Last Flag Flying

Why Richard Linklater has had such longevity, according to Laurence Fishburne

Not many directors have painted as rich a tapestry of modern America as Richard Linklater. From the Austin bohemians and misfits of “Slacker” to the romantic intellects of the “Before Sunrise” trilogy, while not forgetting the drug induced paranoia of “A Scanner...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:03pm

‘It was the most formative experience of my entire life:’ Laurence Fishburne reminisces about ‘Apocalypse Now’

In Hearts Of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse, Eleanor Coppola’s 1991 documentary about the chaotic production of her husband’s 1979 war epic Apocalypse Now, Francis Ford Coppola at one point declares, “My movie is not about Vietnam. My movie is Vietnam.” The...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 1:08pm

Laurence Fishburne talks ‘Last Flag Flying,’ and showing the truth of war

‘Last Flag Flying’ is not your typical war movie. There’s no guns, no violence, no bloodshed, but the ramifications of both the Vietnam War and the Iraq War on its characters still reverberates throughout, as Steve Carell’s Doc enlists the help of his old Marine buddies Sal...

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 11:04am