Tag Archives: Francis Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence wraps up her first franchise with “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2”

It’s going to be a busy end of the year for Jennifer Lawrence. Not only does she have another shot at an Oscar with the December release of Joy, she’s also wrapping up her first franchise with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, which hits theaters on Friday. Lawrence[...]

‘Hunger Games’ sequel, ‘Catching Fire,’ may have a director

HollywoodNews.com: As ‘Hunger Games’ director Gary Ross needed to be replaced for the sequel, ‘Catching Fire,’ in order for it to move forward, it looks like the process has started. It is rumored that director Francis Lawrence will likely take over as he has reportedly been given an offer, states UsMagazine.com.[...]

Does Robert Pattinson deserve another Razzie nom?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Francis Lawrence’s adaptation of the wildly popular “Water for Elephants” might not have performed up to expectations (the film earned $16.8 million in its debut weekend), but does that mean the film’s lead, Robert Pattinson deserves a Razzie? Hardly. But that didn’t stop Tom O’Neil from asking L.A.[...]

Robert Pattinson in “Water for Elephants” – Our review

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The world – OK, “Twilight” fans – will flock to theaters this weekend to see if Robert Pattinson has a career once the vamps-and-wolves franchise draws to a close. But if tragic love triangles aren’t your thing, Hollywood has a handful if independents, as well as the[...]

Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon in first “Water for Elephants” photo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Adaptations of bestselling novels can be a gamble. Sometimes you land on a “Harry Potter” franchise. Other times you swing for the fences on an “Eat Pray Love” adaptation and miss out on a huge chunk of the book’s followers (for whatever reason … I’m still a[...]