As You Are: Starring Charlie Heaton – Our Film Pick, Film Review

By Thursday, February 23, 2017 Permalink 1

Coming off the Special Jury Prize from Sundance, AS YOU ARE is an intriguing drama that bends troubled family film cliches with an unusual plot device. Told in flashback through police interrogations, we learn how three teenagers become friends in the 90s. Obviously, the audience waits for a crime to reveal itself as the interrogations progress. Scroll ...

The Elton John AIDS Foundation to Host Special Screening of ‘The Promise’

By Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Permalink 0

On February 26, Oscar Night, Sir Elton John and husband David Furnish (The Elton John AIDS Foundation) will host a special screening of Terry George’s new film The Promise. The history-based film focuses on a love triangle set against the backdrop of the Armenian Genocide in Turkey at the beginning of WWI. The Promise stars ...

Tim Sutton’s DARK NIGHT Explores Homegrown Terrorism – TRAILER

By Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Permalink 0

This month DARK NIGHT, an indie drama, by writer-director Tim Sutton (PAVILLION) looks into gun violence in America, isolation, and home grown terrorism, with a carefully executed shots and a distinctive style of filmmaking to tell its story as it plants and elevates the suspense. Tim Sutton’s third feature has been described as a haunting, understated ...

AFI Voices Support For Iranian Director Asghar Farhadi, Opposes Trump’s Travel Ban

By Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Permalink 0

The American Film Institute / AFI has released a statement of support for Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi who won’t attend the Academy Awards due to President Donald Trump’s executive order banning people seven countries, Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen from entering the Unites States of America. Farhadi’s film “The Salesman” has been nominated for an ...

Aaron Taylor-Johnson: Oscar’s Next Great Actor – Film Clip

By Friday, January 27, 2017 Permalink 0

Aaron Taylor-Johnson won the Golden Globe for his portrayal of Ray Marcus in Tom Ford's Nocturnal Animals. So, why not an Oscar nomination? Don't break out the violins just yet but Aaron Taylor-Johnson wasn't nominated for an Oscar for his very memorable (and Golden Globe winning) performance in the thriller, NOCTURNAL ANIMALS.  Instead, co-star Michael ...

Christian Bale Bio Author Harrison Cheung Elevates with YA Novel ‘West of Weird’

By Monday, December 5, 2016 Permalink 2

This month we received exciting news about our friend, Brave New Hollywood guest-blogger, author Harrison Cheung who has been achieving new success and aiming for higher, creative grounds. Harrison is the author of Christian Bale: The inside Story of the Darkest Batman, an entertaining, character study of one of Hollywood’s brightest stars, and the career ...