Rebecca Murray

Rebecca Murray is Editor in Chief at Showbiz Junkies.com, an online site covering films, TV, music and other entertainment-related news, reviews and recaps. Murray founded the comprehensive and well trafficked entertainment site after 13 years helming the Hollywood Movies channel for About.com, consistently one of that network's top-rated sites. Murray is also an obsessed Corgi mom.

 

Articles by Rebecca Murray

 

SPOTLIGHT October 2016: Bonni Cohen, Acclaimed Director and Producer

Bonni CohenThe filmmaking team of Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk explore the results of social media bullying with the new thought-provoking, conversation-starting documentary, Audrie & Daisy.

The documentary, which is currently streaming on Netflix, focuses primarily on two teenage sexual assault victims who had their humiliation made public via Facebook and other online social media outlets. The documentary should be considered a must-see for high school students, and the filmmakers should be applauded for their approach to this disturbing topic. Read on.

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SPOTLIGHT September 2016: Vera Farmiga, Actress and Filmmaker

Vera FarmigaVera Farmiga earned an Oscar nomination as well as AWFJ, BAFTA, Broadcast Film Critics, Screen Actors Guild, and Golden Globe nominations for her outstanding work in 2009’s Up in the Air. But that was just the tip of the awards iceberg as Farmiga’s been recognized for her impressive work in diverse roles by film critics and awards organizations worldwide throughout her 20+ year career. Read on>>.

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AWFJ Women On Film – Rebecca Murray’s Top Ten of 2009

‘Avatar’

‘(500) Days of Summer’

‘Up’

‘An Education’

‘Inglourious Basterds’

‘The Hurt Locker’

”The Road’

‘Zombieland’

‘Up in the Air’

‘District 9′

And, for the annotated version: Read more>>

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