For “Promised Land,” Gus Van Sant’s new eco-drama, John Krasinksi found himself pulling double duty. Not only is he one of the film’s leads, playing a devilishly charismatic environmental advocate, but he also co-wrote the screenplay with the movie’s other big star, Matt Damon (with some assistance from beloved novelist Dave Eggers). Not too shabby for a guy most people know for his lovably goofy drone on “The Office.”
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One of the more anticipated movies debuting at Comic-Con on Friday was Elysium, the sophomore effort from District 9 director Neill Blomkamp, because there hadn’t been any footage and very little information up until yesterday.
Blomkamp’s previous film exploded at Comic-Con back in 2009 when they showed footage of it in Hall H and it led to a hugely successful run in theaters as well… Continue reading Comic-Con Exclusive Video: Matt Damon & Simon Kinberg on Elysium
Good Tuesday: Opening a day ahead of the national holiday, Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man earned $ 35 million on Tuesday, breaking the box office record previously held by Michael Bay’s Transformers — for all movies opening on a Tuesday. We’ll have to wait until the weekend to see how well the new web-slinging movie holds up, but for now it’s an encouraging… Continue reading First Pic of Matt Damon in ‘Elysium,' Plus: What ‘Transformers’ Box Office Record Did ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Break?
June 27, 2012
Renner told the magazine that his character, Aaron Cross, is “coming from a completely different background to Jason [Bourne]. He knows exactly who he is; he signed up to this…He wants to be part of a team. I can tell you he was in the military
In case you haven’t had a chance to watch this fantastic Damon Lindelof interview yet, take some time off today and give it a shot. From The Verge, Lindelof discusses lots, including almost 30 minutes on the Lost finale. Definitely a must watch for fans of the writer and his shows/movies.
Here’s a wonderful Getty Images ad made up of 873 Getty images. The amount of painstaking research that must have… Continue reading Morning Watch: Hour-Long Damon Lindelof Interview, Great Getty Images Ad, and Roman Polanski Short