In a thirty-minute video from a Director's Guild of America talk over the weekend (spotted by The Playlist), Crimson Peak director Guillermo del Toro talks about the film with fellow filmmaker Christopher Nolan. Though the film is more of a Gothic Romance than a traditional horror film, del Toro noted both genres "drink from the same source." The […]
Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak is a haunted house movie where the ghosts are an adjunct to the horror that took place in the film's main setting. The house is situated in an England that exists only in the lurid colors (or lack thereof) of the movies. That country breathes the air of a world […]
IMAX has released a short featurette about the scale of director Guillermo del Toro's upcoming film, Crimson Peak. He, along with stars Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain and Mia Wasikowska, talk about reviving the gothic romance genre and how IMAX aids the scale: [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Dv5o-9XZ_Y[/youtube] Del Toro's love for old genres leads to interesting filmmaking. Just learning […]
According to The Tracking Board, Guillermo del Toro, director of Pacific Rim and the upcoming Crimson Peak, has set up a secret project at Fox Searchlight. The script, also written by del Toro, is described as "Wall-E meets Splash." They suggest the project is aimed at a younger audience, in contrast to his darker and […]
POP! Movies has some new releases on the way. Funko is on top of their game with their new Crimson Peak POP vinyls! Crimson Peak is the latest cinematic adventure from Legendary Pictures and director Guillermo del Toro, sure to cause a scare! Starring Tom Hiddleston and Mia Wasikowska, the film follows a young author, […]
Legendary Pictures has released a new featurette for the upcoming Guillermo del Toro film, Crimson Peak. The film stars Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska and Jessica Chastain join the director in talking about the relationships between the three characters and the importance of the house in the film. Wasikowska calls Crimson Peak a particularly sophisticated approach […]
While at San Diego Comic-Con, I had quite the whirlwind experience at the Legendary booth speaking to many of the people working on the new World of Warcraft film (interviews forthcoming), but one of the big reveals aside from the fabulous VR experiences for both World of Warcraft and Crimson Peak, was the reveal of […]
We saw previews to three movies today in Hall H: Crimson Peak, Krampus, and Warcraft. Starting with Crimson Peak, Guillermo del Toro was the first to be brought on stage by moderator Chris Hardwick. A new trailer was revealed, which in turn got a large response from the audience. Much of the footage has […]
Bleeding Cool was fortunate enough to take part in a fairly wondrous experience last night at the Legendary booth at San Diego Comic Con in an exclusive sneak preview of two virtual reality experiences that are now available to fans through an interactive app. Legendary Entertainment announced during our press event that they had partnered […]
Universal Pictures and Legendary have released a full trailer for the upcoming Guillermo del Toro horror movie Crimson Peak. The film stars Tom Hiddleston (Avengers) as Sir Thomas Sharpe, Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy) as Dr. Alan McMichael, and Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) as Lady Lucille Sharpe. In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is […]
Legendary Pictures has released the trailer for Crimson Peak, a haunting gothic horror story directed by Guillermo del Toro (Pan's Labyrinth, Pacific Rim). The film is written by del Toro & Matthew Robbins and stars Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam and Jim Beaver. In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author […]
If you didn't get over to the Legendary Pictures booth at Comic-Con last month, then the studio wants you to see what you missed. First up is a video showing a Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot simulator and the second has Guillermo Del Toro taking you through the Crimson Peak Gothic Gallery. [youtube]http://youtu.be/3-f_EKF_cCQ[/youtube] [youtube]http://youtu.be/Zu5AFwl7VXM[/youtube]
By Abigail Raney Legendary's Comic Con booth currently houses a miniature Crimson Peak – dubbed the Gothic Gallery – for fans to walk through. I was allowed a sneak peak guided by the man himself, director Guillermo del Toro. The gallery is an echo of the film, having been put together to represent the film's […]
Over on Collider.com has a story about director Guillermo del Toro's next project. With Crimson Peak in post production and the announced Pacific Rim 2 starting Kaiju and Jaeger designs next month, you'd think he'd be pretty busy. But the filmmaker has said that he plans on making a small black and white film before he […]
As handsome as you’d expect.
Universal is building out their late 2014 and 2015 schedule, and have set a bunch of release dates for some highly anticipated projects.
I do wonder what has motivated his decision to pull out.
Are you Team Benny or Team Tom?
Chastain, as you can see from the image I've used, is a redhead so that ol' Crimson Peak joke could come back into play again, if I wanted it to. Which I probably don't.
Cumberbatch seems pretty much on-the-nose for a blustery gothic melodrama like this. I guess it may have been more of a surprise if he didn't end up involved.