Newell In Talks To Direct “Lone Ranger”

Mike Newell, best known for directing “Four Weddings & a Funeral,” “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,” and the upcoming “Prince of Persia,” is reportedly in talks to direct Johnny Depp in Disney’s upcoming “The Lone Ranger.” Disney is said to view the movie as the heir to their “Pirates of the Carribean” film …

“Rum Diary” Set Picture Released

The first picture from Johnny Depp’s new movie, based on Hunter S. Thompson’s lone published novel, “The Rum Diary,” has been released. The movie stars Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard and Richard Jenkins.  Bruce Robinson is directing.  “The Rum Diary,” tells the story of journalist Paul Kemp, who resorts to alcohol and sex to pass …

Public Enemies Trailer Posted

Apple.com posted the HD Trailer for the upcoming Michael Mann biopic on John Dillinger ‘Public Enemies.’ The film stars Johnny Depp in the titular role, and co-stars Marion Cottilard and Christian Bale. I can’t tell you how excited I am about this one. Check out the trailer over at apple.com

Eckhart and Jenkins Join “Rum Diary”

The new film of Hunter S. Thompson’s first book might be adding a few new faces to the cast. Aaron Eckhart is in talks to join the project, while Oscar-nominated actor Richard Jenkins has already signed on.  Jenkins joins previously signed actors Amber Heard and Johnny Depp, who played Raoul Duke, another one of Thompson’s …

Want to See “Public Enemies” Pictures? Want to See 400?

When it rains, it pours… Pictures, some 400 of them, taken behind-the-scenes of Michael Mann’s latest movie, “Public Enemies,” have surfaced on-line.  First Showing has taken the liberty of going through them and grabbing the really choice shots.  Check them out. There are reports that the movie has already had a couple of sneak peaks …