Top 6 lists

R.I.P. Mike Nichols (1931-2014)

IN MEMORIAM TOP 6 LIST: MIKE NICHOLS One of only twelve entertainers to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony (also known as an EGOT), Mike Nichols left a resume of artistic greatness that spanned over five decades. While admittedly my personal appreciation for The Graduate isn’t as high as many others […]

Top 6 Lists: Jake Gyllenhaal

List by-Jarrett Leahy My appreciation for Jake Gyllenhaal, one of the most consistent actors in the business, continues to grow year after year. Over the last decade, Gyllenhaal has made one great film after another. I can’t wait to see what he has in store for us with his new thriller, Nightcrawler, which hits theaters […]

R.I.P. Lord Richard Attenborough (1923-2014)

IN MEMORIAM TOP 6 LIST: RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH Best recognized by many for his iconic role in Jurassic Park, British actor/director Richard Attenborough received two Academy awards for his work on the 1982 Best Picture winner, Gandhi, including one for Best Director. Attenborough also directed Chaplin, the biopic that earned Robert Downey, Jr. his first Oscar […]

R.I.P Lauren Bacall (1924-2014)

IN MEMORIAM TOP 6 LIST: LAUREN BACALL What a rough week for cinema fans as we lost another legend today. Lauren Bacall was one of Hollywood’s biggest dames, a truly alluring beauty with the acting talent to match. Very sad news.-JL

R.I.P. Robin Williams (1951-2014)

IN MEMORIAM TOP 6 LIST: ROBIN WILLIAMS Many say that comedy comes from pain, I guess it just got too painful. Rest In Peace…

Top 6 Lists: Con-Artists

List by-Jarrett Leahy One of the most fascinating and entertaining subject matter in Hollywood has always been the cunning and deviant con-artist. While disdained in real life, the con-artist on screen is an anti-hero that plays on our inner desire to outsmart and outmaneuver, and if The Man is on the other end of those […]

R.I.P. Eli Wallach (1915-2014)

IN MEMORIAM TOP 6 LIST: ELI WALLACH HERE’S HOPING THE CANNOLIS ARE HEAVENLY R.I.P. DON ALTOBELLO