Category: Media

IAR Interview with Morgan Freeman and Virginia Madsen: “The Magic of Belle Isle”

•• IAR’s Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to sit down with Academy Award-winner Morgan Freeman and Academy Award-nominee Virginia Madsen to talk about their work on The Magic of Belle Islle. The two acclaimed actors discussed the new film, what it’s like being on a Rob Reiner set, the difference between filming on location and shooting on a sound stage, and why W.C. Fields said never work with children or animals. To watch “I am rogue” exclusive interview with Morgan Freeman and Virginia Madsen about The Magic of Belle Isle, please click on the video player above.

Currently available on iTunes and VOD and opening in theaters on July 6th is the new drama from acclaimed filmmaker Rob Reiner entitled The Magic of Belle Isle. The movie stars several actors who have worked with Reiner before including Academy Award-winner Morgan Freeman, Academy Award-nominee Virginia Madsen, Kevin Pollack and Fred Willard.

Monte Wildhorn (Freeman) is a famous Western novelist whose struggle with alcoholism has sapped his passion for writing. He takes a lakeside cabin for the summer in picturesque Belle Isle, and befriends teh family next door – an acttractive single mom (Madsen) and her young daughters who help him find inspiration.

The Magic of Belle Isle is currently available on iTunes and VOD and opens in theaters on Friday, July 6th.

MGU Interview with Virginia Madsen

•• The Movie Geeks speak with actress Virginia Madsen about her new film The Magic of Belle Isle, which is directed by Rob Reiner (Misery, The Bucket List) and stars Morgan Freeman.  You can listen the interview below.

“The Magic of Belle Isle” Teaser & Featurette

•• Check out this wonderful teaser and featurette that Magnolia Pictures made for “The Magic of Belle Isle”. The film has been distributed by Magnolia Pictures and it’s now available to rent on iTunes,  Video On Demand since June 1st and will be available in theaters on July 6th. You can watch the trailer in High Definition over on Apple.

In an effort to tap into his original talent, a wheelchair-bound author moves to a rural town, where he befriends a single mother and her three kids, who help reignite his passion for writing.

Season Finale of JAN (Episode 15)

•• See how it’s all resolved in the Season 1 Finale of JAN. Watch the last espisode below. “Jan is left alone with Robbie and an erotic dance ensues with the camera as the object of much affection. Robbie takes Jan to see his world and photograph it.”

Watch Episode 14 of Jan!

•• Finale of JAN is tomorrow! Who’s excited for this? Plus, high definition screencaptures of today’s episode (number 14) of JAN have been added in the photo gallery. Don’t forget – tomorrow, after the JAN finale, the show’s creator and some of the stars will be in a Google+ Hangout LIVE on Young Hollywood at 11am PDT/2pm EDT. Want to be one of the lucky fans to join? Submit a question for the stars and we may use it in the Hangout, tweet all your questions via twitter @WIGS or @YoungHollywood.