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Deadline has the scoop, confirming that Foster – best known for roles in The Finest Hours and Duncan Jones’ fantasy epic Warcraft: The Beginning – is bound for the frontier alongside Christian Bale and Gone Girl‘s Rosamund Pike.
Rooted in 1892, Cooper’s follow-up to Black Mass chronicles the remarkable tale of legendary Army Capt. Joseph J. Blocker, who defies orders and common sense in order to “escort a dying Cheyenne war chief (Studi) and his family back to tribal lands. Making the harrowing and perilous journey from an isolated Army outpost in New Mexico to the grasslands of Montana, the former rivals encounter a young widow (Pike) whose family was murdered on the plains.”
No word yet on what role Foster has nabbed, but we do understand the remainder of the casting docket features Wes Studi, »
- Michael Briers
Set in 1892, Christian Bale plays legendary Army Capt. Joseph J. Blocker who, after stern resistance, begrudgingly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief named Chief Yellow Hawk (Wes Studi) and his family back to tribal lands.
Making the perilous journey from an isolated Army outpost in New Mexico to the grasslands of Montana, the former rivals encounter a young widow (Rosamund Pike), whose family was murdered on the plains. She joins them as they try to overcome the hostile Comanche tribes.
Adam Beach, Q'orianka Kilcher, Jonathan Majors, Timothee Chalamet, Paul Anderson, Stephen Lang, Bill Camp, Peter Mullan, Michael Parks and Ryan Bingham also star John Lesher and Ken Kao are producing and filming kicked off this week in Sante Fe.
Source: Deadline »
- Garth Franklin
Ben Foster has joined the cast of Hostiles, the frontier drama that Scott Cooper began filming this week in Sante Fe. Pic, produced by John Lesher and Ken Kao, stars Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike, Wes Studi, Adam Beach, Q'orianka Kilcher, Jonathan Majors, Timothée Chalamet, Paul Anderson, Stephen Lang, Bill Camp, Peter Mullan, Michael Parks and Ryan Bingham. Bigham was in Cooper’s Crazy Heart and is writing some original songs for Hostiles. Set in 1892, Hostiles tells the… »
After winning the original song Oscar in 2010 for his soulful ballad “The Weary Kind” from “Crazy Heart,” singer-songwriter Ryan Bingham is saddling up with director Scott Cooper once again for the upcoming western “Hostiles.”
Bingham will write a pair of songs for the film. Cooper describes them as “in the vein of a murder ballad.”
In an email blast to fans, Bingham explained that scheduling meant he would have to cancel four shows from his upcoming fall tour in Boise, Spokane, Portland and Seattle
“Sincere apologies to the fans who already bought tickets,” Bingham wrote. “I am sad to miss these shows and I will make sure to be back to make them up in the future. Thank you for understanding and for your continued support.”
- Kristopher Tapley
Title: A Country Called Home Arc Entertainment Director: Anna Axster Writer: Anna Axster and Jim Beggarly Cast: Imogen Poots, Mary McCormack, Mackenzie Davis, June Squibb, Shea Whigham, Josh Helman and Ryan Bingham Running Time: 90 min Rated: Unrated (Language, Mild Violence) In Theaters: February 26 VOD & DVD: March 1 Ellie (Imogen Poots, That Awkward Moment) is a a young woman struggling to live in Los Angeles. She gets a call from her stepmother Amanda (Mary McCormack, In Plain Sight) whom tells Ellie that her estranged alcoholic father has passed away. Ellie’s brother wants nothing to do with their dad that abandoned them at a young age, but Ellie feeling [ Read More ]
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Read More: Alchemy and Arc Entertainment Pick Up Coming-Of-Age Drama 'A Country Called Home' Marking Anna Axster's directorial debut, the upcoming coming-of-age drama "A Country Called Home" tackles some heavy emotions and stars a strong ensemble cast, including Imogen Poots, Mary McCormack, Mackenzie Davis, June Squibb and Ryan Bingham. Axster's film follows a young woman living in L.A. named Ellie, who learns that her estranged alcoholic father has died. She goes back to her small hometown in Texas for the funeral and meets the rest of her estranged family and its new members, including a distraught stepmother, her apprehensive son, a gutsy young musician and doting grandparents. Through these relationships, she learns more about the father she didn't know, and discovers a new perspective towards friendship, loyalty and family. "A Country Called Home" will be released in theaters on February 26 and on VOD and iTunes on March 1. Watch an. »
- Kristen Santer
Anna Axster directed in her feature debut from a screenplay she co-wrote with Jim Beggarly. The cast includes Mary McCormack, Mackenzie Davis, June Squibb, Shea Whigham and Josh Helman (“Mad Max: Fury Road”).
The film first premiered at the 2015 Los Angeles Film Festival. Arc Entertainment and Alchemy will be releasing the film in theaters on Feb. 26 and on VOD on March 1.
Poots stars as a young woman living in Los Angeles who learns that her estranged alcoholic father has died and journeys to the dusty corner of Texas where he spent the last years of his life. As she finds glimpses of the father she once knew, she also discovers a new attitude toward friendship, loyalty and family. »
- Dave McNary
Read More: Laff Review: 'A Country Called Home' Starring Imogen Poots And Ryan Bingham Alchemy and Arc Entertainment have acquired the international rights to Anna Axster's "A Country Called Home." The film marks Axster's directorial debut, which was co-written with Jim Beggarly and stars Imogen Poots, Mary McCormack, Mackenzie Davis, June Squibb and Ryan Bingham. The drama tells the story of Ellie, a young woman living in L.A. who learns that her estranged alcoholic father has died. She goes home to her small town in Texas for the funeral and soon meets her would-be family, including a distraught stepmother, her apprehensive son, a gutsy young musician and doting grandparents. Through these relationships, she catches a glimpse of the father she once knew, and discovers a new attitude towards friendship, loyalty and family. "A Country Called Home" will be released in theaters on February 26 and on VOD »
- Kristen Santer
A new year means an opportunity to reflect on the past. This is our list of the 100 best films of the last 15 years, Part 1 #100 through 76.
The first decade and a half of the 21st century has brought a lot of changes to the landscape of film. The advancement and sophistication of computers has made realistic computer generated effects a mainstay in both big-budget and small-budget films. The internet and streaming technologies have given big Hollywood new competition in films produced independently and by non-traditional means. We went from purchasing films on yards of tape to plastic disks, and now we can simply upload them to the cloud. Advertisements for films have reached a higher, more ruthless level where generating hype through trailers and teasers is crucial for a film’s commercial success. Movie attendance has fluctuated along with the economy, but that hasn’t stopped films from breaking box office records, »
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9 items from 2016
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