Bill Holderman & Erin Simms – Hosting an All-Star Book Club
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Bill Holderman & Erin Simms – Hosting an All-Star Book Club

Bill Holderman & Erin Simms Hosting an All-Star Book Club By Jay S. Jacobs Imagine this. You have finished your first screenplay together and are about to direct your first film ever, and some of the most iconic names in Hollywood history sign on the dotted line to be in your film. This is where … Continue reading

Vera Farmiga, Lewis MacDougall, Peter Fonda and Shana Feste – Breaking Down Boundaries
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Vera Farmiga, Lewis MacDougall, Peter Fonda and Shana Feste – Breaking Down Boundaries

Vera Farmiga, Lewis MacDougall, Peter Fonda and Shana Feste Breaking Down Boundaries by Jay S. Jacobs It’s not often that a movie’s press junket is stolen by a dog, but that is what happened last week at the Crosby Street Hotel in New York. The movie is Boundaries, a sweet and charming road trip comedy, … Continue reading

Tami Stronach – The Childlike Empress Has Grown Up But is Still Neverending
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Tami Stronach – The Childlike Empress Has Grown Up But is Still Neverending

Tami Stronach The Childlike Empress Has Grown Up But is Still Neverending by Bonnie Paul I was 11 years old when The Neverending Story premiered in theaters in 1984. I remember, vividly, that as soon as I returned from the theater, our family pulled out paper and started writing and illustrating our own neverending stories. … Continue reading

Sean Baker – Looking at the Dark Side of the Happiest Place on Earth with The Florida Project
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Sean Baker – Looking at the Dark Side of the Happiest Place on Earth with The Florida Project

Sean Baker Looking at the Dark Side of the Happiest Place on Earth with The Florida Project by Jay S. Jacobs Much like the characters in his films, indie director Sean Baker has spent most of his life toiling under the radar. In a writing/directing career that has spawned seven movies in 17 years (plus … Continue reading

John Carroll Lynch Helps Harry Dean Stanton Say Farewell with Lucky
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John Carroll Lynch Helps Harry Dean Stanton Say Farewell with Lucky

John Carroll Lynch Helps Harry Dean Stanton Say Farewell with Lucky By Jay S. Jacobs char·ac·ter ac·tor: /ˈker(ə)ktər ˈaktər/ noun 1. an actor who specializes in playing eccentric or unusual people rather than leading roles. You know who John Carroll Lynch is, though you may not know his name. Over the years, Lynch has played … Continue reading

Hugh Welchman Paints an Incredible Picture with the New Film Loving Vincent
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Hugh Welchman Paints an Incredible Picture with the New Film Loving Vincent

Hugh Welchman Paints an Incredible Picture with the New Film Loving Vincent by Brad Balfour With his collaborator and wife, Dorota Kobiela, Loving Vincent co-director Hugh Welchman digitally paints an incredible picture of Vincent van Gogh. But these two didn’t just tell an intriguing and intimate mystery since it is set a year after this … Continue reading

Karen Allen – Experiencing a Year by the Sea
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Karen Allen – Experiencing a Year by the Sea

Karen Allen Experiencing a Year by the Sea By Jay S. Jacobs One of the dirty little secrets of Hollywood is that for actresses, even ones who have been stars in huge films, it is difficult to get good roles after you reach a certain age. Therefore, the film Year by the Sea, based on … Continue reading