Tag Archive: Crime

Jun
17

Monte Hellman on ROAD TO NOWHERE

Welcome to the Rear Window: A director (Tygh Runyan) finds fact blending with fiction in ROAD TO NOWHERE.

As politics too often demonstrates, the line between truth and fiction is a fragile one. In ROAD TO NOWHERE, a director (Tygh Runyan) casts an unknown actress (Shannyn Sossamon) in his latest project, a Southern noir film based on a true story, little realizing that the woman’s past connects her directly to the crime being …

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Apr
30

Michael Keaton on THE MERRY GENTLEMAN

Michael Keaton directs THE MERRY GENTLEMAN.

The gentleman is not merry. The gentleman is quite morose, as a matter of fact. The title only becomes comprehensible once you know that the THE MERRY GENTLEMAN, Michael Keaton’s directing debut, takes place during Christmas. Thus, by placing a “God rest ye…” before the title, you get some idea of the film’s emotional outlook. …

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