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Watch Tommy Lee Jones in The Homesman trailer

Watch Tommy Lee Jones in The Homesman trailer

Check out the cast for this new Western, The Homesman – Tommy Lee Jones, Hilary Swank, Hailee Steinfeld, Meryl Streep, Tim Blake Nelson, James Spader, William Fichtner, and Jesse Plemons. A claim jumper and a pioneer woman team up to escort three insane women from Nebraska to Iowa. Source: The...

Adam Rehmeier’s Save A Bullet For Me gets ready for production

Adam Rehmeier’s Save A Bullet For Me gets ready for production

SAVE A BULLET FOR ME, the latest film from writer / director Adam Rehmeier (pictured above), is set to start shooting in British Columbia in late 2014. Rehmeier, whose last film, THE BUNNY GAME, caused controversy worldwide and was banned in the UK, has written and will direct what he describes as “A visceral, animal of a film, stripped down to the most...

Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight to get a Staged Reading

Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight to get a Staged Reading

Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Film Independent Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, has announced today the World Premiere of a Staged Reading of Quentin Tarantino’s unmade script The Hateful Eight. This special, once in a lifetime event, will be held on Thursday, April 24 at LACMA’s Bing Theater. The...

Watch Robert Duvall in A Night In Old Mexico trailer

Watch Robert Duvall in A Night In Old Mexico trailer

Forced to give up his land and his only home, cantankerous Texas rancher Red Bovie isn’t about to go quietly to the dismal trailer park that’s all he can now afford, and instead goes off with his grandson Gally – son of his long-estranged son Jimmy – for one last wild and woolly adventure during a night in Old Mexico. The films stars...

Watch the trailer for Jason Momoa’s directorial debut, Road to Paloma

Watch the trailer for Jason Momoa’s directorial debut, Road to Paloma

Jason Momoa was, among other things, Khal Drogo in Game of Thrones and you will next see him on the SundanceTV show, The Red Road, which begins today. As you may know, he turned down the role of Drax in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and he had an excellent reason for doing so. Dave (Bautista) is perfect for that role, for Drax. It...

Remaking Unforgiven: LFF interviews writer/director Lee Sang-il

Remaking Unforgiven: LFF interviews writer/director Lee Sang-il

Lee Sang-il is a brave man. He has just written and directed a Japanese remake of Clint Eastwood’s Western classic, Unforgiven. Ken Watanabe is a conflicted ex-Samurai coaxed into one last job by an old friend. A group of prostitutes has put up a price on the heads of a pair of farmhands who slashed up the face of one of them, and the pair of old...

New poster for A Million Ways To Die In The West

New poster for A Million Ways To Die In The West

We have been sent the new poster for A Million Ways To Die In The West. Seth MacFarlane directs, produces, co-writes and plays the role of the cowardly sheep farmer Albert. After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin...

Heavy Metal TV show is heading to SyFy

Heavy Metal TV show is heading to SyFy

We have covered the Heavy Metal TV show, Metal Herlant, a few times. Until now it had just been showing in Europe, but it appears more of us will get a chance to see it as Syfy have picked up both seasons. Directed by Guillaume Lubrano the first season starred Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner, Sin City, Batman Begins), Joe Flanigan (Stargate Atlantis, Fringe,...

A New Country for Old Men: The Japanese remake of Unforgiven

A New Country for Old Men: The Japanese remake of Unforgiven

Well, this makes a nice change. A Japanese remake of an American film. Ex-Samurai Jubei (Ken Watanabe) lives a quiet life on a farm in the butt end of nowhere with his young children. When an old friend, Baba (Akira Emoto), comes calling with the offer of work, Jubei can’t say no – his crops suck and his kids are hungry. Unfortunately for Jubei the work...

Could Firefly return as a limited series?

Could Firefly return as a limited series?

To sum up – Firefly was an amazing TV show, it got cancelled after one season, the fans cried out, a movie was made – Shiny! If you have seen Firefly, you know how good it is. We all want more, but it probably won’t happen. However, writer-producer Tim Minear was talking about the show and put forward how it could return…it does not mean...