often win our hearts with memorable characters who can deliver cool one-liners, so naturally fans are always happy to see them return to the screen for another round of kick-ass action! We have compiled a list of 5 action sequels well worth your time if you liked the series first intallment. Enjoy! ..
Most horror fans know that before Peter Jackson went all hobbit and made The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he was known for his DIY horror movies proving that a good film maker could make value horror with as good as no cost. But he isn’t the only out of New Zealand to create ..
He is one of the biggest stars in Hollywood today and it all began in the 1980’s. It started with a small role in the unimpressive Endless Love (1981) but by the end of the decade, Cruise was already a big name, a status he would only strengthen in more dramatic roles in the 1990’s ..
When you think of movies of the 1980s there is a good chance that some of these were released in the year 1988. Nearing the end of the decade, the year produced classics in a great variety of genres from childhood favourites to action-packed flicks. There are many we could mention, such as comedy classics ..
Most musicals feature music written for the occasion, but once in a while a musical comes along written around pre-existing songs. This is list is a dedication to some of the musicals that give new and surprising life to familiar songs or draw more obscure songs into the limelight and make new fans for old ..
Smash hit Juno (2007) instantly brought fame to two people: Young Ellen Page who portrayed the pregnant teen in the movie with sarcasm and wit and Brook Busey-Maurio who wrote the witty dialogue for the teen part. Off course, you may better know her under her pen name Diablo Cody. The real life Cinderella who ..
It is hard to think long about classic Hollywood without thinking of James Stewart. He was undoubtedly one of the major stars of his age and with his distinctive drawl and down-to-earth persona who excelled at playing American middle-class men struggling through a crisis. Many of his films harve become enduring cinematic classics. He rose ..
The American actor-turned-director Paul Feig had a good career on television i the 2000s with titles such as Arrested Development (2004-05), Nurse Jackie (2009-10), and The Office (2005-11), but broke through the glass ceiling as a film comedy director with the succesful Bridesmaids (2011). Since then Feig has directed one comedy after another with female leads, ..
When you think about the teen movies of the 1980s, it is hard not to think about Anthony Michael Hall simultaneously. The lovable geek who manage to portray the genre character without the typical stereotyping but instead gave is characters heart and humanity. He starred in three movies of the King of 1980s teen ..