Why Malcolm & Marie's Reference to Director William Wyler Isn't So Random

Why Malcolm & Marie's Reference to Director William Wyler Isn't So Random In addition to racking up Oscar buzz for Zendaya and John David Washington, Malcolm & Marie garnered an inevitable flurry of controversy centering on the rant delivered against the film critics. While ...

Elizabethtown Blu-ray Feature: Cameron Crowe Talks About Casting Orlando Bloom [Exclusive]

Elizabethtown Blu-ray Feature: Cameron Crowe Talks About Casting Orlando Bloom [Exclusive] Oscar-winning director Cameron Crowe's beguiling romantic comedy Elizabethtown arrives for the first time ever on Blu-ray in time for Valentine's Day as part of the Paramount Presents line today, ...

Best Actress Oscar nominees: Which 3 women contended for just 20 minutes of screen time each?

Best Actress Oscar nominees: Which 3 women contended for just 20 minutes of screen time each? The average screen time for a Best Actress Oscar nominee is one hour, three minutes, and 28 seconds. Not surprisingly, over 45% of those who have contended for the award (and 47% of those who have ...

"Love Story" Blu-ray Special Edition Released By Paramount

Cinema Retro has received the following press release: Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of One of the Most Romantic Films of All Time with a Newly Restored Presentation of the Classic Love Story ...

Showbiz History: Room at the Top & The Age of Innocence

Showbiz History: Room at the Top & The Age of Innocence 5 random things that happened on this day, January 22nd, in showbiz history 1954 The 11th Golden Globes are held. The Robe wins Best Drama but there wasn't a Best Comedy or Musical category for 1953 ...

Oscars flashback: Sophia Loren made Academy Awards history with her 1962 Best Actress win

Oscars flashback: Sophia Loren made Academy Awards history with her 1962 Best Actress win Sophia Loren is generating red-hot Oscar buzz for her performance in Netflix’s Italian-language drama “The Life Ahead.” The screen legend has earned some of the best reviews of her seven-decade career ...

Zendaya and John David Washington Could Make Oscars History with ‘Malcolm & Marie’

Zendaya and John David Washington Could Make Oscars History with ‘Malcolm & Marie’ A movie cooked up and shot during Covid-19 could be a gamble in this climate — but introduce it with the invigorating talents of John David Washington and Zendaya, and you could have a winning recipe ...

‘Audrey’ filmmaker Helena Coan: ‘Audrey Hepburn showed another way for women to look’

‘Audrey’ filmmaker Helena Coan: ‘Audrey Hepburn showed another way for women to look’ Unlike many of the leading lights from the Golden Age of Hollywood, Audrey Hepburn’s star shines as brightly now as it did during her heyday in the 1950s and 60s. Not only did she win an Oscar at 24 ...

Audrey Review: Accentuating the Compassionate Soul of a Cinematic Icon

Audrey Review: Accentuating the Compassionate Soul of a Cinematic Icon Despite her status as one of the most iconic movie stars in history, one can’t help but root for the girl at the center of Audrey, who dreams of nothing more than to find peace and love. The girl is, ...

Audrey Hepburn: ‘Roman Holiday’ Star Started as Nightclub Dancer

Audrey Hepburn: ‘Roman Holiday’ Star Started as Nightclub Dancer To celebrate Variety’s 115th anniversary, we went to the archives to see how some of Hollywood’s biggest stars first landed in the pages of our magazine. Read more from the archives here. On July 5, ...

Audrey review – a poor Breakfast at Tiffany's with too many waffles

Audrey review – a poor Breakfast at Tiffany's with too many waffles Some heartfelt moments aside, this documentary is an exasperating, Hello-style hagiography that pays too little attention to Hepburn’s film work There are some heartfelt moments in this documentary ...

'My mother was like a steel fist in a velvet glove': the real Audrey Hepburn

'My mother was like a steel fist in a velvet glove': the real Audrey Hepburn Her delicate beauty and starring roles made her seem fragile. But having endured an unloving mother and a perilous childhood under Nazi occupation, such an impression belied Hepburn’s remarkable ...

Audrey Trailer: The Life of the Legendary Actress is Explored in New Documentary

Audrey Trailer: The Life of the Legendary Actress is Explored in New Documentary Audrey Hepburn, the legendary actress and Unicef ambassador seemed to be born to be a star, first dazzling audiences in her Oscar-winning debut Roman Holiday, but there was something hidden beneath ...

Roman Holiday: 10 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About The Movie

Roman Holiday: 10 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About The Movie Audrey Hepburn became a star overnight with her first leading role in William Wyler’s masterfully crafted romcom classic Roman Holiday. Her iconic performance as Princess Ann earned her an Academy ...

Competition: Win a ‘Dog Soldiers’ 4K iTunes voucher!

Competition: Win a ‘Dog Soldiers’ 4K iTunes voucher! To celebrate the 4K Digital release of Dog Soldiers, we’re giving away an iTunes voucher. Things are getting hairy as Vertigo Releasing re-release the classic British troops-versus-werewolves horror ...

Revisiting ‘Roman Holiday’ and Audrey Hepburn’s dazzling Oscar-winning debut

Revisiting ‘Roman Holiday’ and Audrey Hepburn’s dazzling Oscar-winning debut Perfection is a word used too frequently to describe a movie. But in the case of the 1953 romantic comedy “Roman Holiday,” perfection is not hyperbole. Directed by William Wyler and nominated for 10 ...

Restored "Roman Holiday" Released As A "Paramount Presents" Blu-ray

Restored By Lee Pfeiffer Paramount has released a superb, newly restored Blu-ray edition of William Wyler's delightful classic "Roman Holiday" starring Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn (in her star-making role) ...

Contest: Win ‘Paramount Presents Roman Holiday’ on Blu-ray (3 Winners)

Contest: Win ‘Paramount Presents Roman Holiday’ on Blu-ray (3 Winners) On September 15th, Director William Wyler’s 1953 classic Roman Holiday starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck will finally make its Blu-ray debut with a newly remastered presentation from a 4K ...

Movie Poster of the Week: Posters from Hungary

Movie Poster of the Week: Posters from Hungary Above: 1976 Hungarian poster for The Wizard of Oz. Art by Olga Tövisváry.In the world of East European poster design, Hungary has always been somewhat of a poor relation to Poland and Czechoslovakia, ...

Paramount to Release The Haunting on Blu-ray on October 20th, 2020

Paramount to Release The Haunting on Blu-ray on October 20th, 2020 Just in time for Halloween, Paramount is releasing a newly remastered edition of The Haunting to Blu-ray: Hollywood, Calif. – Director Jan de Bont’s (Speed) terrifying thriller The Haunting arrives ...

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