Hollywood Movies

  • 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 67-year-old 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 big-wedding types. I could have six fake weddings. God, that would be expensive. I don't need to have...
  • Masand: 'Cop Out' is punishing April 17, 2010

    Director: Kevin Smith Cast: Bruce Willis, Tracy Morgan, Juan Carlos Hernandez, Sean William Scott Remember those light-hearted, buddy-cop 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 17, 2010

    Director: Chris Sanders, Dean DeBlois Cast: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, 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 seven-week 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 three-day period since opening Friday, said distributor Screen Gems,...