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6 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Why Tom Hardy Will Probably Never Make Another Romantic Comedy Again

Tom Hardy is best known for his serious work, be it turning up the drama in features like Warrior and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy or just turning into a full-blown monster, as seen in movies like Bronson and The Dark Knight Rises . That said, two years ago he decided to branch out with a bit of lighter fare and tried doing a romantic comedy.


Related Topix: This Means War, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Bronson, Warrior, Lawless

7 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

Oscar winners hit town in new film

Next up on the programme at the Stafford Cinema on Tuesday is the powerful UK-US collaboration Locke, starring Tom Hardy of The Dark Knight Rises and Inception fame. Other top names heading for Stafford's big screen include Judi Dench and Steve Coogan in the heart-wrenching Philomena; Justin Timberlake and Carey Mulligan in the Coen brothers' Inside Llewyn Davis; Philip Seymour Hoffman in A Late Quartet, one of his final roles; and Oscar-nominated Bruce Dern in the bleakly funny road movie Nebraska.


Related Topix: Tom Hardy, Carey Mulligan

11 hrs ago |

'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 .


Related Topix: James Gandolfini, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Lawless, Tom Hardy, Prometheus

17 hrs ago | Radio Times

No more rom-coms for Tom Hardy

The 36-year-old actor has said that he had such a bad time filming Reese Witherspoon romantic comedy This Means War that he never wants to do one again. We have to admit that the film, which saw Hardy play a CIA agent who realises he is dating the same woman as his best friend, was a little out of his usual remit.


Related Topix: This Means War, Lawless, Tom Hardy, Celebrities, Reese Witherspoon

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Jacob Tomuri: Double take

Stuntman and actor Jacob Tomuri is riding a Hollywood high. He'd like to stick to acting but his stunt work as Tom Hardy's double keeps him ultra-busy, writes Veronica Schmidt.


Related Topix: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Tom Hardy


In 'The Drop,' Mob Bosses Bully Sad Characters At A Bar In Brooklyn

This is FRESH AIR. In the mob thriller "The Drop," Tom Hardy plays a Brooklyn bartender beset by cops, gangsters and whoever abused a puppy he's now caring for.


Related Topix: The Drop, Books, Tom Hardy, Boston, MA

Fri Sep 12, 2014

'The Trip to Italy' Movie Review

It's the end of summer and you didn't get to take that dream vacation to Europe. Well if you go see 'The Trip to Italy ,' you'll be able to live vicariously through comics Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as they traipse through fancy hotels, gourmet restaurants and breathtaking landscapes.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Trip, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Steve Coogan

National Review Online

SlideshowThe Batmobile

Need a ride? Director Zack Snyder has unveiled this picture of the new-look Batmobile that will appear in his upcoming film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice , coming out in 2015. Here's a look at the rugged new superhero SUV, its iconic predecessors, and some real-life roadsters.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Adventure, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Animated TV, The Dark Knight, Batman Returns

Film Threat

the Drop

Fox Searchlight Presents a Chernin Entertainment Production. Directed by MichaA l R. Roskam Screenplay by Dennis Lehane, based on his short story "Animal Rescue."


Related Topix: Bullhead, Rust and Bone, Lawless, Tom Hardy, New York


Tom Hardy Calls Filming 'This Means War' Miserable: I Felt Like an 'Other'

The Dark Knight Rises star revealed to USA Today that after filming the successful 2012 romantic comedy This Means War , also starring Chris Pine and Reese Witherspoon, he's not interested in ever returning to that genre of cinema. "I love to do things I hadn't done before," he said before going into his negative experience while working on This Means War .


Related Topix: This Means War, Tom Hardy, Chris Pine, Celebrities, Reese Witherspoon, Movies, Entertainment


Hollywood star Tom Hardy joins cast of Peaky Blinders for series two

The 36-year-old Londoner has been added to the cast of the popular BBC series, which is set in 1920s Birmingham. The Peaky Blinders Facebook page announced that Hardy would feature in the second series as a charismatic leader who presents a unique opportunity to gang leader Tommy Shelby, played by Cillian Murphy.


Related Topix: Lawless, Tom Hardy, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Greater London County, England, Cillian Murphy, Inception


Anne Hathaway, Michelle Pfeiffer, Camren Bicondova: The battle of the Catwoman actresses

Here we take a quick look at some of our favourites. Anne Hathaway , who played the role of Selina Kyle aka Catwoman in the Christopher Nolan movie The Dark Knight Rises , who gave us that brilliant performance in the 1992 Tim Burton movie Batman Returns .


Related Topix: Anne Hathaway, Crime Movies, Batman Returns, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Michelle Pfeiffer

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Genesee Country Express

Movie review: You never know what will happen next in 'The Drop'

A drop bar, for those of you not connected with the mob, is one of those seedy little urban taverns where dirty money lands for a while, until it's picked up by people you don't ever want to be around. In the case of this story, the bar is Cousin Marv's in Brooklyn, where quiet, slightly addled Bob tends, and former owner Marv now only manages the place after losing it - through debt - to some really scary Russians.


Related Topix: Bronson, RocknRolla, Tom Hardy

E! Online

Tom Hardy Loves Dogs, Bonded With The Drop Puppies--See Photos of the Actor With His Furry Friends

The 36-year-old British actor, who played the villain Bane in The Dark Knight Rises , and longtime partner Charlotte Riley have two dogs of their own. He also helps others find homes and bonds with dogs he works with.


Related Topix: Tom Hardy

WNDH-FM Napoleon

James Gandolfini's last film- a crime drama that begs the question...

Based on a short story by Dennis Lehane , the story centers on a lonely bartender in a seedy Brooklyn bar who along with James Gandolfini as his boss/uncle funnels cash to local gangsters. Gandolfini plays the very familiar role of a bad dude.


Related Topix: Tom Hardy


Holy new Batmobile

The No. 5 Batmobile , or "Tumbler," appeared in the Christopher Nolan trilogy, 'Batman Begins' , 'The Dark Knight' , and 'The Dark Knight Rises' .


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Action Movies, The Dark Knight, Thriller, Autos

Wed Sep 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Interview: The many voices of Tom Hardy

Think of Tom Hardy and what likely first comes to mind is his stout physical presence: his muscled mixed-martial arts fighter in Warrior or his hulking Batman villain, Bane, in The Dark Knight Rises ." But Hardy is, first and foremost, a talker.


Related Topix: Bronson, Warrior, Tom Hardy


New Batmobile captured near Detroit set

Filming of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is underway in Detroit, with discreetly snapped pictures of stars Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill becoming increasingly common fixtures on the social media of Detroiters. Rather than get another snap of Affleck walking into the gym or restaurant, though, one Instagrammer has captured what are believed to be the first images of the Dark Knight's new ride.


'The Drop' delivers hefty crime drama thrills

Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost. What is the nature of evil? Among other things, it is this query that is pondered in The Drop , directed by MichaA l R. Roskam .


Related Topix: Bronson, Warrior, This Means War, RocknRolla

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Dark Horizons News

Neeson Open To Playing Ra's Al Ghul Again

With Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy over, Liam Neeson has essentially hung up the role of Batman villain Ra's Al Ghul which he played in 2005's "Batman Begins" and briefly reprised in a cameo in 2012's "The Dark Knight Rises".


Related Topix: Celebrities, Liam Neeson