Tag Archives: Black and White

The Toronto Film Festival has crowded the Oscar field in a big way

If there’s one thing you can count on from the Toronto International Film Festival each and every single year, it’s that the fest is going to launch a ton of major Academy Award contenders. This year, that was no exception, as the race really has begun to take its initial[...]

The Toronto Film Festival will again play host to scores of Oscar hopefuls

With today’s announcement that David Dobkin’s film The Judge will open the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, I figured that it was a good time to talk about the TIFF lineup. That Robert Downey Jr. vehicle will seek to become an awards player, and it’s not alone. Each year, scores[...]

“The Artist” kicks off the 14th annual Savannah Film Festival – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: And with that, the 14th annual Savannah Film Festival is underway. “That” being an Opening Night screening of “The Artist” to a packed house at Trustees Theater on Saturday evening. Celebrity guest list included Alec Baldwin, James Toback, and “Artist” co-star James Cromwell, who was gracious and[...]

Francis Ford Coppola unlikely to make big studio films

HollywoodNews.com: Francis Ford Coppola will continue to make small, indie films. The director announced his creative game plan at a private party during the New York City Wine & Food Festival. “(My) future film projects would be small- budget and big on (my) personal experiences,” said the Oscar winning director. It’s no[...]

Ricky Martin strips down in “My Skin Talks” video

Ricky Martin, who is best known for his breakthrough song “La Copa de la Vida,” has been recognized as an international pop star. On March 29, he publicly came out as gay, posting the following statement on his website: “I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual[...]