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Michael Shannon at the premiere of "Knives Out" at the Regency Village Theatre. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com
Michael Shannon might not be in Justice League (2017), but he's proud along with his DC Extended Universe co-stars that his friend Zack Snyder will finally have his version see the light of day The actor played General Zod in Man of Steel (2013) and Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Zod and his[...]
Michael Shannon at the premiere of "Knives Out" at the Regency Village Theatre. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com
One of the most controversial scenes was during Superman (Henry Cavill) and General Zod's (Michael Shannon) climactic battle While promoting his upcoming film The Quarry from Lionsgate, Shannon spoke to Cinema Blend, about how the scene defined both characters Fighting to a near stalemate, their battle went dangerously close to civilians In an ultimate test[...]
'The Current War' Available on Digital Now, Blu-ray March 31st
An all-star cast is in this one, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, and Tom Holland Funny- all four of them have been in superhero films How about that Check out the cover and special features for the release below: Three brilliant visionaries set off in a charged battle for the future in THE CURRENT WAR:[...]
'The Quarry': Watch the Trailer For the New Thriller Now
Hot on his tail is the small town Texas police chief, played by Michael Shannon These two have worked together quite a few times at this point, on Boardwalk Empire, Waco, Take Shelter, Tigerland, and Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans. They play very well off each other. Watch the trailer and read the synopsis for The Quarry below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMvND6g67Cc&feature=youtu.beVideo[...]
Rian Johnson
It's just another case." https://youtu.be/sL-9Khv7wa4Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Knives Out (2019) New Trailer – Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas (https://youtu.be/sL-9Khv7wa4) Knives Out also stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Chris Evans, Ana De Armas, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer. When renowned crime novelist Harlan[...]
[FANTASTIC FEST] "Knives Out" - Rian Johnson Slays the Whodunit (Non-Spoiler Review)
Johnson also committed himself to working on his next Star Wars project. Knives Out also stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Chris Evans, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, LeKeith Stanfield, LaKeith Stanfield, and Christopher Plummer. Who do you think should be in the sequel? The film is currently in theaters and digital It comes out on 4K, Blu-Ray,[...]
Fahrenheit 451: Michael B. Jordan Wants to Burn in HBO Teaser
Directed by Ramin Bahrani (99 Homes) from a script by Bahrani and Amir Naderi (Magic Lantern), the film stars Michael B Jordan (Black Panther), Michael Shannon (The Shape of Water), Sofia Boutella (The Mummy) and Lilly Singh (Bad Moms). Here's HBO's first official teaser for Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, which moves beyond the visuals and gives us a[...]
Fahrenheit 451: HBO Releases Teaser for Ray Bradbury Adaptation
Directed by Ramin Bahrani from a script by Bahrani and Amir Naderi, the film stars Michael B Jordan (Fruitvale Station), Michael Shannon (Midnight Special), Sofia Boutella (The Mummy) and Lilly Singh (Bad Moms). Here's your first teaser look at HBO's Fahrenheit 451: https://youtu.be/gwHA7d1OkAYVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Fahrenheit 451 (2018) | Teaser Trailer |[...]
HBO 2018 Promo: Westworld, Sharp Objects – But No Game of Thrones?
Jordan and Michael Shannon are briefly shown in a clip from Fahrenheit 451: "In a terrifying care-free future, a young man, Guy Montag, whose job as a fireman is to burn all books, questions his actions after meeting a young girl…and begins to rebel against society." ●  Al Pacino is highlighted from the film Paterno, centering on the rise[...]
Waco: Paramount Network Releases New, Weinstein-less Trailer
I'll meet you at the door anytime." The six-part event series also stars Michael Shannon (Midnight Special), John Leguizamo (John Wick), Andrea Riseborough (Bloodline), Rory Culkin (Sneaky Pete), Melissa Benoist (Supergirl), Paul Sparks (House of Cards), Shea Whigham (The Wolf of Wall Street), Camryn Manheim (The Practice), and Julia Garner (The Perks of Being a Wallflower). Waco[...]
'Waco' Trailer Offers First Look At Taylor Kitsch As Cult Leader Koresh
As the nation approaches the 25th anniversary of the federal siege on cult leader David Koresh's Branch Davidian compound that ended in flames and lives lost, the Paramount Network is offering viewers their first extended look at their six-part limited series Waco. The series is set to be executive produced by Weinstein Television, written by John[...]
'The Shape Of Water' Red Band Trailer Highlights Doug Jones' 'The Asset'
Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones." Three additional takeaways from the trailer: we get a much better sense of the humor-with-an-edge-of-danger in the film with the scene towards the end when Elisa gives Shannon's villainous government official a "special message" and the way he reacts; and the relationships[...]
nikola Tesla
Such a strange casting choice, really, as he is what, five inches too tall to be the inventor? Michael Shannon plays George Westinghouse, the budding businessman who goes into business against Edison Electric Nicholas Hoult plays Tesla, and although his character's entrance gets some flowery words in the trailer, it's rather anticlimactic. This is a film I[...]
HBO 'Fahrenheit 451' Casts Vlogger Lilly Singh In Familiar Role
Under the direction of Ramin Bahrani and from a script by Bahrani and Amir Naderi, the adaptation also stars Michael B Jordan (Fruitvale Station), Michael Shannon (Midnight Special) and Sofia Boutella (The Mummy). Fahrenheit 451 (the temperature at which paper ignites) depicts a controlled, repressed future where "firemen" have a horrific new responsibility: burning all books as a way[...]
The Super Awesome Reason Brad Pitt Won't Be Cable In 'Deadpool 2' Will Amaze You!
He's a fan, and we love him, and I think he would've made an amazing Cable." The shortlist still contains some amazing names and Leitch also spoke to JoBlo at CinemaCon about Michael Shannon's odds at getting the role as well. "You know, I think, Michael Shannon, that name speaks for itself, he's an incredible actor and[...]
Michael Shannon May Kneel Before Deadpool 2… As Cable
His name hasn't come up in any earlier reports, but THR is saying that Michael Shannon (Man of Steel) may be the front runner to play Cable in Deadpool 2 The report says that Shannon tops a list that also includes David Harbour (Stranger Things), but Kyle Chandler whose name has been mentioned was never[...]
It's Electric: Benedict Cumberbatch As Thomas Edison
The movie will focus on the rivalry between Edison and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) in the late 1880's, as both try to come up with a sustainable electricity system Alongside Cumberbatch and Shannon, is Nicholas Hoult as Nikola Tesla, Tom Holland, Katherine Waterson, Matthew Macfadyen, and Tuppence Middleton. The Current War doesn't currently have a release[...]
How The Corpse Of General Zod Was Made
The folks at Studio ADI were tasked with creating the realistic looking corpse of General Zod (Michael Shannon) in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice The corpse ended up playing a huge part in the film and had to be believable The video below shows the step back step creation of the body from casting[...]
Jake Paltrow's Young Ones Gets A French Trailer
A father, Michael Shannon (Man of Steel), tries to protect his farm from bandits and work his land His daughter, Elle Fanning (Maleficent), has a boyfriend, Nicholas Hoult (X-Men: First Class), who wants the land for himself and will do anything to get it. This is the French trailer, but it's in English and gives a good feel[...]
Michael Shannon, Picture: Paul Smith-Featureflash / Shutterstock.com.
It's not a surprise that Michael Shannon can carry a motion picture, but he shoulders the considerable dramatic weight of Take Shelter with such ease, with so little apparent effort, that his performance might be taken a little for granted Perhaps we're getting used to Shannon now, after he burned a hole through Revolutionary Road,[...]