Tag Archives: The Messenger

Oscars: Woody Harrelson on “Rampart,” L.A. cops and “The Hunger Games” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This year, virtually every Oscar category boasts one or two candidates that you simply know will be in the race, and then seven or eight potential nominees who are all jockeying for the remaining slots. More than any other year in recent memory, there are too[...]

Woody Harrelson’s one bad MoFo in full “Rampart” trailer – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The unofficial word on Oren Moverman’s “Rampart” is that Woody Harrelson gives a can’t-miss performance as a corrupt L.A. police officer, the kind of turn that could catapult him once again into the Oscar conversation. Harrelson has been nominated twice before, most recently for his 2009[...]

Woody Harrelson, “Rampart” get one-week qualifying run – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Woody Harrelson started receiving raves for his searing performance in Oren Moverman’s “Rampart” right after the film world premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Certain Oscar bloggers have been championing Harrelson’s inclusion in the Best Actor race, a category that appears to be relatively crowded[...]

Woody Harrelson, Ice Cube to film “Rampart” in October

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Oren Moverman is about to move from Army soldiers to LAPD officers. The director of the Oscar-nominated “The Messenger” will begin filming his follow-up, “Rampart,” in October, with Ice Cube and “Messenger” co-stars Woody Harrelson and Ben Foster in the cast. The film follows a series[...]

“Messenger” director Oren Moverman to do Kurt Cobain film

BY STAFF THR’s Risky Business Blog has reported that Oren Moverman, director of “The Messenger,” is set to direct a film about the rock star Kurt Cobain (Nirvana) who took his own life in 1994. “Brothers” screenwriter David Benioff took the project in 2007 and has done a fair share[...]

Woody Harrelson blasts his way through ‘Zombieland’

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: Zombieland With all due respect to George A. Romero, the zombie genre has been done to (un)death. So last year’s fresh,[...]