Archive: Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Behind the Candelabra chronicles a tempestuous six year romance between megastar pianist, Liberace, and his alleged lover, Scott Thorson. Thorson is author of the novel of the same name.

Steven Soderbergh: Another Steven in Hollywood

Steven Soderbergh, director of this month’s movie, Behind the Candelabra (2013), can boast an impressive resume. He has spun out movie-making magic with Sex, Lies and Videotape (1989), Traffic (2000), the Ocean’s Eleven series (2001), and Magic Mike (2012). His movie Erin Brockovich (2000) won him a much-deserved Oscar. Yet, he is not the best-known Steven in the movie-making business.

Steven Soderbergh Inspired by Spielberg

Soderbergh’s inspiration came through his serious exposure to movies from his movie-buff father, coupled with an awe-inspired viewing of Jaws (1975) — directed by Steven Spielberg, of course. Continue reading Steven Soderbergh: Another Steven in Hollywood