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CAMERON CROWE: AN INNOCENT BYSTANDER IN EMBARGO FEUD

December 15, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Director Cameron Crowe, who once earned his livelihood as a journalist — when he was a teenaged writer for Rolling Stone, his celebrity interviews were a regular feature of the magazine — and who still occasionally writes for the print media, doesn’t know what to make of New Yorker critic David Denby’s defense for breaking […]

PRODUCER DECLARES NEW YORKER CRITIC PERSONA NON GRATA

December 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

New Yorker critic David Denby has been barred from all future press screenings of films produced by Scott Rudin after Denby broke the embargo on reviews for David Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Denby’s review, which will appear in this week’s edition of the magazine, describes the film as “a bleak but mesmerizing […]

TONY-WINNING BOOK OF MORMON COMING TO THE SCREEN — BUT NOT SOON

September 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are planning a movie version of their hit Broadway musical comedy The Book of Mormon, but have indicated that it may take several years before it hits the screen. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Parker said “Hopefully it will have a big run [on Broadway] and […]