Traces is an adrenaline racing acrobatics showcase that mingles well with the sly humor of the talent 7 member cast. One of the 7, LJ Marles, was awesome enough to chat about his life and the show, as well as give us a sneak peek of his high-flying act.
Posted in Comedy, Interview, Theater |
Tagged 7 Fingers, At&T Performing Arts Center, Baseline Circus, Europe, Lexus Broadway Series, LJ, London, New Zealand, Paris, Traces, Winspear Opera House |
Dear Hangover 4-8 and Vince Vaughn/Owen Wilson, move on. The
“Aptow” crew, as they’ve been called, continues to be bold and hilarious with each new incarnation. It’s no doubt they own the comedy game the last decade or so. The difference this time is their all playing heightened versions of themselves and it’s the end of the world an all that. Click through for our interview with Directors Evan Goldberg & Seth Rogen.
Posted in Comedy, Dallas, Film, Interview |
Tagged Backstreet Boys, Bar Mitzvah, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Craig Robinson, Danny McBride, David Gordon Green, David Krumholtz, Emma Watson, End of the World, Evan Goldberg, Freaks and Geeks, Greg Mottola, Heaven, James Franco, Jay Baruchel, Jonah Hill, Jonathan Levine, Judd Aptow, Kevin Smith, Martin Starr, Michael Cera, Michel Gondry, Mindy Kaling, Monty Python, Nicholas Stoller, Rihanna, Seth Rogen, This Is The End, Undeclared |
The East is a suspense filled look into the infiltration of an anarchist group. Zal Batmanglij and Brit Marling have created a dynamic character for her and crafted a unique perspective of the tricky private intelligence/anarchist world. Click through for more review of the must-see film and an interview with Zal and Brit about the movie itself.
Posted in Dallas, Film, Interview |
Tagged Aldis Hodge, Alexander Skarsgård, Anarchist, Brit Marling, Danielle Macdonald, Ellen Page, Fox Searchlight, Hiller Brood, Jason Ritter, Patricia Clarkson, Ridley Scott, Scott Free Production, Shiloh Fernandez, The East, Tony Scott, Zal Batmanglij |
From DSM Website
“SISTER ACT is presented by Dallas Summer Musicals June 4 – 16 at Music Hall at Fair Park.” Click through for our interview with Charles Barksdale who plays TJ in the musical.
Posted in Dallas, Dallas Summer Musicals, Interview, Musicals, Theater |
Tagged Alan Menken, Charles Barksdale, Dallas Summer Musical, Ernie Pruneda, FLORRIE BAGEL, HOLLIS RESNIK, Kingsley Leggs, Lindsey Price, Music Hall at Fair Park, San Antonio, Sherman Hemsley, Sister Act, Six Flags, TA'REA CAMPBELL, Texas, Todd A. Horman, University of Dallas |
EPIC Blue Sky Studios production that mingles a heartwarming father-daughter story with an end of world battle right in our own backyards.
Click thru for our interview with Director
Chris Wedge and Writer James V. Hart and review of EPIC.
Posted in Animation, Beyonce, Dallas, Film, Interview |
Tagged 20th Century Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Aziz Ansari, Blue Sky Studios, Chris O'Dowd, Chris Wedge, Christoph Waltz, Colin Farrell, Epic, James V. Hart, Jason Sudeikis, Laurie McNair, Leafman, nature, Texas Discovery Gardens, William Joyce |
The Dallas International Film Festival 2013 introduced me to the wonderful work being made by New Zealand film production outfit, Candlelit Pictures. The film was part of Shorts Program 1 and had a beautiful grittiness that I couldn’t get out of my mind. I reached out to Producer Alix Whittaker to learn more about the Auckland film outfit. Click thru for our interview with Founder of Candlelit Pictures Alix Whittaker.
Posted in DIFF 2013, Film, Interview |
Tagged Alix Whittaker, Andy, Anna Duckworth, Auckland, Candlelit Pictures, Cheap Tuesday, Dallas International Film Festival 2013, Donogh Rees, Jordan Dodson, Lord of The Rings, Mitchell Hageman, New Zealand, Oliver Page, Runaways, Stephen Ure, Thomas Hageman, We Talk About Loss |
Before we jump into the wonderfully inventive mind of young talent Terence Nance, how about we look at some other movie releases this weekend. Click thru for all the greatness.
Posted in Death, Film, Interview |
Tagged An Oversimplification of Her Beauty, Benedict Cumberbatch, Black Rock, Chris Evans, Great Gatsby, Iron Man 3, Jacob Lofland, Jay Z, Jeff Nichols, JJ Abrahms, John Ventimiglia, Kate Azleton, Least Among Saints, Mark Duplass, Matthew McConaughey, May Movies, Michael Shannon, MUD, Ray Liotta, Richard Kuklinski, Robert Davi, Star Trek: Into The Darkness, Terence Nance, The Iceman, Tye Sheridan, Winona Ryder |
From The Reading Event
“Ballroom Marfa’s distinguished Filmmakers’ Selection Committee has chosen Academy Nicholl Fellow James DiLapo’s script “Devils at Play” for the 2013 production of The Reading on Saturday, May 18 at the Crowley Theater in Marfa, Texas.”
Click through for our chat with James and Director for the Reading
Posted in Interview |
Tagged Academy Nicholl Fellow, Ballroom Marfa, Barry Nash, Carolyn Pfeiffer, Chuck Huber, Crowley Theater, Devils at Play, Drew Wall, Gretchen Dyer, James DiLapo, Jeff Swearingen, Jeremy Schwartz, Julia Dyer, Marfa, Nancy Sanders, Nicholl Awards, Nicholls Fellow Winner, Odyssey, The Reading, Thiago Martins |
Desperate Acts of Magic Website:
“A magician competes in an international magic contest where he goes head-to-head with a female street magician he has fallen in love with.”
Click through for our chat with the Co-Directors Joe Tyler Gold and Tammy Caplan.
Posted in Comedy, Film, Funny, Interview |
Tagged Canon 7d, Desperate Acts of Magic, Joe Tyler Gold, John Getz, Magic, Magicians, Tammy Caplan, TUGG, Valerie Dillman |
Click thru for our chat with
Generation Um Writer/Director Mark Mann
Posted in Film, Interview, Pearl Snap Friday |
Tagged Adelaide Clemens, Allison Palmer, Bojana Novakovic, Generation Um, Keanu Reeves, Mark Mann, Mauricio Rubinstein, New York City, Phase 4 Films |