Posts tagged with "film4"
A new See Saw Films adaptation of Macbeth is due to start filming in the UK early next year, with Snowtown director Justin Kurzel at the helm.
The title role will be taken on by Michael Fassbender, whose proven range and intensity as a performer render him an exciting choice for the part. Fassbender is of course no stranger to literary adaptations, having starred as Mr Rochester in 2011’s Jane Eyre film.
Natalie Portman was originally...
With The Tree of Life just a few days away from release opinion from reviewers outside the U.S. is mixed. Prestigious site Film4 gave the film a less than spectacular 2 and a half stars. Critic Catherine Bray ended the review saying:
“Malick’s film has its moments and certainly creates an impression visually, but you could say the same thing about Transformers: Dark Of The Moon. Despite its problems, and our resevations, we’d recommend...
CREATIVE folks often use their own experiences when coming up with new material.
A childhood phobia. The death of a loved one. Being attacked by aliens.
Ok, that last example is a lie (kind of), but first-time director Joe Cornish has used an incident from his past to inspire his sci-fi film Attack The Block.
Joe, thinking back to 2001, said: “A gang of quite young kids nicked my wallet and phone through sheer force of numbers.
“I’m a typical...