Movie Reviews & Interviews from Washington

INTERVIEW: Eddie Redmayne & Anthony McCarten of ‘The Theory of Everything’

Posted on November 13th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

A powerful film that is part biopic and part love story, The Theory of Everything tells the story of the marriage between Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) and Jane Wilde (Felcity Jones) and Stephen’s timeline with ALS. Director James Marsh’s film documents the scientific breakthroughs Stephen discovered through his work and his journey up until writing his bestseller titled […]

INTERVIEW: Jeremy Renner & Michael Cuesta of ‘Kill the Messenger’

Posted on October 9th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

On a sunny afternoon at the Mandarin Oriental in Washington, DC, fellow WAFCA member Lauren Bradshaw and I sat down with acclaimed actor Jeremy Renner and director Michael Cuesta to discuss their new film Kill the Messenger. Renner & Cuesta talk about the struggles and joys of filming in the nation’s Capitol, portraying real life […]

INTERVIEW: Michelle Monaghan of ‘Fort Bliss’

Posted on September 19th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

Written and directed by Claudia Myers, who spent five years making documentaries and training videos for the United States military, Fort Bliss follows one female soldier’s journey of coming back home after a 15 month deployment. Sergeant Maggie Swann (Michelle Monaghan) is an Army medic and single mother who returns to her home in Fort […]

INTERVIEW: Chloe Grace Moretz & Gayle Forman of ‘If I Stay’

Posted on August 20th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

Lauren B. ( Is this your first time in DC? Chloe Grace Moretz: Yes, my first time… not hers [points to Gayle]. Lauren B.: Did you get to explore a little bit? Chloe: Yeah, we got to drive around. I got to walk to the White House and took a photo in front of it. […]

INTERVIEW: Michael Pitt & Mike Cahill of ‘I Origins’

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

I, along with a couple of WAFCA members, sat down with Michael Pitt and Mike Cahill in Washington, DC to discuss their new film I Origins. After Michael pours everyone a glass a champagne, the director is the first one to open up about his newest film since 2011’s Another Earth. I Origins opens in […]

INTERVIEW: Rob Reiner, Director & Writer of ‘And So It Goes’

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

I sat down with Rob Reiner to discuss his new movie And So It Goes, starring Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton. Reiner goes through his entire career discussing Stand By Me, The Princes Bride, Flipped and most recently starring as Leonardo DiCaprio’s father in The Wolf of Wall Street. And So It Goes opens in […]

INTERVIEW: Richard Linklater, Director & Writer of ‘Boyhood’

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by admin@dcfilmgirl

It’s 5:30 pm on a rainy Wednesday in Georgetown at the Capella Hotel. Richard Linklater has been doing press interviews since Noon, but stands to greet myself and the other two reporters (Lauren Bradshaw from and Matthew Razack from with a smile and a handshake. After taking a picture together for the Boyhood […]

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