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  • 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations announced today
    2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations announced today
    Nominations for the 30th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards have been announced today, according to the Nov. 25 reports from IndieWire and the official website of the Spirit Awards. This year's nominations were just announced this morning...
  • Independent Spirit Awards
    2015 Independent Spirit Awards Announce Nominees
    The nominees for the 30th annual Independent Spirit Awards have been announced and leading the pack is Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "Birdman" with six nomination, followed closely behind by "Boyhood" with 5. Both films...
  • Richard Linklater
    Isn't it Time you Knew who Richard Linklater is?
    Who? I’ve asked friends and family, movie fans, even at the exit of Linklater’s latest film “Boyhood” and I’m shocked to realize people don’t even know whom I’m talking about. And this is not something...
  • Boyhood and Birdman nominated for Gotham Awards
    Gotham Awards announce nominees, 'Boyhood' and 'Birdman' top field
    The Gotham Independent Film Awards announced their slate of nominees on Thursday, and it was a good morning for “Boyhood” and “Birdman.” “Boyhood,”Richard Linklater’s 12 year passion project, topped the...
  • On the set with Director Richard Linklater
    On the set of Director Richard Linklater's latest film
    Oscar-nominated director Richard Linklater's latest film is underway. The director, whose film "Boyhood," is attracting major Oscar buzz, is currently directing "That's What I'm Talking About" in the Texas Hill...
  • Ethan Hawke says he'd like to work with Scott Derrickson in the 'Doctor Strange' comic book movie
    Ethan Hawke would take a phone call from Scott Derrickson for 'Doctor Strange'
    According to ComicBook.com on Wednesday, "Training Day's" Ethan Hawk spoke in an interview and was approached with a question about him taking on the Doctor Strange role. It was revealed in the past that writer of "The Exorcism...
  • Best films of 2014: 50 Yard Line Edition
    Best films of 2014...so far.
    As I sit here writing these words there's a chill in the air. The leaves are browning, the birds are stirring, and the squirrels are digging frantically. This can only mean one thing. Oscar season is upon us...dun dun dun!In the following...
  • Boyhood
    Review: 'Boyhood'
    “Boyhood” is Richard Linklater’s experimental project that he’s been working on for well over a decade, the idea being to film the life of a boy from early childhood to adulthood, capturing the moments of joy, turmoil, and...
  • Top 5 Movies of 2014...so far
    Top 5 Movies of 2014...so far
    The summer season has come to an end and the fall frost of the passable and the downright atrocious are currently out in theaters (hopefully however, I will have a review of a new film up tomorrow). This provides the perfect respite for me to...
  • Boyhood
    Boyhood (2014) Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette. Dir. Richard Linklater
    It was a very bold experiment for Richard Linklater to attempt to make a coming of age film that depicts a child's life from the age of six to eighteen, and to do so while filming a few days every year for twelve years was such an ambitious...
  • Cast of 'Boyhood'
    'Boyhood' is a unique premise that is a must-see
    The film "Boyhood" which was co-produced, written and directed by Richard Linklater and stars Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater and Ethan Hawke, is perhaps the first film of its kind. The movie took twelve years to...
  • Boyhood
    Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood': A wistful and unforgettable ode to childhood
    It’s funny how fast time flies! In early September last year, I began a project I cheekily dubbed “30 for 30” in celebration of my 30th birthday. The goal of this little pet project, which I named after the ESPN series of the...
  • Top 10 Films of Summer
    Top 10 Films of Summer
    Blockbuster season went out with a whimper instead of a bang this year, as the box-office numbers are among the worse for a summer slate since the early ‘00s. However, that doesn’t mean that there weren’t good films to see over...
  • Boyhood
    Top 5 movies of summer 2014
    Another summer has come and gone, and with it a series of action blockbusters, comedies, animated features, horror films, book adaptations, and hidden gems. The summer of 2014 unfortunately turned out to be a rather lackluster one for movies...
  • 'Boyhood' is very impressive
    'Boyhood' is very impressive
    Most movies are shot on a schedule of several months. If the plot covers a large expanse of time, and the characters have to be depicted at various ages, make-up and different actors are used. Over the past decade, one director defied the normal...