Tag Archives: director /actor

Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” exits the Oscar race – ANALYSIS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Once the awards season gets underway (which annually happens right around this time), we spend a decent amount of our time separating the titles with Oscar potential from the titles with simple Oscar hopes. Usually, this requires a screening of the film, we can judge its awards[...]

“Last Exorcism” clip offers clues you might not want to see

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Lions Gate has a problem on its hands. How do you market a movie like “The Last Exorcism,” which opens in theaters on Friday, without “showing your cards” regarding some of the film’s secrets? Well, you start by putting Eli Roth’s name above the title. The director-actor has[...]

Kathryn Bigelow Wins DGA Feature Film Award

The winners of the 2009 Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards and the recipients of the Guild’s 2010 Career Achievement Awards were announced Saturday during the 62nd Annual DGA Awards Dinner at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. Kathryn Bigelow won the DGA’s Outstanding Directorial Achievement[...]