WHAT: Variety's Monday screening of "Syriana" WHO: Helmer-writer Stephen Gaghen
After playing flying ace Howard Hughes, Leonardo DiCaprio has no desire to take the controls for real.
After "Les Choristes" unspooled at the Variety Screening Series, helmer Christophe Barratier joked that any movie involving kids going away for their education would be greenlit easily, thanks to the…
After "The Merchant of Venice" Variety screening Nov. 21, producer Cary Brokaw talked about how Al Pacino's deity status in Italy aided access for the filmmakers.
"Finding Neverland" helmer Marc Forster explained the connection between his dreams and "Peter Pan" author J.M. Barrie at the post-Variety screening Q&A Nov. 8 at the ArcLight.
At the post-Variety unspooling sesh for "Phantom of the Opera," Gerard Butler explained how he was in tune with the Phantom during filming.
During the Q&A following the Variety screening of "The Incredibles," helmer-scribe Brad Bird vented about the stigma attached to animated pics.
At the Oct. 21 post-screening sesh for "Alfie," helmer Charles Shyer discussed the stigma attached to remakes of more recent fare compared to versions of "Don Giovanni" or "Hamlet."
Following the "P.S." unspooling for the Variety Screening Series, co-stars Laura Linney and Topher Grace talked about their comically heated sex scene in Dylan Kidd's pic.
Tyro scribe-helmer Jordan Roberts brought the same sense of intimacy to shooting "Around the Bend" as he did to writing the autobiographical tale.