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Oscars®: The Top 25 (Best Original Screenplay)

Continuing a new weekly series I’m doing…we’re talking the top 25 Oscar winners in just about every single one of the Academy Award categories. Aside from the shorts and something like Best Sound Mixing like I mentioned previously, I’ll be hitting them all over the coming weeks and months, including[...]

More and more Stars present at Oscars: Salma Hayek Pinault, Melissa McCarthy, Liam Neeson and John Travolta

Actors Salma Hayek Pinault, Melissa McCarthy, Liam Neeson and John Travolta will present on the Oscar telecast, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. Hayek Pinault earned an Oscar nomination for her leading performance in “Frida.” She will be seen next in “Grown Ups 2.” McCarthy earned a nomination[...]

Django Unchained – Kudos for Quentin Tarantino @ Rome Film Festival

The 7th Rome Film Festival (Festival Internazionale del Film di Roma) will confer its Lifetime Achievement Award to Quentin Tarantino. The American director, screenwriter, actor, and producer, winner of an Oscar® for Pulp Fiction, the author of extraordinary works such as Reservoir Dogs, Jackie Brown, Kill Bill:Vol.1, Kill Bill:Vol.2 and[...]

Is Quentin Tarantino Out of Touch?

By Michael Russnow Last Thursday, I looked forward to watching Craig Ferguson’s interview with Quentin Tarantino on CBS’s The Late Late Show, because I mostly enjoy the quirky director and particularly liked his latest film Django Unchained. Yes, his films are fraught with violence, but the dialogue exchanges and story twists are[...]

Quentin Tarantino, writer/director of “Django Unchained,” to receive the “Hollywood Screenwriter Award”

HollywoodNews.com: The 16th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, presented by the Los Angeles Times, is pleased to announce that screenwriter/director Quentin Tarantino will be given the “Hollywood Screenwriter Award,” at this year’s awards gala. “We are honored to present this award to Quentin for his unique and exceptional creative vision at this[...]

Kudos for Quentin Tarantino at the MOMA

HollywoodNews.com: It’s Oscar season soon, so it’s time for tributes and special awards that will highlight directors of Oscar buzzed films. Now we’re told that the Museum of Modern Art’s fifth annual Film Benefit, to be held on December 3rd at 6:30 PM, will honor writer / director Quentin Tarantino.[...]

Harvey Weinstein talks Oscars, Michelle Williams and the charm of “My Week With Marilyn” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Pulp Fiction.” “The English Patient.” “Good Will Hunting.” “Shakespeare in Love.” “Chicago.” “The Aviator.” “Gangs of New York.” “The Reader.” “The King’s Speech.” For decades, Harvey Weinstein’s name has been synonymous with the Academy Awards, and his influential fingerprints have been all over the Oscar season. Weinstein[...]

Quentin Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction,” “Jackie Brown” making Blu-ray debut

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: On Oct. 4, two of Quentin Tarantino’s early masterpieces finally make their way to Blu-ray in extras-laden releases that are sure to please every disc collector and QT enthusiast. In preparation for the anticipated releases of “Pulp Fiction” and “Jackie Brown,” the studio has shared with us[...]

Miramax streaming chunk of library on Facebook

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Studios have explored streaming movies on Facebook. Warner Bros. blasted the social networking tool with their “The Dark Knight” while Paramount and Universal has dipped their to in the water. But Miramax is about to make a major splash with the largest offering of titles in the[...]

Venice Film Festival adds more jury members

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Darren Aronofsky now knows who will be helping him hand out trophies at the Venice Film Festival in the fall. Representatives for the fest confirmed on Friday that Todd Haynes, Andre Techine, Mario Martone and actress Alba Rohrwacher – all of whom have had films in Venice –[...]
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