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“We Had No Campaign": Robert Redford Explains His Oscar Snub For 'All Is Lost' – All season the long, many prognosticators were calling a nomination for Robert Redford for his turn in "All Is Lost" a slam dunk. Not only is hea beloved, veteran actor and the man behind the Sundance Film Festival, the survival picture found him delivering a near wordless performance in a movie that featured only one character: 8 years 18 weeks ago via donnieyen

'12 Years a Slave' Tops Satellite Award Nominations – “12 Years a Slave” was the top nominee at the 18th annual Satellite Awards, the International Press Academy announced on Monday morning. Steve McQueen’s harrowing drama won 10 nominations, two more than Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity” and David O. Russell’s “American Hustle,” to lead a field in which nearly every possible awards contender received a number of nominations.

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Specialty Box Office: '12 Years' Gets Off To Strong (But Not Huge) Start – After a month of essentially non-stop Oscar buzz and critical acclaim building off of its debuts in Telluride and Toronto, Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" hit 19 North American theaters this weekend, and the results were expectedly quite strong. The Fox Searchlight-released film -- which stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Sarah Paulson, Alfre Woodward, Lupita Nyong’o and Brad Pitt (among others) -- grossed $960,000 for a $50,526 per-theater-average. That's a great number to be sure, particularly since it opened in 19 theaters as 8 years 30 weeks ago via donnieyen

J.C. Chandor on Why 'All Is Lost' Didn't Compete at Cannes and Making a Film That Needs to Be Seen in the Theater – Few filmmakers surprised this year more than J.C. Chandor. An Oscar-nominee for his debut, the financial thriller "Margin Call," Chandor did an about-face with his anticipated follow-up "All Is Lost," starring Robert Redord as a man lost at sea. The film was a question mark up until it world premiered out of competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival, where it was immediately greeted with rave reviews, with many critics citing Redford's lead turn as one of his best. 8 years 31 weeks ago via jackiechan

Review: All is Lost (A Man's Man Guide to Survival)

4:15 PM 10/15/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Robert Redford may be unmoored in All is Lost, but you’ve never seen a sturdier body. Directed by Margin Call director J.C. Chandor, All Is Lost watches Redford’s nameless yacht captain problem solve his way through relentlessly harsh waters. He’s not the only body afloat—he incurs shipping containers and, at one point, a cargo ship—but like Pi before him, Redford’s drama is interior.


"I Just Needed To Know You Weren't Nuts": Robert Redford Talks Making The Bold 'All Is Lost' With J.C. Chandor – Yesterday at the New York Film Festival, director J.C. Chandor revealed one of the best pictures of the fest: "All Is Lost." A masterful and tense drama that immediately elevates the "Margin Call" filmmaker from a promising indie director to a promising new auteur, who is one to watch from now on. 8 years 32 weeks ago via theothersenhman

New Posters for THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY, GRAVITY, ALL IS LOST, and ASS BACKWARDS – A variety of new posters has been released online. Briefly: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – Director/star Ben Stiller defies gravity in the first poster for his promising adventure comedy. The film also stars Kristen Wiig and Adam Scott and opens on December 25th. Gravity – Speaking of gravity, a new poster for director Alfonso Cuaron’s space-set pic shows off half of the cast as we see George Clooney’s astronaut character.

8 years 38 weeks ago via jackiechan

'All Is Lost' Trailer: Everybody Look at Robert Redford, 'Cause He's Sailin' on a Boat

12:55 PM 8/1/2013 by Jeff Giles
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Robert Redford's critical standing has taken a bit of a beating lately, what with his recently over-indulged penchant for picking poorly executed politically themed projects, but he's still Robert freaking Redford, and as such, is always just one brilliant movie away from getting his mojo back. All Is Lost, the latest from Margin Call writer/director J.C.


Robert Redford Says 'Margin Call' Director J.C. Chandor's 'All Is Lost' Is Dialogue Free

Robert Redford – The Sundance Film Festival is now underway, which means the next week or so is going to be a blitzkrieg of announcements, buzz, hype and more from the films showing their stuff up in Park City. But the first juicy nugget of news doesn't come from any of the movies, but from the founder Robert Redford, and it's about one of his forthcoming pictures from a Sudance alum.

9 years 18 weeks ago via jetli

First Image: Robert Redford In J.C. Chandor-Directed 'All Is Lost' – Here is a first look at Robert Redford battling the elements in All Is Lost, the film scripted and directed J.C. Chandor, who helmed the financial crisis thriller Margin Call. Chandor met Redford at the Sundance Film Festival, and was so taken by the indie film patriarch that he wrote a project specifically for him. 9 years 41 weeks ago via jetli
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J.C. Chandor's followup to "Margin Call" is man-vs-nature drama about a man trying to survive once stranded in the ocean. Robert Redford is in talks to star. The movie sounds kind of like what Tom Hanks went through in "Cast Away" except there's no island here.
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October 18, 2013