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INTERVIEW: Director Gavin Hood on Eye in the Sky, Drone Warfare, and Alan Rickman

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.03.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

With such films as Tsotsi and Rendition, director Gavin Hood has made a career out of tackling difficult subject matter and presenting them in a compelling fashion. His latest, the military thriller Eye in the Sky, which doubles as both a character drama and a meditation on the ramifications of drone warfare, is no exception.

Helen Mirren in Eye in the Sky: Debating the Cost of War

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.10.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

What a coup! Publicist Peggy Siegal exulted in the day's headlines: drones taking down 150 al-Shabab inductees in Africa. The occasion was a luncheon ...

WATCH LIVE: Aaron Paul Talks New Thriller 'Eye In The Sky'

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 03.09.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Critically acclaimed actor Aaron Paul and Academy Award-winning director Gavin Hood swing by HuffPost Live to discuss their thriller "Eye In The Sky,"...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Fuller House, the Oscars, and Director Gavin Hood Talks Eye in the Sky

Zaki Hasan | Posted 03.03.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Lots to discuss in this week's show! First up, short takes on new and upcoming releases Eddie the Eagle, Triple 9, and Eye in the Sky, including Zaki'...

Movie Review: Ender's Game Is Thought Provoking

Carole Mallory | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Why War? Why unnecessary death? How do we know what the enemy is thinking? Ender's Game poses these questions and many more about war.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Ender's Game

Dan Persons | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Hard enough bringing a science fiction novel as beloved, respected, and influential as Ender's Game to the screen. So it has to be said that director Gavin Hood has accomplished this not-inconsiderable challenge.

ReThink Review: Ender's Game -- Child Soldiers and Saviors

Jonathan Kim | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

As a newcomer to the series, I found myself much more interested in the film's take on leadership, the military, war, and empathy for one's enemy.

Movie Review: The Wolverine

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Set after the events of X-Men: The Last Stand (and long after the story in the sorry X-Men Origins: Wolverine), The Wolverine finds Logan living in the woods somewhere in the American northwest.

Mike Ryan

'Ender's Game' Filmmakers Comment On Author's Homophobic Views

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.18.2013 | Entertainment

It's admittedly odd to be discussing an author's bigoted comments about a subject as important as gay marriage while people dressed as stormtroopers p...

LOOK: Harrison Ford's New Sci-Fi Film

EW.com | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment

Anyone who has read Orson Scott Card’s beloved 1985 sci-fi novel, "Ender’s Game," can understand why, for the past 20 years, Hollywood has been un...