Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Matrix Directors Used to Be Brothers, Now Brother and Sister


I actually posted a link to the Wachowskis’ video promo for “Cloud Atlas” last week. Suddenly, though, it’s taken off again. Here’s the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2qeFxgGpM0, Larry Wachowski is now Lana, and seems pretty happy and well adjusted. Good for her! The new Wachowskis seem a lot happier than the old Wachowskis, who were always hiding and mysterious. It’s all good! I’ve also had the 5 minute trailer they talk about in our video player on the bottom of the home page for several days. The movie is either great or unintelligible. We’ll see.

Roger Friedman
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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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