‘The Mechanism’ Trailer: Netflix Gets Another ‘Narcos’-Style Crime Drama

‘The Mechanism’ Trailer: Netflix Gets Another ‘Narcos’-Style Crime Drama Director Jose Padilha may not be a household name yet, but action movie junkies will recognize him as the filmmaker behind Elite Squad and Elite Squad: The Enemy Within, and Netflix aficionados may ...

‘7 Days In Entebbe’ Trailer: Daniel Brühl & Rosamund Pike Fly High In Hijacking Drama

Jose Padilha earned his reputation for his gritty, intense urban action dramas like “Elite Squad” and “Elite Squad: The Enemy Within.” Now he’s back with “7 Days In Entebbe” starring Rosamund Pike and ...

Seu Jorge of ‘The Life Aquatic’ Announces David Bowie Covers Tour

Seu Jorge of ‘The Life Aquatic’ Announces David Bowie Covers Tour Wes Anderson’s underrated 2004 film “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou” follows Steve Zissou (Bill Murray), an eccentric oceanographer, and his large crew on a revenge mission to kill a rare “jaguar ...

José Padilha Laments ‘RoboCop’ Remake, Says ‘I Didn’t Have The Creative Freedom I Needed’

José Padilha Laments ‘RoboCop’ Remake, Says ‘I Didn’t Have The Creative Freedom I Needed’ Brazilian director and producer José Padilha keeps himself busy nowadays with many film and TV projects after his big Hollywood break with a modern remake of Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 film “RoboCop.” ...

Mundial eyes Cannes sales on 'Special Operations'

Exclusive: Cristina Garza and her team will introduce worldwide buyers on the Croisette to the Brazilian thriller. Tomas Portella directed Special Operations (Operações Especiais), about an elite ...

'Robocop' Director Sets Up Sci-Fi Thriller 'Mindcorp'

'Robocop' Director Sets Up Sci-Fi Thriller 'Mindcorp' Director Jos&#233 Padilha, who made his U.S. studio debut with last year's RoboCop remake, has signed on to direct Mindcorp, based on a short story he wrote. Warner Bros. picked up the short story, ...

The top 25 underappreciated films of 2010

Odd List Ryan Lambie Simon Brew 27 Feb 2014 - 05:54 Our series of lists devoted to underappreciated films brings us to the year 2010, and another 25 overlooked gems... By 2010, Hollywood’s obsession ...

Review: 'RoboCop' Starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Abbie Cornish, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton & More

Every movie should be approached with an open mind. Ideally, be it a film from Martin Scorsese or Friedberg and Seltzer, a reviewer should be going in without expectations, ready to play it as it ...

The top 25 underappreciated films of 2007

Odd List Ryan Lambie Simon Brew 6 Feb 2014 - 06:08 Our series of lists devoted to underappreciated films brings us to the year 2007, and another 25 overlooked gems... For some reason, the number ...

Exclusive: First Listen To 2 Tracks From 'RoboCop' Score By Pedro Bromfman

"RoboCop" is returning to the streets of Detroit, with a brand new suit of armor, but with the same directive: "Dead or alive, you're coming with me." And bringing this new version of "RoboCop" to the ...

‘RoboCop’ International Trailer: The Rebirth of Alex Murphy

Director Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 film RoboCop, like its namesake, is an amalgam of components; part sci-fi/action movie, part wry satire of American culture, set in a future where a half-robot man is ...

Watch: First explosive 'Robocop' trailer offers a new take on an old favorite

Watch: First explosive 'Robocop' trailer offers a new take on an old favorite Get a load of the new "Robocop." Joel Kinnaman steps into the role originated by Peter Weller in the first trailer for the forthcoming remake, which once again follows Detroit police officer Alex ...

Robocop Director Jose Padilha Adapting Dirty Cop Drama The Brotherhoods

Isn.t it great whenever a director gets attached to a project, and the two seem tailor-made for one another? Martin Scorsese and The Departed, for instance, or Jose Padilha and the awkwardly titled ...

Robocop Director Jose Padilha to Helm Warner Bros. Thriller The Brotherhood

Director Jose Padilha is heading back into the crime thriller world. The filmmaker first broke onto the scene with his Brazilian crime pics Elite Squad and Elite Squad: The Enemy Within before landing ...

Michael Keaton joins 'Robocop' cast as OmniCorp CEO

Michael Keaton joins 'Robocop' cast as OmniCorp CEO Michael Keaton is the new Dan O'Herlihy. The "Batman" thesp has signed on to star as OmniCorp CEO Raymond Sellars in MGM/Columbia's upcoming "RoboCop" remake helmed by Jose Padilha ("Elite Squad: The ...

"This is hell" - Is the 'RoboCop' Remake Already in Trouble?

Jose Padilha's first Hollywood feature appears to be off to a rocky start. The director of the two internationally loved films Elite Squad and Elite Squad: The Enemy Within is in charge of the RoboCop ...

Michael Kenneth Williams To Join RoboCop

Michael Kenneth Williams To Join RoboCop Best known for his astonishing portrayal of profanity-hating stick-up man Omar Little in HBO's The Wire, Michael Kenneth Williams looks set to play a character on the other side of the law in upcoming ...

Jennifer Ehle Circles New Role in ‘RoboCop’ Reboot

MGM’s modernized retooling of RoboCop is shaping up to be something special, if the cast and creative personnel are any indication. The Killing‘s Joel Kinnaman is playing the new Officer Alex Murphy, ...

Jackie Earle Haley Latest to Join Jose Padilha's 'Robocop' Remake

Some casting news for the new Robocop to round out the week's news. Deadline is reporting that Oscar nominated actor Jackie Earle Haley is signing on to star in the Robocop remake, being directed by ...

Hugh Laurie to Play Robocop Villain

Earlier this year we learned that MGM had opted for a somewhat unknown actor to play the lead role in their upcoming Robocop reboot. Joel Kinnaman (The Killing) landed the gig back in February, taking ...

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