Tag Archives: Mark Duplass

12 Films still to look forward to this summer

With the second half of the year underway, it’s tempting to also declare the summer movie season all but over as well. While we may only have a few big blockbusters still to go, the independent films still to be released offer some interesting options, with at least one excellent[...]

“Zero Dark Thirty” by Kathryn Bigelow teaser

by Mark Johnson HollywoodNews.com: Kathryn Bigelow (deservedly) became the first female to win the Best Director Oscar for her Best Picture winning film The Hurt Locker (2010). Her controversial follow-up to Locker looks to be just as intense, as she and her Oscar winning scripter, Mark Boal, take us into the[...]

“The Lady” leads deals as TIFF 2011 winds down

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: As the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival draws to a close this weekend, a few more high-profile titles are finding homes as they seek distribution deals. Luc Besson’s based-on-true-events drama “The Lady,” for example, has been picked up by Cohen Media Group, THR reports. Michelle Yeoh plays[...]

Film Independent Announces Jury Award Winners of 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival

hollywoodnews.com: Today Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, announced its 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival award winners at a brunch at CHAYA Downtown. Audience award winners will be announced tomorrow afternoon at the Closing Night film, Despicable Me.[...]

Jonah Hill’s ‘Cyrus’ releases new photos

HollywoodNews.com: “Cyrus” starring John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei, and Catherine Keener has just released new photos from the film. With John’s social life at a standstill and his ex-wife about to get remarried, a down on his luck divorcee finally meets the woman of his dreams, only to[...]

SXSW: John C. Reilly and Jonah Hill talk “Cyrus” – Hollywood In Ten

BY SEAN O’CONNELL “Cyrus” is an uncomfortable relationship comedy from co-directors (and brothers) Jay and Mark Duplass. It stars John C. Reilly as a sad sack named John who, on the rebound from his divorce to Jamie (Catherine Keener), meets and falls head-over-heels in love with Molly (Marisa Tomei). The only[...]