Todd Haynes explores the world of children with "Wonderstruck"                MUDBOUND and COCO to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards                "The Killing of a Sacred Deer" pairs Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman once again                "Wonder Wheel" closes NYFF with a commanding Kate Winslet turn                Sam Rockwell and Allison Janney to Receive Hollywood Supporting Actor and Hollywood Supporting Actress Awards at "Hollywood Film Awards"                Hollywood Contenders – Looking at Best Adapted Screenplay hopefuls                "Breathe" aims to return Andrew Garfield to Oscar contention                Mary J. Blige, Timothée Chalamet and the Cast of "I, Tonya" - Margot Robbie, Allison Janney, Sebastian Stan, Paul Walter Hauser to be honored at the 21st Annual "Hollywood Film Awards."                New Trailer drops for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"                "Goodbye Christopher Robin" reveals the origins of Winnie the Pooh                Hollywood Contenders – Looking at Best Supporting Actress hopefuls                "The Florida Project" is one of the year's best films                Trailer for "Wonder Wheel" showcases one of Woody Allen's most visual efforts to date                “Blade Runner 2049” and “Jigsaw”: Films to see in October                Hollywood Contenders – A first crack at 2017 Golden Globe predictions        

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Hollywood Contenders – Looking again at filmmakers this year due their first win

A few months ago, I took a look at writers and directors in the 2015 Oscar race who have previously been nominated for Academy Awards but yet to take home the gold. It was a fairly speculative piece, but now that the season is beginning to separate the contenders from[...]

David O. Russell and Ridley Scott: Which filmmaking contenders this year are most due for their first win?

Much like I said last week, of the many storylines that begin during awards season, few are usually as compelling as the ones centered around who’s most due for an Academy Award. I think that it’s usually pretty satisfying to see a former bridesmaid finally become a bride, as it[...]

Jessica Chastain indeed has the top two movies of the weekend

This weekend provides a fascinating lesson at the would-be star system and the extent to which it exists in Hollywood today. Jessica Chastain indeed as the top two movies of the weekend. Mama (review), which was sold more on executive producer Guillermo Del Toro than anyone in front of[...]

This Week In Movies By Pete Hammond – Poor Box Office

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: Seems like Hollywood wants to blame poor boxoffice receipts this final weekend of August on Hurricane Irene. I will blame it on bad movies. How about that? Don’t be afraid of Hurricanes, Hollywood. Be afraid of movies like Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark. Clearly with[...]

Katie Holmes horror “Don’t Be Afraid” coming in August

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: FilmDistrict isn’t afraid to take a chance on the new horror flick “Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark.” The distribution outfit acquired the Guillermo del Toro-produced horror film, and will release it in the U.S. on Aug. 12. Katie Holmes and Guy Pearce star in this remake of[...]

Neil Patrick Harris is taking on the world of video games

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Hey, the Academy Awards hosting gig went to James Franco and Anne Hathaway so what’s a guy with the mad award show hosting skills of Neil Patrick Harris to do? He’s going to be hosting tonight’s 8th Annual Video Games Awards on Spike TV! Neil won an Emmy for[...]

Peter Jackson confirmed as “Hobbit” director

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Breaking news! They actually got Peter Jackson, of all people, to direct “The Hobbit!” What’s that? You already knew that? Like, from a year ago. No, no. That was a rumor. It was never confirmed. First it was Guillermo Del Toro, but he left. And then there was[...]

Guillermo del Toro taking “Trollhunters” to DreamWorks Animation

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Has “Hellboy” director Guillermo del Toro traded a “Hobbit” for a troll? That’s the news out of DreamWorks Animation, where del Toro reportedly will write and direct “Trollhunters” a feature-length cartoon based on a young-adult book that del Toro also penned. “I wanted very much to develop a story[...]

TIFF ’10: Javier Bardem and Alejandro González Iñárritu are “Biutiful”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to preview anticipated titles screening at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in our “Road to Toronto” feature. The fest kicks off on Sept. 9, and HollywoodNews.com will be on the ground bringing you reviews, interviews, and a clearer glimpse at the ever-shifting Oscar race. To read[...]

Katie Holmes to amp her comedic-timing with Adam Sandler, Al Pacino

HollywoodNews.com: Katie Holmes has scored a female lead in the upcoming Adam Sandler-Al Pacino comedy “Jack and Jill.” The Sony film will be directed by Dennis Dugan, who is behind many of Sandler’s biggest hits including this summer’s “Grown Ups” ($159 million) and the comedian’s biggest grosser, 1999’s “Big Daddy” ($163[...]
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