David Gordon Green News
deadline.com – Deadline’s Mike Fleming revealed on May 1 that Worldview Entertainment would finance and produce David Gordon Green’s Manglehorn with an offer going out to Al Pacino for the lead role. Pacino has now signed to play A.J. Manglehorn, an aging, ordinary guy in a small town who’s more than meets the eye. 5 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Worldview Entertainment has committed to finance and produce Manglehorn, which David Gordon Green will direct from a script he wrote with Paul Logan. I hear they are going out to Al Pacino for the lead role of A.J. Manglehorn, an aging, ordinary guy in a small town who nurses his sick cat, squeezes out a conversation with the local bank teller every Friday, and eats at the same place every day. 7 weeks 9 hours ago via donnieyen
deadline.com – Wong Kar Wai’s jury gave Romanian film Child’s Pose the top prize Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival this evening. The story follows a mother trying to save her son from prison. In accepting the award, director Călin Peter Netzer spoke of “commercial censorhip against arthouse cinema” and thanked the Berlinale, sales agents and distributors for “bringing arthouse cinema to the public.” David Gordon Green was named Best Director for the well-received Prince Avalanche, a film he remade from the Icelandic movie Either Way, transporting the action to Texas. 17 weeks 4 days ago via jetli
David Gordon Green Says He's Going To Remake His Remake Of 'Prince Avalanche' 3 More Times; 'Suspiria' Stuck In Legal Woes
fb.indiewire.com – Filmmaker David Gordon Green's latest effort, "Prince Avalanche," is getting some of the best reviews of his career. A hit at Sundance, that just got picked up by Magnolia Pictures, the unusual, poetically observational pas de deux comedy is funny, but also unexpectedly moving and human (you can read our review here). 20 weeks 6 days ago via theothersenhman
deadline.com – The Tree Of Life actor will join the Oscar winner in Joe, the Southern drama directed by David Gordon Green. Tye Sheridan will play Gary Jones, the eldest child in a homeless family headed by an alcoholic father. He and an ex-con (Nicolas Cage) become close as they try to find a better life in the hard world of small-town Mississippi. 34 weeks 2 days ago via theothersenhman
8:44 PM 10/1/2012 by Binh Ngo
Laura Ingalls Wilder's semi-autobiographical Little House children book series inspired a TV series that lasted nine seasons as well as a couple of TV movies, so it's only a matter of time before it gets the movie treatment. That time appears to be now.
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures is in negotiations to turn Little House On The Prairie into a feature film that David Gordon Green will direct with Abi Morgan writing the script. Scott Rudin will produce with Trip Friendly. The deal hasn’t happened yet, but they are working toward giving the pioneer family a big screen incarnation. 37 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
Posted September 7th, 2012 by Binh Ngo
An ex-con becomes an unlikely role model for a 15-year-old boy.
feedproxy.google.com – Cage has always gone back and forth between payday flicks and worthy indies, with a tad too much emphasis on the former, in our view. It's hard to recall that he once won an Oscar for "Leaving Las Vegas." So there's hope yet that "Joe" will give him a juicy role, working with David Gordon Green, who has lately steered away from the serious indie dramas that launched his career ("Snow Angels") in favor of gross-out comedies (TV series "Eastside and Down," "The Sitter," “Pineapple Express”). 40 weeks 5 days ago via jetli