Tag Archives: Peter Morgan

This Week In Movies: ‘Hereafter,’ ‘Paranormal Activity 2’

By Pete Hammond Hollywoodnews.com: Halloween must be around the corner. It was clearly a supernatural week at the movies led by Paranormal Activity 2 (more on that below) and highlighted by the national release of Clint Eastwood’s masterful new drama, Hereafter, a multi-story formatted film in which three unrelated[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Jennifer Lawrence heats up “Winter’s Bone” talk

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. Jennifer Lawrence took a break from filming “X-Men: First Class” and hit the campaign trail in support of “Winter’s Bone.” Check out coverage here, and here. Tyler Perry, meanwhile, opens[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Gurus name “King’s Speech” new frontrunner

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 King’s Speech” is the new Oscar frontrunner (according to Movie City News’ Gurus o’ Gold). Is this some kind of a joke? The L.A. Times lists the 10 best[...]

Sacha Baron Cohen ready to play late Queen singer Freddy Mercury

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: He’ll be the champion, my friends. And he’ll keep on fighting ‘til the end. We’re talking about funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen, who has signed on to play Queen frontman Freddy Mercury in a planned biopic, according to Reuters. The project has no director at thie time, but will[...]

2010 Primetime Emmy Awards Complete Winner List

HollywoodNews.com: The 62nd Annual Primetime Emmys featured some wins from a handful of newcomers, as well as some repeat wins from previous years. As “Mad Men” took home the award for Best Drama Series and “Modern Family” took home the Emmy for Best Comedy Series, these shows aren’t the only[...]

MGM cuts development of new James Bond film

HollywoodNews.com: MGM has been having some financial difficulties and now it has cost them a film. Production on the new James Bond film was delayed indefinitely back in April and now it seems as if the film will never see the light of day. The development on the entire movie has[...]

Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf wanted for next Summit Entertainment film

HollywoodNews.com: Summit Entertainment has just started reaping the benefit’s of “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse,” but they are already working on using some of that profit to land some A-listers for their next film. The new film, “Riptide” is about a “handyman, a young stock broker, and the stock broker’s girlfriend. One[...]

Intimate — Awkward — Scene Dropped from ‘Special Relationship’ Reports Hope Davis

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith hollywoodnews.com: The 1998 moment when Bill Clinton tells Hillary that the Monica Lewinsky situation is more serious than he’s been letting on is brought to wrenching and realistic life by Dennis Quaid and Hope Davis, who play the Clintons in HBO’s May 29 ‘The[...]

Dennis Quaid Feels Empathy Toward Bill Clinton

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith hollywoodnews.com: For anyone who lived through the Clinton administration, Dennis Quaid’s performance in HBO’s May 29 “The Special Relationship” just might evoke a shiver or two. Although he doesn’t – by conscious choice – look like a twin of William Jefferson Clinton, he inhabits[...]

Matt Damon spills secrets as ‘The Informant!’

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: ‘The Informant!’ Matt Damon certainly deserved an Oscar nomination for his work last year. But if we ran the Academy, we would have recognized[...]