‘Gone Girl’ Review By Pete Hammond: DeadlineNow (Video)
Fox and New Regency's Gone Girl debuted Friday as the opening-night pic at the New York Film Festival. Deadline's Pete Hammond says not only will the Ben Affleck-starring pic directed by David Fincher clean up in theaters when it opens wide Friday, but it looms as a growing threat in the Oscar… Read
‘The Equalizer’ Review By Pete Hammond: DeadlineNow (Video)
Denzel Washington-starrer The Equalizer opened to $1.45 million last night, suggesting it'll be a good weekend for Sony. Deadline's Pete Hammond gives his take on the pic, directed by Antoine Fuqua.
‘Transparent’ TV Review: DeadlineNow (Video)
Get ready to binge says Deadline's Dominic Patten in his latest TV review. The entire first season of Amazon Studios' new series Transparent began streaming at 6 AM PT today on Amazon Prime. Created by Jill Soloway, the series sees Jeffrey Tambor leading an ensemble cast telling the tale of a modern LA family about to face some big changes and some deep… Read
Violence In Movies: Mike Fleming Jr & Anita Busch Point/Counterpoint – DeadlineNow (Video)
Deadline's Co-Editor in Chief and Film Editor discuss the merits of A Walk Among The Tombstones and The Equalizer. Mike Fleming says watching Liam Neeson and Denzel Washington blow away bad guys is like Christmas morning; Anita Busch is disgusted by the gratuitous violence. Whose side are you on?
Related: 'The Equalizer' Review By Pete Hammond… Read
‘How To Get Away With Murder’ Review: DeadlineNow (Video)
Viola Davis stars as enigmatic defense attorney Annalise Keating in How To Get Away With Murder, executive produced by Shonda Rhimes and Peter Nowalk. The legal thriller premieres tonight at 10 PM on ABC.
‘Gotham’ Review: DeadlineNow (Video)
DeadlineNow restarts with a mission to deliver content you cannot read on Deadline Hollywood. We've never run a print review; if you've got two minutes and want to know what Pete Hammond, Dominic Patten and others think about the quality and Oscar and Emmy prospects of new films and TV, click the button. The scope will broaden, but we think this is a good beginning.
Deadline @ Toronto: Oscar-Worthy Pics Keep Coming (Video)
Deadline Awards Columnist Pete Hammond can barely keep up with all the Toronto Film Festival pics setting themselves up for awards-season runs after their gala presentations north of the border. The fest now is kicking off non-world premiere biggies like the Steve Carell starrer Foxcatcher, Wild with Reese Witherspoon, and Jennifer Aniston's role of a lifetime in Cake. But Pete couldn't resist taking the time to weigh in on the early Oscar… Read
DeadlineNow @ Toronto: Hammond Praises ‘St. Vincent’, Touched By ‘The Drop’
Deadline Awards Columnist Pete Hammond recounts his first full day at the 2014 Toronto Film Festival. For Hammond, Weinstein Co.'s Bill Murray comedy St. Vincent has awards potential, while the premiere of James Gandolfini's last film The Drop from Fox Searchlight drew a moving reception. Here's Hammond's take on both… Read
DeadlineNow @ Toronto: Pete Hammond Judges ‘The Judge’ (Video)
Deadline Awards Columnist Pete Hammond was among the attendees of last night's Toronto Film Festival opener The Judge from Warner Bros. Here's his take on the studio drama starring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall… Read