Brock Swinson

“Balancing Real and Unusual” Charles Randolph Talks ‘Bombshell’ and ‘The Big Short’

“Balancing Real and Unusual” Charles Randolph Talks ‘Bombshell’ and ‘The Big Short’

“I’m looking for things that frighten me a little bit,” declared Academy Award-winning screenwriter Charles Randolph. “Things that feel a little complicated, and maybe a little unusual. Something that sort of gets your blood pumping and people can be engaged by and willing to explore.” Randolph is known for an array of hard-hitting films, starting […]

 Jeff York

Biopics May Be Oscar Bait But Getting Them Right Is Tricky

Biopics May Be Oscar Bait But Getting Them Right Is Tricky

As soon as the trailer dropped for Judy, the new biopic about Judy Garland, Renée Zellweger became the front-runner for this year’s Best Actress Oscar. The physical resemblance was uncanny, as was the actress’s ability to channel the legend’s voice and mannerisms. Playing the famous is catnip for actors, and if done properly, it can […]