Quebec director Denis Villeneuve certainly knows how to make a strong first impression. For his Hollywood debut “Prisoners,” Villeneuve has brought together a star-studded cast headlined by Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal, as well as a twisty, layered plot to create one seriously powerful thriller.
Jackman stars as Keller Dover, who decides to take the investigation into the disappearance of his daughter… Continue reading 'Prisoners' Cast and Crew 'Needed Therapy' After Making the Crime Thriller
If you’re like us, there’s no point in watching movies unless you’re going to obsessively keep track of how often certain things happen in them. What use is entertainment without math, right?? So to celebrate the release of the new James Bond film, we watched all 23 officially sanctioned adventures — including Skyfall — and compiled many relevant statistics to improve your quality of life.
These… Continue reading 007 By the Numbers: Every James Bond Statistic You Never Knew You Needed to Know
Steven Spielberg wasn’t totally sold on Andy Serkis’s Oscar campaign for “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” when he spoke to Moviefone late last year. “For the first time, in ‘Tintin,’ [Serkis] got to actually act,” Spielberg said, when asked if Serkis’s motion-capture performances deserved some kind of awards consideration. “He didn’t just have to act with his eyes or his face, the way he… Continue reading James Franco on Andy Serkis's 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Performance: 'What is Needed is Recognition for Him, Now'
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has relaxed norms for setting up bank branches in northeast India and no prior approval of the apex regulatory body is required in this regard, a senior Tripura minister said Thursday. The clarification came during a meeting between RBI Governor D. Subbarao and Tripura’s Finance Minister Badal Choudhury in [...] Continue reading No RBI approval needed for bank branches in northeast: minister
Police have to be armed with more powerful weapons to battle a Mumbai-inspired terror strike in Britain, said a senior Scotland Yard official. “It’s going to mean heavy ballistic weapons, heavier ballistic ammunition,” he added.
Scotland Yard Assistant Commissioner John Yates said officials would require a major boost to their firepower to fight a terror attack [...] Continue reading More powerful arms needed to fight 26/11 style attack: British cop