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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'House Of Games'

3/6/2015 12:20pm EST
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'House Of Games'
With the only average conman flick "Focus" slowly fading from sight, it felt time to bring out the big guns in the confidence game – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s picture was the debut of one of the greatest writers of all time who it turned out was also one hell of a director. Taking on the subject of the con in a very matter of fact minimalist style, this one also showcased some of the finest and freshest talent to hit the silver screen. Watch your wallet and trust no one in the…"House Of Games!"

Psychiatrist Margret Ford is a woman with little in her life but work. Da...
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West End Debut Is A Dream Come True For Lindsay Lohan

6/27/2014 11:44am EDT
West End Debut Is A Dream Come True For Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan is "thrilled" to be working on her first theater role in London's West End. The actress landed the role of Karen in David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow," and expressed her excitement on Twitter.

"Thrilled to be a part of this production #liveyourdreams #nevergiveup," she posted.

The play is being directed by Lindsay Posner, and it will run at the Theatre Royal Bath from Sept. 24 until Nov. 29.

The actress relocated to London last month and has been trying to resurrect her acting career after completing a sixth stint in rehab last year.

She recently starred in a self-titled reali...
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Philip Martin Ready To Break Out With HBO's 'Phil Spector'

3/21/2013 9:20am EDT
Philip Martin
On Sunday, HBO premieres Phil Spector, an original film about the famed record producer's 2007 murder trial, starring Al Pacino in the title role and written by acclaimed playwright and screenwriter David Mamet (American Buffalo, The Unit). BFTV recently spoke with Philip Martin - the up-and-coming actor who plays defense team member James Lee in the production - to find out what it's like to work on a star-studded project and what his goals are after Phil Spector hits the airwaves.

"It's going to be a very intriguing story. All the people that are involved with it, I think that's what mak...
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'The Unit' Season Four & Complete Series On DVD, Blu-ray Sept. 29; Win Them!

9/16/2009 8:18pm EDT
The Unit Season Four DVD, Complete Series Box Set Blu-ray
Covert Warriors. Unsung Heroes. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment presents all four adrenaline-fueled seasons of the Emmy-nominated hit series with "The Unit" Complete Giftset as a 19-disc DVD collection debuting September 29. "The Unit" Season Four will also be available the same day as a six-disc DVD and five-disc Blu-ray set. Starring Golden Globe-nominee Dennis Haysbert, Scott Foley and Robert Patrick, "The Unit" lifts the veil on a dangerous, top secret world of a covert Special Forces team, whose identities must remain highly classified as they span the globe, risking their li...
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'The Unit' Season Three Arrives On DVD

10/15/2008 10:03pm EDT
The Unit
The Unit's top secret military world of conspiracy, danger and nail-biting suspense continues with compelling revelations about the team, their personal lives and the Unit's increasingly complex nature as "The Unit" Season Three arrives on DVD October 14th from Fox Home Entertainment. Golden Globe®-nominee Dennis Haysbert (24), Scott Foley (Felicity) and Robert Patrick (The X-Files) star in the Emmy®-nominated series as members of a covert Special Forces team operating outside the usual military chain of command, their identities highly classified as they risk their lives on dangerous missi...
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All The Elements Are In Place For 'Jezebel James' To Be A Quality Sitcom

3/18/2008 8:44am EDT
The Return of Jezebel James
"The Return of Jezebel James" debuted this week with a two-part premiere featuring the pilot and the series' second episode. FOX, in their infinite wisdom, chose to bury these first two installments in the abyss of the Friday night timeslot, which is really a shame as the series begins on a very strong note.

"James" is the return to television for Amy Sherman-Palladino. She is best as the auteur behind "Gilmore Girls". Previously she wrote for more conventional sitcoms including "Roseanne" and "Veronica's Closet." Her new show brings many of the elements from "Gilmore Girls" into th...
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