SXSW Film Review: ‘Bluebird’

As affectionate as a love letter but as substantial as an infomercial, Brian Loschiavo’s “Bluebird” may be of most interest to casual and/or newly converted country music fans who have occasionally ...

Samantha Mathis on Night River Phoenix Died: ‘Something Was Wrong’

Samantha Mathis on Night River Phoenix Died: ‘Something Was Wrong’ Next week is the 25th anniversary of actor River Phoenix’s untimely death. The “Stand By Me” star was just 23 when he died of a drug overdose after a night out at Hollywood’s Viper Room nightclub — ...

Samantha Mathis Speaks Out About the Night Boyfriend River Phoenix Died 25 Years Later

Samantha Mathis Speaks Out About the Night Boyfriend River Phoenix Died 25 Years Later Samantha Mathis is opening up about the tragic night her boyfriend, actor River Phoenix, died in 1993 on Halloween at the age of 23. The American Psycho actress was with Phoenix and his younger ...

Hulu schedule: Here’s what is coming and leaving in July 2018

Hulu has confirmed that several of its original series will be debuting new episodes on the streaming service in July, including the first season of the highly anticipated Stephen King thriller ...

Inside the Life of River Phoenix, the Beloved Actor Who Died at 23

Inside the Life of River Phoenix, the Beloved Actor Who Died at 23 Tuesday marks the 24th anniversary of River Phoenix’s untimely death on Oct. 31, 1993. The actor was just 23 when he died outside the Viper Room in West Hollywood due to a drug overdose, but made his ...

Gravity helps Sandra Bullock achieve re-entry as an A-list Hollywood draw

3D space disaster movie relies on her personal qualities and acting chops that continue to produce hits from unlikely material • Video: Gravity star Sandra Bullock: 'What we do, it's all sci-fi' • ...

Remembering River Phoenix: Five Unforgettable Moments in His Short-Lived Career

Remembering River Phoenix: Five Unforgettable Moments in His Short-Lived Career Thursday marks the 20th anniversary of River Phoenix's untimely death on Oct. 31, 1993. The actor was just 23 when he died outside the Viper Room in West Hollywood due to a drug overdose, but made his ...

River Phoenix: Remembering the 'Stand by Me' star 20 years on

River Phoenix: Remembering the 'Stand by Me' star 20 years on There's a moment of sharp emotional poignancy towards the end of Rob Reiner's beloved coming of age drama Stand by Me. After a summer he'll never forget Gordie (Wil Wheaton) waves goodbye to his ...

Picture Perfect: A conversation with cinematographer Peter James

Trevor Hogg chats with Primetime Emmy-nominee Peter James about his career and the art of cinematography... “My father was a house painter and my mother worked at the school canteen; she was a ...

Oscars do not respect comedy: Sandra Bullock

Oscars do not respect comedy: Sandra Bullock Los Angeles, Aug 4: Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock feels that the Academy Awards do not show respect to comedy movies. The 49-year-old has been part of some comedy-drama's like "Miss ...

Nashville at TCAs: It's Hayden vs. Connie, but "This Is Not a Catfight"

Hi everyone! Today I'm pretending to be a real journalist and sitting in on ABC's sessions at the Television Critics' Association press tour in Los Angeles. Here's what I saw and heard at this ...

The Very First Sundance London Film And Music Festival Kicks Off In The Capital

The Hollywood legend that is Robert Redford landed in London on Thursday to officially kick off the inaugral Sundance London Film And Music Festival, a four day event celebrating American independent ...

Scarlett Johansson Sings with The Hulk

Two Avengers will be making beautiful music together in a film that won’t see them in super hero tights. That’s right, one of this year’s most anticipated film is The Avengers, slated for a May 4th ...

11 Great Super Bowl Commercials to Watch in Case You Missed Them

Here are 11 fun Super Bowl commercials to watch for those of you who didn't watch the big game yesterday or that you may have missed while watching it. These don't include any of the Super Bowl ...

The last film of River Phoenix will release in 2012

This Halloween it will have been 18-years since River Phoenix died of a drug overdose in front of The Viper Club. In the short amount of time that the actor had on this Earth he proved to be an ...

River Phoenix’s Last Movie May Finally Get Released (Updated)

Update: Looks like Joaquin Phoenix and the rest of the Phoenix family want nothing to do with this so maybe it won't be happening after all. We're closing in on 20 years now since the death of River ...

River Phoenix's final unfinished film to get theatrical release

River Phoenix's final unfinished film to get theatrical release Get ready to experience something that hasn't occurred in 18 years: a new River Phoenix movie will soon be coming to a movie theater near you. The former child star passed away in 1993 and left one ...

About Peter Bogdanovich

Blogdanovich is the blog of director, producer, writer, actor, film critic, and author Peter Bogdanovich. He has directed over 25 feature films including international award winners The Last Picture ...

Is a 'director's cut' ever a good idea?

Is the director's cut just one big self-indulgence, or the chance for an auteur to get his vision across to the public untrammelled by the money men? First 18 minutes had to be cut for length. Then ...

Celebrity Biography: Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock is one of the world's most popular, most recognizable and longest-lasting movie stars. She arrived on July 26, 1964, as Sandra Annette Bullock, the daughter of opera singer Helga Meyer ...

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