Megan Ellison

God Bless Us, Everyone: Bennett Miller Planning New ‘Christmas Carol’ at Annapurna

by Charles Bramesco March 3, 2016 @ 8:34 AM
You can tell a lot about a person by their favorite rendering of Charles Dickens’ seminal Yuletide yarn A Christmas Carol. People who swear by the original text need to loosen up a bit and have some ’nog. Fans of the Muppet Christmas Carol are a...

Spike Jonze's Latest Gets a Title and Synopsis

by Jacob Hall September 2, 2012 @ 9:30 AM
Can anyone top producer Megan Ellison's production company, Annapurna, when it comes to having terrific taste in filmmakers? Case in point: the Coen brothers' 'True Grit,' Paul Thomas Anderson's 'The Master,' John Hillcoat's 'Lawless,' Wong Kar-wai's 'The Grandmasters,' Kathryn Bigelow's 'Zero Dark Thirty' and Andrew Dominik's 'Killing Them Softly.' Of course, there's also the next film from the great Spike Jonze, which finally has a title and an official synopsis.