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Roland Emmerich

  1. whitewashing
    Roland Emmerich: ‘Stonewall Was a White Event’“We just got killed by one voice on the internet.”
  2. movie review
    Roland Emmerich’s Stonewall Fails on Almost Every LevelWe should be celebrating this movie, but it’s very difficult to do so.
  3. whitewashing
    Stonewall Didn’t Need a White Male Lead. So Why Does It Have One?Stonewall is historical slash-fiction for the gay white man.
  4. trailer mix
    See the Trailer for Roland Emmerich’s StonewallThe film tells the story of the 1969 Stonewall Riots.
  5. first look
    Roland Emmerich on Gay-Rights Drama Stonewall“It was a huge challenge to make this movie,” says the Independence Day director.
  6. brief history
    A History of the Disastrous Last Attempt to Make an American GodzillaAlso known as G.I.N.O., or Godzilla In Name Only.
  7. sequels forever
    There Are Currently Two Independence Day 2 ScriptsOnly one includes Will Smith.
  8. reconsidering
    Maybe Will Smith Will Do the Independence Day Sequels Anyway“We want to talk about it again, so anything can happen,” says director Roland Emmerich.
  9. movie review
    Edelstein on White House Down: A Movie Worth Yelling at the Screen ForChanning Tatum and Jamie Foxx star in this year’s second White House Goes Boom movie.
  10. five scenes
    The 5 Scenes White House Down Director Roland Emmerich Is Proudest OfIncluding one scene from Independence Day and two from his newest film.
  11. sequels
    Will Smith Too Expensive for Independence Day 2“But he’d also be too much of a marquee name,” says Roland Emmerich.
  12. sequels
    Independence Day Director Reveals Sequel Plot DetailsIt’s twenty years later, and the aliens are not happy.
  13. trailer mix
    White House Down Trailer: America the FlammableHow much 9/11 do you like with your trailers? A TON? Good.
  14. casting
    Jamie Foxx May Play President to Channing TatumIn the new Roland Emmerich movie.
  15. casting
    Channing Tatum to Save White HouseFor disaster movie auteur Roland Emmerich.
  16. white house down
    Roland Emmerich to Revisit White House, Not Destroy ItAs director of White House Down.
  17. party lines
    Party Lines Slideshow: Maxwell and More at a Screening of ‘Anonymous’Shakespeare and Milli Vanilli: frauds!
  18. exclusive
    Fox Planning Back-to-Back Independence Day Sequels, With or Without a Pricey Will SmithHe was demanding $50 million, but the stagnant box office may need this last sure-thing movie star.
  19. chat room
    Anonymous Director Roland Emmerich on Doubting Shakespeare, Epic Filmmaking, and His Plans for the Apocalypse“I’m playing it safe and going skiing on the 21st of December.”
  20. exclusive
    Roland Emmerich May Direct the Movie Version of AsteroidsThe video-game adaptation will be set after aliens have taken over the world.
  21. trailer mix
    Yes, Roland Emmerich Put Giant CG Battle Scenes in His Shakespeare MovieSee the trailer for ‘Anonymous.’
  22. movies
    Roland Emmerich Pulls Plug on Low-Budget Alien ThrillerHis $5 million film ‘The Zone’ was scuttled after rehearsals had already begun.
  23. movies
    Roland Emmerich Directing $5 Million Alien Invasion ThrillerThe ‘Independence Day’ helmer is doing a found-footage sci-fi film in the vein of ‘Cloverfield.’
  24. much ado about something
    2012 Director Does a Shakespeare Movie?Though, still kind of strange.
  25. paydays
    Disaster-Porn Fetishist Roland Emmerich Laughing All the Way to the BankHe’s going to bank $100 million for his work on ‘2012.’
  26. blowing shit up
    Roland Emmerich Talks 2012 TV SpinoffIt could be good. Or not.
  27. ranters and ravers
    2012 Receives Four Stars From Single Critic“‘2012’ is, pardon the expression, a revelation. It gets everything right.”
  28. blowing shit up
    Projections: 2012 Will Slay the Box OfficeFloods! Fires! Cusack!
  29. chat room
    John Cusack on Finding the 2012 Script“I don’t know how we shoot that, because you can’t have a stuntman for a 12-year-old.”
  30. 2012
    Roland Emmerich Breaks the First Rule of Promoting an Apocalypse MovieNamely, do not announce a follow-up a week before the movie hits theaters.
  31. blowing shit up
    Disaster-Porn Fetishist Roland Emmerich Fears Fatwa, Stops Short of Destroying Islamic Holy Sites in 2012We fear he may have underestimated the loyalty of Randy’s Donuts patrons, though.
  32. disasters
    Adam Lambert’s New Video a Total DisasterAdam’s awesome new video from the ‘2012’ soundtrack just leaked. We like it!
  33. trailer mix
    Roland Emmerich One-ups Himself in the Disaster-Porn Department With 2012Until we see the trailer for ‘Avatar,’ this will stand atop our list of most-anticipated films of the year.
  34. the industry
    Sacha Baron Cohen Will Prey on the Innocent for a Little Bit LongerPlus: The Pope’s on YouTube.
  35. truth and lies
    Zebras and Missiles: Inside Roland Emmerich’s Awesome HouseHow many stuffed zebras, exactly?
  36. countdown
    How Will Roland Emmerich Destroy the World in ‘2012’?After awesome weather porn and awesome aliens-exploding-things porn, what could be next?
  37. the industry
    Robert Downey Jr.: Elementary!Plus: Courteney Cox is joining the cast of a show that you totally forgot was still on the air.
  38. the industry
    The Clock Is Ticking for Jon VoightPlus: The Public announces plays by John Guare, Christopher Durang, and Danny Hoch.
  39. the industry
    Will Smith Is Heading for ‘The Sticks’Plus: Katie Holmes on Broadway!
  40. apropos of nothing
    ‘10,000 BC’: Who’s Retarded?Roland Emmerich’s epic … or you?
  41. the early-evening news
    Amanda Bynes Is the Thinking Kid’s Michel GondryPlus news about Thriller and how we are old.
  42. the industry
    U2 Back in the Studio, Recording an Album or TwoPlus industry news on Roland Emmerich, Wolverine, and Ebenezer Scrooge.
  43. the industry
    We’re Just Not That Into Jennifer AnistonFoxy Brown, Jerry Bruckheimer, and Roland Emmerich!