Tag Archive: Los Angeles

Sep
16

Nicolas Winding Refn on DRIVE

Ryan Gosling (right) in DRIVE.

Somehow, it seems like it was only a matter of time before director Nicolas Winding Refn hitched his camera to a hurtling piece of American metal and did a full-on car chase film. In DRIVE, Ryan Gosling plays a guy named… wait for it… Driver, a stunt man with a freelance career in piloting getaway …

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Sep
30

Austin Peck on THE BLUE TOOTH VIRGIN

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A TV writer tries his hand at a feature film. His friend reads the script, thinks it’s an ungodly mess of muddled symbolism and Freud 101 anxieties. “Be honest,” the writer says. This is the way friendships end, and mean, funny films about the deaths of such friendships are born. In THE BLUE TOOTH VIRGIN, …

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