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Felicity Jones at the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium.

‘The Basis Of Sex’ Star Felicity Jones Compares Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Rocky Balboa

Oscar nominee Felicity Jones made a pretty fabulous comparison between Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Rocky title character Rocky Balboa during the Focus Features CinemaCon presentation in Las Vegas. “She reminded me a bit of Rocky. She had so many setbacks and just kept going,”  Jones said of Ginsburg, who she will be portraying in […]


‘A Monster Calls’ Will Break Your Heart And Leave You Breathless

A Monster Calls is a beautiful, heartbreaking and honest look at processing grief and loss through the eyes of a child. Title: A Monster Calls Director: J.A. Bayona Summary: A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mum’s terminal illness. There are movies like Collateral Beauty and anything based […]


Gareth Edwards Talks The World’s Biggest Campfire To Watch Rogue One

We have a new featurette for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story that is focused on the look of the film and how it’s enhanced by the IMAX experience. Director Gareth Edwards talks about film making as the ultimate art form. It combines writing, photography, performance, music, etc… to create one ensemble piece of work. […]

Hot Toys Reveals Jyn Erso Sixth-Scale Figure

With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story less than a week away, Hot Toys has revealed their Jyn Erso sixth-scale figure that will be available through Sideshow Collectibles. The piece is based on actress Felicity Jones and contains a good number of accessories: 8 different hands, removable coat and scarf, a blaster pistol, an E-11 […]


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Adds Valene Kane

Valene Kane, star of The Fall and Thirteen, has been added to the cast of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Kane will be playing Lyra Erso, wife of Galen Erso (Mads Mikkelsen) and mother of Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones). How big the role of Lyra is remains to be seen. Jyn is the main […]


A Monster Calls Shifts Release Dates

Entertainment Weekly reports that A Monster Calls, J.A. Bayona‘s next film, will open in limited release on December 23rd with a wider release to follow on January 6th. Based on the award winning children’s fantasy novel, newcomer Lewis MacDougall plays a boy dealing with hardships at home and at school by escaping into fantasy and […]

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Japanese Trailer Offers An Extra Detail

A Japanese trailer for the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story offers up a few extra moments and one intriguing extra bit of dialogue. Since it’s in a trailer, it’s not exactly a spoiler, but it certainly adds weight to Jyn Erso’s decision to enlist with the Rebellion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48XWkN0jBQY Rogue One: A Star Wars […]

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Panel

Here is another panel from the Star Wars Celebration going on over in London this weekend. Here we have the 20+ minute panel for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The panel is hosted by Gwendoline Christie and she presents Felicity Jones the first ever Jyn Erso action figure. [youtube]https://youtu.be/lmEMYZo-zYk[/youtube]

Rogue One Poster, Behind-The-Scenes Clip Unveiled At Star Wars Celebration Europe [UPDATED]

Director Gareth Edwards unveiled a new poster for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: The director also revealed an exciting behind-the-scenes clip: [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUb_zpdyDpU[/youtube] The reveals were part of the Rogue One panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe today. The supersized panel featured Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘s Gwendoline Chrisite as host, director Edwards, and other […]

Tom Hanks Is Humanity’s Only Hope In Inferno Teaser

Tom Hanks returns as Dan Brown‘s symbologist hero Robert Langdon in Ron Howard‘s Inferno. And as the trailer shows, he appears to be the only hope mankind has in surviving a new plague. Of course, in order to find the cure, he will have to look at paintings, gather clues from 600-year-old documents and run […]


Mads Mikkelsen’s Rogue One Character At Center Of Recent Star Wars Rumor

With The Force Awakens behind us — not counting its box office updates or the lively debates on its merits as a film and as Star Wars — attention is shifting over to December’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The film will tell the tale of Rebel squad charged with recovering the data tapes […]

Liam Neeson Narrates A Monster Calls Teaser Trailer

Focus Features has released a teaser trailer for 2016’s A Monster Calls from J. A. Bayona, director of The Orphanage and The Impossible. Based on the award winning children’s fantasy novel, newcomer Lewis MacDougall plays a boy dealing with hardships at home and at school by escaping into fantasy. The film also features Felicity Jones, […]

Star Wars: Force Awakens Post-Credit Scene?

According to “a trusted source,” Schmoes Know reports a tease for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story may appear after the credits to December’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. “[Schmoes Know contributor Kristian] Harloff trusts his source and has mentioned their record for news like this is pretty reliable. But as of this posting, the […]

Mads Mikkelsen Not Rogue One Villain

In the English-speaking world, actor Mads Mikkelsen has a reputation as a screen bad guy. He has that presence that serves the face of evil well in big budget films. He also made people take notice of the Hannibal TV series. It seems natural he would don an Imperial uniform in the upcoming Rogue One: A […]

Peter Cushing Returns In Rogue One?

In one of the stranger stories to surface over the weekend, The Daily Mail reports the late Peter Cushing, star of countless horror flicks and two Doctor Who feature films, will rise from the grave to once again portray Grand Moff Tarkin in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Utilizing what their source calls “one […]