Quote for the day

“When your chance comes, if it comes, be sure you’re ready for it. That means work. It means there’s a lot to learn. The whole technique of the screen. It’s a very very difficult art to acquire. It isn’t just coming on and looking...

MOVIES

Michael Moore Drops the Zaniness to Take Aim at Bush & Co. in “Fahrenheit 9/11” (by Peter Brunette, May 18, 2004) Documentary coverage presented by AFI / SilverDocs Michael Moore is back, once again striking fear into the hearts of Republicans...

Quote for the day

“Acting is ninety-nine percent sweat and one percent talent. But that talent had better be good.” – Charlie Chaplin

CANNES REVIEW

The Contradictory Revelations of Pedro Almodovar’s “Bad Education” (by Peter Brunette, May 13, 2004) Cannes coverage presented by the Sundance Channel’s Anatomy of a Scene The 57th edition of the Cannes Film Festival opened Wednesday night with...

An Actor’s most important tool

“First, last and always, a player must have imagination. Imagination kindles the feelings, steers the actor through the character into emotion, enables him to reproduce feelings he himself has never experienced.” – Alla Nazimova, revolutionary...