Owing an absurdist debt to “Dr. Strangelove,” “The Brink” tries to excavate comedy, or at least fairly scabrous satire, from the threat of nukes in the hands of a lunatic, and a budding international crisis. 561 more words
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The creators and cast of the HBO show “The Brink” discussed balancing comedy and drama, and tackling serious issues with a wink at the show’s premiere at the Paramount Theater on Monday. 465 more words
Director – Jay Roach
Starring – Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Mimi Rogers, Michael York, Will Ferrell, Robert Wagner, Seth Green, Charles Napier, Rob Lowe, Christian Slater… 9 more words
Filmmaker Jay Roach is set to deliver the commencement address at the USC School of Cinematic Arts graduation on May 15 at the Shrine Auditorium. In addition, writer-producer Melissa Rosenberg will receive the Mary Pickford Alumni Award. 153 more words
Julianne Moore Praises Indie Films At CinemaCon: "Hollywood Isn't In The Business Of Creating Parts For Actors"
Indie films now are bigger than ever. That was the takeaway at today’s CinemaCon panel for “The ‘Independent’ Game: Based on a True Story” panel which was comprised of Sony Pictures Classics co-chiarman Tom Bernard, Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore, director Jay Roach and AMC Theatres president of programming, Robert Lenihan. 717 more words