For a black-and-white road-trip comedy set in the Heartland, Alexander Payne's "Nebraska" was never a guaranteed winning lottery ticket -- but the popularity of the prolific director, coupled with a…
Nebraska (Paramount) After making side trips to California's Central Coast and Hawaii (for "Sideways" and "The Descendants," respectively), Alexander Payne returns to his home state of Nebraska for…
At 77, Dern delivers a career-best performance in Alexander Payne's "Nebraska," a story about a confused old man on a road trip with his son (played by Will Forte).
“Thor: The Dark World” is set to again rule the box office as most studios sit out the sesh in anticipation of next week’s “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” Only Universal is essaying a wide…
At Nov. 11’s AFI Fest tribute to Bruce Dern at the Chinese, “Nebraska” director Alexander Payne issued an ambitious forecast for the year 2163. “People will still be talking about him 150 years from…
It’s Huskers Week in Hollywood as “Nebraska” was the centerpiece of multiple Q&A sessions, Bruce Dern presented a Hamilton Behind the Camera Award to d.p. Phedon Papamichael, and Alexander Payne met…
"I was worried it would never get made and I'd never get an opportunity to play the role," revealed "Nebraska" star Bruce Dern revealed at pic's Nov. 6 Gotham screening. He explained that pic's…
This year, quality isn't enough. So the determining factor: What's the mood of the industry right now?
When Paramount's "Nebraska" bowed in Cannes, the reaction was positive, but a little muted; most of the attention was on the performance of Bruce Dern (who went on to win the prize for best actor).
“August: Osage County” will play one of the two centerpiece slots at this year’s Hamptons Intl. Film Festival, joining a lineup of buzzy festival-circuit alums including opener “Kill Your Darlings,”…
Public conversations with Helena Bonham Carter and Bruce Dern plus a feature film award for Steven Bernstein's Helen Hunt and Samantha Morton starrer "Decoding Annie Parker" are among the additions…
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