hail caesar

The Weekly Static Interviews: Patrick Fischler of Happy! and Twin Peaks

While I was getting myself acquainted with Patrick Fischler's filmography, one thing came to mind pretty quickly: he's clearly an actor who refuses to be typecast, with a versatility to his craft that's made that possible. Fischler is definitely not a stranger to genre films and television, with 2017 being a particularly strong year for […]

Hail, Caesar! Review: Hollywood's Golden Age With A Copper Age Story

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Coen Brothers are at it again – what more really needs to be said? Their latest film, Hail, Caesar! is a love letter to the Golden Age of Hollywood. For those not hip on their history of tinsel town, the Golden Age spanned the years from the start of the sound era […]

Fun & Fluffy Hail, Caesar! Not Quite So Simple — A Review

With good performances and fun vignettes, Hail, Caesar!, the new film from Joel and Ethan Coen, does not quite add up to a completely satisfying whole. The film observes twenty-seven or so hours in the life of Eddie Mannix, the head of physical production at Capitol Pictures. Both the studio and the executive are dream […]

Ralph Fiennes Gives An Acting Lesson In New Trailer For Hail, Caesar!

In Universal's upcoming film, Hail, Caesar!, Ralph Fiennes plays a film director in Golden Age Hollywood trying his best to give an unpolished actor a line reading. Were that it were so simple. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMUUKtF_BF0[/youtube] Directed by the Cohen Brothers, Hail, Caesar! arrives in theaters on February 5th.

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]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMqeoW3XRa0[/youtube] The films also stars George Clooney, Scarlet Johansson, and Channing […]

George Clooney And Josh Brolin Starring In The Coens' Hail Caesar

George Clooney is indeed starring in the Coen Brothers' next film, Hail Caesar, which he has been attached to for years.Not only that, reports Variety, Josh Brolin is now signing on too so the cast seems to be coming together fast and is as A-list as ever.We don't know who will be playing the lead[...]

Roger Deakins Shooting Denis Villeneuve's Sicario And The Coens' Hail Caesar

Roger Deakins may not be shooting Bond 24, but there will be at least two more gorgeous films heading our way in the near future.The iconic cinematographer confirms on his website (via The Film Stage) that this year he will be working on two new movies: Denis Villeneuve's Sicario, with Emily Blunt and Benecio del[...]

The Coen Brothers Next Movie Is Hail Caesar

We've suspected as much for a while, but now Deadline confirms that the Coen Brothers' next film will indeed be Hail Caesar, which is not exactly a sword and sandal Roman epic, but had one point been reported to be about Hollywood trying to make a sword-and-sandal Roman epic.The trade reports the storyline may have[...]

The Coens' Ancient Rome Film May Be Hail Caesar After All

When we first heard that the Coen Brothers' next film might be a swords-and-sandals epic set in ancient Rome, I immediately speculated it could be a revived version of Hail Caesar, which they had intended to make some years back, and now it appears that hunch may have been at least partially correct.Doing the rounds[...]