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“Maniac Cop” Once Scrapped Film Reboot, Now TV Series for HBO

"Maniac Cop" Walking a New Beat as TV Series for HBO

William Lustig's 1988 horror cult classic Maniac Cop, will be adapted to television from Nicolas Winding Refn and John Hyams by HBO From Refn’s productions company byNWR Originals, Refn, and Hyams will serve as executive producers and direct the series.Set in Los Angeles, Maniac Cop shows various perspectives from cops to criminals A slain police[...]

Too Old To Die Young: Amazon Taps Billy Baldwin For New Crime Series

[caption id="attachment_749878" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Writer/director Nicolas Winding Refn (Neon Demon, Drive) took to Instagram to announce actor Billy Baldwin (Backdraft, Dirt Sexy Money) has joined the cast of the upcoming Amazon original crime drama series, Too Old to Die Young Written by series director Refn and Ed Brubaker (Captain America: Winter Soldier, Westworld),[...]

Nicolas Winding Refn's Next Film Will Be I Walk With The Dead

Drive and Only God Forgives director Nicolas Winding Refn has announced his next film, and it's one we've been hearing about for several years now.Carey Mulligan became attached to I Walk With the Dead back in 2011, not long after working with Refn on Drive, though it's unclear if she's still on board now 4[...]





New British Trailer Shows Us That Only God Forgives Still Looks Cool

Ed Brown writes for Bleeding Cool.This new trailer for Nicolas Winding Refn's Only God Forgives shows a balance of very low light and vibrant colours.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiSq-7QQDQg[/youtube]Ryan Gosling there, managing to remain almost impossibly deadpan whilst doing just about anything Walking Standing Sitting You name it.The fact that they've used the same very few lines of dialogue[...]

Three Clips From Only God Forgives – Refn And Gosling Get Brutal

Here are over six minutes worth of scenes from Only God Forgives the new and highly stylised crime drama from Nicolas Winding Refn Amonst the stars are his Drive colleague Ryan Gosling, Kristin Scott Thomas and Vithaya Pansringarm.There's some physical violence, but also some verbal cruelty As such, you would probably consider these clips not[...]

It's Time To Meet The Devil – Two New Trailers For Only God Forgives

Jessy Williams writes for Bleeding Cool.Today, the Cannes Film Festival revealed it will be playing host to Nicolas Winding Refn’s Only God Forgives and, boy, I can’t wait to hear the reactions.Thanks to IndieWire, we have two brand new trailers for you to have a gander at Refn’s visual style oozes out of every square inch[...]




Win! Signed Drive Poster And Retro T-Shirt

Today's the day that Nicolas Winding Refn's Drive comes speeding, crashing and other car-related punning into cinemas across the UK There's an awful lot of excitement for this film - I've seen my Twitter feed light up with words like "thrilling", "exhilerating", "stylish" and "ultra dark."Well, assuming anything can light up with "ultra dark."We've got[...]

UK Poster And Trailer For Nicolas Winding Refn's Drive

This poster and trailer for Nicolas Winding Refn's new drama/thriller Drive have been out for a while now, but it's worth posting them now simply because this definitely looks like a film to watch if you get the chance It stars Ryan Gosling as an incomparably skilled driver called Driver who does movie stunts during[...]

How To Make Sure Christina Hendricks Is Wonder Woman – Step One

Ever.But if they do, eh?Nicolas Winding Refn has long wanted to make a Wonder Woman film This always sounded like something of a crazy pipedream, really, but he is now attached to direct the next version of Logan's Run so if I had an executive toy shaped like a big red button that I could[...]