Army of the Dead

At just shy of two-and-a-half hours in length, Army of the Dead shambles from one set-piece to the next, mostly filmed with Snyder’s trademark grey-blue colour palette (he also serves as DoP) which seems at odds with Las Vegas’ reputation as a garish, neon-lit wonderland in the middle of the desert. This does create a sense of unease, as we’re still supposed to root for the human protagonists, even as they slice and dice their way through primitive hoards that are capable of experiencing emotion. And the zombies are actually…

Matt Damon seeks justice for his daughter in the Stillwater trailer

This summer will bring a more fitting addition to his filmography with Stillwater, a crime drama pitched to the grown-ups. Matt Damon leads the cast as an oil rig worker from the American heartland, gone to France on a mission: his daughter (Abigail Breslin) has been accused of murder and tossed in the clink. Published 11 May 2021 Share this Stillwater open in cinemas in the US on 30 July and the UK on 6 August. He finds an ally in an area woman (Camille Cottin) who could very well…

Paul Mescal will take to the Irish countryside for an A24 psychodrama

In any case, this seems like the next step on Mescal’s path to outgrowing the small screen and reintroducing himself as a movie star, a move that has already paired him with Maggie Gyllenhall for her next directorial effort. Deadline reports that A24 will produce and distribute the film, which has already drawn a noteworthy pair of stars in Emily Watson and dreamboat du jour Paul Mescal, recently of TV’s Normal People. Paul Mescal will take to the Irish countryside for an A24 psychodrama Co-directors Anna Rose Holmer and Saela…