Will DiGravio

Will DiGravio is a Brooklyn-based critic, researcher, and video essayist, who has been a contributor at Film School Rejects since 2018. Follow and/or unfollow him on Twitter @willdigravio.
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The Universe Doesn’t Want More Tom Cruise Movies in the World

By Will DiGravio 

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ and ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ have been delayed again — until 2022. Hopefully, they actually come out then.

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The Real Story Behind ‘Queenpins’

By Will DiGravio 

The crime comedy is based on a counterfeit coupon empire that shocked law enforcement.

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A Brief History of the Search for a New ‘Jeopardy!’ Host

By Will DiGravio 

The effort to replace Alex Trebek has become engulfed by controversy.

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A Brief History of New Hollywood Directors Making Musicals

By Will DiGravio 

With the release of ‘West Side Story’ later this year, Steven Spielberg is one of the last “Movie Brats” to make a musical of his own.

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The Real Story Behind ‘The Last Picture Show’

By Will DiGravio 

A small town’s gossip inspired Peter Bogdanovich’s classic film.

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The Real Story Behind ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’

By Will DiGravio 

Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield star as two televangelists who build a business empire.

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A Brief History of the Beef Between Martin Scorsese and Superhero Movies

By Will DiGravio 

James Gunn is the latest representative of Marvel to tangle with the cinema legend.

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Jennifer Hudson Shines as Aretha Franklin in ‘Respect’

By Will DiGravio 

Tony-nominated stage director Liesl Tommy makes her feature film debut with a powerful portrait of the Queen of Soul.

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The Real Story Behind ‘The French Connection’

By Will DiGravio 

A series of wild events and true-life figures inspired William Friedkin’s classic 1971 film.