Crazy Heart Newswire

Crazy Heart Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Crazy Heart.

Results 1 - 20 of 256 in Crazy Heart

  1. Chris Pine and Jeff Bridges celebrate the 'cowboy poetry' of modern western 'Hell or High Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Wayne in the Coen Brothers' version of "True Grit" and finally won an Oscar as a country-and-western singer in "Crazy Heart." Even the sci-fi action-adventure "R.I.P.D." found him playing a ghost of an Old West lawman. "Hell or High Water" opens ...

    Comment?

  2. Jeff Bridges on his Lone Star gem, 'Hell or High Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Philly.com

    ... of the best things the six-time Oscar-nominated, one-time winner (for his boozing itinerant country singer in Crazy Heart ) has ever done. It comes near the end. Marcus is clambering up a hill, closing in on one of the brothers - to say much more ...

    Comment?

  3. Jeff Bridges on playing a Texas Ranger in heist film Hell or High WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Globe and Mail

    ... do our best to figure it out. Somebody asked him about you, around the time you starred as a country singer in Crazy Heart . He said you were a hero of his. I bring him up, because he's on the Hell or High Water soundtrack and your character reminds ...

    Comment?

  4. 'Hell or High Water' brings the classic western into an era of cars and cellphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Wayne in the Coen Brothers' version of "True Grit" and finally won an Oscar as a country and western singer in "Crazy Heart." Even the sci-fi action-adventure "R.I.P.D." found him playing a ghost of an Old West lawman. "Hell or High Water" opens ...

    Comment?

  5. Jeff Bridges plays Texas Ranger in crime drama 'Hell or High Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    Jeff Bridges has worn a lot of cowboy hats recently -- playing the ghost of an Old West lawman in "R.I.P.D." ; reprising John Wayne's iconic Rooster Cogburn role in the Coen brothers' remake of "True Grit" ; and with his Oscar-winning performance as a dissolute country-music singer in "Crazy Heart" . Now the actor, 66, is sporting a crisp straw Stetson in "Hell or High Water," a contemporary crime drama.

    Comment?

  6. Jeff Bridges, 'Hell or High Water' and refining the modern WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Wayne in the Coen Brothers' version of "True Grit" and finally won an Oscar as a country-and-western singer in "Crazy Heart." Even the sci-fi action-adventure "R.I.P.D." found him playing a ghost of an Old West lawman. "Hell or High Water" opens ...

    Comment?

  7. Sheriff McNamara the inspiration for Jeff Bridges' new movie roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... himself, John Wayne. Bridges won a Best Actor Academy Award for his role as Otis "Bad" Blake in the 2009 film "Crazy Heart" and has been nominated for Oscars five other times. He played evil Obadiah Stane and battled Robert Downey Jr. in "Iron Man" ...

    Comment?

  8. How Jeff Bridges built his fascinating body of work: "I tried...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Salon.com

    Salon talks to the Oscar-winning actor about his music, famous family, The Dude & new film "Hell or High Water" Jeff Bridges is a character actor in a leading man's body. He may be better known for playing The Dude in "The Big Lebowski" than for his Oscar-winning turn as a country music star in "Crazy Heart."

    Comment?

  9. 'Hell or High Water' review: Chris Pine goes badRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | NJ.com

    ... - he's 66 now - Bridges has now only moved into old age but, in movies like "True Grit" and his Oscar-winning "Crazy Heart," embraced it. And, as it often is with great performers, he's learned to do more with less. In some of his finest moments ...

    Comment?

  10. Jeff Bridges Discusses The Depth Of Hell Or High WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | ContactMusic.com

    In recent years, Jeff Bridges has been enjoying his status as a veteran actor who specialises in grizzled leaders . Now with Hell or High Water Jeff Bridges has his best role since his Oscar-winning turn in Crazy Heart.

    Comment?

  11. Jeff Bridges on why he's so good at western moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | CBS News

    ... fun. Jeff Bridges speaks with CBS News' Karina Mitchell about his upcoming film costarring Maggie Gyllenhaal, "Crazy Heart," which depicts the struggl... Well, I have a band called the Abiders and we go out and play, so I go through my catalog and ...

    Comment?

  12. Watch Jeff Bridges as the Drawling Texas Ranger He Was Always Meant to PlayRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | Time

    ... in the Coen brothers ' remake of True Grit . He wore one for his Oscar-winning role as a jaded country singer in Crazy Heart . And he dons another, with the drawl to match, in Hell or High Water , as a Texas Ranger chasing a pair of fraternal bank ...

    Comment?

  13. Jeff Bridges: Proud to be 'The Dude' for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Star Tribune

    ... role. Does he ever wish that a film like his latest or "Starman" or "The Fisher King" or "Fearless" or "Crazy Heart" or "True Grit" would surpass the Coens' classic? Or his work as an author, musician, singer, painter, sculptor and photographer? "I ...

    Comment?

  14. Hey, man, Jeff Bridges is playing a Western dude in a Hell or High WateraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Jeff Bridges has worn a lot of cowboy hats recently: as the ghost of an Old West lawman in “R.I.P.D.” , reprising John Wayne's iconic Rooster Cogburn role in the Coen brothers' remake of “True Grit” , and in his Oscar-winning turn as a dissolute country music singer in “Crazy Heart” . And now, the 66-year-old actor sports a crisp straw Stetson in “Hell or High Water,” a contemporary crime drama in which his Marcus Hamilton, a Texas Ranger on the brink of retirement, leisurely but cannily pursues bank-robbing brothers across the vast empty space between the state's economically depressed small towns.

    Comment?

  15. Hell or High Water Is a Western for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... who, in his sunset years, has given us definitive performance after definitive performance ( The Big Lebowski , Crazy Heart , True Grit ). And yet Hell or High Water might be his very best work; I suspect years from now, this is the performance ...

    Comment?

  16. The Jewish Community Center of San Francisco Announces New Events for 2016?2017 Arts & Ideas SeriesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... most successful and beloved actors, Jeff Bridges won an Oscar for portraying a fading music legend in 2009's Crazy Heart, and has earned five Academy Award nominations for his roles in The Last Picture Show, The Contender, True Grit and others. He ...

    Comment?

  17. Jeff Bridges talks to us about his gripping new movie and why he wants to play The Dude againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of cult followers with "The Big Lebowski." Now at 66, Bridges has his much-deserved Oscar (for the 2009 film "Crazy Heart"), and though he doesn't get the same leading roles he used to, you can still see his greatness in his latest movie " Hell or ...

    Comment?

  18. Jeff Bridges renews his commitment in - Hell or High Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | SFGate

    ... and dead. It is that kind of commitment that made Bridges, a six-time Oscar nominee (and winner for 2010's "Crazy Heart") a star and still, at 66, one of filmdom's most sought-after actors. And it is on display in his latest, "Hell or High Water," ...

    Comment?

  19. Jeff Bridges talks Westerns, laying down the law in "Hell or High Water"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Denver Post

    Marcus Hamilton is not drastically different than the characters Jeff Bridges has become famous for playing in films such as "The Last Picture Show," "Tron," "The Fisher King" and "Crazy Heart." He's a rascal, a wounded idealist and a man who lives by a code - however messy or unconscious it may be.

    Comment?

  20. Jeff Bridges has endless stories to tellRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | Toledo Blade

    ... (1998), and, later, Seabiscuit (2003) and True Grit (2010). His performance as an alcoholic country singer in Crazy Heart (2009) won him an Oscar as Best Actor, his first after five previous nominations. "The truth is, I felt acknowledged and ...

    Comment?