Hard-working director, Kenny Ortega, who made "High School Musical" a tween-favorite, will be presented with the award for director, comedy or musical.
Best Documentary Feature goes to Leonardo DiCaprio's "The 11th Hour."
The Awards gala will be on Nov. 18th at Universal Studios' Globe Theater.
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I enjoyed "300," it was quite visionary (watch my pic's review below), and I predict it will receive Oscar nominations for all its technical/visual glory.
Here's a list of the other winners at the Hollywood awards:
BEST FEATURE FILM: "GONE WITH THE WOMAN" by Petter Naess
BEST DOCUMENTARY: "KNEE DEEP" by Michael Chandler
BEST SHORT SUBJECT: "KNEE DEEP" by Michael Chandler
BEST ANIMATED SHORT SUBJECT: "KNEE DEEP" by Michael Chandler
BEST MUSIC VIDEO: TIMZ "IRAQ" by Timz, aka Tommy Hanna
HOLLYWOOD WORLD AWARD: "4 MONTHS, 3 WEEKS and 2 DAYS" directed by Cristian Mungiu
Richard Gere, Marion Cotillard, John Travolta, Jennifer Connelly, Ellen Page and Casey Affleck received acting honors; Neil Meron and Craig Zadan for producing; Ben Affleck and Marc Forster for directing; and the cast of "HAIRSPRAY" for ensemble acting.
"RATATOUILLE" received animation honors!
Take a look at my review of "300":
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First, it's "The Aviator," then, the fantastic "The Departed," now, Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio will reteam for "Shutter Island," an adaptation of a Dennis Lehane novel.
Pic will be co-produced by Paramount and Columbia.
This is interesting, the producer of TV's "Bionic Woman," will be writing the script, Laeta Kalogridis. But she also wrote "Birds of Prey" and "Nochnoy dozor" ("Night Watch") AND "Alexander." Yikes! All I can say is she better turn a great script!
So what's "Shutter Island" really about? Let Google Book Search explain,
"The year is 1954. U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels and his new partner, Chuck Aule, have come to Shutter Island, home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane, to investigate the disappearance of a patient. Multiple murderess Rachel Solando is loose somewhere on this remote and barren island, despite having been kept in a locked cell under constant surveillance. As a killer hurricane bears relentlessly down on them, a strange case takes on even darker, more sinister shades -- with hints of radical experimentation, horrifying surgeries, and lethal countermoves made in the cause of a covert shadow war. No one is going to escape Shutter Island unscathed, because nothing at Ashecliffe Hospital is what it seems. But then neither is Teddy Daniels.
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Here you go, my Top Five Horror Flicks! These films scared me straight (well, not quite) when I was a kid, and they're still creepy after all these years...
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I had a blast in front of the green screen with my favorite character, Dino!
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