Tag Archives: new york

Natalie Portman, Shia LaBeouf love ‘New York’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL 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 recommend: ‘New York, I Love You’ Producer Emmanuel Benbihy gets credit for the concept: Choose a major metropolis, then turn loose teams[...]

Beyonce to kick off new fragrance with a bang

Beyonce is adding a new fragrance to the list of already accomplished things in her life. The new scent that “exudes passion and unleashes a spirited fire within,” entitled Beyonce Heat will kick off with a huge event on February 2 in New York. Beyonce will take over Union Square[...]

Miramax to cut 80 jobs

Miramax will be closing the New York and Los Angeles offices of the movie studio costing 80 people their jobs. This comes at a point where they still have 6 movies waiting to get picked up for distribution, among them “Last Night,” “The Debt,” and “The Tempest.” This is a[...]

Is the Sundance Film Festival becoming obsolete?

ROBERT W. WELKOS PARK CITY, Utah–Is Sundance becoming obsolete? It’s a question swirling around the Sundance Film Festival at this tony ski resort this year as the fate of independent films seems to grow dimmer and the money to finance these ventures is as difficult to cobble together as political[...]

WGA Screen Nominees Announced

The Writers Guild of America have announced the nominations for the 2010 Writers Guild Awards on Saturday, February 20, 2010. ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY (500) Days of Summer, Written by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber; Fox Searchlight Avatar, Written by James Cameron; 20th Century Fox The Hangover, Written by Jon Lucas[...]

82nd Academy Awards List 274

The complete list of 274 films have been named eligible for the 82nd Annual Academy Awards. 281 films qualified in 2008, and this is still far less than the 300-400 that made the cut in years before. According to the Academy Awards press release the rules for eligibility include: –[...]

Tom Brokaw involved in car wreck

ABC News reports that Tom Brokaw was involved in a car wreck in New York, but luckily escaped the three-car accident that killed one. A SUV swerved in the right lane to avoid a spool of cable and then lost control of the vehicle. As the SUV overturned, it hit[...]