Can't wait to see Cobie Smulders on the big screen in this summer's epic superhero adventure Avengers: Age of Ultron? Well, we have a special treat for you today, with a sneak peek look at her next project, which is totally different from anything she has ever done. She teams with Guy Pearce and Kevin Corrigan for Results! The movie marks director Andrew Bujalski's follow-up to the critically acclaimed indie Computer Chess.
Recently divorced, newly rich, and utterly miserable, Danny (Kevin Corrigan) would seem to be the perfect test subject for a definitive look at the relationship between money and happiness. Danny's well-funded ennui is interrupted by a momentous trip to the local gym, where he meets self-styled guru/owner Trevor (Guy Pearce) and irresistibly acerbic trainer Kat (Cobie Smulders). Soon, their three lives are inextricably knotted, both professionally and personally.Read More
Director Michael Grandage has added Guy Pearce and Dominic West to his true-story drama Genius, which is already being headlined by Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman and Jude Law.
Genius marks the feature debut of Michael Grandage, a celebrated stage director. The film is adapted from A. Scott Berg's novel of the same name by playwright and screenwriter John Logan (Skyfall). The story follows the complex relationship between literary icon Thomas Wolfe and iconic Scribner editor Max Perkins.Read More
Guy Pearce has signed on to join Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult in the sci-fi drama Equals, which was one of the hot projects being shopped to international buyers by Mr. Smith at Cannes last month. We first reported on the project back in October, when Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult signed on to star.
The story, written by Nathan Parker (Moon), is set in a world where all emotions have been eradicated, with a new breed of humans being created called Equals. A disease begins to spread which reactivates human emotions, with the infected being sent away, never to be seen again. The story centers on Silas (Nicholas Hoult), who becomes an outcast when he is infected, until he meets a young woman named Nia (Kristen Stewart), who has the rare ability to mask her emotions. No details were given for Guy Pearce's role.Read More
The Rover stars Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce are joined by director David Michôd in a new featurette, which takes fans behind-the-scenes of this upcoming drama. David Michôd reveals that he wrote the character of Eric specifically for Guy Pearce, who is relentlessly angry at how the world has evolved after the collapse of modern society 10 years prior. Robert Pattinson plays Rey, who is forced by Eric to help track down his former gang, with the actor revealing that his character has never had to think for himself before meeting Eric. Learn more about The Rover with this new featurette, before the drama debuts in New York and Los Angeles June 13.
The Rover, David Michôd's highly anticipated follow-up to Animal Kingdom, is set in a world 10 years following the collapse of society. The rule of the law has disintegrated and life is cheap. The film follows hardened loner Eric (Pearce) as he travels the desolate towns and roads of the outback. When a gang of thieves steals his car they leave behind a wounded Rey (Pattinson) in their wake. Forcing Rey to help track the gang, Eric will go to any lengths to take back the one thing that still matters to him. Michod also wrote the film based on a story he conceived with Joel Edgerton.Read More
Benedict Cumberbatch has signed on to replace Guy Pearce in Warner Bros.' Whitey Bulger biopic Black Mass.
Guy Pearce signed on to play Whitey Bulger's brother Billy, the former President of the Massachusetts State Senate, back in March, but The Boston Globe reports that Benedict Cumberbatch has now taken over the role, although it isn't known why the casting switch was made. Shooting is currently under way in Boston. Billy was never implicated in Whitey's criminal activities, but his political opponents often tried to use his brother's reputation against him.Read More
In honor of David Michôd's new film The Rover's inclusion as an official selection for the Cannes Film Featival, A24 is unleashing the first full-length official trailer of the film, along with character posters for stars Guy Pearce as Eric and Robert Pattinson as Rey and a new photo. The Rover, David Michôd's highly anticipated follow-up to Animal Kingdom, is set in a world 10 years following the collapse of society. The rule of the law has disintegrated and life is cheap. The film follows hardened loner Eric (Pearce) as he travels the desolate towns and roads of the outback. When a gang of thieves steals his car they leave behind a wounded Rey (Pattinson) in their wake. Forcing Rey to help track the gang, Eric will go to any lengths to take back the one thing that still matters to him. Michôd also wrote the film based on a story he conceived with Joel Edgerton. Check out this latest footage and posters for the upcoming film, which opens in New York and Los Angeles June 13 before expanding nationwide June 20.
The Rover was released June 20th, 2014.Read More