Tag Archives: Peter Howell

Hollywood Movie Roundup: All bets on ‘Wall Street 2’

HollywoodNews.com: Wall Street big screen baddie Gordon Gekko is about to meet his fiercest foe in movieland: A bunch of CG owls. Fox’s “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,” a sequel to its 1987 Oscar-winning film “Wall Street” will tangle with Warner Bros.’ kidpic “Legends of the Guardians: The Owls of[...]

Weinstein picks up ‘Dirty Girl’ at TIFF while critics weigh in

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Abe Sylvia’s “Dirty Girl,” a Toronto entry that stars Milla Jovovich, William H. Macy, Mary Steenburgen, Dwight Yoakam, Tim McGraw and up-and-comer Juno Temple, was acquired by the Weinstein Company, the studio confirmed. No word on when the film will be released. “I am thrilled to[...]

TIFF ’10: Tom Hooper’s ‘King’s Speech’ declared an Oscar lock

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Strong buzz for Tom Hooper’s film created massive lines, and those hoping to rush the theater were left out in the cold. But plenty of others filled the seats at Roy Thompson Hall last night, and reaction to “King’s Speech” this morning is very strong …[...]

Malick’s “Tree,” with Brad Pitt and Sean Penn, not blooming at TIFF

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When will Terrence Malick’s anticipated “Tree of Life” bloom? Not this September at the Toronto International Film Festival, according to Peter Howell of the Toronto Sun. He reports that Malick’s film — which stars Brad Pitt and Sean Penn in a film whose plot of being[...]