Posts Tagged ‘Leonardo DiCaprio’

The Golden Globes 2014: The jokes, the awards, the shocks

The Golden Globes 2014: The jokes, the awards, the shocks

While the Golden Globe Awards 2014 may have been a disappointing night for the Brits, with most coming away empty handed, the night was certainly entertaining, with awards shocks, bumbling speeches, the occasional faux pas and a lot of laughs. Awards ceremonies all start to look the same after a while. The stars walk the red carpet in...

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Full list of BAFTA 2014 nominations announced

Full list of BAFTA 2014 nominations announced

The full list of nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards 2014 (BAFTA) were announced this morning. Gravity is leading the fray with 11 nominations, but is closely followed by 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle with ten nominations each. While it might appear that certain films are dominating this year, when you look through...

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Films in time for Christmas 2013

Films in time for Christmas 2013

2013 has been a very good year for movies. Comedies, animations, action movies, fantasy adventures, adaptations of classic novels – we've had it all from the Hollywood conveyor belt. And now the winter, spring and summer theatrical releases are available to download and own on DVD and Blu-Ray, just in time time for Christmas! Well,...

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Animal trafficking movie in talks

Animal trafficking movie in talks

The last time we saw Tom Hardy he was doing his best to destroy the world as Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, but now the muscular actor wants to produce an animal-trafficking film. Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Tom Hardy have teamed up to produce an animal-trafficking drama set up at Warner Brothers. According to The Hollywood...

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Matthew McConaughey cast in Wolf Of Wall Street

Matthew McConaughey cast in Wolf Of Wall Street

Wolf Of Wall Street has already attracted some big stars to its casting list and now it looks as though Matthew McConaughey is set to join their ranks. He's been everywhere lately, from delighting the ladies in Magic Mike, to sleazing on one young lady in particular as the dark, dangerous lead in Killer Joe. Matthew McConaughey is hot...

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Dark Blood starring River Phoenix is finally released

Dark Blood starring River Phoenix is finally released

River Phoenix's final film, Dark Blood, looks like it is set to première this September, nearly 20 years after the actor's death. Phoenix collapsed and died of drug-induced heart failure back in 1993 outside Hollywood nightclub The Viper Room, which was part-owned by Johnny Depp at the time. He had returned to LA earlier that week to...

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Jack Reacher Trailer Starring Tom Cruise

Jack Reacher Trailer Starring Tom Cruise

The first trailer for upcoming action film Jack Reacher, starring Tom Cruise, has recently been released. It hasn't been the best week for Tom Cruise, has it? Despite the fact yesterday was the actor's 50th birthday, it seems he had little to celebrate, since it was announced that his wife, actress Katie Holmes, is filing for divorce...

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Titanic floats to the top of the box office charts taking in $2bn

Titanic floats to the top of the box office charts taking in $2bn

Titanic has become a hit rather than a sinker after taking in a combined total of $2bn (around £1.2bn) from its original and its 3D re-release. Titanic has now made more than $2 billion in the worldwide box office charts, making it the second film in history to reach break the two billion barrier. The epic romance, starring Kate...

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The Screen Actors Guilds Awards – winners and pics

The Screen Actors Guilds Awards – winners and pics

The 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were held in Los Angeles on Sunday 29th January, and the event was sparkling with its usual amount of stars and congratulatory words. The awards, honouring outstanding performances over the past year, consisted of five film and eight television categories. What we all wanting to know though, is who...

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Stars reunite: Cooper and Lawrence sign for Serena

Stars reunite: Cooper and Lawrence sign for Serena

Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper are proving to be fast friends. They have both signed to star in their second movie together, Serena. Actors do love repeat collaborations, don't they? Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler, Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio. Not normally in as quicker succession as this though. Jennifer Lawrence...

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Films to look forward to in 2012

Films to look forward to in 2012

With Shame and War Horse coming out in the UK this Friday, 2012 is getting off to a great start film-wise. Here at TheFilmReview, we are very exited about the year ahead and have put together a list of some of the films, both big and small, that we are looking forward...

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Golden Globe and SAG nominations announced

Golden Globe and SAG nominations announced

Awards season is here! Along with the promise of Christmas, breakable New Years resolutions and weight gain, we also have the nominations for both the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) and the Golden Globes 2012. The winners won't be announced until both ceremonies are held in January, of course, but we finally know which films and...

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Titanic 3D Trailer released

Titanic 3D Trailer released

A new year, a new 3D re-release. The 3D trailer of James Cameron's Titanic debuts on the web. The re-release of James Cameron's Oscar-winning Titanic doesn't hit cinemas until April next year, but the trailer for the 3D version has just debuted on the internet. The film is part of a string of hit films being re-released in 3D. Beauty and...

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Red Riding Hood – Review

Red Riding Hood – Review

It is, perhaps, plausible that a film directed by Catherine Hardwicke, produced by Leonardo DiCaprio and starring Amanda Seyfried might have made for a half-way decent adaptation of the classic fairytale, Little Red Riding Hood. Unfortunately, somewhere along the way, something has gone horribly, horrible wrong. Red Riding Hood drops the...

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Clint Eastwood to cast Leonardo DiCaprio opposite Beyoncé?

Clint Eastwood to cast Leonardo DiCaprio opposite Beyoncé?

Leonardo DiCaprio may be set to star opposite Beyoncé in the upcoming remake of A Star is Born. Clint Eastwood is currently on board to direct the remake of A Star is Born, which follows the story of an ageing alcoholic actor, who becomes the mentor to a bright young starlet. Fredric March and Janet Gaynor starred as the original pairing...

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Rising Brit star Douglas Booth wins Romeo role

Rising Brit star Douglas Booth wins Romeo role

Romeo, Romeo wherefore art thou Romeo? Well, it looks like we've found him in the form of Brit actor Douglas Booth. Booth, who you might recognise from the Burberry ads or playing Boy George in the TV movie Worried About The Boy, will play Romeo to True Grit star Hailee Steinfeld's Juliet. Director Carlo Carlei reportedly chose him from...

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Quiz: Who won the Oscar nom?

Quiz: Who won the Oscar nom?

Get your acceptance speech at the ready... This week the nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards were announced, so we thought we'd take a look at past nominees and test your knowledge of the winners. Break a leg! [QUIZZIN...

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A Quiz Less Ordinary: Danny Boyle quiz

A Quiz Less Ordinary: Danny Boyle quiz

Last Friday saw release of 127 Hours, the latest film from award-winning director Danny Boyle. 127 Hours tells the extraordinary real-life story of mountain climber Aron Ralston (played by James Franco), who became trapped by a boulder in Utah for more than five days and was forced to go to extreme lengths in order to survive. However, this...

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The Best Films of 2010

The Best Films of 2010

As the year comes to a close, we look back at the year in films. There have been some amazing films (Black Swan) and then some really terrible ones (Skyline). One thing is for sure, it has been a great year for Brit actors such as Carey Mulligan and Colin Firth. We've picked our favourite films of 2010. Let us know what you think and tell us if...

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Armie Hammer and DiCaprio to play gay lovers

Armie Hammer and DiCaprio to play gay lovers

It's been announced that Leornado DiCaprio's love interest in his next film is, wait for it.... a man. Armie Hammer, who you may recognise from playing both Winklevoss twins in The Social Network, has been signed up to star alongside DiCaprio in Clint Eastwood's upcoming biopic J. Edgar. J. Edgar Hoover, played by DiCaprio, was the...

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Carey Mulligan to play The Great Gatsby’s Daisy?

Carey Mulligan to play The Great Gatsby’s Daisy?

Artistic Aussie director Baz Luhrmann is taking on the classic F. Scott Fitzgerald novel The Great Gatsby. The flamboyant director who gave us Moulin Rouge and Romeo and Juliet, has apparently already cast his two male leads - Leornado DiCaprio as Gatsby and Tobey Maguire as Carraway. The big question is who will play the lead...

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Zac Efron to star in Akira film remake?

Zac Efron to star in Akira film remake?

Hardcore fans of the Japanese animated film Akira may not want to continue reading. Well, you can, but don't say I didn't warn you. There is a rumour flying about that High School Musical hunk, Zac Efron, is due to star in a live-action remake of Akira, as the lead Kaneda. Talk of the film being remade, which is considered by many to...

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Clint Eastwood offers Joaquin Phoenix redeeming role

Was the hoax that saw Joaquin Phoenix spiral towards an apparent mental breakdown an irredeemable mess of a publicity stunt? We could be about to find out. Rumour has it that Clint Eastwood is considering casting Phoenix in the role of Clyde Tolson in his upcoming film, Hoover. The film is a biopic of the former FBI director J. Edgar...

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Inception: brilliant or baffling?

Inception: brilliant or baffling?

For all the hype surrounding Christopher Nolan's latest film, Inception, I found myself leaving the cinema feeling somewhat bemused. In an attempt to appear a little less clueless, I inevitably began eavesdropping on snippets of conversation from other audience members - was their mission successful? Are we all living in a dream? And, most...

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Will Ferrell tops US box office with The Other Guys

Will Ferrell is back where he belongs - number one in the American box office. After a number of flops recently (i.e Land of the Lost), Will Ferrell's latest comedy with Mark Wahlberg The Other Guys, pushed Inception off the number one spot. The Other Guys, which took $35.6 million in it's opening weekend, is the story of two New York City...

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Argos Sony Blu-ray Player Competition

Argos Sony Blu-ray Player Competition

TheFilmReview.com has been given a smashing Sony BDP370 Blu Ray Player worth £179.99, courtesy of the kind people at Argos. We're giving it away, and to be in with a chance of winning it you just have to answer this question: [competition_3] This competition is only open to UK residents. This prize has been supplied courtesy of Argos, who...

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Leo DiCaprio smoulders at Inception UK première

Looks like Leonardo DiCaprio still has what it takes to make the ladies go wild, judging by the pictures of the hysteria at last night's Inception UK première. Hundreds of screaming fans headed down to Leicester Square to catch a glimpse of Leo and the other stars as they walked the red carpet. After a recent lack of A-listers at London...

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Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest film set to be a hit

Leonardo DiCaprio's latest film is getting rave reviews already and is being touted as the film of the summer. Inception which stars Leo, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Ellen Page, tells the story of Dom Cobb an 'extractor' who invades rich and powerful people in their sleep and takes their deepest secrets from their subconscious. Information about...

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Martin Scorsese set to direct Frank Sinatra biopic

John Travolta showed us all he could sing in Grease and Hairspray, but has he got what it takes to be Sinatra? Martin Scorsese is set to direct a film about the musical legend and the Saturday Night Fever star is just one of the names being bandied around about the lead (along with the suitably more slimmer and mopped Leonardo DiCaprio).With...

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