Monthly Archives: "December 2007"

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Sad Faces At The HFPA

December 27, 2007 | 0 Comments

Jorge Camara / WireImage/Getty Images While we were on holiday, the Writer’s Guild denied the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s request for a Golden Globes waiver. If they go ahead with the show using non-Guild writers,...

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Whoops!

December 27, 2007 | 0 Comments

Jeff Vespa / Teen Vogue via WireImage/Getty Images Nickelodeon star and sister-of-Britney Jamie Lynn Spears is pregnant. Some dude named Casey is the baby daddy. Looks like “Zoey 101″ is all grown-up. If you want...

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Jon Furniss / WireImage/Getty Images After a prolonged slump, the box office bounced back in December with a few boffo performances – chief among them Will Smith’s actioner “I Am Legend,” which opened to a...

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We’re Back!

December 27, 2007 | 0 Comments

Don Arnold / WireImage/Getty Images We hope everyone had a fabulous holiday! Back to the grind…with a completely incongruous shot of Daft Punk’s December 22nd show in Sydney. Robot rock!...

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Gay Pride March – Thousands marched from Zoo Lake in Rosebank in Johannesburg to show their pride and celebrate diversity. Photo by: Shepherd Tozvireva  A woman carries the one piece of furniture she has left...

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Globes Nominees – We Love You PTA

December 13, 2007 | 0 Comments

Avik Gilboa / WireImage/Getty Images What’s that curious tingle coursing through my body? Could it be all the Lexipro I took this morning, in anticipation of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association shafting Paul Thomas Anderson...

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Is Appropriation Appropriate?

December 13, 2007 | 0 Comments

Photo: Erik Dreyer As an interesting follow-up to the last post about the copyright issues surrounding the Pop Art show in London, is an article in the NY Times a couple of days ago about...

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San Francisco: Awards Season Curveball

December 12, 2007 | 1 Comments

Jim Spellman / WireImage/Getty Images Count on those feisty NoCal critics to throw some good awards juice our way – the San Francisco Film Critics Circle picked “The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward...

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Entertainment Apocalypse

December 12, 2007 | 0 Comments

Steve Granitz / WireImage/Getty Images Statue watchers are abuzz with the blogosphere’s prediction that if the WGA Strike isn’t resolved soon, the 2008 Golden Globes (currently set for January 13) will be cancelled. SAG and...

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Take Me To The Wild Blue Yonder

December 12, 2007 | 0 Comments

Todd Williamson / WireImage/Getty Images Sean Penn’s beautiful, moving, occasionally corny “Into the Wild” received a boost this week with the announcement of the Critics Choice Award nominees. The pic received nods for Best Picture,...

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Voilà – Simple Does It

December 11, 2007 | 0 Comments

Evening Standard/Getty Images; Mike Marsland/WireImage Always in flux, Peaches Geldof is the picture of innocence at the Clothes Show Live in Birmingham, England wearing a simply adorned mini-dress and camel beret. She manages to strike...

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Critic Madness!

December 10, 2007 | 0 Comments

Jordan Strauss / WireImage/Getty Images Purveyors of the movie awards season were choking on the rush of critics groups’ announcements today. “No Country for Old Men” continued its push towards Oscar gold, winning three of...

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Box Office: Bob Shaye, Run For Your Life

December 10, 2007 | 0 Comments

Jemal Countess / WireImage/Getty Images New Line Cinema’s massively expensive fantasy epic “The Golden Compass,” which cost around $200 million, more or less tanked at the North American box office this weekend with a troubling...

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Chateau Lovebirds

December 6, 2007 | 0 Comments

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Josh Brolin was transfixed by the mesmerizing Diane Lane as they arrived at the GQ 2007 Men of the Year celebration at Chateau Marmont in Hollywood. Public affection: Yay or Nay? Discuss....

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