April 30, 2017

Tag Archives: Cinema of Japan

Spotlight on the Stars: Scarlett Johansson

After last week’s look at Jennifer Lawrence, I think this is now going to become another weekly series for me, tentatively called “Spotlight on the Stars”. Each week, I’ll look at an actor/actress/filmmaker that I’d like to celebrate in some way. It could be due to something of theirs coming[...]

‘Housewives of OC’ star cuts her hair short

HollywoodNews.com: For once not all the women on ‘Real Housewives of Orange County’ will have long blonde hair as Alexis Bellino recently chopped her hair much shorter. Bellino recently revealed that she took out of extensions and cut her hair in a style she has been wanting to do for some[...]

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[...]

Fantastic Fest announces first wave of programming

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: With the majority of the film community turning its collective attentions to San Diego for the brewing publicity storm that is Comic-Con, the good folks at Fantastic Fest in Austin have decided to steal a little thunder of their own by announcing the first wave of programming.[...]

Shinya Tsukamoto’s Tetsuo II and III picked up by IFC Films

HollywoodNews.com: IFC Films, the leading American distributor of independent and foreign films, announced today that the company has acquired North American rights to two films from director Shinya Tsukamoto’s acclaimed Tetsuo trilogy: TETSUO III: THE BULLET MAN, the third installment in the series and the first new Tetsuo film in[...]