Dolittle is not a good film. Let's get that out of the way right off the bat. Mired in development hell and release date changing and everything else bad that comes along with releasing a film, all of those problems are evident onscreen. A new take on the property sees Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.) and […]
Dolittle is coming very soon, in January to be exact. Eight new character posters were revealed for the Robert Downey Jr. version of the doctor. If nothing else these posters prove that the film has quite the impressive voice cast. Craig Robinson, Marion Cotillard, Selena Gomez, John Cena, Kumail Nanjiani, Tom Holland, Rami Malek, Ralph […]
Assassin's Creed is a trainwreck that commits the cardinal sin of being boring on top of making no sense. Title: Assassin's Creed Director: Justin Kurzel Summary: When Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, he discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society. […]
The promo for Assassin's Creed is kicking into high gear as we get an extended look at a carriage chase scene in the past. The look of the movie continues to be interesting but whether or not it's going to be the first great video game adaptation is still very much in the air. Assassin's […]
A new clip for Justin Kurzel Assassin's Creed appeared online today. The clip gives us another look at the 'animus'; the device that gives our protagonist Callum (Michael Fassender) the ability to experience the adventures of his former ancestors. Whether or not this device is going to suck all of the tension out of the […]
Allied is a straightforward enough premise – two agents (Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard) meet up to conduct an assassination operation in 1942 Casablanca, and the two agents manage to escape back to England.. Only later do questions emerge, which side are they actually on.
Paramount Pictures has released the first trailer for Robert Zemeckis' upcoming film, Allied. Brad Pitt plays an American intelligence officer who meets a French Resistance fighter played Marion Cotillard in 1942. Reunited later in London, they seem to have the beginnings of a happy life together when the war follows them. Allied opens on November […]
Deadline reports actors Jeremy Irons and Brendan Gleeson have joined the cast of Assassin's Creed. The video game adaptation already boasts Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard as its stars. Focusing on a new assassin character, Callum Lynch, who uses advance technology to access secrets hidden in the life of an ancestor. Irons will play Cotillard's […]
The Weinstein Company and Studio Canal UK released this trailer for the upcoming film Macbeth, starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. Directed by Justin Kurzel and based on William Shakespeare's play, it tells the tale of a Scottish duke who receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King […]
Yahoo! Movies has revealed the first image of Michael Fassbender as Callum Lynch, the character he'll play in 20th Century Fox's Assassin's Creed, based on the Ubisoft game series. According to Yahoo, "Lynch discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of […]
You can have your Romeo & Juliets and your Hamlets… for my money the best Shakespeare play and the one most deserving of a big screen adaptation is Macbeth. A play about murder, betrayal, manipulation, insanity and supernatural forces… it has everything you need to make a blockbuster. And now its getting a chance with […]
The Assassin's Creed movie is really starting to shape up quite well. I think things are looking quite promising for the production and it could finally buck the trend of awful video game movie adaptions. Michael Fassbender's involvement has been well publicized for a while now, but the cast has now grown adding an important […]
I'm generally quite sceptical about his pictures, but I've heard so much good stuff about this one I'm actually rather anxious to see it.
Featuring Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Renner and Joaquin Phoenix.
And watch a Q&A for the film from the NYFF.
Four new character posters for Guillame Canet's seventies crime drama.
Director Guillame Canet co-wrote Blood Ties with James Gray, and judging from this trailer, it was the right combination for this tone, setting and genre. This is right in Gray's wheelhouse.
Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool. Today's casting news roundup summed up: Tatiana Maslany is going to be on Parks and Rec. And go. • Maria Bello will play supportive wife to Kevin Costner in Disney sports drama MacFarland. The true story is hoping to elicit the inspirational emotional response (and box office) of films […]
In what was my final full day at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, I was up early for the hotly anticipated James Gray period drama, The Immigrant.
On the erotic proposition of a woman losing both of her legs, and the appeal of crime fiction to the middle class filmmaker.