EXCLUSIVE: MGM has acquired Let’s Get Married, a comic pitch that will be fast tracked as a star vehicle for Jillian Bell. Bell, who stars in Comedy Central’s Workaholics and HBO’s Eastbound & Down, as well as Paul Thomas Anderson’s...Show More Summary
Stealth Media has wrapped The Hatching, a giant croc from a screenplay by Nick Squire. Michael Anderson directs with Greg Davies (“Inbetweeners”), Thomas Turgoose and Sylvia Syms starring. “Tim Webber, a teenager at boarding school and his friends Baggy and Nick take a dare to... Read More
The Golden Ratio applies to black gold as well, apparently. This thought-provoking short by Ali Shirazi explores the use of this ubiquitous ratio in the cinematagraphy of Paul Thomas Anderson’s There Will Be Blood. More »
The Golden Ratio applies to black gold as well, apparently. This thought-provoking short by Ali Shirazi explores the use of this ubiquitous ratio in the cinematagraphy of Paul Thomas Anderson's There Will Be Blood. Read more...
Ali Shirazi explores the geometry of Paul Thomas Anderson's There Will Be Blood, finding the golden spirals, examples of the Rule of Thirds, and tracking shot mathematics behind the film's cinematography. Read more...
These days, it’s easy to look back on Paul Thomas Anderson‘s 1997 masterpiece Boogie Nights with reverence. Personally, it’s my second or third favorite movie of all time; it was nominated for all kinds of Oscars; and launched (or re-launched) the careers of numerous actors we’re all familiar with today. Since its release, Anderson has […]
The past, as William Faulkner famously wrote, "is never dead. It's not even past." Or, as Paul Thomas Anderson said in his film Magnolia, "We may be through with the past - but the past ain't through with us." That's a lesson the Catholic Church seems to learn repeatedly. Show More Summary
Most films and quite a few movies portray a character who changes as a result of the things that happen in the story--this is the "character arc." Many screenwriting books and teachers say this is mandatory and that it should...
CNA Financial (CNA) Q3 2013 Earnings Call October 28, 2013 10:00 am ET Executives James M. Anderson - Senior Vice President of Financial Planning & Analysis and Corporate Development Thomas F. Motamed - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer,...Show More Summary
Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice adapts the Thomas Pynchon novel about a scruffy, stoned detective and his doper friends—and as anyone who’s watched The Wire or even Boardwalk Empire knows, you can’t have a bunch of people indulging their vices without Michael K. Show More Summary
In addition to all the buzzy films screening at this year's Austin Film Festival, director Paul Thomas Anderson will moderate a conversation with his friend Jonathan Demme, winner of the Extraordinary Contribution to Filmmaking Award. [ more › ]
Like it or not, Russia, there's a gay guy coming to your country to host a beauty pageant! MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts (probs the seXXiest man on cable news, sorry Anderson Cooper) has just signed on to be the co-host of the Miss Universe pageant which will be held in Russia next month! This gig was turned [...]
If you’re looking for any little thing there is to know about Paul Thomas Anderson‘s next film, the adaptation of Thomas Pynchon‘s novel Inherent Vice, enjoy this: the actor Eric Roberts recently said he’s got a part in the picture. Get his word on it, below. Cigarettes and Red Vines passes this along, from the [...]
Interest in Thomas Nagel's Mind and Cosmos continues unabated. James N. Anderson weighs in here. I thank James for his linkage to my series of Nagel posts.
Now that we know a little too much about Salinger, will the real Thomas Pynchon please step forward. It is time, Tom. I get it, the work is the message, the gift. But you've had a lifetime of peering out your Venetian blinds making sure the coast is clear, or dodging the empty questions of so many late night talk shows. Show More Summary
It's only because the phrase "the horror version of Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia" popped into my head three or four times during the excellent new horror film Proxy that I feel comfortable bringing it up here. That certainly sounds...Show More Summary
Bridesmaids actress Maya Rudolph apparently welcomed her 4th child last month. She was spotted out and about holding the baby, whose gender is not known, back in August. The SNL alum and her director husband Paul Thomas Anderson are already parents to 7-year old Pearl, 3-year old Lucille, and 2-year old Jack.
Post by Lisa Fogarty Congratulations are in order for actress Maya Rudolph who, alongside Oscar-nominated director Paul Thomas Anderson, has welcomed her fourth child. The couple is keeping a tight lip on the child's gender, name, and...Show More Summary
Maya Rudolph and her boyfriend, There Will Be Blood writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson, have welcomed their fourth child together, Us Weekly reports. Details... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Saturday Night Live Paul Thomas Anderson Maya Rudolph There Will Be Blood Up All Night The Way, Way Back Grown Ups 2
Congratulations are in order for Maya Rudolph and her family! Us Weekly confirmed that the 41-year-old actress has given birth to her fourth child with longtime partner Paul Thomas Anderson. Though the gender is not yet known, the new...Show More Summary