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Online Critics Honour United 93

United 93, the critically-acclaimed film of the one hijacked flight that failed to hit its target on September 11th, has been named as the best movie of 2006 by the Online Film Critics Society (OFCS).The...

By on 09 January 2007

Directors Shortlisted For Dga Prize

MARTIN SCORSESE and BILL CONDON are among the five moviemakers who will fight for this year's (07) Directors Guild of America top prize. The filmmakers, who shot THE DEPARTED and DREAMGIRLS respectively, join BABEL director...

United 93 Wins Online Film Prize

September 11 film UNITED 93 has been named the Best Movie of 2006 by the Online Film Critics Society. The film, about passengers who rebelled against terrorist hijackers and crashed a jet in rural Pennsylvania,...

Chicago Critics Vote The Departed Best Film Of Year

Martin Scorsese's The Departed has received the best-picture award from the Chicago Film Critics Association. The film also received awards for best director and adapted screenplay (William Monahan). Helen Mirren received the best actress award...

Stone: 'Critics Unfairly Rubbish Me'

Hollywood director OLIVER STONE finds it difficult to deal with the frosty critical reception his films often receive - and insists no matter what movie he directs, it will still be rubbished by the press....

The Departed Tops Another 2006 Critic List

MARTIN SCORSESE's star-studded mob drama THE DEPARTED has been named the best film of 2006 by website Moviehole.net. The Departed topped LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE and CHILDREN OF MEN, which came second and third respectively in...

De Niro Wanted Dicaprio Over Damon

Director ROBERT DE NIRO originally selected LEONARDO DiCAPRIO to star in THE GOOD SHEPHERD, but had to recast after the TITANIC star dropped out because of scheduling conflicts. The TAXI DRIVER star had all the...

Departed Takes Top Honours From Southeastern Critics

THE DEPARTED has landed three honours from the Southeastern Film Critics Association, including Best Picture and Best Director for MARTIN SCORSESE. The star-studded movie also picked up Best Adapted Screenplay for WILLIAM MONAHAN in the...

The Departed Tops Las Vegas Film Society Awards

MARTIN SCORSESE's star-studded gangster movie THE DEPARTED has landed three honours from the Las Vegas Film Society, including Best Picture. The Departed also picked up a Best Director accolade for Scorsese and a Best Film...

Cia Drama Was A Logistical Nightmare For De Niro

Shooting new CIA drama THE GOOD SHEPHERD was a logistical nightmare for ROBERT DE NIRO because he had to persuade director pals to alter their schedules so he could make his movie. De Niro spent...

Damon: 'Scorsese Must Get An Oscar'

MATT DAMON is urging Oscar voters to "get it right" and give director MARTIN SCORSESE his first Academy Award or risk turning the big show into a farce. Damon, who worked with the legendary movie...

Bookmakers Give The Departed + Dreamgirls The Golden Globe Edge

THE DEPARTED is all set to claim gold at the Golden Globe Awards next year (07) after being declared a 4-5 odds favourite by the internet's top bookmakers. Sportsbook.com, the world's largest online sportsbook and...

Big Four Films Land Seven Critics Choice Nods Apiece

DREAMGIRLS, THE DEPARTED, BABEL and LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE have been given a huge Oscars push after landing seven nominations for the Broadcast Film Critics Awards. The Departed landed nods for Best Film, Best Director for...

Eastwood Film Wins Top Award From L.a. Film Critics

Clint Eastwood's Letters From Iwo Jima, which presents the bloody World War II battle from a Japanese viewpoint (and is the companion film to his Flags of Our Fathers), has been named best picture of...

The King + The Queen Reign At Washington Awards

FOREST WHITAKER's portrayal of dictator IDI AMIN in THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND and DAME HELEN MIRREN's turn as THE QUEEN have earned the two stars top honours from the fifth annual Washington, DC Area...

Letters From Iwo Jima Tops Nbr List As Oscars Race Heats Up

CLINT EASTWOOD's FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS companion piece is a big winner months before its release - the war film, LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA, has claimed the National Board of Review's (NBR) Best Film of...

Scorsese Plans Trip Back To Medieval France

Movie mogul MARTIN SCORSESE is going back in time to medieval France to develop a movie adaptation of ERIC JAGER's novel THE LAST DUEL: A TRUE STORY OF CRIME, SCANDAL + TRIAL BY COMBAT IN...

Holmes And Cruise Choose Popular Wedding Spot And Day

TOM CRUISE and KATIE HOLMES are just the latest in a string of celebrity couples to marry in the picturesque lakeside town of Bracciano, Italy. Cruise, 44, and Holmes, 27, will marry on Saturday (18NOV06)...

Paramount Scores With Scorsese

Movie mogul MARTIN SCORSESE has replaced TOM CRUISE as the big man at Paramount after signing a four-year, first-look deal to develop projects with studio executives. Just days after Scorsese scored his biggest cinema hit...

Scorsese Films Stones For New Rock Movie

Movie mogul MARTIN SCORSESE's new ROLLING STONES documentary has been greenlit, just three days after the legendary filmmaker captured his first footage of the rock supergroup. Scorsese was given special access to the Stones' performance...

Stones Cancel Further Gigs

LATEST: THE ROLLING STONES have disappointed even more fans by cancelling an upcoming concert in Hawaii and rescheduling three other performances. The rock veterans are already facing a $51 million (GBP28.3 million) fan lawsuit after...

Saw Iii: A Rip Tootin' $34.3 Million

Taking in an estimated $34.3 million, Saw III helped build a huge box office over the weekend -- $89.3 million for the top 12 films -- some 2.4 percent more than the comparable weekend a...

Saw Ii Slices Up The Competition At Us Box Office

Horror flick SAW III slashed the competition at the US box office and debuted in the number one slot taking in $34.3 million (GBP19 million) over the Hallowe'en weekend (27-29OCT06) for the third straight year....

Clark Auctions Off Artist Memorabilia

Veteran US TV presenter DICK CLARK is to auction off several pieces of musical memorabilia from his personal collection, including items once belonging to SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY, MICHAEL JACKSON and BOB DYLAN The former...

The Departed Continues To Top UK/ireland Box Office

Legendary film-maker MARTIN SCORSESE's THE DEPARTED is the number one movie at the UK and Ireland box office for a second consecutive week The Departed, which boasts an all-star cast including JACK NICHOLSON, MATT...

The Prestige Works Box-office Magic

Like the audience for the magic tricks depicted in the movie, nobody saw The Prestige's box-office victory coming. According to final figures released by Exhibitor Relations on Monday, the film, about a pair of rival...

The Prestige Has Box Office In Its Spell

The Prestige, a film about rival magicians, put on a magic act of its own over the weekend as it debuted at No. 1 with an estimated $14.8 million, well above analysts' expectations. "I think...

The Departed Takes Top Spot At UK Box Office

Legendary director MARTIN SCORSESE's THE DEPARTED has climbed a place to overtake THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA as the number one movie at the UK box office. The Departed, which boasts an all-star cast including JACK...

Friday The 13th Lucky For The Grudge 2

A weekend that began on Friday the 13th proved to represent fortuitous timing for the horror film The Grudge 2, which topped the box office with an estimated $22 million. It was Sony's 12th film...

Scorsese To Direct Low-budget Indies

Hoping to find greater creative freedom, Martin Scorsese says he plans to make several low-budget films. "When there are very big budgets, there is less risk that can be taken" by studios, Scorsese told a...

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