James McAvoy on Anne Hathaway in 'Rachel Getting Married': The character of Kym is a challenge both for the actor and the audience. She is clearly our protagonist and our "way in" to the film.
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Sigourney Weaver on Rosemarie Dewitt in 'Rachel Getting Married': It's easier to describe Rosemarie DeWitt's performance by first saying that she doesn't give one. She simply becomes Rachel -- fully…
Richard Belzer on Brendan Gleeson in 'In Bruges': Mr. Gleeson is always a very real and naturalistic presence onscreen. In the film "In Bruges," the weight of the world in combination with his own…
Noah Emmerich on Patricia Clarkson in 'Elegy': Patricia Clarkson's work is a master class in fullness and minimalism. The scope and power of what she is able to communicate with the slightest of…
Andy Garcia on Elsa Zylberstein in 'I've Loved You So Long': Elsa has this very facile and very available emotional depth and spontaneity, which is very attractive. She delivers subtle and dissonant…
Colin Farrell on Sally Hawkins in 'Happy-Go-Lucky': Sally is brilliant. From the opening frame as Poppy cycles from London, we encounter someone completely engaged in the minutiae of the world around…
Scarlett Johansson on Kristin Scott Thomas in 'I've Loved You So Long': From the first shot, her face is this incredible vessel of her emotions. You can see the character's whole inner monologue in…
Emma Thompson on Sally Hawkins in 'Happy-Go-Lucky': It's a remarkable piece of work by Sally Hawkins, because the Poppy character is so fascinatingly irritating.
Virginia Madsen on Dennis Hopper in 'Elegy': When you Google "Dennis Hopper," you will find words like "unconventional," "revered" and "remarkable."
Samuel L. Jackson hardly minds being called "the hardest working man in showbiz." Even if he doesn't think it's necessarily true. Making four movies a year, he insists he is only "doing what I like…
Within five to seven years, I expect all movies out of Hollywood to be in 3-D," Jeffrey Katzenberg predicted at the recent 3DX conference in Singapore.