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It’s almost impossible to compare a small, independent film with today’s no-holds-barred superhero blockbusters. However, if there’s one thing that Noah Baumbach’s “Frances Ha” manages to have in common with, say, “The Avengers,” is secrecy.

For the film — which was shot in secret during 2011 and 2012 — Baumbach decided to withhold parts of the script from the cast, providing them with only the scenes in which their characters appeared… Continue reading Noah Baumbach's 'Frances Ha,' or How to Make a Movie in Secret

conroy Frances Conroy returns to ‘American Horror Story’The (old) gang’s almost all here for the new season of American Horror Story!

Creator Ryan Murphy announced via Twitter on Wednesday that Frances Conroy will join season one vets like Jessica Lange, Zachary Quinto, Evan Peters and Lily Rabe in the new version dubbed Asylum.

“Thrilled to announce Emmy nominee Frances Conroy is returning to AHS,” Murphy tweeted. “Devils and angels… Continue reading Frances Conroy returns to ‘American Horror Story’












bay Frances Bay, Known for Happy Gilmore and Seinfeld, Dies at 92

Jerry Seinfeld screaming, “Shut up, you old bag!” as he steals a rye bread is possibly how you best remember Frances Bay. Or, if not that, it’s probably as Happy Gilmore’s grandmother in the Adam Sandler cult favorite. Bay has died at the age of 92. The Los Angeles Times reports that she had been “ill with various infections.”

Bay’s acting career began… Continue reading Frances Bay, Known for 'Happy Gilmore' and 'Seinfeld,' Dies at 92

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy -You may want to keep an eye on your popcorn the next time you go to the movies in Harlem. Bedbugs are biting in at least two theaters in Manhattan…. -Frances Bean Cobain — the only daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love — turned [...] Continue reading Thursday Mornin’ Crunch Crumbs: Frances Bean Cobain Is 18