Tag Archive: Rachel Weisz

[WATCH] Visually dazzling second trailer for Sam Raimi’s OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL

Disney have released a second trailer for their great blockbuster hope of 2013, Oz: The Great and Powerful. As with the first trailer the footage continues to look colourful and spectacular, and while I’m still not entirely convinced that the story will work I remain cautiously optimistic. It’s certainly a departure for The Evil Dead and Spider-Man director …

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[REVIEW] THE BOURNE LEGACY

The immensely popular and trailblazing Bourne series — adapted from Robert Ludlum’s spy novels and starring Matt Damon as the titular character — looked dead in the water following the departure of director Paul Greengrass and his star after 2007’s highpoint The Bourne Ultimatum (preferring to collaborate on 2010’s Green Zone), but Universal were understandably reluctant to let the lucrative …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for Sam Raimi’s OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL

Disney have unleashed the first trailer for Sam Raimi’s highly anticipated Wizard of Oz prequel of sorts Oz: The Great and Powerful, and the footage on display here is gorgeous. The film stars James Franco as Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics who is hurled away from dusty Kansas in a hot air balloon to the …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for Fernando Meirelles’ 360 starring Jude Law & Rachel Weisz

The first trailer has surfaced for Fernando Meirelles’ latest feature 360, which features an all-star cast and a script from the venerable Peter Morgan (Frost/Nixon, The Queen). Based on the classic Arthur Schnitzler play Reigen, the film weaves together the stories of an array of characters – lead by Jude Law, Rachel Weisz, Ben Foster, and Anthony Hopkins – from …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for Tony Gilroy’s THE BOURNE LEGACY

A new trailer for The Bourne Legacy was released today, following February’s mysterious teaser trailer, and it impressively manages to emphasise the film’s ties to the previous Matt Damon-starring trilogy while also striding confidently toward the future. Universal and director Tony Gilroy – who penned the screenplays for the previous Bourne films – are keen to …

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WORLD CINEMA SHOWCASE 2012 Wrap Up

Following a hectic Easter weekend featuring some seriously great documentaries and foreign films, the 2012 World Cinema Showcase wrapped up in Auckland recently. I had an exhaustingly-awesome couple of weeks of viewing, during which I saw 15 films and posted updates on Our Idiot Brother, Alois Nebel and Under African Skies, followed by Coriolanus, Once Upon a Time in Anatolia and Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai 3D. You can check out …

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[WATCH] THE BOURNE LEGACY Trailer #1

The first trailer for Tony Gilroy’s The Bourne Legacy was released today, and it quickly establishes that Jeremy Renner can kick ass just as well as Matt Damon. Gilroy, who scripted the Damon-starring Bourne trilogy based on Robert Ludlum’s best-selling novels, is kicking off a parallel story within the same universe starring Renner as a Bourne-like CIA operative. …

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