A Thomas Pynchon novel is really, truly headed to the big screen from a reputable director. And that director is Paul Thomas Anderson — what a wonderful world this is! Anderson took quite a long time to finance, make and release The Master, which hit theaters five years after his previous film, There Will Be [...]
An infinite day. Performed last night at the RoyalCollege of Music Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall by three quarters of the Brodsky Quartet Daniel Rowland (violin), Paul Cassidy (viola) and Jacqueline Thomas (cello) and flautist Wissam Boustany, Un Jour Infini was a breath of fresh air. Show More Summary
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At the Teaching Now blog (Education Week), a recent debate among Larry Ferlazzo, Stephen Krashen, David Cohen, and Paul Thomas has prompted the post:"Should Teachers Resist the Common Core?" In a series of blog posts as well as comments...Show More Summary
By Hannah Soo Park Joaquin Phoenix and Paul Thomas Anderson might be the next big actor-director duo, Kate Winslet is eyeing Vernoica Roth's "Divergent," Reese Witherspoon might be lining up a Sudan drama, and Chris Hemsworth could be headed to the seas—all in today's casting call! Joaquin Phoenix and Paul Thomas Anderson Together Again? Following [...]
Following the success of The Master, Variety reports that Joaquin Phoenix will be reteaming with Paul Thomas Anderson for the director’s upcoming adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s revisionist detective novel, Inherent Vice....
In a somewhat disappointing bit of news, Robert Downey Jr. will not play stoner hero Doc Sportello in Paul Thomas Anderson's cinematic version of Thomas Pynchon's "Inherent Vice." That role will be taken by Joaquin Phoenix, who seems a less natural fit for the countercultural private eye. The...
This noir tale, set in 1969 Los Angeles, is an adaptation of the Thomas Pynchon novel, which centers on a pot-smoking detective. [...]
ETRADE Financial (ETFC) Q4 2012 Earnings Call January 24, 2013 5:00 pm ET Executives Paul Thomas Idzik - Chief Executive Officer Matthew J. Audette - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Controller Analysts Howard Chen - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Richard H. Show More Summary
"Inherent Vice," Paul Thomas Anderson's adaptation of the Thomas Pynchon novel of the same name, was set to give Robert Downey Jr. his first non-franchise...
After finding success in their first collaboration, Joaquin Phoenix is in talks with Paul Thomas Anderson to star in his new film, "Inherent Vice." Based on the Thomas Pynchon novel set in the 1960s, the story follows Doc Sportello whose...Show More Summary
Apparently Paul Thomas Anderson just couldn't get enough of working with Joaquin Phoenix, as the actor is in talks to join Anderson's next film, the adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's Inherent Vice. This comes after Robert Downey Jr. passed on the role. Set in Los Angeles around 1970, Phoenix would play ... More »
Joaquin Phoenix had such a good time being Paul Thomas Anderson’s monkey in The Master that he’s close to signing on to doing it all over again, this time as the star of Anderson’s Inherent Vice. As previously reported, Anderson hasShow More Summary
It’s not every actor that can steal a scene right out from under Philip Seymour Hoffman’s nose, but in The Master, Joaquin Phoenix did just that. No wonder, then, that director Paul Thomas Anderson is eager to reunite with him on his next movie. Phoenix is now in talks to join Anderson’s Thomas Pynchon adaptation [...]
A pothead detective.
After making a stunning, Oscar nominated, big screen return in The Master, actor Joaquin Phoenix will be working with director Paul Thomas Anderson again with something different for the both of them. Last fall we learned that Anderson...Show More Summary
Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Paul Thomas Anderson's next flick has long been known to be an adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's period LA detective story INHERENT VICE. Rumors of Robert Downey Jr. being involved have danced around the project...Show More Summary
Joaquin Phoenix is in talks with The Master helmer Paul Thomas Anderson for Inherent Vice, based on the Thomas Pynchon novel. The 2009 book is described as follows: Part noir, part psychedelic romp, all Thomas Pynchon- private eye Doc...Show More Summary
Joaquin Phoenix is in talks to reteam with The Master helmer Paul Thomas Anderson on Inherent Vice an adaptation of the Thomas Pynchon novel. Phoenix is Oscar nominated in The Master, in one of his career best performances. He’s repped by WME and Sloane, Offer, Weber and Dern.
Paul Thomas Anderson once directed a television pilot. The show never aired or got picked up and, for the most part, no one ever saw what he did. However, now thanks to the magic of the Internet, that’s all in the past. The PTA website Cigarettes and Red Vines got their hands on the pilot [...]