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JONATHAN DEMME WAS 73

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

JONATHAN DEMME WAS 73

Modern House Built After Bulldozing Ray Bradbury’s Home Nearly Done; A Metal Screen With Bradbury Quotes Among Its Irksome Features

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“It’s not really about design or style. It doesn’t start there. It starts with the way you live and an architecture that supports or even advances in the way you communicate and the rituals you have in your day-to-day life.”
Modern House Built After Bulldozing Ray Bradbury’s Home Nearly Done; A Metal Screen With Bradbury Quotes Among Its Irksome Features

A. O. Scott On His Monthly Poker Game

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

A. O. Scott On The Virtues Of His Monthly Poker Game

John Waters On Serial Mom

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“Over the years it’s gotten more and more accepted, and – I don’t know, can you make all your money back just showing on TV every Mother’s Day? That’s where it ended up.”
John Waters On Serial Mom

Martin Scorsese And Ben Wheatley Talk Free Fire And Play Out Their Favorite Bullet Ballets

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Martin Scorsese And Ben Wheatley Talk Free Fire And Play Out Their Favorite Bullet Ballets

Rich Juzwiak Counts The Effing Reasons Three Generations Has An “R” Rating

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Rich Juzwiak Counts The Effing Reasons Three Generations Has An “R” Rating

Oz Billionaire James Packer Cashes Out On RatPac And H’wd

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“Too much alcohol and a lot of money.”
Oz Billionaire James Packer Cashes Out On RatPac And H’wd

Source Calls Netflix Side-Dealing With Writers “So Fucking Unlikely”

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Source Calls Netflix Side-Dealing With Writers “So Fucking Unlikely”

Failed Yahoo! CEO Will Make $186 Million On Sale To Verizon

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Yahoo! CEO Will Make $186 Million On Sale To Verizon

Fox News Sends Sensitivity-Training Memo to Freelancers, Contributors

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Fox News Sends Sensitivity-Training Memo To Freelancers And Contributors
While – Variety Cover-Stories “Murdoch’s Mess”

“Ishtar, Elaine May and the road not taken” By Brad Stevens

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Ishtar, Elaine May And The Road Not Taken” By Brad Stevens

“It’s why people say that food is sexy: not because of its cultural implications, but because it’s physical, and social, and occasionally messy. Chef documentaries are often about presenting us with food porn, a strictly visual tease. But restaurants are much more crude than that, and The Last Magnificent isn’t afraid to reveal and revel in some of that crudeness.”

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Madonna

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Chris Jones On Martha Lavey

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“There was a privacy to Martha. She was always more interested in talking about you. She had the greatest curiosity of any theater person I have ever known. For her friends and for her community, for all of us who loved her so much, this is a loss beyond the tragic.”
Chris Jones On Martha Lavey

Former Steppenwolf Artistic Director Of Twenty Years Martha Lavey Was 60

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“In addition to her remarkable physical beauty — to the pure, luminous symmetry of her form and face, and her wonderfully lively eyes — there was her strong, distinctive wide-ranging voice. And then there was the knockout punch — her intellect, and her stunning capacity for analysis, and her drive to understand  things on the deepest level.”
Former Steppenwolf Theatre Artistic Director Of Twenty Years Martha Lavey Was 60

Cannes 70 Jury, Led By Almodóvar, Comprised Of Ade, Chastain, Fan, Jaoui, Park, Smith, Sorrentino, Yared

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Cannes 70 Jury, Led By Almodóvar, Comprised Of Ade, Chastain, Fan, Jaoui, Park, Smith, Sorrentino, Yared

Marketing Shuffle Continues At Open Road

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Marketing Shuffle Continues At Open Road

Mark Zuckerberg Contemplates The Power He Alone Holds Over Two Billion Citizens’ Information (And Misinformation)

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“I’m actually quite proud of the impact that we were able to have on civic discourse over all.”
Mark Zuckerberg Contemplates The Power He Alone Holds Over Two Billion Citizens’ Information (And Misinformation)

Netflix Licenses To China Streaming Big

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Netflix Licenses To China Streaming Big

Stephanie Merry Tells Filmmakers Like James Gray Not To Make Fiction From Fact

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Stephanie Merry Tells Filmmakers Like James Gray Not To Make Fiction From Fact