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June 23: Happy Birthday Frances McDormand and Joss Whedon

Oscar winner Frances McDormand celebrates her 60th birthday today.  She earned an MFA from Yale’s School of Drama (making this three days in a row we have a Yale MFA in the headline).  1 477 mots de plus

Celebrity Birthdays

Blood Simple

Blood Simple (1984)

Dir. Joel Coen

Written by: Joel & Ethan Coen

Starring: Frances McDormand, John Getz, Dan Hedaya, Samm-Art Williams, M. Emmet Walsh

I’ve written before about the breadth and depth of Coen Brothers’ filmography. 1 892 mots de plus


Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Transformers: Dark of the Moon – Film Review

Cast:  Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Frances McDormand, Patrick Dempsey, John Malkovich, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, John Turturro, Peter Cullen, Hugo Weaving, Leonard Nimoy… 733 mots de plus

Film Review

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets. ( 91 mots de plus

RIORI Vol 3, Installment 67: Joel Coen's "The Man Who Wasn't There" (2001)

The Players…

Billy Bob Thornton, Frances McDormand, Michael Badalucco, Tony Shalhoub, Joe Polito, (eyes roll…) Scarlett Johannson, Richard Jenkins and James Gandofini.

The Story…

Ed’s an aimless barber who’s dissatisfied with his station in life in a his tiny NoCal town. 3 478 mots de plus


Wes Anderson announces greatest cast of all time

Wes Anderson’s newest animated film, Isle of Dogs, has gotten its first poster. Perhaps more impressive than the graphic design are the who’s who of cult Hollywood lining the edges of the poster. 67 mots de plus