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Exclusive Interview: ‘Starred Up’ Actor Ben Mendelsohn

Starred Up

Last December, the gritty prison film Starred Up led nominations at the British Independent Awards but only claimed one honour. That trophy was taken by Australian actor Ben Mendelsohn for his performance as  Neville, a prisoner and absentee father of main character, ...

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Interview with ‘Locke’ Writer/Director Steven Knight

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From writing Jasper Carrot starring sit-com The Detectives to creating international quiz show Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Steven Knight has had a fascinating career. Currently writing gangster drama Peaky Blinders and recently having moved in to directing films, ...

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Round Table Interview with James Franco and Scott Haze of ‘Child of God’

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The entry of James Franco into the directing world has been impressive to say the least. The Hollywood Renaissance man has had films debut at every major film festival. Along with the recent US release of Child of God, his ...

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Interview with Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce, and David Michod of ‘The Rover’

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It becomes clear after only a few minutes being in a room with them that the trio of Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce, and David Michôd have formed an easy camaraderie with one another.  Their film, The Rover, had its premiere ...

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Interview: Mark Kassen of Injustice

"Puncture"

More than 5 years ago, brothers Adam and Mark Kassen read a pitch about the last case of Texas attorney Mike Weiss, written by Weiss’s former legal partner.  The case advocated for the use of the newly invented safety syringes ...

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Interview: John Hurt on ‘Snowpiercer’

Character Poster

Warning: this article contains some spoilers for Snowpiercer. Few actors working today have attained legendary status in their own time, but John Hurt has certainly earned a place at that table.  This interviewer was starstruck to meet the man who played The Elephant Man ...

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Interview: Bong Joon-Ho, Co-Writer/Director of Snowpiercer

Bong Joon-Ho

One of the biggest names in South Korean cinema is director Bong Joon-Ho, the filmmaker responsible for The Host, Mother, and Memories of Murder.  His latest film, Snowpiercer, is his first English language film (although made outside Hollywood) and features ...

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Interview: ‘Snowpiercer’ Co-Writer Kelly Masterson

Los Angeles premier of Snowpiercer

After years working as a playwright with a day job, Kelly Masterson‘s first film, Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead, was directed by legendary director Sidney Lumet (the Oscar winner’s final film) and starred Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Marisa ...

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Interview with ‘Cold in July’ Writer / Director Jim Mickle

Cold in July

If you happened to love last year’s creepy yet beautiful horror film We Are What We Are, you are certainly looking forward to writer/director Jim Mickle’s follow-up.  But rather than make another horror film, Mickle went in the a completely ...

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Tribeca: Andrew Disney and Bradley Jackson of ‘Intramural’

Intramural

New comedy Intramural offers a different take on the classic college sports movie. Writer Bradley Jackson and director Andrew Disney attended the film’s premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival and spoke to us about college sports, filming big scenes in ...

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