Following today's Oscar nominations, Dan Martin identifies ten key trends from the news.
Hollywood Regards Hollywood
This is the year when the film industry, with its saggy box offices and still reeling from last week’s PIPA wars, gives itself a pat on the back. Both of this year’s most formidable frontrunners are romantic celebrations of film-making itself. The Artist is an endlessly sentimental love note to the age of the silent movie, which Scorsese’s Hugo tells the fantastical tale of a young Parisian orphan and his friendship with a forgotten and disillusioned film-maker.
The Super Bowl of Hollywood is upon us. The 2012 Academy Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning, and Martin Scorsese's nostalgic 3D romp Hugo and the charming silent film The Artist scored the most nods, with 11 and 10, re... Read Post
A few popcorn films square off against a possible Oscar contender this weekend as Hollywood begins the new year in earnest. Look for Anne Hathaway's Bride Wars to catch the box office bouquet with $20 million. Clint Eastwood's Gran ... Read Post