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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Paul McCartney Mesmerizes

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Showbiz411 readers: we are still posting here all the time. But Showbiz411 has also sort of overnight hooked up with Forbes magazine’s Forbes.com. The stories are there, but it’s like we’ve moved into a house before all the construction has finished. But keep checking www.forbes.com on a[...]

Rihanna follows other struggling artists, canceling tour stops

HollywoodNews.com: Concert tours are struggling this summer and Rihanna is just one of the latest artists to cancel some gigs. The pop singer axed stops in Denver, Indianapolis, Phoenix, Dallas and Atlanta on her Last Girl on Earth Tour due to “scheduling conflicts.” Prior she canceled a July[...]

Capitol Records to launch program for Beatles’ Apple Records catalog

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The word around Capitol Records is that they’re about to launch a re-master re-release program for the Beatles’ Apple Records catalog. Those were the days, my friend. We thought they’d never end. We were wrong. The last time someone cleaned up and re-released the Apple catalog was back in[...]

Ken Starr’s criminal indictment doubles to $59 million

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Money manager to the stars, Ken Starr, had his criminal indictment increased from $30 million to almost double that at $59 million yesterday. As I told you when this first began on June 1st, the number is going to keep getting larger. Singer Carly Simon, whom I knew had[...]

Nikki Reed talks “Eclipse” on the Ellen Degeneres Show

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: As part of Today’s summer movie preview special, the Ellen Degeneres Show hosted “Eclipse” star Nikki Reed. Appearing briefly near the end of the show (after “The Office” star Steve Carell’s interview and James Taylor and Carole King’s musical performance of “You’ve Got a Friend”), Nikki[...]

David Steven Cohen to receive WGA East Richard B. Jablow Award

BY STAFF David Steven Cohen will receive the Writers Guild of America, East’s (WGAE) Richard B. Jablow award for devoted service to the Guild. The award is named for Richard B. Jablow, who helped found the WGAE, authored its constitution, and served as its first counsel. Former WGAE President Chris Albers[...]