SCOTT RUDIN

David Fincher Dropped Out Of The Steve Jobs Biopic After Demanding $10 Million

By | 25 Comments

David Fincher has dropped out of that Aaron Sorkin Steve Jobs biopic because he's awesome.

EVERYTHING ELSE

On Second Thought, Do We Really Need A ‘Good Times’ Movie?

By | 8 Comments

The <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/03/good-times-movie">announcement of a Good Times reunion</a> got two reactions.

GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

Johnny Depp joins Wes Anderson’s next movie- OH GOD, THE WHIMSY!

By | 21 Comments

According to Deadline, Johnny Depp will star in Wes Anderson's next film (to be written and directed by Wes Anderson), The Grand Budapest Hotel, presumably part of Anderson's "Fancy-Sounding Trains and Hotels" trilogy, which began with Hotel Chevalier and The Darjeeling Limited.

DAVID DENBY

David Fincher weighs in on embargo-gate

By | 6 Comments

Yesterday <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/12/beef-of-the-week-dragon-tattoo-producers-vs-new-yorker-film-critic" target="_blank">I told you</a> about the email fight (sort of) between New Yorker critic/scarf enthusiast David Denby (left), and Girl with the Dragon Tattoo producer/chocolate enthusiast Scott Rudin (right), over Denby's decision to run his Dragon Tattoo review a week ahead of the "embargo" date he'd agreed to.

DAVID DENBY

Beef of the Week: Dragon Tattoo producer vs. New Yorker film critic

By | 37 Comments

Okay, the full email exchange I'm about to post below is a little long, and probably a lot inside baseball, but it's still an interesting glimpse into how movie studios market themselves during awards season.

MUSICALS

Trey Parker And Matt Stone Say They’re Making A ‘Book Of Mormon’ Movie

By

The Book of Mormon took home nine Tony Awards this year (including best musical) for its three creators: Trey Parker and Matt Stone (South Park) and Robert Lopez (co-writer of Avenue Q).

MUSICALS

Trey Parker & Matt Stone’s ‘Book of Mormon’ to become a film?

By | 15 Comments

If you're not a part of the snooty New York theater scene, you might not have been aware that South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone's Book of Mormon musical has been playing to rave reviews and sold out shows on Broadway for about a month now.

feuds

HARVEY WEINSTEIN IS A PLEASURE TO WORK WITH

By | 35 Comments

Weinstein and Rudin tied for first in the Les Grossman Lookalike Contest So despite the fact that studio head Harvey Weinstein (left) and producer Scott Rudin (right) are basically the same person, they’re in the middle of a big fight.


Sign Up



Powered by WordPress.com VIP