Tag Archives: Catherine Keener

“Begin Again”: Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Hailee Steinfeld, Adam Levine

Directed by: John Carney Written by: John Carney Main Cast: Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Hailee Steinfeld, Adam Levine, Mos Def, Catherine Keener, CeeLo Green, James Corden, and many more… Past Oscar relations: Keira Knightley (Pride and Prejudice), Mark Ruffalo (The Kids Are All Right), Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit), and Catherine Keener (Being John[...]

Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield in “Death of a Salesman”

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The greatest American play? Quite possibly Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman,” set in 1949 and revived last night on Broadway in a production that is outstanding. Mike Nichols directed and reinvented Miller’s classic, with Philip Seymour Hoffman as Willy Loman, Andrew Garfield (the new movie Spider[...]

Jane Fonda’s movie goes to Toronto and book is a best seller

HollywoodNews.com: Jane Fonda has gotten the last laugh on QVC. This week her book, “Prime Time,” hits number 2 on the New York Times Best Seller list of hardcover tomes on advice. Remember when QVC dropped her at the last minute? Now “Prime Time” is a huge hit and Fonda[...]

Clooney, Pitt, Gosling, Hamm, Jane Fonda, U2 Toronto Film Festival Picks

HollywoodNews.com: Ryan Gosling, Glenn Close, Jon Hamm, Jane Fonda, and U2 are all coming to the 2011 Toronto Film Festival. And that’s not all: so are George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Hugh Laurie, and Catherine Keener. Gosling and Keener will be represented by two movies, in fact. Clooney directs “The Ides[...]

Judd Apatow defends his cinematic portrayal of women

HollywoodNews.com: “I definitely think it’s unfair.” Those are the words of film director-producer Judd Apatow on the criticism he’s received from the portrayal of female characters in his work. The director spoke with Jezebel, defending the way he’s painted the ladies in the past. He’s taken a finger-wagging for it, particularly[...]

Hugh Grant cited for appearing with a “bevy of beauties”

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Hugh Grant–remember him? Cited in the paper today for appearing with a “bevy of beauties.” Whatever that means. Stuttering, blinking Hugh used to be in the movie business. But after “Did You Hear About the Morgans?” and “Music and Lyrics”–two movies no one should be forced to watch[...]

Jane Fonda recalls meeting Henry Kissinger in an elevator at Yankee Stadium

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Last night’s screening of the extraordinary documentary about the murder of NFL star Pat Tillman drew some heavyweights including double Oscar winner Jane Fonda, movie star Josh Brolin (he narrates “The Tillman Story”), Kerry Washington, Dick Ebersol, famed cinematographer Ellen Kuras, plus Dan Abrams, Sports Illustrated’s illustrious[...]

DVD Review: “Kick-Ass” hurls the controversial Hit Girl to home video

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: 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 review: “Kick-Ass” Matthew Vaughn’s “Kick-Ass” could be viewed as the anti-“Batman Begins,” and in a strange way, that’s a good thing. While both detail[...]

David Schwimmer’s “Trust” teases trailer ahead of TIFF premiere

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There were a few names we expected to see on the roster when Toronto International Film Festival organizers announced the list of Gala and special presentations for this year’s TIFF. Robert Redford, Michael Winterbottom, John Madden, Darren Aronofsky … heck, even Ben Affleck was less of a[...]

Jonah Hill’s ‘Cyrus’ releases new photos

HollywoodNews.com: “Cyrus” starring John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei, and Catherine Keener has just released new photos from the film. With John’s social life at a standstill and his ex-wife about to get remarried, a down on his luck divorcee finally meets the woman of his dreams, only to[...]