HOLLYWOOD MOVIES

  • Matthew McConaughey to portray Newton Knight in 'Free State Of Jones' November 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey has entered into talks to appear in 'Free State Of Jones', which tells the story of Newton Knight, who led a famous rebellion in America's Civil War. McConaughey is interested in the project, which is being led by "Hunger Games" director Gary Ross. McConaughey, 45, is...
  • I was a fat and spotty girl: Helen Mirren February 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Veteran actress Helen Mirren remembers her younger self as a "fat, spotty girl" with dreams of making it big in Hollywood as a star. The 67yearold actress has had an extraordinary career since then. She has bagged an Oscar, four Baftas, three Golden Globes, four Emmys and two Cannes...
  • Keira Knightley: We are not big wedding types February 6, 2013

    London: Actress Keira Knightley, who is engaged to boyfriend James Righton, says the couple are not fond of big weddings and will go with a traditional ceremony whenever it happens. "We're not really bigwedding types. I could have six fake weddings. God, that would be expensive. I don't need to have...
  • Masand: 'Cop Out' is punishing April 16, 2010

    Director: Kevin Smith Cast: Bruce Willis, Tracy Morgan, Juan Carlos Hernandez, Sean William Scott Remember those lighthearted, buddycop movies of the 80s? Films like 48 Hours and Lethal Weapon..? Well, Cop Out directed by Kevin Smith is intended as a throwback to those enjoyable action comedies. Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan are...
  • Masand: 'How To...' shatters conventional cliches April 16, 2010

    Director: Chris Sanders, Dean DeBlois Cast: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher MintzPlasse, Jonah Hill, America Ferrera, Craig Ferguson One of those rare films that kids and adults will enjoy equally, How To Train Your Dragon marries gorgeous, imaginative animation with a familiar story that is nevertheless inspiring. Our hero, a nerdy young...
  • Avatar dethroned at box office by Dear John February 7, 2010

    Los Angeles: The new romantic drama Dear John unexpectedly ended the sevenweek reign of Avatar at the weekend box office in North America on Sunday, pulling in large numbers of young female moviegoers. Dear John grossed an estimated $32.4 million in the threeday period since opening Friday, said distributor Screen Gems,...