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“Monsters University” and “Pacific Rim” take Hollywood Film Awards Honors

The 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards announced today that Disney/Pixar’s “Monsters University,” directed by Dan Scanlon and produced by Kori Rae, will be the recipient of the Hollywood Animation Award, and Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures “Pacific Rim” visual effects supervisor John Knoll will receive the “Hollywood Visual Effects[...]

Janek Sirrs at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: “Iron Man 2” is Paramount Pictures and Marvel Studios’ sequel to “Iron Man,” which is the big screen adaptation of Marvel’s legendary superhero Tony Stark/Iron Man, starring Robert Downey Jr. as the billionaire industrialist and genius inventor who vows to protect the world as Iron Man. The film, directed[...]

King Kong 360 3-D opens today in Hollywood

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Only the coolest movies get their own theme park rides. Last week, film buffs descended on Orlando, Florida to drink butterbeers and ride roller coasters during the grand opening of “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” part of Universal Studios’ larger theme park. Today, our attentions[...]

Visual Effects supervisor Steven Eric Hodgson dies

HollywoodNews.com: Steven Eric Hodgson, an accomplished and acclaimed visual effects supervisor for numerous feature films and TV projects, died suddenly June 16 while on the set of the upcoming TV series “Camelot.” Hodgson, who was 50 when he died, had been battling cancer for several years. Among his recent credits[...]