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Samuel L. Jackson To Play Retired Hitman In New Film

Samuel L. Jackson is to play a retired hitman in a new film.Deadline reports that the 'Captain Marvel' star will lead the as-yet-untitled project, which is helmed by John Requa and Glenn Ficara. The pair...

Bong Joon-ho Wanted To Share Oscar

Bong Joon-ho asked if he could split his Best Director Oscar statuette into five pieces.The 'Parasite' filmmaker was stunned to win the Academy Award on Sunday (09.02.20) and used his acceptance speech to pay tribute...

Martin Scorsese Turned Down Beverly Hills Cop

Martin Scorsese turned down the chance to direct 'Beverly Hills Cop'.The legendary filmmaker was given the chance to make the 1984 film, which starred Eddie Murphy as Detroit Police Detective Axel Foley, but he decided...

Martin Scorsese 'Needed Netflix To Make The Irishman'

Martin Scorsese couldn't have made 'The Irishman' without the support of Netflix, according to Thelma Schoonmaker.The 80-year-old film editor has claimed that the legendary director wouldn't have been able to make the widely acclaimed crime...

Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein Biopic Picked Up By Netflix

Bradley Cooper's biopic about Leonard Bernstein has been picked up by Netflix.The 45-year-old actor is set to star in and direct the upcoming movie, which follows the life of the legendary conductor and musical maestro...

Robert De Niro 'Can't Imagine' Life Without Martin Scorsese

Robert De Niro ''can't imagine'' life without Martin Scorsese.The 76-year-old actor has been close friends with the filmmaker, 77, for more than 40 years, and has said their lifelong bond - which began when Robert...

Tilda Swinton To Receive Bfi Fellowship

Tilda Swinton is to receive the BFI Fellowship.The 59-year-old actress has been chosen to be this year's recipient of the British Film Institute's highest honour in recognition of her contribution to ''film culture, independent film...

Rob Lowe Befriended Liza Minnelli As A Child

Rob Lowe befriended Liza Minnelli when he was just 10 years old.The 'Holiday in the Wild' star knew he wanted to be an actor from a young age so was delighted when he realised the...

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood Wins Best Picture At Critics' Choice Awards

'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' beat the likes of 'Joker', 'The Irishman' and 'Marriage Story' to be named Best Picture at the 2020 Critics' Choice Awards.Quentin Tarantino was on hand to pick up the...

Robert De Niro Makes Quip As The Irishman Picks Up Single Critics' Choice Award

Robert De Niro quipped that he ''wasn't expecting'' 'The Irishman' to win just one gong at the 2020 Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday night (12.01.20).The crime drama - which was directed by Martin Scorsese and...

Martin Scorsese Has No Idea About Marvel Superheroes

Martin Scorsese has no idea which superheroes populate the Marvel Cinematic Universe because he has no interest in the comic book genres at all.The legendary filmmaker caused a stir last year with his criticism of...

Sam Mendes Shocked By Best Director Golden Globe

Sam Mendes admitted it was a ''big surprise'' to win Best Director at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday (05.01.20).The '1917' filmmaker doesn't think any other director can match the work of fellow nominee Martin...

Martin Scorsese Has No Plans To See Joker

Martin Scorsese is in no rush to watch 'Joker'.The 2019 dark thriller was directed by The Hangover's Todd Phillips and provides an origin story for the iconic DC Comics villain, who is depicted as struggling...

Martin Scorsese Is 'Embracing' Death

Martin Scorsese is ''embracing'' death.The 77-year-old filmmaker takes an ''is what it is'' approach to his own mortality and he is ''letting go'' of the fear surrounding death.He said: ''You just have to let go,...

Martin Scorsese And Disney's Ceo Set Up Meeting

Martin Scorsese and Robert Iger are trying to set up a meeting, following the filmmaker's controversial comments about Marvel movies.The 'Irishman' star left Disney reeling after describing Marvel films as ''theme parks'' rather than real...

Terry Gilliam Unhappy With Dominance Of Marvel Movies

Terry Gilliam has criticised Marvel movies complaining that they ''dominate'' the industry.The Monty Python legend and acclaimed film director suggested that Disney and Marvel's success limit the amount of creative freedom in film.In an interview...

Martin Scorsese: 'The Irishman Could Be My Last Film'

'The Irishman' could be Martin Scorsese's final film.The 77-year-old director has been a vocal critic of how superhero movies are dominating the box office and he admitted that his latest film, 'The Irishman' could be...

Martin Scorsese: Superhero Movies Are 'Consuming' Cinemas

Martin Scorsese thinks cinemas have become ''consumed'' by superhero movies.The 77-year-old filmmaker has been an outspoken critic of superhero movies over recent months, and he's expressed concern that the genre is pushing other films to...

Robert De Niro De-aged For The Irishman

Robert De Niro went through a de-ageing process to star in 'The Irishman'.The acting legend - who plays Frank Sheeran in Martin Scorsese's crime epic - revealed that the film's graphics team used footage of...

Al Pacino Living In 'A Dream' After The Irishman

Al Pacino feels like he's living in ''a dream'' because of the acclaim 'The Irishman' has received.The acting legend plays union chief Jimmy Hoffa in the film - which is directed by Martin Scorsese and...

Al Pacino Went To Therapy After The Godfather

Al Pacino had to have therapy to cope with his sudden fame in the 1970s following his starring role in Mafia drama 'The Godfather'.The 79-year-old actor came to the world's attention following his breakthrough performance...

Disney Ceo Bob Iger To Meet Marvel Critic Martin Scorsese

Bob Iger is planning a meeting with Martin Scorsese.The legendary filmmaker sparked debate earlier this year when he dismissed Marvel movies - which are now owned and made under the Disney umbrella - as ''not...

The Irishman And Once Upon A Time In Hollywood To Battle It Out At Sag Awards

'The Irishman', 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' and 'Bombshell' lead the nominations for the 2020 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards.The films have received four nominations apiece at the upcoming ceremony, which is seen to...

Harvey Keitel Doesn't Want A Life Achievement Oscar

Harvey Keitel doesn't want to win a lifetime achievement award at the Academy Awards.The 'Reservoir Dogs' star has never won an Oscar, although he was nominated as Best Supporting Actor for his role in 'Bugsy'...

George Miller Believes It Is Unfair To Criticise Superhero Films

George Miller believes it is unfair to criticise superhero films.The 'Mad Max' director feels than cinema is a ''broad church'' and enjoys the storytelling that takes place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.George told Deadline: ''I...

The Irishman Leads 2019 Critics' Choice Awards Nominations

'The Irishman' leads the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards nominations with 14 nods.The crime drama - which was directed by Martin Scorsese and stars Robert De Niro and Al Pacino - has dominated the film categories...

Martin Scorsese Urges People Not To Watch The Irishman On Their Phones

Martin Scorsese has urged people not to watch 'The Irishman' on their phones.The gangster film is now available to stream on Netflix, in addition to being released in cinemas, but Martin does not want viewers...

Robert De Niro Defends Anna Paquin's Lack Of Lines In The Irishman

Robert De Niro has defended Anna Paquin's minimal role in 'The Irishman'.Anna plays Peggy Sheeran, the most prominent female character in Martin Scorsese's Mafia drama, but only says seven words in 10 minutes of screentime.The...

Stephen Graham 'In Awe' Of Robert De Niro

Stephen Graham was in ''awe'' of Robert De Niro when they worked together on 'The Irishman'.The 46-year-old English actor plays gangster Anthony 'Tony Pro' Provenzano in the Mafia drama and he admits it was a...

Martin Scorsese Thought Al Pacino Was 'Unreachable'

Martin Scorsese previously believed that Al Pacino was ''unreachable'' due to their inability to ever manage to work together.Scorsese's new Mafia movie 'The Irishman' marks the first time that Scorsese and Pacino have ever worked...

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