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Charlie Kaufman

  1. endings
    The Fantasy Ending of I’m Thinking of Ending Things, ExplainedThe movie’s choreographer, production designer, and composer insist that the ballet at the end of Charlie Kaufman’s Netflix feature is the key.
  2. movie review
    Hell Is Our Own Neuroses in I’m Thinking of Ending ThingsCharlie Kaufman’s new Netflix movie is wry, surreal, and an artistic dead end.
  3. trailer mix
    I’m Thinking of Ending Things Trailer: Charlie Kaufman Ends … SomethingStarring Jessie Buckley, Jesse Plemons, and Toni Collette.
  4. casting
    Toni Collette and Jesse Plemons Will Star in Charlie Kaufman’s Netflix MovieIt’s based on the novel I’m Thinking of Ending Things.
  5. book adaptations
    Charlie Kaufman to Adapt I’m Thinking of Ending Things for NetflixHe will write, direct, and produce the thriller.
  6. ‘Too Funny to Fail’ Is the ‘Dana Carvey Show’ Doc the World NeededIt is a rare From the Archives article that covers something that not only was made in the last fifteen years, but something that was released […]
  7. how movies are made now
    Why Is Great Screenplay Writing So Hard to Judge?If directors are always heroes and writers are always hacks, how is it possible to figure out if a script is good?
  8. Charlie Kaufman Candidly Reflects on Failure, Directing, and His FutureIndiewire posted a new interview today with Charlie Kaufman, and if you’re a fan of Kaufman’s work, it’s an absolute must-read. Kaufman is […]
  9. auteur theory
    Why Charlie Kaufman Thinks He ‘Blew’ His CareerCheer up, Charlie.
  10. supercut
    Watch a Supercut of Charlie Kaufman’s Films“I don’t know what else there is to write about other than being human, or more specifically, being this human.”
  11. movie review
    Review: Anomalisa Is Pure, Dark Charlie KaufmanThe most vivid portrait of solipsism this side of Kafka, Strindberg, Camus — name your favorite alienated author.
  12. Co-Director Duke Johnson Talks Anomalisa“You’re trying to get these subtle, nuanced human experiences out of dolls.”
  13. How ‘Nathan for You’ Brought Charlie Kaufman’s Sensibility (Back) to […]From Review to BoJack Horseman to The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, this has been an impressive year for adventurous, boundary-pushing television […]
  14. movie news
    Charlie Kaufman on Why His Musical Didn’t HappenWho wouldn’t want to watch a director and a blogger sing at each other?
  15. trailer mix
    See the Trailer for Charlie Kaufman’s AnomalisaUndoubtedly the best puppet-love story you’ll see all year.
  16. O.C. Creator Making Creepy, Ikea-Inspired PilotIt’s a dramedy, somehow.
  17. ‘The Edge’: The Talent-Stacked ’90s Sketch Show That Time ForgotThe Edge, a weekly sketch show, premiered on Fox over twenty years ago, back in 1992. It only lasted for a single 18 episode season and no one […]
  18. Charlie Kaufman Is Adapting Sci-Fi Novel ‘IQ 83’ as a Film Starring Steve […]Over the summer it was announced that FX passed on Charlie Kaufman’s comedy pilot starring Michael Cera and John Hawkes, but now Kaufman has a […]
  19. adaptations
    Steve Carell and Charlie Kaufman Team Up for I.Q. 83About a virus that makes people dumber.
  20. FX Passes on Charlie Kaufman’s Comedy Pilot Starring Michael Cera and John […]While FX revealed some good news today about Louie’s future, along with that came some bad news for the fate of the Charlie Kaufman comedy […]
  21. pilots 2014
    Charlie Kaufman’s FX Pilot Adds Catherine Keener and Sally HawkinsFX just got very lucky.
  22. Catherine Keener and Sally Hawkins Join Charlie Kaufman’s FX Pilot ‘How […]In January it was announced that Charlie Kaufman was developing an FX pilot with Michael Cera and John Hawkes attached to star, and today […]
  23. Michael Cera and John Hawkes to Star in Charlie Kaufman’s FX Comedy PilotCharlie Kaufman is working on a new project for TV and has some interesting names attached. According to Variety, Michael Cera and John Hawkes […]
  24. movies
    Do You Want a Charlie Kaufman–Penned Slaughterhouse-Five?Guillermo del Toro wants to make it happen.
  25. upfronts
    Charlie Kaufman Is Developing a Half-Hour Comedy for FXTitled How and Why.
  26. What Chevy Did and All the Best Parts from Dan Harmon’s AMADan Harmon did a Reddit AMA yesterday and, of course, it was the best and nerdiest. He talked about what was the specific Chevy Chase straw […]
  27. The Prescient Celebrity Obsession of ‘Being John Malkovich’I have been to the dark side and back! I have seen a world that no man should see! —John Malkovich, Being John Malkovich It’s been over […]
  28. crowdsourcing
    Charlie Kaufman and Dan Harmon Are CollaboratingAnd it may involve Dan Harmon writing something about you.
  29. Help Fund Charlie Kaufman, Dan Harmon, and Dino Stamatopoulos’s […] You aren’t dreaming. This is real. This is the most exciting thing since… What was the most exciting thing before sliced bread? The Wheel? […]
  30. Is Charlie Kaufman’s Next Movie Dead in the Water?Sad news for Charlie Kaufman fans excited for his upcoming movie Frank or Francis: according to Elizabeth Banks, who was supposed to be in it, […]
  31. disappointments
    Elizabeth Banks Says Frank or Francis ‘Fell Apart’Sad.
  32. A Look Back At Charlie Kaufman’s Sitcom WorkCharlie Kaufman isn’t exactly an impersonal writer. His attempts to adapt The Orchid Thief turned into Adaptation., a movie about a painfully […]
  33. Charlie Kaufman Is Creating an HBO Comedy Starring Catherine KeenerFormer Dana Carvey Show writer Charlie Kaufman, who has since written a lot of super awesome movies like Adaptation and Eternal Sunshine of the […]
  34. tv
    Charlie Kaufman and Catherine Keener Are Developing a Series for HBOThe pair are finally taking their act to the small screen.
  35. movies
    Charlie Kaufman to Adapt YA Franchise Into MovieThe mind behind Being John Malkovich will work on Chaos Walking.
  36. The World’s Population May Die With Excitement Over a Charlie Kaufman NovelCharlie Kaufman is writing a novel, and considering the power of his movies to make people go, “Whoa, that’s an inventive way to articulate […]
  37. side projects
    Charlie Kaufman Is Writing a NovelA whole new way for your brain to feel fuzzy.
  38. Kate Winslet, Catherine Keener Join Charlie Kaufman’s Frank or FrancisKaufman is reuniting with two of his most famous leading ladies.
  39. movies
    Five Things to Know About Charlie Kaufman’s Wild New Movie, Frank or FrancisWhich is set to star Steve Carell, Jack Black, and Nicolas Cage.
  40. the industry
    Spike Jonze and Charlie Kaufman Will ReteamIt’s a ‘Being John Malkovich’ reunion!
  41. awesome
    Revisit The Dana Carvey Show’s Comedy Dream Team on HuluEveryone owes Hulu a huge thank-you for blessing us with this gift.
  42. quote machine
    For Taylor Swift, It’s All Downhill From HerePlus: ‘French people have really bad accents’!
  43. quote machine
    Matthew Weiner Isn’t Doing This for the EmmysPlus: Tracy Morgan topless!
  44. quote machine
    New Taylor Swift Song Is Guaranteed Spoiler-FreePlus: Tom Jones fails to see what’s so funny about underpants.
  45. quote machine
    Lil Wayne: Lover of Baseball, America, and Fine Pop MusicPlus: Charlie Kaufman does not appreciate your snark.
  46. promotions
    Marketing For ‘Synecdoche, New York’ Also Hard to FollowAn L.A. gallery is putting on a show by Adele Lack, Catherine Keener’s artist character from the film, and some blogs have written it up with no knowledge that Adele is fictional.
  47. Charlie Kaufman Now a Songwriter TooKaufman co-wrote two songs on the soundtrack to his directorial debut, ‘Synecdoche, New York.’
  48. trailer mix
    ‘Synecdoche, New York’ Trailer: Charlie Kaufman Makes Us Happy and SadThis looks awesome.
  49. meta stunts
    ‘Wired’ Writes About Writing About Charlie KaufmanThe writer working on a Kaufman profile for an upcoming issue just posted his first draft.
  50. kudos
    Finally, Someone Handicaps the 2009 OscarsWhat does Vulture pick as our Best Picture 2009 nominees?