The Real Fort Smith: The Fact & Fiction Behind True Grit

By Jennifer Boulden There are a few things I’m passionate about. Somewhere near the top of that list are great films, great books and my job. This year has been one of off-the-charts anticipation for me because of a singular occurrence this December. T...

If Other Directors Made The Social Network

This is kind of funny. The Wes Anderson one is the best. Because The Social Network is a David Fincher AND Aaron Sorkin collaboration, one might think that they could have found a better way in, perhaps, if they did it by writer also, like Charlie Kaufman, maybe. Still, good...
Posted On 17 Nov 2010

The Big News of the Prince Who Would be King – King’s Speech Uptick?

Most would claim that it’s absurd for me to talk about an uptick with the King’s Speech, since most “pundits” have put it firmly in the number one spot to win the Best Picture Oscar. But, it’s worth noting that The King’s Speech is kind of...
Posted On 17 Nov 2010

Martin Scorsese’s Public Speaking on HBO Nov. 22

PUBLIC SPEAKING, directed by Scorsese and produced by Graydon Carter, about legendary New York writer Fran Lebowitz will preeem on Monday. Directed in the style of Scorsese’s early documentaries “Italian American” and “American Boy,” PUBLIC SPEAKING showc...
Posted On 17 Nov 2010

Natalie Portman, Colin Firth win Palm Springs acting awards

Natalie Portman and Colin Firth have been announced as winners of the Desert Palm Achievement Awards for Acting by the Palm Springs Film Festival. They will join previously announced honorees Javier Bardem, Jennifer Lawrence and Carey Mulligan. The Festival runs Jan. 6...