Tag Archives: Nicolas Chartier

Columbia Pics Gets Katheryn Bigelow’s next Movie about Special Ops

HollywoodNews.com: Columbia Pictures has acquired United States distribution rights to the forthcoming motion picture from Oscar®-winners Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal, director and screenwriter, respectively, of the Best Picture-winning film The Hurt Locker, it was announced today by Amy Pascal, Co-Chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment. The untitled film focuses on[...]

“The Hurt Locker” crushes “Avatar”

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS Decades from now, Hollywood may still be debating the events that unfolded Sunday night at the 82nd annual Academy Awards and wondering how David came to slay Goliath? How did “The Hurt Locker,” a small, independent film about a bomb disposal squad in the Iraq War[...]

Bob Yari doesn’t regret Oscar credits battle

When the Academy Awards are handed out Sunday night in Hollywood, Bob Yari will be watching the star-studded show like millions of other movie buffs around the world. “I love watching great films get their due,” Yari said. But so much has changed for Yari since 2006, when “Crash,” a[...]

Hurt Locker producer gets his own Oscar Party

Yesterday we reported that The Hurt Locker Producer Nicolas Chartier had been Denied Attendance at Oscars due to his email blast that bashed rival film “Avatar.” Now it has surfaced that the Voltage Pictures chief and his family will be guests of honor at a viewing party put together by[...]

The Hurt Locker Producer Denied Attendance at Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that, should “The Hurt Locker” be announced as the recipient of the Best Picture award at Sunday’s ceremonies, only three of the picture’s producers will be present for the celebration. The fourth of the film’s credited producers, Nicolas Chartier, has[...]

Hurt Locker producer apologizes for “begging” email

BY STAFF “The Hurt Locker” co-producer Nicolas Chartier has sent a followup email to apologize for his first email blast that begged colleagues to campaign for his movie to win the Oscar for best picture while trashing rival film “Avatar.” This email violates the Academy Award’s rules and the Oscar[...]