Tag Archives: Patrick Goldstein

The Weinstein Company Accepts NC-17 Rating on Blue Valentine in Order to Appeal It

hollywoodnews.com: In response to the ratings given to two of its upcoming films, The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it has engaged a formidable legal team to challenge the NC-17 rating for ‘BLUE VALENTINE’ and the R rating for ‘THE KING’S SPEECH’ given by the Motion Picture Association of[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Does Mel Gibson’s “Beaver” have an Oscar shot?

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. Pete Hammond talks to people who have seen Jodie Foster’s “The Beaver” starts the balling rolling on what could become a “Mel Gibson for Best Actor” campaign. In response, Kris[...]

Awards Season Roundup: ‘Toy Story 3’ wins first of what’s sure to be many trophies

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. The Hollywood Film Festival began announcing its winners today. “Toy Story 3,” “Iron Man 2” and “Inception” cinematographer Wally Pfister were recognized. More announcements are on the way. This[...]

Blogger Wars: Variety vs. Entertainment Blogosphere

By ROBERT W. WELKOS The war between “Variety” and the entertainment blogosphere is heating up. “Los Angeles Times” film columnist Patrick Goldstein reports that the Hollywood trade publication “Variety” isn’t pleased getting scooped day in and day out on casting decisions by upstart online outfits. “My sources at a number of different[...]

When The History Channel Is A Tool

Great content shows up on the History Channel and it deserves, usually, all the praise it can collect. In its new JFK miniseries, however, it deserves a sleaze award, and worse. More and more media projects on JFK and his death are heating up in development. Among them, hopefully buried but[...]