Netflix released the latest trailer for Martin Scorsese's The Irishman reuniting frequent collaborators Robert DeNiro and Joe Pesci. Based on the Charles Brandt novel "I Heard You Paint Houses" and adapted for the screen by Steven Zaillian, the film follows the life of World War II-veteran-turned mob hitman Frank Sheeran (DeNiro), who remembers his relationship […]
Fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and rape scandal continued, as Amazon Studios announced that it would be severing ties with The Weinstein Company (TWC). In a statement released Friday evening, the streaming service stated that it "no longer plans on moving forward with the David O'Russell Project. As for Matthew Weiner's The Romanoffs, […]
As allegations of rape and sexual assault dating back for years continue to mount by the hour against movie executive Harvey Weinstein, Amazon is examining how to part ways with The Weinstein Company (TWC) and how that will impact two upcoming, high-profile series: Matthew Weiner's (Mad Men) The Romanoffs; and David O.Russell's (Three Kings) untitled […]
While talking with Empire Magazine (via Comic Book Movie), actor and current Hulk Mark Ruffalo characterized the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok as something like a road movie. "It's not where you'd think it will be, so it's not your classic road movie but it has that structure, I think," he explained. Besides the structure, the film […]
According to The Tracking Board, director Kenneth Branagh, director of Shakespeare adaptations, Thor and Disney's recent live action Cinderella, will adapt Artemis Fowl for the screen. The Eoin Colfer novel, the first in a series of children's books, follows "the brilliant and cunning 12-year-old eponymous criminal mastermind Artemis Fowl II, whose cunning plot to extort […]
The first on screen credit in this trailer for The Family names Martin Scorsese as the Executive Producer. Along with the music and the slicked back hairstyles, it's all evoking a certain mood...
Rocky Balboa vs. Jake La Motta, from the writer of Entourage.
The comparison between Robert De Niro's Taxi Driver character Travis Bickle and Watchmen's Rorschach has been made a number of times. Many of Rorschach's other views are similar to Bickle's: the idea that there is a politician who can clean "all of this" up (Bickle's Palantine equals Rorschach's President Truman), the idea that they can […]
Adapted from the French comic, that I have never read but sometimes heard of, Luc Besson's Valérian and Laureline movie is to be another large-scale science fiction film after The Fifth Element, and another comic book adaptation, after The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc Sec. The original strips were by Pieree Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières, […]
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