The VFX supervisor-turned-director on how his background led him to think of new creative possibilities for this alien invasion thriller.
Richard Linklater, Catherine Hardwicke and Harry Knowles, among others, give their recollections about how the state they were raised in helped shape their view of movies and how their view would one day shape movies.
The sequel to "Spy Kids" may not have been a first for the series, but it pioneered the digital technology that's become an industry standard since. The writer/director, who held nine other titles on the film, talks about how Hollywood is like an unwanted return to your hometown and topping the first "Spy Kids."
Some of the biggest comedic talent has come together to collaborate on sketch comedy movies, but most wind up with mixed results. Here are the best moments from the bunch.
The future "Spy Kids" and "Sin City" director started making films when he was 12 to tell stories about his family, but when he was studying film at the University of Texas, he turned to drawing. Here's some samples of his strip for the student newspaper.
Sometimes a way of keeping creative control or a friendly favor, the second unit director has sometimes been more famous than the person in the main director's chair. Here's a quartet who Steven Soderbergh will be following as he lenses some of the action for Gary Ross' adaptation of "The Hunger Games."