Becca Gardner is wonderful as the good-hearted little Griff who refuses to be daunted by all the heart-ache and resentment on dad's ranch and this young actress proves there's another young child actress in Hollywood besides Dakota Fanning.
"Richard E. Roeper" is an American columnist and film critic for The Chicago Sun-Times and who was a co-host from 2010 until 2014 on The Roe and Roeper Show with Roe Conn on WLS-AM. He co-hosted the television series At the Movies (U.S. TV series)/At the Movies with Roger Ebert from 2000–2008, as Gene Siskel's successor.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous critics! More Richard Roeper on Wikipedia.
King Kong. We shouldn't discount that as an Oscar contender.
I've heard from people who have said some of the nicest things I've ever heard in my career and I've heard vicious things, ... But, hey, we're doing the same thing to the movies every week, so if I can't take it I'd better deal.
This is a great professional thing, ... It's a personal thrill, but it's not changing my life in the most important ways. It shouldn't.
If the worst thing that happens to you in a typical day is that somebody out there doesn't like your style on a nationally syndicated TV show about the movies, you're having a pretty good day.
Even after doing a couple of those it never even occurred to me that it would become a full-time gig, ... That might be one of the reasons it worked out, because I wasn't auditioning. ... I was just doing it for the fun experience of doing it.
To me it's one of the best performances of the year. I think she's got a good shot.
Mel Gibson is a masterful storyteller, and this is the work of his lifetime.