Richard Jenkins News

Review: White House Down (A Future Theme Park Ride)

2:06 PM 6/28/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
During President Clinton’s re-election year, director Roland Emmerich sent aliens to blow up the White House on Independence Day. Emmerich is as workmanlike as he is schmaltzy, and when he sets Channing Tatum and daughter Joey King into a benign White House tour, he’s fanning familiar fantasies of historical involvement.

'White House Down' Trailer Offers Channing Tatum As America's Last Hope

9:14 AM 3/27/2013 by Jeff Giles
White House Down
After showing enough common courtesy to let 2013's other White House-set action thriller tank at the box office, Roland Emmerich is ready to start rolling out the big guns for his next explosion extravaganza. Ready to have your freedoms saved by Channing Tatum, America?

The Trailer and Poster for Roland Emmerich's White House Down – Sony Pictures Entertainment today unveiled the trailer for White House Down , coming to theaters on June 28, 2013. Directed by Roland Emmerich, the action thriller stars Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins and James Woods. 9 years 35 weeks ago via brucelee

What Flop? 'Jack Reacher' Crosses $200M Worldwide Mark

11:31 AM 2/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
Jack Reacher
For all that talk about disappointing grosses foiling plans for a franchise, it looks like Tom Cruise's Jack Reacher is still doing pretty well at the box office -- in fact, as Deadline reports, it just became Cruise's 19th film to break the $200 million mark.

Review: Killing Them Softly love-hates America

4:53 PM 12/4/2012 by Sara Vizcarrondo
We’re nearing the 2008 Election and starving crook Frankie (Scoot McNairy) just gave up his working class aspirations and returned to the Dry Cleaner with “all the angles.” There he learns about a card game they can heist while someone else takes the fall. Bigger than honor among thieves is justice among criminals, and in this Boston equivalent (the film was actually shot in New Orleans) Dillon (Sam Shepard) is the name spoken in hushed tones.


Kurt Russell, Peter Sarsgaard, Richard Jenkins and Jennifer Carpenter Join Horror Western BONE TOMAHAWK from Debut Director S. Craig Zahler

Kurt Russell – Some interesting casting has shaped up for debut director S. Craig Zahler's horror Western, Bone Tomahawk. It looks like Kurt Russell (The Thing), Peter Sarsgaard (Green Lantern), Richard Jenkins (The Cabin in the Woods) and Jennifer Carpenter (Dexter) are all on board. Bone Tomahawk "follows a sheriff (Russell), a gunslinger, a befuddled oldster (Jenkins) and a cowboy (Sarsgaard) as they attempt to rescue a group of captives (including Carpenter) from a band of cannibalistic troglodytes." If you ask me, there just aren't enough movies with troglodytes these days. 10 years 4 weeks ago via jetli

'Jack Reacher' New Poster

Jack Reacher – An new poster is now online for Tom Cruise’s latest crime thriller “Jack Reacher.” Written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie (Oscar-winning screenwriter of “The Unusual Suspects”), the film is based on Lee Child’s popular novel “One Shot,” which is the ninth book in a 15-volume series featuring the Reacher character.

10 years 6 weeks ago via brucelee

Liberal Arts

Posted September 3rd, 2012 by Binh Ngo

Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher (writer/director Josh Radnor) worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to speak at his retirement dinner, Jesse jumps at the chance.

The Company You Keep

Posted July 23rd, 2012 by Binh Ngo

Jim Grant (Robert Redford) is a public interest lawyer and single father raising his daughter in the tranquil suburbs of Albany, New York. Grant's world is turned upside down,when a brash young reporter named Ben Shepard (Shia LaBeouf) exposes his true identity as a former 1970s antiwar radical fugitive wanted for murder.


Richard Jenkins joins 'White House Down' – "Eat Pray Love" star Richard Jenkins is in talks for a key role alongside Channing Tatum in Sony's action drama "White House Down." 10 years 19 weeks ago via donnieyen
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