Tag Archives: Curtis Hanson

R.I.P. Curtis Hanson

Last night, the cinematic world lost one of its own. Filmmaker Curtis Hanson passed away at the age of 71. The cause of death has been placed as natural causes. Hanson worked in the industry for well over 40 years, writing and directing movies that will stand the test of[...]

Eminem boxing drama may lure “Training Day” director

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Eminem surprised a number of people (myself, included) with his dramatic acting chops in the gritty “8 Mile.” And while his records certainly sell, I was kind of hoping he’d dedicate himself to acting for a few years so we could see if his performance in[...]

Film Independent Announces Jury Award Winners of 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival

hollywoodnews.com: Today Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, announced its 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival award winners at a brunch at CHAYA Downtown. Audience award winners will be announced tomorrow afternoon at the Closing Night film, Despicable Me. The[...]