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John Sayles on People stories Vs. Screen Stories.

From a piece of research tracked down after watching John Sayles’s ‘Lone Star,’ which was nominated for the screenplay Oscar in its year and features an impressively diverse cast of people in small town, TX. 437 more words

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Episode 8. Marvel's Cinematic Universe and The Secret of Roan Inish (1994) -- the Pastoral and the Child

The Secret of Roan Inish, the pastoral, and the child!!

Filling in for David, Jen Zink joins me to discuss the state of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe and our main event film,  128 more words


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GO FOR SISTERS is a crime thriller with the safety on

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John Sayles. Keepin’ it real since 1979. Even if he’s the only one who still knows it.

Slightly up from 2010’s Amigo, but far from his best, for one thing, … 821 more words

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Gun-Toting, Drug Cartel-Smashing Dinosaurs: The Bizarre 'Jurassic World' We Almost Saw

Jurassic World arrives today in theaters, and it’s got all the familiar elements: the theme-park setting, the classic dinosaurs, the kids in peril. But 10 years ago, … 367 more words


'Soul Catcher' Movie: John Sayles Scripting Frank Herbert Novel Adapation; Chris Eyre To Direct

EXCLUSIVE: Chris Eyre has signed on to direct Soul Catcher with John Sayles attached to write the screenplay. Based on the novel by Dune… 205 more words


Lone Star (1996)

Director – John Sayles

Starring – Chris Cooper, Elizabeth Peña, Kris Kristofferson, Matthew McConaughey, Clifton James, Joe Morton


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