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On the heels of the cancellation of her ABC sitcom “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23″, funny girl Krysta Ritter has joined the cast of Tim Burton’s painting biopic “Big Eyes”, according to Deadline. The quirky true life story features Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz as Margaret and Walter Keane, the married couple responsible for paintings of large-eyed children which became iconic and massively popular in the 1960s. After they split, they each claimed sole responsibility, culminating in a courtroom paint-off, where the wife emerged as the true artist.Read More
Honest Abe speaks! We’ve already seen plenty of montage footage from “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”, but in the new trailer released today, Benjamin Walker finally gives voice to the axe-wielding, vampire killing 16th President of the United States. Through narration, Abe explains why exactly you and I have only heard the squeaky clean, vampire-less history of his life and why he just hates vampires so damn much. Brief glimpse here of Australian actress Robin McLevy as Lincoln’s mother, whose death when he was young sets off his quest, and RufusRead More
Just brief glimpses of our favorite up and comers in this first teaser trailer for Tim Burton’s remake of 1960s vampire soap opera “Dark Shadows”, but it’s a fun one nonetheless. Johnny Depp – who else? – stars as Barnabas Collins, a man cursed by a jilted ex – Eva Green as Angelique, who happens to be a witch – into becoming a vampire, and then buried underground for centuries. When he’s dug out, it’s the 1970s and his beloved Collins family has deteriorated from the town leaders they onceRead More
Just yesterday we saw the American teaser trailer for “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” and like all good first trailers, it teased and tantalized without giving away too many secrets of Benjamin Walker’s axe-wielding, almost superhuman action hero of a 16th President. For international audiences though, Fox is going full out exposition, chocking it full of explanatory dialogue and closer looks at the bloodsucking monsters Walker’s Honest Abe will be fighting. One good thing about the new trailer is that we are given our first look at two key characters leftRead More
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One of our favorite risings stars, Benjamin Walker had some bad news last week as it was announced that Alex Proyas’ ambitious 3D action epic “Paradise Lost” – in which Walker had been attached as one of the two main leads – had been halted for good. The good news for Walker is that epic action looks to be in his future still, as the first trailer for “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” looks as fantastic as its previous promo materials and makes us even more excited for its summer release.Read More
We’ve already seen one set of unofficial photos from the set of Tim Burton’s highly anticipated vampire saga “Dark Shadows” which was, well, a bit out there. So, as if to appease the outcry of fans and bloggers, the first official photo from the film has been released via Entertainment Weekly and we can all breathe a sigh of relief, the whole cast looks not nearly as crazy as those first set photos would have us believe. Johnny Depp’s skintone in particular looks much more manageable. The whole cast appearsRead More
Aussie up and comer Bella Heathcote is seen above in costume and in character as governess Victoria Winters on the set of Tim Burton’s remake of 1960s soap opera “Dark Shadows”, which chronicled the adventures of vampire Barnabas Collins, played by Johnny Depp (also pictured). The all-star cast also features Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green, Jackie Earle Haley and Helena Bonham Carter as well as up and comer Thomas McDonell as young Barnabas.. In our first look at the film on location in London, Heathcote looks appropriately garbed in Victorian eraRead More
As Steven Spielberg preps his Abraham Lincoln biopic “Lincoln”, filming is already underway in Louisiana on a very different sort of film about the 16th President of the United States, and The New York Times has the first look. In “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”, rising star Benjamin Walker plays a highly trained axe-wielding warrior whose mission in life is to rid the world of the undead, after one of the creatures attacked and killed his mother when he was a child. And if he has to become President, end slaveryRead More
The cast for Tim Burton’s adapatation of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is finally coming together after the process began back in Janaury this year. Benjamin Walker, Anthony Mackie, Dominic Cooper, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Robin McLeavy are all already in New Orleans for the start of filming, and today Variety have announced that President Lincoln finally has a bad guy to fight! English actor Rufus Sewell has signed on to play head vampire Adam opposite Walker’s President Lincoln in the adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s novel, in which the death ofRead More
And here’s another mystery that resolved itself fast, and just to toot our own horn here, we totally called it. Chloe Moretz’s “huge, crazy” project is indeed Tim Burton’s adaptation of “Dark Shadows”, from the 1960′s soap opera of the same name, reports Deadline. Johnny Depp stars as Barnabas Collins, a vampire searching for fresh blood and his lost love, Josette. Being a serial television series, Collins had many trials and tribulations while running into various ghosts, werewolves and other mythical creatures throughout his life, though presumably the film wouldRead More