I want to know if you think this is possible. Two creeps videotape themselves committing murder, and then attempt to sell the video to a reality news show for $1 million. They plan to beat the murder charges with an insanity plea, adding that they were abused as children.
The movie ”15 Minutes” asks the question: is there a line between cynicism and nihilism? This morbid thriller is a cross between Billy Wilder’s ”Big Carnival” (which dug a fresh, new grave for media jackals and the exploitation they shovel) and ”The French Connection.” It’s fleet-footed, merciless entertainment.
Film Director, Actor, Writer
FITZGERALD FAMILY CHRISTMAS, one of the films we’ll be covering this weekend is a “pay whatever amount you want” download on his site with proceeds going to charity.
At the age of twenty-five, Ed Burns directed and produced his first film on a tiny $25,000 budget. The Brothers McMullen went on to win the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival in 1995, and established the working-class Irish American filmmaker as a talent to watch.