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Rick Veitch’s Cover For The Return Of Arthur

How’s that for an early Christmas present? Rick Veitch draws the cover for the return of free counterculture broadsheet newspaper. Except it’s no longer free. But it does give you a lot for about five bucks. And includes an appreciation …

VIDEO: Jason Winer Talks To Bleeding Cool About Arthur

Yet another whistlestop junket interview, this time catching ahold of Arthur‘s director Jason Winer for a few short minutes. This is his feature debut, after some years of work in TV, including the lauded Modern Family. You’ll pretty quickly realise …

VIDEO: Greta Gerwig Speaks To Bleeding Cool

Greta Gerwig is the female romantic lead in Arthur. I sat down with her this week, for an astonishingly brief period of time, to talk about the film, and how it fits into her catalogue of work. Arthur is out …

Win! Everything In Our Mammoth Arthur Prize Vault

I’ll tell you what I liked about the new Arthur over the old one – it doesn’t try to milk alcoholism for “funny drunk” jokes. That’s a very pleasing step up, if you ask me. Anyhow, more about that film …

New Trailer For Batman And Robi… Er… Arthur, With Russell Brand

Scripted by Bleeding Cool favourite Peter Baynham and loaded with proven comedy performers, the remake of Arthur seems more than likely to please. Indeed, I have it on good, if slightly biased authority, from somebody who has seen it that …

Movies And Music Double: Lukas Haas, Isabel Lucas, Ben Gibbard And Arthur

Time for me to channel The Playlist a little. Let’s link hands, blow out the candle and close our eyes. First up…Here’s the video for Made For You by Lucas/Lukas who are the actor Isabel Lucas and the actor Lukas …

Swipe File: Russell Brand’s Head And Russell Brand’s Head

The poster changes, yet the head remains the same. I shared two posters from Arthur earlier on today. Here’s another way of looking at them – a way that highlights just how useful one picture of Russell Brand’s head can …

In Arthur Poster Algebra, One Great Gerwig Is Worth One Bowler Hat

Let’s play spot the difference with a pair of posters for Arthur, with Russell Brand, Jennifer Garner, Helen Mirren and Greta Gerwig/a bowler hat. Because Peter Baynham wrote this it will be funny. Promise.

First Footage From Arthur With Russell Brand And Helen Mirren

There’s no trailer yet, but our first look at Arthur, the Russell Brand-starring remake of the offensive “drunks are funny” comedy of the early 80s, cropped up on TV the other night. Shortly after I turned my TV off. Luckily, …

Arthur Christmas Teaser Trailer From Aardman/Sony

Written by the quite extraordinary Peter Baynham of Four Lions, Borat and I’m Alan Partridge, here is the teaser for Arthur Christmas from Sony and Aardman Animation. But this is how I’ll always remember Peter Baynham – from Fist Of …

Arthur Shots Go Back To The Future

Sometimes, being Batman is just not enough. In the last picture you can see Peter Baynham, one of the film’s screenwriters – that’s him with the specs, looking right at Russell Brand. I’d expect he’s on set to help with …

Batman and Robin, Filming on the Streets of NYC Last Night – UPDATED With The Joker

And once again, it’s an Arthur story, not a Batman one. But look! It has a sort of Batman in it. And that’s a sort of Robin too. Just don’t ask me which sort. The paps have been snapping Russell …

Who Will Be Next Behind The Wheel of the Batmobile?

This was most unexpected, I have to admit. Here I was minding my own business, thinking about how I was going to be tactfully skeptical about both Chris Columbus’ directing ability and the veracity of his supposed new job offer, …