A number of recent movies — including some of this year's top awards contenders — revive a decades-old debate about the type of director who shapes the most memorable films.
She’s definitely a favorite among celebrities and Vivienne Westwood has decided to put some effort into a new range that will be perfect for awards shows and movie premieres. The always-interesting designer’s latest venture is called...Show More Summary
From CineFix: Today we present Ralphie’s epic quest to receive a Red Ryder carbine action 200 shot range model air rifle… in the form of an 8 bit video game! It’s almost as exciting as winning a Major Award!! [CineFix] The post “A Christmas Story” (The Movie) as a 16-Bit Video Game [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Remember the last time Reese Witherspoon was preparing to work the awards circuit for her role in ‘Walk the Line’ in 2005? She’s resurrected her career with the ‘Legally Blonde’ movies and then earned critical acclaim, including an Oscar, for her portrayal of June Carter Cash. RELATED: Reese Witherspoon nominated for Golden Globe! Then she split […]
[youtube:D5vhurFXu5c] Kajaki follows the true story of a patrol of British soldiers guarding a dam in Helmand province in 2006. Corporal Mark Wright was posthumously awarded the George Cross for his actions during the incident. The last British troops withdrew from Helmand in October this year, after suffering a total of 453 casualties since 2001.
Gwyneth Paltrow has won an Academy Award. She's launched her own lifestyle brand, starred in dozens of movies and is worth tens of millions of dollars. But all that didn't qualify her for a job at Yahoo. According to Sunday's cover story...Show More Summary
She has multiple awards and plenty of hit movies to her credit, but Gwyneth Paltrow's lack of a college education proved to be a problem when applying for a contributing editor role at Yahoo Food. Per a New York Times report, the “Shakespeare in Love” lady was courted by Yahoo until CEO Marissa Mayer stepped in and put the kibosh on the whole deal. Show More Summary
Although Jennifer Aniston was the only member of the Friends cast to win an Emmy over the course of the show's run, and also the one who became a big commercial movie star, critical acclaim as a dramatic actress has not come her way--until now. Show More Summary
A couple of super nice ladies. Hey, so did Bill Murray ever win an Academy Award? You know, for that one movie he was in? What was that movie? Wait, you don't mean the new movie he's in? What's that one called? And don't you think he's...Show More Summary
Mother, Academy Award winner, philanthropist… kidnapper? Angelina Jolie is known for many things, but she might have to add felon to her list. That's because Chris Martin just told the world that Angie once kidnapped him! Well, kind of. [ Related: Angelina Jolie Is Directing Brad Pitt In By The Sea ] The Coldplay front man says that Angelina wanted [...]
Award season contenders, they ain't. Lots of movies fall flat every year, with some failing to make enough money to justify their production and others getting horrible reviews (which can often cause the crappy box office). We rounded up the movies that failed to even break 20 percent on the Tomatometer, Rotten Tomatoes' review aggregator, in 2014. Show More Summary
Michael Keaton happily poses with Jeff Bridges backstage while attending the 2014 People Magazine Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Thursday evening (December 18) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Jeff, 65, presented Michael, 63, with the Movie Actor of the Year award for his role in the critically-acclimated Birdman – Watch him accept his [...]
The film awards season—that inflated,over-congratulatory period—is upon us, during which Oscar bait movies, of which there appear to be an inordinate number this year, are shoved down our throats until tears are driven from our eyes and the cockles of our hearts are forcibly warmed. Show More Summary
The holidays are a great time to cross off award season contenders from your must-see list, catch a family-friendly flick, or see a franchise finale you've been looking forward to all year. If you have time to duck into a theater over...Show More Summary
Somehow I didn't know that Zoolander (which Terrence Malick and I both love and Roger Ebert hated) began as a short clip Ben Stiller did for the 1996 VH1 Fashion Awards. (via the dissolve) Tags: Ben Stiller movies video Zoolander
Variety reports that Paris Is Burning, the classic 1990 documentary and Blackstone's Commentaries of Jezebel's own Shade Court, is set to receive another award. The Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking has granted the movie its 2015 Legacy Award. Previous winners include Grey Gardens and The War Room. Read more...
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This month: The A.V. Club atones for its sins of omission, recommending the best movies of the year that we didn’t review. Adult World (2013)...Show More Summary
Vin Diesel as Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy, Tyler Perry in Gone Girl, Jenny Slate in Obvious Child, and more movies and performances that deserve their own award.
In many ways, you can tell just as much about what kind of year it’s been by the movies that aren’t on the many year-end Top 10s and critics’ awards lists. If the regulars in those lists represented all there was to see, well, that’d...Show More Summary
"Birdman" scored 13 Critics' Choice Movie Awards nominations on Monday, continuing its early run as a Hollywood awards season favorite.