Armie Hammer News
thewrap.com – Walt Disney will be more judicious when it comes to greenlighting the next big budget film that doesn’t feature a member of the Marvel Comics or Star Wars universe. Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo said the studio had learned a valuable lesson from the failure of “The Lone Ranger.” The Johnny Depp Western cost a reported $215 million to produce and tens of millions more to market, but only netted $243 million worldwide. 31 weeks 5 days ago via theothersenhman
5:20 PM 9/3/2013 by Binh Ngo
Jared Harris is joining Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer in Guy Ritchie's The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Warner Bros. has announced (via Dark Horizons). Details of his role is unknown, but he'll play a person named Sanders. Cavill is playing CIA agent Napoleon Solo who must team up with Hammer's KGB agent Illya Kuryakin to stop a mysterious international criminal organization from distributing nuclear weapons.
feedproxy.google.com – Principal photography will get underway in the UK September 9 on Guy Ritchie's latest, "Man from U.N.C.L.E.," which brings CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Ilya Kuryakin of the popular 1960s TV series to the big screen. The film stars beefy Brit Henry Cavill (aka Superman) as Solo and Armie Hammer (aka the Lone Ranger) as Kuryakin, with Alicia Vikander ("A Royal Affair"), newly announced Jared Harris ("Mad Men," Ritchie's "Sherlock Holmes: 33 weeks 22 hours ago via brucelee
feedproxy.google.com – Ever since the film's embarrassing, sub-$30 million opening, the people behind The Lone Ranger have been complaining about critics. And now, as the film opens internationally, they seem to be doubling their efforts. That's where this interview clip with Yahoo U.K. comes in. For three minutes, it features Armie Hammer, ... 37 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman
12:14 PM 7/10/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Gore Verbinski does to The Lone Ranger what Sophia Coppola did to Marie Antoinette—bends a legend and a few histories into a tongue-in-cheek spirit animal—a thing that’s tasted both innocence and knowledge, a parent in the clothes of a plaything. Verbinski’s made almost a career out of his references to other films—if you’ve seen Rango you know how deep and crooked the layers can go—and with The Lone Ranger, references to the industrial age, the origin of animation and the corrupt standardization of both time and steam power are part of the mix.
11:06 AM 7/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
America has spoken, and it really isn't all that interested in seeing Disney's take on The Lone Ranger -- which is kind of a big deal for the studio's bottom line, seeing as how director Gore Verbinski reportedly spent $250 million even before the major marketing campaign kicked in.
screenrant.com – Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel – despite the divisive reaction from fans and critics – has proven itself a success, leading many to wonder exactly how Warner Bros. would proceed with its upcoming superhero films. Would the studio stick to its long-rumored 2015 release date for Justice League, possibly even rushing a Man of Steel sequel into production as well? 41 weeks 4 days ago via donnieyen
11:20 AM 7/5/2013 by Logan Falk
This weekend’s new releases got a head start on their weekend grosses, coming out in theaters on Wednesday (to make the most of the Fourth of July crowds, obviously). For the most part, this weekend belongs to fun family films, which can expect big receptions at the box office.