Sunday, August 18, 2019

LYNCH’S CHAINED MAY GO OUT BRANDED NC-17

May 2, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Since the MPAA ratings board routinely bestows an R rating on movies with the most sadistic non-sexual violence, industry watchers on Tuesday were speculating about the content of Jennifer Lynch’s new movie Chained, whose NC-17 rating was upheld by the MPAA’s Classification and Rating Administration. It marks the second time that a Lynch film has […]

WEINSTEINS, REGAINING STRENGTH, TAKE CONTROL OF STARZ

January 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Bob and Harvey Weinstein are returning to the home-video business, this time as 25-percent owners of John Malone’s Starz Media, a unit of Malone’s Liberty Media conglomerate. Starz Media operates the video distribution company Anchor Bay Entertainment, which acquires rights to release new Weinstein Co. films on DVD and other digital media. The deal is […]

MICHAEL DOUGLAS CENTER OF OSCAR DILEMMA

October 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Twentieth Century Fox is likely to promote Michael Douglas for a best supporting actor Oscar, rather than a best actor award, for his performance in Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, DeadlineHollywood.com reported Tuesday, citing unnamed sources. The website observed that Douglas himself feels that his Gordon Gekko character in the sequel amounts to a supporting […]