Director Steve McQueen is basking in the glory of his Independent Spirit Awards sweep and Oscars win for 12 Years a Slave. While we wait to hear where the filmmaker will be leading us next, take a look at this video essay featuring McQueen discussing the power of cinema.
For the British filmmaker, movies have to be about “an urgency, a necessity.” The Turner Prize-winning artist has… Continue reading Watch: '12 Years a Slave' Director Steve McQueen Explains Why He Never Wants to Make His Films Friendly
The long-delayed biopic chronicling the life and death of slain hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur is on again – and a familiar face has returned to shepherd the project through production.
Variety reports that John Singleton has agreed to rewrite, direct, and produce the film for Morgan Creek. This comes after Singleton’s original deal with Morgan Creek fell apart, placing the planned biopic in development… Continue reading 'Boyz N the Hood' Director John Singleton Signs On for Tupac Biopic
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Hey, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it!
That seems to be Jennifer Lawrence’s philosophy… Continue reading Jennifer Lawrence May Reunite With Director David O. Russell for Third Movie
If you miss the good old days of M. Night Shyamalan movies, you may be in luck with the announcement via Deadline that his next project features a script he wrote early in his career. Also, he’s reteaming with Bruce Willis, star of his two best features, The Sixth Sense and Unbreakable.
Of course, now our expectations are built way up again for a filmmaker who… Continue reading Which Director and Actor Pairings Need to Happen Again?
Renny Harlin is one of two directors putting out a Herclules film this year. And to be brutally honest, expectations for his entry, The Legend of Hercules, are not as high as they could be. But maybe people are being too judgmental. Maybe movie fans have forgotten what gems this director has given us through the years. Here’s a refresher course on why people should… Continue reading 10 Reasons Why 'Legend of Hercules' Director Renny Harlin Rules