Richard Linklater, director of Dazed and Confused, returns to reminiscing on decades past in the new trailer for Everybody Wants Some, a look at college life in the early 1980s. But the more things change, the more the pot smoking stays the same … [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=komFgqFKR6o[/youtube] Starring Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell and Tyler Hoechlin, Everybody Wants […]
Other long-gestating films have nothing on Richard Linklater, who painstakingly shot the feature-length Boyhood a bit at a time over 12 years. And now the first trailer has been released, promising that it’s been well worth the wait. You may have seen some version of this via Access Hollywood last week, but isn’t it so […]
By Brandon Engel There are all sorts of devices that filmmakers use to mimic the effects of aging. We’ve all seen films that use heavy “age makeup” for the purpose of delineating time (notably in Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane). Another unique approach to was employed by French New Waver Francois Truffaut, who actually spent 20 […]
It's quite exciting that he won't sit still and be complacent.
In 2002, Richard Linklater decided to shoot a film, for a few weeks at a time, over the course of 12 years, and lo and behold, right on schedule, here we are 12 years later...
But can you even imagine School of Rock without Jack Black?
Somewhere in this story is the potential for a brilliant joke about Paul Dano drinking Shia LaBeouf‘s milkshake, but I’ll be damned if I can articulate it in a clever way. Wes Jones‘ script about the young life of Republican politician Karl Rove has been hot property for a while, and it was rumoured at […]
Speaking at a screening of Fast Food Nation last month, Richard Linklater gave some details of his next project, Bernie: It’s a film I wrote about ten years ago, set in a little town of Huntsville, East Texas, kind of a little black comedy. It’s my Fargo in East Texas, where I group up, so […]