Anne Hathaway: Articles


'Alice in Wonderland' 2010: Lewis Carroll Travesty One of Worst Tim Burton Movies

'Alice in Wonderland' 2010: Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter. 'Alice in Wonderland' 2010: Plenty of visuals, no substance In the interest of full disclosure, I should start this commentary on Alice in Wonderland by saying that I have never been a fan of Tim Burton's works. I've enjoyed a […]


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'Alice in Wonderland' 2010: Lewis Carroll Travesty One of Worst Tim Burton Movies



'The Dark Knight Rises' Mass Murderer Gets Life in Prison

'The Dark Knight Rises' logo. 'The Dark Knight Rises' lone terrorist gets life in prison The man who killed 12 people and injured 70 others at a July 2012 screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, in the Greater Denver area, has been sentenced to life in prison without […]


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'The Dark Knight Rises' Mass Murderer Gets Life in Prison



'Interstellar' Movie Review: Whole Less Than Sum of Ravishing Parts

'Interstellar' movie with Anne Hathaway. 'Interstellar' movie review: 'Ravishing, but overextended mind-bender' There are many intriguing questions raised in director Christopher Nolan's ravishing, overextended mind-bender Interstellar. One of the first: has a theoretical physicist ever received an executive producer credit on a nine-figure, studio movie? Probably not, but if 74-year […]


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'Interstellar' Movie Review: Whole Less Than Sum of Ravishing Parts



Jennifer Lawrence Oscar Speech + Obama's Campaign Manager 'Silver Linings Playbook' Push?

Jennifer Lawrence. Jennifer Lawrence Best Actress Oscar acceptance speech Jennifer Lawrence's Best Actress Oscar 2013 acceptance speech: “Thank you. You guys are just standing up because you feel bad that I fell and that's really embarrassing but thank you. [Twenty-two-year-old Jennifer Lawrence, whose movie career spans four years, received a […]


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Jennifer Lawrence Oscar Speech + Obama's Campaign Manager 'Silver Linings Playbook' Push?



Jennifer Lawrence & Hugh Jackman + Jessica Chastain & Ang Lee: Oscar Luncheon

Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman: Oscar Luncheon 2013 Jennifer Lawrence and Hugh Jackman were among those in attendance at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 2013 Oscar Nominees Luncheon, which took place earlier today at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. Nearly all of the 20 nominees in […]


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Jennifer Lawrence & Hugh Jackman + Jessica Chastain & Ang Lee: Oscar Luncheon



SAG Awards: Anne Hathaway & Daniel Day-Lewis + Political Thriller Cast

Anne Hathaway Les Misérables. SAG Awards winners 2013 Anne Hathaway & Tommy Lee Jones The SAG Awards 2013 are currently being held at the Shrine Exposition Center, just south of downtown Los Angeles. One of the key Academy Award precursors, SAG Award winners have usually gone on to take home […]


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SAG Awards: Anne Hathaway & Daniel Day-Lewis + Political Thriller Cast



'Argo' & 'Amour' + 'Zero Dark Thirty' & Anne Hathaway + Philip Seymour Hoffman: Top Awards Season Choices

Argo with Ben Affleck. Actor-director-co-producer Ben Affleck's political thriller Argo chronicles – by way of Hollywood-style flights of fancy – the real-life rescue of six U.S. embassy employees hiding in the Tehran house of Canada's ambassador as most of their colleagues are taken hostage following the Iranian Revolution of 1979. […]


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'Argo' & 'Amour' + 'Zero Dark Thirty' & Anne Hathaway + Philip Seymour Hoffman: Top Awards Season Choices



'The Hobbit': Domestic Blockbuster or Box Office Disappointment + Surprising Victor Hugo Musical Hit

The Hobbit with the Gollum a.k.a. Andy Serkis. Starring Martin Freeman as the young Bilbo Baggins, Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – the first installment in the cinematic trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien's (not all that long) 1937 novel The Hobbit – is both a domestic blockbuster and […]


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'The Hobbit': Domestic Blockbuster or Box Office Disappointment + Surprising Victor Hugo Musical Hit



SAG Awards: Marion Cotillard to Lead French Charge? + Jennifer Lawrence Among Possible Contenders

Marion Cotillard in Rust and Bone. The SAG Awards usually bypass performers in non-English-language films. This year, however, could be a major exception thanks to two well-received French-language dramas: Jacques Audiard's Rust and Bone and Michael Haneke's Amour. The former stars Marion Cotillard and Matthias Schoenaerts; the latter stars veterans Jean-Louis Trintignant (Z, […]


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SAG Awards: Marion Cotillard to Lead French Charge? + Jennifer Lawrence Among Possible Contenders



'Amour' & 'Zero Dark Thirty' Awards Season Favorites + Batman Movie Among Top Ten

Amour with Emmanuelle Riva. Michael Haneke's French-language drama Amour is easily the top Best Foreign Language Film pick this awards season. Strangely, the film's veteran leading man, Jean-Louis Trintignant, hasn't been winning any awards in the U.S.; on the other hand, co-star Emmanuelle Riva has been faring quite well. She has shared […]


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'Amour' & 'Zero Dark Thirty' Awards Season Favorites + Batman Movie Among Top Ten



'Les Misérables' Reviews: Mixed Opinions About Maximalist Approach to Killer Pipes

Les Misérables with Eddie Redmayne and Amanda Seyfried. In Tom Hooper's film version of the international stage musical hit based on Victor Hugo's early-19th-century-set classic novel about the long & demented arm of the Law, Amanda Seyfried, of Mamma Mia! and Dear John fame, plays the ill-fated factory worker-turned-sex worker Fantine's out-of-wedlock daughter […]


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'Les Misérables' Reviews: Mixed Opinions About Maximalist Approach to Killer Pipes



'Dark Knight' Movies Box Office Comparison + Colin Farrell Sci-Fi Remake Bombs

'The Dark Knight Rises. 'The Dark Knight Rises' passes $600 million milestone at the worldwide box office Sept. 10 update: The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan's third and final Batman movie, is lagging far behind its predecessor, The Dark Knight, at the domestic box office. Outside North America, however, The […]


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'Dark Knight' Movies Box Office Comparison + Colin Farrell Sci-Fi Remake Bombs



'The Dark Knight Rises': Right-Wing Political Message vs. Occupy Wall Street? + Rabid Fans Attack Critics

'The Dark Knight Rises.' The Dark Knight Rises right-wing politics? July 27 update: In Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises, Who represents You People? (Did you read the remarks by U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's wife last week?) So, who does? Bane or Bruce Wayne? Their names sound similar […]


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'The Dark Knight Rises': Right-Wing Political Message vs. Occupy Wall Street? + Rabid Fans Attack Critics



'Dark Knight' Shooting: Christopher Nolan & Actors Christian Bale + Anne Hathaway Statements

July 20: The Dark Knight Rises Denver shooting. (Image: Catwoman poster.) A masked man reportedly shot dead ten people and wounded approximately 40 others at a movie theater showing The Dark Knight Rises in the Denver suburb of Aurora. He also set off a smoke or tear gas bomb in […]


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'Dark Knight' Shooting: Christopher Nolan & Actors Christian Bale + Anne Hathaway Statements



'The Dark Knight Rises' Box Office: Millions Below Estimates + Sharp Drop

'The Dark Knight Rises' poster. The Dark Knight Rises box office: $300 million milestone Aug. 1 update: Christopher Nolan's third and final installment in his Batman movie franchise, The Dark Knight Rises, raked in $8.77 million on Tuesday, July 31, at the North American box office. As a result, TDKR […]


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'The Dark Knight Rises' Box Office: Millions Below Estimates + Sharp Drop



'The Dark Knight Rises' Trailer: New Footage

The Dark Knight Rises viral campaign: Harvey Dent Day June 22 update: The Dark Knight Rises viral campaign is now in full swing. Directed by Christopher Nolan, and starring Christian Bale (Bruce Wayne / Batman), Anne Hathaway (Selina Kyle / Catwoman), Tom Hardy (Bane), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (John Blake), Marion Cotillard […]


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'The Dark Knight Rises' Trailer: New Footage



'Batman 3': Trailer & 'Thunderous' Applause

Batman 3: Anne Hathaway in The Dark Knight Rises trailer. April 30 The Dark Knight Rises trailer 3 is out. The search for the TDKR trailer 3 has been as frantic as – if not more so than – Batman's search for Bane or Bane's search for Batman. I'm not […]


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'Batman 3': Trailer & 'Thunderous' Applause



Bane: Batman Villain Unintelligible? + 'The Dark Knight Rises' Oscar Pedigree

'The Dark Knight Rises' villain: Tom Hardy as the unintelligible Bane. 'The Dark Knight Rises' villain: The unintelligible Mr. Bane Regarding the villainous Bane's oftentimes unintelligible dialogue in The Dark Knight Rises prologue and trailer, director/co-screenwriter Christopher Nolan has recently explained: “I think when people see the film, things will […]


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Bane: Batman Villain Unintelligible? + 'The Dark Knight Rises' Oscar Pedigree



Catwoman & Spider-Man + Madonna & New TDK Posters

This year's Oscar show may have been a critical and ratings flop, but the careers (of at least some) of those involved clearly haven't suffered as a result. Co-producer Don Mischer has been called back to co-produce the Oscar 2012 ceremony with action filmmaker Brett Ratner; James Franco stars in […]


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Catwoman & Spider-Man + Madonna & New TDK Posters



'Rio' Has Biggest Hollywood Opening Ever in Brazil

Limitless with Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper: $100 million worldwide? April 18, '11, update: Despite yesterday's estimates, Carlos Saldanha's animated 3D feature Rio failed to reach the $40 million mark at the North American box office this past weekend, April 15-17. According to actuals found at Box Office Mojo, […]


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'Rio' Has Biggest Hollywood Opening Ever in Brazil



'Transformers: Dark of the Moon': Shia LaBeouf Dwarfed by Explosions + Amy Adams as Lois Lane

'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' with Shia LaBeouf: Actors play second banana to loud explosions. 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' actors Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel play supporting roles to explosions What's a nice guy like Shia LaBeouf doing in a movie like Transformers: Dark of the Moon? Well, for one, […]


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'Transformers: Dark of the Moon': Shia LaBeouf Dwarfed by Explosions + Amy Adams as Lois Lane



'The Devil Wears Prada' Review: Meryl Streep Steals Show

Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, The Devil Wears Prada There are two good reasons to watch the otherwise dismal film version of Lauren Weisberger's 2003 novel The Devil Wears Prada, the story of a young, comely journalist wannabe who lands a job as secretary to a world-class bitch fashionista. The two […]


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'The Devil Wears Prada' Review: Meryl Streep Steals Show



Oscars Host: The Worst Ever Combo? + Anne Hathaway & Moby

Anne Hathaway: Oscars' host with James Franco. The Oscars' host: Anne Hathaway & James Franco combo the worst ever? While on the Kodak stage on Feb. 27, '11, this year's Oscar host Anne Hathaway got to sing, tell jokes (“lesbians!”), and change gowns about two or three dozen times. Hathaway's […]


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Oscars Host: The Worst Ever Combo? + Anne Hathaway & Moby



Oscar Ceremony Rundown Leaked: No James Franco in Drag Singing Cher Song

James Franco and Anne Hathaway: Oscar ceremony hosts. Oscar ceremony details leaked: No James Franco in drag singing Cher song The 2011 Oscar ceremony rundown has been leaked to Deadline's Nikki Finke. Among the revelations are a mystery “guest host” halfway through the show, Mo'Nique's refusal to present this year's […]


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Oscar Ceremony Rundown Leaked: No James Franco in Drag Singing Cher Song



'Brokeback Mountain': Tragic Gay Cowboy Love Story Partially Succeeds

Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Brokeback Mountain Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain is without a doubt a culturally significant motion picture. The same-sex romantic drama won numerous awards, it was discussed all over the media upon its release, and has been labeled “groundbreaking” by numerous film critics. Of course, the fact that […]


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'Brokeback Mountain': Tragic Gay Cowboy Love Story Partially Succeeds



Facebook Movie Remains Critics Awards' Favorite + Texas Group Names Hollywood Liberal 'Humanitarian of the Year'

Facebook movie The Social Network wins more U.S. film critics' Best Picture awards: Jesse Eisenberg stars as controversial Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. David Fincher's widely acclaimed The Social Network (a.k.a. The Facebook Movie) shows that the encroaching social media giant focusing on “friends” and “likes” – and personal user data […]


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Facebook Movie Remains Critics Awards' Favorite + Texas Group Names Hollywood Liberal 'Humanitarian of the Year'



'Harry Potter Deathly Hallows: Part 1' Dethrones 'Twilight' Movies & Russell Crowe Has Decade's 2nd-Worst Debut

Burlesque with Cher. Steven Antin's eventual Golden Globe nominee has enjoyed a relatively modest run at the domestic box office. Burlesque – along with The Tourist – is in the running in the Best Motion Picture Comedy or Musical category. 'Burlesque' + 'Love & Other Drugs' fading away Next in […]


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'Harry Potter Deathly Hallows: Part 1' Dethrones 'Twilight' Movies & Russell Crowe Has Decade's 2nd-Worst Debut



'The Dark Knight Rises': Large Canvas and Operatic Sweep - Will Oscar Care?

Christian Bale as Batman, The Dark Knight Christopher Nolan's next Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises, will be shot and released in the good old 2D and the not-all-that-old HD IMAX format. Nolan was quoted as saying in the Los Angeles Times that he wants the upcoming Batman movie to […]


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'The Dark Knight Rises': Large Canvas and Operatic Sweep - Will Oscar Care?



Anne Hathaway Best Picture Nominations + Oscar Night America Charities

Producer credits for 82nd Academy Awards Best Picture nominees The Blind Side and The Hurt Locker have been determined by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Producers Branch Executive Committee. Credits are as follows: The Blind Side – Gil Netter, Andrew A. Kosove and Broderick Johnson, producers. The Hurt Locker – Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier and Greg Shapiro, producers. As per the […]


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Anne Hathaway Best Picture Nominations + Oscar Night America Charities



Werner Herzog on Berlin Jury, Anne Hathaway to Announce Oscar Nominations

The Berlin Film Festival has announced the jury members for its 2010 edition. They are: German filmmaker Werner Herzog, the jury president; Chinese actress Yu Nan; Italian writer-director Francesca Comencini; Spanish producer Jose Maria Morales; Somali-born writer Nuruddin Farah; American Oscar-winning actress Renée Zellweger; and German actress Cornelia Froboess. The […]


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Werner Herzog on Berlin Jury, Anne Hathaway to Announce Oscar Nominations



Kate Winslet & Dustin Lance Black Oscar Speech + Freida Pinto & Dev Patel

Instead of making an Oscar speech holding a shampoo bottle, best actress winner Kate Winslet (for The Reader) holds the real thing. “I'm very lucky to have been given Hanna Schmitz by Bernhard Schlink and David Hare and Stephen [Daldry] and working with you is an experience I will never […]


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Kate Winslet & Dustin Lance Black Oscar Speech + Freida Pinto & Dev Patel



Oscar Luncheon: Amy Adams & Marisa Tomei + Gus Van Sant & Frank Langella

Kate Winslet, David Kross in The Reader (top); Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz in Vicky Cristina Barcelona (middle); Viola Davis in Doubt (bottom) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that 15 of the 20 nominees in the acting categories will be among the almost 120 2009 Academy […]


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Oscar Luncheon: Amy Adams & Marisa Tomei + Gus Van Sant & Frank Langella



Tom Hanks, Jessica Lange & Drew Barrymore: Golden Globes

Jessica Lange, Drew Barrymore © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Tom Hanks, Sally Hawkins © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Dev Patel, Freida Pinto © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Anne Hathaway © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® Awards Ralph Fiennes © HFPA / 66th Golden Globe® […]


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Tom Hanks, Jessica Lange & Drew Barrymore: Golden Globes



Anne Hathaway May Not Win the Best Actress (Drama) Golden Globe

Anne Hathaway may not win the best actress, drama, Golden Globe for her performance in Rachel Getting Married, after all. A technical snafu is the reason for Hathaway's name having a winner's star next to it on the Golden Globes' site last Thursday, on the very day she was sharing […]


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Anne Hathaway May Not Win the Best Actress (Drama) Golden Globe



'Slumdog Millionaire' Awards: Critics' Best Film Favorite + Heath Ledger Tops & Best Actress Wide Open

Slumdog Millionaire awards: After winning a number of Best Picture awards from various U.S.-based critics groups while on its way to becoming 2008's most notable sleeper hit, Danny Boyle's Bollywood-inspired mix of drama, music, and social commentary is the odds-on favorite for the 2009 Best Picture Oscar. Dev Patel (pictured) […]


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'Slumdog Millionaire' Awards: Critics' Best Film Favorite + Heath Ledger Tops & Best Actress Wide Open



Bollywood-Inspired Drama & Swedish 'Twilight' Top Film Critics Awards + Kate Winslet vs. Anne Hathaway

Slumdog Millionaire with Dev Patel and Anil Kapoor. Danny Boyle's Bollywood-inspired drama seems to be on its way to becoming this awards season's top Best Film pick among U.S.-based critics groups. Dev Patel stars as a former Mumbai slum dweller who may succeed in becoming a millionaire – see image […]


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Bollywood-Inspired Drama & Swedish 'Twilight' Top Film Critics Awards + Kate Winslet vs. Anne Hathaway



National Board of Review & Gotham Awards Mix Big & Small Movies + Star-Studded Spirit Award Nominations

Slumdog Millionaire with Dev Patel and Freida Pinto. On its way to becoming 2008's most notable sleeper hit, Slumdog Millionaire has been announced as the National Board of Review's Best Film winner. Danny Boyle's Bollywood-inspired mix of drama, music, romance, and social commentary is already being touted as a likely […]


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National Board of Review & Gotham Awards Mix Big & Small Movies + Star-Studded Spirit Award Nominations



Pixar Tops & Angelina Jolie Wanted

'WALL-E' movie: Pixar release enjoys impressive box office debut. 'WALL-E' tops U.S. and Canada box office, Angelina Jolie and James McAvoy 'inspirational' thriller 'Wanted' a strong runner-up June 30, '08: Directed by Andrew Stanton, Pixar Animation's WALL-E was catapulted to the top of the North American box office this weekend […]


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Pixar Tops & Angelina Jolie Wanted



Javier Bardem & Kristin Chenoweth + Tilda Swinton & Glen Hansard: Academy Awards

Javier Bardem: Best Supporting Actor Oscar winner for Joel and Ethan Coen's 'No Country for Old Men.' Javier Bardem Academy Award winner Javier Bardem was the year's Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winner for his performance as a merciless hired killer in Joel and Ethan Coen's thriller No Country for […]


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Javier Bardem & Kristin Chenoweth + Tilda Swinton & Glen Hansard: Academy Awards



Marion Cotillard Best Actress + Johnny Depp & Penélope Cruz: The Oscars

Marion Cotillard Photos: Richard Harbaugh / © A.M.P.A.S. (Cotillard) Marion Cotillard. Photo: Armando Flores (Cotillard). See below more images from the 2008 Oscar ceremony – including what looks like a mighty embarrassed Tilda Swinton, Best Supporting Actress winner for Tony Gilroy's Michael Clayton, taking part in an four-way Oscar statuette […]


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Marion Cotillard Best Actress + Johnny Depp & Penélope Cruz: The Oscars