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Carey Mulligan does a little singing and falling in love in the first trailer for Thomas Vinterberg’s “Far From the Madding Crowd,” based on the classic novel by Thomas Hardy. The story follows Mulligan’s Batsheba and her choice between Gabriel, a shepherd (Matthias Schoenaerts); William, a rich older farmer (Michael Sheen); and Troy, a handsome young soldier (Tom Sturridge), through a number of years and dramatic episodes as she grows up and learns what is truly valuable in life. “Far From the Madding Crowd” will be released in Spring 2015.Read More
The Cannes Film Festival is arguably the most high profile festival in the world, and is certainly one of our favorite times of the year. We are just a day away from finding out the official selection of the 2014 festival, but before Thierry Frémaux makes his picks known, we gathered a list of the films we hope will be announced to be part of the May 14 – 25 festivities. There’s some sure things, some maybes and some not a chance in hells in here, but hey, it isRead More
Johnny Depp-led mobster drama “Black Mass” has added two up and comers to its cast. THR reports Juno Temple and Jesse Plemons have now signed on in supporting roles, joining the previously cast Dakota Johnson and Joel Edgerton. Depp plays famed mobster Whitey Bugler in the Scott Cooper film, while Johnson will play his girlfriend and the mother of his son. Temple will play a prostitute, while Plemons will play a “blue collar tough guy” who is part of Bulger’s inner circle. Edgerton plays FBI agent John Connelly, who grewRead More
Action thriller novel “Galveston” is heading for the big screen, and has landed rising Belgian star Matthias Schoenaerts to star, according to Deadline. Janus Metz is set to direct the adaptation of Nic Pizzolatto’s novel, which follows Roy “Big Country” Cady, who’s diagnosed with a terminal illness on the same day his “loan-sharking bar owning boss” decides to kill him, by sending him on a routine assignment that is most likely actually a deathtrap. Finding two women in the apartment, he decides to bring them with him as he fleesRead More
We’ve said goodbye to another year and counted down our favorite movies of 2013, now it’s time to look forward to the year in front of us. 2014 proves to be another big year filled with big blockbusters, anticipated returns for beloved directors, new voices and faces to keep an eye on and probably more than a few surprises along the way. To get you started, here is a list of 30 films, in chronological order, to look forward to. Ommitted from this list are films that haven’t begun filmingRead More
We saw her fancied up and hitting the streets in the first set photos, but today we have official images of Carey Mulligan in “Far From the Madding Crowd” in scenes that are much more in line with the naturalistic settings of Thomas Hardy’s Victorian romantic novel. Empire got the photos of Mulligan traipsing through fields and being romanced by two of her three suitors, Matthias Schoenaerts and Tom Sturridge. The story follows Mulligan’s Batsheba and her choice between Gabriel, a shepherd (Schoenaerts); William, a rich older farmer (Michael Sheen);Read More
Far from the Madding Crowd film set
Carey Mulligan is looking every bit the Victorian heroine in the first set photos snapped of the British actress working on her newest film, “Far From the Madding Crowd.” British paper The Daily Mail got the first pics of Mulligan as Thomas Hardy’s heroine Bathsheba Everdene, brought to the big screen this time by Danish filmmaker Thomas Vinterberg. The story follows Mulligan’s Batsheba and her three suitors: Gabriel, a shepherd (Matthias Schoenaerts); William, a rich older farmer (Michael Sheen); and Troy, a handsome young soldier (Tom Sturridge), through a numberRead More
Carey Mulligan has carefully plotted out one of the smartest and most impressive burgeoning careers of nearly anyone else her age, and now she adds another intriguing project to the pile. Deadline reports Mulligan is in early negotiations to star in British period piece “The Fury”, which was written by Abi Morgan, who wrote Mulligan starrer “Shame.” “Brick Lane” helmer Sarah Gavron will direct the film previously working under the title “Suffragettes.” The term refers to voting activists who championed the women’s right to vote in early 20th Century UnitedRead More
Tony-nominated actor Tom Sturridge has joined the cast of Thomas Vinterberg’s “Far From The Madding Crowd”. Vinterberg’s adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel already has three of the most exciting rising stars in Hollywood attached, with Carey Mulligan as the headstrong young female lead Bathsheba, a beautiful young woman who begins life with no fortune. She soon meets three different men and through the years with them learns about the value of life and love. Matthias Schoenaerts will play Gabriel a shephard, and William, a rich older farmer and Troy,Read More
Juno Temple has been offered a major role in Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of Thomas Hardy novel “Far From the Madding Crowd”, but a signed contract is pending scheduling issues, according to The Daily Mail. Rising star Temple’s increasingly busy schedule has already forced her to exit another project, the long-gestating “Girls Night Out,” in which she would have played a young Princess Margaret. Mulligan plays a headstrong young woman named Bathsheba in “Far From the Madding Crowd”, with the story following her and her three suitors: Gabriel, a shepherd (MatthiasRead More