Tag Archives: Tony Goldwyn

Awards Season Roundup: Eastwood on Eastwood, and the Academy’s exec director resigns

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. It was announced this morning that Bruce Davis, executive director of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has resigned after more than two decades in the position. As[...]

Sam Rockwell to terrorize Jonah Hill in “Sitter”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sam Rockwell could be moving from a “Conviction” to a criminal. Later this month, Rockwell’s set to play a short-tempered troublemaker jailed for a crime he might not have committed in Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction.” Now he’s being attached to the role of a rough-and-tumble drug dealer giving Jonah[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Bigelow + Hanks = Oscar Gold?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow wants to follow up “The Hurt Locker” with “Sleeping Dogs,” and she wants Tom Hanks for the lead. If the Oscars move to January in 2012,[...]

Awards Season Roundup: The “whitest” Oscars in recent memory?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Where are the celebrated minority performances? Is this the “whitest” Oscar race in recent memory? Gregg Kilday and Matthew Belloni discuss. Continuing to gush over “Let Me In” (which he[...]

“Black Swan,” “127 Hours” headline star-studded Savannah Film Fest

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: While it doesn’t quite have the stature of such festivals as Toronto, Venice, or Telluride, the annual Savannah Film Festival held in gorgeous Savannah, Georgia still manages to attract awards-season contenders and high-profile stars. This year, lucky No. 13 for the fall festival, Liam Neeson, Sir Ian[...]

TIFF ’10: ‘Conviction’ fights the good fight, while ‘Never Let Me Go’ offers sci-fi from the heart

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sometimes you know exactly what you are going to get from a film before you even step foot in the theater. Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction” delivers that type of movie-going experience. What you see in the official synopsis is what you will see on the screen. Nothing more,[...]

TIFF ’10: Hilary Swank and Sam Rockwell face a “Conviction”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to preview anticipated titles screening at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in our “Road to Toronto” feature. The fest kicks off on Sept. 9, and HollywoodNews.com will be on the ground bringing you reviews, interviews, and a clearer glimpse at the ever-shifting Oscar race. To read[...]