Posts Tagged ‘Years’

Nicole Brown Simpson’s Father Has Passed Away At 90 Years Old

Such sad news about a man who cared for his family so much.

Louis Brown Jr., the father of O.J. Simpson’s ex wife Nicole Brown Simpson, has sadly passed away at the age of 90.

Brown had been battling Alzheimer’s disease, according to his daughter Denise Brown, and he succumbed last Thursday, …

Gwyneth Paltrow Dressed As Other Icons Through The Years

You can dress the GOOPster up as Madonna or Audrey Hepburn …but Gwyneth still looks like Gwyneth. Sorry, Max Factor.

Gwyneth as Audrey Hepburn:

Gwyneth as Audrey Hepburn:

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Gwyneth as Farrah Fawcett:

Gwyneth as Farrah Fawcett:

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Gwyneth as Brigitte Bardot:

Gwyneth as Brigitte Bardot:

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Gwyneth as Madonna:

Gwyneth as Madonna:

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Follow a Boy for 12 Years, But Not in a Creepy Way, in Richard Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ Trailer

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With Boyhood, writer-director Richard Linklater has made a real-life study of growing up to rival both The Up Series and Family Matters‘ nine-year study of Steve Urkel’s transformation into Stefan Urquelle. Shot across a dozen-year timespan, the film follows newcomer Ellar Coltrane as he progresses from first grade to high school graduation, a time-lapse of maturing from boy to guy who can buy us dirty magazines. Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette play his parents, they too visibly falling victim to time’s march and two cancelations of the television drama Medium.

Here’s the trailer:

You’ll Have To Wait Three Years for More ‘Lego’

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Though work on Lego Movie 2 began before the first one even hit theaters, it’s still going to take a few years to find all the annoying little pieces for this thing. Warner Bros. today announced that their sequel will be their big Memorial Day tentpole, hitting theaters May 26, 2017. Don’t look for me in the theater. I’ll have advanced to Lego MINDSTORMS by then.

One Direction Scores A Year’s Worth Of Free Cab Rides After Memorable Name Drop In Midnight Memories!

Twenty people is just wayyy too many in an Addison Lee, but five One Direction members is just about right!

Remember that AH-Mazing scene in the Midnight Memories music video where people were just piling into the English mini cab?

What are we thinking, of course you do! Who hasn’t watched that …

Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Give SNL Their Highest Ratings In Two Years!!!

Um, duh! LOLz!

The minute that we heard Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake were going to be on Saturday Night Live together, we knew that it was going to be HIGHlarious!

And apparently everyone else thought so too because their show gave SNL the highest ratings they’ve had in almost two whole …

Independent Spirit Awards Committee Enjoyed That ’12 Years a Slave’ Very Much

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The 29th Independent Spirit Awards nominees have been released, and if you made either 12 Years a Slave or Nebraska, then know that the spectre of autonomy is strong within you. Those films are leading the pack this year, picking up a respective seven and six nods. In the Best Picture category, they’ll be going up against All Is Lost, Frances Ha, and Inside Llewyn Davis. Have a look at the full list below as you contemplate the mystery of The Croods shut out.

BEST FEATURE (Award given to the Producer, Executive Producers are not awarded)

12 Years a Slave
PRODUCERS: Dede Gardner, Anthony Katagas, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen, Arnon Milchan, Brad Pitt, Bill Pohlad

All Is Lost
PRODUCERS: Neal Dodson, Anna Gerb

Frances Ha
PRODUCERS: Noah Baumbach, Scott Rudin, Rodrigo Teixeira, Lila Yacoub

Inside Llewyn Davis
PRODUCERS: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Scott Rudin

Nebraska
PRODUCERS: Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa

BEST DIRECTOR

Shane Carruth
Upstream Color

J.C. Chandor
All Is Lost

Steve McQueen
12 Years a Slave

Jeff Nichols
Mud

Alexander Payne
Nebraska

BEST SCREENPLAY

Woody Allen
Blue Jasmine

Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke & Richard Linklater
Before Midnight

Nicole Holofcener
Enough Said

Scott Neustadter &
Michael H. Weber
The Spectacular Now

John Ridley
12 Years a Slave

BEST FIRST FEATURE (Award given to the director and producer)

Blue Caprice
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Alexandre Moors
PRODUCERS: Kim Jackson, Brian O’Carroll, Isen Robbins, Will Rowbotham, Ron Simons, Aimee Schoof, Stephen Tedeschi

Concussion
DIRECTOR: Stacie Passon
PRODUCER: Rose Troche

Fruitvale Station
DIRECTOR: Ryan Coogler
PRODUCERS: Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker

Una Noche
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Lucy Mulloy
PRODUCERS: Sandy Pérez Aguila, Maite Artieda, Daniel Mulloy, Yunior Santiago

Wadjda
DIRECTOR: Haifaa Al Mansour
PRODUCERS: Gerhard Meixner, Roman Paul

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY

Lake Bell
In A World

Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Don Jon

Bob Nelson
Nebraska

Jill Soloway
Afternoon Delight

Michael Starrbury
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete

JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD – Given to the best feature made for under $ 500,000. Award given to the writer, director, and producer. Executive Producers are not awarded.

Computer Chess
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Andrew Bujalski
PRODUCERS: Houston King & Alex Lipschultz

Crystal Fairy
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Sebastiàn Silva
PRODUCERS: Juan de Dios Larraín & Pablo Larraín

Museum Hours
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Jem Cohen
PRODUCERS: Paolo Calamita & Gabriele Kranzelbinder

Pit Stop
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Yen Tan
WRITER: David Lowery
PRODUCERS: Jonathan Duffy, James M. Johnston,
Eric Steele, Kelly Williams

This is Martin Bonner
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Chad Hartigan
PRODUCER: Cherie Saulter

BEST FEMALE LEAD

Cate Blanchett
Blue Jasmine

Julie Delpy
Before Midnight

Gaby Hoffmann
Crystal Fairy

Brie Larson
Short Term 12

Shailene Woodley
The Spectacular Now

BEST MALE LEAD

Bruce Dern
Nebraska

Chiwetel Ejiofor
12 Years a Slave

Oscar Isaac
Inside Llewyn Davis

Michael B. Jordan
Fruitvale Station

Matthew McConaughey
Dallas Buyers Club

Robert Redford
All Is Lost

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

Melonie Diaz
Fruitvale Station

Sally Hawkins
Blue Jasmine

Lupita Nyong’o
12 Years a Slave

Yolonda Ross
Go For Sisters

June Squibb
Nebraska

BEST SUPPORTING MALE

Michael Fassbender
12 Years a Slave

Will Forte
Nebraska

James Gandolfini
Enough Said

Jared Leto
Dallas Buyers Club

Keith Stanfield
Short Term 12

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Sean Bobbitt
12 Years a Slave

Benoit Debie
Spring Breakers

Bruno Delbonnel
Inside Llewyn Davis

Frank G. DeMarco
All Is Lost

Matthias Grunsky
Computer Chess

BEST EDITING

Shane Carruth & David Lowery
Upstream Color

Jem Cohen & Marc Vives
Museum Hours

Jennifer Lame
Frances Ha

Cindy Lee
Una Noche

Nat Sanders
Short Term 12

BEST DOCUMENTARY (Award given to the director and producer)

20 Feet From Stardom
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Morgan Neville
PRODUCERS: Gil Friesen & Caitrin Rogers

After Tiller
DIRECTORS/PRODUCERS: Martha Shane & Lana Wilson

Gideon’s Army
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Dawn Porter
PRODUCER: Julie Goldman

The Act of Killing
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Joshua Oppenheimer
PRODUCERS: Joram Ten Brink, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Signe Byrge Sørensen,
Michael Uwemedimo

The Square
DIRECTOR: Jehane Noujaim
PRODUCER: Karim Amer

BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM (Award given to the director)

A Touch of Sin
(China)
DIRECTOR: Jia Zhang-Ke

Blue is the Warmest Color
(France)
DIRECTOR: Abdellatif Kechiche

Gloria
(Chile)
DIRECTOR: Sebastián Lelio

The Great Beauty
(Italy)
DIRECTOR: Paolo Sorrentino

The Hunt
(Denmark)
DIRECTOR: Thomas Vinterberg

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD – (Given to one film’s director, casting director, and its ensemble cast)

Mud

Director: Jeff Nichols

Casting Director: Francine Maisler

Ensemble Cast: Joe Don Baker, Jacob Lofland, Matthew McConaughey, Ray McKinnon, Sarah Paulson, Michael Shannon, Sam Shepard, Tye Sheridan, Paul Sparks, Bonnie Sturdivant, Reese Witherspoon

17th ANNUAL PIAGET PRODUCERS AWARD – The 17th annual Producers Award, sponsored by Piaget, honors emerging producers who, despite highly limited resources demonstrate the creativity, tenacity, and vision required to produce quality, independent films. The award includes a $ 25,000 unrestricted grant funded by Piaget.

Toby Halbrooks & James M. Johnston
Jacob Jaffke
Andrea Roa
Frederick Thornton

20th ANNUAL SOMEONE TO WATCH AWARD – The 20th annual Someone to Watch Award recognizes a talented filmmaker of singular vision who has not yet received appropriate recognition.

My Sister’s Quinceañera
DIRECTOR: Aaron Douglas Johnston

Newlyweeds
DIRECTOR: Shaka King

The Foxy Merkins
DIRECTOR: Madeline Olnek

19th ANNUAL STELLA ARTOIS TRUER THAN FICTION AWARD – The 19th annual Truer Than Fiction Award, sponsored by Stella Artois, is presented to an emerging director of non-fiction features who has not yet received significant recognition. The award includes a $ 25,000 unrestricted grant.

Kalyanee Mam
A River Changes Course

Jason Osder
Let the Fire Burn

Stephanie Spray & Pacho Velez
Manakamana

12 Years a Slave — $4.8M

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave stars Chiwetel Ejifor as Solomon Northup, a free black man in 1840s America. He makes his living as a fiddle player, and his wife is a teacher. He is shanghaied by a pair of nefarious white men, and soon finds himself on a ship headed to New Orleans where he is informed he will be called Platt and is sold into slavery by an unscrupulous businessman (Paul Giamatti). As he toils away for the kindhearted but conflicted plantation owner Mr. Ford (Benedict Cumberbatch), who… [more]

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Make Major Golden Globes Announcement! Hosting For Next Two Years!

The Golden Globes are doubling down on comedy!

Not only did the awards show decide that two hosts are better than one, bringing back the dynamic duo of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler- they also decided that two years are better than one!

Tina and Amy have officially signed on for not …

Madonna Lashed Out At “Enslaver” Who Asked Her To Not Text During 12 Years A Slave Screening?!

Ummm, yikes!

We know Madonna is queen, but she might have made a leeettle boo boo during a screening of Brad Pitt’s 12 Years a Slave.

We knew she had attended the premiere alongside director Steve McQueen, but apparently she thought that gave her reign to roll how she wanted. And what …