Javier Bardem

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Bardem and Penelope Cruz surprised celebrity news sites everywhere when they were married in a secret ceremony in 2010. Their marriage came after 3 years of dating.



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The Gunman Review


While Sean Penn lends this thriller some political subtext, the fact remains that it's actually just another vacuous revenge fantasy from Taken director Pierre Morel. Clearly for Morel, the violence is the point, and any depth of meaning is irrelevant, which leaves the film superficially entertaining but a waste of the considerable talent on-screen.

Penn plays Jim, a charity worker in the wartorn 2006 Democratic Republic of Congo. His hot doctor girlfriend Annie (Jasmine Trinca) has no idea that Jim is secretly a black-ops sniper working with fellow mercenary commandos Cox, Felix and DuPont (Rylance, Bardem and Elba). Then their latest mission requires Jim to disappear. Eight years later in an all-new life, Jim discovers that someone is trying to kill him, so he travels to London to find Cox. When Jim's pursuers turn up, Cox sends him to talk to Felix, who now lives in Barcelona with Annie as his wife. With the mysterious killers still on his trail, Jim heads to Gibraltar to tie up the loose ends with DuPont, and finally discovers the truth about what's going on and who's behind it.

Yes, everything is leading to a brutal confrontation inventively set in a bull-fighting ring. But not much else here is either original or convincing. The whole African politics premise is little more than a plot device, while hopping from Congo to Britain to Spain does little more than change the background scenery. Otherwise, the script is so simplistic that it barely holds water, and each ambush, fight and chase sequence feels like something we've seen before. Especially since everything is both over-choreographed and gratuitously grisly. Still, Morel is great at creating a sense of tension that builds ominously from start to finish, adding some gritty urgency through corrupt politicians and self-serving businessmen. Unfortunately, the film continually sidelines these intriguing ideas for more mindlessly violent mayhem.

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Javier Bardem Is Reportedly Set To Star As Villain Opposite Johnny Depp In 'Pirates Of The Caribbean 5´

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It seems Jack Sparrow has found a new enemy as Javier Bardem, who has played many memorable bad guy roles, is reportedly set to star in the fifth instalment of Disney's 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise as the villain.

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Bardem could be the villain in the fifth 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movie 

According to The Wrap, the Spanish actor is in "early talks" to star alongside Johnny Depp, who is returning as Jack Sparrow, and Geoffrey Rush as Captain Barbosa, as the antagonist in 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.'

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Ryan Kavanaugh Joins In With Criticism Against Cruz, Bardem Over Pro-Palestine Stance

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Several Hollywood big names have already spoken out on Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem’s open letter on the Israel-Palestine conflict, including Jon Voight,  and now, Relativity Media CEO Ryan Kavanaugh.

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Bardem [l] and Cruz [r] had to defend themselves against accusations of anti-semitism.

Last week, the Hollywood power couple gave their backing, along with Pablo Almodover and other luminaries of the Spanish entertainment industry to the letter, which denounced Israel’s actions in Gaza and the resulting civilian casualties as “genocide”. In the following days, Cruz and Bardem each released a statement, clarifying their intentions.

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Picture - Javier Bardem - Javier Bardem... Madrid Spain, Sunday 9th February 2014

Javier Bardem - Javier Bardem during the 28th annual Goya Film Awards ceremony - Madrid, Spain - Sunday 9th February 2014

Picture - Javier Bardem and mother Pilar... Madrid Spain, Sunday 9th February 2014

Javier Bardem and mother Pilar Bardem - Javier Bardem and mother Pilar Bardem during the 28th annual Goya Film Awards ceremony - Madrid, Spain - Sunday 9th February 2014

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