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World War Z II?

World War Z II?
Prior to the much anticipated release of World War Z, Brad Pitt hinted that the movie could well pave the way for a trilogy, depending on its reception. Having made something in the vicinity of $536 million, a sequel seems all the more likely, and Mr Pitt seems confident that this could happen: “We’re certainly talking about it, yeah. We have so many ideas on the table from just the time we spent developing this thing and figuring out... 

World War Z Review

World War Z Review
Left For Zed Marc Forster’s World War Z, loosely based on Max Brook’s zombie novel of the same name, follows ex-UN investigator Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) through the events of a deadly worldwide epidemic. Lane fights to protect his family and uncover the secrets behind the undead pandemic that is tearing civilisation apart, but does this summer zombie blockbuster leave you on the edge of your seat or at the end of your wits? The film starts off sprinting,... 

World War Z Trailer

World War Z Trailer
The feature film adaptation of Max Brook’s novel World War Z has had a rather rocky production. From delays and reshoots on the Marc Forster directed film, today the world can finally see the first trailer of one of the latest films in the zombie fiction genre. Starring Brad Pitt, the plot of World War Z is described as a film following “United Nations employee Gerry Lane (Pitt), who traverses the world in a race against time to stop the zombie... 

Killing Them Softly Review – Is Brad bad?

Killing Them Softly Review – Is Brad bad?
Directed by Andrew Dominik Starring Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini, Ben Mendelsohn and Scoot McNairy Is Brad bad? The answer is YES, but in a good way. Brad Pitt plays the scary hit man Jackie Cogan in Andrew Dominik’s dark crime comedy Killing Them Softly. Pitt is excellent and despite his reputation as a heartthrob, his portrayal of Cogan clearly demonstrates his versatility as an actor. In the same vein as Javier Bardam... 

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie have only gone and got engaged!

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie have only gone and got engaged!
Lets see, six children and seven years together, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have decided to get engaged, according to his rep anyway. A statement released today confirmed the engagement with no wedding date set as of yet. Their romance began in 2005 after meeting each other on the set of Mr. & Mrs. Smith. They both previously stated they would NOT get married until gay people could get married too. Well, seems that has gone out of the window. Second... 

New poster for Happy Feet 2

New poster for Happy Feet 2
WITH the sequel to award-winning animation Happy Feet just around the corner, the lovely folks at Warner Bros. have unveiled the new poster. Brought to audiences in 3D, Happy Feet 2 follows the now Master of Tap, Mumble. But he has a problem – his son, Erik, is choreo-phobic. Reluctant to dance, Erik runs away and encounters The Mighty Sven—a penguin who can fly! Mumble realises he has no hope of competing with this charismatic new role model. But... 

Review: The Tree of Life

Review: The Tree of Life
It’s hard to miss the controversy surrounding this film, with topical debates about what the film is actually about (see our previous article here).  A short synopsis to start this review is quite strenuous to come up with. From the onset, it is a film about a young boy growing up in the 1950’s with two younger siblings and a very conflicted father played by Brad Pitt. Jump to the present day of a shining Chicago, and Sean Penn is this young... 

Mixed opinions on The Tree of Life upon wider release

Mixed opinions on The Tree of Life upon wider release
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... 

Out next week: The Tree of Life

Out next week: The Tree of Life
  Out July 8th is the latest film from director Terrence Mallick ( Badlands, The Thin Red Line) “The Tree of Life“. The film was released in the U.S. some time ago and has received high critical praise with a rotten tomatoes score of 85%, a metascore of 85/100 and an IMDB rating of 8/10. Starring Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain, the film follows the story of Jack (Penn) from his life as a child in 1950’s Midwestern... 
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