So is Lynn Shelton having her Joe Swanberg moment? The mumblecore director recently pivoted toward the mainstream with "Drinking Buddies" starring Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, Anna Kendrick and more, and while Shelton last delivered "Your Sister's Sister" featuring Emily Blunt and Rosemarie DeWit... Read more
A Single Shot director and actor to reteam on biopic of Billy Miske.
US director David M Rosenthal is reteaming with his A Single Shot star Sam Rockwell for a biopic of boxer Billy Miske. The pair discovered their joint love of boxing when they were making A Single Shot, which premi... Read more
2013-02-06 | By Marshall Fine | Hollywood and Fine
I have, on occasion, posted rants about filmmakers and actors who I consider overrated, a list that includes John Hughes, Terrence Malick, Zooey Deschanel and Ridley Scott, among others.
And, at some point, a reader sent in a comment that said, “Why not write about someone who’s underrated... Read more
Ringling College of Art and Design today announced that actor Sam Rockwell will be the first guest for the launch of the fourth season of the College’s Digital Filmmaking Studio Lab on February 19th and 20th, 2013.
Rockwell’s recently released work includes ‘The Way, Way Back’ opposite Ste... Read more
Director David M. Rosenthal’s new crime thriller adaptation A Single Shot is set to premiere at the Berlinale Festival in Germany later this month. The film, written by author Matthew Jones in an adaptation of his 2011 novel, stars Sam Rockwell (Moon) as a deer hunter whose one mistake spirals ... Read more
#2 - Can Rockwell use the Chastain or Law treatment in 2013?Current Oscar Track Record: Never nominated
Sam Rockwell seems to be in the most unique situation of talented, working actors in Hollywood. His story seems very reminiscent to that of Mark Ruffalo as he’s... Read more
HE MAY be a fellow Hollywood star but Sam Rockwell keeps his Christopher Walken impressions to himself since working with him.
Iron Man actor Sam, 44, pictured, stars alongside the legendary actor, 69, as well as Colin Farrell, 36, and Woody Harrelson, 51, in new comedy thriller Sev... Read more
Sam Rockwell plays one of seven psychopaths in the new movie aptly titled "Seven Psychopaths." He sat down with Martin Eiermann to discuss renegade characters, small acts of heroism, and his favorite stereotypes. The European: What’s more fun? Playing a likeable guy or a psycho... Read more
Through a barrage of fantastic performances, Sam Rockwell has established himself as one of the most reliable character actors working in the movies today. Over the last 15 years Rockwell has built a film resume that speaks volumes about his range as an actor, taking in comedy and drama and everyth... Read more
Sam Rockwell is open to playing his 'Iron Man 2' character Justin Hammer in a sequel to this year's 'Avengers Assemble'.
The 44-year-old star - who appeared opposite Robert Downey Jr. in 2010's superhero movie as Justin Hammer - would love to star as the rival weapons manufacturer a... Read more
“I think any good actor is an anarchist,” says Sam Rockwell, “They have to be.” Dressed in jeans and a black T-shirt beneath whose sleeve can be glimpsed the tattoo of a cockerel hanging from a noose, wolfing a hearty breakfast in a café in New York’s East Village, Rockwell is talking about the cas... Read more
Actor Sam Rockwell is convinced Colin Farrell has the talent to become as successful as screen legend Sir Sean Connery after watching the Irishman's performance in black comedy In Bruges on repeat.
The Moon star felt the need to study Farrell's work in detail before working with him in new... Read more
I STARTED boxing about 10 years ago although I did not spar for a long time, just hit the pads. It was terrifying the first time I went up to spar with someone properly. It was awful but you get addicted to it.
It becomes like a very exciting video game and it is fun. For me though,... Read more
8 Oct 2012 HI GUYS. I'm finally bringing this website out of its sadly long hibernation on Sarang, revamped the entire layout, and from now on will make a concerted effort to do regular updates. I subscribed to Google News Alerts and all!
As usual, if you'd like to help out with the site in any way, drop me an e-mail at starwarsisnotdead(at)gmail(.)com. Thanks!