Sean Penn News


New 'Gangster Squad' Photos Pop With Explosive Tommy Gun Fire From An Angry Sean Penn – While that rumored appearance at Cannes never happened (and given the mixed reception to the similar period shoot-em-up "Lawless," perhaps it was a good move), the buzz is starting to build on Warner Bros' "Gangster Squad." A trailer landed a few weeks back, and soon after it was given a September 7th release date, where it'll compete directly with John Hillcoat's film for the late summer/early fall audience that saw films like "The Town" and "Contagion" become hits in the last few years. 9 years 22 weeks ago via jetli

Sean Penn In Talks To Join Ben Stiller's 'The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty' Remake

Sean Penn – EXCLUSIVE: Sean Penn is in negotiations to play a small but pivotal supporting role in 20th Century Fox’s remake of The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, the comedy that Ben Stiller is directing, with Stiller playing the title role. Penn will play the role of a photographer. Stiller plays the timid magazine photo manager who goes off on an escapade to find a missing negative. 9 years 26 weeks ago via brucelee

Robocop Cast May Include Edward Norton, Rebecca Hall, Gael Garcia Bernal & Sean Penn

Robocop – With Joel Kinnaman confirmed for the lead role, Jose Padilha set to direct and Sony on board to distribute it, the primary mysteries of the Robocop remake have been solved. But of course, Kinnaman needs a supporting cast to back him, and since he's largely an unknown actor, it's not surprising to see that the studio wants some bigger names to sign on board and join him. 9 years 27 weeks ago via jackiechan

Sean Penn May Join Alejandro González Iñárritu's 'Film-Flam Man' (Possibly Retitled 'Red Flag')

Sean Penn – Circa last summer, Sean Penn was one of the actors (along with Leonardo DiCaprio) that were interested and circling an Alejandro González Iñárritu project called, "The Revenant" (good pedigree around this tale of survival for an 1820s fur trapper mauled by a bear; John Hillcoat and Christian Bale were once a duo interested in it as well). 9 years 31 weeks ago via jackiechan

The 'Bill & Ted 3' Script is Complete – The script for a third Bill & Ted film is complete, both leading actors have confirmed. Keanu Reeves, in speaking with The Independent , said the following... 9 years 33 weeks ago via donnieyen

Warner Bros Shifts 'Gangster Squad' Date – Warner Bros is releasing its period LA crime drama The Gangster Squad on October 12, 2012, a week earlier than its original October 19 date. The Ruben Fleischer directed mob-vs-cops film stars Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin in the story of an elite LAPD unit tasked with keeping Mickey Cohen and other mafia bigwigs out of Los Angeles in the 1940s and ’50s. 9 years 35 weeks ago via donnieyen

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Posted February 14th, 2012 by Binh Ngo

Ben Stiller directs and stars in THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY, James Thurber's classic story of a day-dreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker (Kristen Wiig) are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.


Emmanuel Lubezki Says "A Whole Other Movie" About Sean Penn Could Be Made From Cut 'Tree Of Life' Footage – One of the enduring legacies thus far for Terrence Malick's "The Tree Of Life" has been chatter about his plans to prepare an extended version of the movie. Word of it first cropped up last summer when Oscar-nominated cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki revealed, "The first cut was 8 hours long. 9 years 36 weeks ago via jetli

The Tree of Life

Posted January 24th, 2012 by Binh Ngo

From Terrence Malick, the acclaimed director of such classic films as Badlands, Days of Heaven and The Thin Red Line, The Tree of Life is the impressionistic story of a Midwestern family in the 1950's. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father (Brad Pitt).

Gangster Squad

Posted December 9th, 2011 by Binh Ngo

Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and--if he has his way--every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the protection of not only his own paid goons, but also the police and the politicians who are under his control.

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