Post Tagged with: “James Franco”

TSR Exclusive: ‘Third Person’ Interview with Writer/Director Paul Haggis

TSR Exclusive: ‘Third Person’ Interview with Writer/Director Paul Haggis

Writer/director Paul Haggis puts himself behind the camera once again for Third Person, an unraveling ball of yarn that tells of a writer (Liam Neeson) who becomes involved with his protege (Olivia Wilde) in Paris, a New York artist (James Franco) and the mother of his son (Mila Kunis), and an American (Adrien Brody) who becomes involved in the plight of an […]

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TSR Blog: Cameos for Sale, TMZ, and More: How ‘Veronica Mars’ Investigates Film in 2014

TSR Blog: Cameos for Sale, TMZ, and More: How ‘Veronica Mars’ Investigates Film in 2014

The zeitgeist within Veronica Mars’ resurrection as a major motion picture reflects directly onto film’s current state. Fans may delight in the sleuthing shenanigans that abound in co-writer/director Rob Thomas’ Veronica Mars, replete with its billion cameos and its seance-like atmosphere. But as an outsider to Mars’ world of Neptune, CA, I was struck more by the film’s observance on […]

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Veronica Mars

Veronica Mars

Cast: Kirsten Bell, Jason Dohring, Enrico Colantoni, Chris Lowell
Running Time: 1 hr 47 mins
Rating: PG-13
Release Date: March 14, 2014

Final Score: 5/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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Lovelace

Lovelace

Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Juno Temple
Running Time: 1 hr 32 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: August 9, 2013

Final Score: 3/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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This Is the End

This Is the End

Cast: Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen, James Franco
Running Time: 1 hr 47 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: June 12, 2013

Final Score: 7/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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The Iceman

The Iceman

Cast: Michael Shannon, Chris Evans, Winona Ryder
Running Time: 1 hr 46 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: May 17, 2013 (Chicago)

Final Score: 4/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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TSR Exclusive: ‘The Iceman’ Interview with Co-Writer/Director Ariel Vromen

TSR Exclusive: ‘The Iceman’ Interview with Co-Writer/Director Ariel Vromen

The ever-so-intense Michael Shannon plays true life hitman Richard Kuklinski in The Iceman, a bloody drama about the family man who claimed to have murdered over 100 people for the mafia. In the biopic, Shannon is joined by an ensemble cast that includes Chris Evans, Winona Ryder, Ray Liotta, James Franco, David Schwimmer, Robert Davi, and Stephen Dorff. The film […]

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Spring Breakers

Spring Breakers

SXSW 2013 Film Review complete coverage of the SXSW Film Festival 2013 Spring Breakers Director/Screenwriter: Harmony Korine Four college girls who land in jail after robbing a restaurant in order to fund their spring break vacation find themselves bailed out by a drug and arms dealer who wants them to do some dirty work. Cast: James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa […]

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Film Face-off at Movies.com: Oz the Great and Powerful vs. Gandalf from ‘Lord of the Rings’

I write an article at movies.com called Film Face-off, where I take two things, and they battle it out. The things could be actors, movies, characters, just about anything. Here is the first one. Give it some love, comments, tweets, Facebook affection. Oz the Great and Powerful vs. Gandalf from ‘Lord of the Rings’ We’ve heard things about this Oz (James Franco) character. […]

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Oz the Great and Powerful

Oz the Great and Powerful

Cast: James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams
Running Time: 2 hrs 10 mins
Rating: PG
Release Date: March 8, 2013

Final Score: 5/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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