Posts Tagged Documentaries

Court rejects lawsuit in dispute over Iowa film tax credits

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday upheld the state’s refusal to award the full amount of tax credits claimed by the makers of a 2009 documentary tied to the “Field of Dreams” movie.

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From ‘Pulp Fiction’ to Oscar meme, Travolta’s highs and lows

In this 1977 file photo originally released by Paramount Pictures, John Travolta and Karen Lynn Gorney are shown in a scene from, "Saturday Night Fever."  Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta’s career has been one of dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme. Travolta, 61, is prepping a handful of projects and ahead of the release of an explosive documentary on Scientology that focuses considerably on Travolta’s relationship with the organization.   (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme.

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Q&A: Writer-director-actor Mark Duplass is a busy guy

FILE--In this Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 file photo, Mark Duplass arrives at the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Duplass stars in the new horror film “The Lazarus Effect” opposite Olivia Wilde which opens Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, writes and directs HBO’s “Togetherness” with his brother, Jay. (Mark also stars in the show) and he’s also on FXX’s “The League.” Oh, and he and Jay recently signed a four film deal with Netflix. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Talking to Mark Duplass, you realize that he understands time management. He speaks in sound bites and doesn’t linger.

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