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Chris Weitz

  1. the trumpire strikes back
    Rogue One Writers Share Anti-Trump Rebel Logo *Mechanical breathing sounds* I am your president.
  2. science is hard
    Rogue One Writer Tweets deGrasse Tyson for HelpStar Trek: 1; Star Wars: 0.
  3. release dates
    Star Wars: Episode VIII Gets Release Date, and Spinoff Gets TitleIt’ll be 2017, and Rogue One, respectively.
  4. stage dive
    Theater Reviews: The Stage Dive Weekend RoundupPaul Weitz’s Lonely I’m Not and Sophie Gets the Horns.
  5. teens (who run the world)
    Chris Weitz Will Write His Own YA Novels NowTeens (Who Run the World).
  6. movie review
    Movie Review: In A Better Life, Worthiness Is a ViceCarlos is never more than the idea of a man we should admire.
  7. clickables
    Watch the Trailer for Chris Weitz’s A Better LifeIt’s a tear-jerker.
  8. vampires
    Now That New Moon Is a Smash, No One Cares That Chris Weitz Is a ManHardwicke who?
  9. the industry
    Joshua Jackson to Protect Earth from Organ-Harvesting AliensPlus: Chris Weitz! Werewolves! Cooking!
  10. vulture lists
    Thirty-Four Ways New Moon the Movie Is Better Than New Moon the BookNo matter how passionately you love a florid, overwritten, hilarious book, the movie can be EVEN BETTER.
  11. chat room
    Discussing New Moon With Director Chris Weitz“I have a very high estrogen count.”
  12. vampires
    David Edelstein On the Slowed-Down Pace of New Moon“Weitz’s compositions have no spark, though, and his pacing is so flaccid that you’re going to need the electricity of a live, first-weekend audience to stay charged up.”
  13. vampires
    New Moon Director Chris Weitz Pouts As Barrage of Negative Reviews Rolls InRoger Ebert says that “Sitting through this experience is like driving a pickup in low gear though a sullen sea of Brylcreem.”
  14. quote machine
    Mad Men’s Sexism Could’ve Been Funnier, Says Bill ClintonPlus: ‘Titanic’ was basically just an excuse for James Cameron to get free scuba lessons.
  15. werewolves
    New Moon Director Promises That Werewolf CGI Isn’t As Crappy As It Seems“We’re still tweaking them to the last possible day,” explains Chris Weitz.
  16. beef
    Gentlemen Broncos Director Jared Hess Disses Crappy New Moon CGIHis CGI budget was a fraction of that of ‘New Moon.’ Or was it?
  17. quote machine
    Willie Nelson’s Pot-Resistant Lungs the Envy of Gold Medalists EverywherePlus: Asher Roth lets them boogie but still chases the booty.
  18. quote machine
    Eric Bana Removes Pants for Time-Travel ExpertDiane Kruger: “I think if we could have, we would like to have killed Hitler ourselves.”
  19. vampires
    Twilight 2 Soundtrack to Feature Non-Belchy Thom Yorke TrackChris Weitz says Yorke composed a song specifically for the movie and “unless it’s sounds of him belching, I think I’ll put it in.”
  20. trailer mix
    Twilight 2: Taylor Lautner Has Restless Chest SyndromeStep aside, Jackman!
  21. vampires
    Flying Piece of Metal Almost Smites Hunky VampireIs this franchise cursed? We say yes!
  22. vampires
    Catherine Hardwicke to Twilight Studio: ‘You Can’t Fire Me, Because I Quit!’Her new interview with ‘EW’ paints a starkly different picture than the one Nikki Finke originally broke in December.
  23. casting couch
    Twilight 2 Producers Near Decision on Werewolf Casting DilemmaDid the baby face prevail?
  24. backlash
    Key Twilight 2 Constituents Attempt to Curb Fan Backlash’Twilight’ creator Stephenie Meyer rushes to ‘New Moon’ director Chris Weitz’s defense.
  25. vampires
    Man to Direct Twilight 2Chris Weitz signs on, replacing Catherine Hardwicke, who is a woman.
  26. drama
    Twilight 2 Gets Fast-tracked, Vampire Ejaculate Goes ViralKeeping Twilighters informed is what we do!
  27. vampires
    Director Chris Weitz to Spice Up Twilight Franchise With Vampire-Pie Romance?Is Summit Entertainment replacing Catherine Hardwicke with some dude?
  28. the industry
    T.I. Ready to Do His Eight Hours on MTVPlus: Colonel Tom Parker gets his own biopic, and Willem Dafoe hits the vampire trifecta.
  29. apropos of nothing
    ‘The Golden Compass’ Flops?Is hope of a trilogy dead?
  30. the take
    Where Did ‘The Golden Compass’ Go Astray? And Was Tom Stoppard’s Original Script a Masterpiece?We got our hands on two early drafts of the screenplay and figured out why the movie wound up a failure.
  31. news reel
    Chris Weitz and His Pigeon Daemon Walk the Red CarpetSome of the actors in The Golden Compass don’t really seem to get the concept of daemons.
  32. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Is ‘Juno’ This Year’s ‘Little Miss Sunshine’?This week in Vulture’s Oscar Futures.
  33. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Is ‘Juno’ This Year’s ‘Little Miss Sunshine’?This week in Vulture’s Oscar Futures.
  34. trailer mix
    New Line Selling ‘The Golden Compass’ as ‘Lord of the Rings IV’