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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Vin Diesel and Paul Walker: How the “Fast and Furious” franchise became a hit

Later on this week, the Fast and Furious franchise brings their seventh installment to the big screen with Furious 7. The sixth sequel in what is now a juggernaut of a series, we find things coming to a sort of fork in the road. Obviously, the death of Paul Walker[...]

“Abduction” review: fault lies with the script and stunts

HollywoodNews.com: A good movie can overcome a weak central performance (see – On Her Majesty’s Secret Service), just as a sparkling central performance can make a mediocre movie feel like a great one (see – Iron Man). But a poor story combined with a mediocre lead performance is a[...]

Taylor Lautner unveils full “Abduction” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Taylor Lautner revealed the first trailer for his upcoming thriller “Abduction,” a John Singleton film about mistaken identities that’s due out in September. Lautenr preview the clip Wednesday night on MTV, but we’ve got it below. In the film, Lautner plays a teenager whose world is flipped when he[...]

Taylor Lautner may want a career path like Tom Cruise

HollywoodNews.com: It seems that Taylor Lautner might be the new Tom Cruise for this young generation, and it isn’t just because girls love him. As Lautner prepared to take on his first major lead role in the upcoming film ‘Abduction,’ director John Singleton told him to check out Cruise’s career path,[...]