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“The BFG” marks Steven Spielberg’s first collaboration with Disney

Believe it or not, legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg has yet to make a movie over at Disney. He finally has though, with the release this week of The BFG, based on the classic book of the same name by Roald Dahl. As I’ll get into below, Spielberg and Disney have[...]

Hollywood Contenders – “The Big Short” continues to impress on the precursor circuit

About a month or so ago, The Big Short first started making the pre release rounds, building up buzz and goodwill. Then, critics were able to begin chiming in, speaking about how fond they were of Adam McKay’s film. Now, in the past few days, the precursors have supported the[...]

Hollywood Contenders – “The Big Short” is trying to crash the Oscar party

Almost every year, we get a late breaking contender into the Oscar race that hopes to upend things and carve out a spot for itself across the board. Last year, that hopeful was American Sniper, and we all know how well that did (no sarcasm there, for once). This year,[...]

Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess begin filming Lone Scherfig’s “One Day”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Production has begun on “One Day,” the feature-film version of David Nicholls’ acclaimed novel of the same name. The film stars Academy Award nominee Anne Hathaway (“Rachel Getting Married”) and Jim Sturgess (“21”), under the direction of Lone Scherfig (“An Education”). Nicholls adapted his book into the “One[...]