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Michael Mann

  1. the insider
    20 Years Later, The Insider Is Michael Mann’s Greatest ProphecyFor all its foresightedness, the 1999 movie is also a time capsule, from a period when TV or newspaper reports could actually change things.
  2. podcasts
    One Heat Minute Turned the Movie Heat Into a Religious ExperienceThe podcast dissected every single minute of Michael Mann’s classic film.
  3. vulture recommends
    Crime Story Set the Stage for the Last 3 Decades of Prestige Crime DramasFresh off Miami Vice, Michael Mann used his newfound clout to produce a series that would revolutionize the cops-and-criminals genre.
  4. q&a
    Michael Mann and Elaine Shannon Talk Hunting LeRouxOh, and two DEA agents were in the room, too.
  5. lost classics
    On Gates of Fire, Michael Mann’s Stalled EpicLike the brave, doomed Spartans at Thermopylae who managed to hold off the Persians long enough, the film might have kept Zack Snyder from making 300.
  6. hot books
    Michael Mann’s Imprint to Develop Heat PrequelMichael Mann Books will develop a prequel to the 1995 Al Pacino–Robert De Niro thriller.
  7. chat room
    Michael Mann Looks Back on His Career, Talks Innovation, Dialogue, and Diversity“I do some of my best work when I’m on a personal frontier, pushing different ways of conveying an emotion.”
  8. Bale Drops Out of Ferrari Due to Weight ConcernsThe hunk we deserve, but not the one we need right now.
  9. casting couch
    Christian Bale to Play Enzo Ferrari — You Know, the Car GuyZoom!
  10. deep dives
    Michael Mann: A Director Caught Between the Real and the AbstractAn extensive walk through his career.
  11. movie review
    Movie Review: BlackhatStarring Thor as a hacker.
  12. trailer mix
    Blackhat Trailer: In Hollywood, Hackers Look Like Chris HemsworthWho needs a fancy hammer when you have a laptop?
  13. looking back
    To Understand the Modern Crime Thriller, Watch Michael Mann’s ThiefMann’s 1981 debut is the forerunner of dozens of movies and TV shows.
  14. casting couch
    Michael Mann Lines Up a Thriller, Casts Chris HemsworthIt’s about “cyber threats and attacks.”
  15. tv review
    TV Review: HBO’s Combat Photog Docu WitnessHBO’s four-part series is about combat photographers.
  16. the vulture transcript
    Michael Mann and David Milch Open Up About the Cancellation of LuckThe duo discusses the horse fatalities, the protests, and where the show would have gone.
  17. beefs
    Nick Nolte Has a Story About David Milch, Michael Mann, and a Baseball BatAnd it is a good story.
  18. Whoa: HBO Is Shutting Down Luck, ForeverAfter three horses die during production, the network pulls the plug on the David Milch drama.
  19. ratings
    Nobody Is Watching HBO’s LuckThe ratings are pretty tiny.
  20. renewals
    HBO Renews Luck for a Second SeasonMilch! Mann! Mumbling!
  21. tv
    Luck Teaser: And They’re OffDustin Hoffman, Nick Nolte, horses, and desperation. Yes, please!
  22. beefs
    Tough Luck: David Milch vs. Michael MannThe two duked it out for creative control of their upcoming HBO series.
  23. clickables
    Watch a Short Preview of HBO’s Horse-Racing Drama, LuckGambling! Angry jockeys! Nick Nolte with a beard.
  24. the industry
    Michael Mann and Paul Haggis Unite to Make Movie About Popular MetalIt’s a thriller, with Mann possibly directing.
  25. kubrick
    Which Kubrick-Compared Director Is the Most Kubrickian?Comparisons to Stanley Kubrick were de rigueur in 2010. Which ones are the most apt?
  26. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Miley, P.I.Plus: Joan Allen will team up with Dustin Hoffman on HBO.
  27. exclusive
    Will Dustin Hoffman Rescue Little Fockers?Talks are well under way to see if Hoffman would be willing to return to shoot new scenes.
  28. pickup lines
    HBO Picks Up Dustin Hoffman Drama’Luck’ was also directed by Michael Mann and written by David Milch.
  29. the industry
    David Chase’s Upcoming Film Will Be ‘Music-Driven,’ Set in SixtiesPlus: Liam Hemsworth to star in ‘Arabian Nights.’
  30. the industry
    Sam Worthington and Daniel Dae Kim Are a Couple of DicksPlus: Lucy Punch! Michael Chiklis! The Fonz!
  31. Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis to Cheat on Their WivesPlus: Viola Davis! Michael Mann! Cedric the Entertainer!
  32. the industry
    Michael Mann to Make War Photography ExcitingPlus: Rachel Bilson! Fred Thompson! Booky!
  33. private enemies
    Johnny Depp and Michael Mann: Not Exactly the Best of FriendsAccording to Kim Masters, the two barely spoke on the set.
  34. embargoes
    Universal Forces Film Critic to Redact Negative Early Review of Public EnemiesThe New York ‘Post”s Lou Lumenick broke the review-embargo date.
  35. trailer mix
    Johnny Depp Plots His Dillinger Escape Plan in Public EnemiesShould be a good one!
  36. the industry
    Julia Roberts No Longer a Steel Magnolia, Now a ‘Hothouse Flower’Plus: R.E.M.!
  37. the industry
    Marion Cotillard Gets a Date With Johnny DeppPlus industry news on Beyoncé, Robert Redford, and Gnarls Barkley.
  38. the industry
    Christian Bale Will Hunt Johnny Depp to the Ends of the EarthPaul Greengrass is just about the last man in Hollywood who could get an Iraq-war movie green-lit at this point.
  39. the industry
    Johnny Depp, Public Enemy No. 1Plus the Breeders, John Brolin, and John Turturro in a garbage can.
  40. the industry
    Tom Hanks Prepares to Grow That ‘Da Vinci’ Mullet AgainPlus industry news on Michael Mann, Robert De Niro, and Jamie Foxx.
  41. the industry
    Leonardo DiCaprio and Jake Gyllenhaal Chase the Same RolePlus industry news on Will Smith, Michael Mann, and Captain Kirk.
  42. the industry
    Leonardo DiCaprio to Play Private Eye for Michael Mann