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Olivia Wilde Will Direct a Biopic of Olympic Hero Kerri Strug

Olivia Wilde Will Direct a Biopic of Olympic Hero Kerri Strug

Olivia Wilde recently starred in another film about those Olympics and the bombing that took place, Richard Jewell, released last year, and not without controversy No word yet on who will play the gymnast.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4um3YEX51k"This is a film about what real power looks like," said Olivia Wilde, who is next directing, starring in and producing Don't[...]

Bleeding Cool Writers Picks Their Top 10 Films of the Year

Bleeding Cool Writers Picks Their Top 10 Films of the Year

While Ana De Armas delivers a star-making performance, James Bond star Daniel Craig gives filmmakers another reason to cast him in comedies.Dewey Singleton:1) Marriage Story 2) Parasite 3) The Irishman 4) Pain and Glory 5) Little Women 6) 1917 7) Uncut Gems 8) Knives Out 9) Bombshell 10) Richard JewellUncut Gems is the best film of Adam Sandler’s career The movie is so[...]


Weekend Box Office: Star Wars Rules While CATS Runs Out of Lives

Weekend Box Office: 'Star Wars' Rules, While 'CATS' Runs Out of Lives

What a disaster.Rounding out the top five are last weeks champ Jumanji: The Next Level at a staying strong $26.1 million, Frozen 2 at $12.3 million, and Knives Out continued its awesome run, adding $6.1 million.The Weekend Box Office Top 10 for December 20:Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker- $176 Million Jumanji: The Next[...]

The Irony of the AJC and Richard Jewell Film Controversy [OPINION]

The Irony of the AJC and "Richard Jewell" Film Controversy [OPINION]

Biopics/biographical dramas are works of fiction and Clint Eastwood’s Richard Jewell is no exception The controversy surrounding the film involves Kathy Scruggs, the late reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution who covered Jewell during the 1996 Atlanta Olympic bombing.[caption id="attachment_1096504" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros[/caption]The film depicted Scruggs (Olivia Wilde) as a person willing to do anything[...]

AFI Pick the Top 10 Films of 2019: Marriage Story Joker Knives Out Make the List

AFI Pick the Top 10 Films of 2019: 'Marriage Story', 'Joker', 'Knives Out' Make the List

The list is as follows:Marriage StoryThe Farewell1917The IrishmanJojo RabbitJokerKnives OutLittle WomenRichard JewellOnce Upon a Time in...HollywoodNo real surprises here Every film they chose is a huge awards contender, and this further bolsters Joker and its case for serious awards contention moving forward Great to see Knives Out on the list as well, many are hoping[...]

Olivia Wilde Defends Protrayal of Journalist Kathy Scruggs in Richard Jewell

Olivia Wilde Defends Protrayal of Journalist Kathy Scruggs in 'Richard Jewell'

Olivia Wilde has found herself having to defend her portrayal of journalist Kathy Scruggs in the Clint Eastwood film Richard Jewell The film is about the man who discovered the bomb at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, and the firestorm that engulfed his life in the weeks after Wilde's seen in the film offering to[...]

Richard Jewell Shows the Nightmare of Guilty Until Proven Innocent

"Richard Jewell" Shows the Nightmare of "Guilty Until Proven Innocent"

released the latest trailer for Richard Jewell, the biopic about the security guard who discovered a bomb in a discarded backpack at Olympic Park during the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta Originally called a hero, federal investigators later branded him a suspect, which created a firestorm of scrutiny from the FBI to his depiction in media.Directed[...]