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Oh, Hai Greg: An Evening With Greg Sestero and 'Best F(r)iends' Review

[Editor's note: This interview with Greg Sestero and review of 'Best F(r)iends' comes to us from Bleeding Cool contributor Dana Han-Klein of The DHK.]Fifteen years after the eventual cult classic The Room, real-life best friends Tommy Wiseau (writer, director, producer, and star of The Room, possible vampire) and Greg Sestero (author of The Disaster Artist, probably not a vampire) are[...]

GLOW Star Alison Brie Comments on Allegations Against Brother-in-Law James Franco

But, of course, now is the time for listening and that’s what we’re all trying to do.” Brie stars in A24's The Disaster Artist, which James Franco stars in and directed She's married to James's brother Dave Franco, who also appears in the film She was also nominated tonight for best leading female actor in a comedy[...]

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Castle Talk: Greg Sestero Talks His Journey with The Disaster Artist

This week, Jason Henderson chats with Greg Sestero, whose memoir of the making of the cult drama The Room has been turned into a new film with James Franco and Seth Rogen. Part Great Gatsby, part Ed Wood, the book is an exploration of the strange friendship at the heart of the making of one of […]

Disaster Artist review

The Disaster Artist Review: Trying To Make Sense Of A Mystery

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Disaster Artist, a film about the making of a film, exudes a sense of near-obsession with its subject That subject is The Room, the 2003 indie film that is considered either the most brilliant art-film ever or the worst insult to filmmaking of all time If Ed Wood and his legendarily bad films like Plan[...]

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Lauren Looks Back: Tommy Wiseau's Beautiful Train Wreck 'The Room'

You should absolutely see this movie before seeing The Disaster Artist, because it puts some things in perspective Good luck.*I have no idea if it's really 78% It's probably more. What can I really say about this film? It's arguably one of the worst (or best?) movies ever made It's unintentionally hilarious, has no real[...]

The Disaster Artist

'The Disaster Artist' Teaser Is Here, James Franco Tackles Tommy Wiseau

 With a 33% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, it's still a mystery as to why people seem to love it.A24 Films, whose impressive slate of films makes this independent company a cinema force to be reckoned with, announced a biographical comedy-drama flick about the production of The Room called The Disaster Artist, based on the behind the scenes book[...]

James Franco's Disaster Artist Gets First Still And A New Name

According to a preview screening notice spotted by The Film Stage, James Franco's telling of the making of The Room has been renamed from The Disaster Artist to The Masterpiece The notice also offers a new still from the film featuring Franco as Tommy Wiseau, writer/director and star of one of the worst films ever[...]

First Photo From The Set Of The Disaster Artist

Yesterday, we reported production of James Franco's The Disaster Artist had begun It has indeed with the actor/director posting a photo from the set to his Facebook page:The film chroniclesls the making of The Room, one of the most treasured of "so-bad-it's-good" films Besides directing, Franco plays The Room mastermind Tommy Wiseau with his brother Dave[...]

From Peeta To Denny, Josh Hutcherson Joins The Disaster Artist

Here at Bleeding Cool's film tab, we follow the developments of James Franco's The Disaster Artist with great interest The film, based on the book of the same name, will see Franco take on the role of Tommy Wiseau, the writer, director and star of The Room His brother Dave Franco will play actor and[...]