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'Legend of Hercules' Behind-the-Scenes Featurette | Exclusive

15 April 2014 5:13 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The Legend of Hercules is coming to 3D Blu-ray, DVD, VOD and Pay-Per-View starting April 29, and is available on Digital HD starting today. Kellan Lutz stars as the iconic hero in this epic adventure. Witness the rise of a god in this thrilling tale of the celebrated mythical warrior as the son of Zeus, blessed with extraordinary strength as a half-god, half-man is banished by his stepfather, the king. Hercules slowly becomes aware of his true origins, learns to harness his demi-god powers, and gathers an army to fight his way back to his kingdom. We have an exclusive featurette that goes behind-the-scenes for a look at how some of the action came together. Kellan Lutz also discusses the horse training he and his fellow actors had to endure for this mythical saga.

The Legend of Hercules was released January 10th, 2014 and stars Kellan Lutz, Gaia Weiss, Scott Adkins, Roxanne McKee, »

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Jesse Eisenberg Can't Get Past Security in 'The Double' Clip

21 March 2014 12:06 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Film4Video has released the first clip from the upcoming comedic thriller The Double, starring Jesse Eisenberg. The plot, loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's novella, centers on Simon (Jesse Eisenberg), a lonely office employee who secretly pines for his co-worker (Mia Wasikowska). Simon's world is rocked upon the arrival of a new employee, James (Jesse Eisenberg), who is Simon's exact physical double, although he has the confidence and charm that Simon lacks. Check out this scene from director Richard Ayoade's film, where Simon tries to get past a cranky security guard.

The Double comes to theaters May 9th, 2014 and stars Mia Wasikowska, Jesse Eisenberg, Chris O'Dowd, Gemma Chan, Sally Hawkins, Wallace Shawn, Rade Serbedzija, James Fox. The film is directed by Richard Ayoade. »

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Maggie Grace and Forest Whitaker Up for 'Taken 3'

13 March 2014 7:58 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Taken 3 is happening and Liam Neeson will return as still-retired CIA agent Bryan Mills, a man with a certain set of skills, for director Olivier Megaton (Taken 2) and now we know Maggie Grace will return as Mills' daughter Kim. Set to start shooting at the end of the month, the report from Deadline doesn't make mention of a previous story suggesting Forest Whitaker will also play a part, but it also doesn't say he won't so I'm going to assume he's still on board. As far as the plot is concerned, Neeson recently told the Jonathan Ross Show, his return was contingent on one thing, "Only as long as nobody gets taken!" My guess is the siblings of of Rade Serbedzija's character will be coming to the States to hunt down Mills in this one and Whitaker will likely play a partner/friend of Mills that ends up involved. »

- Brad Brevet

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The Legend of Hercules: Kellan Lutz in world exclusive clip

7 March 2014 3:06 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Kellan Lutz's The Legend of Hercules has released a new world exclusive clip through Digital Spy.

The fantasy epic, directed by Cliffhanger's Renny Harlin, tells the story of the Greek mythical hero and the betrayal by his stepfather that led to him being sold into slavery.

Scott Adkins, Gaia Weiss, Liam McIntyre, Liam Garrigan, Johnathon Schaech, Roxanne McKee and Rade Serbedzija feature in the supporting cast for the movie.

The Legend on Hercules is showing in the Us now and will open in UK cinemas on March 28. »

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Protecting Their Precious Bodily Fluids: Male Impotence in Kubrick’s Filmography

6 March 2014 9:02 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

It’s both perfectly fitting and a darkly wry punchline that the last word in Stanley Kubrick’s last film is “fuck,” utilized in its most literal definition. The word is spoken, in both direct and slightly imploring fashion, by Alice Harford (Nicole Kidman) to her husband Bill (Tom Cruise) at the end of the still slightly underappreciated Eyes Wide Shut. Bill’s nocturnal journey into an unfamiliar world of group sex and general deviancy is one of missed opportunities and denied possibilities; he is surrounded by and beckoned into various couplings, and capitalizes on none of them. This weakness of the modern man is a recurrent theme in Kubrick’s filmography, from Paths of Glory to Eyes Wide Shut, released posthumously in the summer of 1999. Kubrick, who died 15 years ago today, was often categorized as a cold and distant filmmaker, always putting his characters at an emotional remove; this »

- Josh Spiegel

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'The Legend of Hercules' Blu-ray and DVD Releases April 29th

4 March 2014 11:42 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Witness the rise of a god in the thrilling tale of the celebrated mythical warrior, The Legend of Hercules, coming to Blu-ray 3D Disc (plus 2D Blu-ray and Digital HD UltraViolet), DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Video on Demand and Pay-Per-View April 29 from Summit Entertainment, a Lionsgate company. The film will also be available on Digital HD April 15, two weeks prior to the Blu-ray and DVD release.

Directed by Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2: Die Harder, Deep Blue Sea) and written by Sean Hood (Conan the Barbarian) and Daniel Giat (TV's Path to War), The Legend of Hercules stars Kellan Lutz (upcoming The Expendables 3), Scott Adkins (Zero Dark Thirty, The Expendables 2), Liam McIntyre (Starz's Spartacus: War of the Damned), Liam Garrigan (Starz's The Pillars of the Earth), Johnathon Schaech (Showtime's Ray Donovan, TV's The Client List), Roxanne McKee (HBO's Game of Thrones) along with Gaia Weiss (Mary Queen of Scots »

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Third 'The Double' Trailer

28 February 2014 11:38 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Magnolia Pictures has released the third trailer for The Double, debuting in theaters and on iTunes/VOD formats May 9. Simon (Jesse Eisenberg) is a timid man, scratching out an isolated existence in an indifferent world. He is overlooked at work, scorned by his mother, and ignored by the woman of his dreams (Mia Wasikowska). He feels powerless to change any of these things. The arrival of a new co-worker, James (Jesse Eisenberg), serves to upset the balance. James is both Simon's exact physical double and his opposite - confident, charismatic and good with women. To Simon's horror, James slowly starts taking over his life. Check out the latest footage from director Richard Ayoade's comedic thriller, which co-stars Chris O'Dowd, Gemma Chan, Sally Hawkins and Wallace Shawn.

The Double comes to theaters May 9th, 2014 and stars Mia Wasikowska, Jesse Eisenberg, Chris O'Dowd, Gemma Chan, Sally Hawkins, Wallace Shawn, Rade Serbedzija, »

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Downton Abbey Adds Doctor Who Alum Richard E. Grant Among Others

22 February 2014 6:27 AM, PST | Boomtron | See recent Boomtron news »

Let’s get one thing straight before we delve into what is sure to be an exciting tale of casting and wonder; I haven’t watched Downton Abbey despite my sincere intentions to do just that. It’s nothing personal against the British series, I just have a lot on my plate right now and couldn’t fit another series under my already overloaded plate. I’ve already given up a number of shows simply because I couldn’t keep up. Perhaps one day I’ll be able to watch Downton Abbey, but for now let’s just talk about the latest casting additions to the series. I think we can all at least agree they’re exciting even if I don’t know much about the series.

The most auspicious of the three new cast members is Richard E. Grant. The man is a wonderful actor and has been around for quite some time. »

- Brody Gibson

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The Double U.K. Trailer

18 February 2014 2:10 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Following in the footsteps of his The Social Network co-star Armie Hammer and Jake Gyllenhaal in the upcoming Enemy, Jesse Eisenberg takes on a dual role in The Double. The U.K. trailer has been released for this upcoming comedic thriller, centering on a downtrodden office worker named Simon (Jesse Eisenberg), who silently pines for his co-worker Hannah (Mia Wasikowska). His world is altered forever when a new employee James (Jesse Eisenberg) starts working at his office, who is Simon's exact physical double, although they both have vastly different personalities. Check out the latest footage from director Richard Ayoade's new film, arriving in theaters May 9 from Magnolia Pictures.

The Double comes to theaters May 9th, 2014 and stars Mia Wasikowska, Jesse Eisenberg, Chris O'Dowd, Gemma Chan, Sally Hawkins, Wallace Shawn, Rade Serbedzija, James Fox. The film is directed by Richard Ayoade. »

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Downton Abbey: Richard E Grant and Anna Chancellor join cast of ITV drama

14 February 2014 4:07 PM, PST | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Withnail star to play a guest of the Granthams as Harriet Walter and Peter Egan reprise their roles for fifth series

Richard E Grant is to join the cast of Downton Abbey, one of several new names including Anna Chancellor who will feature in the fifth series later this year.

Grant, the Withnail and I star who recently appeared in HBO comedy Girls, will play Simon Bricker, who visits Downton Abbey as a guest of the Granthams.

The role will reunite Grant with the drama's creator, Julian Fellowes, after he appeared in his Oscar-winning film, Gosford Park, directed by Robert Altman.

Chancellor, whose credits include Four Weddings and a Funeral and BBC2's The Hour, will play Lady Anstruther, with Russian actor Rade Sherbedgia, who appeared in Stanley Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut, playing a refugee who fled the Russian revolution after the first world war.

The period drama, which »

- John Plunkett

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Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia Lined Up for 'Downton Abbey' Season Five

14 February 2014 11:40 AM, PST | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Although the popular U.K. drama won't wrap up its fourth season in the U.S. until February 23rd, Carnival Films and ITV have announced that Richard E. Grant ("Girls"), Anna Chancellor ("How I Live Now") and Rade Sherbedgia ("Taken 2") will join the next season of "Downton Abbey."  Grant, who's coming off an arc on "Girls," is slated to play Simon Bricker, who arrives at Downton as a guest of the Granthams. Chancellor will appear as Lady Anstruther and Rade Sherbedgia will play Kuragin, a Russian refugee who fled from the Russian Revolution.  In addition to these roles, Dame Harriet Walter and Peter Egan will return as Lady Shackleton and Lord Flintshire. “We are delighted to welcome these talented actors to the world of Downton," "Downton Abbev" Executive Producer and Managing Director of Carnival Films Gareth Neame said. "The characters they play are set to bring yet more excitement and intrigue to the show. »

- Eric Eidelstein

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Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia Lined Up for 'Downton Abbey' Season Five

14 February 2014 11:40 AM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Although the popular U.K. drama won't wrap up its fourth season in the U.S. until February 23rd, Carnival Films and ITV have announced that Richard E. Grant ("Girls"), Anna Chancellor ("How I Live Now") and Rade Sherbedgia ("Taken 2") will join the next season of "Downton Abbey."  Grant, who's coming off an arc on "Girls," is slated to play Simon Bricker, who arrives at Downton as a guest of the Granthams. Chancellor will appear as Lady Anstruther and Rade Sherbedgia will play Kuragin, a Russian refugee who fled from the Russian Revolution.  In addition to these roles, Dame Harriet Walter and Peter Egan will return as Lady Shackleton and Lord Flintshire. “We are delighted to welcome these talented actors to the world of Downton," "Downton Abbev" Executive Producer and Managing Director of Carnival Films Gareth Neame said. "The characters they play are set to bring yet more excitement and intrigue to the show. »

- Eric Eidelstein

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Downton Abbey Season 5 casting news announced

14 February 2014 9:46 AM, PST | ChannelGuideMag | See recent ChannelGuideMag news »

Carnival Films and Masterpiece on PBS have announced new cast members who will be joining Downton Abbey Season 5. Richard E. Grant (no stranger to this type of period drama, having starred in the film Gosford Park, also written by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes), will join the cast as Simon Bricker, who visits Downton Abbey as a guest of the Granthams. Anna Chancellor (The Hour, Four Weddings and a Funeral) will join in a guest role, playing Lady Anstruther. Rade Sherbedgia (24) will play a Russian refugee. The announcement also said that returning guest cast member Dame Harriet Walter … Continue reading →

The post Downton Abbey Season 5 casting news announced appeared first on Channel Guide Magazine. »

- Jeff Pfeiffer

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'Downton Abbey' Season 5 adds Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia

14 February 2014 9:45 AM, PST | Zap2It - From Inside the Box | See recent Zap2It - From Inside the Box news »

PBS announced Friday (Feb. 14) that "Downton Abbey" has added a few new faces for Season 5, which begins shooting this spring in England.

Richard E. Grant ("Doctor Who," "Gosford Park") has been cast as Simon Bricker, who visits the estate as a guest of the Crawley family. Anna Chancellor ("Four Weddings and a Funeral") joins in the guest-starring role of Lady Anstruther and Rade Sherbedgia ("24," right) will play a Russia refugee.

That last one has certainly piqued our interest as to the plot of Season 5. The Russian Civil War took place between 1917-1922 and there are estimates that up to 2 million people fled the country in that time. We wonder how this particular refugee ends up in York.

PBS also reveals that Dame Harriet Walter will return as Lady Shackleton -- she's Lady Violet's old friend with whom Violet tried to get Molesley a job -- and Peter Egan will return as Lord Flintshire, »

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'Downton Abbey' Adds Three Actors for Season 5

14 February 2014 9:15 AM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Downton Abbey is bulking up for season five. Richard E. Grant has joined the new season of the British drama, along with Anna Chancellor (The Hour) and Rade Sherbedgia (24). Returning to Downton Abbey are Dame Harriet Walter and Peter Egan, who both reprise their roles as Lady Shackleton and Lord Flintshire, respectively. Grant will portray Simon Bricker, who visits the Downton Abbey as a guest of the Granthams. Chancellor has been cast in a guest-starring capacity, playing Lady Anstruther, while Sherbedgia will play a Russian refugee. They join an already large ensemble cast made up of Maggie Smith,

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- Philiana Ng

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Richard E. Grant joins Downton Abbey

14 February 2014 9:15 AM, PST | Virgin Media - TV | See recent Virgin Media - TV news »

Richard E. Grant is set to appear on 'Downton Abbey'. The acclaimed British actor is set to visit Downton as a special guest of the Crawley family in the fifth series of the hit ITV period drama, the channel has confirmed. Richard's character, Simon Bricker, is just one of three new characters who will be introduced in the new series. 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' actress Anna Chancellor will also join the cast as Lady Anstruther. The 48-year-old star previously earned a BAFTA nomination for her role in BBC Two period drama 'The Hour'. Finally, international actor Rade Sherbedgia has signed up to play »

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Downton Abbey Season 5 Cast Revealed: Meet the New Characters and Find Out Who's Returning

14 February 2014 8:30 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Downton Abbey is welcoming new faces, and maybe new drama for its upcoming season five. Richard E. Grant is joining the cast as Simon Bricker, a guest of the Granthams who visits Downton Abbey. Grant's other TV credits include Girls and Doctor Who. Anna Chancellor (Four Weddings and a Funeral) will guest star as Lady Anstruther and Rade Sherbedgia (24, Eyes Wide Shut) will play a Russian refugee. Returning guest cast members include Dame Harriet Walter as Lady Shackleton and Peter Egan and Lord Flintshire. "We look forward to introducing these new characters to our Masterpiece audience. They will make a wonderful addition to the beloved Downton Abbey ensemble," Rebecca Eaton, Masterpiece »

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'Downton Abbey' casts 3 actors including 'Doctor Who' alum

14 February 2014 8:29 AM, PST | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

International sensation Downton Abbey is adding three cast members, including veterans of Doctor Who, Four Weddings and a Funeral and 24.

The period drama has enlisted for its fifth season …

Richard E. Grant (Girls, Doctor Who), joining the cast as Simon Bricker, who visits Downton as a guest of the Granthams.

Anna Chancellor (The Hour, Four Weddings and a Funeral), playing the guest role of Lady Anstruther.

Rade Sherbedgia (Eyes Wide Shut, 24), playing a Russian refugee.

Also, returning guest cast member Dame Harriet Walter will reprise her role as Lady Shackleton, along with Peter Egan, returning as Lord Flintshire.

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- James Hibberd

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‘Downton Abbey’ Enlists ‘Girls,’ ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ Actors for Season 5

14 February 2014 8:01 AM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Downton Abbey” has enlisted “Girls” and “Gosford Park” actor Richard E. Grant to play a guest of the Granthams in Season 5. The characters filling out the household next season will also include a Russian refugee, PBS’ “Masterpiece” announced. Grant, who also appeared in “Doctor Who,” will play Simon Bricker. Anna Chancellor (“The Hour,” “Four Weddings and a Funeral”) joins in a guest role, playing Lady Anstruther, and Rade Sherbedgia (“Eyes Wide Shut,” “24″) will plays the Russian visitor. Also read: Ratings: ‘Downton Abbey’ Second Only to ‘Super Bowl’ Returning guest cast member Dame Harriet Walter will reprise her role as Lady. »

- Tim Molloy

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Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor Join ‘Downton Abbey’

14 February 2014 7:52 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

London — Carnival Films and Masterpiece on PBS have announced new cast members joining season five of their hit drama “Downton Abbey.”

Richard E. Grant (“Girls,” “Gosford Park,” “Doctor Who”) is joining the cast as Simon Bricker, who visits Downton Abbey as a guest of the Granthams.

Anna Chancellor (“The Hour,” “Four Weddings and a Funeral”) joins in a guest role, playing Lady Anstruther, and Rade Sherbedgia (“Eyes Wide Shut,” “24”) plays a Russian refugee.

Returning guest cast member Harriet Walter will reprise her role as Lady Shackleton, along with Peter Egan, returning as Lord Flintshire.

Masterpiece executive producer Rebecca Eaton said, “We look forward to introducing these new characters to our Masterpiece audience. They will make a wonderful addition to the beloved ‘Downton Abbey’ ensemble.”

The fourth season of “Downton Abbey,” which concludes on Feb. 23, hit a new record high in the U.S. with its season four opener, averaging 15 million viewers, »

- Leo Barraclough

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