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Tag Archives: Warrior

Tom Hardy: His best performances to date

It only took a few years, but once audiences got a good look at Tom Hardy, it was just a matter of time before he became a star. Now, he’s an A-lister hoping for his first Academy Award nomination this year, either for The Revenant or this week’s release, the[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Tom Hardy

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an up and coming A-lister, someone who’s a big star on his way to becoming an even bigger one. He’s Tom Hardy, an incredibly well respected and intense actor. It’s probably a shock to many that Hardy has[...]

Under the Radar: Tom Hardy

Today I’m going to be pressing on with another series for you all here at the site, one that I started last week. Basically, it’s a spinoff of the Spotlight on the Stars series. As a quick refresher, each week I look at an actor/actress/filmmaker that I’d like to celebrate[...]

Oscars: “The Artist” prevails on an uneven night – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Michel Hazanavicius’ “The Artist” lost a number of key technical categories to Martin Scorsese’s “Hugo” but still prevailed in the top Oscar slot on Sunday night, claiming trophies for Best Picture, Director, and Actor (for Jean Dujardin). It was a great night for Harvey Weinstein, who helped[...]

And the Oscars will go to … — AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Do or die time. After month and months of tracking the Oscar race, it’s time to put up (and shut up) by posting my official picks for Sunday night’s Academy Awards. And while I have been saying (OK, complaining) that too many of tonight’s winners are all[...]

Oscars: Did Nick Nolte get Albert Brooks’ Academy Award nomination?

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: It might have been Oscar’s most-surprising snub. Albert Brooks, so incredible in “Drive,” left out of the Best Supporting Actor category. In his place: Five deserving men who will compete for the Oscar on Feb. 26. And I’m thrilled to see all of them in there. Particularly[...]

Good Films you missed – 13 Assassins, The Skin I Live In, Tree of Life, Warrior

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com:This is the third of several year-end wrap essays detailing the year in film. This time, it’s about highlighting the good or great films that slipped under the radar somehow. Some got rave reviews and wide releases but stiffed at the box office while some never[...]

Oscars: “Warrior” director Gavin O’Connor on Nick Nolte, awards season and his heartfelt film – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Like the tough-as-nails siblings punching their way through their mixed martial arts finale, Gavin O’Connor’s “Warrior” refuses to go down to the mat. At the time of its September release, a few journalists who were impressed by the film’s tenacity and grit tossed around the term “Oscar.”[...]

This Week In Movies by Pete Hammond – Warrior

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com:After the Labor Day holiday the summer movie season has now come to an official close and it limped out with the dismal debuts of a couple of forgettable underachievers , Apollo 18 and Shark Night 3D, about which the less said the better. The Help[...]

‘Deadliest Warrior’ moving from SpikeTV to silver screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There are a number of television shows contemplating a leap top the silver screen. Kiefer Sutherland reportedly will bring “24” to multiplexes, while fans of “Lost” and “Mad Men” dream of feature-length extensions of the programs they love. Toss “Deadliest Warrior” into the mix. Paramount Pictures announced that[...]