Currently filming ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,’ and with ‘Gone Girl’ hitting cinemas this week, Ben Affleck looks to have found his next acting role before he embarks on his next directorial effort, ‘Live By Night.’ Sources tell Variety that Affleck is in negotiations to star in the action thriller ‘The Accountant’ for Warner Bros. ‘Warrior’ director Gavin O’Connor is said to be the studios top choice to helm the film, although no offer has been made. Based on an original script by Bill Dubuque, ‘The Accountant’ centers on a mild-mannered accountant who moonlights as a lethal assassin. Affleck hopes to start filming ‘Live By Night’ next July.
“Recreating Hell” Featurette For ‘Fury’ – Starring Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Peña…
Written and directed by David Ayer, ‘Fury’ stars Brad Pitt as Don “Wardaddy” Collier, Shia LaBeouf as Boyd Swan, Logan Lerman as Norman Ellison, Michael Peña as Trini Garcia, and Jon Bernthal as Grady Travis. The likes of Jason Isaacs, Scott Eastwood, Xavier Samuel and Brad William Henke co-star. The film will open in the US on October 17th and in the UK on October 24th.
In ‘Fury’, it is April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.
Trailer & Poster For The Eddie Redmayne & Felicity Jones-Starring Stephen Hawking Biopic ‘The Theory Of Everything’
The good people over at Universal Pictures have unveiled this new poster and trailer for the Stephen Hawking drama ‘The Theory of Everything.’ Starring Eddie Redmayne as Hawking, the film is directed by Academy Award winner James Marsh (Man on Wire). The movie explores the excitement of the 1960s for Stephen as he studies at Cambridge University. At the dawn of a brilliant life’s work, he falls passionately in love with arts student Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). Their relationship leads him through personal and scientific challenges and breakthroughs, and as his world opens up he opens up the entire world to new ways of seeing.
New Trailer & Featurette For Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar': “Mankind’s Next Step Will Be Our Greatest”
Paramount Pictures have debuted a new trailer and behind-the-scenes feature for Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’ via the Space Hunt viral site. The featurette showcases writer-director Christopher Nolan and Kip Thorne, the film’s scientific adviser and noted theoretical physicist, discussing “the rules” of ‘Interstellar.’
Set for release on November 7th, the top-notch cast for Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’ includes Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, John Lithgow, Casey Affleck, David Gyasi, Wes Bentley, Mackenzie Foy, Timothée Chalamet, Topher Grace, David Oyelowo, Ellen Burstyn, Michael Caine and Matt Damon.
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage, Bill Hader & More Join The Voice Cast Of The ‘Angry Birds’ Movie
The voice cast has just been announced for Fergal Reilly and Clay Kaytis’ ‘Angry Birds,’ the upcoming 3D CG-animated film based on the bestselling app. According to the press release, Jason Sudeikis will lead the cast as Red, a bird with a temper problem. Josh Gad, in his first animated role since ‘Frozen,’ plays speedy Chuck, and Danny McBride portrays the volatile Bomb. Bill Hader has joined the pork side , Maya Rudolph will play Matilda, and Peter Dinklage will play the legendary Mighty Eagle. Also lending their voices to the video game adaptation are Keegan-Michael Key, Kate McKinnon, Tony Hale, Ike Barinholtz, Hannibal Buress, Cristela Alonzo, Jillian Bell, Danielle Brooks, singer Romeo Santos and YouTube stars Smosh (Ian Andrew Hecox and Anthony Padilla). The movie is slated for a July 1st, 2016 release and will be distributed worldwide by Sony Pictures. The script is written by Jon Vitti (The Simpsons).
From 20th Century Fox comes this second trailer for Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings.’ Starring Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Aaron Paul, Sigourney Weaver, Ben Kingsley, John Turturro and Indira Varma, ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ arrives in cinemas on December 12th in the US and December 26th in the UK.
The synopsis is as follows: From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS, the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of an empire. Using state of the art visual effects and 3D immersion, Scott brings new life to the story of the defiant leader Moses (Christian Bale) as he rises up against the Egyptian Pharoah Ramses (Joel Edgerton), setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.