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Tag Archives: Mike Newell

Rian Johnson’s “Looper” opening stellar Toronto International Film Fest

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Rian Johnson’s time-travel thriller “Looper” will open the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, it was reported on Tuesday in Variety. Johnson made splashes at TIFF with his previous films – the high-school-set film noir “Brick” and the quirky con caper “The Brothers Bloom.” But “Looper” finds him working[...]

Helena Bonham Carter boards Newell’s “Great Expectations”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Helena Bonham Carter will team with director Mike Newell (“Donnie Brasco,” “Four Weddings and a Funeral”) for an adaptation of “Great Expectations.” The oft-adapted Dickens novel will return to the screen courtesy of BBC Films, which made the announcement this morning in Cannes, according to the AP.[...]

Daniel Radcliffe on ‘epic’ Deathly Hallows, future remakes, and more

HollywoodNews.com: At London’s Movie-Con this weekend, ‘Harry Potter’ star Daniel Radcliffe talked candidly with Empire magazine about everything from the early films to the inevitable remakes. With Deathly Hallows finished–and with it the entire series–Radcliffe admits filming the two-part final installment was a long and grueling process. “It was hard. Before,[...]

“Prince of Persia” will ascend to the Blu-ray/DVD throne come September

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Disney’s live-action update of the “Prince of Persia” video game franchise didn’t exactly set the world on fire during its early summer run. Led by Jake Gyllenhaal and directed by Mike Newell, “Persia” pulled in $89.7 million domestically and an additional $237 million overseas. The studio will[...]

Daniel Radcliffe Confirms “Woman In Black” Casting

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Harry Potter films, has confirmed in a press release that he will indeed star in the latest adaptation of Susan Hill’s novel “The Woman In Black”. The novel, which has been successfully adapted on both the small screen and the stage,[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: Enter Sandman (but make way for the ladies)

By Kevin Crust HollywoodNews.com: The summer’s first three-day weekend features a pair of films that figure to split demographically along gender lines with the women taking the top spot at the box-office. Memorial Day is traditionally one of the biggest holiday weekends at the movies, but without a behemoth to soak[...]

Exclusive Interview: Mike Newell on creating a cinematic crown for ‘Prince of Persia’

HollywoodNews.com: It almost seems hard to imagine that a director who worked as far back as 1964 could be helming Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, but Mike Newell is cut from the same cloth as luminaries like John Glen and Terence Young – Brits with the competence and[...]

Jake Gyllenhaal surprises fans at early “Prince of Persia” screening

Hollywoodnews.com: Sometimes that guy sitting in the front row of the movie theater who looks exactly like Jake Gyllenhaal actually is Jake Gyllenhaal! The Oscar nominee attended an advanced screening of his upcoming blockbuster “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time” at an AMC Theater in Century City, Calif., according to[...]

Jake Gyllenhaal says secret of “Persia” success is shampoo, conditioner

Hollywoodnews.com: It can’t be easy getting in shape to play one of the summer movie season’s most physical heroes. Yet when Jake Gyllenhaal sat down in London to discuss his workout regiment and acting approach to the upcoming blockbuster “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time,” he revealed the keys[...]

Wondercon ’10: Gyllenhaal, Bruckheimer and Newell ponder ‘Prince of Persia’

BY TODD GILCHRIST In the midst of the weekend’s activites at San Francisco’s Wondercon comic and pop culture convention, actor Jake Gyllenhaal, director Mike Newell and producer Jerry Bruckheimer appeared together at multiple events to help promote their upcoming film Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time. Prior to offering a[...]