Kelly Blatz spoke with Solzy at the Movies this week about his newly released film, Senior Love Triangle, launching on Digital and VOD today. Senior Love Triangle is getting released on August 4. How excited are you to get the film out in front of a wider audience? Kelly Blatz: This has been a project almost 5 years in the making, so I kind of feel like I am sending my first child to Kindergarten.…"Kelly Blatz talks Senior Love Triangle"
An American Pickle, starring Seth Rogen in dual roles, is the latest planned theatrical release to bypass theaters and go straight to streaming. It would have been really interesting to see how this sort of film plays with an audience. However, we’ll never know because of the pandemic. Moreover, and this is truly unfortunate, I should note here that there has yet to be a HBO Max agreement in place for Roku and Amazon users. …"An American Pickle: Seth Rogen In Dual Roles"
Peter Tonguette’s Picturing Peter Bogdanovich: My Conversations with the New Hollywood Director is a critical breakdown of the filmmaker’s career. Tonguette’s relationship with the critic-turned-filmmaker started with a phone call for an article in 2003. The initial phone call has turned into a lengthy relationship including a meeting at an AFI Silver screening. The first half of the book plays as a biography with Tonguette breaking down the director’s filmography. What follows in the second…"Picturing Peter Bogdanovich by Peter Tonguette"
Steven Spielberg: A Biography (2nd Edition) by Joseph McBride takes a critical look at the filmmaker while updating the Spielberg story through 2010. Spielberg is my favorite filmmaker of all time. If not for Jurassic Park, there’s a good bet that I wouldn’t even be doing what I do–whether that’s write about film working to transition into filmmaking. One of the things I’ve been doing of late when watching Spielberg films is watch the bonus…"Steven Spielberg: A Biography by Joseph McBride"