coen brothers

Scarface reimagining hires its director.

Scarface Remake Finds Director in Luca Guadagnino

That he is working with a script from the Coen Brothers doesn't hurt either This version of Scarface could be pretty special. Scarface is one step closer to returning to theaters Luca Guadagnino has been tapped to direct the reimagining of the mega-popular film from 1983 That itself was a remake of the original movie[...]


"Fargo" Season 4: Jack Huston, Jason Schwartzman, Ben Whishaw, 9 More Join FX Anthology

It was at the August 2018 Television Critics Association's (TCA) summer press tour event when it was announced that comedian/actor Chris Rock (upcoming Saw remake/reboot/sequel) will headline a fourth season of series creator Noah Hawley's Emmy award-winning FX anthology Fargo, as head of a crime family in 1950's Kansas City, Missouri. Well, the network has […]

John Turturro

"The Jesus Rolls:" "Lebowski" Spin-Off Strikes 2020 Date

While Turturro's character only appeared in two scenes, his over the top delivery cemented Jesus, and Turturro, into film infamy forever.[caption id="attachment_1056728" align="aligncenter" width="1590"] Editorial credit: lev radin /[/caption]Flash forward 20 some-odd years, and John Turturro is writing, directing, and starring in The Jesus Rolls, a spin-off of sorts to the Coen Brothers original[...]

Jeff Bridges Teases Something The Dude-Related Coming in February

We have no idea what Jeff Bridges is teasing, but we're pretty sure it has something to do with The Dude from The Big Lebowski.Bridges just tweeted this teasing video, where he dons the signature sweater and sunglasses of his character from The Coen Brothers cult-favorite film from 1998:In the original film, Jeff `The Dude' Leboswki[...]

Wayne's Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role, Del Dynamic, and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers‘ Raising Arizona.[caption id="attachment_922066" align="aligncenter" width="600"] YouTube Premium[/caption]When McKenna‘s Wayne learns that his birthright – a 1978 Pontiac Trans Am – was stolen from his father on his[...]

Wayne: YouTube Premium's Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

Created by series writer  Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers' Raising Arizona.Needless to say, we fell for it hard (as our review below can attest) - and now the fine[...]

Netflix Lands Rights To Coen Brothers Series 'The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs'

It would appear that Netflix is getting into the Coen brothers business The streaming giant announced in a press statement on Wednesday that it will be the home for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, the six-part Western anthology coming from Joel and Ethan Coen in 2018.While the pair were much more succinct with their feelings[...]

'The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs': James Franco Cast In Coen Bros. New TV Series

With production scheduled to begin at the end of the month, James Franco has reportedly signed on to the Coen Brothers' eagerly anticipated TV series The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Franco would be joining a cast that reportedly includes Stephen Root (Office Space), Ralph Ineson (Prey), Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?), Zoe Kazan (Olive[...]

The Coen Brothers Plot A Golden Age Hollywood Kidnapping In Hail, Caesar! Trailer

Universal has released a new trailer for Hail, Caesar!, a new film from the Coen Brothers.Set in Hollywood's heyday, the films stars Josh Brolin as a studio chief attempting to make an important prestige pictures when its star is kidnapped by "The Future."[youtube][/youtube]The films also stars George Clooney, Scarlet Johansson, and Channing Tatum among others[...]

First Trailer For FX's Fargo Miniseries

There have been a couple of mysterious teaser clips but here is the first trailer for FX's miniseries remake of the Coen Brothers' Fargo, with some actual footage from the show itself.Martin Freeman takes the William H Macy role here, having a hell of a day with the broken face to show for it it,[...]

London Film Festival Report – Reviews Of Inside Llewyn Davis And At Berkeley

Some thoughts on two new, highly impressive films that have just played at the London Film Festival - the Coen Brothers' tale of a folk singer and Frederick Wiseman's fascinating documentary about the University of Berkeley.Inside Llewyn Davis"If it was never new, and it never gets old, then it's a folk song"One of the first[...]

FX Order Fargo TV Series From Coen Brothers

Jamie Wotton writes for Bleeding Cool.FX have developed a deal with the Coen Brothers to produce an hourlong for the small-screen, based on their 1996 hit Fargo.They have sold a script with penalty to FX, which means the network would be at a loss if they don't produce it into a pilot This would presumably[...]

Coen Brothers Perform A Time Warp On East Village For Inside Llewyn Davis

Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool.The Coen Brothers plus an impressive young cast of musically inclined actors plus folk music plus New York City in the 1960s? SOLD!Inside Llewyn Davis is a sort-of-fictional tale starring Oscar Isaac as the title character, a gifted and passionate musician who still can't make a living just doing what[...]

Wizards Vs Hitler – Michael Chabon to Rewrite World War II

Kate Atherton writes for Bleeding Cool: Novelist and scriptwriter Michael Chabon is teaming up with his wife and fellow author Ayelet Waldmen to rewrite history. Variety reveal that HBO's "offbeat" drama project Hobgoblin will pit "a motley crew of conmen and magicians" against Hitler, no doubt wreaking havoc on the Third Reich. But not with guns […]