Latest James Schamus News

Moonrise Kingdom Sets Per-theater Record

29th May 2012

Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, starring Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Frances McDormand, may have come away empty handed as a competitor at this year's Cannes Film Festival, which it opened, but it shattered...

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Duvall & Swank To Be Honoured At Gotham Film Awards

30th September 2010

ROBERT DUVALL, HILARY SWANK and filmmakers DARREN ARONOFSKY and JAMES SCHAMUS are to be honoured at the 20th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York in November (10).All four will be presented with a...

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Ledger Was Miserable On Brokeback Mountain Set

17th January 2009

HEATH LEDGER had a miserable time on the BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN set - because director ANG LEE treated the late star like an "alienated prop", according to the film's producer JAMES SCHAMUS. In an Entertainment Weekly...

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Fascinating Fact 5013

12th March 2008

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN director ANG LEE and his screenwriting/producing partner JAMES SCHAMUS were honoured with a freedom of expression award on Tuesday (11Mar08) at the ShoWest convention for their contributions to the film industry.

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Fascinating Fact 4942

1st March 2008

Director ANG LEE and producer JAMES SCHAMUS will be presented with the inaugural Freedom Of Expression award at the movie industry's ShoWest Convention in Las Vegas on 11 March (08) - for releasing LUST, CAUTION...

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Randy Quaid Sues Over Brokeback Pay

24th March 2006

Actor RANDY QUAID is suing the producers of cowboy romance BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN for $10 million (GBP5.8 million), claiming he was underpaid for his supporting role as rancher JOE AGUIRRE. The 55-year-old star filed suit in...

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Lee Slams Dusty Rumours

1st March 2006

LATEST: Director ANG LEE has rubbished reports he is set to do a movie based on the life of late British pop star and closet lesbian DUSTY SPRINGFIELD. Media reports last week (begs20FEB06) speculated...

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Brokeback Mountain Takes Top Pga Award

23rd January 2006

Controversial movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN was named Best Picture at the 17th annual Producers Guild Of America (PGA) awards last night (22JAN06), keeping it on track for Oscar glory in March (06). The ANG LEE-directed...

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Hulk Sequel To Go Ahead

24th June 2003

A sequel is already planned for Hollywood blockbuster THE HULK according to the film's star ERIC BANA - even though the first movie has just been released. The Australian star does not know any...

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