Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for Earth Day-themed movie culture:
Here’s future Joker, current WWF Global Ambassador and figurative wooly mammoth Jared Leto urging you to support the World Wildlife Fund on Earth Day with a generous donation:
Edward Norton also posted an Earth Day message after taking the Google Doodle quiz urging you to donate to his own chosen… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Celebrate Earth Day with Jared Leto, Edward Norton, Captain Planet and More
Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way.
Tom Adams (1938-2014) – British Actor. He appears in The Great Escape and The House
Joseph Gordon-Levitt in currently in talks to play NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone’s upcoming biopic. The Snowden Files is an adaptation of Anatoly Kucherena’s Time of the Octopus. The writer is actually Snowden’s lawyer, and as Variety explains, the book is “considered the closest thing to a documented account of the events since Snowden first released the documents.”
In case you haven’t been reading the… Continue reading Joseph Gordon-Levitt May Play NSA Whistle-Blower Edward Snowden
Monster Hunt: Will this friendly-looking creature be the next Shrek? Raman Hui certainly hopes so. Hui, the character designer for Shrek and co-director of Shrek the Third, unveiled the design for his latest creation, Woba, who will star in Monster Hunt, due out in Asia in February 2015. The live-action project is a family-friendly fantasy about Woba, who seeks to bring… Continue reading Movie News: See the New 'Monster' by 'Shrek''s Designer, Plus: Oliver Stone Is Making an Edward Snowden Movie