Capone finds the dark heart of the American Dream at the core of FOXCATCHER, one of the year's best Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. As with all of director Bennett Miller's three features (including...Show More Summary
You might need to thaw out after Bennett Miller's icy Foxcatcher.
Does extreme privilege point, like an arrow, to a sort of rot within the true-blue American spirit? Putting criminal insanity aside for a moment, the answer's a qualified, sorrowful yes in director Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher," a true-crime drama hailed in many quarters as a modern classic...
Bennett Miller's triumphant third directorial effort, "Foxcatcher," contains one of the best acting ensembles I've seen all year. Steve Carell, Channing Tatum and Mark Ruffalo are perfectly cast in this fact-based drama about the chilling...Show More Summary
Capone talks about wrestling with the lonely layers of FOXCATCHER, with director Bennett Miller Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. Back in late April of this year, I had the great pleasure of catching...Show More Summary
Stark. Cold. Lonely. This is the kind of world that Bennett Miller created for Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell and Channing Tatum. The film follows the true story relationship between wrestler Mark Schultz (Tatum) and his multi-millionaire sponsor John du Pont (Carell), as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul. Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. Is the cultural conversation about to turn from Ben Affleck’s penis in Gone Girl to Steve Carell’s nose in Foxcatcher? Bennett Miller’s acclaimed drama opens in limited release this week, and Carrell’s prosthetic-enhanced performance has already been tipped for some Oscar glory. Show More Summary
The spectacular third feature from "Moneyball" and "Capote" director - but not a sports movie. mpaa rating:R (For some drug use and a scene of violence.) Genre:Drama Directed By: Bennett Miller Run Time: 2 hours 14 minutes Cast: Steve...Show More Summary
Foxcatcher is a movie about America, but what makes it so compelling is that you don't realize it at first. Directed by Bennett Miller (Capote, Moneyball), the film is too subtle—and, frankly, too strange—to explicitly make some simple, overarching, grandiose statement. Show More Summary
The Oscar buzz for Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher" has been going strong since the film premiered at Cannes back in May. The drama, based on a true story, stars Steve Carell in an acclaimed dramatic turn as John du Pont, a millionaire who uses his wealth to help train Olympic wrestlers. Show More Summary
In Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher (out this Friday), Steve Carell turns in a haunted and harrowing performance as John E. du Pont, the millionaire heir to the du Pont fortune and amateur wrestling enthusiast who murdered Olympic gold medalist Dave Schultz in 1996. … Read More
When I saw Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher at the Toronto Film Festival in September, I wrote that "Miller, in my estimation, has jumped into the class of Steven Soderbergh and other great directors of the past 25 years (who don't worship...Show More Summary
There’s no easy way to write about Foxcatcher, Bennett Miller’s oppressively dour new movie, without disclosing the shocking ending to its true story. Still, for the sake of those who don’t know where this fact-based drama is headed, perhaps it’s best to be vague about the events that inspired it. Show More Summary
A pair of stars -- and Mark Ruffalo too -- are dynamite in Bennett Miller's unlikely, Oscar-loaded true-crime tale
Even if you went into the highly acclaimed new drama "Foxcatcher" not knowing that it was based on a true story, there is an excellent chance hat you would figure out that the events depicted on the screen actually did happen on theShow More Summary
The director discusses a sequence from his film.
This year may find Channing Tatum in the in his very fist Oscar campaign. The actor's performance in Bennett Miller's upcoming sports drama Foxcatcher has been earning rave reviews, and there have been whispers that he could be a very real contender as we get deeper into awards season. Show More Summary
On Thursday, one of Hollywood's biggest and best film festivals, AFI Fest, kicks off and its not too late to get in for free. This year's festival highlights include Paul Thomas Anderson?s Inherent Vice, Bennett Miller?s Foxcatcher, and The Gambler, starring Mark Wahlberg. Among AFI Fest's other special events is On Acting: A Conversation with Michael Keaton and Edward Norton.
Capone has the Winners' names for the early Chicago screening of FOXCATCHER, with director Bennett Miller Q&A Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone here, with the list of winners of seats to an advance screening of FOXCATCHER on Tuesday, November 4 at 7:00pm, with a special post-screening Q&A with director Bennett Miller. Show More Summary
With just a handful of features under his belt, Bennett Miller has quickly established himself as a director to watch. He received high praise for his work on Moneyball and looks to maintain his perfect track record with Foxcatcher.Show More Summary