Latest Stephen Rea News

A Foodie Delight: 'Tasting Menu' Serves Up Spanish Style, Foot Fetishism, And An International Cast [Trailer + Pictures]

By Lauren James | 3rd March 2014

Tasting Menu is preparing to open in America after having premiered in Spain last year to acclaim. The Spanish-set, bilingual movie pushes the boundaries of international cinema with a unique premise and sumptuous shots of...

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Stars Turn Out For Seamus Heaney's Funeral

2nd September 2013

Rockers U2 and Hollywood actor Stephen Rea turned out in Dublin, Ireland on Monday (02Sep13) to pay their respects to award-winning poet Seamus Heaney at his funeral.Singer Bono was joined by his wife Ali Hewson...

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Movie Reviews Rock Of Ages

15th June 2012

Over rock and roll's "ages" since the 1950s -- and especially since the 1980s -- pop music lovers have split into separate in-groups, each one becoming a veritable religion unto itself, each one scorning the...

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Movie Reviews Snow White And The Huntsman

1st June 2012

Somewhat surprisingly, given what several critics regarded as a put-offish title, there are only a handful of negative reviews for Snow White and the Huntsman , starring Kristen Stewart and Chris Hemsworth in the title...

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Movie Reviews The Five-year Engagement

27th April 2012

In 2012 a movie with a title like The Five-Year Engagement hardly seems as provocative as one with a title like The 40-Year-Old Virgin but, despite the innocuous title, the movie is picking up some...

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Movie Reviews Scream 4

15th April 2011

It's a brave studio that opens its screening-room doors to critics for a horror film. Stephen Rea in the Philadelphia Inquirer suggests that the reason The Weinstein Co.'s Dimension Films has done so with Scream...

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Movie Reviews Sucker Punch

25th March 2011

Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch is being punched right and left by critics, with many of them suggesting that the real suckers will be those by tickets to see it. Of the leading film critics, only...

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Movie Reviews Blue Valentine

29th December 2010

Fresh off their victory in persuading the MPAA ratings board to reduce the rating of Blue Valentine from NC-17 to R, the Weinstein Brothers are receiving much critical praise for the film as it opens...

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Movie Reviews Salt

23rd July 2010

Salt , starring Angelina Jolie, is being described by critics as an "action thriller." Their reviews indicate that the emphasis should be placed on the "action." The film moves with such speed, they say, that...

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Movie Reviews G-force

24th July 2009

Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times heaps faint praise on G-Force , describing it as "pleasant, inoffensive." "It will possibly be enjoyed by children of all ages," he remarks with hardly a trace of enthusiasm....

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Suvari + Rea Re-enact Hit + Run Windshield Death Drama

28th May 2008

MENA SUVARI and STEPHEN REA are retelling the gruesome real-life story of a woman who left a homeless man stuck in the windshield of her car after a hit and run accident in a new...

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Movie Reviews: 1408

22nd June 2007

Critics, who are used to roundly cursing just about every newly released horror film, aren't doing so in the case of 1408, a film based on a story by Stephen King about a cursed hotel...

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Movie Reviews: The Good Shepherd

22nd December 2006

Critics seem to regard Robert De Niro's The Good Shepherd with respect. That's not to say they like it. Take, for example, Gene Seymour's review in Newsday, which concludes that the movie "absorbs without resonating,...

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De Palma Movie Set For Remake

14th April 2006

Veteran film director BRIAN DE PALMA's 1973 movie SISTERS is set for a remade, with film-maker DOUGLAS BUCK claiming he will fill his project with both "style and substance". The remake will star French actress...

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Fascinating Fact 1297

29th March 2006

Actor STEPHEN REA plays an investigator charged with tracking down those responsible for bombing London's Old Bailey Court in new movie V FOR VENDETTA. In real life, Rea was married to DOLOURS PRICE for 20...

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Sex Shock Scene In The Crying Game Tops New Movie Poll

27th September 2005

THE CRYING GAME's pivotal penis scene has topped a new movie poll of shocking moments. The scene in question, where STEPHEN REA's character is confronted by the naked truth that the dancer he's in...

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River Queen Director Sacked

28th October 2004

New Zealand director VINCENT WARD has been dumped from the troubled film production RIVER QUEEN after a string of problems besieged the film. Filming of the movie, set amongst the backdrop of the 1860...

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Liotta Gets Control

29th August 2003

RAY LIOTTA has taken MATT DILLON's role in CONTROL, a thriller directed by TIM HUNTER. Liotta will play a violent sociopath who becomes involved in a medical experiment that exposes his past....

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Tommy Hilfiger Launches Entertainment Company

6th June 2003

Former president BILL CLINTON and SEX AND THE CITY star KIM CATTRALL were among the celebrities at the launch party of designer TOMMY HILFIGER's new TH ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY. The launch last night (05JUN03) onboard...

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