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“Black Swan” reactions from early Venice press screening

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Darren Aronofsky’s ballet drama “Black Swan” will open the Venice Film Festival tonight. But press members attending this year’s festival were in a screening this morning and opinions already are starting to flood the Internet. Embargoes be damned! If you’d like to avoid spoilers, please click away from[...]

Michael Douglas looks strong, talks throat cancer on “Letterman”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Michael Douglas appeared on “The Late Show with David Letterman” last night, and though he was there to drum up support for his return as Gordon Gekko in Oliver Stone’s “Wall Street” sequel, the actor also opened up about his battle with throat cancer. “I got cancer,” said[...]

Sofia Coppola’s ‘Somewhere’ a ‘portrait of modern-day L.A.’

HollywoodNews.com: In crafting her latest drama-edy “Somewhere,” director Sofia Coppola revealed in an interview how Los Angeles served as her muse while she was in Paris. “It started with wanting to write about Los Angeles, and I was living in Paris at the time. So thinking about Los Angeles, this character[...]

TIFF officials say no bed bugs in Scotiabank Theatre

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sounds like the bed bugs won’t be biting attendees of the Toronto International Film Festival. Responding to reports that an audience member received bites while at the Scotiabank Theatre – hub for TIFF’s upcoming press and industry screenings – festival officials have scoped out the area and declared[...]

TIFF ’10: Keira Knightley and Sam Worthington in “Last Night”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to preview anticipated titles screening at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in our “Road to Toronto” feature. The fest kicks off on Sept. 9, and HollywoodNews.com will be on the ground bringing you reviews, interviews, and a clearer glimpse at the ever-shifting Oscar race. To read[...]

Venice film panel to reward best 3-D feature

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: With the Venice Film Festival prepping to open tomorrow with the world premiere of Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan,” organizers have announced a continued commitment to 3-D technology, bridging the gap between classic and modern cinema. Takashi Shimizu (“Ju-on,” “The Grudge”) heads the festival’s jury panel, which will select[...]

Ben Affleck, Jeremy Renner talk tough in exclusive “Town” clip

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Toronto International Film Festival tends to create scheduling issues. Do I take the time to see a movie like Ben Affleck’s “The Town,” which was selected as a Gala screening at the 35tht annual fest? Or do I wait a week and a half, see the[...]

Sony launches “Social Network” site, unveils tons of photos

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: For so many reasons, “The Social Network” sits atop my must-see list of the fall season. David Fincher, in my opinion, is a genius filmmaker. Three of his pictures – “Se7en,” “Fight Club” and “Zodiac” – are modern masterpieces. And I fall into the camp of people who[...]

TIFF venue infested with bed bugs?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Last week, I joked on Twitter that I might start calling the Toronto International Film Festival the Scotiabank Theatre Festival. It looked like I would be spending the bulk of my time in Canada at that multiplex, as it was hosting almost every press screening. So yeah, this[...]

TIFF ’10: Clint Eastwood’s spiritual, supernatural “Hereafter”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to preview anticipated titles screening at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in our “Road to Toronto” feature. The fest kicks off on Sept. 9, and HollywoodNews.com will be on the ground bringing you reviews, interviews, and a clearer glimpse at the ever-shifting Oscar race. To read[...]
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