Saturday, August 24, 2013
MIKE ON RADIO: Breaking Down Summer's Indie Film Surge
On Thursday's KCRW Hollywood Breakdown, John Horn and I talked about this summer's indie film hits. Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine has opened to the widest release yet for one of his films. Lee Daniels' The Butler is poised to make $100 million and other smaller films like The Way, Way Back, The Purge, Mud and Fruitvale Station are all proving that films considered to be "adult fare" can still attract audiences.