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December 9, 2018   Jules   ‘Green Book’, #Awards Be first to comment

The winners of the Golden Globes will be announced on January 06.

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy: Green Book
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy: Viggo Mortensen, Green Book
Best Director – Motion Picture: Peter Farrelly, Green Book
Best Screenplay – Motion Picture: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, Peter Farrelly, Green Book

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December 1, 2018   Jules   ‘Green Book’ Be first to comment

Green Book follows the story of American pianist Don Shirley and his music road tour in the 1960s South with his Italian-American driver and bodyguard Tony the Lip. Read More here

November 27, 2018   Jules   ‘Green Book’, #Awards Be first to comment

“First Reformed,” “If Beale Street Could Talk,” and more are winners at the National Board of Review this year.

Best Film: GREEN BOOK
Best Actor: Viggo Mortensen, GREEN BOOK

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November 21, 2018   Jules   Film Festivals Be first to comment

The 60-year-old, who looks poised to land his third best actor Oscar nomination, and possibly his first win, will be feted on a February date still to be determined. Read More here

November 17, 2018   Jules   ‘Green Book’ Be first to comment

Every now and then a movie comes along at the right time. That time is now, and that movie is Green Book. This film about a road trip through the Deep South in 1962 between world-renowned black concert pianist Don Shirley and a white bouncer-enforcer named Tony “The Lip” Vallelonga, who became his driver, and then his friend is, in a word, glorious. Read More here

November 11, 2018   Jules   Upcoming / Chat Show Appearance Be first to comment

THE VIEW: Th 11/15: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali
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November 4, 2018   Jules   Press / Interview Be first to comment

A Rome Film Festival regular, Viggo Mortensen returns to Italy on the back of strong reviews for his new film, Green Book, and particular praise for his performance as an Italian-American bouncer driving an African-American pianist to shows in America’s South, in Peter Farrelly’s film. The multi-hyphenate star was last in Rome two years ago, where he announced that he was soon going to be adding another string to his bow, and direct his first feature. That project was confirmed this month when it was announced that he would direct the drama Falling. Billed as an intimate father-son relationship drama, Mortensen will play one of the lead roles alongside Lance Henriksen and Sverrir Gudnason. Read More here

November 4, 2018   Jules   ‘Falling’ Be first to comment

Viggo Mortensen is to make his directorial debut on this intimate LGBT-themed drama about a son’s relationship with his aging father. The Green Book and Captain Fantastic star wrote the screenplay and will play one of the two leading roles. Cast also includes Lance Henriksen and Sverrir Gudnason. HanWay Films will handle international sales. UTA Independent Film Group will oversee the U.S. sale. Read More here

November 4, 2018   Jules   ‘Green Book’ Be first to comment

Peter Farrelly’s Green Book continues down its awards-season road after its debut at the Toronto Film Festival, where it won the People’s Choice Award, a key Best Picture Oscar predictor. The heartwarming and hilarious road movie, about the burgeoning friendship between Tony “Lip” Vallelonga, a prejudiced nightclub maître d hired as a driver, and Don Shirley, a black jazz pianist booked on a tour of the southern U.S., has been universally embraced ever since. Read More here