If things start progressing this way, hopefully Joe Carnahan can find a career in creating pitch reels of dream projects for studios. He recently showed us his plans for a discarded Daredevil reboot and now The Grey helmer has offered up a look at the style for his now defunct Disney project, Gemini Man.
Heavily featuring Clint Eastwood (who he calls a “hero” of his and one of the main reasons this exists), the pontential film, scripted by David Benioff, seems like a mix of Looper and Bourne, following a government agent who must battle his younger clone for survival. Its a fun concept, but one we’ll likely never see come to screen. Check out what could have been below, thanks to Carnahan himself:
Would you have liked to see Carnahan’s Gemini Man?
One of the most highly anticipated films of the Cannes Film Festivals was unveiled this morning to a divisive response, Nicolas Winding Refn‘s Only God Forgives. As we said in our review, “set amidst an underground Muay Thai boxing club and glowing with hellish red lights from countless brothels, the mood and style is more [...]
With this year’s Cannes Film Festival halfway done, one of the clear highlights is Coens‘ 1960′s-set folk music tale Inside Llewyn Davis. Profiling a down on his luck musician (Oscar Isaac), whose natural talent indicates he is destined for success, the film is a vivid portrait of what it means to be a starving artist. In [...]
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, staff writer Danny King, associate editor Nick Newman and I review J.J. Abram‘s new entry in his flagship franchise, Star Trek Into Darkness. Before that, though, we run down our top 3 most-anticipated films of the Cannes Film Festival. Finally, we take a look at the [...]
There is truly something magical when you combine the French Riviera, the global film market and thousands of hungry filmgoers and critics. The end result is what has come to be known as the most prestigious film festival in the world, the Cannes Film Festival, currently in its 66th iteration. This is my third year [...]
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