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"Cats" Review: A Bad Musical Adapted Into a Worse Movie
CATS won Worst Picture, Worst Supporting actor (James Corden), Worst Supporting Actress (Rebel Wilson), Worst Screen Combo (Any Two Half-Feline/Half Human Hairballs), Worst Screenplay and Worst Director (Tom Hooper), nabbing it six awards. "This past weekend the Razzies had planned a really humongous show – complete with an opening parody number, sketches, 'Celebrity Presenters' and the[...]
Taylor Swift - 22
In a new interview with British Vogue, she reveals that she had a great time being a part of the Tom Hooper adaptation. "I really had an amazing time with 'Cats,'" Swift told British Vogue. "I think I loved the weirdness of it I loved how I felt I'd never get another opportunity to be like this in[...]
First Image of Hugh Jackman As Jean Valjean In Les Miserables
We've already seen a few candid shots of Hugh Jackman as Jean Valjean in Tom Hooper's film adaptation of Cameron Mackintosh's musical Les Misérables Now the actor has very excitedly tweeted the first official promotional still of Valjean, which is presumably from his grubby fugitive days I certainly wouldn't put my trust in any mayor[...]
Samantha Barks Rounds Out The Cast For Les Miserables
Rebecca Lewis writes for Bleeding Cool. It's a been a busy two months for director Tom Hooper and Les Miserables, so as rehearsals gets underway on the big screen adaptation, we should catch up on some recent casting. Last we heard, New York casting calls were being held for the role of Cosette, the young daughter of[...]
Director Tom Hooper Not Happy About Possible Recut Of The King's Speech
I can't think of a single scene that could (or should) be cut for any reason, but The Weinstein Company thinks otherwise. It has been known for a while now that Harvey Weinstein has considered cutting out the swear words in The King's Speech to abolish the R rating and get a PG-13 in America, but[...]