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Abbie Cornish

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  • Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges ALMOST won National Society of Film Critics Awards

     
    Meryl Streep ("Julie & Julia") and Jeff Bridges ("Crazy Heart") almost won best actress and actor awards from the National Society of Film Critics today when they led during early voting but then eventually lost after further balloting to Yolande Moreau...
  • Video: Abbie Cornish on 'Bright Star'

     
    All Oscarologists know how much academy voters love ing??nues, especially when they portray lovers. In "Bright Star," Abbie Cornish embodies one of the immortals: Fanny Brawne, the woman adored by the world's greatest romantic poet, John Keats, who died...
  • Oscar poll: Who do you think has the early lead in the best actress derby?

     
    Sony Pictures Classics has so many fillies in the lead actress race that the studio's pushing several out of the gate early. Who has the best odds to go the distance? Pictured above, left to right: Abbie Cornish ("Bright Star"), Carey Mulligan ("An...
  • 'Bright Star' to shine at the Oscars?

     
    "Bright Star" just opened with luminous reviews, scoring 81 at Metacritic. The L.A. Times calls this dramatization of poet John Keats' (Ben Whishaw) tragic love affair with the girl next door (Abbie Cornish) "one of the most moving, most transporting love...
  • Derby update: Oscars' animation race shinks? | 65 foreign flicks hit the track | Carey Mulligan nabs early lead for best actress

     
    ??? BEST ANIMATED FEATURE: Uh-oh. Looks like this Oscar race will only have three nominees, as usual. Today we hear from a spokesperson for Funimation that "Evangelion 1.0: You Are (Not) Alone" ??? which is based upon the hit Japanese anime TV series ???...
  • Gold Derby nuggets: 'Fish Tank' leads BIFA noms | 'Up in the Air' no more: Vera Farmiga supporting | Keira Knightley is new 'Fair Lady'

     
    • "Fish Tank" leads at the 12th annual British Independent Film Awards with eight bids including a best picture nod. For that top prize, the film -- set to be released stateside in January -- faces off against "Moon," which has seven noms in all, as...
  • Movie Review: 'Stop-Loss'

    Movies have rarely depicted the brotherhood of men under arms with as much accuracy and compassion as in "Stop-Loss." That the film was directed not by some veteran of the action genre but by a woman for her sophomore effort makes the accomplishment...
  • Jane Campion's 'Bright Star' poetry

    Jane Campion's 'Bright Star' poetry
    Jane Campion has been many things, including the only woman to win the Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or and an inspiration, she only recently found out, to Quentin Tarantino, who confided that her success with "The Piano" emboldened him to feel "you...
  • A selected Heath Ledger filmography

    A selected Heath Ledger filmography
    A selected Heath Ledger filmography Over a wildly eclectic 15-year movie career, Heath Ledger rose from relative obscurity in Australia to become one of the finest actors of his generation. Disappearing into many of his roles -- he could do glamorous,...
  • Bright Star director Jane Campion is the champion of period pieces

    Bright Star director Jane Campion is the champion of period pieces
    It happens every time filmmaker Jane Campion makes a "period piece." The director of The Portrait of a Lady, The Piano and the new 1820s-set drama Bright Star is thrown by the very costumes that she has decreed those starring in her "costume drama" must...
  • Movie review: Bright Star -- 4 out of 5 stars

    Movie review: Bright Star -- 4 out of 5 stars
    John Keats' life, love and death make him a romantic cliche and a fine subject for a period romance in Bright Star. Consider -- his now-revered poetry was scorned in his lifetime. He was genteel yet poor, dependent on the kindness of friends. He died...
  • Fall movie preview: The good, the bad and the really intriguing

    Fall movie preview: The good, the bad and the really intriguing
    All release dates are subject to change. "Limited" means limited markets for that date -- i.e. not Central Florida -- wider release dates also included where known. Oct. 9 Couples Retreat (Universal) Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Kristen Bell, Faizon...