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‘Jaws’ and the Internal Debate Over Who Wrote the Iconic USS Indianapolis Speech

The “USS Indianapolis” speech, impeccably delivered by the legendary Robert Shaw in Jaws, is regarded as one of the finest monologues in motion picture history. However, the debate over just who wrote the monologue is mired in murky waters. In the blockbuster film helmed by then-budding director Steven Spielberg, which swam into theaters 47 years […]

Brad Johnson, Actor in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Always,’ Dies at 62

Brad Johnson, the onetime rodeo cowboy and “Marlboro Man” who starred opposite Holly Hunter and Richard Dreyfuss in the Steven Spielberg romantic drama Always, has died. He was 62. Johnson died Feb. 18 of complications from COVID-19 in Fort Worth, Texas, his rep, Linda McAlister, told The Hollywood Reporter. THR was recently alerted about his […]

Bo Hopkins, ‘Wild Bunch’ and ‘American Graffiti’ Actor, Dies at 84

Bo Hopkins, the wily actor with the wild-eyed gaze who came to fame portraying thieves and scoundrels in such films as 'The Wild Bunch,' 'American Graffiti,' 'Midnight Express' and 'White Lightning,' has died. He was xx.

‘Astronaut’: Film Review | Edinburgh 2019

Richard Dreyfuss plays a grouchy grandfather with interstellar ambitions in writer-director Shelagh McLeod's debut feature 'Astronaut.'

Richard Dreyfuss: “Maybe It’s Us Who Are the Aliens”

As the 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' star Richard Dreyfuss communes with space once more in the upcoming 'Astronaut,' the actor addresses earthbound issues like growing intolerance, the 2020 election and his family's own entanglement with Kevin Spacey and #MeToo.

Liam Hemsworth, Richard Dreyfuss Films Join Fantasia Fest Lineup

The Fantasia International Film Festival, North America’s largest genre film event, on Wednesday released the first wave of titles for its upcoming 23rd edition.

‘Polar’: Film Review

Mads Mikkelsen cuts a bloody path through an army of assassins in 'Polar,' Jonas Akerlund's gleefully outrageous graphic novel adaptation.

‘The Last Laugh’: Film Review

Retirees Chevy Chase and Richard Dreyfuss hit the road in the senile Netflix comedy 'The Last Laugh.'

64th Taormina Film Fest to Feature All-Female Jury

The Sicilian festival is back on in full force this year with guests including Marion Cotillard, Rupert Everett, Richard Dreyfuss and Matthew Modine.

‘Book Club’: Film Review

Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen star in 'Book Club' as friends who undergo romantic awakenings after reading 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'

Richard Dreyfuss, Colm Feore Topline Indie Drama ‘Astronaut’

The drama is the feature directorial debut of longtime British TV actress Shelagh McLeod.

‘Spielberg’: Film Review | NYFF 2017

Steven Spielberg spoke at length with director Susan Lacy for 'Spielberg,' her portrait of the man and his career.