[INTERVIEW] Jamie Lee Curtis’ career comes full circle in ‘HALLOWEEN’

October 16th, 2018 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic I don’t think I was an actress before. I think I was just a performer. I became an actress on HALLOWEEN. You’ll probably never meet someone with as much comforting candor as Jamie Lee Curtis. Forty years ago, she became a star thanks to her performance in John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN. Though it was not her first acting gig (she had been on episodes of COLUMBO and QUNICY M.E.), it was on this project where she was gifted ...

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[INTERVIEW] Screenwriter Josh Singer rockets audiences into the past with ‘FIRST MAN’

October 8th, 2018 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Josh Singer’s screenplays continually make the past feel prescient. Whether the events are considered part of history by mere years (like with his work on SPOTLIGHT), or decades (like with his work on THE POST), he impressively mines the pressing urgency of the situation at hand to tell an engaging, engrossing and entertaining story. They’re typically humanistic portraits of people who’ve gone above and beyond. FIRST MAN ...

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‘ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE’ cast and filmmaker dish on the fun of their Christmas zombie musical

October 5th, 2018 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals, Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor AUSTIN – One of the most exciting films that premiered at Fantastic Fest 2017 was ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE, a hysterical Christmas zombie musical (yes, you read that correctly) about a teenager (Ella Hunt) and her friends (including Malcolm Cumming, Sarah Swire and Christopher Leveaux) who are visited not by Santa for Christmas but a zombie outbreak! The trailer released last month, which you can watch here or at the ...

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