Peter Bart and Mike Fleming Jr. worked together for two decades at Daily Variety. In this weekly column, two old friends get together and grind their axes, mostly on the movie business. 2,678 more words
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EXCLUSIVE: The movie adaptation of the Gay Talese book The Voyeur’s Motel that Sam Mendes planned to direct and produce with Steven Spielberg at DreamWorks has just been killed. 1,858 more words
When Charlie and the Chocolate Factory first opened in the West End three years ago I wasn’t initially interested in seeing it after hearing that there would be original songs rather than the soundtrack from the Gene Wilder film (apart from Pure Imagination). 359 more words
The Royal Court Theatre has confirmed a new season of work from February to September 2017.
This spring and summer season will include eight world premieres, four UK premieres and international collaborations ,the return of a seminal Royal Court play and a new podcast series. 252 more words