Movie City News Archive for February, 2013

The Lost Projects Of Michael O’Donoghue

The Lost Projects Of Michael O’Donoghue

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Jaglom On His Surreptitious Lunch Tapes With Welles; Denies Uploading Other Side Of The Wind Footage To YouTube

Jaglom On His Surreptitious Lunch Tapes With Welles; Denies Uploading Other Side Of The Wind Footage To YouTube

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Stream Clint Mansell’s Stoker Score

Stream Clint Mansell’s Stoker Score

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Talking Brian DePalma

“If you’re going to follow around somebody to murder, I’d much rather be photographing a woman than a man.” Talking Blood With Brian DePalma

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TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS 40th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

New 650 Seat Werner Herzog Theatre to be Complete for 2013 Edition

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New Zealanders Have Trouble With Argo, Too

NZ Has Trouble With Argo, Too

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Park Chan-Wook On Liberation And Cutting Twenty Minutes From Stoker

Park Chan-Wook On Liberation & Cutting 20 Minutes From Stoker

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Pandora Sez Music Royalties Too High, To Limit Mobile Users’ Monthly Usage

Pandora Sez Music Royalties Too High, To Limit Mobile Users’ Monthly Usage

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Spielberg On Schindler’s At 20

Spielberg On Schindler’s At 20 As – He’s Set To Head Lead Cannes Jury

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Could VFX Economic Issues Lead To Cyber Attacks?

Could VFX Economic Issues Lead To Cyber Attacks? 

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Ruling May Loose Millions From Bergstein Companies In ThinkFilm, Etc. Dealings

Ruling May Loose Millions From Bergstein Companies In ThinkFilm, Etc. Dealings

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The DVD Wrapup

The Master, Holy Motors, Kid With a Bike, Loneliest Planet, Silent Souls, Chicken With Plums, How to Survive a Plague and more.

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The Self-Canonizing And Further Self-Anointing Of Oscar Producers Aided By LAT

“The Oscar in general is a blood sport,” Zadan said. “A lot of the TV press goes back year after year and complains about a traditional host, but if you have someone groundbreaking they complain about that.” The Self-Canonizing And Further Self-Anointing Of Oscar Producers Aided By LAT

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Tilda Swinton Turns Face For Chanel

Tilda Swinton Turns Face For Chanel And – That David Bowie Video She Co-Stars In, By Floria Sigismondi

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Ryzik Combs For Clues On Lincoln’s Loss And Chooses Next Year’s Host: Jennifer Lawrence

Ryzik Combs For Clues On Lincoln‘s Loss And Chooses Next Year’s Host: Jennifer Lawrence And – Huffington Post GIFS, Videos, Clichés Way Through Its Girl-Crush On Lawrence

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DiGiacomo (AKA Who’s Left At Movieline) Has A Personal Santa Ana

“And then Paul Schrader let me see The Canyons. “ DiGiacomo (AKA Who’s Left At Movieline) Has A Personal Santa Ana

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Weinstein Collects Salinger For Oscar 2013

Fleming‘s Inside: Weinstein Collects Salinger For Oscar 2013

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A Few Notes On How Pay-TV Operators Perpetually Slay Their Golden Geese

A Few Notes On How Pay-TV Operators Perpetually Slay Their Golden Geese

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Apple CEO Tells Investors “Great Stuff” Still To Come

Apple CEO Tells Investors “Great Stuff” Still To Come

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“When will all the dead-serious $200-million battle-centered giant-infested similarly cast rousingly scored fabulously rendered 3D fairy-tale reimaginings all finally merge together into one enormous Anglophilic fantasmagoria of monarchical order and virtue so we can all be done with this?”

“When will all the dead-serious $200-million battle-centered giant-infested similarly cast rousingly scored fabulously rendered 3D fairy-tale reimaginings all finally merge together into one enormous Anglophilic fantasmagoria of monarchical order and virtue so we can all be done with this?”

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Movie City News

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“The word I have fallen in love with lately is ‘Hellenic.’ Greek in its mythology. So while everyone is skewing towards the YouTube generation, here we are making two-and-a-half-hour movies and trying to buck the system. It’s become clear to me that we are never going to be a perfect fit with Hollywood; we will always be the renegade Texans running around trying to stir the pot. Really it’s not provocation for the sake of being provocative, but trying to make something that people fall in love with and has staying power. I think people are going to remember Dragged Across Concrete and these other movies decades from now. I do not believe that they will remember some of the stuff that big Hollywood has put out in the last couple of years. You’ve got to look at the independent space to find the movies that have been really special recently. Even though I don’t share the same world-view as some of my colleagues, I certainly respect the hell out of their movies which are way more fascinating than the stuff coming out of the studio system.”
~ Dallas Sonnier

“My first objective relationship in life was with the camera. I didn’t understand anything but then I realized the camera is my friend. It doesn’t lie to me. It doesn’t manipulate me. It only reports what I’m doing. And therefore, for me to work with a camera and the camera to be directed by an artist, a craftsman, someone who knows what he or she wants, I couldn’t ask for anything more.”
~ Elliot Gould