Tag Archives: 3-D technology

Spielberg, Streep and Grant top Zagat survey, which holds interesting stats on 3-D, home video

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: All lists are subjective, and most movie lists are flawed. But if there’s a constant when it comes to compilations, it’s that they always stimulate great debate. I’m loving the results of a Zagat survey released this morning in support of a new guide titled “The[...]

IFC acquires rights to Herzog’s 3-D ‘Cave’

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Werner Herzog is a god to documentary film fanatics. IFC just secured their next altar of worship. The distributor has acquired Herzog’s “Cave of Forgotten Dreams,” a documentary presented in 3-D, no less. The film, which played Toronto earlier this week, takes audiences deep inside the[...]

Venice film panel to reward best 3-D feature

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: With the Venice Film Festival prepping to open tomorrow with the world premiere of Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan,” organizers have announced a continued commitment to 3-D technology, bridging the gap between classic and modern cinema. Takashi Shimizu (“Ju-on,” “The Grudge”) heads the festival’s jury panel, which[...]

“Piranha 3D” makes its case for Best Picture consideration in viral clip

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Did “Piranha 3d” really kick-start 2010’s “For Your Consideration” awards campaign? Yes. Kind of. Click on over to “Funny or Die” for an amusing pitch by Adam Scott, Kelly Brook and “Hollywood treasure” Jerry O’Connell to members of the Academy on behalf of Alexandre Aja’s “Piranha”[...]

Russell Crowe, Ridley Scott talk ‘Robin Hood,’ Alien prequels, and ‘Gladiator 3-D’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: A decade after Ridley Scott resuscitated his career and more or less launched Russell Crowe’s with Gladiator, the duo reunites for Robin Hood, an origin story of the infamous 12th century bandit. Having worked together three times in between these particular bookends, the two seem now[...]