At least it isn’t “Psycho” “Rear Window.” According to Variety, DreamWorks has begun plans to remake the Alfred Hitchcock classic “Rebecca” with “History of Violence” screenwriter Steven Knight.
Knight — Oscar nominated for writing “Dirty Pretty Things” in 2002, and also responsible for the David Cronenberg film “Eastern Promises” — will apparently go back to the Daphne DuMaurier source novel for his adaptation, and not work directly off Hitchcock’s moody thriller.
The… Continue reading 'Rebecca' Remake: Alfred Hitchcock's Only Oscar Winner Gets Re-Commissioned By DreamWorks
I’ve never understood some people’s fascination with horses. Horse lovers can go on and on about the creatures’ beauty, their gracefulness, their mystique. Me, I see overgrown donkeys that would love nothing more than to kick me in the nads. But HBO’s Luck, the new drama about horse racing that debuted tonight, is taking my ignorance for quite a ride of clarity. Through the eyes of Michael Mann (Heat) and… Continue reading Luck Is a Winner for HBO
Sex sells! After running a month-long contest to find the perfect commercial for his first fragrance, Phoenix, Keith Urban picked the winner recently, a steamy commercial by Littleton, Colo., resident Eric Noffsinger.
The 30-second spot, set to Urban’s song “Raining on Sunday,” stars actress Julie Lundy, who strips down and then suits back up in her boyfriend’s shirt, which carries the scent of Phoenix. It’s almost as sexy as… Continue reading That’s Hot! Keith Urban Picks a Steamy Commercial Contest Winner
What sore ankle?
What challenging lift?
The fears of J.R. Martinez and his partner Karina Smirnoff on Monday seemed so insignificant on Tuesday, after the couple became the latest winners of the Dancing with the Stars mirror ball trophy.
“I just want to take a moment and breathe, take it in,” the actor and former U.S. Army soldier told reporters after the two-hour finale. “The fact… Continue reading ‘Dancing with the Stars’ winner: ‘I just want to take a moment and breathe’