Posts Tagged ‘Kate Beckinsale’

New Blade movie won’t happen any time soon

It’s pretty much an accepted fact that the Marvel Cinematic Universe basically prints money. With a whopping 13 wildly successful films under its belt and another nine on the way (that we know of), it’s safe to say that the MCU is one of the most successful film franchises of all time. A[...]

Len Wiseman to Direct The Mummy Reboot

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — “Underworld” director Len Wiseman is in talks to helm Universal’s reboot of “The Mummy.” The legendary Boris Karloff played the original Imhotep and in the 1999 remake, directed by Stephen Sommers, it was Arnold Vosloo who re-enacted the Egyptian pries[...]

Under Review: Total Recall

— by ADAM DALE — When it comes to classic genre films, fans can be less than enthusiastic about the idea of a remake. With ostensibly a more faithful interpretation of Philip K. Dick’s 1966 short story “We Can Remember it for You Wholesale” than the 1990 original starring Arnold Sc[...]

Under Review: ‘Underworld: Awakening’

— by ADAM DALE — After a six-year absence from the franchise, Kate Beckinsale returns as one of her best characters, Selene the vampire warrior, in “Underworld: Awakening.” With new directors Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein at the helm — along with[...]

Under Review: ‘Contraband’

— by LYNN TACKITT — Being a fan of action, adventure, drama, plots with a twist and Mark Wahlberg, I was looking forward to the actor’s latest movie. In “Contraband,” Wahlberg plays Chris Farraday, who has left behind his criminal past to raise a family. His brother-in-[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Underworld: Awakening’

— by CHERRY BELL DAMASCO-FARRINGTON — It’s been six years since “Underworld: Evolution,” which centered on Selene (Kate Beckinsale) and Michael Corvin (Scott Speedman). “Underworld: Rise of the Lycans” gave us a nice look into the past and how things came to[...]

Kate Beckinsale Wanted for ‘Total Recall’

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — Though she is currently filming “Underworld 4,” it is being reported that Hollywood beauty Kate Beckinsale may have nabbed the sought-after role of Lori in the upcoming remake of “Total Recall.” We recently reported Jessica Biel was in the run[...]

If I Was Making … Bond 23

— by BEN FOWLER — FUN! FUN! FUN! If the Bond franchise became my baby, that would be the buzz word for production. Of course, I still want the edge-of-your-seat action set pieces and slobber-knocker fight scenes. But one thing that has been noticeably missing from the recent[...]

Under Review: ‘Everybody’s Fine’

— by JOEL CRARY — I haven’t see “Stanno tutti bene,” the Italian film on which Kirk Jones’ “Everybody’s Fine” is based, but noticing that it starred Marcello Mastroianni in the De Niro role made me smile. De Niro is one of the great actors, capab[...]

Beckinsale. Deschanel. Absolut-ly.

— by SEAN GERSKI — Actresses Kate Beckinsale and Zooey Deschanel are featured in a new series of ads for Absolut Vodka. The pictures are very well done and the actresses look amazing — even though they are nearly unrecognizable in a few (especially in the photos where they are[...]

Poster Peek: ‘Everybody’s Fine’

— by ALEXA MILAN — As the holiday season inches closer and closer, the more holiday movies we’re likely to hear about, such as “Everybody’s Fine.” The film centers on a widower (Robert De Niro) who realizes his wife was the only connection he really had to his grown children[...]

Kate Beckinsale: The ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’

— by SEAN GERSKI — Every time I see Kate Beckinsale, I think the same thing — I’m pretty sure she is the best-looking person on the planet. For the record, I also happen to think she is a terrific actress. But let’s be honest, the first thing you notice is her[...]

Trailer: Everybody’s Fine

— by SEAN GERSKI — There is something about this trailer that just isn’t right. It might be the music, the pacing or the vibe. But something is missing. And yet, I have a feeling this could to turn out to be a nice little movie. Why? The cast is sure part of it. Check […][...]