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'The Outsiders' at 40: How a depressed Francis Ford Coppola got his groove back with seminal teen drama
Francis Ford Coppola talks about how kids from an elementary school in Fresno, Calif., helped resurrect his career with "The Outsiders."
'Unforgiven' screenwriter describes the lost ending Clint Eastwood cut from classic 1992 Western
David Peoples shares behind the scenes secrets about "Unforgiven" on the film's 30th anniversary.
Role Recall: Martin Sheen reveals how 'Apocalypse Now' nearly killed him and explains why his 'West Wing' character is America's favorite president
The veteran actor reflects on some of his signature performances in "Badlands," "Apocalypse Now," "The Departed" and more.
'The Godfather' 50th Anniversary: Al Pacino, Talia Shire and Robert Duvall recall tense first weeks on set
Al Pacino, Talia Shire and Robert Duvall share behind-the-scenes stories from the making of "The Godfather" as it turns 50.
Here's what Denzel Washington thought of Matt Damon's breakthrough 'Courage Under Fire' performance
"Courage Under Fire" director Edward Zwick revisits a pivotal scene between Washington and Damon on the film's 25th anniversary.
‘The Godfather Part III’ New Edit, Complete With Different Ending, Coming to Theaters
Paramount Pictures will release a new edit and restoration of Francis Ford Coppola’s "The Godfather Part III" in theaters in December, followed by a digital and DVD debut. The film, which bowed in 1990, has been retitled "Mario Puzo's The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone." Paramount said Thursday that the new cut achieves […]
Francis Ford Coppola Denies Claim That He Directed Keanu Reeves to Verbally Abuse Winona Ryder
“While I think Winona is a wonderful actor, the incident she described is not how it happened, and shouting or abusing people isn’t something I do as a person or as a filmmaker,” the director told PEOPLE in a statement
Winona Ryder Says Keanu Reeves Refused Coppola’s Direction to Insult Her on ‘Dracula’ Set
In case you needed more proof that Keanu Reeves is one of Hollywood's nicest people.
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Marvel fans call Francis Ford Coppola a 'bitter old curmudgeon' after he slams MCU as 'despicable'
The famed "Godfather" director defended Martin Scorsese's Marvel criticism, upsetting MCU fans in the process.
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Francis Ford Coppola on why he recut 'Apocalypse Now' for 40th anniversary: 'The movie has so much more to yield'
“You really look at the movie with new eyes,” the Oscar-winning filmmaker says of new version of classic Vietnam War movie.
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The It List: Stream 'Why Women Kill,' celebrate the 40th anniversary of 'Apocalypse Now,' watch 'Avengers: Endgame' from your couch, get a Battle Royale bus for your Fortnite figures and the best in pop culture the week of August 12, 2019
The It List is Yahoo’s weekly look at the best in pop culture, including movies, music, TV, streaming, games, books, podcasts and more. Here are our picks for Aug. 12-18, including the best deals we could find for each.
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Nicolas Cage didn't want to make 'Peggy Sue Got Married': 'I must have said no 5 or 6 times'
And, yes, he talked about Katheen Turner hating his "Jerry Lewis on psychedelia" performance.
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'Bram Stoker's Dracula' at 25: Would Gary Oldman return as the blood-sucker? 'I never say never!'
The British actor famously played Transylvania’s top bloodsucker in Francis Ford Coppola’s hemoglobin-drenched horror favorite, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, which opened in theaters 25 years ago, on Nov. 13, 1992. Speaking with Oldman recently for his Oscar-buzzy turn as Winston Churchill in the new World War II drama Darkest Hour, Yahoo Entertainment asked if he’d have any interest in donning his fangs again. As Oldman tells it, Dracula was never a “bucket list” role for him in the first place.
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'The Godfather' Cast Discuss Al Pacino's Height and Marlon Brando's 'Balls' at Tribeca Reunion
The Godfather'cast reunites at Tribeca Film Festival
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'Godfather' Reunion, 'Reservoir Dogs' Anniversary Screening Set for Tribeca Film Festival in April
Francis Ford Coppola and surviving stars will attend Radio City Music Hall event on April 29; Quentin Tarantino and cast members of his 1992 film will attend and chat in honor of his film's milestone
HBO Developing 'Godfather' Behind-the-Scenes Movie
HBO Films is developing Francis & the Godfather, a scripted movie that chronicles the making of Francis Ford Coppola’s 1972 feature adaptation of the novel by Mario Puzo. The script hails from screenwriter Andrew Farotte, who is revising his original screenplay that appeared on the 2015 Black List. Mike Marcus, Doug Mankoff, and Andrew Spaulding will serve as executive producers on the film.
HBO Developing ‘Godfather’ Behind-the-Scenes Movie
HBO Films is developing “Francis & the Godfather,” a scripted movie that chronicles the making of Francis Ford Coppola’s 1972 feature adaptation of the novel by Mario Puzo. The script hails from screenwriter Andrew Farotte, who is revising his original screenplay that appeared on the 2015 Black List. Mike Marcus, Doug Mankoff, and Andrew Spaulding... <a href="http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/hbo-godfather-blacklist-1201974609/" title="Read HBO Developing ‘Godfather’ Behind-the-Scenes Movie From Black List Script (EXCLUSIVE)">Read more »</a><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/Entertainment/Variety/pc17#038;c26035310#038;c310000#038;cv2.0#038;cj1" class="editorial"/>
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Francis Ford Coppola Launches Kickstarter for 'Apocalypse Now' Video Game; See the Concept Art
Francis Ford Coppola has launched a Kickstarter to transform his classic 1979 Joseph Conrad-meets-Vietnam War film Apocalypse Now into a “psychological horror RPG” that’ll put you on the hunt for the renegade Col. Kurtz. Today, I’m joined by new daredevils, a team who want to make an interactive version of Apocalypse Now, where you are Capt. Benjamin Willard amidst the harsh backdrop of the Vietnam War. Coppola also posted a first look at prototype images from the game, echoing iconic images from the film.
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Francis Ford Coppola's 'Godfather Notebook' to Get November Release
Consumer edition will give the public access to the production bible director had compiled with all his thoughts on the project, and referred to on the set of his classic movie
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Hollywood's Record Holders for Most Oscar Wins
We typically think Meryl Streep when it comes to Oscar records, with the master thespian having amassed an incredible 19 nominations. But when it comes to actual wins, Streep’s not in the record books. Instead you’ll find names both famous (Walt Disney, John Williams, Katharine Hepburn) and less familiar (art director Cedric Gibbons, soundman Gary Rydstrom). Here are all the folks who have been awarded the most statuettes (we’re only counting “competitive” Oscars and not honorary/memorial recognition)
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The Making of 'Captain EO': Lucas, Coppola, and Michael Jackson's Messy, Miraculous Disney Space Adventure
Michael Jackson in ‘Captain EO’ (Disney)
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Francis Ford Coppola Looks Back on 'Dracula' and Reflects on Hollywood’s Superhero Obsession
Keanu Reeves and Gary Oldman in ‘Bram Stoker’s Dracula’ (Everett)