Posts tagged as: The Social Network

‘The King’s Speech’ wins top prize at Oscars

‘The King’s Speech’ wins top prize at Oscars

Tom Hooper’s British period drama, “The King’s Speech” won the Academy Award for Best Picture Sunday, the film industry’s most coveted prize. Hooper also won top honors in the category of Direction, and Colin Firth, who played the titular speech-challenged king, won Best Actor. It was really a two dog race. David Fincher’s techno-hip “The […]

‘The King’s Speech’ reigns with 12 Oscar nominations

‘The King’s Speech’ reigns with 12 Oscar nominations

Tom Hooper’s period drama about King George VI and his debilitating speech impediment reigned supreme with 12 Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Colin Firth), Best Supporting Actor (Geoffrey Rush), Best Supporting Actress (Helena Bonham Carter), Best Director, Best Cinematography (Danny Cohen) and Best Original Screenplay (David Seidler). “True Grit” came in second place […]

The 10 Best Films of 2010

The 10 Best Films of 2010

I Am Love Luca Guadagnino’s astonishingly beautiful portrait of a woman torn between love and loyalty.  A deep, layered, stylish work of cinema with all the passion and freedom of Italy’s greatest contributions to the medium. If I had numbered this list, “I Am Love” would probably be number one. Carlos The epic tale of […]

Trent Reznor to score Fincher’s remake of Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Trent Reznor to score Fincher’s remake of Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Trent Reznor, the mastermind behind Nine Inch Nails, will be scoring David Fincher’s remake of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.” The musician confirmed the news during a live interview with Jon Pareles at Times Talk, the livestream site of The New York Times. Reznor, who earned wide acclaim for his scoring of Fincher’s “The Social […]

The Social Network named Best Picture by Online Film Critics Society

The Social Network named Best Picture by Online Film Critics Society

As a member of the Online Film Critics Society it is my duty and pleasure to vote in the OFCS Awards to honor the greatest achievements in the movies.  This year’s winners probably won’t surprise anyone, and all are deserving of such high recognition.  However, I think the only winner I voted for was Hailee Steinfeld for […]

Online Film Critics Society Picks Nominees for 2010 OFCS Awards

Online Film Critics Society Picks Nominees for 2010 OFCS Awards

December 27, 2010 – The Online Film Critics Society (OFCS), the international professional association of Internet-based film reviewers, has announced the nominations for its 2010 OFCS Awards. The award winners will be announced on January 3, 2011. The OFCS is online at www.ofcs.org. The nominees for the 2010 OFCS Awards are: BEST PICTURE Black Swan […]

Chemical Brothers to Score Joe Wright’s ‘Hanna’

Chemical Brothers to Score Joe Wright’s ‘Hanna’

It was announced today at the New York Comic-Con, (via Firstshowing.net) that The Chemical Brothers, the pioneering British big beat electronica duo, will score the entirety of Joe Wright’s “Hanna.” Starring Saoirse Ronan (“Atonement,” “The Lovely Bones”) and Eric Bana (“Star Trek,” “Munich”), “Hanna” centers on a 14-year-old Eastern European girl (Ronan) raised by her […]

The Social Network Trailer

The Social Network Trailer

The second teaser trailer for “The Social Network,” the latest film from top director, David Fincher, that chronicles the meteoric rise of social networking site, Facebook, and its creator, Mark Zuckerberg.

NIN’s Trent Reznor Scoring Fincher’s ‘The Social Network’

NIN’s Trent Reznor Scoring Fincher’s ‘The Social Network’

When it was first announced that David Fincher, the man behind pitch black films like “Se7en,” “Fight Club” and “Zodiac,” would be turning his attention to the story of how Facebook was developed it raised a lot of eyebrows — including mine. Well, the story of “The Social Network” just keeps getting more interesting. Yesterday, […]

The Black List 2009: Most Popular Unproduced Scripts

The Black List 2009: Most Popular Unproduced Scripts

The Black List is a famous Hollywood list of the best, or at least most popular, screenplays “compiled every year from the suggestions of 311 film executives, each contributes the names of up to ten of their favorite scripts that were written in, or are somehow uniquely associated with, 2009 and will not be released […]

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