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box%20office%20labor%20day Box Office: How Labor Day Went From Oscar Shortlist to Chart DudParamount

Back in August, “Labor Day” was shaping up to be one of the most eagerly awaited movies of the year-end awards season. Most of that had to do with the film’s classy pedigree, consisting of stars Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin, “Up in the Air” director Jason Reitman, and literary source Joyce Maynard, the “To Die For” novelist. Buzz was building… Continue reading Box Office: How 'Labor Day' Went From Oscar Shortlist to Chart Dud

Mere hours after Hugh Jackman was announced to headline Tom Hooper’s Les Miserables musical for Universal with the presumption that 20th Century Fox’s planned sequel The Wolverine would be delayed, Deadline is reporting that Fox and Jackman have a new first choice to direct the X-Men spin-off… James Mangold. Mangold previously directed the Oscar-winning biopic Walk the LIne for Fox along with last year’s Tom Cruise-Cameron Diaz action movie Knight… Continue reading James Mangold Tops Director Shortlist for The Wolverine

Anne Hathaway, Jessica Biel on "Batman" short-list

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Christopher Nolan is looking at some of Hollywood’s leading actresses — as well as a few emerging talents — for major female roles in “The Dark Knight Rises,” his Continue reading Anne Hathaway, Jessica Biel on "Batman" short-list

Sometimes it’s an honor just to be nominated. But when the going grand prize is a shiny Golden Raspberry Award…Yeah, not so much. The nominees for the 2011 Razzies — honoring last year’s worst in film — are due out Jan. 24, and Christina Aguilera’s movie musical Burlesque is leading the pack of cinema stinkers [...] Continue reading “Burlesque” Leading 2011 Razzie Shortlist