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Hollywood Mad About Moss! Exclusive Elisabeth Moss/Truth Interview by Paul Fischer in Los Angeles

Hollywood Mad About Moss! Exclusive Elisabeth Moss/Truth Interview by Paul Fischer in Los Angeles

| October 20, 2015

Elisabeth Moss, looking simply elegant in a Beverly Hills hotel room, may be tired of talking about the 8 season Mad Men which catapulted her to stardom, and garnered her a whopping 6 Emmy nominations, the last of which was for the final season. In her final bow as the complex Peggy Olsen, Moss was […]

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Jean Jacques Annaud: Dancing with Chinese Wolves

Jean Jacques Annaud: Dancing with Chinese Wolves

| September 4, 2015

Acclaimed Oscar winning director Jean Jacques Annaud was born in Draveil, south of Paris, France, Annaud attended the prestigious L’Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinematographiques. He graduated at the age of 20 and quickly achieved success directing commercials. Two years later he was sent to the French Cameroons as an Army Film Director by the National Service. […]

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BOGDANOVICH RETURNS TO CINEMATIC FARCE. Exclusive Interview by Paul Fischer in Los Angeles.

BOGDANOVICH RETURNS TO CINEMATIC FARCE. Exclusive Interview by Paul Fischer in Los Angeles.

| August 21, 2015

It would be fair to say that iconic director, author and some time actor Peter Bogdanovich is nothing if not a Hollywood survivor. An enfant terrible from Hollywood’s independent landscape of the 70s and 80s, the acclaimed director of such classics as The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon and What’s up Doc? continues to defy […]

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Inside HBO’s The Newsroom

Inside HBO’s The Newsroom

| June 26, 2012

One of the highlights of this year’s Los Angeles Film Festival was not seeing a film per se, but an advance look at the new HBO series, The Newsroom, which premiered this past Sunday night. Audiences were shown the 75 minute pilot followed by a panel discussion that included the brilliant creator and writer of […]

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Celeste and Jesse Forever

Celeste and Jesse Forever

| June 26, 2012

The proverbial romantic comedy or rom-com has become an increasingly difficult and cliched genre to pull off, but somehow actors/writers Rashida Jones and Will McCormack have hit all the right notes with Celeste and Jesse Forever, a winning and beautifully told film that is both refreshingly honest and delightfully funny. Celeste (Rashida Jones) and Jesse […]

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Crazy & Thief

Crazy & Thief

| June 22, 2012

In his introduction to his second feature film, Crazy & Thief, director Cory McAbee referred to his film as some kind of a love letter to audiences but it is unclear what audience he was referring to, because it was not the audience in attendance at the LA Film Festival screening. Perhaps he was referring to […]

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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

| June 21, 2012

We live in cynical times and it would be easy to dismiss writer/director Lorene Scafaria’s debut feature, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World as just another hokey romantic comedy. But it is far from that. It has depth and passion, and exquisite performances. Steve Carell plays Dodge, an insurance salesman who is […]

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LA Film Festival Pt. 1

LA Film Festival Pt. 1

| June 19, 2012

Highlights of the 2012 The Los Angeles Film Festival PART 1 By Paul Fischer in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Film Festival, put together by Film Independent, is shaping up as one of the country’s most popular film festivals. Based in the now happening LA Live in Downtown Los Angeles, the festival highlights the best […]

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Take This Waltz

Take This Waltz

| June 6, 2012

When Margot, (Michelle Williams) 28, meets Daniel, (Luke Kirby) their chemistry is intense and immediate. But Margot suppresses her sudden attraction; she is happily married to Lou , (Seth Rogen) a cookbook writer. When Margot learns that Daniel lives across the street from them, the certainty about her domestic life shatters. She and Daniel steal […]

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TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL REPORT

TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL REPORT

| April 17, 2012

By Paul Fischer and Calhoun Kersten Hollywood boulevard is a bustling sea of energy. Even more than usual. Not just because tourists are busily photographing the Hollywood stars but avid move lovers are gathering en masse for the 2012 TCM Classic Film Festival. There are lots of film festivals but none that celebrate Hollywood’s golden […]

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