Publication: Moviehole

Jay Roach talks The Campaign

I love making comedies. I love making people laugh. It’s something I kind of fell into by accident. I was interested in much more serious films, coming out of film school I’d written a lot of science fiction and bizarre art films. I thought that’s all I would do and I got tangled up in comedy through Mike Myers who drafted me into Austin Powers. … Continue readingJay Roach talks The Campaign

Scott Hicks talks The Lucky One

Where else was there for the 59-year-old to go after that but Hollywood? His subsequent output wasn’t nearly as prolific as his pre-Shine documentary short career and since then he’s made arguably one of the best Stephen King adaptations in 2001’s Hearts In Atlantis and tackled a romantic comedy in 2007’s No Reservations. … Continue readingScott Hicks talks The Lucky One