By: Cynthia Ayala
April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.
Fury is an amazing movie with an amazing ensemble that really brought to life all the harsh and painful realities of war. Not just what it’s about but rather what it does to an individual.
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By: Cynthia A. Directed by: Steve McQueen Screenplay by: John Ridley Based on Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Lupita Nyong’o, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt & Alfre Woodard Based on the true story of Solomon Northup who, in 1841, was a free Negro living with his wife and two children in Saratoga Springs, … Continue reading 12 Years a Slave | Movie Review
By: Katey Rich Whether you caught his previous films Hunger and Shame or only heard all the jokes about Michael Fassbender’s penis, there’s plenty of reason to look forward to director Steve McQueen’s upcoming third film, 12 Years A Slave. It’s a huge departure for the visual-artist-turned-director, bringing back Fassbender in a supporting role but primarily focusing on Solomon Northrup, a man played by Chiwetel … Continue reading Find Out Why Michael Fassbender And Brad Pitt’s Next Movie Is Looking Better Than Ever
Directed By: Marc Foster Screenplay By: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard & Damon Lindelof Story By: Matthew Michael Carnahan & J. Michael Straczynski Based on: World War Z by Max Brooks Starring: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale & Matthew Fox Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane is caught in the up-rise of the Zombie apocalypse trying to run for his life and protect … Continue reading World War Z | Movie Review
By: Eric Eisenberg It seems Shia LaBeouf won’t be the only young actor soldiering up with Brad Pitt for David Ayer‘s World War II tank drama Fury, as Deadline is now reporting that Logan Lerman, best known for playing the titular character in the Percy Jackson movies, has also signed on for a role in the new film. According to the site he will play, “Norman Ellison, an Army typist and the youngest … Continue reading Logan Lerman Going For A Tank Ride With Brad Pitt In David Ayer’s Fury
By: Eric Eisenberg David Fincher and Brad Pitt‘s working relationship stretches back nearly two decades now. The director and the actor first worked together on 1995’sSe7en, and have since reteamed on both Fight Club and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. For a while it looked as though there was a possibility that they would be reuniting yet again for Fincher’s upcoming adaptation of20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, but … Continue reading David Fincher’s 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea Reportedly Interested In Channing Tatum
By: Eric Eisenberg Mireille Enos and Scott Speedman are best known for their respective work on the small screen, but now they’re making the jump to features. The two actors are the latest performers to join the cast of Queen of the Night, joining Ryan Reynolds. The thriller follows a father (Reynolds) who has for eight years has been forced to spent eight years trying to get … Continue reading Ryan Reynolds Joined By Mireille Enos And Scott Speedman In Queen Of The Night
By: Katey Rich Years of delays and reshoots and bad press, and this was the best they could come up with? The Brad Pitt-led zombie apocalypse movie World War Z is in the process of digging itself out of a hole of its own making, having appeared to be flying off the rails many times since it first went into production last year. But the recently debuted mini-teaser … Continue reading World War Z Logo Takes Minimalism To A Terrifying New Level
By: Eric Eisenberg David Fincher and Brad Pitt clearly enjoy working together, but unlike the working relationship between Tim Burton and Johnny Depp – where the filmmaker will stick the star in just about any lead part, regardless of fit – Fincher only casts Pitt in the proper roles. While they previous collaborated on projects like Se7en, Fight Club and The Curious Case of Benjamin … Continue reading David Fincher May Want Brad Pitt For 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, But The Project Is On Hold
By: Eric Eisenberg Paul Dano is moving from the world of time-travel hitmen to a story of vigilante justice. The actor, who very recently appeared alongside Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis and Jeff Daniels in Rian Johnson’s Looper, has signed on for a part in Prisoners the new film from director Denis Villeneuve. Based on a script by Aaron Guzikowski, the plot follows a man who … Continue reading Paul Dano Joins Hugh Jackman And Jake Gyllenhaal In Prisoners