Tag Archives: Anglo-Scots

Stellar “Kevin” trailer drops ahead of Savannah premiere – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You’re supposed to “leave ‘em laughing,” as the old saying goes. So maybe the programmers at the Savannah Film Festival should have reversed tonight’s double feature, which begins in Trustees Theater with the ensemble comedy “Butter” before transitioning into Lynne Ramsay’s visceral “We Need to Talk About[...]

“We Need to Talk About Kevin” takes top prize at BFI London – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Interesting developments out of London, where Lynne Ramsay’s provocative parental drama “We Need to Talk About Kevin” took home the Best Film prize at the BFI London Film Festival Wednesday night. Ramsay’s film — which has amassed a strong critical following with screenings at Cannes, Telluride and[...]

“Melancholia,” “We Need to Talk About Kevin” kick start TIFF 2011 coverage – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The 2011 Toronto International Film Festival is underway, and I’m staring at back-to-back, five-movie days Thursday and Friday. But where else in the world can a voracious cine-geek move from one Cannes buzzer (Lars von Trier’s “Melancholia”) to another (Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin”)[...]

“Harry Potter” Stars Competing for Emmy Awards Tonight

HollywoodNews.com: The 2010 Primetime Emmy Awards will air toinght, and two stars from the “Harry Potter” films have been nominated for awards in non-Potter projects. Michael Gambon and Maggie Smith have both been nominated in the “Miniseries or TV Movie” categories, with Gambon receiving an Outstanding Supporting Actor nod for[...]

Emma Thompson to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: British star and Oscar winner Emma Thompson – best known to this generation as Professor Trelawney from the Harry Potter movies and as the title character in the Nanny McPhee movies, will receive her very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The announcement was[...]

Nanny McPhee 2 Reunites Potter Co-Stars

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Nanny McPhee Returns to the big screen on August 20 and she’s bringing some backup from Hogwarts with her! Academy Award winning actress Emma Thompson, who both wrote the screenplay and stars as the titular character, returns to teach discipline to another set of naughty children[...]