Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    'The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector,' After Music Clearance Issues, Finally Gets U.S. Release on BBC America

    “The problem with being a fookin’ gun nut is that sooner or later somebody gets shot,” said Ringo Starr to filmmaker Vikram Jayanti, the subject of their conversation also being the subject of Jayanti’s sensational documentary, “The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector,” which finally gets a nation...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: Hannibal Lecter and Vice Magazine Make a Splash on the Small Screen

    Sure, Sunday tends to be overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Game of Thrones," "Shameless," "Vikings" and the back-this-week "Mad Men," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy highlights from the other six days of the week.

    Read More »
  • Caryn James
    1 comment
    tweet
    3

    Al Pacino, 'Phil Spector,' and Media Justice

    The gigantic frizzed-out wig on Al Pacino's head might be enough to make you curious about Phil Spector, the new HBO drama written and directed by David Mamet. In a multitude of wigs as conspicuously creepy as the actual Spector's, Pacino plays the fantastically successful music produ...

    Read More »