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This Week In Movies by Pete Hammond

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: In typical Hollywood fashion studios are using the months of March and April to unleash a slew of adult-oriented thrillers, movies that aren’t sequels, prequels, comic books or other staples of the industry’s favored summertime fare. That’s why now we are getting Unknown, The Adjustment[...]

Paul: A comedic love letter to all things sci-fi – REVIEW

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Greg Motolla’s “Paul” is a swiftly plotted and consistently funny road-trip comedy about Graeme (Simon Pegg) and Clive (Nick Frost), best friends and sci-fi fanatics who are touring all the alien hot spots from Area 51 to Roswell on their way back from Comic-Con. But if you[...]

Simon Pegg’s “Paul” premieres, earns raves

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost premiered their sci-fi/comic-book/alien comedy “Paul” last night in London with a purple-carpet affair at famed Leicester Square. But it was thousands of miles around the globe, in the heart of the American southwest, where the “Shaun of the Dead” and “Hot Fuzz”[...]

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost in new “Paul” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: In August, we witnessed an Edgar Wright film that didn’t prominently feature Simon Pegg and Nick Frost (for examples of the opposite formula, pop in “Shaun of the Dead” or “Hot Fuzz” and prepare to laugh). The film was “Scott Pilgrim,” and while Wright breathed radiance into[...]

Darabont wants Simon Pegg to walk with ‘The Dead’ again

By Todd Gilchrist On Saturday, April 17, Frank Darabont appeared at the Landmark Magnolia Theatre in Dallas, TX, to host a screening of The Shawshank Redemption. Darabont was honored the previous evening at the Dallas Film Society Honors, where he received the Star Award for his ongoing contributions to cinema,[...]