MONEY MONSTER

Who is the real “money monster?” Banks? Investors? TV Financial Advisors? Jodie Foster directs a riveting tale of a financial investment gone horribly wrong in her latest flick Money Monster.

R.I.P. Jerry Weintraub – HIS WAY Documentary

Today, we lost one of the last Hollywood Movie Moguls – Jerry Weintraub. Unfortunately for me, I was never blessed to have met his acquaintance. However, like most music and movie buffs, I met him through his work as a promoter for Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley, producer of “Nashville”, “Diner”,  “The Karate Kid”  and…

R.I.P. Mike Nichols

  Mentor…A word usually associated with an individual who has a profound impact in one’s life.  A person who is generous enough to guide one on their way to whatever path or road they are choosing to take.  A person whose advice you heed and who you look up to and admire. Everyone has a…

…And The Awards Race is On

With the 2014 Golden Globes right around the corner this Sunday, January 12th and with nomination announcements from the PGA (Producers Guild Association), WGA (Writer’s Guild Association), SAG (Screen Actors Guild Awards), TMC (The Movie Critics  Choice Awards) and BAFTA’s (British Academy of Film and Television Arts), I thought this would be a good time…

Review: AUGUST OSAGE COUNTY

While I was on Broadway in AVENUE Q playing Gary Coleman, across the street was the Pulitzer Prize winning Tracy  Letts play AUGUST:  OSAGE COUNTY.  For months I was eager to go see it and when it was announced Phylicia Rashad would be replacing Tony Winner Deanna Dunnigan as matriarch Violet Weston…I knew I HAD…

2013 Independent Film Festival Follow-up

Film Festival Follow-up The Telluride festival…done, Venice is wrapping up and Toronto begins while we are getting news about what is on the horizon with the AFI Festival slated to open on November 7th. All of these festivals usually gives us a sneak peek about what the Oscar race for 2014 is shaping up to…