Syfy is debuting their new series Incorporated tomorrow night. The new series from executive producers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck is the story about a man (Sean Teale) trying to thwart a giant corporation to find his lost love, all in 2074 when corporations rule everything. You can watch the first episode tomorrow night… or […]
By John Odum… It was a packed house at Madison Square Garden for the NYCC preview panel for Director Zhang Yimou’s (Raise the Red Lantern, Hero) “The Great Wall” slated for a February 17 release date in the US and February 24 in the UK. Moderator Dave Carter introduced birthday boy Matt Damon (in his first […]
Matt Damon + some breathtaking visuals in this new trailer from Legendary’s The Great Wall. Also stars Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau, and in theaters February 2017. UPDATE: Here’s the UK version of the trailer, with a UK movie release date of 24th February 2017.
20th Century Fox is reportedly close to a deal with Ben Affleck to direct and star in Witness for the Prosecution, an adaptation of an Agatha Christie short story. Affleck would also produce with Jennifer Todd, Matt Damon and the Christie Estate while Christopher Keyser will write the script. A 1957 adaptation directed by Billy […]
Syfy has released a new extended trailer for their upcoming series Incorporated. The show is from executive producers Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Jennifer Todd and is set in a future where companies have seemingly unlimited power, Incorporated centers around Ben Larson (Sean Teale), a young executive who risks everything to infiltrate the all-controlling corporate world […]
When the trailer for Zhang Yimou‘s The Great Wall debuted last week, I joked about the strange sight of Matt Damon fighting on the wall against some supernatural force. Others, including Fresh Off The Boat‘s Constance Wu, took Damon’s presence more seriously as another example of casting white actors in presumably Asian roles. Yimou has […]
For a moment, let’s excuse the strange sight of Matt Damon preparing to wage war atop the Great Wall of China and bask in the absurd visual wonder of Zhang Yimou in this trailer for their upcoming Legendary Pictures/Universal film, The Great Wall. In the film, Damon plays a member of an elite force making […]
In a featurette supporting the upcoming Jason Bourne, star Matt Damon recaps his character’s exploits in the original Bourne trilogy. From Treadstone to Blackbriar, and from Naples to New York, Damon recounts the surprising journey of the CIA’s most competent field agent. Too bad he doesn’t work for them anymore. Jason Bourne comes to theaters […]
As part of filming the new Jason Bourne movie staring Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones and Alicia Vikander, director Paul Greengrass got permission to shut down the Vegas Strip to film a chase scene between a cop car and a SWAT van. The feauterette below looks at the filming of the scene and talks with […]
The new Jason Bourne film is coming and three new clips have been released. Starring Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander and Julia Stiles, this is the fifth film in the Universal Pictures franchise and the fourth to star Damon. In the clips below we see a quite moment as Bourne speaks to the […]
In a new TV spot for the upcoming Jason Bourne, the secretive ex-agent learns about a new CIA program that is somehow worse than Treadstone or Blackbriar. And to do something about it, he must declare his intentions at customs. Which could be easy for a man like Bourne. Or something that could end up […]
In another “late to the party” moment, I sat down last night and watched the extended cut of The Martian. And I watched it with the extra 10 minutes, which for an already 141 minute movie is impressive. But take a moment and realize that the majority of his time on screen, Matt Damon is […]
In a UK preview of Jason Bourne, Matt Damon‘s retired killer David Webb — or Jason Bourne as he is otherwise known — appears to offer a reason for his return. Of course, Bourne resurfacing is more than the American intelligence apparatus can stomach, so their forces mobilize to take on a man who can […]
In the new trailer for Universal‘s Jason Bourne, the title character returns and claims to remember everything. But, as he is quickly warned, remembering does not mean knowing. Of course, that won’t stop Bourne from resuming his one-man war against the United States’ intelligence apparatus. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4gJsKZvqE4[/youtube] Jason Bourne comes to theaters on July 29th.
While promoting Batman V. Superman on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Ben Affleck snuck Matt Damon onto the show in his coat claiming that he had gained a few pounds since his superhero role. The result was a very angry Kimmel. For those of you who are unaware, Damon is not allowed as a guest on the show as part of […]
The Saturn Award nominations have been released and leading the film categories is Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The sci-fi/fantasy film series’ return lead with fifteen nominations. Mad Max: Fury Road landed nine nominations, including a best actress nod for Charlize Theron. Matt Damon was nominated in the best actor category for his starring role […]
Jason Bourne is the name of the fifth installment of the espionage series. It marks the return of Matt Damon as David Webb/Jason Bourne, the super agent who tries to defeat the United States government by attacking it with a magazine. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gBnmKOixDM[/youtube] Jason Bourne opens on July 29th.
The latest Honest Trailer from the folks at Screen Junkies focuses on the movie The Martian. In it Matt Damon plays an astronaut that gets left behind Home Alone style on Mars and must use all his knowledge (and some he shouldn’t have) to survive just in case someone comes back for him. The trailer […]
While chatting with Variety on a number of topics, The Martian star Matt Damon was asked if he’d ever join pal Ben Affleck in the superhero club. While he wasn’t sure if there are any superheroes left (oh, there are), he mentioned he heard from Affleck that Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is “good.” […]
Award season draws near and an unexpected challenger has hit the ground running: Mad Max: Fury Road. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the National Board of Review has named the film the best of 2015. Of course, it remains to be seen if this will allow the actioner to receive serious consideration come Oscar time. […]