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2011 11 15 Fincher Watch: Heres Proof That David Fincher Is One of the Best Directors Working Today

David Fincher is often loosely quoted as having said, “There’s two ways to shoot a scene, and the other one is wrong.” That philosophy goes a long way to explain why each of his movies is filled with moments that are so precise, devastating and unforgettable that his style is impossible to ignore. Even if you don’t love his movies, you have to appreciate… Continue reading Watch: Here's Proof That David Fincher Is One of the Best Directors Working Today

Header   Jersey Boys If Clint Eastwood Can Do It, Anyone Can: 10 Directors Who Need to Make a Musical

Sometimes good musicals come from directors you might not expect. Brian De Palma made Phantom of the Paradise. Robert Altman made Popeye. And now Clint Eastwood brings us his adaptation of the Broadway hit Jersey Boys. So since anyone can make a musical, here are some directorial candidates who need to make one ASAP.

Quentin Tarantino

quentin tarantino musicals If Clint Eastwood Can Do It, Anyone Can: 10 Directors Who Need to Make a Musical

Even… Continue reading If Clint Eastwood Can Do It, Anyone Can: 10 Directors Who Need to Make a Musical

22jumpstreet posterart The Directors of 22 Jump Street and The Lego Movie Talk About Breaking the Sequel Mold, Ghostbusters 3 and MoreWhile speaking with filmmakers Chris Miller and Phil Lord, one thing was unmistakable: these guys were really, really tired.

The duo, who created the beloved (albeit short lived) MTV animated series Clone High went on to become one of the most in-demand directing teams in the business, helming Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, surprise smash 21 Jump Street and The Lego Movie and this week’s… Continue reading The Directors of '22 Jump Street' and 'The Lego Movie' Talk About Breaking the Sequel Mold, 'Ghostbusters 3' and More

ant man comics The Geek Beat: Why You Shouldnt Be Upset About Ant Man Changing Directors

Like a lot of people, I was surprised when the news broke a few weeks ago that Edgar Wright and Marvel’s Ant-Man movie had parted ways. The Shaun of the Dead director had been attached to the film almost a decade at that point, prompting more than a few outlets to start referring to the project as Edgar Wright’s Ant-Man in recent years.

However… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Why You Shouldn't Be Upset About 'Ant-Man' Changing Directors

In this monthly column we spotlight new Blu-ray/DVD releases by interviewing directors about the scenes that stood out most for them while making their movies. This month, we talk to Randy Moore about his black-and-white guerilla-made thriller set in Walt Disney parks, Escape from Tomorrow (out now on DVD/Blu-ray).

eft2main.jpg Directors Notebook: Randy Moore on the Hardest Scene to Shoot at Disney for Escape from Tomorrow

Struggling to get his scripts noticed in Hollywood, Randy Moore came up with a radical… Continue reading Director's Notebook: Randy Moore on the Hardest Scene to Shoot at Disney for 'Escape from Tomorrow'