Tag Archives: Insomnia

Robin Williams: The 10 Best Performances

It’s taken me a little bit to be able to write this piece, honestly. The death of Robin Williams hit myself and most of the industry harder than a celebrity’s passing usually does. Part of it has to do with the fact that it was a suicide, but more than[...]

Robin Williams won’t be taunting ‘Dark Knight’

HollywoodNews.com: Putting fans at ease, Robin Williams verified that he isn’t playing the Riddler in Christopher Nolan’s upcoming “Dark Knight” sequel. Williams exclaimed: “They’ve now made it seem like I’m lobbying to play the Riddler in the new movie. “It’s not true. I was once offered the Joker, then they gave it[...]

BLU-RAY REVIEW: Christopher Nolan’s “Insomnia”

Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we review: “Insomnia” (Blu-ray) We’re days away from Christopher Nolan’s anticipated “Inception,” which is a dizzying mind-puzzle of a thriller that … well, I can’t get into[...]

Cinematographer Wally Pfister gives an inside look at ‘Inception’

By Bob Fisher HollywoodNews.com: “Inception” is coming to movie screens in your neighborhood this week. The film marks the sixth collaboration for cinematographer Wally Pfister, ASC, writer/director Christopher Nolan and producer Emma Thomas. It follows in the wake of “Memento,” “Insomnia,” “Batman Begins,” “The Prestige” and “The Dark Knight.” All of[...]

Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Christopher Nolan talk ‘Inception’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Last week, journalists and critics got their first official look at Inception, Christopher Nolan’s genre (and mind-) bending new movie. Friday morning in Los Angeles, Hollywood News joined that lucky group of reporters to ask members of the cast and crew questions about the film. Writer-director Christopher[...]

Hilary Swank’s ‘Conviction’ releases trailer

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Hillary Swank is a rare thing, a successful, critically-acclaimed actress who has made a full career primarily on lead roles and/or star vehicles in genre pictures and genuine dramas. To my recollection, ever since “Boys Don’t Cry” in 1999, she’s never had to play the unattractive best[...]