Prometheus: Fire and Stone #1
The Prometheus had voyaged into the far reaches of space in an effort to discover the secret origin of mankind. It never returned.
Noomi Rapace Left Tongue-tied By James Gandolfini
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo star Noomi Rapace was left tongue-tied when she first met her larger-than-life The Drop co-star James Gandolfini because he was everything she feared he would be. The new thriller was The Sopranos star's final film and Rapace can still vividly remember the day he walked into a diner to meet her and director Michael Roskam for the first time.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
'The Drop' Movie Review
"We're all dead men walking. We just don't know it yet." That and many other prophetic lines come from the late James Gandolfini .
Fri Sep 12, 2014
The Drop gets a rise
Hollywood heavyweights have had such a blast bringing Dennis Lehane novels to the screen that it's no surprise the author himself has elected to get in on the good times. In the wake of Clint Eastwood's Mystic River , Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island and - the best of the bunch - Ben Affleck's Gone Baby Gone comes The Drop , with Lehane adapting his own short story "Animal Rescue."
Cinema Blend News
Are There Clues To Prometheus 2 In This New Comic Book Series?
Earlier this week, Dark Horse Comics unveiled the first issue of Prometheus: Fire and Stone - a new four-part miniseries that finds a second crew heading to LV-223 in search of the wreckage of the ill-fated expedition featured in Ridley Scott's 2013 film. With Scott talking regularly about shooting a sequel to Prometheus , we were curious as to what we might be able to glean about a second film's direction from the new comic series.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Film Scene: Take your pick from new 'worst film' contenders
When a studio refuses to offer sneak previews of a new film to established critics in advance of said film's release, there's probably a very good reason why. Think about it.
Clueless Movie Reviews: "The Drop"
The Drop is a quietly intense and riveting crime drama that takes hold of you with its authenticity, its creative camera work, its surprisingly nuanced characters and the performances that bring those characters to life. For actors Tom Hardy and the late James Gandolfini, it's precisely the kind of consummate, committed work audiences have come to expect when they take on serious roles.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Noomi Rapace balances dark characters in The Drop with sunny outlook
She's played characters so dark and brooding that when Noomi Rapace opens the door with a high-beam smile and a head of sunny blond hair, it takes a moment to recalibrate. The Swedish actress who etched her persona into the pop culture psyche as Lisbeth Salander in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is still dressed in black, wearing chunky platform boots and looking latter-day Goth, but there's a genuine happy vibe that immediately makes you feel all warm and fuzzy.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
The Geek Beat Guide: An 'Aliens'/'Prometheus' Crossover, Supersized 'Star Wars' Swag, and More
Last week's fall-preview edition of the Geek Beat ran through most of the big movies hitting theaters and arriving on DVD and Blu-ray over the next few months, so this month's guide to movie-related geekery hitting shelves will have a decidedly comics-and-collectibles angle. There's a lot to like about this month's list of stuff to read, collect, and otherwise stash on your shelf.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Sean Harris to play Mission Impossible villain?
According to Deadline, the 'Prometheus' actor has been offered the lead role by Paramount studios and Skydance Productions but is yet to sign on the dotted line as negotiations for the star to join the project are still ongoing. Sean previously starred in the horror film, 'Creep' and Stephen Morton in the television show, 'Southcliffe' for which he won a BAFTA for Best Actor earlier this year.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Exodus: Gods & Kings (Ridley Scott) - The World Featurette
Twentieth Century Fox present the theatrical release of Exodus: Gods & Kings in the UK and Ireland on December 26, 2014. From acclaimed director Ridley Scott comes the epic adventure Exodus: Gods & Kings , the story of one man's daring courage to take on the might of an empire.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 5 Close to Super Creepy Villain in Sean Harris
I'm more excited for Mission: Impossible 5 than I have been for any other film in the franchise. It seems like the series finally hit a nice stride in the 4th installment, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol , so hopefully they used what worked about that film as a blueprint moving forward.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
New 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Featurette Highlights Epic Scale
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Concert season begins for North Shore orchestras
Fall concerts by symphony orchestras on the North Shore begin early in September and go well into December. Make a note of the ones that appeal to you and buy some tickets.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Exodus: Gods and Kings Featurette; Ridley Scott Promises to Deliver a True Epic
"I felt there was a beauty to the massive scale of [the material] You're working with at least 700 crew plus the 4,000 extras. And of course the armies will be expanded exponentially: 4,000 will be tiled and grown into 20,000."
This Recut 'Monsters, Inc.' Trailer Is Less 'Awww,' More 'Ahhhh!'
Despite the fact that it's called "Monsters, Inc." and stars actual monsters, it's generally accepted that the 2001 Pixar movie is actually pretty cute and cuddly.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
'Bladerunner 2': When Will Ridley Scott Give Us a Sequel?
Ridley Scott is known for juggling multiple huge projects at once and it seems like this year is no different.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fassbender can't hide talent in 'Frank'
The actor Michael Fassbender is of the sort who makes it difficult for the rest of us.
Ridley Scott: Of course the Blade Runner sequel involves Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford is in the middle of reprising one iconic role, returning to the Star Wars franchise as Han Solo, and now director Ridley Scott has confirmed he'll be back in the Blade Runner camp.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Charlize Theron feels more sensual with age
Charlize Theron thinks women only ''come into their prime'' in their 40s and admits she feels more sensual and secure about her looks as she gets older.