Entries filed in: 'kristopher-tapley'

Looking back on the Oscar-winning designs of 'Dick Tracy' 25 years later

Posted by · 8:00 pm · June 14th, 2015

Makeup artist John Caglione Jr. and cinematographer Vittorio Storaro look back at “Dick Tracy” 25 years later.

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Don't call it a comeback: Michael Keaton on biding time, waiting for a 'Birdman'

Posted by · 10:12 am · January 29th, 2015

Wrapping up a series of chats with “Birdman” star Michael Keaton, HitFix talks to the Oscar-nominated actor about choices he’s made over the last 10 or 15 years and building toward a project like the one that has everyone buzzing.

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Michael Keaton says he was lucky to be a part of Batmania

Posted by · 9:56 am · January 28th, 2015

Continuing an on-going series of chats with Oscar-nominated “Birdman” star Michael Keaton, the actor talks about “Beetlejuice,” it’s long-awaited sequel and being at the center of the “Batman” maelstrom.

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Michael Keaton's love of journalism: 'The Paper,' 'Live from Baghdad,' 'Spotlight'

Posted by · 8:33 am · January 27th, 2015

Continuing a series of interviews with “Birdman” star Michael Keaton, the Oscar-nominated actor discusses his love of journalism and voracious newspaper reading habits, as well as his string of news roles in “The Paper,” “Live from Baghdad” and the upcoming “Spotlight.”

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Michael Keaton remembers Harold Ramis, tackling Shakespeare, Ron Howard's 'Gung Ho'

Posted by · 6:55 pm · January 25th, 2015

In the first of a series of interviews with “Birdman” star Michael Keaton, the Oscar nominee discusses his early obsession with comedy, working with Harold Ramis on “Multiplicity,” braving Shakespeare with Kenneth Branagh and owing a debt to “Night Shift,” “Gung Ho” and “The Paper” director Ron Howard.

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The top 10 shots of 2014: part two

Posted by · 1:25 pm · December 30th, 2014

In Contention wraps up its eighth annual look at the best film images from the year with a top five featuring films like “Interstellar,” “Inherent Vice” and “Birdman.”

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The top 10 shots of 2014: part one

Posted by · 1:35 pm · December 29th, 2014

With the year drawing to a close, In Contention kicks off its eighth annual, two-part “Top 10 Shots of the Year” feature with a look at five of the most dynamic single film frames of the year.

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Roger Deakins got the biggest compliment of his career for 'The Shawshank Redemption'

Posted by · 9:56 am · December 26th, 2014

Concluding a series of short interviews with cinematographer Roger Deakins covering films like “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” “Sid and Nancy,” “Barton Fink,” “The Shawshank Redemption,” “Kundun,” “A Beautiful Mind,” “The Man Who Wasn’t There” and “The Village.”

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Roger Deakins looks back on 1997's 'Kundun,' his only Scorsese collaboration to date

Posted by · 11:39 am · December 25th, 2014

Continuing a series of short interviews with “Unbroken” cinematographer Roger Deakins covering a range of topics from “Sid and Nancy” to “The Shawshank Redemption” to “Barton Fink.”

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Roger Deakins remembers making it up as he went along on Alex Cox's 'Sid and Nancy'

Posted by · 10:05 am · December 24th, 2014

Continuing a series of short interviews with “Unbroken” cinematographer Roger Deakins looking back on films like “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” “Kundun,” “The Shawshank Redemption” and “The Man Who Wasn’t There.”

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Roger Deakins says working with the Coens on 'Barton Fink' changed his whole outlook

Posted by · 8:12 am · December 23rd, 2014

Continuing a series of short interviews with “Unbroken” cinematographer Roger Deakins about a wide range of films, from “Nineteen Eighty-Four” to “The Man Who Wasn’t There” to “The Shawshank Redemption.”

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Roger Deakins reflects on 'The Village' and M. Night Shyamalan's obsession

Posted by · 9:26 am · December 22nd, 2014

Continuing a series of short interviews with cinematographer Roger Deakins about films like “Sid and Nancy,” “The Man Who Wasn’t There,” “Kundun” and “The Shawshank Redemption.”

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Roger Deakins recalls 'The Man Who Wasn't There' and film noir favorites

Posted by · 11:17 am · December 19th, 2014

Continuing a series of short interviews with cinematographer Roger Deakins that include closer looks at films like “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” “The Shawshank Redemption,” “Kundun” and “The Village.”

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Roger Deakins looks back on 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' and the days of cinema alchemy

Posted by · 11:25 am · December 18th, 2014

Kicking off a series of short interviews with cinematographer Roger Deakins, looking back on films like “Sid and Nancy,” “The Shawshank Redemption,” “Kundun” and more.

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