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TRIVIA CHALLENGE RESULTS: Tom Cruise, Elizabeth Shue & Co-Stars!

As a way to cap off a fun week, the team at TomCruise.com reached into the vaults for a trivia challenge we thought would test all our international movie fans knowledge of not only the Tom Cruise movie Cocktail, Tom’s filmography but of his co-stars too! The response was fantastic! Film buffs the world over came flooding in with a ton of answers both close and, well, kinda far off. To refresh your memory, the question we asked focused…

April 15, 2011

How to Become a Foley Artist #Aspiring2ActWriteDirect

…deways). As the schools manifesto says, “We create the creators. We make the makers. We challenge thinkers to think and doers to do.” University of Southern California (USC) – When it comes to education and connections (think Robert Zemeckis, Ron Howard, and George Lucas to start), USC’s School of Cinematic Arts and the Peter Stark Producing Program are tough to beat. USC has thousands of alumni supporting the school as well as more graduates wor…

October 29, 2013

How To Be A Stuntman: Info, Skills & Stunt Performer Training #Aspiring2ActWriteDirect

…periods. In addition to training with hand-made, steel- and aluminum-bladed swords as well as other weaponry, students learn how to perform realistic falls and use a stunt crash pad. Sword master and fight/stunt coordinator, Robert Goodwin brings his many years of experience as a stunt coordinator to classes in combat styles and weaponry. Academy of Theatrical Combat Run by Dan Speaker and Jan Bryant (‘Master and Commander,’ ‘Hook’ and ‘Army o…

August 4, 2011

How To Become A Costume Designer, Costume Design Jobs & Schools – #Aspiring2ActWriteDirect Guide

…in hands-on experience by collaborating on theatrical projects as well as additional CalArts productions, such as film and video productions, dance performances and installations. Led by designer Ellen McCartney, the school’s Robert Corrigan Chair in Theater, students are encouraged to develop their own aesthetic voice as well as acquire the practical skills necessary for a professional career in the field. While the core classes include the hist…

September 26, 2012

How To Be A Film Grip On Movie Crews: #Aspiring2ActWriteDirect Guides

…ts Asia, located in Singapore, offers MFA degrees in animation and digital arts, dramatic writing and film production. University of Southern California (USC) With generous contributions by graduates, such as George Lucas and Robert Zemeckis, as well thousands of alums currently working in the field, the renown Los Angeles university offers both a practical education and invaluable connections in the entertainment industry.  According to The Holl…

November 1, 2012

#Aspiring2ActWriteDirect Series – Aspiring Mobile Filmmaker Guide Part II: Apps, Blogs and Classes To Make Professional Quality Films With Your iPhone, iPad and Android

…ties and public libraries maintain subscriptions to the service for use by their patrons and alumni, so check with your local librarian to find out if the service is available. Sundance Institute: Shortlabs – Founded by Robert Redford, the renowned institute offers daylong workshops to develop the talents of aspiring shorts filmmakers. Available in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles, the program offers first-hand insight into the basics of s…

October 14, 2011

How To Make & Create A Web Series – #Aspiring2ActWriteDirect Guides

…-by-step approach to this still-emerging industry. Neophytes to this medium will find it entertaining as well as informative.   Rebel Without A Crew: Or How A 27-Year-old Filmmaker With $7000 Became a Hollywood Player by Robert Rodriguez This book has been around for a while, but for anyone shooting with limited resources, Rebel Without A Crew provides amble evidence that money makes many things easier, but doesn’t stop driving ambition. Mag…

March 27, 2012

Happy 5th Birthday, ‘Collateral’!

…an exclusive photo of Tom with Michael Mann during the filming of ‘Collateral.’ Related Film Facts: Co-star Peter Berg also starred with Tom Cruise in the political drama ‘Lions for Lambs,’ along with Robert Redford and Meryl Streep. Click to add this Blog to Your iGoogle Page!…

August 10, 2009

Aspiring Film Editor Guide: Tips & Software To School Yourself For Cutting Room Jobs!

…Tom on Vanilla Sky and Lions For Lambs. Tom has also been very fortunate to work on four other movies that earned Best Achievement in Film Editing Oscar nominations: Collateral – Jim Miller and Paul Rubell A Few Good Men – Robert Leighton Rain Man – Stu Linder Top Gun – Billy Weber, Chris Lebenzon That’s quite the list! It should be becoming quiet clear that editing ranks as one of the most important aspects of the filmmaking proc…

January 7, 2011

‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’ Cast Bios: Tom Cruise Returns As ‘Ethan Hunt’

…Martin Scorsese, Barry Levinson, Oliver Stone, Ron Howard, Rob Reiner, Sydney Pollack, Neil Jordan, Brian de Palma, Cameron Crowe, Stanley Kubrick, Paul Thomas Anderson, John Woo, Steven Spielberg, Michael Mann, J.J. Abrams, Robert Redford, Ben Stiller, Bryan Singer, James Mangold, Brad Bird and most recently Adam Shankman. This December he will star in “Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol” the fourth film in the franchise that has grossed over tw…

November 11, 2011