Hollywood Take 2: Prometheus Trailer

23 Dec

This is where we take a second look at the Top 5 happening stories in Hollywood this week and ask you to discuss themHere’s some explanation which has landed these films in the race.

The long-awaited next entry into the “Alien” canon, with original series creator Ridley Scott back on board, hits theaters next summer. The prequel to Aliens looks AWESOME!! What do you think?

  1. Since we are talking about trailers… The Dark Night Rises trailer also made its debut in theaters this week. Check it out.

Which film are you looking forward to the most?

  • According to Deadline.com Morgan was linked to the British media’s hacking scandal due to his past affiliation as editor of the Daily Mirror, which is owned by New of the World. Morgan was questioned by counselor Robert Jay this week in London for listening to voicemails between Paul McCartney and his ex-wife the article states… [1]

“Jay also pointed to voicemail messages left by Paul McCartney for his now ex-wife Heather Mills — messages Morgan has already said he’d listened to. Jay asked if listening to someone else’s message is unethical, to which Morgan said, “It doesn’t necessarily follow that listening to someone else talking to someone else is unethical.”

Do you agree with Piers Morgan?

A great site we like here on LIH is Shadow & Act featured a story on

    • Meet The Artists ’12: Ava Duvernay, in which our much celebrated, and rightly so African American Film Releasing Movement (AFFRM) founder talks about her inspiration for getting into filmmaking and provides a few details on her new film Middle of Nowhere, which has been accepted into the festival’s U.S. dramatic feature film competition lineup. Please watch video here.
  • Here are the likely best picture nominees for the Oscars according to Indie Wire.com.
  • “The Artist”
  • “The Descendants”
  • “War Horse”
  • “Moneyball”
  • “Hugo
  • “Midnight in Paris”
  • “The Help”
  • “The Tree of Life”

Here’s some explanation which has landed these films in the race.

a.      The change in Oscar voting rules, so that only films earning hundreds of number one or two votes will land a Best Picture slot– leads to more speculation and excitement than ever this year. But it’s already clear that there will be eight nominees, and we know what they are. In whatever order–and there will be movement between now and January 13, when the final nominations ballots are delivered–they will be:



2 Responses to “Hollywood Take 2: Prometheus Trailer”

  1. Comic Relief December 23, 2011 at 2:34 PM #

    Prometheus looks fantastic.

  2. Ariana Murphy Sageturema January 20, 2012 at 2:04 PM #

    They re right to be annoyed when laws aren t being upheld, in the form of the phone hacking scandal.

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