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Actors Sam Riley and Garrett Hedlund, and director Walter Salles have a number of things in common. Some of their similarities are run-of-the-mill—for example, they all like to play pool and are all very attractive gentlemen. One thing they share, however, is quite special: each played an important role in the lengthy process of translating Jack Kerouac’s novel On the Road from book to film for the first time.

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Finally brought to the silver screen by director Walter Salles and screenwriter José Rivera, ON THE ROAD is a beautiful portrait of social and emotional disillusionment starring Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Stewart, Kirsten Dunst, Amy Adams, Tom Sturridge, Danny Morgan, Alice Braga, Elisabeth Moss, and Viggo Mortensen.

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Still of Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty. Photo by Jonathan Olley – © 2012 – Zero Dark Thirty, LLC. This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. . Dear Readers, I don’t know about you, but for me, December is shaping up to be a fairly expensive month. And not just

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It’s that time again: another weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup!  Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! The big releases for this week are definitely Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and A Dangerous Method. Extremely Loud and

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Howard Shore’s soundtrack perfectly captures the mood of the film; but is that a good thing? Director David Cronenberg’s latest film, ‘A DANGEROUS METHOD’, which stars Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen and Michael Fassbender, is a story of sexual and intellectual exploration during the early 1900‘s, and centres around the relationships between the famous psychoanalysts

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A Dangerous Method is by no means a great film. Interesting ideas occasionally arise, but the story is generally monotonous, flat and alarmingly void of drama. The same can mostly be said of Howard Shore’s soundtrack for the film. The opening five tracks are outstanding as the repeated use of

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The first trailer for A Dangerous Method, the new film from David Cronenberg, has finally been unleashed online. Set on the eve of World War I, it stars Viggo Mortenson as Sigmund Freud and Michael Fassbender as his mentor Carl Jung as a woman, played by Keira Knightly, tears them

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It looks as though Viggo Mortensen will not be starring in SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN. Mortensen was in protracted negotiations as of last night, but those negotiations have now ended. The actor would have starred opposite Kristen Stewart (Snowhite) and Charlize Theron (Evil Queen) in one of several current

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Kristen Stewart has officially been cast in Universal’s SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN. She will play Snow White opposite Viggo Mortensen as the Huntsman and Charlize Theron as the Evil Queen. The film is being directed by Rupert Sanders based on a script written by Evan Daugherty. The story features an expanded

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It is being reported tonight that Viggo Mortensen could possibly end up playing the main villain in Zack Snyder‘s Superman reboot! According to inside sources, producer Christopher Nolan and Snyder consider the actor a “person of interest”, and he’s at the top of their list to play General freakin’ Zod, one of the classic supervillains in the Superman

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Kristen Stewart is currently in negotiations to star in Snow White and the Huntsman opposite Viggo Mortensen and Charlize Theron for Universal. Looks like this was the reason she dropped out of Lois Lane casting. Nothing is official, so things could still fall apart, but both sides want it to happen. THR reports that Stewart has been in

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Could Kristen Stewart star in the lead role in Snow White and the Huntsman?  As we reported earlier,Viggo Mortensen is in talks to play the role of the hunstman. Now Deadline is reporting the possibility that Twilight‘s Kristen Stewart may end up with playing Snow White. The studio has been testing potential actresses, but no one has been

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Viggo Mortenen is currently in talks to take on the lead role in Snow White and the Huntsman to be directed by Rupert Sanders. The film is a fantasy re-imagining of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale. Michael Fassbender was once circling the part, but now he has joined Ridley Scott‘s Prometheus. Variety is reporting that Mortensen is now may

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The New York Post is reporting that Viggo Mortenson and Javier Bardem are currently the frontrunners for the lead role of Roland Deschain in Ron Howard‘s film/TV adaptation of the Stephen King‘s The Dark Tower series. Bardem is apparently the studios first choice, while Mortenson is a close second. I think that Mortenson is perfect for the role. The claims

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Here are the first images from The Dangerous Method directed by David Cronenberg starring Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender and Keira Knightley. The film is about the intense relationship between Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung and the woman that came between them during the birth of psychoanalysis. Currently in post-production this

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