Returning after 2010′s True Grit, we’ve been highly anticipating the latest film from Joel and Ethan Coen. While it skipped out on a rumored late 2012 release, the film is confirmed to bow this year considering it recently had a private screening, and we’ve finally got our first look in the form of the first full trailer.
Based on Dave Van Ronk‘s memoir The Mayor of MacDougal Street, the film captures the folk scene in a 1960s New York City. Featuring Oscar Isaac as our titular singer-songwriter character Llewyn Davis, he’s joined by Carey Mulligan, Justin Timberlake, Garrett Hedlund, John Goodman, F. Murray Abraham, and even Girls‘ Adam Driver. We’d expect this one to arrive at Cannes, where it hopefully picks up distribution for a release later in 2013. Check out the full trailer below, along with info on the first industry screening.
Film has always been inherent to hip-hop superstar RZA, whether it be the numerous samples from classic martial arts movies that appeared in a variety of Wu-Tang Clan songs, or his acting and scoring collaborations with Quentin Tarantino and Jim Jarmusch. Though his latest film, Brick Mansions, sees him taking on an antagonistic role, allowing [...]
As much as we’d love to believe certain myths, no filmmaker has simply waltzed into making a masterpiece without cutting their teeth beforehand. Jaws may have been the first modern blockbuster, but Spielberg had already created a terrifying beast with the mechanical semi-truck in a made-for-television film, Duel. Truffaut’s The 400 Blows remains among the [...]