Tag Archives: Amanda Silver

Hollywood Contenders – Ron Howard’s “In the Heart of the Sea” sets sail for late Oscar consideration

With very few films still to be seen, we more or less know who and what the Academy Award hopefuls for 2015 realistically are. Sure, we don’t know exactly what will happen, but the mysteries are drying up. One that still remains is if members of the Academy will take[...]

“Jurassic World” arrives to restart a classic franchise

It’s hard to find someone who doesn’t consider Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park to be an overt classic. You can find people who don’t care much for either of the sequels, but the first one is almost undisputedly one of the best blockbusters ever. Now, I can’t actually say much about[...]

Is “Planet of the Apes” part of a planned trilogy?

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: Could the recent success of Rupert Wyatt’s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” spark more monkey business. That seems to be the plan. Screenwriters Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver spoke to Entertainment Weekly about what’s next, and while they were quick to say nothing is certain[...]