I went into Alita: Battle Angel not expecting much, especially after reading mixed-to-middling reviews. I did hear chatter from anime and manga fans, however, who absolutely loved it. I’m pretty tired of big CGI blockbusters. I loved it. It’s gleefully pulpy and proud of it. It’s been a while since I loved a big blockbuster […]
Jackie Earle Haley is said to be joining Christoph Waltz and Rosa Salazar in Alita: Battle Angel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Haley will play a cyborg villain “that will call for plenty of CG and greenscreen.” Based on the manga by Yukito Kishiro, Salazar stars as a female cyborg discovered in a trash yard by […]
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Christoph Waltz of Spectre, The Hateful Eight and that persistent Samsung commercial during NBC‘s coverage of the Olympics is in talks to join Robert Rodriguez‘s adaptation of Alita: Battle Angel. The film stars Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials’ Rosa Salazar as a female cyborg discovered in a trash yard by […]
In the new trailer for The Legend of Tarzan, the Lord of the Jungle is reintroduced in the form of Alexander Skarsgård. But this time around, he’s backed by an army of CGI animals in his fight against the encouragement of civilization in his domain. Christoph Waltz kidnaps Margot Robbie‘s Jane in his attempt to […]
While Daniel Craig‘s opinion of returning to the 007 film series seems to change by the day, the Bond camp is reportedly planning a return appearance for Spectre actor Christoph Waltz should Craig himself decide to return. Spoiler for Spectre follows … According to sources speaking to the Daily Star (via The Mirror), Bond producers […]
Sony released one final trailer for the upcoming 007 film Spectre. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4UDNzXD3qA[/youtube] That’s very brief, but I like the back and forth between Bond and Christophe Waltz‘s character. It’s very Bond. The film will see the return of the criminal organization SPECTRE with Watlz as its apparent leader. It does make you wonder if Blofeld […]
Spectre, the 24th James Bond film, looks to pick up right after Skyfall as Bond gets a cryptic message from his past that puts him on the trail of s sinister organization. The new M must fend of political forces trying to shut down the secret service, while Bond digs through the layers of deceit […]
Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained) has joined the cast of the next James Bond film. No specifics about the role have been released other than it’s “significant”. Daniel Craig’s fourth outing as 007 is schedule to start filming in one month and will shoot on location in Mexico, Austria, Morocco, Italy and London. They are said to […]
The Zero Theorem is the latest film from Terry Gilliam of Monty Python and the director of Brazil and Twelve Monkeys. It was released last March in the U.K. but is finally set for a U.S. release on August 19th. The movie stars Christoph Waltz and Melanie Thierry and is said to be about a […]
Who is the man in the hat? Anybody know?
According to Deadline, Quentin Tarantino is currently undergoing the process of showing his latest script, a western believed to be called The Hateful Eight, to actors he wants to play parts. His goal, apparently, is to get feedback from the actors and then hone the screenplay on the basis of their notes. There’s a lot […]
They consolidate my previous story on the film. And... what's this about Rebecca Hall?
He was out but now Christoph Waltz is back in for Horrible Bosses 2, Will Smith is selling time for a do-over, James Franco returns to Palo Alto and more in today’s roundup. • Christoph Waltz will be a horrible boss after all, now closing a deal to star in Horrible Bosses 2 after initially […]
Chloe Moretz lands on her next film, some new Horrible Bosses are sought, Fargo casts some more in today’s roundup. • Chloe Moretz has lined up her next project, a teen-driven murder mystery called November Criminals to be directed by Hicthcock’s Sacha Gervasi. Moretz will aid a as-yet-uncast best guy friend in solving the mystery […]
Of course, the story heads back to the jungle but in the beginning, this movie's Tarzan has returned to his place in polite society.
Terry Gilliam the director, and the actor, introduces The Zero Theorem to the Comic-Con crowds.
If you saw the leaked trailer or reel that were doing the rounds last month, you'll know that this film is certainly very distinctively designed.
Christoph Waltz, Matt Damon, Tilda Swinton, David Thewlis, Ben Whishaw... it's an incredible cast in an even more incredible context.
I've always enjoyed eavesdropping on the bus. Or in the cinema queue. Or at the Turkish Baths. But it looks like my dream nosing-in session passed me by.
I've been a little in love with Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski's screenplay for Big Eyes for a while now.