Tag Archives: Harry Knowles

Bruce Willis, The Rock in new “G.I. Joe” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Audience members at Harry Knowles’ Butt-Numb-A-Thon in Austin over the weekend were treated to an early peek at the trailer for “G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” a sequel to the summer blockbuster that brings The Rock and Bruce Willis into an already macho fold. We thought we’d have[...]

Seth Rogen, Cameron Diaz go behind the scenes in “Green Hornet” vid

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The promotional push for Seth Rogen’s “The Green Hornet” is ramping up as Sony preps for the film’s January release. We’ve seen trailers and posters. Harry Knowles showed a cut of the film at his annual Butt-Numb-A-Thon festival. And soon, stars Rogen, Cameron Diaz, Christoph Waltz[...]

“The Green Hornet” reveals poster after “Butt-Numb-A-Thon” screening

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Michel Gondry’s “The Green Hornet” was one of the films Harry Knowles screened for patrons at his “Butt-Numb-A-Thon” over the weekend in Austin, and while Twittering during the event was forbidden, a few film scribes took to the Web after the fact to chime in. “The[...]

Harry Knowles relays harrowing, near-death experience on AICN

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: What is it about film criticism that’s so detrimental to one’s health? Gene Siskel passed away before his time. Joel Siegel did, as well. The Broadcast Film Critics Association recently lamented the loss longtime movie reporter Dan Dinicola. Roger Ebert’s health battles have been well documented.[...]

Fifth “Die Hard” might have a title, but Bruce Willis should play McClane in a prequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Is the next “Die Hard” going to be set in a convenience store? Take this with a grain of salt, of course, because a fifth “Die Hard” installment hasn’t even been officially announced, even though franchise star Bruce Willis has said in interviews he’d be willing to[...]

Hollywood Blogger Wars Part 2: Crackpot Ratings – Nikki Finke, Sharon Waxman, David Poland, Jeffrey Wells…

And this month’s HollywoodNews.com “Crackpot of the Month Winner” is David Poland By Robert W. Welkos The life of a Hollywood blogger can be exciting. There are red-carpet premieres to attend. Oscar races to handicap. Film festivals in far-off locales to visit. Movie stars and cutting-edge directors to interview. And[...]

“Iron Man 2” reviews hit Web … 11 days before movie opens

So much for press embargoes that are supposed to prevent media outlets from reviewing movies before a film opens. This morning, several movie sites and trade publications posted their “Iron Man 2” reviews. The premiere was held in Los Angeles last night, with stars Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson and[...]

Inside The Blogger Wars Part I: Finke, Waxman, Poland and Wells among others

PART 2 IS NOW LIVE. CLICK HERE TO READ “Inside the Blogger Wars: Crackpot Ratings” By Robert W. Welkos – SCROLL DOWN to read PART I After someone slipped “The Hollywood Reporter” the script for the HBO comedy “Tilda,” the trade publication said it looked as if the title character,[...]

Inside the Hollywood Blogger Wars – Part 1

PART 2 IS NOW LIVE. READ “Inside the Blogger Wars: Crackpot Ratings” HERE THE PART 1 POST IS NOW LIVE. READ THE ARTICLE HERE Get ready for the inside look behind the Hollywood Blogger Wars…the good, the bad, and the ugly. Jeff Wells on David Poland: “Poland is an Islamic[...]

Exclusive video: Neil Marshall at the SXSW premiere of ‘Centurion’

BY TODD GILCHRIST Among the many films that debuted at last week’s South By Southwest Film and Music Festival, Neil Marshall’s premiere of Centurion was among the festival’s worst-kept secrets. As expected, the film went over like gangbusters to a genre-loving crowd at the storied Alamo Drafthouse, thanks in no[...]