Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
From this weekend’s Saturday Night Live, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson stars in Disney’s live-action remake of Bambi:
Speaking of The Rock, if the trailer for the earthquake disaster flick San Andreas made you think of the 1978 Superman movie, then you’ll surely enjoy Nick Acosta’s mash-up, Supermandreas:
And speaking of the Fast
Hilary Mantel’s Man Booker Prize-winning Wolf Hall and its sequel, the Man Booker Prize-winning Bring Up the Bodies, are going to have a big 2015. Now you can watch the trailer for the novels’ television adaptation. The six-part series is set to air on BBC Two in January and will come to American televisions on PBS in April.
Wolf Hall follows Thomas Cromwell, who is portrayed here by acclaimed actor Mark Rylance. Rylance has won multiple… Continue reading See Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis in a trailer for ‘Wolf Hall’
The Gambler: The first photos from The Gambler reveal Mark Wahlberg in various stages of a dangerous addiction. The actor, who stars as a gambling-obsessed college professor, lost some 60 pounds for the role, but the high-school dropout says the greater challenge was “being believable as a teacher.” (Wahlberg recently completed high school online and finally received a diploma.) Brie Larson… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Mark Wahlberg As 'The Gambler;' Nicole Kidman in 'Before I Go to Sleep' Trailer
Ted 2: Mark Wahlberg shared a photo of himself from Ted 2, now in production. Wahlberg sits astride an Indian Scout motorcycle; devoted fans will note the logo for Flash Gordon, a key reference in the first film. Ted 2 is heading for release on June 26, 2015. [Twitter via Collider]