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Captain Phillips Writer Penning The Ballad Of Richard Jewell For Jonah Hill, Leonardo DiCaprio
Ray is one of the industry’s most respected veterans, having recent received an Oscar nomination for Captain Phillips. This is probably a tidy paycheck for him, as he’s experienced an upswing in work lately thanks to that Hanks thriller, a credit on The Hunger Games and the troubled drama State Of Play, with an upcoming credit on The Mummy.
The Wolf Of Wall Street Will Work Its Way Onto Blu-ray In March
This week, Paramount Home Media Distribution has let fans in on when they can get their hands on Martin Scorsese’s latest, The Wolf of Wall Street. The movie is hitting Blu-ray and DVD on March 25. However, if you’re more of a digital copy sort of person, you can purchase the movie early, beginning on March 18.
Leonardo DiCaprio Joins Martin Scorsese Retrospective In New York City
Kent Jones of the New York Film Society at Lincoln Center will moderate the conversation with DiCaprio, editor Thelma Schoonmaker and Academy Award-nominated writer Terence Winter prior to the Wolf screening.
Wolf Of Wall Street Besties Leonardo DiCaprio And Jonah Hill Pick Next Project
The movie centers around the security guard who discovered a mysterious back pack at the Atlanta Olympics in 1996. Initially viewed as a hero for his actions, Jewell quickly was deemed a suspect in the tragic Olympic Park bombing.
Is This The Year That Leonardo DiCaprio Should Win His Oscar?
Leonardo DiCaprio has been chasing the Oscar dream since he was 20 years old. His first nomination came thanks to his supporting role as a mentally handicapped child in 1994’s What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, and since then he has been nominated two more times - for lead roles in both The Aviator and Blood Diamond. But each time the star’s potential moment in the Oscar spotlight has come, it has gone by just as quickly.
Leonardo DiCaprio Addresses The Wolf Of Wall Street Criticism
Martin Scorsese has never shied away from telling stories about dark, damaged or even evil protagonists. Movies like Taxi Driver, Goodfellas, and Casino all center on characters who the audience witness doing terrible, terrible things.
Martin Scorsese Verbally Attacked At Wolf Of Wall Street Academy Screening
A mild altercation occurred at the AMPAS screening on Saturday night, where an unnamed screenwriter accosted Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill and writer Terrence Winter, screaming “Shame on you!”
Leonardo DiCaprio May Star In Norwegian Crime Novel Adaptation Blood On Snow
Leonardo DiCaprio is getting involved with entirely too many projects recently, with no single one showing any more promise than the others on getting made in the next ten years. It wouldn’t be a problem if the projects he circles would be stinkers, but they generally aren’t. The latest is an adaptation of celebrated Norwegian author Jo Nesbø’s upcoming thriller Blood on Snow, which Warner Bros. has acquired for DiCaprio to potentially star in, though he’ll definitely be producing it through his Appian Way imprint.
Martin Scorsese's The Wolf Of Wall Street Might Open This Year After All
The rumors of a Wolf delays surfaced weeks ago. Buzz said the director’s cut surpassed three hours, and would easily earn an NC-17 rating from the MPAA … meaning Paramount would have a very difficult time recouping any money that it sunk into a feature it clearly hoped would contend for multiple Oscars.
Martin Scorsese's Wolf Of Wall Street May Not Be Ready This Year
When Martin Scorsese wants to take his time editing his movie, you damn well let him, even if that means losing one of your few holiday season efforts that can be both a critical and commercial success. The Wolf Of Wall Street, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, had been looking like one of the fall season's best bets, but according to The Hollywood Reporter it may not be a fall movie at all.
Leonardo DiCaprio To Star In And Produce Woodrow Wilson Biopic
There is some suggestion in the source's report that the movie will just focus on one of the important events in Wilson's life, and says that the film will most likely be about his efforts to get America to support the League of Nations - an exhaustive exercise that wound up causing him to have a stroke.
Leonardo DiCaprio May Strap On His Viking Horns In King Harald
While the Minnesota Vikings are getting ready to begin the NFL preseason, Hollywood is gearing up to bring the Norse explorers back to cinemas in a big way. Warner Bros. has preemptively bought King Harald, a pitch from screenwriter Mark L. Smith about the 11th century ruler. While that’s already interesting news, it’s being written as a potential starring project for Leonardo DiCaprio.
Django Stars Leonardo DiCaprio And Jamie Foxx Reunite For A Detective Movie
It seems like these two guys could be attached to an adaptation of Goodnight Moon - and why wouldn’t they be? - and it would attract audiences in droves. DiCaprio’s production company Appian Way, which is becoming a mini-powerhouse, will provide non-Warner production duties.
The Wolf Of Wall Street Trailer In 12 Weird, Wonderful GIFs
Surely you've noticed that there's an insanely high number of big, hilarious moments that are just dying to be animated, from Leonardo DiCaprio's many wild facial expressions to Matthew McConaughey being himself to Jonah Hill attempting (gulp) to eat a goldfish. Because this is the Internet, we are of course going to oblige. It's GIF recap time, everybody!
Leonardo DiCaprio Playing Russian Mystic Rasputin In Biopic
The “mad monk,” as Rasputin was dubbed, has had multiple movies based on his powerful run through Russia, though the trade says that Hall has unearthed new details about the mysterious figure that caught DiCaprio’s eye.