Tag Archives: Swashbuckler films

Dwayne Johnson joining “Journey” sequel after Fraser fades

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Dwayne Johnson has a habit of taking over film franchises launched by Brendan Fraser. First, it was “The Scorpion King,” a spin off of Fraser’s high-tech “Mummy” movies. Now we’re getting word that the artist formerly known as “The Rock” will star in Journey to the Center of[...]

Logan Lerman discusses his new role as one of the ‘Three Musketeers’

HollywoodNews.com: Playing a demi-god and a master duelist is “a whole different dog,” according to Logan Lerman (“Percy Jackson”). In a new interview with Absolute Radio, Lerman–who was recently cast as rookie Musketeer D’Artagnan in Doug Liman’s “Three Musketeers” remake, to start production this fall–talks preparation for the role and[...]

“Robin Hood” Rides Into Battle

By Brandon Gray Published by Box Office Mojo.com “This weekend, historical action-adventure Robin Hood storms approximately 5,900 screens at 3,503 locations, while romances Letters to Juliet and Just Wright shoot for different audiences, respectively playing on around 3,600 screens at 2,968 venues and 2,100 screens at 1,831 venues. Iron Man 2 remains[...]

“Robin Hood” best opening choice for Cannes in a long time

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: “Robin Hood” is barreling toward us quickly, with a big price tag. Ridley Scott’s epic, starring Russell Crowe, opens the 2010 Cannes Film Festival next Wednesday. Some insiders are telling me that it will take $700 million to break even. Earlier this week, “Robin Hood” was screened in[...]

New “Robin Hood” photos with Russell Crowe

Ridley Scott’s upcoming new movie “Robin Hood” stars Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, and William Hurt and hits the theaters on May 14. It is “the story of an archer in the army of Richard Coeur de Lion who fights against the Norman invaders and becomes the legendary hero known as[...]

Robin Hood Junket Moves From London Thanks to Volcano

By Roger Friedman Ridley Scott’s “Robin Hood” junket is moving from London to Los Angeles thanks to the Iceland volcano. This news comes on the heels of “Iron Man 2″ also canceling their London promotion and heading to the West Coast. Poor Iceland–no economy, people were already leaving in droves for other countries,[...]

Mathieson Lenses Robin Hood: Russell Crowe

By Bob Fisher John Matthieson, BSC likens his experience shooting Robin Hood to riding a horse with a mind of it’s own and hanging on for dear life while guiding it in the right direction. Robin Hood is the cinematographer’s fifth collaboration with Ridley Scott. It follows[...]