Wednesday May 15
The Inquirer & Mirror
Glenn Close to present NFF Screenwriters Tribute
Actress Glenn Close will present filmmaker David O. Russell with the Nantucket Film Festival's annual Screenwriters Tribute next month.
Wed May 08, 2013
Movie Review: Pain & Gain
Rating: R Length: 129 minutes Release Date: April 26, 2013 Directed by: Michael Bay Genre: Action/Comedy/Crime Stars: 3.5 out of 5 The latest offering from director Michael Bay , "Pain & Gain" is not what viewers may be expecting.
Tue May 07, 2013
Mark Wahlberg To Make Boston Documentary
Wahlberg is set to be executive producer for the untitled series, which will follow four female friends from the Massachusetts city trying to overcome their blue collar roots.
Mon May 06, 2013
A&E Picks Up Boston-Set Docu-Reality Series Produced By Mark Wahlberg
EXCLUSIVE : A&E has given a six-episode order to an untitled docu-reality series executive produced by Mark Wahlberg , which is set in his native Boston.
Sat May 04, 2013
Spitting suspect charged in church thefts
Three years after a Lowell man was portrayed briefly in The Fighter, he became "The Spitter" in New Hampshire , police said.
Fri May 03, 2013
Blu-ray Disc Review: Silver Linings Playbook
Title: Silver Linings Playbook BD-50 Dual-Layer Disc / Two Disc Set Video: 1080p / AVC Audio: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1 Subtitles: English & Spanish Run time: 122 minutes Studio: Starz / Anchor Bay Rating: R Region Coding: Region A Locked Bradley Cooper as Pat Jennifer Lawrence as Tiffany Robert De Niro as Pat Sr.
HIV positive protege of boxer Dicky Ecklund in court for spitting on officer
Giuffrida is HIV positive and was indicted by a Belknap County grand jury for one count of simple assault with an enhanced penalty because he knew he was allegedly spitting on an officer who was acting in the line of duty.
Michael Bay film devoid of strength
Michael Bay's "Pain & Gain" is a true crime movie on steroids, which is just the kind of film you would expect to get from the man behind the "Transformers" franchise.
Spirit of the '70s Reborn on Salem Movie Set
A David O. Russell film about the 1970s Abscam scandal filmed scenes in downtown Salem this week.
Thu May 02, 2013
Mark Wahlberg Handles His Business
He gave up the partying, stopped the brawling, and even erased the tattoos . The man once best known for dropping trou has evolved into a Hollywood force on and off the screen.
The Winnipeg Free Press
New on DVD/VOD
The movie itself is a handsome period production in the Hammer tradition. Breaking with tradition, the movie was co-produced with American International Pictures with the understanding that the Yankee house would amp up the exploitation elements at a time when Hammer's comparatively restrained productions were losing audiences to more permissive ... (more)
DVD reviews: 'Silver Linings Playbook,' 'Broken City' and 'Not Fade Away'
May 02--"Silver Linings Playbook" . Director David O. Russell has a knack for bringing interesting, albeit sometimes blustery families to the big screen.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Way (way) too early Oscar predictions: Best director
We've taken a look at the talent in front of the camera, now lets see which masters behind it might be duking it out later this year.
Christian Bale, Amy Adams flick filming in Salem
April 30--SALEM -- A few Hollywood A-listers could be on Federal Street this week.
The Doings Weekly
New releases on DVD, Blu-ray
After delving into hard-hitting drama with "The Fighter," writer/director David O. Russell has returned to the source of his early love-crazy successes with this heavily medicated screwball romance.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: Silver Linings Playbook and The Guilt Trip
This week on home video, we've got one of the big award-winners of last year, followed by a few not so acclaimed films, including a road trip comedy, a noir-ish thriller, and a dark farce.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Mark Wahlberg Steroid Use Obvious In Pain And Gain - Is He Lying About How He Got Buff?
Was Mark Wahlberg adding a little juice to his protein smoothies to pack on the pounds for his new movie with Dwayne Johnson , Pain and Gain ? Some are saying the lofty claims that he put on forty pounds of muscle in a mere 2 months to get into character as a meat head bodybuilder are too unbelievable and that he must have been including anabolic ... (more)
Week in Beef: Adam Driver, Tom Daley, Jake Gyllenhaal, and More
Jake Gyllenhaal So there's a movie called Nailed by David O. Russell of The Fighter and Silver Linings Playbook fame.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
'Pain & Gain' cast and director interview on improv and playing real people
Meeting with several of the enthusiastic actors, Mark Wahlberg , Anthony Mackie and Dwayne Johnson , along with director Michael Bay of the movie "Pain & Gain" coming out in theatres today, April 26, 2013 was a joy.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Albany Times Union
'Three Kings' Wahlberg's biggest achievement
MOV-KINGS: George Clooney, left to right, Mark Wahlberg and Ice Cube in a scene from 'Three Kings.' In collaboration with Rotten Tomatoes and its parent company, Flixster, Hearst Newspapers presents the critical consensus of Mark Wahlberg 's films.