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Rambling – On the Road review

On the Road – Starring Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, and Kristen Stewart. Directed by Walter Salles. Originally published June 13, 2012. By Simon Miraudo. On the Road plays the Melbourne International Film Festival on August 11, 2012. It does not yet have an Australian release date. This review was first run during the Sydney Film Festival. I had endeavoured to finally read […]

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Downton Abbey star joins Winter’s Tale

Downton Abbey star Jessica Brown Findlay (rebellious Lady Sybil!) is set to star in Akiva Goldsman’s upcoming adaptation of Winter’s Tale, Deadline reports. The film marks Oscar winning screenwriter Goldsman’s first effort behind the camera. Based on the novel by Mark Helprin, it tells of a dying woman who falls for a thief. Warner Bros […]

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Trailer Debut: On The Road

The trailer for Walter Salles‘ adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s legendary beat generation novel On The Road has arrived online.  Though it’s taken more than 50 years for a film version of Kerouac’s rambling road-movie to hit cinema screens, Salles’ take looks promising (and the fact he helmed The Motorcycle Diaries helps too). Garrett Hedlund and Sam Riley star […]

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Live action Akira remake gets the green light

After years of outrageous casting rumours, directorial upheavals and vocal outrage from ardent fans, Warner Bros has officially given the green light to their long-gestating live action remake of Akira.  According to Variety, Juame Collet-Serra will direct the $90 million movie, with shooting set to begin in either February or March of 2012. Although names linked […]

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Technologic – Tron: Legacy review

Tron: Legacy – Starring Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde and Jeff Bridges. Directed by Joseph Kosinski. Rated PG. Originally published December 14, 2010. By Simon Miraudo. Joseph Kosinski’s Tron: Legacy is a film inspired by, and about, the power of the human imagination and human ambition. It transports us to a world we’ve never seen; showing […]

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Joel Edgerton in the running for The Bourne Legacy

Last year it was revealed that The Bourne Legacy – the Tony Gilroy-directed fourth instalment of the Jason Bourne saga – would not feature its namesake, but instead a new hero. Deadline has unveiled the shortlist of actors currently testing for the role, and it includes Australia’s own Joel Edgerton. Also on the shortlist is […]

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Technologic – Tron: Legacy review

Tron: Legacy – Starring Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde and Jeff Bridges. Directed by Joseph Kosinski. Rated PG. By Simon Miraudo. Joseph Kosinski’s Tron: Legacy is a film inspired by, and about, the power of the human imagination and human ambition. It transports us to a world we’ve never seen; showing us heretofore unthinkable cinematic feats […]

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