Rust armourer sued the film's ammunition supplier, accusing him of leaving real bullets among the dummy cartridges, resulting in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer.
2021 marked return of the Western, from revisionist tales in Concrete Cowboy to modern takes like The Power of the Dog
As good as 2021 was for the Western, one cannot finish this assessment without addressing the Rust set tragedy. You can have all the gun-twirling scenes you want onscreen but Hollywood simply cannot afford to have any more accidents on set, lest the Western genre itself fall out of favour.
Investigators have not yet filed criminal charges over the tragedy, and have refused to rule out charges against anyone involved, including Alec Baldwin.
'I didn’t pull the trigger,” Baldwin said. “I would never point a gun at anyone and pull the trigger at them. Never,' Alec Baldwin says.
Alec Baldwin 'chose to play Russian roulette' with safety, new lawsuit alleges over Rust shooting incident
Script supervisor Mamie Mitchell has accused Alec Baldwin and his fellow producers of intentional infliction of emotional distress due to the Rust fatal shooting incident
Serge Svetnoy, the head of lighting on the film Rust, said in the suit that the bullet that killed his close friend Halyna Hutchins, narrowly missed him, and he held her head as she died
Crew member who handed loaded gun to Alec Baldwin before Rust set tragedy calls Hollywood to 'revaluate its values'
Assistant director David Halls expressed shock over Rust shooting, and said he "should have checked" that all the rounds in the gun were dummy, or inert, rounds, "but didn't."
'Some complacency' in how weapons were handled on sets of Alec Baldwin's Rust: Investigators on shooting tragedy
"I think there are some safety issues that need to be addressed by the industry, and possibly by the state of New Mexico," said the Santa Fe County sheriff, who is investigating the shooting case on the sets of Rust.
Scheduled for 27 October, the news conference by Santa Fe County Sheriff and District Attorney promises the first detailed public comments by investigators about the killing of 42-year-old Halyna Hutchins during an on-set rehearsal at New Mexico
'A whip, and then a loud pop': A timeline of events leading to Alec Baldwin fatally shooting Rust cinematographer
"By sundown, the cinematographer of the film was dead, the director injured, and star actor Alec Baldwin distraught over having accidentally shot them both": a picture of the day emerges through affidavits.
'Do we even need guns on sets anymore?': Hollywood asks in light of Alec Baldwin accidentally killing cinematographer
“This isn’t the early '90s, when Brandon Lee was killed in the same manner. Change needs to happen before additional talented lives are lost," a petition on change.org read after Alec Baldwin fatally shot Halya Hutchins on the sets of Rust.
The incident occurred on the set of Rust in the southwestern US state, where Alec Baldwin is playing the lead in a 19th-century western
The Boss Baby sequel plays it safe and moves at far too breathless a pace to allow contemplative moments.
Dr Death review: A distressing podcast-turned-TV series showcasing the depravity of a killer surgeon
Dr Death isn’t really a show in a hurry. It takes its time unfolding, particularly towards the end of the season. While the story itself might seem unevenly paced, it is actually far more about atmosphere than information.
Supercell will start principal photography on location in Montana and Georgia later this year.
Alec and Hilaria Baldwin have welcomed their sixth child, five months after giving birth to Eduardo, their fifth
Saturday Night Live opened with a sketch taking on this week's presidential debate between President Donald Trump, played by Alec Baldwin, and former Vice President Joe Biden, who was played by Jim Carrey.
30 Rock special will feature new and returning shows from NBCUniversal’s platforms and include guests from entertainment, sports and news, the company said.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Alec Baldwin returns to SNL season finale as Donald Trump, congratulates 'class of COVID-19'
Alec Baldwin's President Donald Trump turned keynote speaker for this year's class of seniors in the remotely filmed season finale of Saturday Night Live.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Tom Hanks hosts special quarantine version of sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live
Tom Hanks, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, Kate McKinnon were part of the virtual episode of Saturday Night Live.