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The best of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

There aren’t many power couples in Hollywood anymore, but Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are certainly one of them. They haven’t worked on the same project together since Mr. and Mrs. Smith, but tomorrow they co-star in By the Sea, which Jolie also wrote and directed. I wrote briefly about[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Robert Zemeckis

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an A-list director, one who’s really influenced the industry in a big way. The filmmaker in question? Why, Robert Zemeckis, of course. He’s known for his work with visual effects, for sure, but his talents go beyond that.[...]

“Flight” screenwriter John Gatins on Denzel Washington and his fear of flying – OSCARS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A major Oscar player for Paramount, Robert Zemeckis’ “Flight” opened to positive reviews (76% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes) and a healthy weekend take of $24.9 million. The number was incredibly steady for Zemeckis, who returned to live-action for the first time since “Cast Away,” and carried under[...]

“Battle: Los Angeles” Wins Box Office War

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: As expected, the heavily-hyped Battle: Los Angeles (teaser/review) topped the box office this weekend, grossing an estimated $36 million. If that number holds, it will be the twelfth-biggest March opening in history, and a rock-solid start for a would-be tentpole that cost (depending on who you[...]