Tag Archives: Sergio Leone

‘The American’ review: Suspense prevails in George Clooney’s silence

By Anthony D’Alessandro HollywoodNews.com: Despite his good looks and accessible leading man aura, George Clooney’s canon is comprised of social outsiders and in certain cases, as in his latest hypnotic thriller “The American” — nomads. And to Clooney’s credit as an actor, he doesn’t get bogged down by the Hollywood system whereby[...]

Coppola and Godard to Receive Academy’s Governors Awards

HollywoodNews.com: The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted last night to present the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award to producer-director Francis Ford Coppola and Honorary Awards to historian and preservationist Kevin Brownlow, director Jean-Luc Godard and actor Eli Wallach. All four awards will[...]

SDCC ’10: The top five Comic-Con moments

By Todd Gilchrist While as a critic and entertainment reporter I generally try not to succumb to the nostalgia of “it was better before x,” I would argue that this year’s San Diego Comic-Con was overall not quite as fulfilling as in past years. Although the studios brought their A-game with[...]