Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Hell or High Water

Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017

Taylor Sheridan has a knack for finding and telling stories about parts of the American frontier that Hollywood doesn't dare touch. The Texas native brought audiences to the U.S.-Mexico border in "Sicario" and to shattered West Texas in "Hell or High Water" through his visceral screenplays. Now...

Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017

For Taylor Sheridan, the West is still alive with frontier tragedies and genre thrills, even if hopelessness has moved in and blanketed the land.

"Wind River" makes it a kind of trilogy for Sheridan, the writer behind the West Texas neo-Western "Hell or High Water" and the Mexican border...

Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

Sunday might be dominated by “La La Land,” but Saturday (2/25) belonged to “Moonlight.”

Barry Jenkins’ luminous coming-of-age tale swept Saturday’s Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking home six awards including best feature. “Moonlight” won every award it was nominated for at the 32nd...

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

David Mackenzie--director of Hell or High Water, the acclaimed film that’s earned four Oscar nominations, including for Best Picture--has signed with L.A.-based Ruffian for commercial representation.

A heist drama set in West Texas, Hell or High Water is centered on a...

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced the motion picture nominations for the 28th Annual Producers Guild Awards. The categories are The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures and The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion...

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

When he read Taylor Sheridan’s script for Hell or High Water, director David Mackenzie was floored. “It’s not a very interesting backstory about how I got involved. To put it simply, the script was amazing. I didn’t want to change a word. What Taylor wrote was straight from the heart...

Friday, Oct. 28, 2016

This prequel to SHOOT’s annual The Road To Oscar series of feature stories focuses on the art of editing and four of its notable practitioners: Joe Walker, ACE, Steven Rosenblum, ACE, Jake Roberts, and Julie Monroe.

All four are in the awards season conversation: Walker...