The Manhattan Theater Club presumably commissioned “Ripcord” from playwright David Lindsay-Abaire to give their faithful subscription audience a subject dear to their own hearts. The Pulitzer Prize…
Rachel Dratch and Holland Taylor have signed on to star Off Broadway in “Ripcord,” the new stage comedy by David Linsday-Abaire, the playwright who won the Pulitzer for “Rabbit Hole.” Taylor, the…
Manhattan Theater Club has lined up a pair of fall 2015 offerings: a Broadway staging of Sam Shepard’s “Fool for Love” that will see Sam Rockwell starring with Tony winner Nina Arianda, as well as a…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
“The Following” actor Kyle Catlett is looking to go from being terrorized by serial killers to being spooked by ghosts in MGM’s reboot of “Poltergeist.” Sam Rockwell and Rosemarie DeWitt are already…
Sam Rockwell is in early talks to co-star with Rosemarie DeWitt in MGM's "Poltergeist" reboot.
MGM is teaming with Fox 2000 Pictures to co-finance and distribute its reboot of "Poltergeist." MGM had announced in March that it had attached "Monster House" director Gil Kenan to helm the thriller…
Disney already is prepping a return to Oz. Studio has commissioned a follow up to "Oz the Great and Powerful" from screenwriter Mitchell Kapner, who co-wrote the first film with David Lindsay-Abaire…
Consciously evoking the structure and iconography of MGM's classic "The Wizard of Oz" without attempting to rival its impact, Disney’s "Oz the Great and Powerful" can be enjoyed, up to a point, on…
Even tots may emerge feeling slightly browbeaten by this colorful, strenuous and hyperactive fantasy, which has moments of charm and beauty but often resembles an exploding toy factory rather than a…
"Good People" is good stuff, a keenly observed rumination on how far decency can get you and how much depends on sheer luck as you try to grab a piece of the American Dream.
If "Good People" isn't a hit for Manhattan Theater Club, there is no justice in the land.