The Pordland Mercury
Video Vriday! Typhoon, Blouse, Drunken Prayer & More
Vroom vroom, it's Vrideo Vriday! A lot of vrideos to get to today, so let's cut the chitchat.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
National Board of Review picks Spike Jonze's 'Her' as best film, best director
Spike Jonze's Her , which stars Joaquin Phoenix as a man who falls in love with a computer voice, just got a huge boost for its Oscar chances.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Must Watch: Second Stellar Trailer for Spike Jonze's Love Story 'Her'
" Falling in love is kind of like a form of socially acceptable insanity ." Though Scarlett Johansson may be ineligible for the Golden Globes , that won't stop audiences from soaking up her incredible vocal performance in Spike Jonze 's charming new love story Her .
VIDEO: New Trailer for Spike Jonze's HER, Starring Joaquin Phoenix
Written and directed by Spike Jonze , HER stars Oscar nominees Joaquin Phoenix , Amy Adams , Rooney Mara , Olivia Wilde and Scarlett Johansson .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Children's Corner: How 'Where the Wild Things Are' changed children's literature
In February 1963, author/illustrator Maurice Sendak told his editor, Ursula Nordstrom, he was working on a new picture book.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Upon 50th anniversary, 'Where the Wild Things Are' celebrates fame
Fifty years ago, when Maurice Sendak's picture book, "Where the Wild Things Are," was released, not everyone hailed it as a masterpiece.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Golden Globes Deem Scarlett Johansson's Voice Work in Spike...
Scarlett Johansson will not be eligible for a 2013 Golden Globe nomination for her voice work in Spike Jonze's HER, a spokesperson from Written and directed by Spike Jonze, HER stars Oscar nominees Joaquin Phoenix , Amy Adams , Rooney Mara , Olivia Wilde and Scarlett Johansson .
Fri Nov 22, 2013
'Her' Review: Spike Jonze's Beautiful, Original Look At Humanity And Love
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'The Hobbit,' 'Anchorman 2' top 2013 holiday film preview
It is crunch time for Hollywood in 2013. Trying to put its best and brightest on the screen from now through the holidays, the American movie machine is gearing up for big box office, for the Oscar race and for the sheer joy of it all.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
'Where the Wild Things Are' celebrates its 50th anniversary
Readers and booksellers alike will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the publication of Maurice Sendak 's classic children's book " Where the Wild Things Are " this weekend.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Maurice Sendak's 'Where the Wild Things Are' turns 50
Fifty years ago, when Maurice Sendak's picture book, Where the Wild Things Are, was released, not everyone hailed it as a masterpiece.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Spike Jonze's HER Hits Theaters TOday
"Her," the new modern-day love story from Oscar-nominated filmmaker Spike Jonze and Annapurna Pictures, will open in limited release today, November 20, 2013, it was announced by Dan Fellman , President, Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros.
The Contenders 2013: Spike Jonze's 'Her' Creative...
The Contenders 2013: Spike Jonze's 'Her' Creative Team Talks About Challenges Of Getting "Sucked Into Joaquin Phoenix's Universe" challenge as evidenced in such films as Adaptation, Being John Malkovich or Where The Wild Things Are, but his latest film Her could be the most difficult to pull off.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Holiday preview: Movies seek end-of-the-year attention
Nov. 15--The last six weeks of the year are stacking up as a flurry of serious Oscars bait and big-budget sequels.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
'Her' director Spike Jonze wants to make video games?
Spike Jonze, the man who birthed films like Being John Malkovich , Where the Wild Things Are , Adaptation , and the upcoming Her into the world, is a fan of video games.