Tag Archive: Jessica Chastain

[WATCH] Zach Galifianakis puts Oscar nominees Jennifer Lawrence, Christoph Waltz, Jessica Chastain & more in the awkward seat for BETWEEN TWO FERNS

Zach Galifianakis has reprised his beloved web series Between Two Ferns — in which the comedian interviews celebrities in an improvised and deliberately awkward manner, between the titular plants — for a special two-part episode that focuses on the 2013 Academy Awards. The first part begins includes a testy exchange with Silver Linings Playbook star Jennifer Lawrence before she is …

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[WATCH] Jessica Chastain discusses ZERO DARK THIRTY on THE DAILY SHOW

Fresh off her Golden Globe win for Best Actress, Jessica Chastain visited The Daily Show last night to promote her excellent new film Zero Dark Thirty. Jon Stewart quizzed the busy actress — she’s also currently starring in a Broadway production of The Heiress — on the crazy torture controversy surrounding the film, the C.I.A. agent her character was based …

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[WATCH] Intense second trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY

Kathryn Bigelow’s CIA procedural Zero Dark Thirty has been picking up some serious momentum recently, taking out major awards at the New York Film Critics Circle and The National Board of Review, earning four Golden Globe nominations, and placing highly on countless year-end lists already. I was lucky enough to catch the film last week, and while …

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[WATCH] Engrossing new trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY: “You will never find him”

Although we’ve previously seen an exciting (but vague) teaser trailer and poster, things have been pretty quiet promo-wise for Kathryn Bigelow’s (The Hurt Locker) awards-threatening military thriller Zero Dark Thirty. That changed today when we were finally treated to the first full theatrical trailer, and the film looks perhaps even more engrossing and substantial than anticipated. As previously …

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[WATCH] Red-Band trailer for John Hillcoat’s LAWLESS

With its U.S. release imminent, a new red-band trailer has surfaced for John Hillcoat’s prohibition drama Lawless, which stars Tom Hardy, Shia LeBeouf and Jason Clark as the bootlegging Bondurant Brothers. This latest trailer shows off some bare skin and high tension, and while it’s not remarkably different from the previous trailers, it does a nice job …

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[WATCH] First teaser trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY

The first teaser trailer and official images have been released for Kathryn Bigelow’s highly anticipated true story thriller Zero Dark Thirty, which follows special operations forces’ hunt for Osama Bin Laden. The film’s huge cast includes Joel Edgerton, Jessica Chastain, Edgar Ramirez, Kyle Chandler, Mark Strong, Chris Pratt, Jason Clarke, Harold Perrineau, Nash Edgerton, Jennifer …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for LAWLESS starring Tom Hardy, Shia LeBeouf & Guy Pearce

A second trailer has emerged for John Hillcoat’s Lawless, with The Weinstein Company wisely shifting the focus from Shia LeBeouf to Tom Hardy in anticipation of his star-making performance in The Dark Knight Rises this month. As I previously mentioned, the film stars LeBeouf, Hardy, Jason Clarke, Jessica Chastain, Gary Oldman, Mia Wasikowska and Guy Pearce in a based-on-a-true-story …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for John Hillcoat’s LAWLESS

John Hillcoat’s long-awaited prohibition era drama Lawless (formerly titled The Wettest County) is finally on its way, following a lengthy pre-production during which the entire thing nearly fell through. Adapted from Matt Bondurant‘s novel The Wettest County in the World by Nick Cave, the film stars Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf and Jason Clarke as the bootlegging Bondurant brothers, who have to contend with …

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WCS 2012 Reviews: CORIOLANUS, ONCE UPON A TIME IN ANATOLIA & HARA-KIRI: DEATH OF A SAMURAI 3D

After getting off to a strong start last week, the World Cinema Showcase kicked it up a notch in Auckland over the past weekend with a terrific selection of foreign films. I caught Ralph Fiennes’ modern adaptation of Shakespeare’s Coriolanus on Saturday, followed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Turkish drama Once Upon a Time in Anatolia and Takashi Miike’s Harakiri remake Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai 3D on Sunday, …

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[WATCH] Miss Piggy interviews on the 2012 BAFTA red carpet

Infamous diva and The Muppets star Miss Piggy was on hand to interview celebrities as they arrived on the red carpet of the 2012 British Academy Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards earlier this week. The resulting eight-minute video features some hilarious exchanges with the likes of Jon Hamm, Chris Dowd, Jessica Chastain, James Corden, Michael Fassbender, Gary …

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