April 27, 2017

Tag Archives: Osama Bin Laden

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Review by Kirk Honeycutt

Kathryn Bigelow’s follow-up to her Oscar-winning best picture, “Hurt Locker,” is an even tougher and more gripping war picture taking place in the world of terrorist-tracking espionage. This is, of course, her much anticipated depiction of the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden, “Zero Dark Thirty.” Stripped of the usual gung-ho[...]

Jessica Chastain on Bigelow, Boal and the ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ ending – OSCARS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You could say that Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty” has encountered choppy waters since experimenting with a limited release at the tail end of last year (so as to be eligible for Oscar consideration). Not from critics, mind you. Bigelow’s taut, tense depiction of the CIA and[...]

Central Intelligence Agency says Kathryn Bigelow’s film “Zero Dark Thirty” is not accurate

The Central Intelligence Agency has issued a statement about Kathryn Bigelow’s film “Zero Dark Thirty.” This must be a first. I can’t remember a time the austere CIA said anything about a Hollywood film. But they are not happy. Of course this will probably create more interest in Bigelow’s film[...]

New: Zero Dark Thirty Official Final Trailer

For a decade, an elite team of intelligence and military operatives, working in secret across the globe, devoted themselves to a singe goal: to find and eliminate Osama bin Laden. Zero Drak Thirty reunites the Oscar winning team director-producer Kathryn Bigelow and writer-producer Mark Boal (The Hurt Locker) for the[...]

New York Film Critics Circle goes with “Zero Dark Thirty,” Bigelow – OSCARS

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This turned out to be a very good day to conduct “Zero Dark Thirty” interviews. As I sat across from Jessica Chastain and Jason Clark to discuss their roles in Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty,” the uncompromising thriller about the military’s efforts to unearth Osama Bin Laden was[...]

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[...]

“Zero Dark Thirty” by Kathryn Bigelow teaser

by Mark Johnson HollywoodNews.com: Kathryn Bigelow (deservedly) became the first female to win the Best Director Oscar for her Best Picture winning film The Hurt Locker (2010). Her controversial follow-up to Locker looks to be just as intense, as she and her Oscar winning scripter, Mark Boal, take us into the[...]

George Clooney arrested during protest in D.C.

HollywoodNews.com: George Clooney has been arrested in Washington D.C. while out protesting in regard to the Sudan crisis where innocent men, women and children have been hurt. Clooney was arrested with a number of other people who were protesting in front of the Sudanese embassy, states TMZ. Clooney was arrested for[...]

Jessica Chastain up for role in Kathryn Bigelow’s Seal Team 6 thriller

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jessica Chastain had a massive year in 2011, appearing in multiple Oscar-worthy projects from “The Help” to “The Tree of Life.” She has the potential to carry that momentum into 2012 by picking in-depth, fascinating scripts and directors to work with. Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow certainly qualifies. Chastain[...]

Kathryn Bigelow’s Bin Laden drama could be pushed to 2013

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Kathryn Bigelow’s follow-up to her Oscar-winning “The Hurt Locker” was going to attract attention mo matter the topic. But when it was revealed that she was mounting a military drama about our nation’s hunt for Osama Bin Laden with “Hurt Locker” screenwriter Mark Boal, our interest level[...]
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