Required Reading: Pranking Francis Ford Coppola and What Went Wrong on ‘Street Fighter’

Street Fighter The Movie

The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere.

There will be a quiz later. Just leave a tab open for us, will ya?

Robert Duvall at SXSW 2014: ‘We’d moon each other on the set of The Godfather“‘ — Henry Barnes at The Guardian has a brief conversation with Duvall, and it’s a conversation with Robert Duvall so go read it.

Dirty Harry: Counter-Counterculture Hero” — Phil Noble Jr. at Badass Digest has a deeper read on a character we think of as a shoot-first-ask-questions-never kind of guy.

Street Fighter: The Movie — What Went Wrong” — Chris Plante at Polygon has a stellar, stellar profile on a schlock bomb that was also a hotshot writer’s one chance at directorial success.

Cheering in the Oscars pressroom” — Mark Caro at The Chicago Tribune thinks that Awards Season reporters as a unit are operating below the integrity of sports journalists. But is “How does losing feel?” really a more serious question than “How does winning twice feel?”?

IMDB/Amazon Starmeter involved in meter rigging, a year-long investigation reveals” — The Herald de Paris uses a contributors presence on IMDB to test programs that inflate Starmeter ratings, then blackmail users with deflated numbers, and the trail leads all the way back.

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

Read More from Scott Beggs
Get Film School Rejects in your email. All the cool kids are doing it:
Previous Article
Next Article
Reject Nation
Leave a comment
Comment Policy: No hate speech allowed. If you must argue, please debate intelligently. Comments containing selected keywords or outbound links will be put into moderation to help prevent spam. Film School Rejects reserves the right to delete comments and ban anyone who doesn't follow the rules. We also reserve the right to modify any curse words in your comments and make you look like an idiot. Thank You!