The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards

Sunday Tidbits

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It has been an intense week as far as Natalie news is concerned. The premiere of Song to Song has eclipsed everything else, so here is a reminder of other interesting news in the form of Tidbits:

Vulture wrote a couple of days ago an interesting article about Natalie and how critics don’t let her “grow up”

The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards, the student film sponsored by James Franco, and with Natalie as one of its protagonists, finally got distribution in the USA. Hopefully this will mean finally seeing the film in some way, after two years in which it has only been seen in some festivals.

Annihilation, the last film of Alex Garland, had a test screening this week in New York. Although the reactions are embargoed, it has transcended that it’s probably an atypical sci-fi movie, difficult to sell to an audience, with great performances of the whole cast. Paramount has not set a release date yet, but it could be later this year or even in the spring of 2018. Hopefully we do not have to wait that long …

-Finally, here we have a couple of vfx reel videos of Jackie, which demonstrate what digital technology can do today to help a low budget production like this:

The second video shows the scene of the murder, which is a bit tricky, so I put it after the jump:


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New Poll + Heyday Results

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  It's well past time for a new poll and there happens to be a ton of options right now. I gave it a bit of thought and for me…

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  It's time for another round of mini news items from around the web. - Starting with my FINALLY posting the news that a study has been conducted on the…

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New Poll + Next Film Results

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  It's time for a new poll and I think the first footage of Natalie's upcoming James Franco project is a great topic, because even Rachel and I completely blanked…

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The Other Movie

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  There is a Natalie film that is so overlooked that we didn't even include it in the Charlie's poll for upcoming films. That film is The Heyday of Insensitive…

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