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“Drive” director Nicolas Winding Refn on L.A., the Oscar season and the Blu-rays that never leave his player – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Nicolas Winding Refn has returned to the scene of the crime. The director of “Bronson,” “Valhalla Rising” and, most recently, “Drive,” is in Los Angeles doing awards-circuit press. Of course, he shot his stylish thriller in and around L.A., spinning a modern-day fairy tale about a[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Variety editor Steven Gaydos on Monte Hellman, Alfred Hitchcock and the “Road to Nowhere”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Road to Nowhere” already has led Steven Gaydos to some pretty special places. He’s hoping the journey has just begun. Gaydos, who serves as Variety’s executive editor, recently penned a film-noir script that centered around a young director embroiled in a true-crime mystery. He pitched the[...]

‘Inception’ Review: “Mind warping adventure about dream thieves”

By R.L. Shaffer HollywoodNews.com: I have very mixed emotions regarding Christopher Nolan’s latest opus, a mind warping adventure about dream thieves. On some level, Inception is a brutally imaginative spectacle — an amazing achievement on nearly every level, from cinematography to visual effects to story, performances — you name it.[...]

Top 10 Country Singers to Hollywood Stars

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: The history of country stars plying the acting craft is a mixed one. Memorable low point: when a critic deemed Glen Campell in ‘True Grit’ the ideal cowboy to chase a wooden Indian. Memorable high point…Well, here are our Top Ten Country-to-Hollywood[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: The New Iron Age

BY KEVIN CRUST Stand clear everyone, the big guy has landed and the only ones brave enough to share the same weekend are a bunch of babies. Hollywood’s Summer season has officially arrived in the form of one of the most highly anticipated sequels ever. IRON MAN 2 Director Jon[...]