Jared Harris has been cast as Captain Francis Crozier, Captain of the HMS Terror in AMC’s anthology series The Terror – based on the novel by Dan Simmons.
The Terror begins production in Budapest this winter aiming at a 2017 debut. Read on for details.
Continue reading Jared Harris Boards AMC’s Anthology Series The Terror!
With the remake being helmed by the guy who did Monster House, Gil Kenan, and produced by Sam ‘Evil Dead’ Raimi, I’m expecting great things from 20th Century Fox’s Poltergeist.
Check out the first TV spot for the remake after the jump. Poltergeist opens on May 22nd.
Continue reading Spooky Remake Trailer: Poltergeist!
Napoleon Solo and Ilya Kuryakin – names to conjure with. The former the best agent for the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement; the latter the youngest and best agent to join the KGB in its history. The two became the best partnership in espionage circles in the classic series The Man From U.N.C.L.E. – portrayed by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum.
Now, Guy Ritchie – he of darkly twisted crime films like Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, and the steampunky resurrection of Sherlock Holmes – has adapted the series for film by updating it and setting it firmly in… the sixties.
Now we have Henry (Superman) Cavill as Solo and Armie (The Lone Ranger) Hammer as Kuryakin – but the basic situation remains much the same. The only question is this: what’s U.N.C.LE. got to do with it? As the movie’s first trailer shows, the pairing looks awfully good. Check it out after the jump. The Man From U.N.C.L.E. opens on August 14th.
Continue reading Cold War Deja Vu Trailer: The Man From U.N.C.L.E.!
The Poltergeist remake looks a lot scarier than the original – at least, judging by the trailer. It also has a terrific cast that includes Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt and Jared Harris.
Poltergeist opens July 24th. Check out the trailer after the jump.
Continue reading It’s He-e-e-re! The Poltergeist Trailer!
Jared Harris’ run on AMC’s Mad Men came to a conclusion on Sunday when Lane Pryce mad a shocking choice after being confronted by Don Draper over a forged check.
On Monday, Harris spoke with a group of journalists/bloggers about his run on the cult hit series – and Lane’s fate in particular.
Continue reading Mad Men’s Jared Harris On Lane Pryce’s Fate!
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is almost as much fun as it predecessor but it may have been a mistake using Holmes’ greatest foe – Professor James Moriarty [The Napoleon of Crime] – so soon.
Continue reading Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows – Ritchie’s Second Victorian Romp Darker But Still Fun!