Tag Archives: The Prestige

Spotlight on the Stars: Christian Bale

For this week’s brand new spotlight piece (after taking a week off), I wanted to cite an A-lister who is known as one of the most deeply committed actors of his generation. Yes, it’s Christian Bale, an Academy Award winner who just overflows with talent. Once considered an incredibly snubbed[...]

Hugh Jackman: Spotlight on the Stars

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an A-list actor who also happens to be a superhero as well, and that would be Hugh Jackman. Not only is he one of the bigger action stars on the planet right now due to his many turns[...]

Wally Pfister To Headline Kodak Focus at Los Angeles Film Festival

HollywoodNews.com: Director-cinematographer Wally Pfister, ASC, BSC will headline the annual Kodak Focus program at this year’s Los Angeles Film Festival. The intimate conversation will spotlight Pfister’s artistic and technical accomplishments by screening scenes from three of his films – Insomnia, Laurel Canyon and Inception. Kodak Focus takes place on June[...]

‘Inception’ Review: “Mind warping adventure about dream thieves”

By R.L. Shaffer HollywoodNews.com: I have very mixed emotions regarding Christopher Nolan’s latest opus, a mind warping adventure about dream thieves. On some level, Inception is a brutally imaginative spectacle — an amazing achievement on nearly every level, from cinematography to visual effects to story, performances — you name it.[...]

Cinematographer Wally Pfister gives an inside look at ‘Inception’

By Bob Fisher HollywoodNews.com: “Inception” is coming to movie screens in your neighborhood this week. The film marks the sixth collaboration for cinematographer Wally Pfister, ASC, writer/director Christopher Nolan and producer Emma Thomas. It follows in the wake of “Memento,” “Insomnia,” “Batman Begins,” “The Prestige” and “The Dark Knight.” All[...]

Wally Pfister – A Preview of “Inception”

By Bob Fisher Hollywoodnews.com: Put “Inception” on your list of must see summer films. Cinematographer Wally Pfister, ASC teamed up with writer/ director Chris Nolan and producer Emma Thomas for the sixth time to create this imaginative and breathtaking adventure. Their collaborations began with Memento in 2000 when they were[...]

Christopher Nolan and Wally Pfister – The Journey Continues

BY BOB FISHER The collaborations between Christopher Nolan and Wally Pfister, ASC read like the script for a feel good Hollywood movie where seemingly impossible dreams come true. Pfister was born in Chicago. He began his career shooting television news in Washington, D.C. Nolan was born in London, where he[...]