Trailer Watch: J. Edgar

I have mixed feelings about this first look at J. Edgar. Granted, Clint Eastwood is usually a pretty solid director and Dicaprio is always great, but apart from the aging makeup (which I’m reserving judgement on), sometimes biopics fall into a dangerous slow place. There is a lot to tell a story from here, so […]

Posted on September 20, 2011 at 23:52 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Quick Cuts: The Hunger Games gets a release date, Javier Bardem may be Roland in The Dark Tower and other stories

Get ready for the next big thing. Lionsgate has announced that the first film based on Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games trilogy will hit theaters on March 23, 2012. The young adult novels are the latest crossover craze, in the vein of Harry Potter or Twilight, and tell a story of gladiatorial games in a […]

Clint Eastwood’s J. Edgar continues to add to its cast

Clint Eastwood’s next film, the biopic J. Edgar, is shaping up. Deadline has announced that Josh Lucas (The Lincoln Lawyer) has signed on to play the aviator Charles Lindbergh. The film follows Hoover during the investigation into the mishandling of the infamous ‘Lindbergh baby’ case, so presumably Lucas’ role will be fairly significant. The film […]

Posted on January 18, 2011 at 22:40 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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