All posts tagged "Jack Nicholson"
Once Upon a Time… in Chinatown: Exclusive Excerpt From Sam Wasson’s The Big GoodbyeJanuary 30, 2020
(Editor’s Note: Four years after the events that Quentin Tarantino reimagined in Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood,...
’69 at 50: A Look Back at the Legacy of Nine Movies From 1969September 13, 2019
Polarizing political rhetoric, culture wars, fiercely divided opinions about the moral fiber of the president, troops dying...
“It Took Me 20 Years to Become an Actor”: A Conversation with the Late, Great Eli WallachJune 10, 2019
Eli Wallach is revered as one of the greatest character actors in cinema history. With a...
Balancing Act: Richard Linklater’s Last Flag Flying Deftly Dances Around America’s Political MinefieldsNovember 6, 2017
Texas-based filmmaker Richard Linklater’s humanist touch and trademark ease affords him the ability to gracefully engage...
All Jacked Up: Watch Jack Nicholson Breathe the Fire of On-Screen Anger to Craft Complex Performances (Video)April 22, 2017
From Five Easy Pieces to The Shining to A Few Good Men and even the latest...
First Draft: Five Surefire Steps to Nailing Your Screenplay’s ThemeOctober 10, 2016
In partnership with Creative Screenwriting and ScreenCraft, “First Draft” is a series on everything to do with screenwriting. A...
First Draft: Lessons in Screenplay Plants and Payoffs from Chinatown and The OrphanageSeptember 11, 2016
In partnership with Creative Screenwriting and ScreenCraft, “First Draft” is a series on everything to do with screenwriting. “Bad...
Halloween Retro-SPOOK-tive: Navigating the Labyrinth of Room 237October 28, 2013
Nobody ever forgets the Overlook Hotel and its wintry garden labyrinth, that elevator slowly gushing rivers...