Tag Archives: Flight

Brad Pitt to star and Robert Zemeckis to direct a sweeping romantic thriller from writer Steve Knight, to be produced by Graham King for Paramount pictures, GK films and New Regency

Paramount Pictures, GK Films and New Regency today announced that Brad Pitt will star, and Robert Zemeckis (“FLIGHT,” “FORREST GUMP”) will direct, an original story by Steve Knight (“THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY,” “DIRTY PRETTY THINGS”) to be produced by Graham King (“RANGO,” “THE DEPARTED”), who developed the project, alongside Zemeckis and[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Denzel Washington

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at pretty much one of the definitions of an A-list actor. He’s Denzel Washington, a two time Academy Award winning thespian and giant in the industry. Washington does more than just act of course, he’s an iconic movie star,[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Robert Zemeckis

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an A-list director, one who’s really influenced the industry in a big way. The filmmaker in question? Why, Robert Zemeckis, of course. He’s known for his work with visual effects, for sure, but his talents go beyond that.[...]

“Flight” director Robert Zemeckis to be honored at Palm Springs Film Fest – OSCARS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Robert Zemeckis’ return to live-action, the thrilling substance-abuse drama “Flight,” continues to earn accolades as the awards season rolls on. Today, the 24th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival announced that it will present the Oscar-winning director with its Director of the Year Award at the event,[...]

Denzel Washington joins the Oscar race, promotes “Flight” on Letterman

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: My immediate impulse after catching up with Robert Zemeckis’ “Flight” this week was to Tweet, “Welcome to the Best Actor race, Denzel Washington.” The longer I let the movie sit, though, it seemed like a 140-character reaction to a film that attempts – and accomplishes – so[...]

OSCARS – Denzel Washington takes ‘Flight’ to new heights!

Robert Zemeckis’ latest film Flight starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington is not only thoroughly entertaining and terrifically structured, it encompasses a soul that Hollywood hasn’t really delivered in quite some time. The film, that closed the New York Film Festival, is simply one of the best films of the[...]

“The Hollywood Spotlight Awards” line-up includes Samantha Barks, Bella Heathcote, Tom Holland, John Magaro, Ezra Miller, and Kelly Reilly

HollywoodNews.com:The “Hollywood Film Awards” will present its annual “Hollywood Spotlight Awards” lineup of exciting new talents onstage at the Hollywood Film Awards® Gala Ceremony. The recipients are Samantha Barks (“Les Misérables”), Bella Heathcote (“Not Fade Away”), Tom Holland (“The Impossible”), John Magaro (“Not Fade Away”), Ezra Miller (“The Perks of Being[...]