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Cannes Review: Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood’ is one of his most nuanced, poignant and entertaining films to date

Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) leaps into action in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood (Courtesy of The Cannes Film Festival) Quentin Tarantino’s latest is a delicious, subversive and audacious takedown of Hollywood In one of his most nuanced, poignant and entertaining films to date, Quentin Tarantino creates a film that shows Hollywood’s true colors while managing to be entertaining …

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2020 Oscar Nomination Predictions: SUPPORTING ACTOR (May)

Tom Hanks in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Sony/Columbia) Photo: Lacey Terrell Still up in the air as to whether Tom Hanks or Matthew Rhys is the lead (or co-leads) of A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood but since the film is based on the Esquire piece by Tom Junod (whom Rhys plays) I’m going to go with Hanks …

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Brad Pitt hosts ‘Beale Street’ Reception, Screening as Oscar Voting

From left: Joi McMillon, (behind) Kenneth Walker, Nicholas Britell, Barry Jenkins, Brad Pitt, (behind) James Laxton and Caroline Eselin at the If Beale Street Could Talk reception hosted by Pitt This weekend, Los Angeles was lit up by stars on the ground as the final weekend of Oscar campaigning for nominations resulted in a supernova of receptions, screenings, talent and …

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Sony moves Tarantinto’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ up two weeks

Sony Pictures is moving Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ up two weeks to July 26, 2019 and off of the 50th anniversary of Sharon Tate’s murder. The star-studded film, purported to be the Oscar-winning director’s penultimate film, was originally planned to be released to coincide with the anniversary of the Manson Family murders on August 9, 1969. …

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2019 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTOR (April) – Bale’s VP is VIP

Christian Bale (Untitled Dick Cheney biopic) holds onto the #1 spot, a phrase I feel like I will repeat quite often this year. Despite just having a Best Actor statue go to another actor with a ‘fat’ transformation biopic, Bale is an exception because he actually physically transforms his body rather than adding on a fat suit and makeup. His …

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2019 Oscars: The Best Actor Contenders (March)

This year’s crop of Best Actor contenders looks like it will largely come from previous Oscar nominees and winners with a smattering of first-timers ready, and certainly willing, to break through. Top of the list is Christian Bale, a Supporting Actor winner for 2010’s The Fighter. He’s looking for a lead win playing Dick Cheney, the most controversial Vice President …

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‘Allied,’ with Oscar-winners Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, gets a trailer

The latest Oscar hopeful to start unveiling itself comes today in the form of the first trailer for Paramount’s Allied, starring Oscar winners Brad Pitt (12 Years a Slave) and Marion Cotillard (La vie en Rose). Allied, directed by Oscar-winner Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump) tells the true story of intelligence officer Max Vatan (Pitt) and French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Cotillard) …

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