Les Miserables Review (2012) Hugh Jackman, Tom Hooper, Musical

REVIEW: ‘Les Misérables’ (2012)

Grade: B Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil’s musical adaptation of Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables is one of the longest running shows in the history of the London and Broadway stage. Since its opening in London…

Tom Hooper in Talks to Direct Adaptation of…

I can only assume that the executives at Universal Pictures are regular readers of Film Misery and that they caught yesterday's piece on the 10 Musicals That Should Be Movies and acted right away. Tonight…

The 5 Hardest to Predict Oscar Races

Every Oscar pundit reacts differently to Awards races that are particularly difficult to predict. Some react with frustration as things don't seem to fall into place and Academy members give no indication as to which…

Tom Hooper Wins Directors Guild Award 2011

[caption id="attachment_6040" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Hooper accepting DGA Award. Image courtesy of THR."][/caption] The movie industry guild awards continue to prove that they act independently from the critics groups as the Directors Guild of America gave…