Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:04:23 GMT
The last remaining vestiges of the tall oak tree beloved by fans of "The Shawshank Redemption" was taken down Saturday by a co-owner of the field in which it stood. Dan Dees said it was time for what was left of the damaged tree, on Pleasant Valley Road, near Malabar Farm State Park, to disappear.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 11:48:32 GMT
Whether he wanted to be or not, Morgan Freeman's role in The Shawshank Redemption set him up for a career as the 'voice-over king'. A talent he showcased on last night's The Graham Norton Show .
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:12:46 GMT
In Robert Altman's movie-biz satire The Player, ruthless studio executive Tim Robbins demands writers and directors pitch him ideas in 25 words or less . The industry parlance is "high concept"; pithy, catch-all shorthand for a film that does what it says on the tin or, more accurately, its cans.