All posts for the month January, 2011

One of the Greats

Film producer, director and studio executive Bernd Eichinger died suddenly of a heart attack on Tuesday in Los Angeles. The man behind a number of major films in both the United States (The NeverEnding Story, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer) and in Germany (Downfall, The Baader-Meinhof Complex). Eichinger is celebrated for breaking through in [...]

Out of Order: Gervais at the Golden Globes

After being on hiatus for the holidays I’m happy to have a good story to write about to kick off 2011, even if we’re already a few weeks in. Comedian Ricky Gervais had people squirming in their seats at the Golden Globes Sunday. Did you know they were on? I don’t follow the awards season [...]