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Kathryn Bigelow Talks About Detroit

The events unfolded in July 1967, exposing rampant racial and economic oppression. But the true story of what happened had never been fully told. The big question was whether a middle-class white woman from San...

'Detroit' Director Kathryn Bigelow Says Talking About Race Is "More Vital Than Ever"

Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow says that talking about the issue of race in America is “more vital than ever”, after headline-grabbing events in Charlottesville last weekend.The 65 year old filmmaker spoke on the eve of...

John Boyega And Will Poulter Bonded In Detroit

Boyega (The Force Awakens) plays Melvin Dismukes, a quietly observant security officer, while Poulter (The Revenant) plays Philip Krauss, an abusive policeman. As non-American actors, they're able to get under the skin of these characters...

Leonardo Dicaprio And Ricky Gervais Honoured For Animal Welfare Work

The stars have been named among the recipients of the 2015 Genesis Award, a prize which is handed out annually to celebrities who raise awareness of animal welfare issues, along with director Kathryn...

Jane Fonda Accuses Hollywood Of A Gender Bias

Jane Fonda thinks Hollywood studios have gender-biased policies.The Oscar-winning actress believes there is an inequality within the movie industry that is unlikely to be addressed by the men who currently run it.The 77-year-old star said:...

Kathryn Bigelow Tackles Ivory Poachers' Links To Terrorism In New Film

Oscar-winning filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow is urging jewellery lovers to stop buying ivory because the money they hand over for "trinkets" like pendants and bracelets is funding terrorism.The Hurt Locker director's new animated film, Last Days,...

The Most Successful Women In The Film Industry

Despite an unfortunate continuation of women in subordinate roles, female actresses in Hollywood are very much in the ascendance, refusing to play second fiddle to the traditional male hierarchy. However, it is behind the camera...

Tom Hardy Cast In Kathryn Bigelow's True American

Tom Hardy has been cast in 'True American'.The actor will star in the crime drama directed by 'The Hurt Locker' Oscar-winner Kathryn Bigelow, The Wrap reports.The rights to the film were acquired by Megan Ellison's...

Gerard Butler To Star In Point Break Remake

Gerard Butler is in talks to star in a 'Point Break' remake.The 'Olympus Has Fallen' actor has entered final negotiations for the lead role in Ericson Core's new take on the classic '90s surf film,...

Guardians Of The Galaxy: Is Chris Pratt The Next Big Hollywood Star?

Chris Pratt, the 34-year-old actor who has bagged himself some pretty tasty roles in recent years, is bulking up for his role in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie. Pratt is the latest movie...

'Point Break' Remake Seats Ericson Core In Director's Chair

The remake of Kathryn Bigelow’s classic movie Point Break has now got a director on board. According to Empire Online, Alcon Entertainment, who have been developing this one for some years now, have announced that...

Zero Dark Thirty Wins Only One Oscar Through Rare Tied Award

If there’s anything worse that winning just one Oscar after your film was nominated for five, it's winning Best Sound Editing, and if there’s anything more embarrassing that that, it’s winning Best Sound Editing in...

About-turn: Where Did It All Go Wrong For Zero Dark Thirty At The Oscars?

The negative press surrounding Zero Dark Thirty, has slowly dragged the movie from being an Oscars favourite, to one of the evening’s biggest disappointments. Kathryn Bigelow’s political drama was nominated in the all-important Best Picture...

Oscars 2013: Skyfall And Zero Dark Thirty Is First Tied Vote Since 1968

Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty and Sam Mendes's Skyfall tied the Oscar for Sound Editing on Sunday evening (February 24, 2013) - the first dead heat at the famous awards show since 1968, when Katherine...

Unofficial Zero Dark Thirty Ban Rumored In Pakistan

Amidst a backlash, there are rumors that Zero Dark Thirty has been banned in Pakistan unofficially.The film deals with the real life story of the USA attempting to track down Al Queda leader Osama Bin...

Writers Guild Win Adds To Zero Dark Thirty Momentum... But Is It In Time For The Oscars?

In the Oscars build-up the bulk of the attention has been on Ben Affleck and Argo, with the director and actor confounding the Academy’s decision to omit him from the best director shortlist by cleaning...

Zero Dark Thirty And Argo Triumph In Writers Guild Awards

Zero Dark Thirty and Argo were handed the top two film awards at the Writers Guild Awards last night – the last awards before this Sunday’s Oscar Ceremony.Kathryn Bigelow’s taut thriller, which centers of the...

Argo And Zero Dark Thirty Win Big At Writers Guild Awards

'Argo' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' were the big winners at the Writers Guild of America Awards.The Ben Affleck-directed CIA drama - which recently scooped top prizes at the Golden Globes and BAFTA Awards - continued...

Jennifer Lawrence To Win Best Actress Oscar? Poll Voters Seem To Think So...

A poll conducted by voters reveals that the American public have got Jennifer Lawrence pegged as the winner of the Best Actress Oscar, for her performance in Silver Linings Playbook. Lawrence has already bagged a...

Are The 2013 Baftas Unpredictable? Strong Contenders Make It Tough To Judge

Film awards outcomes are difficult to predict. Year on year the judging panel changes and the tastes of both the public and the film critique elite evolve. Sometimes winners will be a curve ball, and...

Thinking Of Seeing 'Zero Dark Thirty', With Friends? A Controversy Cheat-sheet!

Hey, UK readers, planning on seeing Zero Dark Thirty with a couple of friends this weekend? Of course, you'll be aware it's an Oscar frontrunner. Of course, you'll be aware it's from the director of...

A Week In Movies: Oscar Predictions For Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Denzel Washington, Daniel Day-lewis And Anne Hathaway While Iceman And Mud Trailers Hit The Web

Jessica Chastain and Jennifer Lawrence battle over Best Actress, Denzel Washington and Daniel Day-Lewis meet over Best Actor And Anne Hathaway favorite for Best Supporting Actress. While Iceman (James Franco, Winona Ryder) and Mud (Matthew...

This Is Torture! Just Go See Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty

The torture scandal surrounding Kathryn Bigelow's Oscar nominated movie Zero Dark Thirty has somewhat marred the acclaimed movie's release, though the message from its creators is clear: go and watch film as it is supposed...

Kathryn Bigelow On Zero Dark Thirty Torture Scenes: "It's Part Of The Story"

A lot has been said about Kathryn Bigelow's Oscar nominated Zero Dark Thirty. One camp asks, how dare you suggest America uses torture? While another says, how dare you suggest that torture works?It's not a...

Jessica Chastain Loves Cute Dog Videos

Jessica Chastain likes to watch dog videos to cheer herself up.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' actress admits she and Golden Globe-nominated director Kathryn Bigelow would email each other cute clips of pooches being rescued whenever filming...

Kathryn Bigelow Defends Zero Dark Thirty; 'Illogical To Ignore Torture'

Following the criticism aimed at Zero Dark Thirty over the counter-terrorism film’s handling of torture and interrogation scenes, its director Kathryn Bigelow has taken to the Los Angeles Times to answer back to those who...

Awards Snubs And Surprises Are Great! What Good Does Winning A Golden Globe Or Oscar Deliver?

When neither Ben Affleck nor Kathryn Bigelow had been nominated for the Oscar for Directing there was absolute uproar. While they are both wonderful film makers, what good would it do if they won all...

Zero Dark Thirty Jumps 16 Places To Take The Us Box Office Charts

A quiet week saw the Oscar nominated Zero Dark Thirty jump a staggering 16 places to take the number 1 slot in the U.S Box office charts, while Ganster Squad enjoyed a tame opening.A measly...

Ben Affleck's 'Incredible' Golden Globes Win

Ben Affleck doesn't know how he ''got away'' with winning a Golden Globe Award.The actor's successful transition behind the screen was cemented last night (13.01.13) when he picked up the Best Director award for 'Argo',...

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