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Gerard Butler in full “Machine Gun Preacher” trailer – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Machine Gun Preacher” is the oddly titled film inspired by the true efforts of Sam Childers, a one-time drug dealer who changes his ways and begins assisting kidnapped and orphaned children in East Africa. Gerard Butler plays Childers in Marc Forster’s film, which will hold its[...]

Brad Pitt’s “World War Z” enters busy December release fray

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: December 2012 was so stacked with potential blockbusters, it scared Zack Snyder’s Superman reboot, “Man of Steel,” away. But another major motion picture just embraced the challenge by grabbing a release date right in the thick of the box office competition. Marc Forster’s “World War Z,”[...]

Gerard Butler in first-look “Machine Gun Preacher” photo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Marc Forster’s “Machine Gun Preacher” was a surprise inclusion on the list of films screening at the Toronto International Film Festival. While Forster has directed hit indie and festival-worthy films in the past (“The Kite Runner,” “Finding Neverland,” “Monster’s Ball”), the action-thriller about a converted drug-dealer[...]

Disney, Brian Grazer dash to “The Runner”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Walt Disney Studios announced its decision to pick up right to “The Runner,” a science-fiction adventure currently being developed for Marc Forster (“Quantum of Solace”) to direct. THR reports that the “Runner” story “centers on a lone man who is sent back in time to[...]

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are a pair of generous men

hollywoodnews.com: The world’s top two ranked players, who have won 25 grand slam singles titles between them, teamed up for a pair of exhibitions in their respective home countries this week to raise money for charity. On Tuesday, they squared-off in front of 10,000 fans in Federer’s homeland of Switzerland[...]

Roger Federer loses before the finals for the 1st time since 2002

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: CHAMPION FALLS: For the first time since 2002, Roger Federer has lost before the finals of Wimbledon! The six-time champion lost to Thomas Berdych in four sets earlier today in a shocking result that has people wondering about the future of the man many consider the[...]

Roger Federer gets “very lucky” on first day of Wimbledon

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: WIMBLEDON: My pal Henry is the biggest Roger Federer fan around so what a treat it was to be at Centre Court today on opening day of Wimbledon to watch Federer begin defense of his latest title. Keep in mind that Federer has only lost at[...]