First trailer for The Truth Commissioner

Ahead of its opening on February 26th, the first trailer has landed for The Truth Commissioner directed by Declan Recks (Eden). Filmed on location in Belfast, Derry and Dublin, the film is adapted ...

Star Wars Digital Edition Hitting April 10th Loaded With Additional Bonuses

As the world prepares to completely lose its mind with the release of the new Star Wars film, it is obviously time to try to stir the pot as much as possible. That in mind, the previous films from the ...

BBC Worldwide North America Acquires Director John Boorman’s Final Film Queen And Country

BBC Worldwide North America announced today the acquisition of Queen And Country, the latest film by five-time Academy Award nominated director and writer John Boorman (Hope and Glory, Excalibur, The ...

‘The Grand Seduction’, with Brendan Gleeson, releases its first trailer

Over the course of a 25 year career, actor Brendan Gleeson has made a name for himself with a number of strong supporting and leading turns in movies such as The General, Gangs of New York, Kingdom of ...

Top 200 Most Anticipated Films for 2014: #143. John Boorman’s Queen and Country

Queen and Country Director: John Boorman Writer: John Boorman Producer: John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan U.S. Distributor: Rights Available Cast: Tamsin Egerton, David Thewlis, Richard E. Grant, ...

A Terrifically Dark & Amusing Trailer For ‘Calvary’ Starring Brendan Gleeson

Calvary was recently confirmed to make its world premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. The Guard director John Michael McDonagh reunites with his brilliant lead Brendan Gleeson in this darkly ...

Gleeson & Keeley Head ‘In The Heart Of The Sea’ For Ron Howard

Two more shipmates have joined cast of Ron Howard’s seafaring fact-based disaster drama, In The Heart Of The Sea. One of my own favourite actors – in part due to outstanding varying roles in the likes ...

Gleeson & Thewlis Head For ‘Eliza Graves’

Two more top actors have joined the cast of underrated director Brad Anderson’s modernised take on Edgar Allen Poe’s short story, ‘The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether’, going by the title ...

Empire's John Boorman Podcast Special

Empire's John Boorman Podcast Special John Boorman is the legendary British film director behind Point Blank, Deliverance, Zardoz, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope And Glory, The General, The Tailor Of Panama and many more.As he has ...

Caleb Landry Jones Eying Lead In Boorman’s Sequel ‘Queen & Country’

Legendary director John Boorman is currently preparing a sequel to his memorable semi-autobiographical film Hope & Glory from 1987, entitled Queen & Country. It also appears he’s looking at X-men: ...

It’s ‘The Grand Seduction’ For Kitsch & Gleeson

The French-Canadian film Seducing Doctor Lewis had nabbed leads for the forthcoming English-language remake, which has been retitled The Grand Seduction. The story will follow a diminishing fishing ...

The Boorman family's 40 years on the red carpet

What's it like to go Cannes as a family? Director Katrine Boorman explains the highs and lows of being there with her father John I first went to Cannes in 1970 when my dad, John Boorman, had a film ...

Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Highly Anticipated Documentary West Of Memphis

Sony Pictures Classics has announced that they have acquired worldwide rights to Academy Award® nominated filmmaker Amy Berg.s (Deliver Us From Evil) high profile documentary West Of Memphis. The film ...

Graham Cantwell's 'Anton' gets UK DVD release as 'Trapped'

The Ifta nominated feature film 'Anton' has been released for rental under its international title 'Trapped' in the UK and Ireland. Released through High Fliers Films, the film will be available to ...

The Guard – review

Marlene Dietrich said of Orson Welles's Hank Quinlan in Touch of Evil that he was "a great detective but a lousy cop", a judgment that could equally be applied to Brendan Gleeson's corrupt but deeply ...

Review #2: The Guard

Director: John Michael McDonagh Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle, Liam Cunningham, Mark Strong, David Wilmot Certification: 15 Running Time: 96mins Synopsis: Sergeant Gerry Boyle is a small-town ...

Review: The Guard

Director: John Michael McDonagh Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle, Mark Strong, Liam Cunningham, David Wilmot Running time: 96 minutes Certificate: 15 Synopsis: ‘An unorthodox Irish policeman ...

The Guard

This movie made me smile and even laugh out loud. In fact, it gave me more pleasure than any aliens, robots or superheroes have all summer. That’s because it’s doggedly offbeat and completely ...

Hugh Grant Takes The Lead In The Pirates! Band Of Misfits

An Aardman Production For Sony Pictures Animation Martin Freeman, David Tennant, Imelda Staunton, Jeremy Piven, Salma Hayek, Brian Blessed, Brendan Gleeson, Russell Tovey, and Ashley Jensen Also On ...

The Guard Release Date

Trailer to follow very shortly, and we’ll be doing something very cool closer to the release!!! Written and directed by John Michael McDonagh and starring Brendan Gleeson (In Bruges, Harry Potter, and ...

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