Category Archives: Casting

This Is What Makes Don Jon Stand Out Among Rom-Coms

This Is What Makes Don Jon Stand Out Among Rom-Coms

Don Jon, Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s 2013 directorial debut, belongs to a very crowded genre. It feels like Hollywood has released dozens of rom-coms every year since movies had sound. To be fair, that’s because audiences love these types of pictures. Nearly everyone enjoys seeing charming, attractive people fall in love on screen, and nearly everyone enjoys… Read More…

3 Things That Charlie Wilson’s War Did Right

3 Things That Charlie Wilson’s War Did Right

Charlie Wilson’s War is a 2007 film that tells the true-life story of the CIA’s influence in Afghanistan during the Cold War. Directed by Mike Nichols, written by Aaron Sorkin, and featuring an all-star cast that includes Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, and Philip Seymour Hoffman, this Relativity Media film is proof that political drama can… Read More…

This Is Why Horror Fans Need to See The Strangers Sequel

This Is Why Horror Fans Need to See The Strangers Sequel

The Strangers is a 2008 horror film starring Liv Tyler and Scott Speedman. It tells the story of a young couple who find their vacation home under siege by vicious attackers whose motives remain unclear. The film terrified audiences by jettisoning cheap special effects in favor of truly suspenseful storytelling. Its sequel, The Strangers: Prey… Read More…