Sylvester Stallone-scripted HOMEFRONT with Jason Statham/James Franco gets distributor/release date!
web1.aintitcool.com – Howdy do, everyone, Papa Vinyard here. Deadline has announced that Open Road Films (END OF WATCH, THE GREY) and Endgame Releasing (LOOPER, SIDE EFFECTS) are set to distribute the new Jason Statham flick HOMEFRONT this October. The actioner has Statham playing a former DEA agent who takes his daughter and settles down in a small town to get away from it all. 1 week 11 hours ago via brucelee
fb.indiewire.com – With grosses approaching $20 million and still going strong, the breakout box-office success of Jeff Nichols' "Mud" seems to have surprised many people. But reading The Wrap's report that the film "has played very strongly in the South" surprised me not at all, because "Mud" is the best Southern film I’ve seen in ages. 1 week 1 day ago via jackiechan
moviesblog.mtv.com – We already know that the runway from the end of "Fast & Furious 6" was impossibly long, but how did they make it look so damn real? Find out in a behind-the-scenes featurette below. Also, get your first look at Robert De Niro, family man, in today's Dailies! » "The Intership" might be the biggest hit of 2005. 2 weeks 13 hours ago via jackiechan
Film: Newswire: Al Pacino explained why he turned down playing Han Solo and John McClane, not that explanation is necessary
avclub.com – Those up on their Star Wars trivia likely already know that Harrison Ford only won the role of Han Solo after seemingly every other viable male actor of the ’70s was considered, a roster that's been rumored to include Nick Nolte, Kurt Russell, Burt Reynolds, Jack Nicholson, Christopher Walken, Perry King, Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, James Caan, and even Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, and Steve Martin (with Martin’s near-miss continuing to cause confusion to this day). 2 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman
fb.indiewire.com – Over his career, Neil Jordan has had more than his fair share of experience with fantastical tales thanks for efforts like "The Company Of Wolves," "Interview With A Vampire" and "Ondine." And later this summer, he returns to the world of bloodsuckers with "Byzantium." It's taken a while, but Hollywood has finally caught up with the fact that audiences love a good fairy tale, and it's definitely one of the hottest trends right now (just look at Disney's upcoming slate of "Cinderella," "Maleficent" and "Alice In Wonderland 2"), but frankly, Jordan thinks those big money productions aren't meeti 2 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee
moviesblog.mtv.com – It's not a spoiler to say that there is going to be a good deal of naked Ken Jeong in "The Hangover: Part III." Leslie Chow is back and crazier than ever in the new film, and Jeong believes that being naked is a necessary part of his character's personality. 3 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee