hail caesar

The Weekly Static Interviews: Patrick Fischler of Happy! and Twin Peaks

While I was getting myself acquainted with Patrick Fischler‘s filmography, one thing came to mind pretty quickly: he’s clearly an actor who refuses to be typecast, with a versatility to his craft that’s made that possible. Fischler is definitely not a stranger to genre films and television, with 2017 being a particularly strong year for […]

Hail, Caesar! Review: Hollywood’s Golden Age With A Copper Age Story

The Coen Brothers are at it again – what more really needs to be said? Their latest film, Hail, Caesar! is a love letter to the Golden Age of Hollywood. For those not hip on their history of tinsel town, the Golden Age spanned the years from the start of the sound era of the […]

Fun & Fluffy Hail, Caesar! Not Quite So Simple — A Review

With good performances and fun vignettes, Hail, Caesar!, the new film from Joel and Ethan Coen, does not quite add up to a completely satisfying whole. The film observes twenty-seven or so hours in the life of Eddie Mannix, the head of physical production at Capitol Pictures. Both the studio and the executive are dream […]

Ralph Fiennes Gives An Acting Lesson In New Trailer For Hail, Caesar!

In Universal‘s upcoming film, Hail, Caesar!, Ralph Fiennes plays a film director in Golden Age Hollywood trying his best to give an unpolished actor a line reading. Were that it were so simple. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMUUKtF_BF0[/youtube] Directed by the Cohen Brothers, Hail, Caesar! arrives in theaters on February 5th.

The Coen Brothers Plot A Golden Age Hollywood Kidnapping In Hail, Caesar! Trailer

Universal has released a new trailer for Hail, Caesar!, a new film from the Coen Brothers. Set in Hollywood’s heyday, the films stars Josh Brolin as a studio chief attempting to make an important prestige pictures when its star is kidnapped by “The Future.” [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMqeoW3XRa0[/youtube] The films also stars George Clooney, Scarlet Johansson, and Channing […]