Tag Archives: David Kirkpatrick

‘The Social Network’ versus pro-Facebook faction

HollywoodNews.com: It’s not good when an Oscar contending film, typically one that is biographical in nature, comes against criticism in its dramatization of the facts. Often times, critics forget that it’s a movie. Some Oscar winning films have a Teflon resistance to this, i.e. 2001 Best Picture Winner “A Beautiful[...]

“The Social Network” pushes creative license boundaries

HollywoodNews.com: In bringing the true story of Facebook to the screen in “The Social Network,” the film’s creators consulted with the social website. Producer Scott Rudin apparently interfaced with Facebook executives Elliot Schrage, vice president of Communications and COO Sheryl Sandberg, giving them an early glimpse of the film and[...]