Tag Archives: Minnie Driver

Test Your Academy Awards Know-How

By Beck/Smith HollywoodNews.com: The waiting is almost over for Hollywood’s biggest night of the year! With the 84th Academy Awards coming up tomorrow (Feb. 26), it’s time to test your Oscar show know-how. Here’s our Oscar Quiz, with a little gossip, a little trivia and a few blush-worthy moments mixed[...]

David Duchovny, Vera Farmiga heading to “Goats” comedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Casting news on a Monday afternoon. David Duchovny, Vera Farmiga, Keri Russell, Minnie Driver and Will Arnett have agreed to join Christopher Neil’s comedy “Goats.” They’ll join previously cast comedians Graham Phillips (“Evan Almighty”) and Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”). From the release: Based on the Mark[...]

This Week In Movies – “Jackass 3D,” “Red,” “Conviction”

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: Box office-wise this will probably be known as the week that clearly marked the decline of western civilization. With its near stunning $50 million gross Paramount’s scatological gross-out epic “Jackass 3D” exceeded expectations on about the same level as it managed to exceed any expectation of[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: ‘Jackass 3D,’ ‘Red’ duke it out

HollywoodNews.com: Box office bean counters are foreseeing another faceoff at the box office between Paramount’s MTV eight-year old franchise “Jackass 3D” and Summit Entertainment’s comic book shoot ‘em up “Red” starring Bruce Willis, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman and John Malkovich. “Jackass” is predicted to bring in about $30 million, while[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Bigelow + Hanks = Oscar Gold?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow wants to follow up “The Hurt Locker” with “Sleeping Dogs,” and she wants Tom Hanks for the lead. If the Oscars move to[...]

Dustin Hoffman, Paul Giamatti ‘Barney’s Version’ finds distrib

HollywoodNews.com: There may not have been a watershed of arthouse films at the box office this summer, but as award season ramps up, the pipeline is about to change. Sony Pictures Classics picked up the U.S. rights to “Barney’s Version,” a drama-edy about Barney Panofsky, a candid guy and his[...]

TIFF ’10: Hilary Swank and Sam Rockwell face a “Conviction”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to preview anticipated titles screening at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in our “Road to Toronto” feature. The fest kicks off on Sept. 9, and HollywoodNews.com will be on the ground bringing you reviews, interviews, and a clearer glimpse at the ever-shifting Oscar[...]