The director, whose other films include "The French Connection," "Sorcerer" and "Killer Joe" -- which helped detonate star Matthew McConaughey's career rebirth as more than a handsome devil -- was taking part in The Hollywood Masters interview series, conducted by THR’s Stephen Galloway.
Kaylie (Karen Gillan) attempts to free her convicted brother by proving the murder was committed by a supernatural phenomenon in Mike Flanagan's thriller. The film co-starring Katee Sackhoff and Brenton Thwaites is set to hit theaters on April 11.
From Amy Adams' plunging-neckline dresses in "American Hustle" to Joaquin Phoenix's high-waisted pants in "Her," this year offered plenty of stylish movie moments (and one particularly festive run on the small screen, too). READ MORE
The co-directors stopped by our THR office to talk about bringing the story of porn star Linda Lovelace to the big screen. The duo also share landing Amanda Seyfried to play the lead and how Linda’s family reacted to a screening of the film. READ MORE
The latest film adaptation of the life of Linda Lovelace, starring Amanda Seyfried in the tragic title role, required a wardrobe of skintight '70s re-creations -- plus an unusual amount of polyester and lace. READ MORE
“The sexual revolution was a very important moment in our history; it sort of defined who we are, and it was a lot more complicated than I think people recognize," co-director Jeffrey Friedman tells THR. READ MORE
Amanda Seyfried stars in Rob Epstein's biography about the famous porn star Linda Lovelace. Peter Sarsgaard, Juno Temple, Sharon Stone, Hank Azaria, and Robert Patrick all star in the film from Animus Films and RADIUS-TWC. READ MORE
The film, which premiered at Eccles Theatre on Jan. 22, is being acquired for about $3 million. READ MORE
Deep Throat, the first pornographic feature film to be a mainstream success, was an international sensation in 1972 and made its star, Linda Lovelace, a media darling. Years later the “poster girl for the sexual revolution” revealed a darker side to her story.