Tag Archives: The Rock

“San Andreas” continues to showcase Dwayne Johnson as a top tier action hero

We have more of almost everything at the movies these days, with one glaring exception: we don’t have nearly as many action heroes as we used to. Sure, there are plenty of action films opening with stars or up and comers in leading roles, saving the day, but very few[...]

Bethenny Frankel has allegedly auditioned for a Michael Bay movie

HollywoodNews.com: It looks like Bethenny Frankel might be trying to expand her career even more as it is rumored that she recently auditioned for a Michael Bay movie. Frankel has allegedly auditioned for his film, ‘Pain and Gain,’ which will reportedly be starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Ed Harris[...]

Bruce Willis, The Rock in new “G.I. Joe” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Audience members at Harry Knowles’ Butt-Numb-A-Thon in Austin over the weekend were treated to an early peek at the trailer for “G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” a sequel to the summer blockbuster that brings The Rock and Bruce Willis into an already macho fold. We thought we’d have to[...]

Exclusive: Michael Biehn digs up details about the making of ‘Tombstone’

By Todd Gilchrist On April 27, Tombstone arrives on Blu-ray. The film, one of two competing efforts to chronicle the life of legendary lawman Wyatt Earp, encountered almost historic problems when the film’s original writer-director, Kevin Jarre, was fired from the production, and replced by George P. Cosmatos. Thankfully, all of[...]

Disney’s ‘Princess’ holds court over DVD releases

BY SEAN O’CONNELL HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we recommend: ‘The Princess and the Frog’ (Blu-ray) Too much was made in the media about Disney’s decision to introduce its first African-American character as the[...]

The Rock Gets in Touch with His Softer Side in “Tooth Fairy”

By DAVID DAVIN Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson seems to be taking a page from Arnold Schwarzenegger’s career playbook in getting in touch with his softer side in a spate of recent family-oriented flicks. His latest is “Tooth Fairy” from 20th Century Fox, the studio’s first offering of the new decade. “Fairy”[...]