Tag Archives: Jersey Boys

The tenuous nature of being an early Academy Award frontrunner

It’s hardly a brand new sentiment to express, but you really can never script Oscar season. No matter how you think the awards race is going to go, at least to some degree it always turns out different. This year is obviously no exception, so today I wanted to take[...]

“Jersey Boys”: What’s Up with the 2015 Awards Race

Directed by: Clint Eastwood Written by: Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice Main Cast: John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, Michael Lomenda, Vincent Piazza, Christopher Walken, Mike Doyle, Steve Schirripa, and many more… Past Oscar relations: Clint Eastwood is a four time Oscar winning filmmaker, most recently winning Best Picture and Best Director for Million[...]

Clint Eastwood: Spotlight on the Stars

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to go old school and take a look at a classic A-lister, and that happens to be one Clint Eastwood. Depending on your age, he’s either a director who used to be an actor or a childhood icon who’s now become a rather[...]

“Jersey Boys” doo-wopping their way to the big screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Following in the tap-dancing footsteps of “Chicago,” “Hairspray” and countless other stage-to-screen adaptations, the smash Broadway sensation “Jersey Boys” will make the leap to movie theaters. Graham King’s GK Films acquired film rights to the show, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The Tony Award-winner documents the rise and fall[...]

Helen Mirren’s movie “Love Ranch” to debut in Cannes film market

By Roger Friedman This is a big week for Oscar winner Helen Mirren. The famed British actress got to see herself turned into wax yesterday at Madam Tussaud’s in London. On Saturday, her movie, “Love Ranch,” directed by her famed husband Taylor Hackford, will debut in the Cannes film market. The film market[...]