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Tag Archives: Jack Reacher

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 Billionaire David Ellison

NAME: DAVID ELLISON SOURCE OF WEALTH: Family BIO: Son of Oracle’s Larry Ellison, whose net worth is estimated between 41.8 billion (Bloomberg) and $48 billion (Forbes). Brother of uber-producer Megan Ellison. USC film school graduate. Accomplished acrobatic pilot. MARITAL STATUS: Married to actress/singer Sandy Modic. HOLLYWOOD CONNECTIONS: His father once co-owned the 450-foot,[...]

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters wins weekend box office

This weekend’s lesson is “all the marketing prowess in the world doesn’t matter if you don’t have the movie”. Paramount has been batting 1.000 in terms of launching major fantasy-skewed franchise pictures. From at least summer 2007 with Transformers, they have been the most consistent performers in terms of[...]

“Skyfall” topped the box office in its fifth weekend

The decision by Warner Bros. to move The Gangster Squad (trailer) to January, 2013 and Universal’s choice to move Les Miserables from next weekend to Christmas day should have caused a giant game of musical chairs. It didn’t, and now we have the second December weekend in a row[...]

Does “Les Mis” move to Christmas Day affect its Oscar chances? – ANALYSIS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Christmas Day void left by Baz Luhrmann’s dearly departed “The Great Gatsby” didn’t stay empty for long. Universal, today, opted to move the release date of Tom Hooper’s highly anticipated “Les Miserables” back from Dec. 14 to Dec. 25, positioning the musical for an Oscar battle[...]

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[...]

Tom Cruise’s “One Shot” adds Rosamund Pike

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The versatile and beautiful Rosamund Pike, so excellent in “Barney’s Version” and a co-star in “An Education,” has been tapped to play Tom Cruise’s leading lady for the planned thriller “One Shot.” An adaptation of a Lee Child novel, “One Shot” casts Cruise as Jack Reacher, a military[...]

Tom Cruise’s “One Shot” could film in Pittsburgh after “Dark Knight”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Since when did Pittsburgh become Hollywood of the Midwest? Set reports from Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises,” currently filming in Steel City, hit the web on a daily basis. Viola Davis (“The Help,” “Doubt”) and Maggie Gyllenhaal recently wrapped filming of the educational drama “Steel Town” on[...]

Tom Cruise’s Jack Reacher thriller “One Shot” gets release date

By G. Clay Whittaker Hollywoodnews.com: The Tom Cruise empire is rolling forward again with another possible franchise debuting in just over 18 months. Christopher McQuarrie will direct Cruise in “One Shot,” an adaptation of the Lee Child bestseller by the same name. Indiewire says the film is expected to release Feb.[...]