Tag: michael shannon

New Trailer: Knives Out — Official Trailer #1

KNIVES OUT NOVEMBER 27, 2019 DIRECTED BY: RIAN JOHNSON Official Synopsis: A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family. Starring: Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Don Johnson, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer Screenplay By: Rian Johnson Cinematography By: Steve Yedlin Music By: Nathan Johnson Edited By: Bob Ducsay … Read More New Trailer: Knives Out — Official Trailer #1

Movie Review: Fahrenheit 451 (2018)

FAHRENHEIT 451 BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLMAY 27, 2018 “Fahrenheit four five one is the temperature at which book paper catches fire and starts to burn” — Guy Montag, “Fahrenheit 451” Now is the era of television. We’re in the heyday of the long-form medium, where the quality of TV surpasses most feature films by a long shot. It’s a medium that allows for a slow … Read More Movie Review: Fahrenheit 451 (2018)

New Trailer: Pottersville – Official Trailer #1

POTTERSVILLE Synopsis: The plot centers on Maynard (Shannon), a beloved local businessman who is mistaken for the legendary Bigfoot during an inebriated romp through town in a makeshift gorilla costume. The sightings set off an international Bigfoot media spectacle and a windfall of tourism dollars for a simple American town hit by hard times. Starring: Michael Shannon, Judy Greer, Ron Perlman, Thomas Lennon, Christina Hendricks and … Read More New Trailer: Pottersville – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: 12 Strong – Official Trailer #1

12 STRONG Synopsis: 12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghani warlord to take down the Taliban. Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Pena, Taylor Sheridan, Elsa Pataky, and Rob Riggle Directed By: Nicolai Fuglsig Release Date: January 19, 2018 Studio: Lionsgate

New Trailer: Waco Mini-Series – Official Trailer #1

WACO Synopsis: An upcoming American television miniseries based on the Waco siege. Starring: Michael Shannon, Taylor Kitsch, Melissa Benoist, Julia Garner, John Leguizamo, Andrea Riseborough, Rory Culkin, Paul Sparks, and Shea Whigham Directed By: John Erick Dowdle & Dennie Gordon Release Date: 2018 Network: Paramount Network

New Trailer: The Shape Of Water – Official Red-Band Trailer

THE SHAPE OF WATER Synopsis: In 1963, in a hidden, high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment. Starring: Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Octavia Spencer Directed By: Guillermo del Toro Music By: Alexandre Desplat Release … Read More New Trailer: The Shape Of Water – Official Red-Band Trailer

New Trailer: The Current War – Official Trailer #1

THE CURRENT WAR Synopsis: Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse — the greatest inventors of the industrial age — engage in a battle of technology and ideas that will determine whose electrical system will power the new century. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, sees fatal flaws in Edison’s direct current design. Westinghouse and Tesla … Read More New Trailer: The Current War – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: The Shape Of Water – Official Trailer #1

THE SHAPE OF WATER Synopsis: In 1963, in a hidden, high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment. Starring: Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Octavia Spencer Directed By: Guillermo del Toro Music By: Alexandre Desplat Release … Read More New Trailer: The Shape Of Water – Official Trailer #1

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Oscars Watch: 2015 Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Picture: “Mad Max: Fury Road” Best Director: George Miller – “Mad Max: Fury Road” Best Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Revenant” Best Actress: Charlize Theron – “Mad Max: Fury Road” Best Supporting Actor: Michael Shannon – “99 Homes” Best Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander – “Ex Machina” Best Original Screenplay: “Spotlight” Best Adapted Screenplay: “The Big Short” Best Foreign Language Film: “Phoenix” Best Animated … Read More Oscars Watch: 2015 Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2015 San Francisco Film Critics Circle Awards

San Francisco presents yet another split between “Spotlight” and director George Miller that you have to expect this is definitely what people will be expecting come the Academy Awards. All the love for Saoirse Ronan and Michael Shannon should turn into Oscar nominations, but do not be surprised if Shannon doesn’t make the cut, because it almost seems too good to be true. Not … Read More Oscars Watch: 2015 San Francisco Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2015 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

Taking its first lead over “Mad Max: Fury Road,” the Oscar hopeful “Spotlight” wins another critics award from Los Angeles, however George Miller (“Mad Max: Fury Road”) takes Best Director. Michael Fassbender gets his first win from “Steve Jobs” which shows the box office might not hurt its Oscar chances after all. And Alicia Vikander takes home Best Supporting Actress not for “The Danish … Read More Oscars Watch: 2015 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

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One Minute Review: Man Of Steel (2013)

Release Date June 14, 2013 Director Zack Synder Screenplay David S. Goyer Christopher Nolan (Story By) Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $225 million Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language 143 minutes Man Of Steel Coming from someone who could have given a shit less about Superman as a character, … Read More One Minute Review: Man Of Steel (2013)