Lionsgate has debuted this latest TV Spot and motion poster for ‘The Expendables 3.’ Opening in cinemas on August 14th, the film stars Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Kellan Lutz, Ronda Rousey, Victor Ortiz, Glen Powell and Kelsey Grammar. Patrick Hughes (Red Hill) directs from a script by Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt, who previously teamed on ‘Olympus Has Fallen,’ and Stallone.
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s Leonardo DiCaprio & Tom Hardy-Starring Revenge Thriller ‘The Revenant’ Set For December 2015
With Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy now locked in for Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s (‘Babel’, ‘Amores Perros’, the upcoming ‘Birdman) ‘The Revenant,’ Box Office Mojo send word that the gritty thriller has been penciled in for a December 25th, 2015 limited release (wide on January 8th, 2016). This puts in the heart of awards season, and up against ‘Mission: Impossible 5′ and David O. Russell’s Jennifer Lawrence-starring ‘Joy’ (‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ opens the week before).
After being linked to the film for a while, Tom Hardy was recently officially set to join Leonardo DiCaprio in ‘The Revenant.’ Hardy had been linked to the project for several weeks but needed to work out his hectic schedule before fully committing. Hardy and DiCaprio previously worked together on Christopher Nolan’s ‘Inception.’ Will Poulter is also in negotiations to join the cast of ‘The Revenant.’
From Sony Pictures Classics comes this teaser artwork for the adaptation of Rick Yancey’s popular novel ‘The 5th Wave.’ To be directed by J Blakeson (The Disappearance of Alice Creed) from a script by Susannah Grant (Erin Brockovich), the film is being produced by Graham King’s GK Films and Tobey Maguire’s Material Pictures. The film opens on January 29th, 2016.
In ‘The 5th Wave,’ four waves of increasingly deadly attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, 16-year-old Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal 5th wave, Cassie meets a young man who may become her final hope.
First Still From Werner Herzog’s ‘Queen Of The Desert’ (Starring Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson); Film Has Been Completed
A couple of quick updates for a project I’ve been keeping my eyes on for a good while now: Werner Herzog’s ‘Queen of the Desert.’ Firstly, along with releasing this above still, producer Nick Raslan has revealed that a final cut has been completed. Next up, another producer on the film, Cassian Elwes, has shared on his Twitter account that they’re looking to debut the film on the festival circuit in the fall (Toronto?). Expect more concrete word on this front shortly – fingers we get to see ‘Queen of the Desert’ before year’s end.
‘Queen of the Desert’ is lead by Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson and Damian Lewis. Kidman plays Gertrude Bell, the iconic explorer, writer, archeologist and attaché for the British Empire who is credited with helping to catalyze the formation of the Middle East at the dawn of the 20th century. One of the first women to graduate from Oxford at the turn of the 20th century, Bell traveled through the Middle East, defining the borders of Iraq, Jordan and Saudi Arabia.
Poster For The Simón Bolívar Biopic ‘The Liberator’ – Starring Edgar Ramirez, Maria Valverde, Iwan Rheon, Danny Huston…
Lead by Edgar Ramirez as Simón Bolívar, one of history’s most influential political and military leaders, Cohen Media Group has unveiled this new poster for Alberto Arvelo’s ‘The Liberator’ (Libertador). The freedom fighter played a key role in Latin America’s struggle against the Spanish Empire, shaping the destiny of several nations. In military campaigns covering twice the territory traveled by Alexander the Great, Bolívar led Venezuela, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia to independence from the rule of the Spanish monarchy, bringing liberation to these areas rather than conquest.
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes this first TV spot for ‘Big Hero 6.’ The film follows a brilliant robotics prodigy named Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo. With the help of his closest companion — a robot named Baymax — Hiro joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save their city. Featuring the voices of Ryan Potter (Hiro), TJ Miller (Fred), Jamie Chung (Go Go Tomago), Scott Adsit (Baymax), Damon Wayans Jr (Wasabi) and Genesis Rodriguez (Honey Lemon), ‘Big Hero 6′ is inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name and is set to hit cinemas on November 7th in the US and January 30th in the UK.