"What They Had" finds welcome humor in a tragic setting                Glenn Close, Hugh Jackman and Director Damien Chazelle to Receive Hollywood Film Awards                Ben Foster continues a hot streak with “Galveston”                Paul Dano and Zoe Kazan have captured brilliance with "Wildlife"                Amandla Stenberg, John David Washington, Yalitza Aparicio, Felix Van Groeningen & Crazy Rich Asians To Receive Hollywood Film Awards                David Gordon Green puts his stamp on "Halloween" and crafts a terrific sequel                "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" deliciously pairs Richard E. Grant with Melissa McCarthy                "22 July" sees Paul Greengrass effectively depict another tragic historical event                Timothée Chalamet and Rachel Weisz to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards                Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet are gunning for awards with "Beautiful Boy"                "Bad Times At The El Royale" is overstuffed yet pulpy fun from Drew Goddard                87 films will contend for Best Foreign Language Feature this year                "First Man" is another stunning achievement for Damien Chazelle and Ryan Gosling                Updated Academy Award predictions for early October                Bradley Cooper makes a stunning directorial debut with the Oscar frontrunner "A Star Is Born"        

Tag Archives: Rape

Johnny Depp apologizes for “rape” comments

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Johnny Depp is learning that certain words should not be used in any context because they are bound to offend. The “Pirates of thee Caribbean” star and two-time Oscar nominee described photo shoots as “rape” in a recent interview with Vanity Fair. “Well, you just feel like[...]

“Straw Dogs” Review

HollywoodNews.com: If not for the fact that it were a remake of a beloved 1971 Sam Peckinpah film, Rod Lurie’s Straw Dogs would be a prime example of what we claim we want in our popcorn entertainment. It is, quite simply, an old-fashioned star-driven thriller with an emphasis on[...]

Gabrielle Union relates to Rihanna’s “Man Down” video

HollywoodNews.com: Rihanna’s “Man Down” music video has gotten some heat over the storyline where her character shoots and kills a man who sexually assaulted her, but Gabrielle Union is stepping in to explain how it is for someone who has been there. Union opened up over Twitter about having tried to[...]

Angelina Jolie Writer and Director: “In the Land of Blood and Honey”

HollywoodNews.com: “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” Jolie’s film about the early 90’s Bosnian Civil War, has been picked up for distribution by FilmDistrict (Graham King) and will debut December 23rd, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “The film is specific to the Bosnian War, but it’s also universal. I[...]

Roman Polanski’s third sex accuser

HollywoodNews.com: Roman Polanski can’t get a break. It’s almost as though he’s running for public office. Edith Michelle Vogelhut, a model he knew in the ‘70s, is accusing him of rape. Vogelhut spoke with the Los Angeles district attorney in May. Apparently, according to the New York Daily News,[...]