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“The King’s Man” Trailer Reveals More Origins of First Group

"The King's Man" Trailer Reveals More Origins of First Group

While the first trailer to The King's Man prominently features Ralph Fiennes as the Duke of Oxford and the need for the group, the second introduces how the first team comes together. Matthew Vaughn returns to direct the prequel and third film of the Kingsman series, loosely based on the comics of the same name […]

'Kingsman: The Great Game' Prequel Film Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Director Matthew Vaughn reunites with his Kick-Ass star Aaron Taylor-Johnson by casting him for the Kingsman prequel film, Kingsman: The Great Game. Taylor-Johnson built an impressive resume of comic book film roles with the Kick-Ass film franchise as the title character and The Avengers: The Age of Ultron as Quicksilver. He joins a loaded cast that includes Harris Dickinson (FX's […]

Hansel And Gretel: Witchhunters 2 Gets A New Director

Paramount Pictures have chosen French director Bruno Aveillan to helm Hansel and Gretel: Witchhunters 2. The original films director Tommy Wirkola decided to exit the film after having written the script, which seemed to have put the sequel in jeopardy. But with Aveillan coming on board the studio is now looking for a writer to […]

Glenn Close Joins Mike Carey's She Who Brings Gifts

Lucifer, Hellblazer and X-Men: Legacy scribe Mike Carey has adapted his own 2014 novel The Girl With All The Gifts (written under the name M.R. Carey) for a film to be directed by Colm McCarthy (Peaky Blinders, Sherlock). This will be McCarthy's first feature directing and he's got quite the cast to work with as […]

"Blood On Lips" Clip From Neil Jordan's Amazing-Looking Byzantium

I saw an extended, exciting clip from Byzantium at Frightfest, featuring Gemma Arterton and a pretty good chunk of backstory. This clip, with co-stars Saoirse Ronan, Caleb Landry Jones, Kate Ashfield and Jeff Mash might give a lot less away, but still reveals one key plot point. And I don't mean that the film is […]

Very Striking Image From Neil Jordan's Vampire Thriller, Byzantium

Here's a beautiful still of Gemma Arterton in Byzantium, one of my most keenly anticipated films of the year. It comes from the Facebook page of West End films. I was prompted to go looking for it when Shock Til You Drop published a cropped version from West End's website. The film's director of photography […]

Jessica Chastain Won't Be In Iron Man 3 After All – So Who Will?

It's like the hokey cokey… but with Iron Man 3 actresses instead of legs. Scarlett Johansson was in. Scarlett Johansson went out. Jessica Chastain was in. Now Jessica Chastain is out. She posted to her Facebook (found via Movieline): Sorry to say that Iron Man 3 isn't going to work out. My schedule is jammed packed and […]

First Poster For Neil Jordan's Byzantium – Irresistible. Immoral. Immortal

Undoubtedly one of my most keenly anticipated pictures of the year, Neil Jordan's Byzantium sees him return to the Vampire genre, as well as the British sea front drama, which he has also excelled at. The script has been written by Jane Eyre and Tamara Drewe's Moira Buffini, based upon her own play, and as […]