Tag Archives: Drama

How we induced Deliverance

John Boorman: Wherever good Ned Beatty extended, parties would say: Moan like a animal! It went on for years John Boorman, chairman Warner Bros had acquired the rights to James Dickeys novel, and, after obliging Hell in the Pacific in very difficult circumstances, they felt I was the man to take it on. Id never … Read More

Into the void: the fast life and shocking death of a wingsuit-flying hotshot

Alexander Polli was an adrenaline junkie, a daredevil who could pilot through faults in rockfaces at 150 mph. Our columnist tells the astonishing legend of Base, a new film starring Polli that had to be delayed when he was killed by the play he loved One week after his wingsuit-flying spouse croaked, Carlos Briceno Schutte … Read More

Who said it: Donald Trump or Frank Underwood?

As House of Cards returns we look at how Frank Underwoods sound bites hold up against Trumps and more importantly, if you can tell them apart The leader of the free nature is a audacious narcissist, backed by a unit of underlings who would literally walk over your face without a second thought if it … Read More