Scarlett Johansson News
feedproxy.google.com – The second trailer for Spike Jonze's Her features an insightful, disheveled Amy Adams asking the million-dollar question: might Joaquin Phoenix's relationship with his operating system be real after all? No? What if he takes her to the beach in his pocket? Or for a visit to the fair? What if ... 4 days 3 hours ago via theothersenhman
feedproxy.google.com – While it’s exciting that Scarlett Johansson was able to use only her sultry rasp to bring Her’s titular character to life, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association decided that her vocal performance in Spike Jonze’s latest film doesn’t qualify for a Golden Globe. The Wrap reports that though nominations for the ... 1 week 4 days ago via jackiechan
3:04 PM 11/25/2013 by Jeff Giles
The lion's share of the attention surrounding Captain America: The Winter Soldier has centered on directors Joe and Anthony Russo's stated intention to spin the Cap sequel as a gritty '70s political thriller, as well as the first appearance of Sebastian Stan as the titular antagonist. But there's a whole lot of other stuff going on in the movie, including Anthony Mackie's debut as Cap's buddy the Falcon -- and Frank Grillo popping up as his persistent comics adversary Crossbow.
feedproxy.google.com – In case you missed the recent news, Scarlett Johansson just won the Best Actress award at the 2013 Rome Film Festival for her voice only role in Spike Jonze's amazing film Her. Normally one single award means very little in the grand scheme of things (as I wrote about here), but to at least some degree Johansson and her performance is a bit of a special case this year. 2 weeks 4 days ago via donnieyen
11:09 AM 11/14/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Vincent Landay, producer of Spike Jonze’s newest film Her, attended a screening of the movie in San Francisco on Wednesday night. “This is the first script Spike wrote entirely and may be his most personal picture,” Landay reports. This screening, at Delancey Screening Room, was one of the first audience screenings of the film’s final cut.
6:32 PM 10/30/2013 by Jeff Giles
Joss Whedon has lined up one whopper of a cast for The Avengers: Age of Ultron, but just like Jell-O, there's always room for Aaron Taylor-Johnson: confirming months of rumors, he's just been added to the lineup for the Avengers sequel, in which he's set to play the speedy mutant known as Quicksilver.
4:26 PM 10/24/2013 by Jeff Giles
Before Marvel started rolling film on its Captain America film franchise, there was a lot of conjecture about what the studio could do to make an old goody-two-shoes like the Captain relevant for modern moviegoers -- a question they promptly solved by turning Captain America: The First Avenger into a World War II adventure flick that paid homage to the Saturday serial classics while setting up the character's move into the present.
7:49 AM 10/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
No matter how he's presented, James Spader as the titular murderous robot in Marvel's The Avengers: Age of Ultron seems like brilliant casting -- as he's currently proving in his NBC series The Blacklist, Spader excels at playing queerly creepy, dispassionate bad guys, and his villainous vibe should be perfect for the voice of the frighteningly powerful Avengers adversary.
6:01 AM 10/3/2013 by Jeff Giles
It takes a lot of moxie to break the cone of silence around a Marvel Studios production. Fortunately for information-hungry fans, Samuel L. Jackson has no shortage of the stuff -- and since he's in pretty much all of the studio's films, he can spill plenty of beans when he wants to.