Review in a Hurry: Sadly, big-name vampires and superheroes like Alexander Skarsgård, James Marsden and Kate Bosworth can’t save this absolutely unnecessary remake from feeling like a forgettable Lifetime movie. A really bloody, vile Lifetime movie.… Continue reading Movie Review: Straw Dogs Remake Bloody and Blunt and So Not Necessary
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Audiences lining up at the theater this weekend for ‘Straw Dogs’ (a remake of the 1971 Dustin Hoffman film) are probably in the mood for a fun, edge-of-your-seat thriller. That’s what the trailers and commercials and posters tell you to expect: the character of L.A. screenwriter David Sumner (James Marsden) retreats to the Deep South with his beautiful blond wife (Kate Bosworth), only to be confronted by intimidating… Continue reading What the Trailers For 'Straw Dogs' Aren't Telling You
ComingSoon.net have gotten our hands on the first teaser poster for Rod Lurie’s upcoming revenge thriller Straw Dogs , starring James Marsden, Kate Bosworth and Alexander Skarsgard, which comes out on September 16.
Marsden and Bosworth play a happily-married screenwriter and his wife, David and Amy Sumner, who return to her small hometown in the South where they run afoul of some of the locals.
The poster features a simple… Continue reading First Look at the Poster for Straw Dogs
The trailer for writer/director Rod Lurie’s thriller Straw Dogs has come online and can be watched using the player below!
In the September 16 release, David and Amy Sumner (James Marsden and Kate Bosworth), a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father’s death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts… Continue reading The Trailer for Straw Dogs Online!
Director Rod Lurie is crouched at the monitors as if he’s watching a football game that only has a few seconds left of play and the chance of a major upset. He’s that excited about the performances he’s getting from his cast in what might seem like a fairly innocuous scene. That is, if hanging an open bear trap on a wall is something normal people in Southern Mississippi… Continue reading Rod Lurie's Straw Dogs , The Set Visit