• Review: In ‘The Disaster Artist,' How to Fail at Moviemaking

    7 monthes ago - By NY Times

    James Franco directs and stars in this fictionalized look at the making of “The Room,” which fans call the worst movie ever made.
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  • Watch The Disaster Artist Perfectly Recreate The Room Scenes

    Watch The Disaster Artist Perfectly Recreate The Room Scenes

    7 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    A new side-by-side video for The Disaster Artist reveals the sheer level of detail that went into recreating key scenes from The Room for the James Franco film. The Room is considered one of the most entertainingly terrible movies ever made. It's badly acted, directed, edited and shot, but there's such a sincerity and weird charm to it that the movie somehow works. It also helps that director, producer, writer and star Tommy Wiseau is an endlessly fascinating guy.
    The cult surrounding the movie has only grown since its release in 2003 thanks to regular screenings and clips online. This, in...
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  • ‘The Disaster Artist' Film Review: James Franco Celebrates Bad Movies in a Good One

    7 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Walking a tightrope between deference and disrespect, James Franco has made his most ambitious work to date with “The Disaster Artist”, a seriocomic exploration inside the mind of writer-director-cultural sensation Tommy Wiseau.
    For the uninitiated, Wiseau is the auteur behind “The Room,” a ghastly melodrama about love, betrayal and tearing people apart. Since its 2003 release (it played for two weeks in L.A., so as to qualify for the Oscars), the movie has ascended into cult status. Dubbed the “Citizen Kane of bad movies,” Wiseau's iconic creation continues to screen around the world to...
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