Leningrad , the long-in-development English-language WWII epic by Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Tornatore, the director of the Oscar-winning 1998 drama Cinema Paradiso , has found its $ 100 million financing in the form of producer Avi Lerner and Millenium/Nu Image, according to Variety . The film documents the 900-day Nazi attack on the Russian city now known as St. Petersburg, which was one of the most destructive sieges in history… Continue reading Tornatore's Leningrad Gets Its Financing
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Christina Aguilera holds hands with her son, Max, while leaving their hotel on Friday (May 13) in New York City.
The 30-year-old Voice coach recently scored her very own Trivial Pursuit card!
Late last month, Christina joked on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that her Super Bowl flub would probably be a Trivial Pursuit question one day.
The card doesn’t… Continue reading Christina Aguilera Gets Her Own Trivial Pursuit Card
Review in a Hurry: Jodie Foster’s new feature about a grade-A jerk who’s more human when his hand puppet does the talking is the perfect role for the Mel Gibson of right now as he tackles…
An Arizona gunman’s rampage that resulted in a U.S. congresswoman being shot has inspired a storyline in an upcoming episode of NBC’s Law & Order: LA. The primetime drama started filming today an episode where a female state senator is gunned down in a public setting. The storyline echoes an incident last January when a
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For a long time, Training Day director Antoine Fuqua was going to helm the vigilante thriller Prisoners for Alcon Entertainment and Warner Bros., but he dropped out last year. According to the L.A. Times ‘ “24 Frames” blog, Oscar-nominated Incendies director Denis Villeneuve has taken over those reins.
Based on a script by Aaron Guzikowski, the film is about working-class Boston father whose daughter and her friend are kidnapped, but when… Continue reading Prisoners Gets a New Director