All posts by Steven Peros

  • Darth Vader vs Me

    There have been lots of articles in the pages of MovieMaker (and elsewhere) that go something like this: “You think you made your movie on...

  • Live From Sundance: Day One

    An L.A.-based publicist for one of my films woke me up this morning in Park City. After arriving late last night, I jumped into festival...

  • Things I’ve Learned As A Moviemaker

    On page count Never, ever, give anyone-friend, foe,and especially a professional-a script whose three digit page count has the middle numeral of "three." "One" is...

  • Torn Pages From a Life

    Coleman Hough Recalling posters from what was arguably Hollywood’s last Golden Age-the 1970s-the poster for Steven Soderbergh’s new, indie-vibed film, Full Frontal, bears only three...

  • John Frankenheimer

    Director John Frankenheimer No matter how bad the circumstancesare, you can win; you can triumph over it. I believe that about life, too.” This quote...

  • Billy Wilder, Dudley Moore

    When you live in LA, you hear stories about famous people. Strange little stories, anecdotes and rumors, many of which don’t make it into the...