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Ethan Hawke might be the most underrated actor in Hollywood

I don’t know if many people notice, but there’s almost nothing in the film industry that Ethan Hawke can’t do…and do well. He’s been an awards mainstay of late, as well as being someone who Oscar has nominated far more often than you probably realize. This week, he makes another[...]

Ethan Hawke flexes a new muscle with the documentary “Seymour: An Introduction”

I’m not sure Ethan Hawke gets the credit that he deserves. Not only is he a well respected actor, but he’s a novelist and a filmmaker as well, having put out narrative features previously, and now a documentary. Yes, this Friday, his doc Seymour: An Introduction hits theaters, and it’s[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Denzel Washington

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at pretty much one of the definitions of an A-list actor. He’s Denzel Washington, a two time Academy Award winning thespian and giant in the industry. Washington does more than just act of course, he’s an iconic movie star,[...]

“Boyhood”: What’s Up with the 2015 Awards Race

Directed by: Richard Linklater Written by: Richard Linklater Main Cast: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Lorelei Linklater, and many others as well… Past Oscar relations: Richard Linklater has been nominated for two Academy Awards (Best Adapted Screenplay for Before Sunset and Before Midnight), while Ethan Hawke has three Academy Award nominations (the[...]

“The Vow” and “Safe House” fend off “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance”

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: It was yet another ‘photo-finish’ at the box office over this President’s Day weekend, but as always, it’s the hard numbers rather than the arbitrary rankings that matter. But since we need to decide which movies to discuss first, in order we shall go! For[...]

Exclusive: Phil Lord offers early details about Jonah Hill’s ’21 Jumpstreet’ movie

By Todd Gilchrist Last summer, Universal Pictures offered reporters an opportunity to visit the set of Jonah Hill’s Get Him to the Greek, a follow-up to the 2008 film Forgetting Sarah Marshall. During various interviews, Jonah Hill mentioned he was still in the process of putting together cast and crew members[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Interview w/ Antoine Fuqua, director of ‘Brooklyn’s Finest’ – Hollywood In Five

HollywoodNews.com has a brand new interview feature, “Hollywood In Five,” which showcases the creative individuals responsible for the movies we love, and corners them for five quality minutes. Or, at least, as close to 5 minutes as we can manage! Click below to listen to our interview with “Brooklyn’s[...]