Hailee Steinfeld

January 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on Hailee Steinfeld 

Hailee Steinfeld, (AP) – The saga British monarchy “The King’s Speech” reigned at the Oscars with 12 nominations, including acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush, positioning itself to challenge “the social network,” the better for the image.

“The King’s Speech” gained momentum against the Facebook drama “The Social Network”, which dominated the early awards Hollywood. With these two films the other candidates best picture Oscars for Tuesday 27 February were the psychological thriller “Black Swan”, the boxing drama “The Fighter”, the blockbuster sci-fi “Inception,” the story lesbians in the family “The Kids Are All Right,” the story of survival “127 hours” and the animated smash “Toy Story 3” western “True Grit. “Ozarks and Crime thriller” Bone Winter

“True Grit” has traveled with 10 nominations, including acting honors for best actor last year’s winner Jeff Bridges and “Hailee Steinfeld.”

“Hailee Steinfeld,”the star of 14 years of” True Grit, “said she was” in shock “Tuesday morning after being nominated for best supporting actress Oscar for her role as a courageous Mattie Ross in the Coen brothers’ Western. “I slept in my bed,” said Steinfeld. “I woke my parents yelling in the other room. It’s incredible. It’s crazy. A year ago I auditioned for the role and thought the one who gets is like winning the lottery. All that comes with it is so crazy. ”

Steinfeld, who took the day to be home-schooled, said she thinks independent streak of the character has reached many people. Asked about her favorite scene in the film, which won a total of 10 Oscar nominations including best film, she could not choose one, saying: “Watching the film, I look and think about what s is spent behind the camera, I. Remember how much fun I had shooting each of them. “

Rabbit Hole

January 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on Rabbit Hole 

Rabbit Hole, Nicole Kidman returns to the big screen in “Rabbit Hole,”with a gorgeous Golden Globe nominated performance. Becca (Kidman) and Howie (Aaron Eckhart) are a married couple emerges from the shadow of an unexpected loss. With their world tilted off its axis, the pair embarks on separate paths, making it more unexpected choices.
Nicole Kidman, who will head back to Broadway later this year in Sweet Bird of Youth, received a Best Actress Oscar nomination 2011 for playing a grieving mother in the film adaptation of Rabbit play by David Lindsay-Abaire has Pulitzer Prize-winning “Hole.”Sister Act The duo Alan Menken composition and Glenn Slater received a nomination for best song” I See The Light “Tangled, the remake of Disney’s animated Rapunzel. Nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards were announced Jan. 25 in Los Angeles for a ceremony to be held Feb. 27 at the Kodak Theatre, co-hosted by best actor nominee James Franco (127 hours) and Anne Hathaway.

Candidate’s also acting theater vets Mark Ruffalo and Annette Bening (Best Actor and Best Actress for The Kids Are All Right) and Oscar favorite Natalie Portman (best actress for The Black Swan).

Adapted screenplay candidates who also wrote for the stage included Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) and Joel and Ethan Coen, whose remake of “True Grit received a total of 10 nominations. Mike Leigh was nominated for her original screenplay for another year.

Best Actress, “Rabbit Hole”:” What an amazing journey this film took me! “Rabbit Hole”a been a labor of love and I am so grateful for John Cameron Mitchell, David Lindsay-Abaire and the brilliant cast. This appointment reflects the entire heart and soul that these people put into it and I cannot thank them enough. “

Jeff Bridges

January 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on Jeff Bridges 

Jeff Bridges, True Grit star Jeff Bridges”dit he had to ignore the Oscar-winning performance John Wayne, when he came on the same role in the Coen brothers remake.
Wayne won his only Academy award for playing the cowboy eyed Rooster Cogburn in 1969 in the West.

But the version of Bridges’ character – and the film itself – is attracting a lot of critical acclaim, with many saying the remake is a certainty for Oscar nominations. He is already taller Coen Brothers film bridging the U.S. and critics say they have breathed life into a kind of fatigue.

“Jeff Bridges”a told Sky News the key to its success has been ignoring the first movie and return to the Charles Portis novel 1968. This has reduced the pressure to follow in the footsteps of John Wayne. He said: “The Coen brothers,” said [we are] going back to the original book and forget the movie so I do not worry about the shoes of [the Duke] at all. “

The film also stars Matt Damon and is an interesting addition to the catalog of eclectic Coen is back.

Bridges said it was inspiring to work with them. The last time they collaborated was for The Big Lebowski.

“These guys are the real masters. They know how to make movies so well and know how to make it seem so easy. It was a series very relaxed and comfortable.”

Bridges enjoyed making the film and revealed that he is a cowboy at heart. The nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards were announced and a pleasant surprise was the emergence of the Coen brothers Grit great work in several of the major award categories. These include Best Actor for Jeff Bridges.

Bridges were named Best Actor Oscar in 2010 for Crazy Heart, and he is back in the mix again this year. Bridges cleverly played list Cogburn, the miserable, irritable, which protects young gunslinger Hailee Steinfeld in the film. Steinfeld was nominated for Best Supporting Actress.

King’s Speec: 12 Oscar nods

January 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on King’s Speec: 12 Oscar nods 

King’s Speech, “The King’s Speech,” the only film with any chance of falling “social network” for the Oscar for Best Picture, earned 12 nominations Tuesday to lead the class of 2010 Academy Awards.

The factual drama won nods for picture, actor, supporting actor, supporting actress, original screenplay and direction that the candidates were announced Tuesday morning from Hollywood Live on ABC.

The speech”Kings,”drama about stuttering aBritish monarch King George VI, head of the appointments made this year with 12 Oscar nods, the period drama whileanother”True Grit”suit closely with 10nominations.

Favori”Le social”seulement network passed the thirdspot with eight nominations, while Leonardo DiCaprio thriller starrerpsychological”lancement”obtenu September

Colin Firth is nominated in the best categoryfor Acteur””Le King ‘of speech and director of the film’ Tom Hooper hasbagged appointment in la”Meilleur Réalisateur”catégorie. HelenaBonham Carter was nominated for Best Actress, while Geoffrey Rush won a nomination for Best SupportingActor for the same.

The film was also nominated for Art Direction, Cinematography, Costume Design, Editing, and Original Score categories Screenplayand Original.

Outre””Le King ‘Speech, Best Film categoryalso comprend”Le”Social Network,”Le”Fighter”,””,” BlackSwan creation,”The children are all right’ ‘,””,” 127 hours”,”” Toy Story 3 True Grit, et””Winter’ Bone.

Firth is in competition with James Franco 127Hours””, Jesse Eisenberg pour””Le social network, and for JavierBardem””Biutiful Best’An last JeffBridges Actor winner for best actor pour”True Grit”en Rolecategory in advanced.

Best actress in a leading role include Annette Bening categorynominations pour”The Kids Are Allright,”Natalie Portman for her role as troubled une”Swan ballerina”Black, Nicole Kidman pour”Rabbit Hole”MichelleWilliams for ” Blue Valentine”et newcomer Jennifer Lawrencefor””Winter ‘Bone.

Best race director David Fincher is between of’’the social networks,”Tom King Hooper””Le ‘speech.

Toy Story 3”,””How to Train Your Dragon”et”TheIllusionist”sont battling it out for the best animated film FilmOscar.

The 83rd Academy Awards, to be held at Hollywood”sKodak Theatre on February 24, will be led by Franco andAnne Hathaway, one of the few times in historywhen Oscar candidate was also an emcee for the ceremony.