David Fincher http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ David Fincher en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:33:35 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss What others say: Disruptive television http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634486/Disruptive-television.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634486/Disruptive-television.html The idea of viewers paying for single channels or programs is anathema to the programming bundles that they've forced on the... Tue, 23 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Moses, Noah experiencing a resurgence in Hollywood http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576848/Moses-Noah-experiencing-a-resurgence-in-Hollywood.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576848/Moses-Noah-experiencing-a-resurgence-in-Hollywood.html With movies about Moses, Noah, Pontius Pilate and Judah Maccabee in the works, Hollywood is looking to the Bible for... Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:04:47 MDT Binge viewing: Netflix, Amazon, iTunes fuel the frenzy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572243/Binge-viewing-Netflix-Amazon-iTunes-fuel-the-frenzy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572243/Binge-viewing-Netflix-Amazon-iTunes-fuel-the-frenzy.html Why the new Netflix drama “House of Cards” could revolutionize how we watch TV. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 07:00:00 MST Who could direct Disney's new 'Star Wars' movie? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567331/Who-could-direct-Disneys-new-Star-Wars-movie.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567331/Who-could-direct-Disneys-new-Star-Wars-movie.html Following the news that Disney purchased LucasFilm, rumors have swirled about who could direct the new "Star Wars" movies.... Wed, 21 Nov 2012 17:27:25 MST A 21st century 'Snow White' with new movie, Snow White and the Huntsman http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765579858/A-21st-century-Snow-White-with-new-movie-Snow-White-and-the-Huntsman.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765579858/A-21st-century-Snow-White-with-new-movie-Snow-White-and-the-Huntsman.html Nearly a hundred soldiers on horseback sprinted across the beach here last fall, dodging arrows and catapulted fireballs.... Thu, 31 May 2012 17:03:01 MDT Review: 'Bullhead' marks a fierce debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551139/Review-Bullhead-marks-a-fierce-debut.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551139/Review-Bullhead-marks-a-fierce-debut.html ad," the Academy Award-nominated foreign-language film from Belgium, is a dark, haunting and wholly original exploration of... Wed, 15 Feb 2012 17:10:22 MST Review: Netflix and Hulu's new scripted originals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223890/Review-Netflix-and-Hulus-new-scripted-originals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223890/Review-Netflix-and-Hulus-new-scripted-originals.html Within just over a week, Netflix and Hulu are both debuting their first stabs at original scripted programming. Fri, 10 Feb 2012 06:55:42 MST 'Project Nim' wins Directors Guild doc award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700220071/Project-Nim-wins-Directors-Guild-doc-award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700220071/Project-Nim-wins-Directors-Guild-doc-award.html James Marsh won the documentary prize Saturday at the Directors Guild of America Awards for "Project Nim," his chronicle of... Sat, 28 Jan 2012 23:15:46 MST Scorsese, Hazanavicius lead Directors Guild rolls http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700219893/Scorsese-Hazanavicius-lead-Directors-Guild-rolls.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700219893/Scorsese-Hazanavicius-lead-Directors-Guild-rolls.html Directors Guild of America Awards regular Martin Scorsese and first-timer Michel Hazanavicius are the favorites as... Sat, 28 Jan 2012 09:05:54 MST In original Internet shows, hints of coming change http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700219338/In-original-Internet-shows-hints-of-coming-change.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700219338/In-original-Internet-shows-hints-of-coming-change.html After years of experimenting, the top video destinations on the Web are suddenly flush with original programming:... Thu, 26 Jan 2012 16:15:43 MST Scorsese's 'Hugo' leads Oscars with 11 nominations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218397/Scorseses-Hugo-leads-Oscars-with-11-nominations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218397/Scorseses-Hugo-leads-Oscars-with-11-nominations.html Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure "Hugo" leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, among them best picture and the latest... Tue, 24 Jan 2012 09:22:37 MST Scorsese, Allen earn Directors Guild honors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213699/Scorsese-Allen-earn-Directors-Guild-honors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213699/Scorsese-Allen-earn-Directors-Guild-honors.html "Hugo" filmmaker Martin Scorsese and "Midnight in Paris" creator Woody Allen were among nominees Monday for top filmmaking... Mon, 09 Jan 2012 11:56:04 MST Review: Everybody's streaming Netflix, but what? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212952/Review-Everybodys-streaming-Netflix-but-what.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212952/Review-Everybodys-streaming-Netflix-but-what.html Netflix's streaming-video audience of more than 20 million subscribers has led many to label it a kind of digital TV network,... Fri, 06 Jan 2012 11:25:38 MST In 'Dragon Tattoo,' Fincher taps another network http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210899/In-Dragon-Tattoo-Fincher-taps-another-network.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210899/In-Dragon-Tattoo-Fincher-taps-another-network.html Bumping into a reporter in a hotel lobby shortly before a scheduled interview, David Fincher doesn't hesitate. Thu, 29 Dec 2011 09:45:42 MST To land Lisbeth, Rooney Mara needed her toughness http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210702/To-land-Lisbeth-Rooney-Mara-needed-her-toughness.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210702/To-land-Lisbeth-Rooney-Mara-needed-her-toughness.html It took Rooney Mara two and a half months and five screen tests to land the sought-after role of Lisbeth Salander. Wed, 28 Dec 2011 15:41:24 MST Cruise takes quiet Christmas with $26.5 million 'Mission' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210050/Cruise-takes-quiet-Christmas-with-265-million-Mission.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210050/Cruise-takes-quiet-Christmas-with-265-million-Mission.html Tom Cruise's latest mission has won a holiday weekend that's shaping up with some silent nights at movie theaters as business... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 13:04:05 MST 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' is more prurience http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208759/The-Girl-with-the-Dragon-Tattoo-is-more-prurience.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208759/The-Girl-with-the-Dragon-Tattoo-is-more-prurience.html Director David Fincher's deluxe edition of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" is the most coldly compelling version yet of the... Tue, 20 Dec 2011 18:36:44 MST Reznor's novel approach to 'Dragon Tattoo' score http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208634/Reznors-novel-approach-to-Dragon-Tattoo-score.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208634/Reznors-novel-approach-to-Dragon-Tattoo-score.html Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross started writing music for the American adaptation of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" months... Tue, 20 Dec 2011 10:00:36 MST Larsson's partner chides 'Dragon Tattoo' marketing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208368/Larssons-partner-chides-Dragon-Tattoo-marketing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208368/Larssons-partner-chides-Dragon-Tattoo-marketing.html The longtime partner of late Swedish crime writer Stieg Larsson says he wouldn't have approved of merchandise being linked to... Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:05:51 MST H&M makes Salander's style safe for the rest of us http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207378/HM-makes-Salanders-style-safe-for-the-rest-of-us.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207378/HM-makes-Salanders-style-safe-for-the-rest-of-us.html Stieg Larsson's enigmatic anti-heroine Lisbeth Salander, from the best-selling books and upcoming U.S. film remake "The Girl... Thu, 15 Dec 2011 15:10:33 MST Globes surprise with 'Ides,' snub 'Extremely Loud' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207291/Globes-surprise-with-Ides-snub-Extremely-Loud.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207291/Globes-surprise-with-Ides-snub-Extremely-Loud.html Woody Harrelson said it himself. As one of the stars reading the nominations for the Golden Globes on Thursday morning, the... Thu, 15 Dec 2011 09:30:54 MST 'The Help' leads Screen Actors honors with 4 noms http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206969/The-Help-leads-Screen-Actors-honors-with-4-noms.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206969/The-Help-leads-Screen-Actors-honors-with-4-noms.html The Deep South drama "The Help" cleaned up with four nominations Wednesday for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, among them... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 12:00:43 MST Theron reveals monstrously funny side in 'Adult' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206941/Theron-reveals-monstrously-funny-side-in-Adult.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206941/Theron-reveals-monstrously-funny-side-in-Adult.html Jason Reitman was under the same impression many are of Charlize Theron. He knew she was a fiercely talented actress, prone... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 07:55:45 MST Theron reveals monstrously funny side in 'Adult' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206602/Theron-reveals-monstrously-funny-side-in-Adult.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206602/Theron-reveals-monstrously-funny-side-in-Adult.html Jason Reitman was under the same impression many are of Charlize Theron. He knew she was a fiercely talented actress, prone... Tue, 13 Dec 2011 07:25:37 MST 'Dragon Tattoo' star Rapace bursts into Hollywood http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206291/Dragon-Tattoo-star-Rapace-bursts-into-Hollywood.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700206291/Dragon-Tattoo-star-Rapace-bursts-into-Hollywood.html Maybe it was inevitable that whoever landed the lead in the original "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" would become Sweden's next... Mon, 12 Dec 2011 08:12:27 MST Old war horses, fresh ponies face off for Oscars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205220/Old-war-horses-fresh-ponies-face-off-for-Oscars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205220/Old-war-horses-fresh-ponies-face-off-for-Oscars.html While Hollywood advances its 3-D capabilities and other dazzling digital technology, the Academy Awards could be going silent. Thu, 08 Dec 2011 07:46:07 MST Swedish 'Dragon Tattoo' star's daughter in US film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700202083/Swedish-Dragon-Tattoo-stars-daughter-in-US-film.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700202083/Swedish-Dragon-Tattoo-stars-daughter-in-US-film.html The star of Sweden's "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" movie says his daughter appears in the upcoming U.S. remake with the... Mon, 28 Nov 2011 15:10:57 MST Silent treatment creates a gem with 'The Artist' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200255/Silent-treatment-creates-a-gem-with-The-Artist.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200255/Silent-treatment-creates-a-gem-with-The-Artist.html "The Artist" is a dream for film fans, a dilemma for movie-marketing executives. Tue, 22 Nov 2011 10:25:34 MST 5 best Brad Pitt performances http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700181504/5-best-Brad-Pitt-performances.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700181504/5-best-Brad-Pitt-performances.html Choosing Brad Pitt's five best performances was tough, but getting a chance to look back on his career was a joy. Thu, 22 Sep 2011 15:35:59 MDT Review: Spurlock starts an original series on Hulu http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700171367/Review-Spurlock-starts-an-original-series-on-Hulu.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700171367/Review-Spurlock-starts-an-original-series-on-Hulu.html To jump-start its original content business, Hulu has turned to documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock, the industrious red... Tue, 16 Aug 2011 22:15:38 MDT Netflix, Hulu look to U.K. for content http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147469/Netflix-Hulu-look-to-UK-for-content.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147469/Netflix-Hulu-look-to-UK-for-content.html You may have seen the original BBC version of "The Office," but have you seen the sketch show "A Bit of Fry & Laurie"... Mon, 27 Jun 2011 08:40:44 MDT Netflix locks up rights to its first TV series http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119675/Netflix-locks-up-rights-to-its-first-TV-series.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119675/Netflix-locks-up-rights-to-its-first-TV-series.html Netflix Inc.'s Internet video streaming service will be the only place to watch an upcoming TV series with a high-powered... Fri, 18 Mar 2011 16:08:48 MDT 'King's Speech' wins best-picture, 3 other Oscars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113944/Kings-Speech-wins-best-picture-3-other-Oscars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113944/Kings-Speech-wins-best-picture-3-other-Oscars.html "The King's Speech" was crowned best picture Sunday at an Academy Awards ceremony as precise as a state coronation. The... Sun, 27 Feb 2011 21:43:45 MST 'King's Speech' poised for Oscar coronation? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113870/Kings-Speech-poised-for-Oscar-coronation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113870/Kings-Speech-poised-for-Oscar-coronation.html King George the stutterer seems primed to reign at Sunday night's Academy Awards, unless there's a palace coup by that... Sun, 27 Feb 2011 17:50:26 MST And the Oscar goes to ... Will 'The King's Speech' edge out 'The Social Network' for best picture? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113050/And-the-Oscar-goes-to--Will-The-Kings-Speech-edge-out-The-Social-Network-for-best-picture.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700113050/And-the-Oscar-goes-to--Will-The-Kings-Speech-edge-out-The-Social-Network-for-best-picture.html LOS ANGELES — Old against young, establishment against upstart, familiar faces against fresh ones. Hollywood has laid... Thu, 24 Feb 2011 17:40:04 MST 'Into the soul' of movies digs composer Desplat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110902/Into-the-soul-of-movies-digs-composer-Desplat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110902/Into-the-soul-of-movies-digs-composer-Desplat.html In a film where sound is central, Alexandre Desplat's score to "The King's Speech" enters subtly. Thu, 17 Feb 2011 08:35:21 MST 'King's Speech' big winner at British film awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109659/Kings-Speech-big-winner-at-British-film-awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109659/Kings-Speech-big-winner-at-British-film-awards.html Sun, 13 Feb 2011 17:48:11 MST 'King's Speech' takes on 'Black Swan' at UK Oscars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109629/Kings-Speech-takes-on-Black-Swan-at-UK-Oscars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109629/Kings-Speech-takes-on-Black-Swan-at-UK-Oscars.html A stuttering monarch, a neurotic ballerina and an enterprising computer nerd face off Sunday for Britain's top film prizes... Sun, 13 Feb 2011 05:00:17 MST Sony quarterly profit falls 8.6 pct on strong yen http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700106726/Sony-quarterly-profit-falls-86-pct-on-strong-yen.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700106726/Sony-quarterly-profit-falls-86-pct-on-strong-yen.html Sony's quarterly profit dropped 8.6 percent as a strong yen and falling TV prices erased the boost the Japanese electronics... Thu, 03 Feb 2011 01:25:11 MST 'King's Speech' rules obvious batch of Oscar bait http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105687/Kings-Speech-rules-obvious-batch-of-Oscar-bait.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105687/Kings-Speech-rules-obvious-batch-of-Oscar-bait.html This Academy Awards season seems all over but the coronation. Sun, 30 Jan 2011 23:40:27 MST Firth, Portman, Bale, Leo win Screen Actors prizes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105638/Firth-Portman-Bale-Leo-win-Screen-Actors-prizes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105638/Firth-Portman-Bale-Leo-win-Screen-Actors-prizes.html "The King's Speech" star Colin Firth and "Black Swan" star Natalie Portman have won lead-performer honors at the Screen... Sun, 30 Jan 2011 20:00:19 MST Hooper earns top DGA prize for 'King's Speech' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105521/Hooper-earns-top-DGA-prize-for-Kings-Speech.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105521/Hooper-earns-top-DGA-prize-for-Kings-Speech.html Tom Hooper has pulled off an upset win for the top film honor at the Directors Guild of America Awards for his British... Sun, 30 Jan 2011 00:35:17 MST 'Inside Job' earns DGA documentary honor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105500/Inside-Job-earns-DGA-documentary-honor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105500/Inside-Job-earns-DGA-documentary-honor.html "Inside Job," a chronicle of the economic meltdown in 2008, won the documentary prize Saturday at the Directors Guild of... Sat, 29 Jan 2011 23:35:36 MST Questions of truth circle Oscar favorites http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104221/Questions-of-truth-circle-Oscar-favorites.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104221/Questions-of-truth-circle-Oscar-favorites.html ar race for best picture is widely expected to come down to two films, both of which are dogged by questions of veracity. Wed, 26 Jan 2011 04:15:27 MST 2011 Academy Awards nominees http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104047/2011-Academy-Awards-nominees.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104047/2011-Academy-Awards-nominees.html Tue, 25 Jan 2011 16:14:32 MST