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The idea of the auteur is a somewhat romantic notion. The term suggests that a director is the sole author of his work, putting an artistic imprint on a film or television show that is so singular, that the vision is solely theirs. However, accepting t…

“Mindhunter” isn’t David Fincher’s first time at the Netflix rodeo. In 2013 he shepherded “House Of Cards” onto the streaming service, directing the first two episodes of the show which is heading into its sixth season next year. However, Fincher hasn’…

David Fincher is a notoriously meticulous filmmaker. Detail-oriented to the point of obsession, his directorial style hovers on the cusp of perfection. Fincher’s films are often identifiable in their subject matter, tonality, and color palate. Bu…

Before Kathleen Kennedy and co. hired J.J. Abrams to direct “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” the movie was one of the hottest gigs in town. Many names circled and were rumored for the job, and David Fincher was among those tossed into the mi…

It’s not unusual for shows not make it through the development process and land a series order, but it’s not often that they are as high profile as David Fincher‘s “Utopia.” The proposed HBO series was a remake of the Brit…

It’s not lost on anybody that studios are currently chasing blockbusters. The mid-budget, original movie — something made for $30-60 million — almost doesn’t exist anymore. Instead, executives are trying to maximize branded content, hoping …

While David Fincher‘s recent career turn to television might seem surprising, those familiar with his history have always known he’s had an affinity for the small screen format. The director has an extensive list of music videos to his name…

**Spoilers ahead** By now, you’ve been hearing the steady buzz that has been building around David Fincher‘s Netflix series “Mindhunter.” Based on a true story, the series takes viewers to the 1970s, where a pair of FBI agents s…

Marvel‘s massive machine may be dominating the multiplex and growing like crazy on the small screen, but no one would call the efforts high art. While Kevin Feige has certainly done a tremendous job rounding up top-tier talent for the Marvel Cine…