Tag Archives: Elisabeth Shue

Abigail Breslin hits the rock ‘n’ roll road for Tribeca summer film

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Another Toronto International Film Festival veteran has found a home this morning, as Tribeca Film announces its acquisition of Unified Pictures’ “Janie Jones,” a road-trip story starring Abigail Breslin (“Little Miss Sunshine”), Alessandro Nivola (“Coco Before Chanel”), Elisabeth Shue (“Leaving Las Vegas”) and Brittany Snow (“Hairspray”). The[...]

Jonah Hill learns who he’ll watch in “The Sitter”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jonah Hill just found out who he’ll be babysitting this fall. Landry Bender, a young actress on the rise, nabbed the coveted role Blithe, the youngest child under Hill’s care in the upcoming Fox comedy, “The Sitter.” We’re most interested in this comedy because it’s being helmed by[...]

‘Piranha 3D’ heads for the beach again in part II

HollywoodNews.com: Following in the footsteps of another celebrity fish, “Jaws,” “Piranha 3D” wants to take its hunger to another beach – in a sequel. Dimension announced that it would make a follow up to the film which ranked sixth this past weekend in a crowded marketplace, making $10.1 million. Mark Canton is[...]

This Week In Movies – ‘The Switch,’ ‘Piranha 3D,’ ‘Vampires Suck’

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: The late August clearance sale began for studios this weekend when no less than five wide releases opened, some of rather dubious critical distinction, but not one of them could dislodge last week’s barn -burner winner, “The Expendables” for the top spot at the box office. It’s[...]

Elisabeth Shue moving into thrilling new “House”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Elisabeth Shue is one of those actresses who we believe should work more than she does. The Academy recognized her talents with a nomination for “Leaving Las Vegas.” She’s going to be in “Piranha 3-D” at the end of August. But to see what Shue can do,[...]

Encore to kick off ‘Karate Kid’ with original marathon

HollywoodNews.com: Long before Jaden Smith and Hilary Swank, there was Ralph Macchio as the lonely outsider being kicked around by local bullies. Then along came the wise and martial arts proficient Pat Morita to show the young lad how to wax a classic car and with that, transformed[...]