The writer/director of "Clueless" and "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" reflected on her career, the state of female filmmakers at a recent event at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica.
On opposite coasts, the fraternal writing/directing duo of "Cyrus" and "Baghead" show off different muscles this week with the premieres of a new documentary "Kevin" in Los Angeles and the comedy "True Adolescents" in New York.
Made famous as a counselor on "Celebrity Rehab," Bob Forrest will be onhand for the hometown premiere of the new documentary that shows that's just a small part of an incredible life story.
The two-time Oscar-winning actor recalls asking Charles Bronson to shave his mustache on the set of his directorial debut and candidly discusses how he picks movies to make during a nearly 45-minute Q & A at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica.
After plunking down $20 as requested by the filmmaker, a review of Kevin Smith's controversial and allegedly penultimate film and a recap of the Q & A at the New Beverly where the writer/director discussed how Samuel L. Jackson almost was cast in the thriller, his interactions with the virulently homophobic Westboro Baptist Church and why he prays before every flight.
Years in the making, the legendary actor's documentary about his production of "Salome," starring a then-unknown Jessica Chastain, will finally premiere at the Venice Film Festival, leading us to excavate a rare talk he gave about his work behind the camera rather than in front of it.
With the studio's filmmakers doing the usual awards season barnstorming, there's been some interesting details about their creative process, particularly in their most recent Oscar shortlisted short film.
The director of "Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World" invaded the Los Angeles rep house.
In honor of the online release of Tom Noonan's Grand Jury Prize-winning, wonderfully awkward first date movie, we're republishing the actor/writer/director's remembrance about it at the Cinefamily as well as where you can see it now.
In a rare public appearance for a triple feature of the franchise that launched him to stardom, the actor/director talked about playing Mad Max Rockatansky in the post-apocalyptic series, his next films as a director and the times he met Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Tom Hardy, who's picking up where Gibson left off in "Fury Road."
Spoilers ahead, but if you're wondering whether movie marketing oversold the promise of Liam Neeson's action flick, director Joe Carnahan explains that chances are you won't be disappointed by what he actually filmed.