Interview: Director of United Nations Documentary “U.N. Me.” Ami Horowitz

“U.N. Me” is the new scathing documentary both sarcastic in comedic tone, heavy on subject matter from first time director Ami Horowitz. I sat down with director Horowitz after a screening of “U.N. Me” to engage in a conversation with him about his new film, what he wants the audience … [Read More]

Inside the ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ With Filmmaker Wes Anderson

  “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is Wes Anderson’s least precious and best film. It’s probably going to be his most successful as well. It opened Friday, March 7, in four theaters only and has already earned over $24 million at the box office as of March 18th, 2014. Fox Searchlight … [Read More]

Brendan Gleeson and director John Michael McDonagh Talk About Priest Drama ‘Calvary’

“Calvary” director John Michael McDonagh was once “incarcerated for accidentally killing a swan” according to the production notes Fox Searchlight publicists handed out at a press event for the film recently at the Crosby Hotel in SoHo.   The director’s new bleak, comedy drama, which stars Brendan Gleeson as a … [Read More]

Interview: Director Oliver Thompson Talks About His Film “Welcome To Happiness”

Writer-Director Oliver Thompson makes his feature film debut with the fantasy comedy “Welcome to Happiness”. I had a chance to speak to Oliver about the film. We discussed how he came up with the script, how Kyle Gallner was cast in the role, and much more. The excerpts of the … [Read More]

David Russell discusses his latest book, ‘Enchanters: Glys of Myradelle’

  Earlier this year we had the privilege of interviewing Concept and Storyboard Artist/Writer David Russell who has had a very successful career in the film industry. After speaking about his work on a variety of films and giving us some very exclusive concept art for “Star Wars: Return of … [Read More]

Director Amy Berg Talks About Making Every Secret Thing

  With her upcoming movie Every Secret Thing releasing on May 15th in theaters, VOD, and iTunes, I got a chance to speak with Director Amy Berg about the film.   Jim: Hey Amy, how’s it going?   Amy: I’m doing very well Jim.   Jim: Obviously you have a … [Read More]

Jason David Frank talks new Power Rangers movie

  I had a chance to sit down and talk to Jason David Frank, the Green/White Power Ranger, a Wizard World convention. We discussed the new Power Rangers movie and getting into a MMA fight with CM Punk among things.   Jim: Obviously being at the convention isn’t your first … [Read More]

Interview: Jordana Brewster talks Fast & Furious while promoting National Pet Month

  Jordana Brewster is collaborating with Purina to promote May’s National Pet Month for the campaign Pure Love For Pets ( While promoting this campaign, she agreed to entertain a few questions about her career and upcoming films including Fast & Furious 7 which will be releasing this summer. From … [Read More]

Babadook Filmmaker Jennifer Kent Prefers Storytelling Over Scares

With very few movies in her career, filmmaker Jennifer Kent has crafted greatness that most directors will never achieve in an entire body of work with her new horror movie The Babadook. Without hesitation, I can admit that Boyhood isn’t the only classic movie released from IFC during 2014. The … [Read More]

Interview: Michael Rooker talks driving safety, Guardians, and Walking Dead

  I got a chance to sit down with Michael Rooker in Chicago. With the upcoming DVD release of Guardians of the Galaxy, and The Walking Dead in the midst of an exciting season, this is the best time to share my interview with all of you. Michael and I talked about … [Read More]