Posts by Robert Camacho Roman

Hollywood’s Approach for Casting ‘Akira’

As Warner Bros. works to cast the live-action version of the Japanese cult class Akira, Robert Camacho Roman looks at the controversy the studio faces in casting a white actor or an Asian actor in the lead.

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Top-10 Independent Films of the 2000s

Robert Camacho Roman ranks the best independent films since 2000.

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Interview: ‘Rubber’ Director Quentin Dupieux

What kind of a person would direct a movie about an inanimate tire that destroys whatever and whomever it wants? Quentin Dupieux would. Robert Camacho Roman interview the director of Rubber.

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Review: ‘Rubber’

What happens when you make a movie about a tire that can destroy anything it wants and falls in love with beautiful French woman? You get Rubber. Robert Camacho Roman reviews this unusual film.

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Glee-fully Changing the Hollywood Business Model

By generating revenue through music downloads, CD sales, and touring, Glee is changing how television shows are produced.

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Can a Trailer Predict an Oscar?

The Oscar candidates for this year are close to being settled, but Robert Camacho Roman saw a trailer for the film The Tree of Life, and thinks it might be a contender next year.

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