Behind-The-Scenes Featurette For Terry Gilliam’s ‘The Zero Theorem’ – Starring Christoph Waltz, Tilda Swinton, Ben Whishaw…
Terry Gilliam takes us behind-the-scenes on his new sci-fi fantasy to explain why size really does matter in ‘The Zero Theorem.’ Starring Christoph Waltz, David Thewlis, Melanie Thierry, Lucas Hedges, Ben Whishaw, Matt Damon, Peter Stormare, and Tilda Swinton, ‘The Zero Theorem’ is set for release in the UK on May 14th. Expect word on the film’s US release shortly.
‘The Zero Theorem’ is set in a world that seems right in Terry Gilliam’s wheelhouse. Living in an Orwellian corporate world where “mancams” serve as the eyes of a shadowy figure known only as Management, Qohen (Waltz), an eccentric and reclusive computer genius, works on a mysterious project aimed at discovering the purpose of existence – or the lack thereof – once and for all.
The Solution Entertainment Group has revealed this first look at Pierce Brosnan in the upcoming spy thriller ‘November Man.’ Directed by Roger Donaldson and written by Michael Finch and Karl Gajdusek, the film co-stars Luke Bracey and Olga Kurylenko. The movie is based on Bill Granger’s ‘There Are No Spies,’ the seventh book in Granger’s 13-part ‘November Man’ series. The brief synopsis given for the film is as follows: An ex-CIA operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect.” Expect more details about the film shortly.
Poster & Trailer For ‘The Two Faces Of January’ – Starring Viggo Mortensen, Oscar Isaac & Kirsten Dunst
StudioCanal has unveiled, via Empire, this new trailer and one-sheet for the upcoming thriller, ‘The Two Face of January.’ Lead by Viggo Mortensen, Oscar Isaac and Kirsten Dunst, the film is based on the novel of the same name by Patricia Highsmith, adapted for the screen by Academy Award nominee Hossein Amini (Drive, Snow White and the Huntsman, The Wings of the Dove). Amini is also making his directional debut on the film. The official synopsis can be read below. ‘The Two Faces Of January’ is screening at the Berlin Film Festival before opening in May.
1962. A glamorous American couple, the charismatic CHESTER MACFARLAND (Viggo Mortensen) and his alluring younger wife COLETTE (Kirsten Dunst), are in Athens during a European vacation. While sightseeing at the Acropolis they encounter RYDAL (Oscar Isaac), a young, Greek-speaking American who is working as a tour guide, scamming female tourists on the side. Drawn to Colette’s beauty and impressed by Chester’s wealth and sophistication, Rydal gladly accepts their invitation to dinner.
Warner Bros. Pictures send word that they are holding a casting call for ‘Pan,’ an all-new tale about author J.M. Barrie’s beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. Director Joe Wright is searching for an aspiring male actor aged 11-13, who is no taller than 5ft 4inches, for the title role of Peter Pan. Auditions will be held on February 23rd at London’s Wembley Arena and the young hopefuls must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
The film will look into the origins of Pan, an orphan who is taken to the magical world of Neverland where he goes into battle against the evil pirates and becomes a hero among the natives. Garret Hedlund is pegged to play evil pirate Captain Hook while Hugh Jackman will play the villainous Captain Blackbeard. ‘Pan’ is set to hit the big-screen on June 26, 2015. Joe Wright previously directed ‘Pride & Prejudice,’ ‘Atonement,’ ‘The Soloist,’ ‘Hanna’ and ‘Anna Karenina.’
THR bring word that Idris Elba and Sam Worthington will team up with Noomi Rapace in ‘Alive Alone,’ a New York-set thriller marking the directorial debut of Khurram Longi. Elba will star as Jamal, an ex-detainee of Guantanamo Bay working as a taxi driver, and Rapace will play Sarah, a prostitute on the run from a feared crime boss. When their worlds collide, they unexpectedly find salvation in each other. Worthington will play the crime boss Murphy. Thunder Road Pictures will make the movie which is being touted to buyers during the European Film Market by Protagonist Pictures. ‘Alive Alone’ shoots next month.
Recently seen in ‘Pacific Rim,’ ‘Thor: The Dark World,’ and ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,’ Idris Elba also has ’Beasts of No Nation,’ ‘The Gunman,’ ‘No Good Deed,’ ‘Bastille Day,’ ‘Second Coming’ and a ‘Luther’ movie on the horizon. Sam Worthington recently signed up to reprise his role in all three of the upcoming ‘Avatar’ sequels. He’ll next be seen in ‘Sabotage,’ ‘For the Dogs,’ ‘The Keeping Room’ and ‘Kidnapping Freddy Heineken.’
Universal Pictures has unveiled five clips from ‘Non-Stop,’ which opens on February 28th. Liam Neeson leads ‘Non-Stop,’ a suspense thriller played out at 40,000 feet in the air. During a transatlantic flight from New York City to London, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks (Neeson) receives a series of cryptic text messages demanding that he instruct the government to transfer $150 million into an off-shore account. Until he secures the money, a passenger on his flight will be killed every 20 minutes. ‘Non-Stop,’ which reunites Neeson with ‘Unknown’ director Jaume Collet-Serra and producer Joel Silver, co-stars Golden Globe Award winner Julianne Moore, Lupita Nyong’o, Scoot McNairy, Nate Parker, Anson Mount, Michelle Dockery, and Corey Stoll.
From Jaume Collet-Serra (Unknown) comes a new action thriller starring Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore and Michelle Dockery. Bill Marks (Neeson) is a burned-out veteran of the Air Marshals service. He views the assignment not as a life-saving duty, but as a desk job in the sky. However, today’s flight will be no routine trip. Shortly into the transatlantic journey from New York to London, he receives a series of mysterious text messages ordering him to have the government transfer $150 million into a secret account, or a passenger will die every 20 minutes.