@xmenmovies has debuted this new ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ promo shot featuring Michael Fassbender’s Magneto. Acting as a sequel to both ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ and ‘X-Men: First Class,’ ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ includes cast members from both: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Shawn Ashmore, Ellen Page, and Daniel Cudmore return from ‘X-Men: The Last Stand,’ while James McAvoy, Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult and Lucas Till return from ‘X-Men: First Class.’
Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Booboo Stewart, Fan Bingbing, Adan Canto, Evan Peters and Josh Helman round out the film’s principal cast. Co-written, produced and directed by Bryan Singer, ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ is based on the 1981 Uncanny X-Men storyline “Days of Future Past” by Chris Claremont and John Byrne. The film is scheduled to hit both 2D and 3D theaters on May 23rd.
Phantom City Creative has put together this Mondo poster for without a doubt my favorite show currently on TV, ‘True Detective.’ Numbered screen prints will be on sale at MondoTees.com on Friday, February 14th at a yet-to-be-revealed time. Follow @MondoNews for the exact sale time.
The True Detective poster – created in partnership with HBO – depicts what looks like silhouettes of the devil’s nests (one of which is at the center of an investigation) and branches from South Louisiana’s many wooded areas. They surround outlines of Hart and Cohle played by Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey.
The Hollywood Reporter have caught wind that Julianne Moore is attached to star opposite Ellen Page in the indie drama ‘Freeheld,’ while Zach Galifianakis is set for a supporting role. Peter Sollett (Raising Victor Vargas, Nick & Nora’s Infinite Playlist) will direct from a screenplay by Ron Nyswaner (Philadelphia, The Painted Veil). The filmmakers are eyeing a summer start date.
Based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning documentary short of the same name, the film chronicles the true story of the late Laurel Hester (Moore), a New Jersey police detective whose world was shattered when she became terminally ill and government officials prevented her from assigning her pension benefits to her domestic partner, Stacie Andree (Page). Laurel’s conservative detective partner Dane Wells was shocked when he learned of her sexual orientation, but he became the leader in the fight for the same-sex couple’s rights. That role has yet to be cast. Galifianakis is onboard to play Garden State Equality activist Steven Goldstein.
Yahoo! has revealed this first official look at the Marvel Legends action figures for the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ movie. Featuring Gamora (played by Zoe Saldana in the film), Peter Quill/Star Lord (Chris Pratt), Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper), Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista) and Groot (Vin Diesel), fans will be able to pick up the below image as a poster from the Hasbro booth at next week’s Toy Fair 2014. The site also notes that the individual action figures will ship to stores this July and will cost $19.99 each.
Columbia Pictures has set loose this new theatrical trailer for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2.’ The film is the second in a planned four-film series that will further expand to include spin-offs for The Sinister Six and Venom. From director Marc Webb, the film will be released in the US on May 2nd and in the UK on April 18th. ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ stars Andrew Garfield (Peter Parker/Spider-Man), Emma Stone (Gwen Stacy), Jamie Foxx (Electro), Paul Giamatti (Aleksei Sytsevich/The Rhino), Dane DeHaan (Harry Osborne), Colm Feore (‘Donald Menken’), Chris Cooper (Norman Osborne), Felicity Jones, B.J. Novak (Alistair Smythe), Sarah Gadon and Sally Field (May Parker). The official synopsis for the film is as follows.
Empire has revealed this first poster for the the Tom Hardy-starring thriller ‘Locke.’ Steven Knight (‘Eastern Promises,’ ‘Redemption’) directed the film from his original screenplay and Joe Wright (director of ‘Atonement,’ ‘Hanna’ and ‘Anna Karenina’) executive produced. Also starring Tom Holland, Ruth Wilson, Alice Lowe, Andrew Scott, Ben Daniels and Olivia Colman, the film is shot in real time over 90 minutes. The official synopsis can be read below. ‘Locke’ hits screens on April 18th, and the trailer is due this coming Monday.
Ivan Locke has given much to do to create a satisfying life. Tonight that the life will collapse on him. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan received a phone call that sets in motion a series of events that highlight apart his family, his work and his soul. Directed by Locke is rare and unique movie experience that literally puts the audience in the passenger seat to look at the life of the driver that unfolds.