“Evil Fairy” & “Pretty Bird” Clips From ‘Maleficent’ – Starring Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley….
From Disney Pictures comes these two new clips from ‘Maleficent,’ the live action re-telling of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale. Lead by Angelina Jolie as Disney’s notorious evil queen, ‘Maleficent’ co-stars Elle Fanning as Aurora, and Sharlto Copley as Stefan, the half-human, half-fairy bastard son of the human king. In the film, Miranda Richardson plays Queen Ulla, a fairy queen who is Maleficent’s aunt – and dislikes her niece. Kenneth Cranham plays the human king who plots to conquer the fairy kingdom. Sam Riley takes the role of Diaval, a raven who changes into human form and is Maleficent’s right hand. Juno Temple, Imelda Staunton and Lesley Manville play the three pixie fairies in the tale.
Lionsgate send word that principal photography has commenced in Atlanta on the feature film adaptation of ‘Insurgent,’ the second installment of the “Divergent” action adventure franchise, starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet. Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer joins returning cast members Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q and Mekhi Phifer. ‘Insurgent’ is set for a March 20th, 2015 release date.
Based on author Veronica Roth’s New York Times best seller, the film is being directed by Robert Schwentke from a screenplay by Brian Duffield and Akiva Goldsman. Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher are producing the film through their Red Wagon Entertainment banner along with Pouya Shahbazian. Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman are executive producing through their Mandeville Films banner along with Neil Burger and Barry Waldman.
Karen Gillan & Taissa Farmiga Join Ethan Hawke & John Travolta In Ti West’s ‘In A Valley Of Violence’
‘Dr. Who,’ ‘Oculus’ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star Karen Gillan has joined Ethan Hawke, John Travolta, and Taissa Farmiga in writer-director Ti West and Blumhouse Productions’ revenge western ‘In A Valley Of Violence.’ Set for a late-June shoot, Gillan will play Ellen, the older sister to Farmiga’s character. Together they run a hotel in the town where Hawke’s drifter seeks vengeance for the death of his best friend. Gillan is the second repeat Blumhouse actor to fill out the Valley cast, as Hawke starred in the hugely profitable ‘Sinister’ and ‘The Purge’ for producer Jason Blum.
This new extended TV spot has arrived online from the upcoming sci-fi action adventure ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’ Set for release on May 30th in the UK and Ireland and June 6th in the US, the cast for ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ includes Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Kick Gurry, Dragomir Mrsic, Jeremy Piven, Charlotte Riley, Jonas Armstrong, and Franz Drameh. Doug Liman directs the film from a screenplay by Dante W. Harper, Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth and Christopher McQuarrie, based on the acclaimed novel ‘All You Need is Kill’ by Hiroshi Sakurazaka.
Creepy New TV Spot For Scott Derickson’s Horror/Thriller ‘Deliver Us From Evil’ – Starring Eric Bana, Edgar Ramirez, Olivia Munn…
Sony Pictures has unveiled this new “Chant” TV spot for ‘Deliver us from Evil,’ which comes from ‘Sinister’ and ‘Exorcism of Emily Rose’ writer-director Scott Derickson. Formerly known under the title ‘Beware the Night,’ the film stars the likes of Eric Bana, Edgar Ramirez, Olivia Munn, Sean Harris and Joel McHale. ‘Deliver us from Evil’ is the story of a New York cop (Bana) who meets a renegade priest (Ramírez) when he is pulled into a case which the priest convinces him, against the officer’s religious beliefs, is demonic related. Together they work to solve the case and combat the paranormal forces working against them. The film opens on July 2nd in the US and August 22nd in the UK.
In DELIVER US FROM EVIL, New York police officer Ralph Sarchie (Eric Bana), struggling with his own personal issues, begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest (Edgar Ramírez), schooled in the rituals of exorcism, to combat the frightening and demonic possessions that are terrorizing their city. Inspired by the book, which details Sarchie’s bone-chilling real-life cases.
With filming now well underway on ‘Jurassic World,’ director Colin Trevorrow has took to his Twitter account to reveal this new behind-the-scenes image from the long awaited film showcasing one of the new park’s veterinary services patches. ‘Jurassic World’ stars the likes Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Nick Robinson, Ty Simpkins, Omar Sy, Jake Johnson, Judy Greer, Irrfan Khan, Andy Buckley, original ‘Jurassic Park’ actor B.D. Wong and Vincent D’Onofrio, who will play the film’s villain.
Colin Trevorrow is directing the film from a script he wrote with Derek Connolly, though plot details remain under wraps. Trevorrow’s first film, ‘Safety Not Guaranteed,’ starred Pratt’s ‘Parks and Recreation’ love interest Aubrey Plaza. ‘Jurassic Park’ director Steven Spielberg is producing the sequel with Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley, and Universal will release ‘Jurassic World’ on June 12th, 2015. Michael Giacchino will compose the score for the film.