Three of this year's finalists are from the school of film's MFA program. Erin Ng Tweet While writers joke on the surface about creating works with selling points of sex, violence and humor, underneath they preach a different message of writing thoughtful, personal stories. Rorri Feinstein of Goldwyn Pictures explains that for the judges, a good narrative in a script is a greater force than box office appeal. Her script, which details a power struggle between two mafia kingpins, is told through the eyes of their shared mistress.
Hung-over, has-been cop Jack Mosley Bruce Willis has seen better days, and all that the force expects out of him these days is to stay out of trouble while he's on the clock.
Eddie Bunker Mos Def is set to testify before a grand jury at A black van has been trailing the pair unnoticed, though, and after stopping off at a nearby liquor store to pick up some breakfast, Mosely emerges from the store just in time to save Eddie from the lethal bullet of a determined assassin.
When backup arrives in the form of Detective Frank Nugent David MorseMosely quickly realizes that the detective on Nugent's team is the same cop that Bunker is set to testify against. Now faced with the tough task of dodging bullets and samuel goldwyn writing awards 2012 finalists for dancing a massive onslaught of corrupt cops, Mosely must keep Bunker alive long enough to get him before the judge and ensure that justice is served.
W - Not Viewed The legacy of a populist Southern politician whose lofty ambitions for the future leave him open to corruption and scandal is detailed as author Robert Penn Warren's thinly veiled portrait of Depression-era Louisiana governor Huey Long comes to the screen -- again -- this time courtesy of director and screenwriter Steven Zaillian.
Willie Stark Sean Penn is a man of the people, and for the people; at least that's what he tells the people. Propelled into a race for governor by opposing forces looking to split the "hick vote," Stark is convinced by a handler -- as well as by young journalist Jack Burden Jude Law -- to not kowtow to the powers that be.
His rhetoric grows fiery, and he makes his way into office on a not-so-solid foundation of social-service promises. When idealism gives way to the harsh realities of the time, however, the fast-talking politico is quick to discover just how far one can fall when ambition and power lead to a betrayal of one's original motivations.
Kate Winslet, Patricia Clarkson, James Gandolfini, Mark Ruffalo, and Anthony Hopkins round out an all-star cast in this second version of Warren's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel; the first won a parade of Oscars after its release in American Dreamz Directed by Paul Weitz.
To President Staton, the world is a fairly black-and-white place, but a glance at the daily headlines on the eve of his reelection leaves the most powerful man in the free world shaken to the very core. Now determined to read as much as possible in order to best assess the opinions of the general public, President Staton locks himself away and obsessively begins taking in as much information as humanly possible.
With concern about the President's mental health soon taking precedence over all other issues in the White House, his nervous Chief of Staff attempts to get the Commander in Chief back in the public eye by booking him as a guest judge on television's top-rated talent show, "American Dreamz.
As "American Dreamz" hopefuls Sally Mandy Moore and Omer Sam Golzari progress to the final round and the President takes his seat on the panel, an unexpected revelation about one of the finalists promises to make this season finale the biggest ratings grabber in television history.
Annapolis Directed by Justin Lin. Jake Huard James Franco is a young man from a small Maryland town who grew up in a blue-collar family with few opportunities. Wanting to make something of himself after completing high school, Jake set his sights on attending the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, where he narrowly makes the cut and becomes one of the 1, applicants selected for the freshman class.
Jake finds that life as a "plebe" is intellectually challenging and physically punishing, and he soon develops a powerful adversary in Midshipman Lt.
Cole Tyrese Gibsonhis training commander, who pushes Jake to the limit to see if he has what it takes.
Standing on the razor's edge of failing as both a student and a soldier, Jake makes a brave but dangerous gesture toward proving himself by entering the Brigade Championships, a Naval boxing competition where he'll go into the ring against the best fighters in the Navy -- including Lt.
Jake soon has one person on his side when he strikes up a friendship with Ali Jordana Brewstera pretty young officer who believes Jake has what it takes to go the distance. Ask the Dust Directed by Roert Towne. As the film opens, he is down to his last nickel and decides to spend it on coffee in a diner.
He is served by Camilla Salma Hayeka Mexican beauty he is instantly attracted to even though he treats her horribly during their first interaction.
Soon the pair is involved in a relationship that finds them sparring with each other at first, but slowly learning to trust each other.
Bandini meets the acquaintance of a desperate woman who sees him as the most desirable man in the world. Eventually Arturo and Camilla get away from the city and their love deepens as he attempts to finish his novel.
Donald Sutherland co-stars as a seedy but helpful and loyal neighbor. Avenger Directed by Robert Markowitz. Cal Dexter screen veteran Sam Elliott never expected to assume the role of avenging angel of death, but when his daughter suffered a horrifying death his all-consuming hunger for revenge proved too powerful to resist.
Now two years have passed, and Stephen Edmonds William Hopea wealthy business tycoon, has enlisted Dexter's meting out a similar brand of justice to Serbian war criminal Zoran Zilic David Hayman - who recently murdered the high-profile industrialist's worker-aid son in Bosnia.
Zilic isn't any run-of-the-mill bad guy though, because despite his sordid history he's currently being utilized by the CIA in a covert operation.
Now the agent in charge of the case Timothy Hutton must follow his boss James Cromwell 's orders and prevent the determined Dexter from carrying out his treacherous mission before the decorated war hero sets of a destructive chain of events that could plunge the entire planet into war.
Away from Her Directed by Sarah Polley.Through Rosen-Colored Glasses, Sept. 24, Under artistic director Jack Viertel, the acting, singing, dancing, and directing are always first rate. Well, as Samuel Goldwyn said, include me out.
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Pierre Dulaine, an internationally renowned ballroom dancer, fulfills a life-long dream when he takes his program, Dancing Classrooms, back to his city of birth, Jaffa. Over a ten-week period, Pierre teaches year-old Palestinian-Israeli and Jewish- Israeli children to dance and compete together.
SWORD IN THE torosgazete.comsal Pictures, Dana Andrews, Märta Torén, Stephen McNally, Jeff Chandler. Director: George Sherman. Sword in the Desert marked Jeff Chandler’s first appearance in a war movie, a film about Jewish resistance fighters during the final days of British rule in Mandatory Palestine.
The movie premiered in New York City on April 23,