Unscripted: 'Across the Universe' helped a
LancasterOnlineUnscripted: 'Across the Universe' helped a millennial connect with the Vietnam WarLancasterOnlineDoe-eyed Jim Sturgess crooning “Girl” a cappella on the beach? Sign me up. The film was visually stunning, and I'm not just talking about Sturgess. When Jude (Sturgess) became enamored with Lucy (Evan Rachel Wood), a peach-toned bowling alley is ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 9:11 am
What's Streaming on STARZ Tonight: 'One Day'
DeciderWhat's Streaming on STARZ Tonight: 'One Day' + MoreDeciderCheck out One Day on STARZ, a British romance featuring Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess. The two speak in adorable British accents (his real, hers fake) as they attempt to figure out their lives over a twenty year span. If you're not looking for romance ...
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 3:08 pm
10 Years On, Across The Universe Is Even
Refinery2910 Years On, Across The Universe Is Even More Of A DelightRefinery29I rolled my eyes at some of the film's reductive depictions of the '60s, and its love story between Jude (Jim Sturgess) and Lucy (Evan Rachel Wood) that seemed too fast to be true. Plus, the idea of Jude's abandoned girlfriend in Liverpool, sulking ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 1:37 pm
Larger Than Life: Fall 2017 VFX Preview -
Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)Larger Than Life: Fall 2017 VFX PreviewAnimation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)The film, about a satellite designer who tries to save the world from a storm of epic proportions caused by malfunctioning climate-controlling satellites, stars Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Alexandra Maria Lara, Daniel Wu, Eugenio Derbez ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 9:20 pm
'Across the Universe': Revisiting the Songs
EW.com (blog)'Across the Universe': Revisiting the Songs 10 Years LaterEW.com (blog)This month marks a whopping ten years since Across the Universe—a.k.a. The Beatles movie that isn't actually about the Fab Four in the slightest. Though it's a ...and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 6:31 am
Security Stepped Up On Angela Bassett's
Security Has Reportedly Been Stepped Up On The Set Of Angela Bassett's New U.k. Tv Drama After The Actress Was Confronted By An Over-zealous Fan.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:34 am
Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (Blu-ray)
Skip It THE FILM: A film about the 1983 kidnapping of Heineken beer's Freddy Heineken should have been an interesting crime thriller. Actually, there is a strong, fictional retelling of this event starring Rutger Hauer: The Heineken Kidnapping . Where that Dutch film had a rich backstory to flesh out its victim's character, Kidnapping Mr. Heineken comes up short. The cast is stocked - Anthony ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:13 am
Angela Bassett Set for BBC2 Series ‘Close
*Angela Bassett joins Jim Sturgess, Freddie Highmore and Charlotte Riley in Stephen Poliakoff’s television miniseries “Close to the Enemy,” the BBC announced. The six-part drama for BBC2, will follow the attempts of an army intelligence officer (Sturgess), to persuade a captured German scientist (August Diehl) to share his nation’s secrets about the development of the […]
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 10:03 am
BBC Unveils New Stephen Poliakoff Drama
BBC 2 has announced Stephen Poliakoff ’s new six-part drama Close To The Enemy and revealed a stellar cast for the Cold War drama set in a bomb-damaged London hotel in the aftermath of World War II. Jim Sturgess ( One Day ) plays an intelligence officer whose last task for the Army is to ensure that a captured German scientist, played by August Diehl ( Inglorious Basterds ), starts working for ...
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 8:08 am
Tina Turner star Angela Bassett lands TV
The actress will star in a post-World War II series for the BBC.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 6:47 am
Happy Trails: 'A Walk in the Woods' and 8
"The Way Back" (2010) About a 1940 Polish solder's walk to freedom with other Soviet prisoners, this stars Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, and Ed Harris in an old-fashioned epic of survival. Director Peter Weir ("The Year of Living Dangerously," "Gallipoli ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:53 am
10 tech breakthroughs in film
Robert Zemeckis wanted a moving-camera shot of Michael J. Fox playing three different characters. Jim Sturgess needed to interact with actors pulled by an opposite gravitational force in “Upside Down.” The big screen adaptations of “The Lord of the ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:15 am
Trollhunters by Guillermo Del Toro and
It suddenly came to an end when Jim Sturgess was taken right in front of his brother as they rode their bikes under a bridge. In modern times, Jim Surgess Jr. is battling high school where he is a whimpy kid with bad grades and only one friend, Tub.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
TIFF announces more titles, including
Based on the Martin Amis novel and set in 1999 London, Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Cara Delevingne, Theo James, Billy Bob Thornton and Jim Sturgess star in this noir crime thriller. The Meddler: directed by Lorene Scafaria, USA: World Premiere Susan Sarandon ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 3:28 am
More Hollywood added to Toronto Film
Billy Bob Thornton and Jim Sturgess, Natalie Portman’s screenwriting and directorial debut adapting Amos Oz’s memoir “A Tale of Love and Darkness” about the early years of the state of Israel, and “I Saw the Light” a bio pic about legendary ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:34 pm