Tag Archives: Edward Zwick

Tom Cruise is in his action hero comfort zone with “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”

There’s almost no one left in Hollywood quite like Tom Cruise. He’s the epitome of a movie star, through and through. This week, he looks set to rule the box office and the action movie genre again with Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. Another franchise outing for Cruise, it’s a[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Tom Cruise

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at a real A-lister, and that happens to be Tom Cruise. For some, he’s become just an aging action hero, while others long for the days when he still did drama. Personally, I’m still enamored with the star power[...]

WGA to honor Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz with 2012 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The WGA plans to reveal its nominees for the top features of 2011, but before that announcement (scheduled for Thursday), the group revealed that writing partners Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick will be honored with the 2012 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television. Recipients of the honor are[...]

Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal seek “Love” and other nominations – OSCAR IN A MINUTE

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Ed Zwick’s “Love and Other Drugs” opens today. What are the film’s chances in the annual Oscar race? Tracking the Oscar race is a daily occurrence here at HollywoodNews.com. Oscar in a Minute is our new audio podcast that weighs in, briefly, on items that move us[...]

Anne Hathaway on nude scenes: ‘Racy’ and ‘mortifying’

HollywoodNews.com: Taking her clothes off in front of the camera is the hardest part of the job for actress Anne Hathaway. The “Princess Diaries” actress had to shoot some nude scenes in the upcoming Edward Zwick film “Love and Other Drugs” with Jake Gyllenhaal – moments that were “mortifying” for[...]

Awards Season Roundup: “Love and Other Drugs” opens AFI Fest

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Ed Zwick’s “Love and Other Drugs” kicked off the AFI Fest last night. Variety’s Justin Chang has panned it. HitFIx’s Drew McWeeny praised it. I’m with Chang. The picture[...]

AFI Fest to open with Zwick’s “Drugs,” close with Aronofsky’s “Swan”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It looks like AFI Fest is going to provide us with our first glimpse of Ed Zwick’s “Love and Other Drugs.” The director’s romantic drama has been named Opening Night film for the annual fest, which will be held Nov. 4-11, in Los Angeles. “AFI is where it[...]

‘The Hurt Locker’s’ Kathryn Bigelow elected to Academy’s Board of Governors

HollywoodNews.com: Director Kathryn Bigelow, film editor Anne Coates and documentarian Michael Moore have been selected to make up the year’s first-time electees to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors. Coates received her award for the editing of “Lawrence of Arabia,” Moore won in the Documentary Feature[...]