With Place Beyond The Pines, the follow-up to his extremely intimate Blue Valentine, director Derek Cianfrance has subscribed to cinema’s time-honored rule – that is, broaden your scope, paint on a mountainous canvas, exceed your grasp.
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A couple underrated comedians have signed up for Dan Mazer’s I Give It a Year as Variety reports that Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids) and Anna Faris (What’s Your Number?) will join Simon Baker and Rafe Spall in the romantic comedy. The plot revolves around a poorly matched couple (Spall and Bryne) trying to survive their first year of marriage.
Back in June, we heard that Greta Gerwig was in talks to join Derek Cianfrance’s crime drama The Place Beyond the Pines. Well it turns out she never officially signed up due to scheduling conflicts and now, Vulture reports that Rose Byrne will replace her.
After misfiring badly with The Last Stand and Wolverine, the moribund X-Men franchise is the latest one to embark on the path of the origin story. X-Men: First Class takes us back to the 1960′s to explore the origins of telepath Professor Charles Xavier and metal-controlling mutant Erik Lehnsherr before they became Dr. X and Magneto.
Horror movies and the creepy kid sub-genre are typically hit or miss on whether or not the overall film succeeds. This is nowhere as obvious as with Luke and Sam’s completely polar opposite reviews of Insidious, now out in theaters.
I hope everyone is enjoying a great summer weekend so far. Our weekly edition of the Round-Up has been posted for your enjoyment. Inside, take a look at the latest X-Men: First Class news and don’t miss on this week’s movie news, casting news, trailers and links!
# Paramount unwilling to finance Anchorman 2 as is (Deadline)
# Incognito comic book series adapted by Fox (Deadline)
# Ron Howard takes over Stephen King’s Dark Tower (Heat Vision)
# First pictures of Chris Hemsworth as Thor (Yahoo)
# First look at The Smurfs (Coming Soon)
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