All posts tagged "Jake Gyllenhaal"
Movie News: Godfather Casting; Directors Plead for Theaters; Borat TeaserOctober 1, 2020
In today’s Movie News Rundown: A movie about making The Godfather casts its leads, excellently; many...
MM Guide 2019
No Guts, No Story: Find Your Screenplay’s Soul By Trusting Your Instincts and Your AlliesOctober 18, 2018
I’ve wanted to make films for a long time, but my problem was always the ability...
MM Guide 2019
Kindling Kinship: To Write an Adaptation, Build Bonds Between Your Creative Partners and Your Source MaterialOctober 15, 2018
The process of adaptation is always different depending on what source material you’re working with, but...
Finding the Human: Dan Gilroy Talks Script Formatting and Writing Roman J. Israel, Esq. on Spec for Denzel WashingtonNovember 28, 2017
Dan Gilroy’s newest movie, Roman J. Israel, Esq. stars Denzel Washington as a legal savant—a civil...
“Americana With a Hint of Jaundice”: DP Seamus McGarvey Talks Style, Mood of Nocturnal AnimalsNovember 17, 2016
Tom Ford, the director, writer and producer of Nocturnal Animals, turned up at a Bafta screening...
Appetite for Deconstruction: Jean-Marc Vallée and Jake Gyllenhaal Talk DemolitionApril 11, 2016
Jean-Marc Vallée can’t slow down. The Montreal-born director’s feverish pace has resulted in three features in...
Kings of the Underworld: Denis Villeneuve, Benicio Del Toro and Emily Blunt on SicarioOctober 10, 2015
“Directing is more the art of listening than of being a dictator,” says Denis Villeneuve, articulating...
Richard Kelly’s Second Chance: The Director Reflects on How Donnie Darko Became a Cult HitJune 22, 2004
Movies that barely net a half million at the box office are generally written off as...
Strange Fruit: The History of Billie Holiday’s Famous Protest Song
18th and Grand Traces L.A. History Through a ‘Palace of Violence’
How We Accidentally Made a Covid Christmas Classic
Ammonite Writer-Director Francis Lee Requires Every Object to Have a Rich History and Defined Purpose
- Strange Fruit: The History of Billie Holiday’s Famous Protest Song February 27, 2021
- 18th and Grand Traces L.A. History Through a ‘Palace of Violence’ February 27, 2021
- Why I Kept Anthony Hopkins Inside for The Father February 26, 2021