Amazon Studios may have found a way to single-handidly ("single-streamidly"???) employ every working actor in show business today with new project Modern Love. Based on the popular The New York Times column about love and human connection, the eight-episode half-hour romantic comedy anthology explores the many facets of love – including sexual, romantic, familial, platonic, and […]
Isao Takahata, co-founder of Studio Ghibli, may be best known stateside for Grave of the Fireflies, one of the most depressing, yet beautiful movies ever made. Not all of his films are as intense, but they are well crafted and worth the time. Kyle Pinion over at the Beat reports GKIDS has acquired Takahata's 1991 […]
Sony has released a clip from the upcoming film Chappie, directed by Neill Blomkamp. The film stars Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel and Hugh Jackman (with a mullet). Blomkamp is known for having directed District 9 and the other day he announced that he will be doing an Aliens film next via instagram. Um… So […]
Sony Pictures has released a new trailer for their upcoming film Chappie about a police robot who becomes sentient. The film is directed by Neil Blomkamp (District 9 and Elysium) and stars Sharlto Copley (Powers), Dev Patel (Newsroom), Sigourney Weaver (Aliens) and Hugh Jackman (X-Men). An earlier trailer for the film seemed to focus more on […]
Chappie is a new movie from Neill Blomkamp (District 9) and focuses on a child-like artificially intelligent robot that grows and reacts to the people and environment around it. The film stars Hugh Jackman (The Wolverine), Sigourney Weaver (Aliens), Dev Patel (the Newsroom) and Sharlto Copley (Powers) as Chappie. Chappie opens in theaters March 6, […]
As we've known for a good while,the title role in Neill Blomkamp's Chappie has gone to Sharlto Copley. He'll be playing the role of a law enforcement robot through performance capture.
Dev Patel as an impoverished young man and Sharlto Copley as a robot police officer. Presumably with hilarious consequences but also a dash of social criticism.
From this first trailer, Cherry appears to be the story of a young girl becoming entwined in the porn industry in San Francisco, "the most beautiful city in the world."