Tag Archives: The Spectacular Now

Miles Teller: His best performances so far

One of my favorite young actors, Miles Teller has been gaining steam as emerging A-lister over the last couple of years. This week, Teller is getting the same treatment that fellow near A-lister Jonah Hill got from me a few days ago from yours truly, in honor of their upcoming[...]

Shailene Woodley: Her best performances so far

For my money, there are few up and coming actresses in Hollywood more exciting to watch than Shailene Woodley. In a relatively short period of time, Woodley has managed to work her way up the A-list, becoming someone whose mere presence in a film is something to be excited about.[...]

“Paper Towns”: The latest from top tier scribes Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber

It’s no secret around these parts that I’m a big fan of screenwriting team Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber. In fact, I’ve already gone on the record once to say that I think they’re the most underrated writers in the business. Hollywood doesn’t realize what they have in Neustadter[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Shailene Woodley

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at one of Hollywood’s best young women. Without question, there are few better out there than Shailene Woodley, a rising star who literally only has the sky as her sole limit. She’s impressed pretty much from the very start,[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Miles Teller

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an up and comer who’s just joining the A-list, but one who does so with the potential to go to some extraordinary places. I’m talking of course about Miles Teller, someone who really could turn out to be[...]

Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber: the most underrated writers in Hollywood

There are tons of screenwriters in the business that have been unjustly passed over for awards attention before, but few have been as unjustly snubbed in their careers so far as the team of Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber have. They’ve given us two instant classics in (500) Days[...]