Tag Archives: Crash

Oscar® Forecast: Look for the wealth to be spread around

If the numbers hold true, look for the wealth to be spread around at the Oscars® this year. I have created a statistical model to predict the Oscars®, using numerical data from critic scores, other awards shows, and guild awards over the past 15 years. This method is entirely mathematical: no[...]

Matt Dillon latest “Crash” co-star to sue for lost profits

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Controversy continues to swirl around Paul Haggis’ “Crash,” which won three Oscars in 2006 including the top prize for Best Picture. “Crash” co-star Matt Dillon filed a claim in Los Angeles Superior Court yesterday claiming he was still owed nearly $100,000 in profits, according to a report in[...]

Russell Crowe, Paul Haggis eyeing ‘Equalizer’ gig

HollywoodNews.com: CBS’ ‘80s metropolitan vigilante TV series “The Equalizer” is getting a big-screen makeover by “Crash” director Paul Haggis. Project reteams Haggis with Russell Crowe who has been linked to “Equalizer” for some time. Haggis recently finished directing Crowe in “The Next Three Days” which is set to bow[...]

Nicole Kidman’s ‘Rabbit Hole’ groomed by Lionsgate for Oscar run

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Oscar race just got a little more crowded. Lionsgate has snared distribution rights to John Cameron Mitchell’s drama “Rabbit Hole,” based on a David Lindsay-Abaire play, and intends to release it before Christmas, says The Wrap. It’s the studios intention, according to the piece, to push the film[...]

Sandra Bullock: most sought after actress?

HollywoodNews.com: After a year of ups and downs, it appears that Sandra Bullock has become one of, if not the most sought after actress in Hollywood. As she graces the cover of Entertainment Weekly, it labels her the most powerful actress on the planet, reports Hollyscoop. And others confirm that she[...]

Dennis Hopper to be remembered on Starz Edge

HollywoodNews.com: Dennis Hopper – a true Hollywood icon and Renaissance man will be remembered on Starz Edge, Thursday, July 29 beginning at 8:00 p.m. (et/pt). The Academy Award(r) nominated actor, director, artist and photographer who passed away on May 29th, recently received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame[...]

Bob Dylan to kick off Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival

HollywoodNews.com: The 40th Annual Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival in Seattle, Washington has become a great venue to showcase emerging talent alongside veterans. The festival has just announced the lineup for the weekend, which includes a festival kick-off by the legendary Bob Dylan. The opening night will also feature Neko Case[...]

Ryan Phillippe talks about his gay role on “One Life to Live”

By Greg Hernandez Long before there was Oliver Fish and Kyle Lewis, Ryan Phillippe played gay teenager Billy Douglas on ABC’s One Life to Live. The 34-year-old actor had not yet starred in such films as Cruel Intentions, Gosford Park, Igby Goes Down, Crash and Stop-Loss when he was on the soap[...]

Bob Yari doesn’t regret Oscar credits battle

When the Academy Awards are handed out Sunday night in Hollywood, Bob Yari will be watching the star-studded show like millions of other movie buffs around the world. “I love watching great films get their due,” Yari said. But so much has changed for Yari since 2006, when “Crash,” a film about[...]