Production on Darren Aronofsky's (Black Swan, The Wrestler) new epic project, the Biblical Noah, will begin in July and will star Russell Crowe in the titular role. "I'd like to thank Paramount and Regency for backing my team's work to breathe new life into the biblical epic," said Aronofsky in a press release.
The Next Three Days comes into theaters already seemingly resigned to defeat. The only major release going up against Harry Potter, it knows it's not going to give the behemoth a run for it's money.
Looking back now thirteen years after the fact it is difficult to imagine the ways in which we let ourselves be made into such fools. When first it was announced that George Lucas was returning to his masterful space opera to bestow upon us a brand spanking new trilogy there was a collective euphoria the likes of which the world had never seen conjured towards a piece of pop-culture before or since.
Joe Carnahan, known for directing slick, macho joyrides such as Smokin’ Aces and The A-Team, just wants to be taken seriously. Apparently his oeuvre is less than respectable, and, like his movies, Carnahan seems preoccupied with how his masculinity is perceived by people.
From the moment word first began to circulate many moons ago over the prospect of a big screen makeover for this eighties action/adventure serial, one issue dominated the discourse: 'Who is going to play the Mr.
Watching former Langley spook turned divorced security expert Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) comfort a traumatized young pop star shortly after saving her from an anonymous, knife-wielding nutcase backstage at a gig, it’s clear that Taken has a very important, very socially conscious message – beautiful, ultra-rich, white girls need their daddies because beyond the limos and the penthouse suites, they are just such delicate flowers.
President's Day has provided ample time to check out new releases this weekend. Liam Neeson’s thriller Unknown came in at number one, reaching $25 million over three days, while another strong performance by Gnomeo and Juliet edged out newcomer I Am Number Four with another strong showing in its second week.
Though he has previously been tight-lipped on the subject of his wife Natasha Richardson's sudden death after a tragic skiing accident in March 2009, Liam Neeson, 58, is ready to talk. The Unknown actor was shooting a film in Toronto when the accident happened in Montreal, and he tried all he could to get to his injured wife's side, despite obstacles.
The Liam Neeson–Mel Gibson brawl has been postponed. Neeson, 58, who recently snatched up a cameo in The Hangover sequel after Gibson was reportedly booted off the film, says he had no idea about the mix-up.
After reports earlier this week said that Mel Gibson was slated to make a cameo in The Hangover 2, director Todd Phillips confirmed late yesterday that Gibson will not appear in the movie, according to the New York Post's Page 6 column.
Chloe is an amazing movie and everyone should see it. That's what I would say if this were 1993 and I were my twelve-year-old self, looking at late-night cable movies in the hopes of finding nudity or the always tantalizing "sexual-situations.
As far as children’s movies go, Ponyo is not only one of the best made in recent years, but one of the best period. The film’s story is so fun, its imagery so original, its composition so entertaining that it’s hard to believe it came from anywhere other than Pixar.
At the center of Richard Eyre’s adaptation of The Other Man, a short story from author Bernhard Schlink, infidelity becomes the star player as it effortlessly combines conflicting feelings of love and passion with those of hurt and deception.