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Richard Linklater

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  • Box Office: 'Think Like a Man' is surprise No. 1 again [Updated]

     
    "Think Like a Man" was a surprise No. 1 at the box office for the second consecutive weekend, grossing $18 million. Four new films, meanwhile, underperformed -- including the Judd-Apatow produced romantic comedy "The Five-Year Engagement," starring...
  • David O. Selznick's life, via Ben Stiller and 'The Messenger'

     
    EXCLUSIVE: Few personalities dominated Hollywood with such larger-than-life brashness as David O. Selznick. A son of a high-flying silent-film producer, Selznick produced some of the biggest hits of Tinseltown's golden era -- most notably, of course,...
  • Jack Black and Linklater link up for “Bernie”

     
    The School of Rock team — Jack Black and director Richard Linklater — are re-teaming for a dark comedy about a mortician (Black) who goes to great lengths to maintain the illusion that this woman who has died is still alive. Not Weekend at...
  • Matty McConaughey joins Jack Black, La MacLaine and Linklater

     
    Richard Linklater gave Matthew McConaughey his start, with “Dazed and Confused.” He made Jack Black a star with “School of Rock.” And he…well, he's never done Jack for Oscar winner Shirley MacLaine. But that's the director'...
  • Matthew McConaughey talks ‘Lincoln Lawyer’ and the end of his laid back ways

     
    Matthew McConaughey has been missing from the big screen for a couple of years. There were other things he had on his mind, other priorities. “Took two years off,” he says in that soft Texas drawl that helped make him a star. made him a star....
  • Jack Black’s ‘Bailout’ a step into Winterbottom country

     
    For anybody who notes that Jack Black's films with no name directors often turn out awful and those he does with the likes of Richard Linklater and Michel Gondry  (We'll skip over Peter Jackson) aren't half bad, the news that Black has signed to join...
  • Today’s Inteview — Jack Black

     
    Jack Black and I will be talking about Kung Fu Panda II, but we'll probably get to his Richard Linklater reunion (they did “School of Rock”). “Bernie's” the title of that. I'm a big fan, and he's one of those actors I always try to...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Jack Black takes comfort in being a kids’ entertainer

     
    Jack Black has hosted Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards three times. He’s popped up on “Sesame Street,” “Phineas and Ferb” and “iCarly.” He’s in the new Muppets movie, and his last film was the kid-...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Jack Black talks ‘Bernie,’ his next film

     
    Jack Black and Richard Linklater struck comic gold the last time they teamed up, for “School of Rock.” So when Linklater (“Me & Orson Welles,” “Dazed and Confused”) hit up his star again, Black was listening. “...
  • ‘Great Directors’ — insightful chats with master filmmakers

     
    “Great Directors” is filmmaker Angela Ismailos's homage to a 1982 TV documentary by Wim Wenders, “Room 666,” in which he rounded up his heroes (Fassbender) and the great success stories of his day (Spielberg) for a “great...
  • The brothers Mael concoct ‘The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman’

     
    Sparks’ Ron and Russell Mael bring a staged version of their radio drama ‘The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman’ to the Los Angeles Film Festival. High on any list of not-in-this-lifetime cinematic scenarios would be a movie musical starring...
  • ‘Slacker’ — 20 years later

     
    Some years back, Kevin Smith and I stopped an interview cold and tried to work out if we were at the exact same screening of Richard Linklater's groundbreaking “Slacker” at the Angelicka Film Center in Greenwich Village. I'd been on my first...