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2006 Chicago Film Critics Association Most Promising Director Monster House Nominated
  • 'Monster House' Writer Says He's Sorry Too

    by Peter Martin

    It's an epidemic! Screenwriter J.D. Shapiro recently apologized for his work on Battlefield Earth, which won a Razzie Award as the worst screenplay of the decade. (Read Monika Bartyzel's post here on Cinematical to catch up.) Now...

  • 'Wanted' Screenwriter Gets His Game On - Who's Next?

    by Jenni Miller

    In the same way that higher-profile actors are jumping on the video game ship sans shame, so too are movie writers like Wanted's Chris Morgan. Morgan has signed up for a rather daunting task - working as the story director for...

  • Interview: 'City of Ember' Director Gil Kenan

    by Jette Kernion

    City of Ember was the surprise closing-night film at Fantastic Fest, but I found out about the surprise a little early (which is always fun). I was able to see the film earlier in the week so I could interview director Gil...

  • Review: City of Ember

    by Jette Kernion

    One of the most gorgeous-looking films I've seen this year is City of Ember, the Fox/Walden adaptation of Jeanne Duprau's young-adult fantasy novel about a post-apocalyptic underground city. Although the story is aimed at...

  • EXCLUSIVE: 'City of Ember' Poster Premiere!

    by Erik Davis

    Cinematical has just received this exclusive teaser poster for City of Ember (click to enlarge), due out this October 10th courtesy of 20th Century Fox and Walden Media. Based on the best-selling novel from Jeanne Duprau, City of...

  • Bill Murray Signs for 'City of Ember'

    by Monika Bartyzel

    Unless you want to count his voice stint in Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties, and I'd rather not, it has been a few years since Bill Murray has been on-screen. Getting back into the swing of things, Mr. Murray has signed on to...

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