Writers Guild of America

  • Calendar

    March 10, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Starck Reality: Michael Cain's Making Two Movies About the Late Dallas Danceteria

    Maybe you saw something in the paper last week about two Starck Club docs in the works -- the one we mentioned that sneak-peeked at the USA Film Fest, and another being cooked up by AFI Dallas International Film Fest artistic director Michael Cain with club founder Blake Woodall. Turns out, that's n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2009

    Will CBS Be Shooting Big D in Dallas? Start Holding Your Breath ...

    Word of a would-be CBS-TV series titled Big D has been circulating since last October, when creators Jeff and Jackie Filgo got the high sign from the network. At the time, no further details were available -- but as Tim Rogers pointed out over the weekend, The Hollywood Reporter has come up with thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2008

    Harry Thomason on His Good Bad Road

    Harry Thomason, one of the producers of 12 Miles of Bad Road Got quite the surprise in the morning mail: all six unaired episodes of 12 Miles of Bad Road, the set-in-Dallas series HBO shut down before producers Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and Harry Thomason got the chance to shoot the 10 eps the netwo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2008

    Hollywood on Ice

    Brendan Gleeson and Colin Farrell are stuck In Bruges, which kicked off Sundance last night. PARK CITY, Utah -- The Sundance Film Festival hadn't even officially begun Thursday when word circulated through the 4-below Park City climes that the Directors Guild of America had reached a tentative, thre ... More >>

  • News

    December 28, 2006

    Same Old Story

    Sequels, prequels and threequels headline Hollywood 2007

  • Film

    April 29, 2004

    Bar Code

    Laws of Attraction is so generic it oughta be illegal

  • Culture

    April 3, 2003

    A Grand Guy

    How Steven Soderbergh kept the Terry Southern tale from turning tragic

  • Culture

    February 14, 2002

    Net Loss

    The government killed TV, and Hollywood's begging it to revive the corpse

  • Culture

    March 1, 2001

    Treat Him Write

    Sam Hamm writes great scripts. So why do they rarely get made?

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Odd Man Out

    Dallas-raised Terry Southern wrote Easy Rider, hung with the Beatles, and influenced a generation. But he died penniless, and now his son must pay off Terry's debts--and restore his father's legacy.

  • News

    June 6, 1996

    Kiss and Tell

    Author and screenwriter Harry Preston reflects upon a career spent traveling from here to obscurity

  • Film

    December 1, 1994

    Brute force

    The greatest action movie of the sound era, The Train, turns 30