Posts tagged "Osama Bin Laden"

See Jessica Chastain — Before She Was Famous (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)

On Sunday evening, Zero Dark Thirty star Jessica Chastain will compete against Jennifer Lawrence, Emmanuelle Riva, Naomi Watts and Quvenzhane Wallis for the biggest accolade in Hollywood: the Academy Award for Best Actress.

But back in 1998, such accolades were just a dream for the then-20-year-old as she appeared in a San Francisco Bay area…

Cliff Renfrew / February 20, 2013

‘Zero Dark Thirty’: What Do Critics Think of the Picture’s Pursuit of Osama Bin Laden?

Director Kathryn Bigelow follows up her award-winning master-class in tension The Hurt Locker with Zero Dark Thirty, an unapologetically factual depiction of the hunt for Osama bin Laden.  Originally conceived as a literal exercise in futility – the film was all but completed when President Obama surprised the world with the news of Bin Laden’…

Todd Gilchrist / December 5, 2012