(Columbia | Sony | Paramount | New Line)Why do good people do bad things? It takes a much smarter person to answer that on an existential level, but when it comes to making movies, the answer is simple: A paycheck's a paycheck. Before they were working with people like Martin Scorsese and David O. Russell, this year's crop of Academy Awards nominees were struggling actors, clawing their way to a big break and surviving by taking whatever roles came their way, even if they were embarrassing...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Quentin Tarantino is so pissed over a leaked script he's halted production on his next movie, a western called The Hateful Eight. The movie would have starred Bruce Dern coming off his big role in Nebraska, but now Tarantino says he plans to publish the script as a book and then maybe he'll return to it in the future.“I’m very, very depressed,” Tarantino told Deadline on Tuesday. “I finished a script, a first draft, and I didn’t mean to shoot it until next winter, a year from...Read Full Story
While there were many things going on at the Golden Globes Sunday night — Emma Thompson with her shoes off and martini in hand, for starters — you might have figured out that Laura Dern is Bruce Dern's daughter.She pointed that out during the Golden Globes and now everyone's flocking to their computers for proof. So, yes, the 77-year-old is Laura's real father. What a duo, right?Bruce was married to Diane Ladd when Laura was born in 1967. The two later divorced in 1969.Laura, Bruce, and Diane...Read Full Story
The most unlikely onscreen pairing of 2013 is easily veteran character actor Bruce Dern and Saturday Night Live alum Will Forte. The two appear together in Alexander Payne's latest, Nebraska, as a father and son duo who hit the road to collect a million dollars that doesn't exist. Dern's character receives one of those Ed McMahon sweepstakes notices in the mail and thinks he's a big winner. To placate the old man, Forte plays the good son and rides out the delusion by his side as the two...Read Full Story
(Paramount Vantage)Long story short: Nebraska is essential Alexander Payne, wickedly funny without delving into slapstick or silliness.Nebraska will remind you of: The Straight Story, Wild Strawberries, The Man Who Wasn't There, Paris, TX, About Schmidt, Sideways, The Last Picture ShowReview: Stubborn to the point of stupidity, hair bursting from every orifice, bellowing "Don't be a moron!" Bruce Dern's performance in Nebraska sounds like a Jewish stereotype from the likes of Annie Hall or...Read Full Story
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