‘Lean on Pete’ Review: Andrew Haigh’s Boy-and-His-Horse Tale Hits Hard

‘Lean on Pete’ Review: Andrew Haigh’s Boy-and-His-Horse Tale Hits Hard When a European director makes his or her first movie in the United States, you can pretty much rely on two things: the camera’s awe at the wide-open spaces and big skies, and a downbeat story of how ...

James Horner's 25 most magnificent scores

Sean Wilson Oct 11, 2016 From Star Trek and Field Of Dreams to The Rocketeer and Krull: we salute the film scores of the late, great James Horner. When composer James Horner died in a plane crash in ...

NY Public Library's Theatre Division Administrator Misy Singson on The Spitfire Grill

BroadwayWorld continues our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. ...

The 25 most underrated film scores of the 1990s

facebook twitter google+ The sensational, overlooked film scores from the years 1990 to 1999 that really are well worth digging out... The movies went through tumultuous and exciting changes in ...

Oscar-Winning Composer James Horner Dead At Age 61

Braveheart, Aliens, Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan, Apollo 13, Wolfen, Legends Of The Fall, Krull, Battle Beyond The Stars, A Beautiful Mind, Titanic. The list goes on and on. The prolific Oscar ...

Sundance Reviews: Sex, Masculinity Are Complicated in Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie, James Franco Movies

Sundance Reviews: Sex, Masculinity Are Complicated in Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie, James Franco Movies The directors of “Bachelorette” and “Miss Representation” return to Sundance with, respectively, a brilliantly bawdy comedy and a vital look at how our culture raises... I try not to make sweeping ...

Sundance 2014: With tons of movies sold, the lack of a mega deal was no big deal

I can testify that when you go to a film festival, and someone inquires about how the movies were that year, the answer you end up giving — “Really terrific!” “Lousy!” “They were okay!” — is often ...

Sundance 2014: 'Whiplash' is the movie that could make Miles Teller a star

Sundance 2014: 'Whiplash' is the movie that could make Miles Teller a star The opening-night movie at the Sundance Film Festival is often, almost by design, a mild, light, forgettable affair. A lof of filmmakers don’t want the opening slot, and the basic idea is that the bar ...

Kelli O'Hara & Steven Pasquale to Lead Far From Heaven Musical at Playwrights Horizons; Full Cast Announced!

Playwrights Horizons Tim Sanford, Artistic Director Leslie Marcus, Managing Director announced today complete details for Far From Heaven, a new musical with book by Tony Award winner and two-time ...

Sundance: What makes 'The Way, Way Back' a crowd-pleaser? Plus 'Pandora's Promise,' a radically sane and important documentary about how nuclear power could save us

Sundance: What makes 'The Way, Way Back' a crowd-pleaser? Plus 'Pandora's Promise,' a radically sane and important documentary about how nuclear power could save us The term “crowd-pleaser” should probably be retired from the movie universe. When a serviceable January horror flick like Mama can make $20 million its opening weekend (and that’s demonstrably in the ...

Liz Larsen, KT Sullivan, Chris Hoch & More Set for UnsungMusicalsCo.'s At Home Abroad Tonight, 10/15

Tony Award nominee Liz Larsen The Most Happy Fella, KT Sullivan Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Chris Hoch La Cage Aux Folles, Shrek The Musical, Michael Mastro Twelve Angry Men, Pilin Anice Junie B. Jones, ...

Photo Flash: Liz Larsen, KT Sullivan, Chris Hoch & More in Rehearsal for UnsungMusicalsCo.'s At Home Abroad

Tony Award nominee Liz Larsen The Most Happy Fella, KT Sullivan Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Chris Hoch La Cage Aux Folles, Shrek The Musical, Michael Mastro Twelve Angry Men, Pilin Anice Junie B. Jones, ...

Is August 1996 The Worst Movie Month Ever?

Is August 1996 The Worst Movie Month Ever? There has been a lot of talk about how great the summer of 1982 was for movies. And, boy, it really was. (Among the 1982 summer releases were "E.T.," "Blade Runner," "Tron," "The Road Warrior," "Rocky ...

Marcia Gay Harden Files For Divorce

Marcia Gay Harden Files For Divorce Oscar winner Marcia Gay Harden has split from her husband of 15 years. The Pollock star has filed for divorce from Thaddaeus Scheel, the father of her 13-year-old daughter Eulala Grace and twins ...

Doc U: Documentary Producing Workshop with Mitchell Block

Multi-award winning executive producer Mitchell Block doesn’t just develop, produce, and market indie features and documentaries; he also really wants to help you make your projects. Block has joined ...

Actors Casting Directors Love: Part 1

Ellen Lewis on Michael ShannonWhen I was asked to write about an actor I love, Michael Shannon immediately jumped into my mind. It probably stems from the fact that I'm from Chicago, where Michael ...

Sundance 2010: Change you can believe in?

Sundance 2010: Change you can believe in? In the world of independent film, as in the world of politics, the buzzword, more than ever, is "change." If you're not about change, goes the mantra, then you're yesterday's news -- or yesterday's ...

Blockbuster launches interactive movie road map service

With the credit crunch a-biting, it’s believed that many of us will be staying on home soil rather than heading abroad for our holidays this summer. So, how to have fun while keeping a tight rein on ...

Centerstagenorth Theater Presents The Spitfire Grill

Centerstagenorth Theatre is proud to present for its first show of 2009, the musical "The Spitfire Grill" by James Valcq and Fred Alley based on the film by Lee David Zlotoff starring Ellen Burstyn. ...

Sundance Stories of Yore: Shine

Each day this week, Christopher Campbell will take a look back at a “classic” film that played the Sundance Film Festival. Today’s installment: Scott Hicks' Shine (1996). 1996 was a monumental year ...

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