Tag: film

Updated Oscar Projections As Wave of Top Contenders Are Released

THR’s awards columnist updates his projections. These projections reflect Scott Feinberg’s personal impressions (from screenings), publicly available information (release dates, genres, talent rosters and teasers/trailers often offer valuable clues), historical considerations (how other films with similar pedigrees have resonated), precursor awards (some awards groups have historically correlated with […]

In a statement for People, Whitney Houston’s mother said that learning about the claims of her daughter’s abuse were “overwhelming and unfathomable.”

Whitney Houston’s mother says allegations that her superstar daughter and her son were molested by her niece are “unfathomable.” In a statement to People magazine on behalf of herself and sister singer Dionne Warwick, Cissy Houston revealed they first learned of the claims two days before the documentary Whitney premiered […]

#1 ‘Les Misérables’ Now $58.6M Worldwide; #2 ‘The Hobbit’ Passes $523M Global Cume; #3 ‘Django Unchained’ Now $25M Domestic; Billy Crystal & Bette Midler Beat Tom Cruise

Working Title/Universal’s #1 Les Misérables has grossed $28.3M internationally.Combined with the North American 2-day total of $30.3M, the worldwide cume now is $58.6M. The film is playing in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Spain so there are many overseas territories still to go. Australia opened Wednesday with $1.9M and set the […]

ROLES OF A LIFETIME

See the interactive slideshow >> It’s 10 in the morning, and already Halle Berry is being chased, though a better word for what’s going on might be “hunted.” Considering this, the Oscar-winning actress — one of the stars of the film “Cloud Atlas” — makes her way into […]