James Dean shocked the world when he appeared in “Rebel Without a Cause” and “East of Eden” in 1955. And he shocked the world again when he died on Sept. 30, 1955, at age 24. Sixty years after these…
William Bast, who wrote extensively for both film and TV and was also known for his two biographies of James Dean, died of complications from Alzheimer's on May 4. He was 84. Bast wrote scripts for…
BJIFF completes 282 title line-up
Jennifer Lawrence is set to star in Universal’s adaptation of “East of Eden,” with Gary Ross on board to direct. Brian Grazer will produce for Imagine Entertainment and Anna Culp will serve as…
Dane DeHaan and Robert Pattinson are set to star in helmer Anton Corbjin’s “Life.” Story based on the true relationship between actor James Dean and and Life photographer Dennis Scott. DeHaan will…
Julie Harris, one of Broadway’s most honored performers, whose roles ranged from the flamboyant Sally Bowles in “I Am a Camera” to the reclusive Emily Dickinson in “The Belle of Amherst”, died…
A competently acted, technically adequate Cliff Notes take on Faulkner's tale of dirt-poor Missippi folk in mourning.
A precious, pointless exercise in designer neurosis from mononymic artist-turned-filmmaker Carter.
While not yet quite ready for the presumably hoped-for jump uptown, this engrossing musical is already pretty swell.
"Joshua Tree, 1951: A Portrait of James Dean" pictures the thesp as a bisexual hustler with a crippled soul, pursuing his dream of stardom through trysts, tanning and acting class.
James Franco walked around the MOCA's serpentine gallery space on Saturday, contemplating the final stroke to his ambitious exhibition "Rebel," a conceptual exploration of the James Dean pic "Rebel…