Reopening Hollywood in a COVID World

Reopening Hollywood in a COVID World

Latest Update: July 23, 2020 In today's world of Covid-19, restarting television and film production is a topic facing close analysis worldwide. From logistics to craft service to wardrobe and even director's chairs, everything about production is being scrutinized. Lee Roth and Roth Stock Pictures have been following the topic closely since mid-April, when Lee …

Joker Is Most Definitely, Absolutely Not a Superhero Movie!

Joker: Now Playing

Wow! OK ... We'll start with that! Next? The controversy ... Did Warner Bros. Entertainment​ glorify the character? Most definitely, absolutely not! Did they adore the character and put him up on a pedestal? Well ... there's that one scene ... This is most definitely, absolutely -NOT- a superhero movie! Joker ​ is a deep …

Production Stills On Set of The Stoneman

The Stoneman Production Stills - Pat Morita, Chris Atkins, Robin Riker

Having begun my Hollywood career shooting production stills for HBO and Pay-Per-View, it was exciting to land my first independent film gig on the set of "The Stoneman".

The Origins of the Name Roth Stock

My memorial to Old School days! A lot of people don't know the origin of the name Roth Stock for my company. Back in the "Old Days" when movies were actually shot on FILM (the F-word!) ... If you ran out of film and you had maybe, three pages of dialogue left, you didn't want …

On Set Making “Secret In Their Eyes”

On set making "Secret In Their Eyes"

On the set of "Secret In Their Eyes". 🚓🚔 The helicopter pilot was AMAZING. 🚁 Yes, he's really flying INSIDE Dodger Stadium ... BELOW US! That's a camera on a 30 foot tether hanging underneath. This was one of the rehearsals before they seated us behind home plate as he flew overhead to capture us …

In Hollywood, It’s All About Who You Know – But There Really is More To It

Hollywood and Vine

There has been a lot going on in the past week that I haven't been sharing here. So first, this was Friday night at 11:02pm at the corner of Hollywood and Vine. I had just left a meeting at this world-famous intersection. The photos below are from my cell and were posted on Instagram @roth.stock and …

Motorcycle By Knight

Motorcycle By Knight

With everyone posting photos of the welcome #ElNino #LARain today, I thought this shot, taken near Fox Studios with a dashboard cam (and yeah .... filtered around just a bit!), was especially "LA." I also thought my costuming friends might appreciate this particular Sir Knight's dedication to his craft! 😉 Additional Resources: 20th Century Fox We’re …

Secret In Their Eyes Official Trailer #1

While the other two movies I have been in this year are comedies, "Secret In Their Eyes" is definitely not funny. You will be on the edge of your seat. Pinky swear! 😮 "He can quit his job. He can change his name. He can dump his car. I will still ... find him." The …