2 New ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ TV Spots Highlight Chris Pratt’s Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana’s Gamora & Dave Bautista’s Drax
Featuring a number of new snippets of footage, Marvel has debuted these two latest TV spots for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy.’ The top-notch cast for the hugely anticipated flick includes Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Vin Diesel as Groot, Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Michael Rooker as Yondu, Djimon Hounsou as Korath, Benicio del Toro as The Collector, John C. Reilly as Rhomann Dey, Glenn Close as Nova Prime and if recent reports are true, Josh Brolin as Thanos. Ophelia Lovibond, Gregg Henry, Marama Corlett, Emmett J. Scanlan and Enzo Cilenti co-star. The film arrives in cinemas in the UK and Ireland on July 31st before opening in the US on August 1st.
Back in March it was first reported that James Mangold will direct ‘The Deep Blue Good-By,’ the beloved John D. MacDonald novel that kicked off series of mystery novels with character Travis McGee. Today we hear that Christian Bale is in talks to play the iconic literary role of McGee. Written by MacDonald in 1964, ‘The Deep Blue Good-By’ is the first in a series of 21 that followed McGee, a self-described “salvage consultant” who recovers property for a fee and along the way gets into trouble fighting bad guys and wooing women. ‘Mystic River’ novelist Dennis Lehane penned the script with Scott Frank working on the most recent draft.
Chloe Grace Moretz, Lucy Liu & James Marsden Lead The English Voice Cast Of Studio Ghibli’s ‘The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya’
GKIDS has just sent out a press release announcing the English voice cast for ‘The Tale of the Princess Kaguya,’ the latest animated film from the magical folks over at Studio Ghibli. The film, the first in fourteen years from Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata, will be dubbed in English by Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Darren Criss, Lucy Liu, Beau Bridges, James Marsden, Oliver Platt and Dean Cain. The film opened in Japan last November to critical acclaim and a hefty box office figure.
Newcomer Neel Sethi Cast As Mowgli In Disney’s ‘The Jungle Book'; Joins The Likes Of Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson, Idris Elba…
Walt Disney Pictures send word that 10-year-old Neel Sethi will make his acting debut as Mowgli in Disney’s live-action/CG hybrid adaptation of ‘The Jungle Book.’ Penciled in for an October 9th, 2015 release, Jon Favreau will direct the new adaptation of the classic Rudyard Kipling novel. As Mowgli, Neel will be the only actor onscreen in the film while Idris Elba is voicing the tiger Shere Khan, Scarlett Johansson is the voice of the python Kaa, Ben Kingsley is voicing the black panther Bagheera, and Lupita Nyong’o will voice Rakcha, Mowgli’s adopted wolf mother. Neel is a newcomer from New York picked from among thousands of auditions that occurred during an extensive worldwide search ranging from New York to New Zealand, London to Canada, and all throughout the United States and India.
Paramount Pictures has just unleashed this new promo video for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.’ Jonathan Liebesman (Battle: Los Angeles, Wrath of the Titans) is directing the live-action CG hybrid take on the classic 1980s characters which first debuted in an indie comic before going on to become a massively popular cartoon and merchandising line. ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ is set for a August 8th in the US and October 17th in the UK.
International Teaser Trailer & Poster For ‘Paradise Lost’ – Starring Benicio Del Toro As Pablo Escobar & Josh Hutcherson
Pathe has set loose this international trailer and poster for ‘Paradise Lost,’ which stars Academy Award winner Benicio Del Toro as Pablo Escobar and Josh Hutcherson as a young man who finds himself unexpectedly pulled into the family business after marrying Escobar’s niece. Opening later this year, the film also stars Brady Corbet and newcomer Claudia Traisac.