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Watch Ron Howard’s Jay Z Documentary Made In America

Showtime debuted the Ron Howard-directed documentary about Jay Z and last summer’s inaugural Made In America festival on Friday, and someone has bootlegged it and put it online. The 90-minute feature covers the acts that performed that weekend, like Run-DMC, Pearl Jam, and Janelle Monae, as well as Philadelphia locals, including people who worked o… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / October 14, 2013 - 12:16 pm

Watch The Made In America Movie Trailer

The last time Jay-Z made a documentary out of a concert, it was called Fade To Black, and it was incredible. Last year, Jay curated and headlined the first iteration of his Made In America festival in Philadelphia. Willow director Ron Howard (he’s made a lot of movies, but Willow is obviously the best one)… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 30, 2013 - 3:35 pm

Go Behind-The-Scenes Of Little Duck, James Murphy’s Short Film For Canon

Last year Canon and Oscar-winning director Ron Howard launched a contest for filmmakers of all ilks to compete for five spots in a festival, the lineup of which also includes five celebrity directors: James Murphy, Jamie Foxx, Eva Longoria, designer Georgina Chapman, and Twitter co-founder Biz Stone. We spoke to Murphy about it then, and… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / August 7, 2013 - 2:36 pm

Who Should Star In The Steven Tyler Biopic?

I feel like I had some ideas for the Elton John version of this game, but when it comes to Steven Tyler’s biopic, I’m pretty stumped. He should just play himself, like Mr. Burns did in A Burns For All Seasons. Thoughts? Help? Ron Howard’s production company picked this up, which isn’t getting me any… More »

By: Corban Goble / October 18, 2011 - 3:22 pm

Jamie Foxx’s New Music Video Is Insane

Forest Whitaker, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Samuel L. Jackson appear. And T-Pain, don’t forget him. Also, Ron Howard? And it’s called “Blame It (On The Alcohol).” Are we sure this isn’t from FunnyOrDie? Watch at Videogum. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 26, 2009 - 5:10 pm