Sometimes movies just pop up on the schedule out of nowhere. Sure, we all knew that “American Ultra” starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart was coming, but Lionsgate whipped out its August release date suddenly only a few weeks ago. No matter, the stoner-action comedy is on its way and it looks like a blast of fun energy. Here’s the official synopsis: American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike (Eisenberg), a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe (Stewart), is suddenly turned upside down.
- The Wrap: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart Star in First ‘American Ultra’ Trailer, a Stoner’s Dream Action Movie (Video)
- Film School Rejects: American Ultra Trailers: Jesse Eisenberg is The Stoned Identity
- Bleeding Cool: Jesse Eisenberg Shows Off Bourne-Level Fighting In the Action-Comedy American Ultra
- MovieWeb: 'American Ultra' Trailer: Jesse Eisenberg Is a Sleeper Agent
- USA Today: Eisenberg, KStew get stoned in 'Ultra' trailer
- Hollywood Reporter: Cannes: IFC Nabs Kristen Stewart Drama 'Anesthesia'
- JoBlo: Witness the frying pan bullet trick in the red-band American Ultra trailer
Yahoo! Movies has posted the Red Band trailer for Liongates upcoming action-comedy film "American Ultra" starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart. The film was directed by Project X's Nima Nourizadeh.The film centers on Mike (Eisenberg), a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe (Stewart), is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent.
- Coming Soon: Red Band Trailer for American Ultra, Starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart
- The Playlist: Watch: Jesse Eisenberg And Kristen Stewart Go On In The Run In Red Band Trailer For 'American Ultra'
- SlashFilm: Red Band ‘American Ultra’ Trailer: Jesse Eisenberg and Kirsten Stewart’s Stoner Action Film
- Screen Crush: 'American Ultra' Red-Band Trailer: Jesse Eisenberg Gets Stoned and Kills a Bunch of Guys
- Horror Society: Goldberg & Eisenberg Hits US DVD Stands on June 23.
- We Got This Covered: Awesome American Ultra Trailer Reveals The Stoner’s Answer To Chuck
- AintItCool: This Amusing Trailer For AMERICAN ULTRA Is Red Band And NSFW!!
- Cinema Blend: Red-Band American Ultra Trailer Is Explosive, Funny And NSFW
- FirstShowing.net: Light 'Em Up - First Red Band Trailer for 'American Ultra' Blazes In
Focus Features is moving forward with a film adaptation of the Oni graphic novel The Coldest City by Antony Johnston and Sam Hart. The film will star Charlize Theron and be directed by John Wick’s David Leitch & Chad Stahelski from a script by Kurt Johnstad. The story is about a super spy (Theron) who, after an underground MI-6 officer is killed just before the fall of the Berlin Wall, must find a list he was smuggling into the West to protect herself and the counter intelligence community.
JOHN WICK directors David Leitch and Chad Stahelski will be back to helm a sequel and are attached to direct BLOODSHOT for Sony and Valiant Comics, however it appears the duo's next project will be an adaptation of Antony Johnston's The Coldest City. Deadline is reporting that Focus Features has picked up the rights to the graphic novel, and Charlize Theron will star in the planned film.... Read More...
- Screen Crush: Charlize Theron Teams With 'John Wick' Directors for 'The Coldest City'
- The Playlist: Charlize Theron Teams With 'John Wick' Directors For 'The Coldest City'
- ScreenRant: Charlize Theron to Headline Spy Thriller ‘The Coldest City’ from ‘John Wick’ Directors
- Cinema Blend: Charlize Theron Making A Super Spy Thriller With The John Wick Directors
- Dark Horizons: Theron, "Wick" Helmers Visit "Coldest City"
- Digital Spy: Charlize Theron to play a spy in forthcoming thriller The Coldest City
- We Got This Covered: Charlize Theron Is Heading To The Coldest City For Female-Led Action Film
- Empire Magazine: Charlize Theron Travels To The Coldest City
- Hollywood Reporter: Charlize Theron Questions Lack of Women in Action Films: "In a Post-Apocalyptic World, We Will Survive"
Any fan of Vin Diesel will tell you that the man delivers, whether it be performance or promotional material. In the case of THE LAST WITCH HUNTER, Vin just dropped a new teaser for the flick showing a bit of his character's past. If you were wondering where that sweet beard went to in the previous teaser trailer, look no further than this video! It's no secret that Vin is a huge... Read More...
Texas Chainsaw Massacre prequel Leatherface continues to be an…interesting…project. French filmmaking duo Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury are taking a very different approach to the origin story of chainsaw-wielding villain Leatherface — much different from the pretty terrible Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning. Some of their choices have seemed a bit odd, but their latest casting decision is inarguably exciting: The Conjuring and Almost Human star Lili Taylor has joined the cast. Continue reading…
- Hollywood Reporter: Lili Taylor Joins 'Texas Chainsaw' Prequel 'Leatherface'
- Digital Spy: Lili Taylor will play Leatherface's mother in Texas Chainsaw Massacre prequel
- We Got This Covered: Lili Taylor In For Texas Chainsaw Prequel Leatherface
Last fall, Lionsgate's action thriller John Wick won over both critics and fans alike as it reached sleeper hit status after grossing over $78 million worldwide on a modest $20 million budget. Rumors have circulated for months about a potential sequel, but nothing substantial had presented itself until now. Earlier today, Lionsgate officially announced that John Wick 2 is a go. Star Keanu Reeves (The Matrix) will return alongside original directors Chad Stahelski and David Leitch and original screenwriter David Kolstad. A release date is TBD.
- Dark Horizons: Keanu Reeves Set For "John Wick" Sequel
- MovieWeb: 'John Wick 2' Happening, Keanu Reeves Will Return!
- ScreenRant: ‘John Wick 2′ Officially Moving Forward with Keanu Reeves & Original Film’s Directors
- FirstShowing.net: It's Official - Lionsgate is Making 'John Wick 2' with Keanu Reeves
- Latino Review: Keanu Reeves Will Return for 'John Wick 2'
- IGN Movies: John Wick 2 Officially Announced
- Empire Magazine: John Wick 2 Officially A Go
- Entertainment Weekly: 'John Wick 2' is happening
The modern world holds many secrets, but the most astounding secret of all is that witches still live amongst us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world. Armies of witch hunters battled the unnatural enemy across the globe for centuries, including KAULDER, a valiant warrior who managed to slay the all-powerful QUEEN WITCH, decimating her followers in the process. In the moments right before her death, the QUEEN curses KAULDER with her own immortality, forever separating him from his beloved wife and daughter in the afterlife.
- Latino Review: Teaser Trailer and Poster Hit For Vin Diesel's 'The Last Witch Hunter'
- Cinema Blend: The Last Witch Hunter Trailer Has Vin Diesel Ready To Kick Some Evil Ass
- Badass Digest: Vin Diesel Wields A Flaming Sword In This THE LAST WITCH HUNTER Trailer
- Variety: Watch: First Trailer for Vin Diesel’s ‘The Last Witch Hunter’
- Hollywood Reporter: Watch Vin Diesel and His Sword of Fire in 'The Last Witch Hunter' Trailer
- Horror-Movies.ca: Vin Diesel’s ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Gets a Trailer
- Vulture: Vin Diesel’s Sword Is on Fire in the Last Witch Hunter Teaser Trailer
- Digital Spy: Vin Diesel goes to war in The Last Witch Hunter trailer
- USA Today: Diesel's 'Witch Hunter' teaser is ridiculous
- FirstShowing.net: Watch: Vin Diesel is Immortal in 'The Last Witch Hunter' Teaser Trailer
- MTV Movies Blog: Vin Diesel Literally Slays In Exclusive ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer
- JoBlo: Vin Diesel hunts forever in the teaser trailer for The Last Witch Hunter
- SlashFilm: ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer: Vin Diesel Battles Witches in Modern-Day New York
- HitFix: Vin Diesel is 'The Last Witch Hunter' in the first official trailer
- Screen Crush: 'The Last Witch Hunter' Trailer: Vin Diesel Wields a Flaming Sword
- Entertainment Weekly: Vin Diesel--and fiery sword--in 'Last Witch Hunter' trailer
- The Wrap: Vin Diesel Fights ‘A War Between Our World and The Next’ in ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer (Video)
- Dark Horizons: First Trailer: "The Last Witch Hunter"
- Empire Magazine: The Last Witch Hunter Teaser Trailer Flies In
[SPOILERS for The Divergent Series: Insurgent ahead.]Lionsgate/Summit’s The Divergent Series hasn’t reached Hunger Games levels of popularity, while the film adaptations have been more costly to produce than fellow YA dystopia movie franchise The Maze Runner.
- Hollywood Reporter: Jeff Daniels Joining 'Divergent' Series in Key Role (Exclusive)
- We Got This Covered: The Newsroom’s Jeff Daniels Boards Two-Part Divergent Finale Allegiant In Key Role
- JoBlo: Jeff Daniels to join the Divergent series for a "key role"
- Coming Soon: Jeff Daniels Boards The Divergent Series: Allegiant Parts 1 & 2
- Screen Crush: 'Allegiant' Adds Jeff Daniels in Crucial Role to Close Out the 'Divergent' Saga
- FirstShowing.net: Jeff Daniels Takes Major Role in Two-Part 'Divergent' Finale 'Allegiant'
- Cinema Blend: Jeff Daniels Is Joining The Divergent Series, Get The Details
- Variety: Jeff Daniels Joins Final ‘Divergent’ Movies
- Rotten Tomatoes: News: Jeff Daniels Joins Divergent Franchise
- Dark Horizons: Jeff Daniels Joins Final "Divergent" Films
- Digital Spy: Lionsgate wants Jeff Daniels to join final Divergent movies
- Empire Magazine: Jeff Daniels Added To Allegiant
- Entertainment Weekly: Casting Net: Jeff Daniels in talks to join final 'Divergent' films
- Latino Review: The 'Divergent Series' Just Got 'Dumber'
Would you like to see JOHN WICK directors Chad Stahelski and David Leitch behind the camera for a comic book movie? I sure the hell would, and according to Latino-Review, it just might happen. The site is claiming that the duo are being courted to direct a DC film. Unfortunately, LR isn't sure which movie Stahelski and Leitch are being considered for. But with Zack Snyder directing THE JUSTICE... Read More...
- Chud: Rumor du Jour: ‘John Wick’ Directors Could Play in the DC Universe
- ScreenRant: Rumor: ‘John Wick’ Directors Circling a DC Movie – Could It Be ‘Aquaman’?
- Dark Horizons: DCU Rumors: Red Hood, "John Wick" Helmers?
- MovieWeb: 'John Wick' Directors Wanted for DC Movie, Is It 'Aquaman'?
- Screen Crush: 'Suicide Squad' Plot Reportedly Involves Jason Todd, 'John Wick' Directors Eyed for DC Film
- MovieWeb: 'Batman v Superman' Rumors: Robin, Red Hood &amp; the Joker