A couple of Mondays before the opening of his latest film, Spike Jonze prescreened the much-anticipated adaptation of the Maurice Sendak book at the Directors Guild of America. Afterwards, there was a question and answer period that covered Jonze’s approach to making the children’s classic come to life.
One of the best films of the year so far is Sam Mendes’s serio-comedy “Away We Go.” Its star, John Krasinki, recently sat down to talk about the film and his future on the hit television series “The Office.”
Oscar-winning filmmaker Sam Mendes recently sat down to talk about his new movie “Away We Go.”
Q: Can you talk about the on screen chemistry between Maya and John?
Arriving in theaters on Friday, March 13th is the raunchy comedy “Miss March,” directed, written, and starring two members of the comedy troupe The Whitest Kids U’ Know, Zach Cregger and Trevor Moore. Recently, Film Jerk sat down with the actors to discuss their first feature film.
Opening in limited release on April 11th is the tender drama “The Visitor.” Starring Richard Jenkins, the film is a warm evocation of multicultural friendship brought together by the rhythms of life.
After 15 years editing some of Hollywood’s biggest comedy smashes (“Meet the Parents,” “Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me”), Jon Poll was feeling ready to make his directorial debut. The film is “Charlie Bartlett,” starring Anton Yelchin, Robert Downey Jr., Hope Davis, and Kat Dennings.