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Venice Film Fest 2011: George Clooney's Ides of March

George Clooney’s “The Ides of March” will be the opening film of the 68th Venice Film Festival on August 31, 2011.

Ides of March: Directed by and Starring George Clooney

George Clooney directs from a script he co-wrote with Grand Heslov. He also stars in the film, based on Broadway play “Farragut North,” about a young press spokesman, played by Ryan Gosling, who falls prey to backroom politics. Philip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Marisa Tomei Jeffrey Wright and Evan Rachel Wood are also starring.

Eagle and the Hawk, The (1933): WWI Tale, Starring Fredric March, Cary Grant, and Carole Lombard

Directed by Stuart Walker and Mitchell Leisen, and based on John Monk Saunders’ original story, The Eagle and the Hawk is one of Hollywood’s most powerful and realistically downbeat WWI tales, perhaps due to the fact that it was made prior to the restrictions of the 1934 Code. The hierarchy of the casting provides commentary […]

Politics 2017: Chelsea Handler to Lead Women’s March at Sundance Film Fest

Chelsea Handler to lead women’s march at the Sundance Film Fest.

Oscar Movies: Inherit the Wind (1960)–Spencer Tracy and Frederic March

?¢¬Ä¬úIt?¢¬Ä¬ôs all about the ?¢¬Ä¬òMonkey Trial?¢¬Ä¬ô that rocked America,?¢¬Ä read the ad for Stanley Kramer?¢¬Ä¬ôs verbose courtroom drama, “Inherit the Wind.” In this version, B.T. Cates (Dick York), an instrcutor, is taken to court for teaching the theories of Darwin, which is contrary to the state law. The famous lawyer Drummond (Spencer Tracy) is then called to defend Cates. The politician Matthew Brady (Frederic March) appears for the prosecution.