Strong showings for "Eighth Grade" and "You Were Never Really Here" highlight the Independent Spirit Award nominations                Review: Round-Up: "At Eternity's Gate", "The Clovehitch Killer", "Jonathan", and "The Last Race"                "Green Book" is a crowd pleaser of the highest order and a definite Oscar contender                Steve McQueen and a phenomenal ensemble cast help make "Widows" look effortless                "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs" offers something for every type of Coen Brothers fan                Updated Academy Award predictions for early November                Review Round-Up: "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch", "El Angel" "The Long Dumb Road", and "Outlaw King"                Taking a look at potential Best Documentary Feature contenders                "The Front Runner" is a terrific and timely film for right around Election Day                Hollywood Film Awards Marked the Launch of Awards Season                Taking a first crack at Golden Globe predictions                “The Favourite” and “The Front Runner”: Films to see in November                Awkwafina to Host 22nd Hollywood Film Awards                Review Round-Up: "Bodied", "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms", and "The Other Side of the Wind"                Rosamund Pike is a force to be reckoned with in "A Private War"        

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Screen Actors Guild: Do Some Good Today!

The SAG Awards® Ceremony Auction benefiting the Screen Actors Guild Foundation’s Children’s Literacy and Emergency Assistance programs begins online today at 6 p.m. (PT) at sagawards.org/auction. The auction offers collectibles from nominated films and TV shows such as ‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Downton Abbey,’ ‘Homeland,’ ‘Les Miserables,’ ‘Lincoln,’ ‘Mad Men’ and ‘Silver[...]

Paul Rudd in “Idiot Brother” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “My Idiot Brother” has become “Our Idiot Brother.” Outside of that, not a lot of changes have been made to Jesse Peretz’s comedy, which bowed at Sundance earlier this year and now is on track for an Aug. 26 release. A full trailer for the comedy arrived[...]

Sundance: “My Idiot Brother” sold to The Weinstein Company

hollywoodnews.com: The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it has acquired domestic rights to Jesse Peretz’s new film MY IDIOT BROTHER, which had its world premiere Saturday night at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. The company also acquired distribution rights for the U.K., Germany, France and Japan. TWC[...]

Andy Garcia: With any economy, dreams need to be pursued

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Andy Garcia had hoped to get his “Hemingway & Fuentes” film starring himself, Anthony Hopkins and Annette Bening, before the cameras this year. But as of now, he’s still working on getting the financing together for the indie feature he wrote himself[...]

Paul Rudd joined by handful of comedic talents for “Idiot Brother”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Paul Rudd’s “Idiot Brother” is getting some company. Hugh Dancy (“Confessions of a Shopaholic,” “Adam”), Kathryn Hahn (“Revolutionary Road,” “Step Brothers”), Academy Award-nominated actress Shirley Knight, and Janet Montgomery (“Black Swan”) have joined the cast of the Jesse Peretz directed, “My Idiot Brother,” a comedy about family[...]

Martin Scorsese adds a few more to his impressive “Hugo Cabret” ensemble

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Emily Mortimer (“Shutter Island”) and Michael Stuhlbarg (“A Serious Man”) have joined the ensemble cast of Martin Scorsese’s adventure film “Hugo Cabret,” shooting now in London. The live action 3D film, based on Brian Selznick’s New York Times best-seller, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, already stars Ben Kingsley,[...]

Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer deal with “Idiot Brother”

Hollywoodnews.com: A string of hot actresses — Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer and Rashida Jones – are playing opposite Paul Rudd in the upcoming comedy “My Idiot Brother.” Film, which is expected to roll before the cameras next month in New York, is being directed by Jesse Peretz and[...]

“Shutter Island”: A conversation with Producer Mike Medavoy

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS Exclusive interview of HollywoodNews.com’s Executive Editor Robert W. Welkos and Hollywood producer Mike Medavoy regarding his upcoming movie, “Shutter Island,” in theaters February 19. Synopsis: From Oscar®-winning director Martin Scorsese, “Shutter Island” is the story of two U.S. marshals, Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Chuck Aule (Mark[...]