“Beasts of the Southern Wild”
Nominated For: Best Picture, Best Actress (Quvenzhané Wallis), Best Director (Benh Zeitlin), Best Adapted Screenplay (Zeitlin and Lucy Alibar)
What’s It About? The pint-sized Wallis carries the film on her back as Hushpuppy, a young 6-year-old girl living with her father (named Wink) in an impoverished Delta community known as “the Bathtub.” The residents are preparing for a great storm in their own steadfast way, just as… Continue reading What Is 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'? Oscar Nominee Guide 2013
Review in a Hurry: An entertaining adaptation of Kathryn Stockett‘s bestseller, this early ’60s, Mississippi-set dramedy follows three seemingly different women writing one tell-all book about black maids working for white families. Despite some Hollywood touches, The Help gets big help from its solid cast, namely Viola Davis.… Continue reading Movie Review: Like Good Southern Cooking, The Help Comforts & Satisfies
Northern Sudan’s seizure of a contested border region is an act of war, a spokesman for the Southern Sudanese army said Sunday, raising fears that … Continue reading Southern Sudan says seizure of Abyei is ‘war’
Britney Spears looks gorgeous in green as she arrives with boyfriend Jason Trawick at An Evening of Southern Style held at a private residence on Wednesday (May 11) in Beverly Hills, Calif.
The 29-year-old pop princess hosted the evening with her family to support the St. Bernard Project, an organization that is helping to rebuild the lives… Continue reading Britney Spears & Jason Trawick: Evening of Southern Style!
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday (May 10).
Here’s what the 24-year-old British model and actress had to share:
On working on Transformers: Dark of the Moon: “I’d love to [do more acting]. I had such a blast in this movie … it was such a great shoot. The movie looks insane.”
On boyfriend Jason Statham