David Frankel
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
News // 2 Articles
//Columns

Meryl Streep, Sex Goddess
21 Mar 2013 // 6:30 PM

Meryl Streep is portraying a string of desirous mammas, these days. In Mamma Mia, It's Complicated and Hope Springs, each of the leading ladies are mothers with grown children and a sexual appetite. A healthy one.

//Reviews

'Hope Springs' Eternal, and So Does Formula
7 Aug 2012 // 11:36 PM

While you can appreciate that Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones are the focus here, as opposed to playing the parents or employers of younger, superficial types, they end up in the same place as those younger types.

Born to Birding: 'The Big Year'
16 Oct 2011 // 10:30 PM

As Edith (JoBeth Williams) watches her birder husband head off on yet another adventure in search of a fabulous and strange species, she's not imagining that he's going to come back enlightened, more passionate, or even richer.

//News

Our sob stories: Beyond ‘Marley' — tear-jerking music, art, TV, plays and books
13 Jan 2009 // 11:06 PM

Sad sells. Let's put it another way: Somewhere, Aristotle is chortling into the sleeve of his tunic. It was the Greek philosopher and literary critic,

Making 'Marley & Me' with director David Frankel
4 Dec 2008 // 10:57 PM

MIAMI - When filmmaker David Frankel showed a rough cut of his film "The Devil Wears Prada" to his boss, Fox 2000 Pictures president Elizabeth Gabler,

//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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