Tag Archives: November

Hollywood Contenders – “Spotlight”: Ten Films to see in November

Folks, it’s now November, and that’s rather absurd to me. We’re basically all but done with the fall festival season, which means that we’re also officially knee deep in awards season as well. I think this month is another one of the very best of the year so far, especially[...]

“J. Edgar,” “Carnage” and a Director’s Choice – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Busy, busy couple of days at Awards Alley headquarters. Thursday, I’ll be able to catch up with two films harboring serious Oscar consideration (one way ahead of schedule and another slightly behind schedule). Then Friday, we have a Director’s Choice screening at the Savannah Film Festival,[...]

Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I Trailer

HollywoodNews.com: There isn’t much to add here. Once again I am intrigued at how much these trailers seem to be treating the seemingly sought-after finale (Edward and Bella get married) as a genuine tragedy, with the resulting pregnancy-of-doom as some kind of punishment. As it is, each installment looks and[...]

Russell Brand likely not charged in paparazzo incident

HollywoodNews.com: Russell Brand may finally be about to settle his reported battery matter with a paparazzo and will likely not face any charges as a result of the incident. Prosecutors have reportedly decided to not charge Brand in the matter, although he will have to make a court appearance on[...]

“Avatar” just keeps getting longer, and longer, and longer …

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: How long was James Cameron’s “Avatar” supposed to be? A re-release of the Oscar-winning science fiction epic, which is in theaters today, adds an additional nine minutes of footage to what already was a hefty film. (The original theatrical cut ran 162 minutes.) But wait. There’s[...]

Young Sirius Black cast in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: Even more exciting casting news for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” is brought to us tonight by popular Harry Potter fansite SnitchSeeker, fresh from revealing the actor playing Teddy Lupin, with the announcement that 12-year-old Rohan Gotobed (how much do we love that name?) has[...]