Tag Archives: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Oscars: ‘Behind the Ballot’ video series live online

For Oscar fans that just can’t seem to win their Oscar ballot pool because of that one craft category, Oscar.com today launched “Behind The Ballot,” a six-part video series that explores how Academy members view and ultimately determine who’ll win Oscars for Production Design, Cinematography, Makeup and Hairstyling, Film Editing,[...]

Helena Bonham Carter at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: An actress of great versatility, Helena Bonham Carter was nominated for an Academy Award in 1998 for her work on ” The Wings of the Dove.” She recently completed production on ” The King’s Speech, “by director Tom Hooper , as well as the highly anticipated ” Harry Potter[...]

Sam Mendes weighs his options in the wake of Bond 23

Hollywoodnews.com: Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes is readying two projects in the wake of the Bond 23 stoppage: a Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical and an adaptation of Ian McEwan’s novel “On Chesil Beach.” “Chesil Beach” sounds a lot like Mendes’ previous film with ex-wife Kate Winslet: “Revolutionary Road.” [...]

“Alice” should be big box office

Industry insiders say Disney has again performed brilliantly in marketing a movie – this time director Tim Burton’s visual feast “Alice in Wonderland” starring Johnny Depp. But while the film is expected to open way above $60 million in North America this weekend, the critics haven’t been too kind. The[...]