How About Last Night Was Remade for a Black Cast

About Last Night is a modern reworking of a 1986 Brat Pack film starring Demi Moore and Rob Lowe, which was itself based off a David Mamet play called Sexual Perversity in Chicago. OK, so we've all seen remakes and reboots before from Hollywood, so this is nothing new, right? Well in this case, there's one twist—the… » 2/19/14 2:30pm 2/19/14 2:30pm

Bachelorette Writer-Director Leslye Headland: There Are No Happy Endings

As the buzz surrounding acerbic female-centric black comedy Bachelorette continues, Leslye Headland —who adapted and directed the film from the play version that she'd written—has expounded in interviews on the difficulty that test audiences had with watching women do cocaine ("Oh, OK, well, if they were all 40 and… » 9/08/12 1:30pm 9/08/12 1:30pm

Bachelorette Has Bridesmaids, but Also Blow, Bulimia and Bitterness

It's unfortunate, in a way, that Bachelorette came out after Bridesmaids. The story was actually a stage play in 2010 (when it was, sigh, compared to Sex And The City), and although there are bridesmaids at the heart of the story, Bachelorette is quite different. In Bridesmaids, when Maya Rudolph's character… » 9/07/12 4:10pm 9/07/12 4:10pm