Travis is trapped in his cab, writing about his experiences, disgusted by the world, feeling superior to it and apart from it yet at the same time wanting to be part of it. He displays all the classic symptoms of being an immobilized man, as writer Charles Willeford coined it, a man who is psychologically impotent in the face of modern society.
Sean Connery is one of the great movie stars and great screen actors of the twentieth century, a legend in his own life time. Sean Connery is both a record of a career and a tribute to an actor who has been at the top of his profession since the 1960s, won world-wide fame and acclaim from the public, the critics and the profession alike.
David Fincher’s upcoming flick ‘Mank” is all set to release on Netflix on December 4 after a brief theatrical release in November. Netflix released its teaser trailer on YouTube which showed that the movie entirely shot in black and white featuring Oscar-winner Gary Oldman in the lead role followed by Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins, Ferdinand Kingsley, Tom Pelphrey and Arliss Howard.
Prepping your film properly and thoroughly can save you thousands of dollars, and days of headaches down the road. In this one-on-one live Q&A with director Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight, Miss Bala) you’ll learn how to breakdown your script, the difference between mood boards and a pitch deck..
For Almodóvar, every element of life, including biological and human anatomy, is subject to change. Bodies, minds, hearts, and souls are not as ﬁxed or stable as they might appear on the surface. His narratives permit boundary confusions of sex, gender, and identity.
The magic of The Shawshank Redemption is that this shield is transferable – it passes from Andy to Red (and then to the reader/ viewer) —and it is the most persuasive representation of what the word “redemption” means in the title.
The cinematographer and two-time Oscar nominee — best-known for features including Taxi Driver, Raging Bull and The Fugitive — passed on Sept. 20 at the age of 84.
The 10 Best Underrated Films of 2020..
This is not a film (2011) – is an Iranian movie/documentary made by Iranian film maker Jafar Panahi who was under house arrest, convicted of “making propaganda against the system” and banned from writing scripts or shooting pictures for the next 20 years by the Iranian government.
The Father is restrained, runs away from dramatic excesses and is narrated with a certain class . It has an interesting balance between comedy and drama when it comes to addressing the theme of family relationships as a backdrop, unresolved conflicts and guilt that threatens from the past.
The Television Academy tonight celebrated the 72nd Emmy Awards, recognizing excellence in primetime programming and individual achievement for the 2019-2020 television season.
BONG Joon-ho made his debut with Barking Dogs Never Bite in 2000, at the very time when a crowd of talented Korean newcomer directors were appearing on the scene.
The first trailer of Denis Villeneuve’s upcoming flick “Dune” has been dropped by Warner Bros.. and it didn’t disappoint. The trailer showcasing amazing all star cast, epic visuals, amazing Pink Floyd score as BGM reveals the faithful adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1969 Sci-Fi novel with the same name.
In September 2019, director James Gunn confirmed 24 cast members who will appear in the film. A few familiar faces from the first “Suicide Squad” movie, including Viola Davis, Margot Robbie, and Joel Kinnaman, will join a new cast of characters.
From Warner Bros. Pictures comes “The Batman,” with director Matt Reeves (the “Planet of the Apes” films) at the helm and with Robert Pattinson (“Tenet,” “The Lighthouse,” “Good Time”) starring as Gotham City’s vigilante detective, Batman, and billionaire Bruce Wayne.
Featuring interviews with the cast, including John David Washington, Elizabeth Debicki, and Robert Pattinson, the new featurette shows just how much craft went into the blockbuster thriller.
David Fincher hates being defined as an auteur. While many directors such as Tyler Perry, Quentin Tarantino, or Joss Whedon accept their celebrity status as part of their identity, Fincher does not want to be associated with a particular image or theme.
What if they blow up the credit card companies, and everybody woke up one day and they didn’t have to pay their bills?” remembers Bell. “We needed something where the audience members would cheer the destruction of the world.
In this webinar on cinematography with Zeiss, K. K. Senthil Kumar talks about his journey as a cinematographer, his journey and working philosophy that he follows in order to tune himself with the director’s creativity.
How the 1917 movie was crafted? how it was filmed? What made the actors performances and the screenplay at its best? What made us feel incredible after watching the movie?
Regardless of whether you’re a seasoned director, crafting a screenplay, or just looking to increase your videos’ social engagement, telling a visually arresting story is tantamount in our digital world.
Tarantino has helmed several critically and financially successful films, including Jackie Brown (1997), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004), Inglourious Basterds (2009), Django Unchained (2012) and The Hateful Eight (2015) and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019).
Take a look at this video conversation of Coen brothers with Guillermo del Toro featuring the Inside Llewyn Davis movie and let’s check out 5 takeaways after the jump.
Blackmagic Collective offering free webinars about Film making as “Film making series”. In this series, the chapter 3: Everything Screenplays & What makes one great” webinar has happened on July 9th.
Set in post-independence India, it is a story of a mother’s attempt to find her daughter a suitable boy, embedded in a historic moment of bloodshed, chaos, land reforms, and class barriers.
The Art of the Pitch. One of the most elusive parts of getting your movie made is figuring out how to get it funded.
Akkineni Sreekar Prasad, better known as Sreekar Prasad, is an Indian film editing professional, known for his works in Indian cinema. He works predominantly in Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and English films.
Rohini Hattangadi is an Indian actress, known for her work in Marathi-language and Hindi Films, Television and Theatre.
In his recent recent online session about “Cinema Transition”, Gautham Menon expressed his views about film making in the present scenario, especially during period of CoviD.
What comes to our mind when we heard about “Psycho”.. the shabby image of the motel in the middle of nowhere.. by-passed by the characters who were introduced as weird, disturbing and antisocial characters… the brutal merciless killing of a psycho with a broad kitchen knife accompanied by the nerve-wrecking screeching sound of a violin.
Yesterday, Rajeev Masand made a zoom conversation with the crew and cast of “Mahanati” movie which includes the director Nag Ashwin, Cinematographer Dani Sanchez Lopez, the movie leading actors Keerthy Suresh and Dulquer Salmaan along with producers Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt.
The major amazing factor of the movie “Parasite” is the crossover writer-director’s original script, which has scored kudos from more than 20 critics organizations (it also won Best Picture from the L.A. Film Critics), and has picked up Critics’ Choice and Golden Globes norms.
It took Stanley Kubrick and his crew no less than four years to make 2001: A Space Odyssey. Upon finishing Dr. Strangelove, the legendary filmmaker felt he wanted to do a “good science fiction film,” and on Columbia Pictures’ Roger Caras’ advice, he contacted the science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke with the idea of joining forces to make a film about “man’s relationship to the universe.”
On the occasion of celebrating 40 years of its release on this day 23 May 1980, The Shining is well known fro its treatment. here, we are providing you the treatment of the movie
Finally, what we needed to understand here is that we also have to see the trailer in reverse (from 2.50 to 0.00) in order to understand the story that Christopher Nolan wanted to convey.
This morning Christopher Nolan’s upcoming movie “TENET” second trailer dropped on YouTube.
Pataal Lok – The story is about a policeman. The name is Hathiram Chaudhary (Jaideep Ahlawat). Posting is at Outer Jamunapar Police Station, Delhi. According to Hathiram’s Whatsapp University, there are three worlds in the world. Swarga Lok – Where Elders Live. Dharti Lok- where he lives. Patal Lok – Where his posting is. There is a bridge in the area of Hathiram.
Film actors can be broadly classified into two: those who chose acting as their profession and those who were chosen by the profession itself. Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair, popularly known as Mohanlal, is one such fabulously gifted actor from Kerala, India; who can be undoubtedly included in the latter category.
John Alcott, the great cinematographer who worked with Stanley Kubrick for some time, speaks at length about Kubrick and his additional work on 2001: A Space Odyssey, for which he took over as lighting cameraman from Geoffrey Unsworth in mid-shoot, A Clockwork Orange, Barry Lyndon, the film for which he won his Oscar, and The Shining.
The film’s cinematography has been described as ground-breaking. Especially notable are the long double shots, usually ended with a slow backwards zoom, the scenes shot entirely in candlelight, and the settings based on William Hogarth paintings. The exteriors were filmed on location in Ireland, England and West Germany, with the interiors shot mainly in London.
The story’s about a man who turns up somewhere in the desert out of nowhere and returns to civilization. Prior to filming, we drove the length of the entire U.S.–Mexican border—more than 1,500 miles.
Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, who conceived it with Roger Avary. Starring John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis, Tim Roth, Ving Rhames, and Uma Thurman, it tells several stories of criminal Los Angeles.
Written by the film’s director Swaroop RSJ and Polishetty, the script of this rare comedy is now available for download. Click the download button to get the PDF version of the screenplay.
Goodfellas is widely regarded as one of the greatest films in the gangster genre. In 2000, it was deemed “culturally, historically, and aesthetically significant” and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry by the United States Library of Congress. Its content and style have been emulated in numerous other films and television series.
American streaming service, Amazon Prime Video, will premier seven Indian movies from various languages on its platform as film theaters stay shut indefinitely as a result of lock-down.
Locked – AHA streaming platform’s latest venture, which is a crime thriller with 7 episodes in its Season 1. This started with a gripping narration of thriller in the first episode, shifted to crime comedy next and slips away its narration while trying to grip the screenplay.
One of the best elements of Madha movie is its cinematography by Abhiraj Nair. The cinematography has brought a new aura to the movie and helped the vision that director wanted to convey.
Film making is a long process as it involves 24 crafts (now a days more), it always take huge crunch of your time unless you are from a film school or from filmy background families. But whenever you see some of the great works by some major directors, who made their first feature film surprisingly in their 30s or 40s, and most create their masterpiece in the second half of their lives.
Tom Cruise will shoot for a film aboard International S[ace Station, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine confirmed, “This would be the first feature film to be shot in space
With so much attention on the movie, it’s inevitable that a sequel would already be in development. Here’s everything we know so far about Extraction 2, from possible plot details to the cast and potential release dates.