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Russell follows model of Scorsese, Burton with Lawrence as muse

Russell follows model of Scorsese, Burton with Lawrence as muse

February 13, 2014


Filed under Arts

  By Alicia Fine   Fresh from the award-winning success of “American Hustle,” director and screenwriter David O. Russell has already started work on his next project — a biopic of Joy Mangano, the creator of the Miracle Mop and an array of other handy household items. Russ...

Muse delivers muddled album in attempt to broaden fanbase

Muse delivers muddled album in attempt to broaden fanbase

October 2, 2012


Filed under Arts

It seems there comes a time in every band’s career when it feels obliged to try something different; to put its ear to the ground and come out with the music it presumes is popular with people who weren’t even listening to its music in the first place. Perhaps unsure of what to do with its success...