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  1. Making movies on a tabletopRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    NEW YORK--It sounds awful to say it, but after a day of watching movies I would have been happy to skip Foxcatcher and Capote director Bennett Miller's interview of Christopher Nolan at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.


  2. "True Story" movie review: James Franco and Johah Hill quietly rivetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... to us, or him. With its tale of the dicey dance of writer and murderer, "True Story" resembles the artfully crafted "Capote," also based on actual events. In that film, director Bennett Miller and star Philip Seymour Hoffman created a profound ...


  3. Christopher Nolan: "'Snow White' Absolutely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Deadline

    ... of the Tribeca Film Festival . Actually, it was more bromance than smackdown, as Miller ( Foxcatcher , Moneyball , Capote ) played admiring interlocutor to the amiable Nolan ( Interstellar , Inception , Memento ). Their only prior work together had ...


  4. 'True Crime' James Franco and Jonah Hill should pick their directors betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    ... Foster in "The Silence of the Lambs" or likes the ones between Phillip Seymour Hoffman and Clifton Collins Jr. in "Capote" (which, coincidentally, Bennett Miller directed). The scenes between Hill and Franco are devoid of any emotional ties. The ...


  5. Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood' may be made into TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | New York Daily News

    The novel hasn't been adapted for television since 1996, in a TV movie starring Anthony Edwards, Eric Roberts and Sam Neill. The late Philip Seymour Hoffman played the role of the illustrious novelist in the 2005 film "Capote," which won him an Oscar for best actor.


  6. Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood' Being Adapted for TelevisionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | /film

    Like Full House and Coach before it, Truman Capote 's In Cold Blood is also getting resurrected for the small screen. The Weinstein Co.


  7. 'In Cold Blood' set to get its fifth screen adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 |

    The infamous killers of a rural Kansas family in the 1950s, and inspiration for Truman Capote's "In Cold Blood," might be connected to another murder. It looks like Truman Capote 's 1966 bestselling novel is going to be adapted for the small screen.


  8. In Cold Blood Is Getting a TV Show, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Cinema Blend News

    The success of the podcast Serial and the HBO documentary series The Jinx have made true crime something of a sexy subgenre again, despite the awfulness behind the subject matter. And instead of going with one of the many thousands of intriguing murder cases that haven't gotten widespread coverage over the years, The Weinstein Company has acquired the TV rights to Truman Capote's formative classic In Cold Blood , and they plan on turning it into an event series.


  9. 'In Cold Blood' Getting TV Event Series Treatment In Weinstein Co DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Deadline

    The Weinstein Company has optioned TV rights to Truman Capote 's 1966 bestseller In Cold Blood with the aim of making it a TV event series. It would be the first TV series treatment of the seminal narrative nonfiction book, which most recently surfaced as dueling feature films: 2005's Capote , which won Philip Seymour Hoffman the Best Actor Oscar for playing Capote; and 2006's Infamous with Toby Jones playing the author.


  10. David Strathairn Boards November CriminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 |

    ... ), ChloA Grace Moretz ( The Equalizer , If I Stay ) and Academy Award Nominee Catherine Keener ( Captain Phillips , Capote ) in Sacha Gervasi's ( Hitchcock , Anvil: The Story of Anvil ) November Criminals for Lotus Entertainment. Based on an adapted ...


  11. Long before Cubs, Theo Epstein was a toddler bucking trendRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... is married to Dan Futterman, an actor and screenwriter who earned Academy Award nominations for his screenplay for ''Capote,'' starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, and the recent wrestling movie ''Foxcatcher,'' starring Channing Tatum. ''My mom ...


  12. New on DVD: 'Foxcatcher' expertly wrestles with weighty themesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... the late John du Pont in 1996. As refracted through the chilly, superbly controlled lens of director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the otherwise tawdry tale of ambition, self-deception and mental illness becomes an unsettling allegory of ...


  13. New on DVD this week: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 |

    The latest from "Capote" director Bennett Miller examines one of the strangest crimes in Pennsylvania history. Back in the 1980s, the Philadelphia billionaire John du Pont lured wrestlers Dave and Mark Schultz to his estate in hopes of training them for the 1988 Seoul Olympics.


  14. New to DVD this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Mark Ruffalo once said no - and then no and no - to director Bennett Miller when he came calling for "Capote." He wanted the actor to play killer Perry Smith in the film starring Philip Seymour Hoffman in the title role; the part later went to Clifton Collins Jr. When Mr. Miller approached the actor again, to portray Olympic medalist Dave Schultz in "Foxcatcher," Mr. Ruffalo said yes and eventually earned one of the movie's five Oscar nominations.


  15. New on DVD/VODRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and madness. Be grateful director Bennett Miller took on the assignment. Miller's previous films (Moneyball, Capote) leaned away from the sensational to explore unlikely subjects with an eye for the telling detail. So it is with Foxcatcher, the ...


  16. Wrestling the good and bad of "Foxcatcher"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... this critically-acclaimed gig. Miller reveals he had been trying to cast Ruffalo in a film for years, dating back to "Capote." But the two could never connect on a project until the role of David Schultz, the champion wrestler whose passion for the ...


  17. Bruce Greenwood plays his deft hand in Elephant SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... these days and is probably best known to audiences for his work in the newest Star Trek franchise and movies like Capote , but his connection to his native country can be found on his IMDb page. "I guess because I know a lot of people up here, I get ...


  18. New on DVD and Blu-ray, March 3, 2015: Oscar nominee 'Foxcatcher,' 'Dracula Untold' hit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... movies, plus what he and critics think. Catch his movie podcast "Aspect Radio" while you're at it. FOXCATCHER (R) "Capote" and "Moneyball" director Bennett Miller continued his critically acclaimed and Oscar-nominated hot streak with this drama ...


  19. New DVD releases: 'Foxcatcher,' 'The Humbling,' 'Life Partners'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... team - and with being a mentor to a young wrestler looking for a father figure. Bennett Miller's ("Moneyball," "Capote") drama based on the true story of John du Pont, played by Steve Carell, with Channing Tatum as wrestler Mark Schultz and Kenosha ...


  20. DVDs out Tuesday: 'Mockingjay' and Oscar-nominated 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 |

    ... (Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures Classics) ((Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures Classics) ) Directed by Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the film strains to try to tell a larger story about America and wealth. The wrestlers, desperate for training ...