Tag Archives: The Company Men

Ben Affleck is perhaps Hollywood’s biggest and most diverse superstar

As big a star as Ben Affleck is, I’m sure he gets the credit that he deserves. Not only is he an A-list Hollywood talent, he’s an acclaimed and award winning filmmaker. Affleck is part of superhero blockbusters, prestige fare, and everything in between. Throw in his charity work and[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Kevin Costner

Here we go with another installment of my Spotlight on the Stars series. Each week, I’ll look at an actor/actress/filmmaker that I’d like to celebrate in some kind of a way. It could be due to something of theirs coming out that weekend (like last week and this week, for[...]

Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep circling “August: Osage County”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: They don’t get much more A-list than this. Julia Roberts is negotiating to join Meryl Streep for director John Wells’ adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning stage play “August: Osage County,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. “August” playwright Tracy Letts is expected to adapt his own show, which follows a[...]

Ben Affleck back with The Weinstein Company in “The Company Men”

BY STAFF The Weinstein Company announced today that they have acquired US rights to The Company Men, the first feature film by acclaimed writer/director John Wells. The Company Men is a powerful and heartwrenching portrayal of corporate downsizing with acclaimed performances by Ben Affleck, Chris Cooper, Kevin Costner and Tommy[...]