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Watch Maisie Williams in the Gold trailer

Watch Maisie Williams in the Gold trailer

This offbeat and uplifting Irish comedy-drama stars Maisie Williams (TV’s Game of Thrones), David Wilmot (Calvary), Kerry Condon (The Runway) and James Nesbitt (The Hobbit). Williams plays Abbie, the young daughter of a couple who after twelve years of blissful marriage have their lives thrown upside down when Abbie’s estranged biological father...

Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods And Kings gets a new trailer

Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods And Kings gets a new trailer

20th Century Fox have released a new trailer for Ridley Scott‘s Exodus: Gods and Kings. The Biblical epic certainly looks fantastic. Hopefully the rest of the film will match the visuals. From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” the story of one man’s daring courage to take on...

Watch Hugo Weaving in first trailer for The Mule

Watch Hugo Weaving in first trailer for The Mule

It’s 1983. A naive man with lethal narcotics hidden in his stomach is detained by Australian Federal Police. Alone and afraid, ‘the Mule’ makes a desperate choice; to defy his bodily functions and withhold the evidence…literally. And by doing so becomes a ‘human time-bomb'; dragging cops, criminals and concerned family into his impossible...

Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

It is a summer evening in London. Alice (Shirley Henderson), an aspiring writer, is running late for her job as a kitchen hand in a Soho café, the Stella Bar. Once she arrives, Alice discovers that the chef is drunk and incapable of working, and so, for a bonus, she agrees to be chef for the evening. The action of the film takes place over this one evening...

DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

Synopsis: Oscar Grant is an average 22-year old. He’s an every-guy who has – through bad life decisions and luck – led a less than perfect life. Recently Oscar has tried to turn everything around, vowing to get started on his New Year’s resolutions early to lead a more fulfilling life for himself and his family before tragedy strikes during a...

Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

Jon Hamm (Mad Men, Million Dollar Arm), Rafe Spall (One Day, I Give It A Year) and Oona Chaplin (Game of Thrones, The Crimson Field) are confirmed to co-star in the Black Mirror feature-length special due on Channel 4 this Christmas. The 90-minute seasonal special may well be the most mind-bending episode yet, showcasing three interwoven stories of Yuletide...

Raindance Review: The Ninth Cloud

Raindance Review: The Ninth Cloud

We love Michael Madsen here at Live for Films. We even got to see him and ask him a question during his panel at this year’s London Film and Comic Con. You can check that out here. The former Mr. Blonde was stone cold cool still, but seemed sorely in need of a challenging and juicy role. With The Ninth Cloud, which premiered recently at Raindance, writer...

New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

I have just been sent the new poster for Whiplash. Damien Chazelle directs the film which stars Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons. Andrew Neyman is a 19-year-old jazz drummer, dreaming of greatness but unsure if his dream will ever come true. Haunted by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew is determined to rise to the top of the country’s most elite...

David Fincher to direct the US version of Utopia

David Fincher to direct the US version of Utopia

David Fincher’s Gone Girl will soon be in cinemas (read our review), but in this never ending cycle of film we all want to know what he will be doing next. Looks like he will be returning to TV as he will be directing every episode of HBO’s Utopia. This will be an adaptation of Dennis Kelly’s Channel 4 series. Kelly will also be writing...

First trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

First trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

Warner Bros. have released the first trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson‘s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice and it looks fantastic. It’s got a crazy, Big Lebowski feel to it, but with a darker edge. When private eye Doc Sportello’s ex-old lady suddenly out of nowhere shows up with a story about her current billionaire land...