Today, the New York Film Critics Circle named Marion Cotillard as Best Actress of 2014. For what performance? Well, for two, actually. She was honored for both The Immigrant and Two Days, One Night, acknowledging that she had a great year and couldn’t just let one of the two movies represent that distinction.
That multiple-role/performance recognition is common with critics-group awards, and… Continue reading What Actor or Actress Had the Best Year in Multiple Movies in 2014?
Every year there’s plenty of performances that never get the recognition they deserve from the Academy Awards. And that’s certainly true of Daniel Brühl, who gave one of the finest performances of 2013 as F1 race car driver Niki Lauda in Rush. But, despite movies like Inglourious Basterds and The Fifth Estate, Brühl hasn’t just been overlooked by the Academy, he’s been overlooked by American audiences… Continue reading 'Captain America: Civil War' Casts a Remarkable Actor As a Villain
Entertainment Weekly has your the first look at six of the contestants that will competing on the next season of Survivor: San Juan del Sur — Blood vs. Water. Like the previous Blood vs. Water season, San Juan del Sur will bring in pairs instead of single players to compete for the million dollars. The one difference is that this season will feature no returning players. However, there are a few… Continue reading New ‘Survivor’ cast boasts MLB pitcher John Rocker, Spider-Man actor, and ‘Amazing Race’ twins
Richard Attenborough: British actor and director Richard Attenborough has died, just shy of turning 91 years of age. His most notable film roles included turns as an incendiary punk in 1947’s trail-blazing Brighton Rock. a military leader in 1963’s The Great Escape, and a cuddly grandfather/misguided visionary in 1993’s Jurassic Park. He became a producer in 1959 and made his directorial debut with the musical Oh! What
Over the weekend, Olympic medalist and professional MMA fighter Ronda Rousey successfully defended her title as UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. It’s great news for her and even better news for The Expendables 3, which is getting some an extra bit of publicity via the win. Rousey costars in the upcoming sequel alongside Sylvester Stallone and many other action stars, and she’ll be… Continue reading What Former Athlete Is the Best Movie Actor?