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Review: Tom Hanks sticks the landing as 'Sully'
Acting is top notch, even if the rescue drama is a bit too ordinary.         
4924 points by Arizona Republic | American film actors US Airways Flight 1549 Actors from California Academy Award for Best Actor American television actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture 1968 births Chesley Sullenberger
Ben Affleck is a 1920's soldier-turned-gangster in first teaser trailer for 'Live by Night'
Wade SheridanLOS ANGELES, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Ben Affleck is a 1920's gangster in the first teaser trailer for his next directorial effort, "Live by Night."
-1 points by UPI | United Press International American film actors International News Service William Randolph Hearst News World Communications American television actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Gone Baby Gone
Tom Hanks explores the drama and trauma of being a hero in 'Sully'
When a US Airways pilot landed a damaged plane in the Hudson River in the middle of winter, saving all 155 people on board, he was immediately hailed a hero - but even heroes can be crumbling on the inside.
68 points by | Academy Award for Best Actor American film actors Actors from California Chesley Sullenberger Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture National Transportation Safety Board Million Dollar Baby Two-Face
Tom Hanks earns his wings as hero pilot ‘Sully’
After delivering a “Sergeant York” for a new generation with the deeply patriotic if also anti-war film “American Sniper,” 86-year-old Clint Eastwood continues in the modern American hero vein with “Sully,” a biographical drama about the airline pilot Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who famously landed a US Airways jet on the Hudson River, saving dozens of lives, including his own, and giving a mourning city a reason to cheer. As someone remarks, New York needed a good story about a jet.
4 points by Boston Herald | Academy Award for Best Actor US Airways Flight 1549 American film actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Chesley Sullenberger Clint Eastwood Hudson River American television actors
Review: Hanks solid, but ‘Sully’ otherwise falters
Clint Eastwood’s sloppy ‘Sully’ works overtime to tell us what we already know about the Miracle on the Hudson        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Chesley Sullenberger US Airways Flight 1549 American film actors Academy Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture American television actors Clint Eastwood Actors from California
Tom Ford to design uniforms for restaurant replacing Four Seasons
The restaurant’s being taken over by Carbone and Dirty French chefs Mario Carbone and Rich Torrisi, as well as Jeff Zalaznick.
4 points by New York Post | American film actors American television actors MTV Movie Award winners Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Venice Film Festival American stage actors Empire Awards
Everyone loved Aaron Eckhart’s ‘Sully’ mustache
He said the praise came "from both sexes."
85 points by New York Post | American film actors Actors from California Academy Award for Best Actor Two-Face American aviators Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Clint Eastwood Tom Hanks
Watch the First Trailer for Ben Affleck’s ‘Live By Night’
Ben Affleck’s “Live By Night” got its first trailer on Thursday, showing Affleck in an intense gangster tale. “You don’t think I’m strong enough?” Affleck asks a woman played by Zoe Saldana. “I don’t know if you’re cruel enough,” she answers, to which Affleck replies: “Powerful men don’t have to be cruel.” The film marks Affleck’s... Read more »
1449 points by Variety | American film actors American television actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor English-language films The Town American child actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Pearl Harbor
Sean Penn’s ‘Last Face’ Starring Charlize Theron, Javier Bardem Lands at Saban
Saban Films has acquired North American distribution rights to the romantic drama “The Last Face,” starring Charlize Theron and Javier Bardem. Sean Penn directed from a script by Erin Dignam (“The Yellow Handkerchief”). Adèle Exarchopoulos (“Blue Is the Warmest Color”), Jean Reno, and Jared Harris also star. The movie made its world premiere at this year’s... Read more »
84 points by Variety | American film actors Academy Award for Best Actress Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Cannes Film Festival American television actors Charlize Theron Film festival Academy Award for Best Actor
Meg Ryan’s directorial debut ‘Ithaca’ is a dud
Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks are together again, sort of, in the disappointing World War II melodrama “Ithaca,” a generous but sticky slice of American apple pie that marks Ryan’s debut as a director. Ryan (who is barely in the film) plays the mother of one son (Ryan’s real-life son Jack Quaid) who is off...
3 points by New York Post | American film actors Meg Ryan World War II Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture American television actors Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama Academy Award for Best Actor Tom Hanks
Record-breaking glass bridge closes
Visitors hoping to walk on the world's highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge will have to hold their breath.
11290 points by CNN | Leonardo DiCaprio Kate Winslet Titanic Revolutionary Road Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture MTV Movie Award for Best Performance Screen Actors Guild Awards MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss
How 'Sully' got the Hollywood treatment
Thanks to a little help from Clint Eastwood and Tom Hanks.         
3804 points by Arizona Republic | US Airways Flight 1549 Jim Lovell Chesley Sullenberger American film actors Hudson River Academy Award for Best Actor Actors from California Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Toronto: Julianne Moore, Ken Watanabe, Demian Bichir to Star in ‘Bel Canto’
Julianne Moore, Ken Watanabe and Demian Bichir will star in the South American drama “Bel Canto” with Paul Weitz directing. Weitz has adapted the screenplay with Anthony Weintraub (“Tekkonkinkreet”) from Ann Patchett’s best-seller of the same name. Caroline Baron and Weintraub will produce the project through their company A-Line Pictures alongside Weitz and Andrew Miano through... Read more »
37 points by Variety | American television actors American film actors American film directors 1963 births Hannibal South America Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Julianne Moore
Emma Thompson says President Trump once asked her out
Emma Thompson almost had a date with a future president while playing a future First Lady.
-1 points by Daily News | Primary Colors American film actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Bill Clinton American television actors Academy Award for Best Actor Kathy Bates Academy Award for Best Actress
The quirkiest items from the 'Everyone Wins' gift bags for Oscar nominees
Not even a lawsuit could stop the bizarre tradition of awards season's largest gift bag.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | American television actors American film actors Academy Award for Best Actress Meryl Streep The Manchurian Candidate Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Awar
Playing 'Six Degrees of Separation' with this year's Oscar acting nominees
Kevin Bacon pops up in the large-ensemble “Patriots Day,” which failed to gain traction in the annual movie awards race. Still, his welcome appearance gives pause to revive his namesake “Six Degrees of Separation” parlor game. And what better time to play than with this season’s ostensibly disparate...
7 points by Los Angeles Times | American film actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor American television actors Terry Gilliam Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Ben Affleck Casey Affleck American film directors
Matt Damon on George Clooney's baby news: 'Everything changed' after Amal
Annie MartinFeb. 16 (UPI) -- Matt Damon discussed George Clooney starting a family at the premiere of "The Great Wall" following word that Amal Clooney is pregnant and expecting twins.
2 points by UPI | American film actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor United Press International George Clooney Matt Damon Syriana Ocean's Eleven Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Dwayne Johnson, Amy Adams, Javier Bardem to present at Oscars
Karen ButlerFeb. 16 (UPI) -- Amy Adams, Riz Ahmed, Javier Bardem, John Cho and Dwayne Johnson are to serve as presenters at the Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles on Feb. 26.
2 points by UPI | American film actors Academy Award for Best Actress United Press International American television actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Supporting Ac
‘He’s going to be a terrible parent’: Don Cheadle jokes that he’ll have to raise George Clooney’s kids
Actor Don Cheadle had a lot to be thankful for on Grammy night. The Miles Ahead writer, director, and star won his first Grammy for best compilation soundtrack for visual media for the film.“It’s great to have it come full circle,” Cheadle, 52, told reporters at Universal Music Group’s 2017 Grammy afterparty in Los Angeles on Sunday night.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Don Cheadle George Clooney Universal Music Group Miles Davis Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Ocean's Eleven Parenting Out of Sight
The Latest: 'The 13th' takes best documentary BAFTA
LONDON — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local):7:57 p.m.Ada DuVernay's film about mass incarceration in America, "The 13th," has been named best documentary at the British Academy Film Awards.DuVernay's feature film follow-up to her Oscar-nominated civil rights epic "Selma" explores the historic roots of the United States' high incarceration rate.It takes its name from the section of the U.S. Constitution that abolished slavery "except as a punishment for crime."The awards are taking place Sunday in London.___
-2 points by Boston Herald | Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award Academy Award for Best Actor Meryl Streep Film Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Supporting Act
Royalty and stars due on red carpet for U.K. Academy Awards
LONDON (AP) - Hollywood stars will mingle with British royalty at the British Academy Film Awards, where "La La Land" is favored to dance away with multiple trophies. Prince William and his wife Kate are expected on the red carpet at London's Royal Albert Hall, along with nominees including Meryl ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Academy Award for Best Actress BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role London Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture England Meryl Streep
Berlinale: Elle Fanning Takes Lead in Max Minghella’s ‘Teen Spirit’
Elle Fanning is set to star in “Teen Spirit,” the directorial debut of actor Max Minghella, it was announced Friday. Fanning will play a shy teenager, living in a small European town, who dreams of pop stardom as a means of escaping her dismal surroundings and shattered family life. Minghella also wrote the screenplay. The... Read more »
18 points by Variety | American film actors American television actors Sofia Coppola Sundance Film Festival Film festival American child actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Actor
Saluting the Movie Heroes of 2016 That Were Snubbed by Oscars
When Academy Award winners are announced Feb. 26, about four-fifths of the contenders will go home empty-handed. Though they might feel bad for a while, they’ll always be identified as Oscar nominees. But what about all those people who turned in great work and didn’t even get that far? As the long Oscar season winds... Read more »
458 points by Variety | American film actors Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Picture Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture My Big Fat Greek Wedding American television actors Steven Spielberg Clint Eastwood
Salman Rushdie: ‘Lion’ is a beautiful film
Rushdie said, “ ‘Lion’ is a beautiful film. It moved me deeply. [Pawar and Patel] are both outstanding . . ."
41 points by New York Post | Film director Salman Rushdie Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Man Booker Prize
Morgan Freeman wants to play Satan on film
Morgan Freeman — who's played God in two films — says that starring as The Devil is on his bucket list
1776 points by Daily News | Evan Almighty Bruce Almighty Morgan Freeman American film actors Steve Carell Jim Carrey Academy Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
New Film Clips to Consider on Oscar Night
Oscar night is about honoring great work, but there is another big objective: Reminding TV audiences about the joys of moviegoing. One key element is film clips. Traditionally, the Academy Awards air a few moments from each best picture contender Usually distributors pick one scene for the Oscars, which is also shown at the other... Read more »
5 points by Variety | Academy Award Academy Award for Best Picture American film actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Bob Hope Academy Award for Best Actor 81st Academy Awards
Natalie Portman flaunts baby bump at Oscar nominees luncheon
Annie MartinFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Pregnant "Jackie" star Natalie Portman attended the 2017 Academy Awards nominees luncheon with Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling and Nicole Kidman.
-2 points by UPI | American film actors Academy Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress American television actors Academy Award for Best Actress United Press International Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Venice Fi
Sundance Breakout Timothee Chalamet in Talks to Join Steve Carell’s ‘Beautiful Boy’
Timothee Chalamet, who starred in “Call Me By Your Name,” is in talks to come on board opposite Steve Carell in the drug addiction story “Beautiful Boy.” Amazon Studios is financing and distributing and Brad Pitt’s Plan B is producing. The story is based on David Sheff’s 2008 book “Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through... Read more »
25 points by Variety | Sundance Film Festival American television actors Brad Pitt American film actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Little Miss Sunshine MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo Bobby Riggs
Michael Sheen, Michelle Monaghan to Star in Thriller ‘Price of Admission’
Michael Sheen and Michelle Monaghan will star in Peter Glanz’s dramedy/thriller “The Price of Admission.” John Powers Middleton and Alex Foster of The Middleton Media Group, Neda Armian (“Rachel Getting Married”) of Armian Pictures, Adrian Politowski’s Umedia, and Glanz will produce. Casey Affleck, nominated for a best actor Academy Award for “Manchester by the Sea,” will... Read more »
103 points by Variety | American film actors American television actors Matt Damon Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Gone Baby Gone Ben Affleck Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Casey Affleck
Academy president urges Oscar nominees to 'stand up' politically
"Art has no borders ... Strong societies don't censor art. They celebrate it."         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Academy Award American film actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Matt Damon Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Actress Freedom of speech Academy Award for Best Actor
2017 Oscar Contenders Feted at Annual Nominees Luncheon
The 2017 Academy Award contenders braved the rain on Monday and came together for the annual Oscars nominees luncheon. The event was held at the Beverly Hilton and gave the nominees and opportunity to celebrate in a casual setting. Among the nominees: “La La Land’s” Emma Stone (who opted for a one-shouldered jumpsuit) and Ryan Gosling, “Jackie”... Read more »
1073 points by Variety | American film actors American television actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture American child actors Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award Academy Award fo
Virtuoso Awards honor Mahershala Ali, Janelle Monae and more
Stars of "Hidden Figures," "Moonlight," "Loving" and "Nocturnal Animals" were among those who took home awards.
1 points by New York Post | Supreme Court of the United States Film Meryl Streep Lists of United States Supreme Court cases Actor Supreme court Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Marvin Gaye
‘Moonlight,’ ‘Hidden Figures’ Actors Receive Santa Barbara Festival Virtuoso Awards
Conversations about an actor’s life were mixed with observations about Muslims and the Supreme Court as the Santa Barbara International Film Festival saluted eight actors for their breakthrough work in 2016 films. The first recipient of the fest’s Virtuoso Awards on Saturday was Mahershala Ali (“Moonlight” and “Hidden Figures”). He was asked about his SAG... Read more »
41 points by Variety | Supreme Court of the United States Meryl Streep Film Lists of United States Supreme Court cases Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Supreme court Marvin Gaye
DGA Awards: ‘Veep’ Wins TV Comedy Series Award
Becky Martin of “Veep” won the television comedy series award from the Directors Guild of America for the “Inauguration” episode. “Veep” won the award over two episodes of “Silicon Valley,” an episode of “Atlanta” and another segment of “Veep.” Garth Davis has won the first-time feature director award from the DGA for his immigrant drama... Read more »
74 points by Variety | Film Film director Hilton hotels Nicole Kidman Comedy Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture John Singleton 1967 births
Sarah Paulson to Star in Serial Killer Movie ‘Lost Girls’ for Amazon
Hot off winning a SAG Award for “The People vs. O.J.Simpson,” Sarah Paulson has come on board Amazon Studios’ serial killer drama “Lost Girls.” Documentarian Liz Garbus is making her narrative feature film directing debut on “Lost Girls.” Michael Werwie wrote the script, based on Robert Kolker’s 2013 nonfiction book about a mother searching for her... Read more »
1235 points by Variety | Academy Award for Best Actress Meryl Streep Cate Blanchett Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama Film American film actors Golden Globe Award for Best
Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling to Be Honored by Santa Barbara Film Festival for ‘La La Land’
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has selected Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling for its 2017 outstanding performers of the year award for their work in “La La Land.” The award will be presented Feb. 3 in a tribute moderated by festival exec director Roger Durling at the Arlington Theatre. It marks the first time... Read more »
85 points by Variety | Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best A
'Hell or High Water': An Oscar movie for the changin' times
The last time a Republican won the White House but lost the popular vote, the Oscars tilted toward escapist fare. Will history repeat itself 16 years later? Welcome to the Gold Standard, the newsletter from the Los Angeles Times that helps guide you through the ins and outs of the awards season leading...
22 points by Los Angeles Times | Academy Award Actor Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Actress The Godfather Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Film Gwyneth Paltrow
John Travolta toils in working man melodrama 'Life on the Line'
The potboiler “Life on the Line” salutes the folks who risk serious injury every day to keep our power flowing. This is the kind of salt-of-the-earth story that American filmmakers don’t bother with much anymore — although frankly, there’s not much here to convince anyone they should. John Travolta...
6 points by Los Angeles Times | American film actors American television actors Academy Award for Best Actor Humphrey Bogart Iraq War American films Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Saw V
After split, London's Madame Tussauds separates Jolie, Pitt wax figures
London's Madame Tussauds museum said on Wednesday it had separated its wax figure replicas of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt after the Hollywood power couple announced their split.
23 points by | Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie Academy Award for Best Actress Mr. & Mrs. Smith MTV Movie Award winners Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Brangelina American film actors
Joss Whedon Assembles ‘Avengers’ for Star-Studded Anti-Trump Get-Out-the-Vote PSA
Writer-director Joss Whedon unveiled the first of a series of get-out-the-vote videos on Wednesday that not only implores people to get to the polls on Nov. 8, but also warns of the consequences of electing a certain candidate. Donald Trump is not named, but one of the stars featured in the spot, Don Cheadle, refers... Read more »
4537 points by Variety | American television actors American film actors Neil Patrick Harris Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture People from New York City Joss Whedon American people of Scottish descent Mitt Romney
‘8 Mile’ director Curtis Hanson dies
“He basically made me into an actor for ‘8 Mile.’ I'm lucky I got to know him," said Eminem        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American film actors Curtis Hanson Rapping Toni Collette In Her Shoes Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture The River Wild Meryl Streep
Jolie, before she was famous
Angelina Jolie was a 15-year-old aspiring actress when she had a photo shoot with Harry Langdon in Los Angeles.
12704 points by CNN | American film actors American television actors Academy Award for Best Actress Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama Academy Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Halle
Like the flight it’s based on, ‘Sully’ is way too short
This "Sully" never soars.
61 points by Daily News | Clint Eastwood American film actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture American television actors Actors from California Academy Award for Best Actor Film Dirty Harry
Elon Musk’s mom isn’t sure if she’s met Amber Heard
“I was at the Met Ball, and she might have been there,” the gorgeous mom of the Tesla mogul told us.
19 points by New York Post | American film actors American television actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture The Rum Diary Benny & Joon American people of Irish descent Alpha Dog Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
'Sully' nails the landing with $35.5-million opening weekend
Warner Bros. “Sully,” the tale of hero pilot Chesley Sullenberger, who successfully landed an Airbus 320 in the Hudson River in 2009, reached great heights at the box office and left two Sony Pictures films, new release “When The Bough Breaks” and two-time box office champ “Don’t Breathe,” in its...
535 points by Los Angeles Times | Warner Bros. Clint Eastwood Film Chesley Sullenberger Movie theater Academy Award for Best Actor Horror film Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Tom Hanks' 'Sully' soars at box office with $35.5M
'When the Bough Breaks' makes its debut in second place.         
770 points by Arizona Republic | American film actors American television actors Academy Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Clint Eastwood Actors from California Toy Story Audience
Fall TV preview 2016: Harry Connick Jr. and T.D. Jakes in new syndicated talk shows
Daytime television will see new daily talk shows headlined by Harry Connick Jr. and T.D. Jakes. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Daytime talk shows starring Harry Connick Jr. and T.D. Jakes are among the new syndicated programming showing up this week on local television stations. Here's a rundown on the two newcomers, and how their additions will change schedules: "Harry" (premieres 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, on WEWS Channel 5): The singer and actor welcomes Sandra Bullock to the first episode of his Monday-Friday talk show. Other guests for the first week include Renee Zellweger, Amy Adams and Terrence Howard, who grew up in Cleveland. "Harry" replaces Meredith Vieira's show on the Channel 5 lineup. "The T.D. Jakes Show" (premieres 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, on WKYC Channel 3): The bishop promises no preaching, just uplifting and inspirational messages about everything from relationships to conflict resolution. Other changes at Channel 3: "Wendy Williams" at 11 a.m. replaces "Rachel Ray" (which moves to WOIO Channel 19 at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12); and "Celebrity Name Game" gets replaced by a "Family Feud" episode at 2 p.m. (with a second "Family Feud" episode at 2:30, and "Celebrity Name Game" moving to WUAB Channel 43 at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19).
65 points by The Plain Dealer | Renée Zellweger WOIO Harry Connick Jr. American film actors Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Living Proof The Oprah Winfrey Show Hope Floats
Box Office: ‘Sully’ Flies High to $35.5 Million US Opening
Tom Hanks’ “Sully” has taken off with a stellar $35.5 million at 3,525 North American locations, marking a solid start to the fall box office season. Directed by Clint Eastwood, “Sully” handily outperformed recent expectations, which had been in the $25 million range. The action-adventure, which recreates 2009’s “Miracle on the Hudson” emergency landing, generated... Read more »
1411 points by Variety | Warner Bros. American film actors American television actors IMAX Academy Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Hudson River Clint Eastwood
Tom Hanks Writing, May Star in World War II Drama ‘Greyhound’
Tom Hanks is developing World War II drama “Greyhound” with “Get Low” director Aaron Schneider. Hanks has written the script with an eye to star. Gary Goetzman, Hanks’ longtime producing partner at Playtone Pictures, is the producer. Hanks would be portraying a career officer given command of a Navy destroyer — named “Greyhound” — who... Read more »
742 points by Variety | Academy Award for Best Actor American film actors American television actors Tom Hanks Clint Eastwood Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture My Big Fat Greek Wedding Warner Bros.
Toronto: Sam Worthington Thriller ‘Hunter’s Prayer’ Bought by Saban
Saban Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to the thriller “The Hunter’s Prayer,” starring Sam Worthington and newcomer Odeya Rush, for an undisclosed price. “Prayer” is directed by Jonathan Mostow from a script by John Brancato and Michael Ferris, based on  Kevin Wignall’s novel “For the Dogs.” Saban announced the deal on Friday at the... Read more »
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