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Jack O Connell Unbroken
Five months after we were treated to an Olympics preview of the film, we finally get the first full-length trailer for Angelina Jolie‘s “Unbroken” starring former “Skins” star Jack O’Connell. Based on the 2010 New York Times bestseller by Laura Hillenbrand, “Unbroken” recounts the true story of the late Louis Zamperini (O’Connell), an American Olympian-turned-WWII-hero who, along with Russell Allen ‘Phil’ Phillips (Domhnall Gleeson) and Francis ‘Mac’ McNamara (Finn Wittrock), were stranded on a raft in the middle of the Pacific after their plane plummeted during a search mission inRead More
That Lenny Abrahamson’s “Frank” is going to be a laugh out loud good time is evident within the first few minutes, as Domhnall Gleeson’s frustrated musician tries to write songs about anything and everything he sees around him. That it’s got more layers than just being odd and charming and fun takes a little bit longer – about the time we get to know Michael Fassbender’s titular Frank – but the two sides of the film work in tandem to make it an engrossing and meaningful moviegoing experience. Gleeson isRead More
Saoirse Ronan has to choose between two men and two cities in John Crowley’s adaptation of Colm Toinbin’s “Brooklyn,” but it looks like Domhnall Gleeson is giving her a hell of a reason to choose him in the first still released from the film. And we’ve already seen them frolicking on the beach together in set photos, so could Ronan’s heart belong to Ireland, despite the film’s title? Ronan plays Ellis Lacey in the 1950s set romantic drama, a young Irish woman who moves to New York for a careerRead More
After months of speculation, an official list of cast members for “Star Wars: Episode VII” was finally announced earlier this week. Although we still don’t know what kind of characters the cast will play, nor the official title of the film, it has also been confirmed that the Expanded Universe storylines and characters will not be part of the story. That pretty much leaves an empty canvas full of possibilities. Until we receive any hint of the plot, here are 7 things that we want to see in “Star Wars:Read More
The “Star Wars: Episode VII” cast has finally been announced, with some expected and unexpected names. Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Adam Driver and Domhnall Gleeson are among the names we’ve heard of, while Daisy Ridley appears to be the unknown who has landed the female lead role previously linked to Lupita Nyong’o. Here is the official release: The Star Wars team is thrilled to announce the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow willRead More
We haven’t heard much about Alex Garland’s directorial debut “Ex Machina,” though just the cast itself – Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander – was enough to make it one of our most anticipated films of the year. Now, the first still image from the film has been released, along with word that Universal has picked up the indie sci-fi drama for distribution. Great news all around! Described as “an intense psychological thriller, played out in a love triangle between two men and a beautiful robot girl. It exploresRead More
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Saoirse Ronan and Domhnall Gleeson both enjoyed a day at the beach in Wexford, Ireland, while filming scenes for John Crowley’s 1950s romance “Brooklyn” – and courtesy of, we have your first on set photos! Based on the 2009 novel by Colm Toibin, “Brooklyn” follows a young woman named Eilis Lacey (Ronan) as she leaves her family behind in their small town in Ireland for a new life in Brooklyn, where she accepts a job offer to work at a department store on Fulton Street. It is there thatssheRead More
Historical romantic drama “Brooklyn” has began filming in Ireland, it was announced today. Saoirse Ronan stars in the adaptation of the Colm Toibin novel, along with Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Sarah Gadon, Emily Bett Rickards, Jim Broadbent and Julie Walters. Ronan will star as Ellis Lacey, a 1950s Irish girl who reluctantly leaves her small village to take a job offer in New York City. There, she begins to adjust and enjoy her new freedom, falling in love with an American boy named Tony (Cohen) along the way. When she’sRead More
Historical romantic drama “Brooklyn” continues to assemble a cast of great rising stars, and today adds “Arrow”‘s Felicity Smoak herself, Emily Bett Rickards, to the cast. Saoirse Ronan leads the pack, flanked by Domhnall Gleeson and Emory Cohen as the young men vying for her affections. Ronan plays Ellis Lacey, a young Irish woman who emigrates to the New York borough for employment, then falls for Cohen’s American boy Tony. Upon a return trip to her homeland, she also becomes attached to Gleeson’s Jim, creating a love triangle in whichRead More
We’ve got Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell locked in as the new “Fantastic Four,” and now the attention turns to who will play the iconic villain Dr. Doom. The Wrap is reporting four young British rising stars are the finalists for the gig, and they are: Domhnall Gleeson, Toby Kebbell, Eddie Redmayne and Sam Riley. This is contrary to previous reports, which indicated that Fox and director Josh Trank had been searching for an older and bigger star to play the villain, perhaps to offsetRead More