December 08, 2020 11:28 am
In crafting the portrait of Herman J Mankiewicz in Mank, David Fincher wanted Gary Oldman as himself. No wigs, no special costume.
October 30, 2020 7:05 pm
The first social media reactions to David Fincher's Mank are here.
October 22, 2020 9:06 am
Mank stars Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins, Arliss Howard, Tom Pelphrey, Sam Troughton, Ferdinand Kingsley, Tuppence Middleton, Tom Burke and Charles Dance.
October 08, 2020 10:24 pm
David Fincher's Mank is about Gary Oldman's character Herman J Mankiewicz, who wrote the first draft of what became the iconic 1941 movie Citizen Kane. Mankiewicz clashed with the film's producer and director Orson Welles, and there has been much debate as to who was right.
July 11, 2019 2:22 pm
Gary Oldman will play Herman Mankiewicz in the Netflix biographical drama titled Mank, revolving around Citizen Kane screenwriter. Production on the biopic, to be shot in black-and-white, is expected to begin in November.
March 04, 2018 6:20 pm
Oscar-nominated Darkest Hour is not the best historical film out there, in case you were wondering. There's a lot more, and a lot better than where that came from.
March 04, 2018 10:01 am
Churchill is widely posited as the champion of democracy - the man who stopped the advance of Hitler and the Nazis. Some, however, call him the man directly responsible for the Bengal Famine that took the lives of 3 to 4 million people.
February 25, 2018 4:39 pm
The transformation of Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour was almost magical, and the magician responsible is Kazuhiro Tsuji, a Japanese special effects make-up artist.
January 24, 2018 11:07 am
Oscar nominations 2018: While The Shape of Water director said he would celebrate by working, Lady Bird director nominee Greta Gerwig was happy to be the fifth woman to be nominated.
January 19, 2018 4:19 pm
Darkest Hour can’t avoid comparisons with The Crown, where John Lithgow’s Churchill reluctantly confronts mortality, and faces questions regarding own leadership. Several actors from the Netflix series pop up here in crucial/similar roles.
September 06, 2020 3:01 pm
David Fincher's Mank, based on the screenplay penned by David's father, Jack Fincher, before his death in 2003, is about Gary Oldman's character Herman J Mankiewicz. Mankiewicz was the writer of 1941 movie Citizen Kane who clashed with the film's producer and director Orson Welles and there has been much debate as to who was right.
August 16, 2017 9:23 am
Directed by Patrick Hughes, the much-awaited action comedy The Hitman's Bodyguard stars Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L Jackson, Gary Oldman and Salma Hayek. With its stellar cast and interesting premise, the film promises to be an exuberant affair. Ryan Reynolds will be seen as protection agent who is tasked with protecting the life of a notorious hitman (Samuel L Jackson), and safely escort him to International Court of Justice in The Hague in Netherlands.