Posts tagged "ruby sparks"

Zoe Kazan On Writing And Starring In “Ruby Sparks” With Boyfriend Paul Dano

In Ruby Sparks, out today in limited release, two things elude young novelist Calvin (Paul Dano): an idea for his second book and a meaningful relationship. When an enchanting redhead named Ruby Sparks (Zoe Kazan) comes to him in his dreams, she fills both those needs. Calvin starts writing Ruby's story as fast as he…

By: Tres Sugar / July 25, 2012

Zoe Kazan On Critiquing The Manic Pixie Dream Girl Trope In “Ruby Sparks”

"Everybody is setting out to write a full character. It's just that some people are limited in their imagination of a girl. [A character in "Ruby Sparks" named] Cal's brother says that in the film: "You've written a girl, not a person." I think defining a girl and making her lovable because of her music…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 19, 2012