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Robert Redford & Nick Nolte go for A Walk In The Woods in new trailer

Robert Redford & Nick Nolte go for A Walk In The Woods in new trailer

A Walk In The Woods is based on Bill Bryson’s 1998 book of the same name. The film stars Robert Redford, Mary Steenburgen, Nick Nolte, Nick Offerman, Emma Thompson, and Kristen Schaal. After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson (Robert Redford) decides well into his career as a travel writer to walk the 1,000 miles from Maine to Georgia. Fearing...

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen are getting a remake

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen are getting a remake

Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill’s The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is a brilliant comic book series. The 2003 film adaptation is dreadful. It gets worse with repeat viewings and it is so sad that great source material was wasted. It is also said to be what caused Sean Connery to retire from film. There were plans for a TV show back in 2013, but that...

Cary Fukunaga leaves Stephen King’s It

Cary Fukunaga leaves Stephen King’s It

Cary Fukunaga (True Detective) had been in pre-production for a new two film adaptation of Stephen King’s IT. Will Poulter (The Maze Runner) was cast to play Pennywise. Filming was set to begin in 3 weeks, but THR say that New Line and Fukunaga are parting ways over budgetary reasons that stem from a difference in creative visions. Insiders say that...

Hannibal Season 3 featurette shows Richard Armitage as The Tooth Fairy

Hannibal Season 3 featurette shows Richard Armitage as The Tooth Fairy

Having successfully escaped FBI capture, Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen) is moving through the European landscape, with Bedelia Du Maurier (Gillian Anderson) in tow.But Dr. Lecter’s old habits and opulent tastes are still on display as he settles into a new identity and life in Florence, Italy, working at the Palazzo Capponi museum. Glimpses into the past...

Watch Johnny Depp in new Black Mass trailer

Watch Johnny Depp in new Black Mass trailer

In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. BLACK MASS tells the true story of this unholy alliance, which spiraled out of control, allowing Whitey to evade law enforcement, consolidate power, and...

Check out Matt Damon in Ridley Scott’s The Martian

Check out Matt Damon in Ridley Scott’s The Martian

Andy Weir’s The Martian is a brilliant book and I am looking forward to seeing what Ridley Scott does with it. Please don’t ruin it. Matt Damon is perfect for the lead role and here are some new images from the film. I’m stranded on Mars. I have no way to communicate with Earth. I’m in a Habitat designed to last 31 days. If the Oxygenator...

Neuromancer adaptation gets financing

Neuromancer adaptation gets financing

“The sky above the port was the colour of television, tuned to a dead channel.” A film adaptation of William Gibson’s Neuromancer has been in development for a very long time. The last news had Vincenzo Natali (Cube, Splice) on board to direct the film. The novel tells the story of a washed-up computer hacker hired by a mysterious employer to pull...

Testimonial: Juliette Towhidi talks about Testament of Youth

Testimonial: Juliette Towhidi talks about Testament of Youth

Trevor Hogg chats with Juliette Towhidi about the challenges of of adapting a 600 page memoir written by a woman who was ahead of her time for the big screen… Dealing with real life stories is nothing new for Juliette Towhidi who wrote the screenplay for Calendar Girls (2003) which comically explores a group of contemporary women attempting to save their...

Watch a clip from Moomins On The Riviera

Watch a clip from Moomins On The Riviera

Join the Moomins and friends old and new as they leave Moominvalley behind and head south in MOOMINS ON THE RIVIERA, which opens in cinemas nationwide through Vertigo on 22 May. I’ve been sent a new clip from the film which you can watch below. In search of adventures, the Moomins, Snorkmaiden and Little My set sail for the French Riviera. After a...

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials gets a poster and trailer

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials gets a poster and trailer

I must admit that my immediate reaction upon seeing this poster was to go searching for any news on Fallout 4. Still nothing but rumours on that one, but back to The Scorch Trials. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (based on author James Dashner’s 2010 novel) picks up immediately where the previous movie left off—with Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) and the...