Hugo Weaving Reviews, Interviews & More

'Star Wars: Episode 7' Might Have a Role for Michael Fassbender

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Star Wars: Episode VII should be shooting sometime in the near future, but J.J. Abrams and company have been so busy re-writing the film that there's been no word about the cast, other than that Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford are likely to return. But now casting rumors are getting serious (and real), which means Michael Fassbender (among others) are in the running to...

Cloud Atlas: Movie Review

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Cloud Atlas was considered an unfilmable book, but that didn't stop directors Tom Tykwer and Andy and Lana Wachowski from turning into a movie. It's a narrative that takes place over six time frames, from the distant past to way in the future where lives and people keep intersecting over the course of human history. It's a bold narrative, one that's going to send some...

Interview: Susan Sarandon and Hugo Weaving on 'Cloud Atlas'

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Hugo Weaving and Susan Sarandon were the veterans of Wachowski productions, which meant they had a leg up on their costars in Cloud Atlas. They at least had first hand experience of trusting their directors. We got a chance to speak to the two about their multiple roles in the film, and it was great. Check it out...

'Cloud Atlas' Theatrical Trailer Is Out, Will Melt Your Brain

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If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already viewed the six-minute mega-trailer to Cloud Atlas, the mysterious new project from directors Andy and Lana Wachowski (The Matrix trilogy) and Tom Tykwer (Run Lola Run).  And while a two-minute theatrical trailer can’t exactly replace the bombast...

'Cloud Atlas' Trailer is Non-Stop Whoa

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The last we heard from the Wachowski's, they delivered Speed Racer, which is a fascinating film that's easily about twenty minutes too long, but kind of great. It bombed, and rumors swirled about the filmmakers. It's hard not to describe the trailer for Cloud Atlas - their latest movie directed along with Tom Tykwer - as out and proud. This...

Peter Jackson Wraps 'The Hobbit' Films

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Peter Jackson, as you can imagine, has been rather busy lately, but recently good news has come by way of the writer-director’s Facebook page -- Yes, that’s right; that moment Lord of the Rings fans have been waiting so long for has just come another step closer - after 266 days of production that kicked off in March of 2011, both The Hobbit films have...

Captain America: Movie Review

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This summer has brought an onslaught of comic-book movies, but the tide has turned against them. From Thor to X-Men: First Class to The Green Lantern, none of these super-expensive movies have managed to crack $200 Million at the box office, the number Superman Returns made (and that was...

Captain America Finally Gets a Trailer

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And it's good! Paramount and Marvel studio's Captain America: The First Avenger is one the big titles of the summer, and the Joe Johnston-directed, Chris Evans-starring film opens July 22, will be the last of summer's four big superhero films. The trailer is mostly the set-up: Skinny Steve Rogers becomes a superhero through the tutelage of Tommy Lee Jones's Col. Chester Phillips, and the...

HQ Photo of Hugo Weaving as Captain America's Red Skull

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Yesterday we got a nice preview photo of Marvel's newest superhero villain Red Skull from Captain America: The First Avenger. Today the studio along with Paramount have released a higher quality version that allows us to get up close and personal with the bad guy. Check out Red Skull and all his evil glory...

New Captain America Red Skull Photo

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Paramount Pictures and Marvel Studios have joined forces with Entertainment Weekly to debut the first official photo of Hugo Weaving as Red Skull. Ever since it was announced that the character would be the villain of choice in the movie, fans have been worried about how he'd look on film. Let's be honest, he has a face that only a mother could love. Check out Red Skull's entire costume...

More Captain America Photos: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell

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Earlier today we got our first official look at Chris Evans as Captain America. The actor appears on the cover of the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly magazine wearing his traditional red, white, and blue costume. Over at Coming Soon, they've posted several scans that are featured inside the magazine that show Evans, Hayley Atwell, Stanley Tucci, and Hugo Weaving. Take a look at...

Joe Johnston Describes Captain America as An Adventure Love Story

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When the Comic-Con Marvel panel took place today, it featured the director and stars of Captain America: The First Avenger. Chris Evans, who plays the title role was on hand as well as Hugo Weaving.who stars as the villain Red Skull, and Joe Johnston the director. They spoke about their vision for the superhero and what comic book runs...

Hugo Weaving Is Captain America's Red Skull?

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Over the past couple of week's we've been trying to figure out who will play the title character in Joe Johnston's Captain America movie. The process has been slow, tedious, and for the most part unrewarding, but here's some good news. According to THR, Hugo Weaving is in negotiations to star as the film's villain, Red Skull.

New Action Packed Wolf Man Trailer and Pictures

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Oh Wolf Man, what will your fate be? At the moment it seems to be undetermined. People don't know whether to love you or loath you. I guess that's why Universal decided it's time for a new, action-packed, sexy, trailer for Joe Johnston's upcoming action thriller The Wolf Man starring Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving, and Art Malik. They've...

The Wolfman Trailer Premiere and New Photos

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What a morning for trailers! The Wolfman is now online, just after the first Avatar was released. We've all been waiting for the first look at Joe Johnston's film starring Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, and Hugo Weaving and now it's finally here. A little something to take with you into the trailer... Even a man who is pure of heart And...

Guillermo del Toro Talks Hobbit and Frankenstein Casting

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Busy director, producer, and writer Guillermo del Toro recently opened up about a few of his most high profile projects. According to MovieFone del Toro gave up some goodies regarding his Lord of the Rings prequel The Hobbit, and his horror adaptation Frankenstein. It's usually like pulling teeth to...

Megatron's Back for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

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I can now confirm what I already knew from the very beginning, Megatron will make an appearance in the Transformers sequel Revenge of the Fallen. There have been so many rumors, and so much backtracking with the character that I've tried to avoid this story at all costs. The film's director Michael Bay had been denying Megatron's involvement...