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Charlie Kaufman Says Studios Ruined Movies Not Netflix

Charlie Kaufman Says Studios Ruined Movies, Not Netflix

Charlie Kaufman is one of the most unique talents in Hollywood, where almost everything he touches turns to gold Known more for his writing than directing, he's almost universally praised in all his film projects considering his television background Writing memorable and cerebral classics like the Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Adaptation (2002),[...]

A TV Version Of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Is In The Works

A TV Version Of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Is In The Works

Sadly, screenwriter on the film, Charlie Kaufman isn't expected to be involved.It's hard to envision what a TV Show based on the film looks like, as it would probably be really hard to tell just one love story over the course of multiple seasons However, there might be legs in the technology of removing memories[...]

Stop Motion Puppets Consider Existence In Anomalisa Trailer

Stop Motion Puppets Consider Existence In Anomalisa Trailer

The trailer for Charlie Kaufman's stop-motion film, Anomalisa, has appeared online Featuring the voices of Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan, David Thewlis, the film centers on a motivational speaker attempting to change his life In the trailer, Thewlis's character contemplates the lives of others.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xg8MtJv2Oec[/youtube]Co-directed by Duke Johnson, the film will be in limited release on[...]

Robert Zemeckis In Talks To Direct Charlie Kaufman-Scripted Chaos Walking

Robert Zemeckis In Talks To Direct Charlie Kaufman-Scripted Chaos Walking

Well, like every other YA novel, the movie rights were picked up forever ago, but now it seems there may finally be some forward movement.Charlie Kaufman was set to write the screenplay (exciting in and of itself) over a year ago, and he must be getting close to finally finishing it because Robert Zemeckis has[...]

Charlie Kaufman Now Has His Own Sitcom &#8211 How And Why

Charlie Kaufman Now Has His Own Sitcom – How And Why

Keep reading past Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Being John Malkovich, and buried in the back end of Charlie Kaufman's resume are writing gigs on a number of TV shows, from The Dana Carvey Show to Chris Elliott vehicle, Get A Life.These aren't amongst the most cherished of his output - though, really,[...]

Video: The Short Film Charlie Kaufman Didnt Know He Was Making

Video: The Short Film Charlie Kaufman Didn't Know He Was Making

Eliot Rausch's short film What I Have To Offer was effectively co-written by Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Synecdoche, New York screenwriter Charlie Kaufman - not that he knew it.Rausch has taken material from a lecture Kaufman gave at the BFI last year, cut it down and set it to visuals that underscore[...]

Charlie Kaufman And Communitys Dan Harmon Team Up For A Stop Motion Film Take It To Kickstarter

Charlie Kaufman And Community's Dan Harmon Team Up For A Stop Motion Film, Take It To Kickstarter

Apparently playing a similar titling trick to Paranorman, Anomalisa is to be a new stop motion film, written by Eternal Sunshine's Charlie Kaufman, produced by Community's Dan Harmon and directed by Duke Johnson, previously responsible for Morel Orel, Frankenhole and the Community special, Abed's Uncontrollable Christmas.There's a plot blurb already:The film follows a celebrated motivational[...]


New Hi-Res Kung Fu Panda 2 Still Is Comin Atcha

New Hi-Res Kung Fu Panda 2 Still Is Comin' Atcha

And it shouldn't be forgotten that Charlie Kaufman has done enough writing on this installment to get a formal mention as Writer, and not pass as some invisible ghost.A cropped and lower-res version of this was published in Entertainment Weekly yesterday, but I've gone out and gotten us the hi-res version from the secret[...]

Spike Jonze And Charlie Kaufman Looking To Reteam

Spike Jonze And Charlie Kaufman Looking To Reteam

In the coming weeks, independent financiers will be asked to consider funding a Spike Jonze and Charlie Kaufman reteam This, if it goes ahead, will mark the third collaboration between the director and screenwriter after Being John Malkovich and Adaptation Synecdoche, NY started life as a potential Jonze project too, before Kaufman took to the[...]

Teaser Trailer Logo And Blurb For Kung Fu Panda 2

Teaser Trailer, Logo And Blurb For Kung Fu Panda 2

The first Panda film was, I'd argue, a real turning point for Dreamworks Animation - the first of their films to feel satisfying.Of course, part two has a largely different creative team, but I live in hope - especially as Charlie Kaufman is amongst the new film's screenwriters.Here's the trailer now, odd punchline and all:I[...]