Tag: gary oldman

New Trailer: The Laundromat — Official Netflix Trailer #1

THE LAUNDROMAT SEPTEMBER 27, 2019 DIRECTED BY: STEVEN SODERBERGH Official Synopsis: A widow investigates an insurance fraud, chasing leads to a pair of Panama City law partners exploiting the world’s financial system. Starring: Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, Jeffrey Wright, Matthias Schoenaerts, James Cromwell, Melissa Rauch, Chris Parnell, Will Forte, David Schwimmer, Robert Patrick, and Sharon Stone Screenplay By: Scott Z. Burns Based … Read More New Trailer: The Laundromat — Official Netflix Trailer #1

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90th Academy Award Winners

BEST PICTURE “The Shape Of Water” ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE France McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” ANIMATED FEATURE FILM “Coco” CINEMATOGRAPHY “Blade Runner 2049” – Roger Deakins COSTUME … Read More 90th Academy Award Winners

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90th Academy Award Predictions

BEST PICTURE “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Runner-Up: “The Shape Of Water”   ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Runner-Up: Timothée Chalamet – “Call Me by Your Name” ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE France McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Runner-Up: Saoirse Ronan – “Lady Bird”   ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, … Read More 90th Academy Award Predictions

2018 Oscars Challenge: [42] “Darkest Hour” – 6 Nominations

“DARKEST HOUR” Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce, Anthony McCarten and Douglas Urbanski Director: Joe Wright Producers: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce, Anthony McCarten and Douglas Urbanski Cinematography: Bruno Delbonnel Editor: Dylan Tichenor Composer: Valerio Bonelli Distributor: Focus Features Release Date: November 22, 2017 Run-time: 125 minutes FILM SYNOPSIS: Controversial politician Winston Churchill is appointed prime minister during the early days of World War … Read More 2018 Oscars Challenge: [42] “Darkest Hour” – 6 Nominations

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Oscars Watch: 71st Annual British Academy Of Film And Television Arts Awards

Best Film: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape of Water” Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Cinematography: Roger Deakins – “Blade Runner 2049” Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Adapted Screenplay: … Read More Oscars Watch: 71st Annual British Academy Of Film And Television Arts Awards

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Oscars Watch: 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”   Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour”   Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”   Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role Sam Rockwell – “Three … Read More Oscars Watch: 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Denver Film Critics Society Awards

Best Picture: “Lady Bird” Best Director: Christopher Nolan – “Dunkirk” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Saoirse Ronan – “Lady Bird” Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe – “The Florida Project” Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Animated Film: “Coco” Best Science Fiction/Horror Film: “Get Out” Best Comedy: “The Big Sick” Best Original Screenplay: Jordan Peele – “Get Out” … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Denver Film Critics Society Awards

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Oscars Watch: 23rd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards

Best Picture “The Shape of Water” Best Director Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape of Water” Best Actor Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Comedy “The Big Sick” Best Actor in a Comedy James Franco – “The Disaster Artist” Best Actress in a Comedy Margot Robbie – “I, Tonya” Best Supporting Actor Sam Rockwell … Read More Oscars Watch: 23rd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards

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Oscars Watch: 75th Golden Globes Winners

Best Motion Picture, Drama “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” “Call Me By Your Name” “Dunkirk” “The Post” “The Shape of Water” Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy “Lady Bird” “The Disaster Artist” “Get Out” “The Greatest Showman” “I, Tonya” Best Director – Motion Picture Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape of Water” Martin McDonagh – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Christopher Nolan – “Dunkirk” … Read More Oscars Watch: 75th Golden Globes Winners

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Independent Film: “Lady Bird” Best Studio Film: “Logan” Best Director: Jordan Peele – “Get Out” Best Actor (Tie): Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” & Daniel Kaluuya – “Get Out” Best Actress: Saoirse Ronan – “Lady Bird” Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe – “The Florida Project” Best Supporting Actress (Tie): Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” & Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Original Screenplay: … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 North Texas Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “The Post” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape of Water” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Cinematography: “Blade Runner 2049” – Roger Deakins Best Animated Feature: “Coco” Best Foreign … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 North Texas Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 North Carolina Film Critics Association Awards

Best Narrative Film: “Get Out” Best Director: Jordan Peele – “Get Out” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe – “The Florida Project” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Original Screenplay: “Get Out” – Jordan Peele Best Adapted Screenplay (Tie): “The Disaster Artist” – Scott Neustadter and … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 North Carolina Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Picture: “Get Out” Best Director: Jordan Peele – “Get Out” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe – “The Florida Project” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Original Screenplay: “Get Out” – Jordan Peele Best Adapted Screenplay: “Call Me By Your Name” – James Ivory Best … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Online Film Critics Society Awards

Best Picture: “Get Out” Best Director: Christopher Nolan – “Dunkirk” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Original Screenplay: “Get Out” – Jordan Peele Best Adapted Screenplay: “Call Me By Your Name” – James Ivory … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Online Film Critics Society Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Nevada Film Critics Society Awards

Best Film: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape Of Water” Best Actor (Tie): Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” & James Franco – “The Disaster Artist” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Youth Performance: Brooklynn … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Nevada Film Critics Society Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “Get Out” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape Of Water” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Ensemble: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Original Screenplay: “Get Out” – Jordan Peele … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Phoenix Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Picture: “The Shape Of Water” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape Of Water” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Ensemble: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Original Screenplay: “Three Billboards … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Phoenix Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 St. Louis Film Critics Association Awards

Best Film: “The Shape of Water” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape of Water” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboard Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actor: Richard Jenkins – “The Shape of Water” Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird” Best Original Screenplay: “The Shape of Water” – Guillermo del Toro & Vanessa … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 St. Louis Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “The Shape Of Water” Best Director: Guillermo del Toro – “The Shape Of Water” Best Actor: Gary Oldman – “Darkest Hour” Best Actress: Sally Hawkins – “The Shape Of Water” Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell –”Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney – “I, Tonya” Best Foreign Language Film: “The Square” Best Documentary: “City Of Ghosts” Best Animated Film: … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 New York Film Critics Online Awards

The New York Film Critics Online shake things up a bit, with “Mudbound” sharing the top spot with “The Florida Project.” “Mudbound” also takes Best Director and Best Ensemble Cast. “The Florida Project” only grabs Best Supporting Actor again for Willem Dafoe. Gary Oldman (“Darkest Hour”) wins another one as does Allison Janney (“I, Tonya”) and Margot Robbie joins her co-star with a win … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 New York Film Critics Online Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

Another day, another Critics Awards giving Best Picture to a different film, making it five different Best Pictures now. “Get Out” nabs this one along with Best Original Screenplay. But the Washington D.C. Area critics offer our first glimpse at some strong contenders that were yet to be seen this awards season. Christopher Nolan wins for his directing of “Dunkirk” and Gary Oldman finally … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 20th British Independent Film Award Nominees

On November 1st, Maisie Williams and Hayley Squires announced the nominees for the 20th British Independent Film Awards. Although most of these will not pop up during the Oscars, awards season is getting into full swing. The one that will likely push through is the acclaimed “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” which will likely get some acting nods, a writing nod, possibly a directing … Read More Oscars Watch: 20th British Independent Film Award Nominees

New Trailer: Darkest Hour – Official Trailer #2

DARKEST HOUR Synopsis: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a … Read More New Trailer: Darkest Hour – Official Trailer #2

New Trailer: Darkest Hour – Official Trailer #1

DARKEST HOUR Synopsis: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a … Read More New Trailer: Darkest Hour – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: The Hitman’s Bodyguard – Official Trailer #2

THE HITMAN’S BODYGUARD || Ryan Reynolds takes a break from playing Deadpool and Samuel L. Jackson takes a break from playing a thousand other roles, including Nick Fury in the Marvel films, to deliver an action comedy that sees Reynolds playing a bodyguard for hire and Jackson playing a hitman with a bounty on his head and Reynolds being hired to protect Jackson. To … Read More New Trailer: The Hitman’s Bodyguard – Official Trailer #2

Movie Review: RoboCop (2014)

ROBOCOP (2014) BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJUNE 2, 2014 Gary Oldman is a bonafide savior. Now, do not get me wrong, I do not believe he is godly, but I do recognize that he has a saving power in which each film he graces ends up being way more enjoyable because of his presence. The remake of “RoboCop” is no different. Set in a world where … Read More Movie Review: RoboCop (2014)

Quick Review: Paranoia (2013)

PARANOIA BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLAUGUST 27, 2013 Only entertaining on the most basic levels, without its seasoned cast and glossy shine film quality, “Paranoia” would be, as the critics have already called it, “borderline unwatchable.” Touting a cast of Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman again on opposing sides, and Liam Hemsworth with Amber Heard getting stuck in between these moguls, no one would have guessed … Read More Quick Review: Paranoia (2013)

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Proof Review: Lawless (2012)

Release Date August 29, 2012 Director John Hillcoat Screenplay Nick Cave Based On The Novel By Matt Bondurant Distributed By The Weinstein Company FilmNation Entertainment Budget $26 million Crime, Drama Rated R for strong grisly violence and language 116 minutes Lawless “Lawless” is the perfect Prohibition-era film, with everything it takes to make a phenomenal period piece. Set in the backwoods of Virginia, the … Read More Proof Review: Lawless (2012)

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Proof Review: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Release Date July 20, 2012 Director Christopher Nolan Screenplay Christopher Nolan Jonathan Nolan Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $230 million Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language 164 minutes The Dark Knight Rises Expectations and presumptions can kill a film. That’s why I went into “The Dark Knight Rises” with neither. Too many … Read More Proof Review: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

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Proof Review: The Dark Knight (2008)

Release Date July 18, 2008 Director Christopher Nolan Screenplay Christopher Nolan Jonathan Nolan Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $185 million Action, Crime, Drama Rated PG-13 for for intense sequences of violence and some menace 152 minutes The Dark Knight “This city deserves a better class of criminal. And I’m gonna give it to ‘em.” –The Joker, “The Dark Knight” Going on record to … Read More Proof Review: The Dark Knight (2008)

New Trailer: Lawless

LAWLESS / Yes, yes, yes! The first Lawless trailer hit the web today and I couldn’t be more excited. Director of The Proposition and The Road, John Hillcoat, returns to the big screen with his prohibition period piece about a group of brothers (Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy) delving in the bootleg business when their way of life is threatened by a deputy (Guy Pearce) … Read More New Trailer: Lawless

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2012 Oscars Challenge: [17] Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy & 3 Nominations

[29 OUT OF 46 FILMS REMAINING]-[23 DAYS TO OSCARS] It’s going to be a tough year in the Best Adapted Screenplay category, not just because they are all worthy contenders, but because I really enjoyed them all and cannot pick a favorite. That being said, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” seems like one of the trickier concepts to get across when adapting the long form … Read More 2012 Oscars Challenge: [17] Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy & 3 Nominations

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For Your Consideration 2011: “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”

Though not yet released, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” is getting the full treatment, with considerations in all categories: Best Picture Tim Belvan (Producer) Eric Fellner (Producer) Robyn Slovo (Producer) Best Director Tomas Alfredson Best Actor Gary Oldman Best Supporting Actor Benedict Cumberbatch David Dencik Colin Firth Stephen Graham Tom Hardy Ciaran Hinds John Hurt Toby Jones Simon McBurney Mark Strong Best Supporting Actress Kathy … Read More For Your Consideration 2011: “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”

Movie Review: The Book Of Eli (2010)

THE BOOK OF ELI BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJUNE 22, 2010 Where do I begin? Being a video game aficionado, “The Book Of Eli” creates a world that every gamer would love to explore. Guns, knives, bows and arrows. The great workings of an action adventure game, along the lines of the “Borderlands” and “Fallout 3” franchises. I wanted to wander in Eli’s shoes; wanted to … Read More Movie Review: The Book Of Eli (2010)