Spike Lee News

5

Spike Lee's Agent Leaves CAA (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – Billy Hawkins also repped "Iron Man" writers Art Marcum and Matt Holloway.CAA agent Billy Hawkins is leaving the company to join a Los Angeles-based technology startup. Hawkins worked on the literary side, repping filmmaker Spike Lee, writers Art Marcum and Matt Holloway (Iron Man), and Josh Boone, who is directing the adaptation of The Fault In Our Stars. 6 years 26 weeks ago via donnieyen
5

C'mon, Hollywood: Why exactly did Oldboy bomb?

joblo.com – Remakes are always controversial no matter who's attached to the project, the number of years it's been since the original was released, how good the first one was, etc. With directors ranging from Justin Lin to Steven Spielberg, the OLDBOY remake eventually became Spike Lee's responsibility and after playing a very long waiting game, the film has finally come and hit theaters with a resounding "eh." 6 years 31 weeks ago via donnieyen

New in Theaters: 'Frozen,' 'Oldboy,' 'Homefront,' 'Black Nativity'

9:34 PM 11/29/2013 by Logan Falk
Frozen
After a few weeks of standalone releases (or big-name releases accompanied by a smaller, somewhat negligible release), this Thanksgiving weekend features an explosion of new releases that, in conjunction with the blockbusters of the last month, should cater to just about every audience heading to the theaters over the weekend.
5

Designer Claims His 'Oldboy' Poster Artwork Was Stolen, Spike Lee Responds

fb.indiewire.com – With Spike Lee's "Oldboy" remake in theaters this weekend, a whole other conversation is emerging around the movie that has nothing to do with Josh Brolin's preferred 3 hour cutor the studio mandated edits to the iconic hammer hallway fight sequence. Rather, it has to do with the film's marketing and a designer who claims his concepts were used without his permission. 6 years 32 weeks ago via theothersenhman
5

Spike Lee Talks OLDBOY, the Epic Action-Packed One-Shot, Long Lost Super 8 Footage, SPINNING GOLD, and More

collider.com – Who knows what we would have got had Will Smith and Steven Spielberg followed through with their plans to remake Chan-wook Park’s Oldboy, but, odds are, it would have been entirely different than the one we’re getting from Josh Brolin and Spike Lee on Wednesday, November 27th. Brolin stars as Joe Doucett, an advertising executive decimating his career and family life with his abysmal behavior and alcohol addiction. 6 years 33 weeks ago via donnieyen
5

Plenty of New Footage Revealed in Behind-the-Scenes Featurette for Spike Lee's OLDBOY

collider.com – FilmDistrict has released a behind-the-scenes featurette for director Spike Lee’s Oldboy, and it reveals a great deal of new footage from the reimagining of Park Chan-wook’s revenge classic. The story centers on a man (Josh Brolin) who is kidnapped for mysterious reasons, and is released twenty years later with no explanation.

6 years 42 weeks ago via donnieyen
5

Watch: Josh Brolin Is Staying In The Worst Hotel Ever In New Promo For Spike Lee's 'Oldboy'

fb.indiewire.com – Finding an audience for a twisted, very R-rated revenge flick with a plot so bizarre, taking place in a world so strange, that it can't be easily packaged and sold, is no easy feat. But the folks at FilmDistrict are smartly playing on the mood of Spike Lee's upcoming "Oldboy" remake, at least early on, to try and spur some interest and those who might not know about Park Chan-wook's original. 6 years 43 weeks ago via jetli
5

Spike Lee to Use Sony's 4K Camera for Next Movie

feedproxy.google.com – The production will be lensed by "12 Years A Slave" director of photography Sean Bobbitt. 6 years 43 weeks ago via jackiechan
5

Michael K. Williams Joins Spike Lee's Kickstarter Joint Now Titled 'Da Blood Of Jesus'

fb.indiewire.com – The Kickstarter campaign is over, and Spike Lee now has a little over $1.4 million dollars to make his next movie. Details are still being played close to the vest, but Lee is starting to assemble his cast, and is bringing an old pal back into the 40 Acres And A Mule fold.

6 years 47 weeks ago via jetli
5

Spike Lee Adds Michael K. Williams to Kickstarter Movie

variety.com – Spike Lee has added "Boardwalk Empire" regular Michael K. Williams and Stephen Tyrone Williams to the cast of his Kickstarter-funded movie opposite Zaraah Abrahams. 6 years 47 weeks ago via donnieyen
Subscribe to this RSS topic: Syndicate content