Ut oh, are painting-based immortals making a run at becoming the new vampires? There's a new trailer for Dorian Gray, starring Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian's Ben Barnes as the perpetually-young protagonist led into a life of hedonism by Colin Firth (who better to mentor sexual exploits than a man whose cinema dating history rivals even Hugh Grant?).
If you aren't familiar with the 1890 novel--because who reads old stuff?--the story details the exploits of young man whose soul is transferred into a portrait of himself, enabling him to keep his looks, though all of his physical aging and moral corruption is transferred into the image. But will the painting take the HPV he gets from sleeping with all these babes? Hopefully. Otherwise that thing is bulllllshit.
By popular demand, here is a movie where Colin Firth is not charming and British, and is instead an amateur American golfer. So that everyone wouldn't be killing each other for tickets, it's going by the nondescript title Arthur Newman, but don't worry, this is indeed that movi... / Continue →
CBS Films' Gambit remake only has a (much-noted) script from Joel and Ethan Coen, but their hand is quite evident in this first full trailer for the film. Directed by Soapdish and The Last Station director Michael Hoffman, the comedy still manages to give off a definite scent o... / Continue →
Thanks pretty much entirely to a promising script from Joel and Ethan Coen, the upcoming remake of the 1966 heist comedy Gambit is one of the few Hollywood re-dos that doesn't feel so entirely like a conscious attempt at ruining something. The cast--which includes Colin Firth, ... / Continue →