Paul Dano

Recently released on Blu-ray and DVD: Scream and Scream Again, At the Drive-In, Escape at Dannemora, Cold Sweat. Read more

Home Movies

Steven Spielberg adapts Roald Dahl’s children’s book The Big Friendly Giant, casting talented Mark Rylance in the titular role. Excellent effects and locations ensure that the little ones are spellbound by this congenial giant and his preco... Read more

Film Clips

The nightmare of 12 Years a Slave begins when Solomon Northrup awakens on the hard floor of a cell, his wrists and ankles chained. Solomon (Chiwetel Ejiofor) was a free black in pre-Civil War Saratoga Springs, N.Y., an educated man with a w... Read more

Film Reviews

 Theprotagonist of Ruby Sparks is a boy genius slumping toward 30, Calvin (Paul Dano), once theliterary spokesman of his generation, now stymied by the blank white page inhis manual typewriter. But writer’s block isn’t Calvin’s only problem. Wo.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

A male artist who imagines an ideal woman and brings her to life? It's an idea as old as Greece... Read more

Film Reviews

You need more than justcreative, ambitious filmmakers in order to have a thriving film scene; you alsoneed outlets for their work to be screened in order to connect with people inthe community. Firestarter Films has held events at the Alche... Read more

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