Articles about J. Edgar

12 Historical Hollywood Makeovers
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Abraham Lincoln, King Henry VIII, and Nikola Tesla were hunks? See the stars who play them vs. images of them in real life.
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 6/22/12
Josh Lucas Tells Us Why 'The Firm' Was an "Extraordinary Mistake"
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Poseidon, The Firm: Season 1, J. Edgar, Hide Away
@indiewire talks with Josh Lucas and the actor talks about the working conditions of "Poseidon," and really lets loose about his time spent working for NBC and how he was duped into thinking "The Firm" would be more similar to "Breaking Bad" than what it was.
Added by on 5/31/12
Clint Eastwood Explains His Craft
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Clint Eastwood, J. Edgar, Unforgiven, Bird
A new book "Film Craft: Directing," compiles interviews with 16 of the world's biggest directors in which they talk about their approach to their craft. Here is an excerpt from the book where Clint Eastwood shares his experiences gaining perspectives on directing as an actor and agreeing to direct "J. Edgar." He explains what makes a good actor and why he usually ends up using the first or second take of a shot.
Added by on 5/30/12
Brutally Honest
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A good heh: "If 2012's Oscar-nominated movie posters told the truth"
Added by on 1/28/12
A Word From the 'J. Edgar' Contingent
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: J. Edgar, Oscars 2012
"J. Edgar" might wind up being the Jon Huntsman of the awards race. That said, here's a look at the genesis of "J. Edgar," which may be a contender in the best-actor category for Leonardo DiCaprio.
Added by on 1/20/12
Rick Santorum's Bicep Just Loved "J. Edgar"
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Republican presidential candidates list their Oscar picks (OK, not really, but still pretty amusing from @funnyordie)
Added by on 1/9/12
Don't Make Gramps Sit Through "Melancholia"
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Heading to the cineplex with your relatives on Christmas? Here's a handy @vulture guide to safe films by family member
Source: nymag.com
Added by on 12/23/11
Highs and Lows On Movie Posters
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End of year means listicles! At @vulture, @kylebuchanan picks the 10 best/worst movie posters of 2011
Source: nymag.com
Added by on 12/14/11
Back in Black
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: J. Edgar, Milk, Dustin Lance Black
Audio: "J. Edgar" and "Milk" screenwriter Dustin Lance Black keeps Terry Gross, er, engrossed for 38 minutes on @nprfreshair
Source: www.npr.org
Added by on 12/6/11
J. Edgar,' the Limitations of Biopics, and Eastwood's Politics
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Clint Eastwood, J. Edgar
This essay argues that Clint Eastwood, despite having helmed several notable cinematic successes, has recently been coasting on a reputation that doesn't match the work. According to @rejectnation, Eastwood is, in short, proof of the auteur problem: that critics forgive from him transgressions that would never be deemed acceptable with a "lesser" director.
Added by on 12/3/11
Josh Lucas Tells Us Why 'The Firm' Was an "Extraordinary Mistake"
Interesting
Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Poseidon, The Firm: Season 1, J. Edgar, Hide Away
@indiewire talks with Josh Lucas and the actor talks about the working conditions of "Poseidon," and really lets loose about his time spent working for NBC and how he was duped into thinking "The Firm" would be more similar to "Breaking Bad" than what it was.
Added by on 5/31/12
Clint Eastwood Explains His Craft
Interesting
Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Clint Eastwood, J. Edgar, Unforgiven, Bird
A new book "Film Craft: Directing," compiles interviews with 16 of the world's biggest directors in which they talk about their approach to their craft. Here is an excerpt from the book where Clint Eastwood shares his experiences gaining perspectives on directing as an actor and agreeing to direct "J. Edgar." He explains what makes a good actor and why he usually ends up using the first or second take of a shot.
Added by on 5/30/12
Back in Black
Interesting
Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: J. Edgar, Milk, Dustin Lance Black
Audio: "J. Edgar" and "Milk" screenwriter Dustin Lance Black keeps Terry Gross, er, engrossed for 38 minutes on @nprfreshair
Source: www.npr.org
Added by on 12/6/11
12 Historical Hollywood Makeovers
Interesting
Abraham Lincoln, King Henry VIII, and Nikola Tesla were hunks? See the stars who play them vs. images of them in real life.
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 6/22/12
Brutally Honest
Interesting
A good heh: "If 2012's Oscar-nominated movie posters told the truth"
Added by on 1/28/12
A Word From the 'J. Edgar' Contingent
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: J. Edgar, Oscars 2012
"J. Edgar" might wind up being the Jon Huntsman of the awards race. That said, here's a look at the genesis of "J. Edgar," which may be a contender in the best-actor category for Leonardo DiCaprio.
Added by on 1/20/12
Rick Santorum's Bicep Just Loved "J. Edgar"
Interesting
Republican presidential candidates list their Oscar picks (OK, not really, but still pretty amusing from @funnyordie)
Added by on 1/9/12
Don't Make Gramps Sit Through "Melancholia"
Interesting
Heading to the cineplex with your relatives on Christmas? Here's a handy @vulture guide to safe films by family member
Source: nymag.com
Added by on 12/23/11
Highs and Lows On Movie Posters
Interesting
End of year means listicles! At @vulture, @kylebuchanan picks the 10 best/worst movie posters of 2011
Source: nymag.com
Added by on 12/14/11
J. Edgar,' the Limitations of Biopics, and Eastwood's Politics
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: Clint Eastwood, J. Edgar
This essay argues that Clint Eastwood, despite having helmed several notable cinematic successes, has recently been coasting on a reputation that doesn't match the work. According to @rejectnation, Eastwood is, in short, proof of the auteur problem: that critics forgive from him transgressions that would never be deemed acceptable with a "lesser" director.
Added by on 12/3/11