Emma Thompson News
3:19 PM 5/5/2014 by Jeff Giles
After many years in and out of development -- and the significant (but ultimately temporary) setback caused by the death of his onetime co-star, Paul Newman -- Robert Redford is finally setting out on A Walk in the Woods, his long hoped-for adaptation of Bill Bryson's comedic mid-life travel memoir about walking the Appalachian Trail with a friend.
variety.com – Emma Thompson, Nick Offerman and Kristen Schaal have joined Robert Redford in the independent drama “A Walk in the Woods.” Wildwood Enterprises and Route One Films started production Monday on the film, an adaptation of travel writer Bill Bryson’s memoir. Ken Kwapis (“He’s Just Not That Into You”) is directing from a script by “Little... 15 weeks 4 days ago via donnieyen
feedproxy.google.com – Robert DeNiro, Emma Thompson, Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence have been added to the list of presenters for Saturday's ceremony.The full list of presenters for Saturday's Screen Actors Guild Awards has been announced, and it features a number of A-list stars and Hollywood icons. Occurring just six days after many attended the Golden Globes on Jan. 31 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan
6:36 PM 12/30/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Saving Mr. Banks is a surprisingly apologetic celebration of Papa Walt and the herculean effort required to bring Mary Poppins to screen. The drama escapes whatever litigious truthiness is basic to the situation (Walt pestered the rights owner to submission) and somehow writers Kelly Marcel and Sue Smith wrestle this into a story about recovering from damaging parents.
New in Theaters: 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues,' 'Walking with Dinosaurs,' 'American Hustle,' 'Saving Mr. Banks'
12:35 AM 12/21/2013 by Logan Falk
We’ve quite the large batch of new releases heading our way this weekend; while a group of four new releases can be rare, rarer still is that three out of the four were met with decent critical reception, with the lowest rating received (of the well-received films) being 75%.
deadline.com – The National Board of Review has named HER the 2013 Best Film of the Year. Below is a full list of the awards given by the National Board of Review: Best Film: HER Best Director: Spike Jonze, HER Best Actor: Bruce Dern, NEBRASKA Best Actress: Emma Thompson, SAVING MR. 37 weeks 2 days ago via theothersenhman
12:46 AM 11/18/2013 by Fred Topel
Nanny McPhee was set to be a franchise for Emma Thompson, starring as the magical governess who teaches kids to behave. Based on the Christianna Brand books, 2005’s Nanny McPhee led to a 2010 sequel, Nanny McPhee Returns so there are many fans of the nanny. Unfortunately, those fans will not be getting a trilogy, and Thompson was sorry to break it to us.
fb.indiewire.com – After premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival last month, "The Love Punch" has just been picked up for distribution by Ketchup Entertainment, who are eyeing a release for next year. The romantic caper follows Richard (Pierce Brosnan) and Kate (Emma Thompson), a divorced couple who reunite after having their pension stolen by a corrupt businessman. 44 weeks 19 hours ago via brucelee
Millennium Sets Milla Jovovich, Emma Thompson, Pierce Brosnan, Angie Bassett For 'Survivor' Thriller Pic
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Millennium Films has set Milla Jovovich, Emma Thompson, Pierce Brosnan and Angela Bassett to star in Survivor, a thriller that James McTeigue will direct starting January 20 in London. Charles Winkler and Irwin Winkler are producing. Bill Shelby wrote the script. Jovovich plays a State Department employee newly posted to the American embassy in London where she is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the U.S. 45 weeks 4 days ago via theothersenhman