Tag Archives: The Chronicles of Narnia

Martin Scorsese’s “Hugo” selected as Royal Film Performance – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Martin Scorsese’s first foray into 3D filmmaking, “Hugo,” has been selected as this year’s Royal Film Performance, meaning it will screen before a prestigious audience on Nov. 28 at the Odeon Leicester Square in London. The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwell are on[...]

Perry Moore, “Chronicles of Narnia” producer, found dead

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Perry Moore, executive producer of the three “Chronicles of Narnia” films, has been found dead in his New York City apartment. He was 39. Moore appears to have suffered from a drug overdose of Oxycotin, THR is reporting. “Police arrived to the scene and the individual[...]

“Dragon” topples “Toy Story 3” at another awards show

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Walt Disney Studios’ “Tron Legacy” took home Feature of the Year honors at the second annual International 3-D Society’s 3-D Creative Arts Awards, which was held Wednesday night at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. It was one of five “Lumiere” awards Disney studios claimed. But[...]

This Week In Movies By Pete Hammond: ‘Little Fockers,’ ‘Tron Legacy’

By Pete Hammond hollywoodnews.com: What does it say about the current state of Hollywood that movies with gargantuan budgets , big stars and endless hype are, as of the turn of the new year, being rated anywhere from disappointing to disasters , while smaller films from directors not exactly known[...]

This Week in Movies By Pete Hammond

By Pete Hammond hollywoodnews.com: With record breaking winter blizzards blanketing the east coast and Christmas Eve falling on a normally movie-centric Friday the movie industry has a lot of decent excuses for business dropping a whopping 45% from last year’s penultimate yuletide weekend. Add in the fact that Xmas 2009[...]

“This Week In Movies” – ‘The Tourist,’ ‘Chronicles Of Narnia,’ ‘The Fighter’

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: Jolie. Depp. Narnia. Brand names all that led the pre-holiday boxoffice with a whimper , not a bang this weekend. So what’s the deal with “The Tourist?” I mean Jolie is arguably the biggest female box office star in the world right now, particularly in something[...]

‘Voyage of the Dawn Treader’ crashes, ‘Tourist’ underwhelms, ‘The Fighter’ and ‘Black Swan’ shine in limited release.

hollywoodnews.com: It was a gruesome weekend for wide releases, as two sure-fire openers underperformed, which frankly ought to make Disney very nervous for next weekend. Debuting at a somewhat soft number one was The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader. The picture is the third in the Chronicles[...]

‘Harry Potter’ makes Academy’s semifinalist cut for Visual Effects

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 15 films have been selected as semifinalists for Achievement in Visual Effects for the 83rd Academy Awards®. The films are listed below in alphabetical order: “Alice in Wonderland” “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader”[...]

“Chronicles of Narnia” cast dishes on special effects, lion’s heads, and possible sequels

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sitting on a bus as we returned to our hotel following the world premiere of “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader,” a handful of journalists enjoyed an enlightening and refreshingly pure conversation with an elite group of people we don’t always have[...]

Liam Neeson spills details on “Clash of the Titans” sequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Louis Leterrier’s “Clash of the Titans” remake has its detractors. The more vocal ones point at the film’s post-production 3D conversion, while others find faults with the film, itself. But the update now has something that the original never had: a sequel. Liam Neeson has revealed[...]