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‘Cymbeline’ Interview with Ethan Hawke | EXCLUSIVE

‘Cymbeline’ Interview with Ethan Hawke | EXCLUSIVE

The modernization of a Shakespeare classic, Cymbeline arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital) and Digital HD May 19 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The film is currently available via On Demand. A gritty story of a take-no-prisoners war between dirty cops and an outlaw biker gang, Cymbeline stars Academy Award nominees Ethan Hawke and Ed Harris alongside a powerhouse cast including Milla Jovovich, John Leguizamo, Penn Badgley, Dakota Johnson and Anton Yelchin with Bill Pullman Anton Yelchin and Delroy Lindo.

When extortion, betrayal and fiery passions threaten his criminal empire, a drug kingpin is driven to desperate measures in this explosive, modern retelling of Shakespeare's timeless play. Bonus materials include a behind-the-scenes featurette and extended interviews with cast and crew. This comes along with a Blu-ray and DVD exclusive audio commentary with director Michael Almereyda, actor Ethan Hawke and Shakespeare expert Anthony Holden.

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‘Good Kill’ Trailer Sends Ethan Hawke on a Drone Mission

‘Good Kill’ Trailer Sends Ethan Hawke on a Drone Mission

After two international trailers, we finally have the first domestic trailer for Good Kill. The film reunites Gattaca and Lord of War director Andrew Niccol with actor Ethan Hawke for the story of a Las Vegas fighter-pilot turned drone-pilot who fights the Taliban via remote control for half of his day, then goes home to his wife (January Jones) and kids in the suburbs. But now, the pilot is starting to question his mission.

In the shadowy world of drone warfare, combat unfolds like a video game, only with real lives at stake. After six tours of duty, Air Force pilot Tom Egan now fights the Taliban from an air-conditioned bunker in the Nevada desert. But as he yearns to get back in the cockpit of a real plane and becomes increasingly troubled by the collateral damage he causes each time he pushes a button, Egan's nerves-and his relationship with his wife begin to unravel. 

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‘Magnificent Seven’ Reteams Ethan Hawke & Denzel Washington

‘Magnificent Seven’ Reteams Ethan Hawke & Denzel Washington

Nearly 14 years after making Training Day with star Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua, Ethan Hawke is reuniting with both the actor and filmmaker in MGM's The Magnificent Seven remake. Variety reports that Ethan Hawke is in final negotiations to join the cast, which also includes Chris Pratt and Haley Bennett. No details were given for Ethan Hawke's character.

The original Western classic The Magnificent Seven starred Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, Robert Vaughn, Brad Dexter, James Coburn and Horst Buchholz as seven gunmen hired by a Mexican fishing village to protect them from the villainous Calvera (Eli Wallach). Director John Sturges' film was itself a loose remake of Akira Kurosawa's beloved 1954 classic Seven Samurai. This new version will be set in a gold mining town, with Haley Bennett playing a widow who hires seven gunman to protect her town from a gold baron and his thugs.

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‘Anarchy’ Trailer Starring Milla Jovovich and Ethan Hawke

‘Anarchy’ Trailer Starring Milla Jovovich and Ethan Hawke

Just hours after Ethan Hawke secured his fourth Oscar nomination for the critically-acclaimed drama Boyhood, Lionsgate has released the first trailer for his upcoming Shakespeare adaptation Anarchy, formerly known as Cymbeline. Ethan Hawke and Ed Harris lead a powerhouse cast including Milla Jovovich, John Leguizamo, Penn Badgley, Dakota Johnson, Anton Yelchin, with Bill Pullman and Delroy Lindo.

This gritty story centers on a take-no-prisoners war between dirty cops and an outlaw biker gang. Now, a drug kingpin (Harris) is driven to desperate measures in this explosive film based on William Shakespeare's Cymbeline. Fifty Shades of Grey star Dakota Johnson portrays the drug kingpin's daughter Imogen, whose romance with one of his elite soldiers named Posthumus (Penn Badgley sparks a brutal conflict that leads to tragedy. Ethan Hawke portrays Iachimo, who makes a bet with Posthumus that he can seduce Imogen.

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‘Good Kill’ International Trailer Starring Ethan Hawke

‘Good Kill’ International Trailer Starring Ethan Hawke

Fans of the underrated sci-fi cult classic Gattaca are in for a treat with Good Kill. This war thriller reteams Ethan Hawke with writer/director Andrew Niccol for a timely tale about Drones and their effects on society. Voltage Pictures has released the first international trailer, in anticipation of the film's release in the UK this April.

Good Kill tells the story of a Las Vegas fighter-pilot turned drone-pilot (Ethan Hawke), who fights the Taliban via remote control for half of his day, then goes home to his wife (January Jones) and kids in the suburbs for the other half. But the pilot is starting to question the mission. Is he creating more terrorists than he's killing? Is he fighting a war without end? This is one soldier's tale with epic implications.

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‘Predestination’ Poster: Ethan Hawke Must Save the Future

‘Predestination’ Poster: Ethan Hawke Must Save the Future

Ethan Hawke must save the future by protecting his past in a new poster for the time-bending thriller Predestination.

The actor reunites with Daybreakers filmmakers Peter Spierig and Michael Spierig for this sci-fi thriller, where he stars as a Temporal Agent who has been sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys designed to ensure the continuation of his law enforcement career for all eternity. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time.

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‘Good Kill’ Starring Ethan Hawke Acquired by IFC Films

‘Good Kill’ Starring Ethan Hawke Acquired by IFC Films

IFC Films has picked up the distribution rights to Good Kill, which stars Ethan Hawke, January Jones and Zoë Kravitz.

Ethan Hawke portrays Egan, a former pilot who now flies drones via remote control. After spending eight hours a day flying these plans, he returns home to his wife (January Jones), whom he constantly argues with while numbing his stress and pain with alcohol. He gets new orders from the CIA to select targets based on patterns of activity, and not personality profiles, as Egan contemplates his future as a drone pilot. Jake Abel, Bruce Greenwood and Stafford Douglas co-star in the indie thriller.

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Joaquin Phoenix Passes on Marvel's ‘Doctor Strange’

Joaquin Phoenix Passes on Marvel's ‘Doctor Strange’

It was rumored that Ethan Hawke was taking the role of ‘Doctor Strange’ after Joaquin Phoenix walked, but a new report claims that untrue.