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Disney continues to tease “Tangled”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Disney continues to preview snippets from its animated holiday adventure, “Tangled,” which stars the voices of Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi in a twist on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Rapunzel. It has been interesting to see the studio’s approach to “Tangled” after last year’s “The Princess and[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Peter Weir’s “The Way Back” officially enters the race

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. By 2012, the Academy would like to host the Oscars in late January or early February. Great idea. Peter Weir’s “The Way Back,” which earned raves at this year’s Telluride[...]

Sylvester Stallone, Morgan Freeman, Lori McCreary and Director Tom Hooper to be honored at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: The 14th Annual Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood Awards, presented by Starz, are pleased to announce that Hollywood icon and Academy Award-nominated Sylvester Stallone will receive the “Hollywood Career Achievement Award,” Oscar-winning Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary will be recognized with the “Hollywood Innovator Award,” and director Tom Hooper[...]

Full-length “True Grit” trailer makes its way online

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Earlier this morning, in today’s Awards Season Roundup, I mentioned that I’d seen the longer “True Grit” trailer ahead of “The Social Network” this weekend, and that it gave us a better feel for the tone Joel and Ethan Coen were going for with their adaptation of[...]

Awards Season Roundup: “Social Network,” Malkovich talks, and a longer “True Grit” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. While industry pundits focused on “The Social Network’s” box-office performance this weekend (No. 1 with an estimated $23M, for the record), Oscar trackers paid closer attention to the film’s[...]

Julie Taymor’s “The Tempest” earns mixed reviews in New York

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After a rocky reception at the Venice Film Festival – where InContention’s Guy Lodge called it “murky, lunk-headed and signally boring” http://incontention.com/2010/09/11/review-“the-tempest”/ — Julie Taymor’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” had it’s North American debut this weekend as the centerpiece film for the 48th annual New[...]

“Titanic” also converting to 3-D for 2012 theatrical release

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: George Lucas staked his claim on the 3-D landscape, announcing that all six “Star Wars” films would be re-treated and re-released in 2012. James Cameron is hot on his heels. The Oscar winner is contemplating releasing a 3-D version of his award-winning “Titanic” into theaters in April 2012[...]

Awards Season Roundup: The “whitest” Oscars in recent memory?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Where are the celebrated minority performances? Is this the “whitest” Oscar race in recent memory? Gregg Kilday and Matthew Belloni discuss. Continuing to gush over “Let Me In” (which he[...]

Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep circling “August: Osage County”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: They don’t get much more A-list than this. Julia Roberts is negotiating to join Meryl Streep for director John Wells’ adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning stage play “August: Osage County,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. “August” playwright Tracy Letts is expected to adapt his own show, which follows a[...]

Matt Dillon latest “Crash” co-star to sue for lost profits

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Controversy continues to swirl around Paul Haggis’ “Crash,” which won three Oscars in 2006 including the top prize for Best Picture. “Crash” co-star Matt Dillon filed a claim in Los Angeles Superior Court yesterday claiming he was still owed nearly $100,000 in profits, according to a report in[...]