Francis Ford Coppola

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Name: Francis Ford Coppola
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

COLUMN: Directing our city's future

British film director Michael Winner once said, “a team effort is a lot of people doing what I say.” Despotism is a very good thing in the world of moviemaking, and some of the best – Alfred Hitchcock, Francis Ford Coppola, James Cameron, Oliver Stone, ... [Published Brampton Guardian - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Far Better Than The Godfather

The untimely death of the great, hulking, utterly invulnerable-looking  James Gandolfini  has robbed us of the chance to see what the rest of his career might have been like. Since the final season of The Sopranos he had been shaping up as an unusually ... [Published - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

The Coolest Wine Labels For 2014

It’s time for the coolest wine labels slideshow—an annual, and sometimes bi-annual, collection of wine labels that go above and beyond, delivering a “wow” factor that makes them as much fun to look as as they are to consume.In this year’s selections we ... [Published - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Godfather

02:12 AMBy:  Henrylito D. Tacio“WHEN some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them. But Jesus said, ‘Let the children alone, and do not hinder them from coming to Me; for thekingdom of ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Creative undercurrents

Content by UTSWhere do artists find the inspiration to create their works?What does a Chilean mother marching with a portrait of her missing child who disappeared during the Pinochet years have in common with Microsoft founder Steve Jobs holding up an ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mob fans remember actor, Cazale, as Coppola"s "Ã?Godfather" trilogy turns 40

Whenever we think of Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather" trilogy, a handful of underlying themes come to mind. We generally glance back to "The Godfather" films as a landmark in cinema - a milestone in the living arts. The first abstraction that enters ... [Published - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports


By Tommaso Boddi/Getty.If Al Pacino does not want to discuss his days as Michael Corleone with you, there is a good reason: the actor straight-up does not remember anything from his heyday decade, during which he filmed The Godfather , Serpico , The Godfather: ... [Published Vanity Fair - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Apocalypse Now

35 Years LaterFrancis Ford CoppolaWhen Francis Coppola walked into the jungles of the Philippines in the spring of 1976 to begin production on his Vietnam War epic, , he could scarcely have imagined that it would be a long 14 months before he would finally ... [Published Telluride Watch - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Wear Your Boots, Walk Out of Darkness

Recently, author Elizabeth Gilbert wrote about darkness and light. And how depression is a tumour and hope, a cluster of light. And that what you feed grows. Her point was simply that instead of investing effort in pushing darkness out of  your life, ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Her students got lots of film roles

Sept. 06--Kathy Sidjakov worked on major movies filmed in Northern California for more than two decades, but she was never the star. And yet, some of her students had their moments. A self-styled "animal teacher," Sidjakov trained 15 dalmatians to perform ... [Published Town Hall - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

The 41st Telluride Film Festival kicks off in Colorado

This weekend, an annual film festival took place in the town of Telluride, Colorado, gathering a handful of A-list actors and directors to screen their new movies in the high altitude of Denver mountainsWhile the majority of the acting world flocked to ... [Published Buro 24/7 - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

The opening scene to 'Apocalypse Now' started as a piece of trash

Tim Appelo of The Hollywood Reporter quotes Francis Ford Coppola on the unlikely origins of the opening sequence to Apocolypse Now, on the film's 35th anniversary ... [Published The Verge - Sep 01 2014]

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Blue Reviews EXTRA! September 2014 [Published Patterson's Tasting Panel Magazine - Sep 20 2014]
COLUMN: Directing our city's future [Published Brampton Guardian - Sep 19 2014]
Will 'This Is Where I Leave You' Turn Out To Be... [Published AskMen US - Sep 19 2014]
Far Better Than The Godfather [Published - Sep 19 2014]
A handy San Francisco guide to waiting in lines [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 19 2014]
Chinooks away: Fiona Banner's terrifying homage... [Published - Sep 18 2014]
The Hell of It [Published Austin Chronicle - Sep 18 2014]
Index [Published Spectator - Sep 18 2014]
Restoring splendour to classics lost in the mis... [Published DNA India - Sep 18 2014]
Tarantino on El Rey: Neither Inglorious or Vain... [Published CableFAX - Sep 17 2014]
Changing tastes and Sharktopus [Published Ridgecrest Daily Independent - Sep 17 2014]
Wine Punts gifts new life to your booze bottles... [Published Colorado Springs Independent - Sep 17 2014]
ENTERTAINMENT NOTES Performances, appearances a... [Published Windy City Times - Sep 17 2014]
Al Pacino nearly missed standout Godfather role [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 17 2014]
The Coolest Wine Labels For 2014 [Published - Sep 16 2014]
Coolest Wine Labels 2014 [Published - Sep 16 2014]
Star Sippers [Published Modern Luxury Jezebel - Sep 16 2014]
American Cinematographer Honors Gordon Willis w... [Published Creative Cow - Sep 15 2014]
The Godfather [Published The Daily Guardian - Sep 15 2014]
Creative undercurrents [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 15 2014]
People: Week of Sept. 15, 2014 [Published North Bay Business Journal - Sep 15 2014]
Did Apple just make digital uncool? [Published Brisbane Times - Sep 15 2014]
Mob fans remember actor, Cazale, as Coppola"s "... [Published - Sep 15 2014]
AL PACINO’S FAILED MEMORY [Published Vanity Fair - Sep 15 2014]
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Jackie Brown: The best Tarantino film? [Published The Moderate Voice - Sep 02 2014]
Although I hate to admit it, there is a good chance that Quentin Tarantino is my favourite director. The film snob in me would love to say it’s Francis Ford Coppola or Martin Scorsese but the truth is that, apart from The Godfather films, none of ...
Deep Surface [Published 3quarksdaily - Sep 01 2014]
by Brooks Riley Jean-Luc Godard once inscribed a picture to me with these words: "This is the surface, Brooks, and that's why it's deep." At the time, I was skimming the surface, darting from one life experience to another without stopping to ...
10 Jeff Bridges Roles That Are Impossible to Fo... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 02 2014]
In his forty years of making movies, Jeff Bridges has played every kind of role, from a down-and-out country music singer to a drunk and tough U.S. Marshal. He has earned five Oscar nominations (one of which he won), countless glowing reviews for his ...
Gary Oldman's 'Dracula' sex coffin [Published - Video - Jul 23 2014]
To help Gary prepare for his starring role, Francis Ford Coppola sent over a casket for him to really inhabit the role. ...
Is Modern Hollywood “Opium for the Eyes?” [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 22 2014]
William Friedkin, the director of classic films such as The French Connection, The Exorcist, and To Live and Die in L.A., is one of many onlookers that sees the current Hollywood landscape as unsustainable. To him, the rise of scripted television ...
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