All posts tagged "Javier Bardem"

  • Award Profile
    Awards Profile: The Last Face

    Welcome to the 2015 Awards Profiles series.  For the next two months, every day (except for Saturday), we will...

  • Film Reviews
    Film Review: The Gunman (★★)

    It’s kind of surprising to me that director Pierre Morel hasn’t worked more consistently since shepherding the...

  • Article
    Stat Awards Monday #1 – Making sense of the fresh faces in Best Actor

    Welcome to Stat Awards Monday (or, SAM, for short—see what I did there?—I know, but just go...

  • Article
    Top Ten Greatest Performances of All Time (Karen Peterson)

    When I found out we were doing this Top Ten Greatest Performances of All Time series, I...

  • News
    ‘The Gunman’ Starring Sean Penn Gets Moved to February 2015

    It’s time to cross one more film off our lists, at least for 2014.  Pierre Morel’s The...

  • Article
    Six Spot #3: Best Supporting Actor 2012

    Welcome back to the Six Spot!  In case you’re new to the Six Spot, this is a...

  • Blu-Ray/DVD
    Ridley Scott’s “The Counselor” Comes to Blu-Ray/DVD on February 11!

    The Counselor An all-star cast, featuring Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz, Javier Bardem, and Penélope Cruz, sizzles in this adrenaline-fueled thriller...

  • Editor
    The Counselor (★★)

    There was so much promise leading up to the final unveiling of Ridley Scott‘s long-awaited crime thriller, The Counselor written...

  • Editor
    2014 Oscar Predictions – The Standout “Supporters”

    The race is really heating up at the moment, infusing all the different ticks and beats that...

  • Images
    New Poster and Images From Ridley Scott’s ‘The Counselor’

    Ridley Scott’s The Counselor has a pretty impressive cast, and the new poster wastes no time in...

  • Article
    Ten Best Studio Films – The Weinstein Company

    Continuing the Best Films by the Studios Series. The Weinstein Company, the name that’s synonymous with Oscar-bait...

  • Trailer/Clips
    Full Trailer for Ridley Scott’s ‘The Counselor’ Starring Michael Fassbender!

    The first full trailer has dropped for Ridley Scott’ The Counselor from Warner Bros.  The film, which...

  • Trailer/Clips
    Check Out the New Trailer for Ridley Scott’s ‘The Counselor’

    A new trailer has premiered for Ridley Scott’s upcoming crime thriller The Counselor written by Cormac McCarthy....

  • News
    Will Jessica Chastain Join the Cast of ‘A Most Violent Year?’

    It looks more and more likely that Jessica Chastain will join Javier Bardem in A Most Violent...

  • Trailer/Clips
    ‘The Counselor’ Trailer Take Two: This Time in English

    Earlier today we got the international trailer for Ridley Scott’s The Counselor. Now we have the English...

  • News
    Idris Elba to be a ‘Gunman’ with Sean Penn and Javier Brdem

    Idris Elba’s star has really been rising in Hollywood lately. After turning in years of good work on TV shows like The Wire and BBC’s Luther, he’s finally getting noticed by major Hollywood studios. The actor is currently in talks to join Sean Penn and Javier Bardem in the film Gunman, which...

  • Article
    Oscar Circuit – Supporting Actor Contenders from the Same Film

    Best Supporting Actor is a category that is completely up in the air until nearly all the contenders are seen.  It’s hard to tell who will be a cameo appearance in a film and who will have substance to bring themselves to the Dolby Theater.  After Alexander Payne’s Nebraska bowed at the...

  • Film Reviews
    To the Wonder (*½)

    It’s no secret that Terrence Malick is a filmmaker who isn’t for everyone, but up until now it’s always seemed like his movies have at least been for someone. With To the Wonder however, this seems like the type of film he made for him and him alone, resulting in absolutely no...

  • Award Profile
    Awards Profile: The Counselor

    Directed By: Ridley Scott Written By: Cormac McCarthy Cast: Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Dean Norris Synopsis: A lawyer finds himself in over his head when he gets involved in drug trafficking. Award Speculation: It’s so unusual how it seems the internet gets their hands on things...

  • Article
    Are We Underestimating the British Voting Bloc? (‘Skyfall’ Edition)

    Exactly two hours before I began writing up this article, the Producers Guild of America had just announced its complete list of nominees. In the “Theatrical Motion Picture” category, one film appeared that virtually no pundit had thought to anticipate: Sam Mendes’ British-produced Skyfall. But after recently crossing the $1 billion mark...

  • Trailer/Clips
    Malick’s ‘To the Wonder’ Trailer Arrives

    Terence Malick’s latest film, To the Wonder, played at the Venice and Toronto film festivals this year, and now we are finally getting a look at this first beautiful trailer. The film, as it seems to be with all Malick’s movies, looks stunning, thanks in large part to the great Emmanuel Lubezki’s...

  • Article
    Critics Choice Nominations Announced!

    18th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Winners to be announced live on the CW Television Network from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on January 10, 2013. BEST PICTUREArgoBeasts of the Southern WildDjango UnchainedLes MiserablesLife of PiLincolnThe MasterMoonrise KingdomSilver Linings PlaybookZero Dark Thirty BEST ACTORBradley Cooper – Silver Linings PlaybookDaniel Day-Lewis – LincolnJohn Hawkes...

  • Precursors
    Washington Film Critics Award Nominees

    Spielberg’s Lincoln and Hooper’s Les Miserables make an impressive showing with the relatively young organization.  Javier Bardem from Skyfall and Samantha Barks from Les Miserables make their first showings of the season with nominations.  Is there momentum to build for either of the them? Check out the full nominations down below: Best...

  • Weekend Openings
    Weekend Openings: 11/9/2012

    Capping off Bond Week at the Awards Circuit is the much anticipated release of Skyfall.   Spielberg’s grand biopic Lincoln gets a limited head start to its nationwide release next week. Skyfall Language: English Rating: PG-13 Genre: Action/Thriller Director: Sam Mendes Starring: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Judi Dench After serving its time in...

  • Film Reviews
    Skyfall (***½)

    After stumbling somewhat with ‘Quantum of Solace’, the Daniel Craig era of James Bond films has recovered spectacularly with ‘Skyfall’. Better even than ‘Casino Royale’, I’d actually wager that this could very well be the best Bond film ever. A phenomenally effective mix of old and new, this is exactly what I...