Worked With:

Orson Welles


Bernardo Bertolucci


Ethan Hawke


Antonio Banderas


James Mangold


Peter Gallagher


Roger Ebert

Richard Linklater News




Linklater,_Richard news RSS feedSubscribe to Richard Linklater RSS news feed!

Fashion & Winners From Sunday Night's Other Awards Show (The BAFTAs)

2/9/2015 12:55pm EST
The BAFTAs Also Happened On Sunday - See The Winners, Fashion
While most of the attention has been focused on the Grammy Awards today, the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) also took place on Sunday night. It's another precursor to the Oscars and an indicator of which films and stars may win Academy Awards.

The big winners in London were "Boyhood," "The Theory of Everything" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel."

"Boyhood" took home trophies for "Best Film," "Best Director" for Richard Linklater, and "Best Supporting Actress" for Patricia Aquette.

Patricia Aquette

"The Theory of Everything" also took home three awards, winning trophies for "Outstand...
READ MORE

And The Oscar Nominees Are...

1/15/2015 9:08am EST
Check Out The Complete List Of Nominees For The 87th Academy Awa
Early this morning, actor Chris Pine, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, and directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams announced the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Calif.

"Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" led the list with nine nominations each. The Oscars will air live on Feb. 22.

Check out the complete list of nominees:

Best Picture

"Birdman"
"Boyhood"
"Selma"
"The Theory of Everything"
"The Imitation Game"
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"
"American Sniper"
"Whiplash"

Actress in a Leading Role

Julianne Moore, "Still Alic...
READ MORE

The Top Buzzy Films At Sundance 2014

1/16/2014 2:03pm EST
Boyhood
With the Sundance Film Festival starting today, we decided to take a look at some of the most anticipated films set to make an appearance. Expect to hear from many of these films in the coming year, whether it is a wide release or awards talk.

Boyhood - Richard Linklater proves he's in it for the long haul. Boyhood follows exactly what the title implies, but Linklater made the film over 12 years and used the same cast to reveal the true effects of aging.

Camp X-Ray - Kristen Stewart and Guantanamo Bay add up to one controversial film. Stewart stars as a guard that strikes up a friendship ...
READ MORE

Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies - 'The Five-Year Engagement,' 'The Raven' & More

4/23/2012 1:03pm EDT
Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies
This week there will be a little something for everyone in theaters. You’ll have the chance to see the Jason Segel relationship comedy “The Five-Year Engagement,” the John Cusack gothic thriller “The Raven,” the swashbuckling animated adventure “The Pirates! Band of Misfits,” the Jason Statham action vehicle “Safe,” the indie drama “Sound of My Voice,” the foreign crime thriller “Headhunters,” the dark dramedy “Bernie,” and the coming-of-age flick “Girl in Progress.”

MY PICK FOR THE WEEK: The Five-Year Engagement

Later in the week, I will be covering IFF Boston, so look out for reviews o...
READ MORE

Matthew McConaughey Revives 'Dazed & Confused' Character For Music Video (Watch It!)

2/24/2012 9:50am EST
Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey has reprised his 1970s stoner ladies man character from cult movie "Dazed & Confused" for pal Butch Walker's new video "Synthesizers."

In the promo, which features Walker as a bartender, the movie star, as Wooderson, walks through a club miming the words to the tune, playing a trumpet and a mini-piano en route to the ladies restroom with two sexy escorts.

McConaughey landed his big break as Wooderson in Richard Linklater's 1993 film.

Walker was thrilled when McConaughey signed up for the video. He says, "When it comes to classic characters, Matthew McConaughey's Woode...
READ MORE

Miranda Cosgrove's Debut Solo EP Out Today

2/3/2009 5:00pm EST
Miranda Cosgrove
Nickelodeon/Columbia Records will release "About You Now," the avidly-awaited five-track debut solo EP from performing artist Miranda Cosgrove, star of the top-rated Nickelodeon television series iCarly, on Tuesday, February 3, 2009.

Available exclusively on iTunes, "About You Now" includes the original and "Spider remix" version of Miranda's smash hit single, "About You Now," as well as the "Spider remix" of "Stay My Baby," one of Miranda's key tracks from iCarly - Music from and Inspired by the Hit TV Show.

As an added bonus, the "About You Now" EP premieres the songs "FYI" and ...
READ MORE