‘The eyes of Tammy Faye’: Jessica Chastain becomes the most controversial telepreacher in the United States | Culture

For a decade, Jessica Chastain (Sacramento, 44) has carried the character of Tammy Faye Bakker in her guts. “It’s funny, because, as far as I can remember, I’ve never been on a long-term project that I got off of,” recalls Chastain. “When I’m serious, I’m very loyal,” he concedes. In 2012 he saw the documentary … Read more

69 SSIFF. The Power of the Dog, The Eyes of Tammy Faye y Todo ha ido bien.

THE POWER OF THE DOG Directed by: Jane CampionIntérpretes: Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons, Kodi Smit-McPheeCountry: New Zealand-AustraliaPearls Synopsis: Charismatic ranch owner Phil Burbank inspires fear and wonder in those around him. When his brother brings his new wife and her child home, Phil torments them until he is exposed to the possibility of … Read more

‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye,’ ‘The Card Counter’ Revive Indie Box Office

After a summer with only sporadic major releases, the specialty box office can finally begin its post-shutdown rebuild in earnest as Searchlight released its biopic “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” this weekend and Focus’ “The Card Counter” entered its second weekend. “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” was released on 450 screens this weekend and grossed … Read more

‘Eyes Of Tammy Faye’, ‘Blue Bayou’ Show Arthouse Resurgence Remains Elusive – Specialty Box Office

The Eyes Of Tammy Faye from Searchlight Pictures finished in the top ten domestically (at no. 9) with the highest per screen average of the group after Shang-Chi and Free Guy. Its estimated PTA, $1,500 in 425 theaters, bested newcomers Blue Bayou and wide releases Cry Macho and Copshop on a per screen basis. That’s … Read more

Eyes of Tammy Faye Director Michael Showalter on Televangelists

The Eyes of Tammy Faye director Michael Showalter believes America’s longstanding fascination with televangelists and charismatic leaders has to do with the nation’s Christian roots mixed with unbridled capitalism. “It’s a very American thing. America is rooted in these early Christian spiritual principles and values, plus this capitalist, rugged, individual thing,” he says. “And the … Read more

‘Eyes Of Tammy Faye,’ ‘Blue Bayou’ Seek Arthouse Momentum; Delta “Calmed Down” In Some Markets – Specialty Preview

The Eyes of Tammy Faye has something going for it that Searchlight Pictures’ Summer of Soul did not — a minimum 45-day exclusive theatrical window now that Hollywood appears to be in the midst of a pivot to encourage moviegoing. Eyes, directed by Michael Showalter, opens on 425 screens, expanding to another 400 next weekend. … Read more

‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ & ‘The Card Counter’ – News, Sports, Weather, Traffic, and the Best of Minnesota, and the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Widespread Damage After Blustery Storms Sweep Through The MetroAs of early Friday morning, more than 70,000 people were without power in the Twin Cities and western Wisconsin. 1 minute ago Morning Headlines: Sept. 17, 2021Jason DeRusha reads about Ford hiring workers to deal with demand with their eclectic F-150 and the ongoing expansion of plant-based … Read more

TV series ‘George & Tammy’ resumes in Wilmington, adds Michael Shannon

“George & Tammy,” a TV miniseries about late county stars George Jones and Tammy Wynette, has re-opened offices in Wilmington after going on hiatus this past spring. The production, which had already announced that Oscar-nominated actress Jessica Chastain would play the role of Wynette, recently added fellow Oscar nominee Michael Shannon to play the role … Read more