Rogue One: A Star Wars Story took plenty of chances as the first standalone movie in the Star Wars franchise, and many of them relate to the cast. Despite the risks involved with reviving classic characters, Rogue One also bet big on several new faces that the movie introduced to the Star Wars universe. The chemistry between the team of rebels led by Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) is one of the major reasons that Rogue One has Читать далее
Warner Bros’ DC Comics Extended Universe officially launched earlier this year with the premiere of Zack Snyder’s Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, a followup to the director’s 2013 film, Man of Steel. As such, Dawn of Justice featured the return of Henry Cavill’s Superman, while the movie additionally introduced fellow DC Comics heroes Bruce Wayne aka Batman (Ben Affleck) and Diana Prince aka Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) Читать далее
Featuring Elba’s character alongside young actor Tom Taylor as Jake Chambers and the quote ‘May your days be long upon the Earth’, the image is all in red aside from the white writing, hinting at a violent and chaotic journey. Chambers is a complicated character who is pulled into Deschain’s world and forced to become a part of the struggle between good and evil.
The appetite for news about The Dark Tower is at an all-time high, Читать далее
As more details are released, the excitement continues to build in anticipation for the forthcoming Power Rangers movie reboot. The story will focus on the characters from the Mighty Morphin’ iteration of the television series, with Rita Repulsa (Elizabeth Banks) taking on prime villain duties and the original five rangers – as well as Zordon (Bryan Cranston) and Alpha 5 (Bill Hader) – all confirmed to appear. The movie’s Читать далее
Coogler’s involvement appears to be a major factor so far in getting recognizable stars to join the project, such as Whitaker. After Fruitvale Station (which was produced by Whitaker) and his true breakout film Creed, Coogler is one of the biggest names in Hollywood. There is surely also some influence that Marvel Studios and their track record has in continuing to bring in actors of this caliber, but it is great to see Coogler being Читать далее
Upon seeing initial theatrical release in early 2014, The LEGO Movie quickly became an unprecedented box office success that went on to secure a Golden Globe nomination for Best Animated Feature and an Oscar nomination for Best Original Song for “Everything is Awesome”. Co-directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller – of 21 Jump Street and 22 Jump Street fame – the first movie quickly built its own dedicated fan base that Читать далее
It will be interesting to see how Giacchino approaches the sequel, which is said to be darker in tone when compared to its predecessor and have themes of animal abuse and political undertones. With Bayona’s “dark side” being a main reason why he was brought on, Jurassic World 2 probably won’t be a non-stop amusement park thrill ride like the first one was. Still, Giacchino should be a strong fit for the project. Hollywood Читать далее