Tag Archives: Annette Bening

Oscar Real: Best Actress in a Leading Role breakdown

With only 4 days, 5 hours and 45 minutes left till Oscar night, there’s a lot of ground left to cover. Earlier I broke down the Supporting Actor category and now its time to switch back to the ladies — the leading ladies, that is.   In recent years, the Best Actress in a Leading […]

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Vanity Fair’s Hollywood Issue has arrived

Vanity Fair’s coveted Hollywood Issue has never looked so good as stars like Anne Hathaway, Mila Kunis, Anthony Mackie, James Franco, Olivia Wilde and Jesse Eisenberg grace the cover.  The issue, which also features portraits of Oscar nominees Natalie Portman, Christian Bale and Annette Bening, hits newsstands on Feb. 8. Check out exclusive video from […]

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Screen Actors Guild Award predictions

The actors have the floor tonight as they vote for the year’s best in film and television. It’s invitation only and we’re invited in to witness all the action. No directors, no producers, no writers- just all your favorite actors from the big and small screen, mingling with each other and having the time of […]

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Review: Mother & Child

A remarkable script centered around three women, brought to life in the form of perfectly executed performances by Annette Bening, Naomi Watts and Kerry Washington – Mother and Child embodies the definition of poetry in motion. Written and directed by Rodrigo Garcia (Things You Can Tell Just By Looking at Her, Nine Lives) the story […]

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Annette Bening: A threat or an afterthought?

When The Kids Are All Right was released in July  it was assumed that the Best Actress race would be a two-way contest between three-time Academy Award nominee Annette Bening  and Academy Award nominee Natalie Portman (Black Swan).  When Black Swan opened the Venice Film Festival in September, it was confirmed.  However, the end of […]

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W Magazine: What movie makes the stars cry?

As reported yesterday W Magazine will celebrate award season with their inaugural movie issue at the end of this month. The spread features Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander plus the year’s 25 best performances. Along with  celebrating the best of 2010, Lynn Hirschberg sat down with a few actors  including Jesse Eisenberg, Natalie Portman, Annette […]

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17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations

Moments ago the nominations for the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced, and while Leonardo DiCaprio and the cast of Inception received zero love and Hilary Swank managed to sneak her way in, other performers like Annette Bening, Natalie Portman, Jesse Eisenberg, Christian Bale, Jeremy Renner and Mila Kunis– yes, Mila Kunis— became one step closer to […]

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The Real Reel’s Oscar Wish List: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Here’s my Oscar wish list this week for Best Actress in a Leading Role. I compiled this list earlier in the week— shame on me for just getting around to posting it.   Check it out and leave your thoughts down below. 1. Natalie Portman Film: Black Swan Oscar nominations: 1, Closer Oscar wins: 0 Why […]

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The first cover of The New Hollywood Reporter

Amy Adams,  Annette Bening, Helena Bonham-Carter, Nicole Kidman, Natalie Portman and Hilary Swank have become the talk of the town, and the cover girls for The Hollywood Reporter’s relaunched magazine. Yearly, The Hollywood Reporter host various round tables featuring the most buzz-worthy talent in town.  It’s a great way to see talented individuals speak on […]

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Reel News: The Social Network to open Tokyo Film Festival + other happenings

Big news for David Fincher, Ben Affleck and their respective casts as it was announced earlier today that The Social Network will open the Tokyo International Film Festival, while The Town is scheduled to finish off fest which will run from October 23-31. [Variety] Other Oscar-buzzed films such as Black Swan, 127 Hours, Blue Valentine […]

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