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Ben Wheatley Threw His Cast Into Free Fire

Ben Wheatley is happy that these are small-budget movies made on his own terms. After finishing High-Rise with Tom Hiddleston and Luke Evans, he turned to Free Fire. The idea came from reading transcripts of...

Jack Reynor Will Only 'Hustle' For A Role If The Script Is Good

Jack Reynor is always confident he'll land the roles he wants.The 'Free Fire' actor - who has won rave reviews for his performances in the likes of 'What Richard Did' and 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'...

Cillian Murphy Says Mobile Phones Have Destroyed Storytelling

Cillian Murphy has blamed mobile phones for destroying storytelling.The 40-year-old actor stars in upcoming shootout thriller 'Free Fire' which is set in Boston in 1978 and he insists the decade which features was an important...

Ben Wheatley Confirms Alicia Vikander Will Star In Freakshift

It was rumoured over the weekend (18-19Mar17) that Alicia will be taking the lead in British director Ben's new project, about a group of misfits who hunt down and kill nocturnal underground monsters. Ben confirmed...

Ben Wheatley Couldn't Care Less About High-rise Walkouts

Ben Wheatley couldn't care less if people walkout of his new movie 'High-Rise'.The 44-year-old English director's dystopian drama is based onJ.G. Ballard's novel of the same name and the story is set in the UK...

Samuel L. Jackson Saw Daily Rainbows Whilst Filming Kong: Skull Island In Hawaii

Samuel L. Jackson loved seeing a rainbow every day whilst filming 'Kong: Skull Island' in Hawaii.The 68-year-old actor, who stars in the sci-fi film alongside Brie Larson and Tom Hiddleston, jetted off to Vietnam, Hawaii...

Brie Larson Reveals Armie And Cillian's Obsession

Brie Larson claims Armie Hammer and Cillian Murphy are ''obsessed'' with drawing penises.The Oscar-winning actress stars with a largely male cast in 'Free Fire', and though she has no problem being the only woman on...

Tom Hiddleston Felt Faint Preparing For High-rise

Tom Hiddleston leads the ensemble cast of Ben Wheatley's new thriller High-Rise, based on the J.G. Ballard novel. And it's Ballard's bleak world view that drew him to the project."What Ballard is interested in is...

Luke Evans And Elisabeth Moss Join High-rise

Luke Evans and Elisabeth Moss have joined the cast of 'High-Rise'.'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' actor and the 'Mad Men' star have both signed on to join Tom Hiddleston, Sienna Miller and Jeremy Irons...

Tom Hiddleston Joins High-rise

Tom Hiddleston is to star in 'High-Rise'.The 32-year-old actor has joined the cast in the movie adaptation of JG Ballard's 1975 novel, which is being directed by Ben Wheatley, after he landed the lead role....

With Tom Hiddleston On-board, What Can We Expect From 'High Rise'?

With director Ben Wheatley announcing that Tom Hiddleston has been cast in the lead role in the upcoming 'High Rise', we're now brimming with anticipation for the JG Ballard adaptation. The director set tongues wagging...

Ben Wheatley To Direct Capaldi's Doctor Who Debut

British filmmaker Ben Wheatley will take charge of Peter Capaldi's full Doctor Who debut next year (14).The Kill List director has revealed he will be the first to tackle the new era of the Tv...

Is Ben Wheatley's 'A Field In England' The Finest British Movie Of 2013?

It is likely that Ben Wheatley's new movie A Field in England, staring Julian Barratt, will play no part in the major awards ceremonies in 2013 and 2014, though the historical drama has received a...

Is Ben Wheatley's Sightseers The Best British Movie Of The Year?

Ben Wheatley, the film director whose previous movies Down Terrace and Kill List have established him a key figure in British filmmaking, is back with his latest film, the black comedy Sightseers. Even before its...

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