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Martin Scorsese’s SILENCE tells the story of two Christian missionaries (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson) – at a time when Christianity was outlawed and their presence forbidden. The celebrated director's 28-year journey to bring Shusaku Endo’s 1966 acclaimed novel to life will be in theaters this Christmas.

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Who was crying into their Corn Flakes this morning instead of already practicing their acceptance speech? Find out with our 9 biggest Oscar 2017 snubs list.

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Andrew Garfield Had A Strange Request Before Filming One Major Silence Scene With Liam Neeson Andrew Garfield Had A Strange Request Before Filming One Major Silence Scene With Liam Neeson

The following story will dive into mild spoilers for Martin Scorsese's latest, Silence, so please stop reading now if you have not yet seen the film.

Andrew Garfield Had A Strange Request Before Filming One Major Silence Scene With Liam Neeson

What Silence, And Working With Martin Scorsese, Taught Adam Driver About Faith And Conviction What Silence, And Working With Martin Scorsese, Taught Adam Driver About Faith And Conviction

I asked Driver how working with Scorsese -- and working with the legendary director on this film, in particular -- changed his feelings on faith and conviction.

What Silence, And Working With Martin Scorsese, Taught Adam Driver About Faith And Conviction

The Major Sacrifices Martin Scorsese Had To Make To Complete Silence The Major Sacrifices Martin Scorsese Had To Make To Complete Silence

Even the living legend that is Martin Scorsese isn't beyond taking a pay cut for a passion project, which is exactly what he did for _Silence. _

The Major Sacrifices Martin Scorsese Had To Make To Complete Silence

The 10 Best Movie Villains Of 2016, Ranked The 10 Best Movie Villains Of 2016, Ranked

2016 has been a pretty good year for baddies both on and off screen. Here are the 10 best movie villains of the past 12 months that were actually paid to be downright atrocious.

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Why Andrew Garfield Had To Drop A Ton Of Weight Before Filming Silence Why Andrew Garfield Had To Drop A Ton Of Weight Before Filming Silence

Getting ready for a role can often be one of the toughest parts of being an actor. Sometimes, this can mean spending countless hours in the gym to build the right physique. Other times, this can mean the opposite.

Why Andrew Garfield Had To Drop A Ton Of Weight Before Filming Silence

Why Martin Scorsese Has Basically Stopped Watching New Movies Why Martin Scorsese Has Basically Stopped Watching New Movies

When you're as legendary as Martin Scorsese, the world of film can only hold so much of your interest. As such, modern film doesn't hold a lot of sway with the world famous director, and you can read why inside.

Why Martin Scorsese Has Basically Stopped Watching New Movies

The 4 Biggest Snubs From The 2017 Golden Globes Movie Nominations The 4 Biggest Snubs From The 2017 Golden Globes Movie Nominations

The Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning, and film fans have a lot to be happy with. This has been a truly fantastic year for movies, and many of those great titles earned recognition from The Hollywood Foreign Press.

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The Top 10 Movies Of 2016, According To AFI The Top 10 Movies Of 2016, According To AFI

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Why Playing Spider-Man Broke Andrew Garfield's Heart Why Playing Spider-Man Broke Andrew Garfield's Heart

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Why Playing Spider-Man Broke Andrew Garfield's Heart

Where Martin Scorsese Plans To Hold His Silence World Premiere Where Martin Scorsese Plans To Hold His Silence World Premiere

The year 2016 will be coming to a close in just a few short weeks, but we're still waiting on the latest film from one of the greatest directors of all time.

Where Martin Scorsese Plans To Hold His Silence World Premiere

Martin Scorsese's Silence Trailer Is Intense And Chilling, Watch It Now Martin Scorsese's Silence Trailer Is Intense And Chilling, Watch It Now

Martin Scorsese's Silence has been a movie cloaked in mystery. For months, we didn't even know when the master's latest drama would reach theaters. And from an awards perspective, it's one of the last shoes to drop as we wait to analyze all of the possible contenders.

Martin Scorsese's Silence Trailer Is Intense And Chilling, Watch It Now

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While the bulk of our nation analyzes the results of last night's presidential election, we here at CinemaBlend turn our attention to something that's a little more our speed: The Race for the Oscars, or as I'd nicknaming it this year, "All of the films that are probably going to lose to La La Land."

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The Reason Andrew Garfield Is Happy The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Didn’t Happen The Reason Andrew Garfield Is Happy The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Didn’t Happen

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Martin Scorsese’s Anticipated Silence Just Threw Its Hat Into The Oscar Race Martin Scorsese’s Anticipated Silence Just Threw Its Hat Into The Oscar Race

Martin Scorsese's Silence is going to be released just in time for Christmas, which suggests that it will well and truly be in the hunt for Oscars just a few weeks later.

Martin Scorsese’s Anticipated Silence Just Threw Its Hat Into The Oscar Race

See How Much Weight Liam Neeson Lost For Martin Scorsese's Silence See How Much Weight Liam Neeson Lost For Martin Scorsese's Silence

It's no secret that many actors tend to seriously commit to their roles when working with director Martin Scorsese. Let's not forget that Robert De Niro famously gained 60 pounds for his part in Raging Bull.

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Someone Died On The Set Of Martin Scorsese's New Movie Silence Someone Died On The Set Of Martin Scorsese's New Movie Silence

Just yesterday, a terrible tragedy occurred on set of Martin Scorsese's upcoming film, Silence<, when a ceiling collapsed at the Chinese Culture and Movie Center during pre-production in Taiwan.

Someone Died On The Set Of Martin Scorsese's New Movie Silence

Martin Scorsese Is Finally Making Silence, Get The Details Martin Scorsese Is Finally Making Silence, Get The Details

Martin Scorsese's long and winding road towards Silence is coming to an end, and we have the details on when the shooting will start.

Martin Scorsese Is Finally Making Silence, Get The Details

Martin Scorsese's Silence Has Lost One Of Its Stars Martin Scorsese's Silence Has Lost One Of Its Stars

Martin Scorsese has spent a good, long time trying to get Silence onto the big screen, and it looks like it's all coming together. Unfortunately, the cast has lost one of its brightest stars.

Martin Scorsese's Silence Has Lost One Of Its Stars

Martin Scorsese's Silence Finds A Home And A Release Date Martin Scorsese's Silence Finds A Home And A Release Date

The film, an adaptation of the Shusako Endo novel, concerns two Jesuit priests in the 17th century who attempt to spread Christianity to Japan, only to encounter swift and harsh pushback. Names like Gael Bernal, Daniel Day-Lewis and Javier Bardem have been linked to the project, but currently, the cast includes Liam Neeson, Andrew Garfield, Ken Watanabe and Adam Driver.

Martin Scorsese's Silence Finds A Home And A Release Date

Martin Scorsese's Silence To Film In Taiwan This Summer Martin Scorsese's Silence To Film In Taiwan This Summer

Based on a script written by Jay Cocks, who previously worked with Scorsese on 2002's Gangs of New York, the new movie will be set in the 17th century and follow a pair of Jesuit priests who travel to Japan in the hopes of both spreading their faith and locating their mentor.

Martin Scorsese's Silence To Film In Taiwan This Summer

Liam Neeson Joins Andrew Garfield In Martin Scorsese's Silence Liam Neeson Joins Andrew Garfield In Martin Scorsese's Silence

The movie is an adaptation of Shusaku Endo's novel of the same name and follows a pair of Jersuit Priests as they travel to Japan in the 17th century to try and spread the word of Christianity and find their mentor. What they end up being faced with, however, is terrifying violence and persecution

Liam Neeson Joins Andrew Garfield In Martin Scorsese's Silence

Martin Scorsese's Silence Adds Girls' Adam Driver Martin Scorsese's Silence Adds Girls' Adam Driver

Martin Scorsese's Silence is on its way, leapfrogging many other project's on the filmmaker's dance card to become the next title in his prolific body of work. The story, based on the novel by Shushako Endo, involves Jesuit priests in the 17th century who travel to China in an attempt to advance the word of the Lord. Crisis strikes when one of them displays a conflict of faith, leading the priests to discover that their religion has been forced underground, subject to persecution and torture.

Martin Scorsese's Silence Adds Girls' Adam Driver

Andrew Garfield Moving From Spider-Man To Martin Scorsese's Silence Andrew Garfield Moving From Spider-Man To Martin Scorsese's Silence

Garfield would play Father Rodrigues, a 17th-century Portugese Jesuit priest who journeys to Japan when he learns that his mentor is wavering in his faith and contemplating leaving the Church. The mentor in the film has not been cast, though Variety reports that Ken Watanabe will play a translator who accompanies Garfield’s character on his mission.

Andrew Garfield Moving From Spider-Man To Martin Scorsese's Silence

Martin Scorsese Declares Long-Delayed Silence His Next Project Martin Scorsese Declares Long-Delayed Silence His Next Project

This is a story we've heard again, and again, and again. But with its financing lined up, it seems like this really could be Scorsese's shot to make the movie he's so long to shoot. Depending on the scheduling requirements of his not yet announced cast, Silence could shoot in Taiwan as early as July 2014.

Martin Scorsese Declares Long-Delayed Silence His Next Project

Martin Scorsese Still Wants To Make Silence As His Next Film Martin Scorsese Still Wants To Make Silence As His Next Film

Martin Scorsese has been working regularly for almost the span of his entire career, putting out a new movie every couple of years or so since the 1970s, but for the last decade or so there has been two projects in particular that have never been able to fully grab the Oscar-winning director's full attention.

Martin Scorsese Still Wants To Make Silence As His Next Film

Martin Scorsese Confirms That Silence Will Be His Next Project Martin Scorsese Confirms That Silence Will Be His Next Project

For those unfamiliar with the story, the book is set in 17th century Japan, where two Jesuit priests face persecution as they spread their gospel and search for their mentor. According to IMDb, Jay Cocks (who also scripted Gangs of New York) wrote the screenplay, but it's hard to know how long that information has been around and/or if something has changed.

Martin Scorsese Confirms That Silence Will Be His Next Project

Silence Will Be Scorsese's Next, Not The Wolf of Wall Street Silence Will Be Scorsese's Next, Not The Wolf of Wall Street

Earlier today it was reported that Martin Scorsese would be taking on The Wolf of Wall Street, an adaptation of the memoir by Jordan Belfort, as a project to film this summer with long-time collaborator Leonardo DiCaprio as his lead. While Scorsese is indeed once again attached to direct The Wolf of Wall Street, it will not be filming this summer.

Silence Will Be Scorsese's Next, Not The Wolf of Wall Street

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