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Cannes Wish List, Oscar Crossover

| March 19, 2014 | 20 Comments

Cannes and Oscar couldn’t be more polar opposite from each other. To make a sweeping statement about the difference, I’d say that the Oscar race isn’t about the movies: it’s about the industry that votes on the movies. Their choices illuminate who they are, how they’ve evolved, what they... (Read More)


Women and the Blockbuster Franchise

| March 18, 2014 | 55 Comments

It was recently brought up on Twitter by Kim Masters discussing women and the concept of a franchise. Her point was that no one could really what Jennifer Lawrence has done with The Hunger Games movies. According to Masters: “Power in Hollywood rests with a few people – Jim... (Read More)

Naomi Watts at J. Edgar Premiere in Los Angeles

The Birds Remake – Maybe Naomi Watts?

| March 17, 2014 | 27 Comments

JustJared reports that there has been “talks” for Naomi Watts to possibly star in The Birds remake. Thank Christ Michael Bay is not directing the reboot, but instead it will be Diederik Van Rooijen. Supposedly this version will not adhere to Hitch’s interpretation, but rather more closely to the... (Read More)