Tag Archives: School of Rock

Ranking the films of Richard Linklater so far

It might have something to do with how much I love Everybody Wants Some, but I’m still thinking about Richard Linklater and his career to date. Yes, I touched on that a bit last week, and previously in 2014 when Boyhood was making its way through the awards season, but[...]

Richard Linklater: Writer and Director

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at a bit of an indie A-lister, though far from an unknown. It’s filmmaker Richard Linklater, a writer and director who has managed to consistently do things in a unique way and bring audiences along with him at the[...]

Miranda Cosgrove on Jack Black, hot messes and ‘iCarly’

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Miranda Cosgrove plays a hot mess of a young star in the Nov. 16 episode of “The Good Wife,” a character who “ends up getting into a car accident one night when she’s drunk and can’t remember what happened,” reports the 17-year-old real-life[...]

Jack Black will rock laughs again with director Linklater in ‘Bernie’

HollywoodNews.com: Jack Black is working with director Richard Linklater again. The duo will team on the dark comedy “Bernie.” Black and Linklater originally worked together on the tween pleaser “The School of Rock” which made over $131 million worldwide in 2003. Shirley MacLaine is slotted to co-star with Black in “Bernie.” [...]