BURDEN (2018) Starring Garrett Hedlund, Forest Whitaker, Andrea Riseborough, Tom Wilkinson, Usher Raymond, Tess Harper, Neva Howell, Crystal R. Fox, Dexter Darden, Austin Hebert, Tian Richards, Melissa Youngblood, Jason Davis, Anna Colwell, Tia Hendricks, Charles Green, Jeff Pope, Joshua Burge, Robin Dyke, Devin Bright, Roman Spink, Fiona Domenica and The Sheltons. Screenplay by Andrew Heckler. Directed by Andrew Heckler. Distributed by 101 Studios. 129 minutes. Rated R. They
Selma SELMA (2014) Starring David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Tim Roth, Carmen Ejogo, André Holland, Martin Sheen, Cuba Gooding Jr., Oprah Winfrey, Common, Dylan Baker, Giovanni Ribisi, Alessandro Nivola, Wendell Pierce, Stephan James, Nigel Thatch, Tessa Thompson, Colman Domingo, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Omar J. Dorsey, Stephen Root, Ledisi Young, Niecy Nash, Martin Sheen and Lorraine Toussaint. Screenplay by Paul Webb. Directed by Ava DuVernay. Distributed by Paramount Pictures.
Little Boy LITTLE BOY (2015) Starring Jakob Salvati, Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson, Michael Rapaport, David Henrie, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Kevin James, Ben Chaplin, Ted Levine, Abraham Benrubi, Ali Landry, Toby Huss, Eduardo Verástegui, David Ury, Candice Azzara, James DuMont, Lorna Scott and Kelly Greyson. Screenplay by Alejandro Monteverde and Pepe Portillo. Directed by Alejandro Monteverde. Distributed by Open Road Films. 100 minutes. Rated PG-13. Little Boy is a sweet and
Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey at the NY press day for “Selma.” Photo copyright 2015 Brad Balfour. Ava DuVernay Returns the Struggle for Civil Rights to Selma by Brad Balfour On the occasion of Martin Luther King Day, the film Selma is further in the spotlight because both director Ava DuVernay and lead actor David Oyelowo were not nominated for best director and actor Oscars respectively. Though the film was nominated for Best Picture, Selma‘s absence in a number of other ca
Laura Linney in “The Exorcism of Emily Rose.” LAURA LINNEY THE EXORCISM OF LAURA LINNEY by Brad Balfour Within two years, Oscar nominated Laura Linney has had several remarkable films released such as Kinsey and now supernatural courtroom drama, The Exorcism of Emily Rose. Once again, the 40-something actress grapples with lives in profound transition, this time playing a lawyer who defends a priest [Tom Wilkinson) after performing an exorcism gone bad. And though the film ha
Batman Begins BATMAN BEGINS (2005) Starring Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy, Tom Wilkinson, Rutger Hauer, Ken Watanabe, Mark Boone Jr., Linus Roache, Morgan Freeman, Larry Holden, Gerard Murphy, Colin McFarlane, Sara Stewart, Gus Lewis, Richard Brake, Rade Sherbedgia, Emma Lockhart and Christine Adams. Screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Distributed by Warner Brothers Pictures
The Importance of Being Earnest THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (2002) Starring Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Frances O’Connor, Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Anna Massey, Edward Fox and Charles Kay. Screenplay by Oliver Parker. Directed by Oliver Parker. Distributed by Miramax Pictures. 97 minutes. Rated PG. In my opinion, Oscar Wilde’s 1895 play The Importance of Being Earnest is the greatest stage comedy ever written. But, and this is a big but… it is written