After nearly a decade of writing scripts that never saw the light of day, Michael Bacall hit back-to-back home runs last spring. His "21 Jump Street" script reinvented the dated '80s undercover-cop…
Hollywood makeup artist Wayne Massarelli, who worked with Farrah Fawcett, Lauren Bacall, Ann-Margret, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Sally Fields, Dyan Cannon and Joan Rivers, died of complications from…
Sony Pictures is gunning for another "21 Jump Street," closing a deal with Jonah Hill and Michael Bacall to develop a treatment for a sequel that Bacall has signed on to write.
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Recently, that grand lady Lauren Bacall made a rare visit to the Friars Club to join the tribute to Broadway veteran Lee Roy Reams.
1969: The smash D.C. opening, pre-B'way of Woody Allen's legiter, "Play It Again Sam," has Arthur Jacobs reading the small print of the pic contract for this David Merrick show.
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The Shootist stands as one of John Wayne's towering achievements. Don Siegel's terrific film is simply beautiful, and beautifully simple, in its quiet, elegant and sensitive telling of the last days…
Woman's World is Hollywood at its commercial best, a highly-polished product, technically and story-wise. Basic story premise is the behind-the-scenes scramble for the top job of a gigantic…
The film [from the novel by David Goodis] has a sharp, brutal opening, macabre touches throughout, and a thick, gruesome quality. What starts out as a thriller switches en route into a sagging…