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Tag Archives: Will Reiser

Oscars: “50/50” writer Will Reiser on his NBR win, the Indie Spirit Awards, and the power of Anjelica Huston – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Will Reiser is having one of those hard-to-imagine weeks. It started with the Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations, which recognized Reiser’s comedy “50/50” in three key categories, including Best Feature and Best First Screenplay for Reiser, himself. It’s ending with a National Board of Review recognition in[...]

Our “50/50” review and cast interviews – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jonathan Levine’s “50/50” has been a conversation starter since its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, and as I mentioned from this year’s event, the winning dramedy shows why you shouldn’t judge a film by its proverbial cover. Levine’s project was diagnosed as “the cancer comedy”[...]

Seth Rogen, “50/50” team thinking “Jamaica” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jonathan Levine’s moving cancer comedy “50/50” doesn’t open until next week (on Sept. 30 … see it once it reaches a theater near you), but that hasn’t stopped the creative team behind the picture from singling out their next collaborative effort. Will Reiser, who penned “50/50” following[...]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen a powerful pair in “50/50” – AWARDS ALLEY

Tilda Swinton talks “We Need To Talk About Kevin,” parenting and not killing the audience Tilda Swinton talks “We Need To Talk About Kevin,” parenting and not killing the audience By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “50/50” shows why you shouldn’t judge a film by its proverbial cover. Jonathan Levine’s project was diagnosed[...]