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Director Hussein Amini on The Story Behind The Two Faces of January

12:48 PM 10/2/2014 by Sara Vizcarrondo
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Production for The Two Faces of January began in Athens in August of 2012 and the first day was a major event. Director Hussein Amini planned to stage the first shot at Athens’ Acropolis, a gathering spot of ancient buildings and one of Europe’s biggest tourist traps; closing it off for filming was more than a challenge.
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Rumor: Quentin Tarantino Eyes Viggo Mortensen for ‘Hateful Eight’

screenrant.com – Quentin Tarantino is due to begin shooting his next project, titled Hateful Eight, in January 2015; that means he will be finalizing the cast for the film over the next few months. Samuel L. Jackson and Kurt Russell are expected to reprise their roles from the Hateful Eight live-script reading earlier this year – “The Bounty Hunter” and “The Hangman,” respectively. 5 years 8 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Viggo Mortensen Starrer ‘Captain Fantastic’ Adds Cast Of Youngsters

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Six young actors have joined Viggo Mortensen in Captain Fantastic, the drama project about an idealistic father who returns to society from living a decade off off the grid in the Pacific Northwest with his children. A worldwide search was undertaken to cast Mortensen’s brood and Scottish BAFTA-winner George Mackay (How I Live Now, For Those In Peril), Annalise Basso (Oculus, The Red Road), Samantha Isler (NBC’s Sean Saves The World), Aussie Nicholas Hamilton (Strangerland), Shree Crooks (Extant, The New Normal), and newcomer Charlie Shotwell landed the roles. 5 years 20 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Viggo Mortensen To Star In Electric City’s ‘Captain Fantastic’

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Viggo Mortensen is in talks to star in Captain Fantastic, a drama written and to be directed by Matt Ross. Production will begin this summer. Lynette Howell and Jamie Patricof of Electric City Entertainment are producing. Lest you think that Mortensen is being fitted for spandex for a superhero role, think again. 5 years 38 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Oscar Isaac Faces Off Against Viggo Mortensen for Kirsten Dunst in ‘Two Faces of January’ Trailer (Video)

thewrap.com – Oscar Isaac has reunited with “Drive” writer Hossein Amini to star in his directorial debut, “The Two Faces of January.” Based on the first trailer, it appears to be another promising step in Isaac’s blossoming career. The suspense thriller, based on a book by the author of “The Talented Mr.

5 years 40 weeks ago via jetli
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Viggo Mortensen Says He Turned Down 'The Hobbit,' Gearing Up Directorial Debut With 'The Horsecatcher'

fb.indiewire.com – There are few actors around as discerning, interesting and talented as Viggo Mortensen. As he's gained success in career, he's become choosier about this roles, usually going for something that stirs his heart or brain (or both), rather than the obvious star vehicle or blockbuster franchise. 6 years 24 weeks ago via brucelee
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Rachel Weisz Joins David Cronenberg's 'Maps To The Stars' With Robert Pattinson & Viggo Mortensen

Rachel Weisz
fb.indiewire.com – Brewing since 2006, not much has really been known about David Cronenberg's "Map to the Stars." In May he described it as, "very extreme. It's not obviously a very big commercial movie, and even as an independent film it's difficult. 'Maps to the Stars' is completely different [from 'Cosmopolis'], but it's very acerbic and satirical, it's a hard sell." But Cronenberg has made a career out of mounting one "hard sell" picture after another, and thanks to three major stars on board, this one looks like it's getting made. 7 years 1 week ago via brucelee
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First Look At Viggo Mortensen And Kirsten Dunst In Two Faces Of January

The Two Faces of January
cinemablend.com – This image tweeted by Blog Du Cinema (via The Playlist) shows the feature's three stars, Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst and Drive's Oscar Isaac. 7 years 6 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Obviously: Viggo Mortensen Won't Be In 'Thor 2'; Marvel May Drop 'Ant-Man' Footage Online

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fb.indiewire.com – Well, duh. The rumor itself was built on shaky ground, and given the actor's choosiness and selectiveness over roles and directors he'll take on, it's probably no shock that Viggo Mortensen won't be in "Thor: The Dark World." 7 years 9 weeks ago via brucelee
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First Trailer for EVERYBODY HAS A PLAN Starring Viggo Mortensen and Viggo Mortensen

Everybody Has a Plan
collider.com – Fans of Viggo Mortensen (The Lord of the Rings) will get a double dose of the actor in Everybody Has a Plan. The Spanish-language film set in Argentina stars Mortensen in the role of identical twin brothers. One brother, Agustin, assumes the identity of his deceased twin, Pedro, and returns to the boys' childhood home.

7 years 9 weeks ago via donnieyen
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