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It should come as as no surprise to any observers of the film-making process (particularly original stories) that what actually ends up on the screen is a result of a series of edits, evolutions and adjustments to the original story of a film.
It's been a big weekend for Smosh's Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox, who were the first guests on our debut episode of the What's Trending Podcast and made it to the top of iTunes with their feature film debut.
There's the saying, "I like my men how I like my...." Yes, there are countless comparisons to other things we love: coffee, shoes, weather, etc. But, we've been missing out on a vital one, drinks. If drinks were personified as guys, what would you order?
Remember that time I was gorgeous and you were gorgeous and we both had really bad luck one night so fate brought us together? Yeah, me neither. But this is the basic premise of Chris Evans' directorial debut Before We Go also starring Chris Evans and Alice Eve.
Will Trump be a factor all the way until 2016? It is hard to say, I would say virtually anyone with political savvy would have said such was ridiculous just a few months ago. That number is shrinking as Trump's popularity grows in the polls. We are told "Trump is crazy." But is he crazy like a fox?
In the world of science as well as metaphysics, the moon is always a divine symbol of transition, synchronicity, and illumination. Its many lunar cycles affect the planet itself as well as the creatures who populate it.
It is still early and a lot can and will happen between now and November 2016. Joe Biden is potentially a wild card entrant and the Republican field is still growing. The country is hungry for decisive action on many issues with war and peace leading the list.
We open with Chris Harrison and a live studio audience watching The Bachelorette on TV, which is so meta. On the show within a show, we see that both Nick and Shawn want to spend the rest of their lives with Kaitlyn.
At a recent preview screening of Noah Baumbach's new movie Mistress America, co-screenwriter and star Greta Gerwig joked that only two movies have ever passed the Bechdel Test. "Both of them are mine."
I missed having to go to Vietnam by less than a year when the war ended. I would have gone. I'm always grateful and thankful for those who served in Vietnam for me and my family; I always thanks them personally when I cross paths with such brave souls.
Sixteen months ago as I was walking across the Wesleyan campus on a college tour with my daughter, my iPhone buzzed. I had told myself I would not be taking business calls on this trip. But this was different.
As director, you can have all the wild visions you want for how your film will be created, how the finished product will take shape behind that vision and live on to be remembered accordingly. But that simply is not a conceivable goal without the proper team behind you.
Mathematicians quick to point out that "three into one won't go" might want to think twice. After all, there are the Holy Trinity, the Three Musketeers and -- now presenting -- Fairground Saints.
By the time I turned 30, I had written 17 episodes of an iconic television show ("Lizzie McGuire"), been nominated for two Emmys, had an agent, a manager and a size-6 body that I could cram into all sorts of fun outfits. By the time I turned 35, I was near-broke.
Unlike Donald's politics of fear that appeals to our worst instinct, many New Yorkers see their undocumented neighbors as friends and family contributing to the state as opposed to an invading army of rapists.
Every election needs an organizing catchphrase and that goes doubly for the Republican presidential race, with 16 candidates having entered the fray and more on the way. I think I have the perfect one for the moment: "You've been Trumped!"
There is only one Marlon Brando. No actor, despite the countless who have been compared to him, has had the masculinity and femininity, the gentleness, the sudden violence, the surprise, the gracefulness, the sexuality and the innate poetry that made up this complicated soul.