5 CELEBRITIES YOU DIDN’T KNOW WERE JEWISH

HOLLYWOOD – Film making and show business has had a long tradition of wonderful Jewish performers, but sometimes as a result of anti-Semitism or the short-sightedness of casting directors, some prefer to keep their ethnic identities under wraps. Here are five celebrities who you might not have realized were actually Jewish. Mel Gibson: Born in … Continue reading “5 CELEBRITIES YOU DIDN’T KNOW WERE JEWISH”

5 THINGS THAT ARE WRONG WITH BETTER CALL SAUL

HOLLYWOOD – Breaking Bad spin off show Better Call Saul is entering its second season and there are precisely five things wrong with it. Season 2 of Vince Gilligan’s Better Call Saul is underway and I think the time has come for me to get some things off my chest. First of all let me … Continue reading “5 THINGS THAT ARE WRONG WITH BETTER CALL SAUL”

5 EASTER EGGS IN THE GHOSTBUSTERS TRAILER

HOLLYWOOD – The new Ghostbusters movie got its first trailer this week and the internet did a back flip and two treble double nelsons in delight. The Studio Exec watched the new Ghostbusters remake with some trepidation and was ready to find all the Easter eggs and other goodies hidden in Paul Feig’s take on … Continue reading “5 EASTER EGGS IN THE GHOSTBUSTERS TRAILER”

TOP 5 MOVIES WITH PEOPLE IN THEM

HOLLYWOOD – In our relentless mission to list every single aspect of cinema and film making the Studio Exec is proud to present a list of 5 movies that have people in them. The Studio Exec FACT Squad was sent through the archives and watched every film ever made and here are the top five … Continue reading “TOP 5 MOVIES WITH PEOPLE IN THEM”

COMIC-CON 2015 RULE CHANGES

SAN DIEGO – The 2015 Comic-Con has begun in San Diego and a number of rule changes have been announced. Due to a large amount of illegal foolishness at last year’s comic-con in San Diego, the authorities have decided on a number of new rules to keep things under control. 1. No costumes for anyone … Continue reading “COMIC-CON 2015 RULE CHANGES”

5 MOVIE SEQUELS WE REALLY DON’T GIVE A SH*T ABOUT

HOLLYWOOD – Summer is here and the time is right for Movie Sequels We Really Don’t Give a Sh*t About, not even a little bit. The Studio Exec FACT squad have been hanging around the SE Bungalow looking a bit grim of late so we sent them out on a recon mission to find the … Continue reading “5 MOVIE SEQUELS WE REALLY DON’T GIVE A SH*T ABOUT”

GAME OF THRONES GUIDE FOR NOVICES

WESTEROS – So everyone has been talking about Game of Thrones and now Season 5 is on and you’ve not watched, or read the 23,467 pages of the George RR Martin novels Songs of Fire and Ice. Especially for you the Studio Exec FACT squad has prepared a quick catch up guide so you won’t … Continue reading “GAME OF THRONES GUIDE FOR NOVICES”

5 FILMS WITH EGGS IN THEM

HOLLYWOOD – I know what you are thinking. It’s Easter but what egg themed film am I going to watch? Well, the Studio Exec FACT squad has been out on the prowl and has carefully selected five EGG themed films for your viewing pleasure. ENJOY. 1. Cool Hand Luke. During this prison drama Paul Newman’s … Continue reading “5 FILMS WITH EGGS IN THEM”

QUENTIN TARANTINO’S TOP FIVE HERBIE MOVIES

HOLLYWOOD – Quentin Tarantino is not only a screenwriter, director and actor, he’s also an inveterate list maker. Following his now famous top ten lists and compilations, the Studio Exec is delighted to bring you Quentin Tarantino’s top 5 Herbie films, featuring the loveable VW bug. 1. Herbie Goes Bananas: “Although a late addition to … Continue reading “QUENTIN TARANTINO’S TOP FIVE HERBIE MOVIES”

JACK RYAN VS JACK REACHER

HOLLYWOOD – You want to watch a movie with Jack in the title but do you choose Jack Reacher or Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. Here’s our handy FREE cut out and keep 5 FACT guide. 1. In the CIA or out of the CIA? Jack Ryan is in the CIA, I think and Jack Reacher … Continue reading “JACK RYAN VS JACK REACHER”

TOP 5 SOCCER FILMS

BRAZIL – In honor of the World Cup Studio Exec has taken time out of his busy schedule to use his top 5 Soccer Films.  1. Escape to Victory – It has Pele, Michael Caine and Sylvester Stallone as a goal keeper. Directed by John Huston and co-starring Max Von Sydow it’s actually better than … Continue reading “TOP 5 SOCCER FILMS”

5 STORIES WE DIDN’T WRITE

HOLLYWOOD – There are a number of stories in the past that have been attributed to the Studio Exec which were not our work and we would like in the interests of clarity and intellectual honesty to make this abundantly clear. Here is a list of stories which have caused some confusion. 1. Matthew McConaughey’s Oscar … Continue reading “5 STORIES WE DIDN’T WRITE”

5 ACTORS WHO DIED

 HOLLYWOOD – Even in Hollywood where stars shine bright, Death, the Grim Reaper, the stretches his inimitable bony hand. Studio Exec pays his respects to five actors who died (with a list). 1. Oliver Hardy: Hilarious half of comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, Oliver Hardy died.  2. Humphrey Bogart: One of Hollywood’s unlikeliest leading men, … Continue reading “5 ACTORS WHO DIED”