April 27, 2017

Tag Archives: Jonathan Safran Foer

“Extremely Loud” and Stephen Daldry’s Oscar chances — AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The “Awards Season Screener” of choice from family members visiting over the holiday weekend was Stephen Daldry’s “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.” (The second most popular was Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse,” followed by “The Artist.”) All three went over very well – an extremely unscientific poll, which[...]

“Extremely Loud” having international premiere in Berlin – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Stephen Daldry’s “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” which held its premiere over the weekend in New York City, is taking its promotional campaign overseas. The film will hold its international premiere with an out-of-competition screening at the Berlin International Film Festival. This year’s event runs from Feb.[...]

Oscars: “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” a human journey – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: That uppercut to the gut we’ve been waiting for all awards season? It finally arrives in the form of young Thomas Horn. Full reviews still have to be held until closer to release date, but I’m currently allowed to comment on the awards hopes for the film,[...]

Oscars: “Extremely Loud” reveals its second, longer trailer – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: It’s the last of the Oscar hopefuls to maintain a shred of mystery. Stephen Daldry’s “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” a 9/11-set adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s award-winning novel about a young boy (Thomas Horn) searching for a treasured item left behind by his father (Tom Hanks),[...]

Eastwood’s “J. Edgar” and “Extremely Loud” land new release dates – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A few films with Oscar potential are positioning themselves on the awards calendar as we start to shake off the summer heat and settle in for what’s shaping up to be a promising awards season run. Let’s start with Clint Eastwood, who annually hears his name in the[...]

Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock drama “Extremely Loud” adds John Goodman

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Kudos to Stephen Daldry, who continues to add impressive character actors to his upcoming adaptation of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.” John Goodman is the latest name added to an ensemble that’s already headlined by Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock. The film, based on Jonathan Safran Foer’s 2005[...]

Sandra Bullock, Tom Hanks could be sharing the screen together

HollywoodNews.com: Warner Bros. and Paramount are hoping that Sandra Bullock and Tom Hanks will crank it up in their co-production “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.” The project is based on the dramatic novel by Jonathan Safran Foer about a boy who finds a key that belonged to his late father who[...]

Paul Rudd to star in “My Idiot Brother”

HollywoodNews.com: Anthony Bregman of Likely Story and Peter Saraf and Marc Turtletaub of Big Beach announced that Paul Rudd has signed on to star in “My Idiot Brother,” a comedy about family and the sacrifices it takes to deal with them. Based on a screenplay by Evgenia Peretz and David[...]