Lady Gaga to channel Barbra Streisand in ‘A Star is Born’ remake

By : Wire Report
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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper are starring in a remake of A Star is Born.

Warner Bros announced Aug. 16 that the film will mark the singer-actress’ first leading role in a movie and the directorial debut of the American Sniper actor-producer. Gaga will compose and perform new songs for the musical drama.

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Screened Out – American Hustle

By : Stephen Miller
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Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Renner, Robert DeNiro, Louis CK

A certain mythology has emerged along with the concepts of United States’  business savvy and ingenuity, that is the legend of the American swindle. Or Hustle, if you prefer. It’s this lawlessness that fascinates us about true stories like the Mizner brothers (whose dishonest land deals filled Florida and built Boca Raton). It’s the reason we love biopics like Catch Me if You Can, the movie about forger and scam artist Frank Abagnale.

American Hustle, set in the late 1970s, is about a whole cast of sneaky Americans. It’s like The Grifters meets a Martin Scorsese film. And if you can wade through the confusing, non-chronological beginning and a few slow spots in the middle, it’s a fun and funny examination of our sordid criminal underbelly.

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