“Girls” star Allison Williams is wasting no time in making the transition from small to big screen, signing on to star in her first feature and fueling speculation she’s about to join the Marvel universe.
Williams, the daughter of NBC newscaster Brian Williams, was just cast as the title character in “Rosaline,” a take on the classic “Romeo and Juliet” tale. The story centers on the niece of a Capulet who… Continue reading Allison Williams as Invisible Woman? 'Girls' Star in Talks for 'Fantastic Four' Role
“Moonrise Kingdom,” the newest film from Wes Anderson, offers up another visual cornucopia from one of the most unique directors working today. Across seven movies, we’ve been treated to everything from memorably distinct characters (“The Royal Tenenbaums”) to imaginative landscapes (“Fantastic Mr. Fox”).
Anderson’s instantly recognizable style has inspired countless young filmmakers and fashionistas, along with a bevy of talented artists; whether professional or amateur, they’ve immortalized characters such as Steve… Continue reading Wes Anderson Movie Art: 'Rushmore,' 'Moonrise Kingdom,' 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' (PHOTOS)
Apparently Twentieth Century Fox is pretty high on “Chronicle.” The studio has director Josh Trank at the top of its list to reboot the comic book franchise, which was last seen onscreen in 2007.
Trank, who turns 27 on Feb. 19, makes his feature debut earlier that month with “Chronicle,” a found-footage superhero movie that has seen its profile grow since its trailer debuted late in 2011.
That’s good news for Trank… Continue reading 'Fantastic Four' Gets 'Chronicle' Director
We cover film festivals of all shapes and sizes, but one of our personal favorites is (of course) Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas. Run by the wonderful folks at the Alamo Drafthouse, and supported by sponsors like our very own sister site Fandango, Fantastic Fest is a week-long cornucopia of love and affection for not only international genre films, but also the people who create and… Continue reading Fantastic Fest 2011: The Big Fat Wrap-Up