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Apr 27, 17   0 Comment Articles, Gladiator

Ridley Scott has revealed how he would bring Maximus back from the dead in a sequel to Gladiator. In the director’s Oscar-winning epic, Russell Crowe’s brave General Maximus survives his betrayal and attempted murder at the hands of Joaquin Phoenix’s scheming Commodus and is metaphorically resurrected as a gladiatorial warrior who rises to become even […]

Apr 23, 17   0 Comment Appearances, Articles, The Mummy

With just under two months left until The Mummy is awakened in theaters this June, the worldwide promo tour is about to begin for the Alex Kurtzman directed film. A week ago we brought word that select cast members would be heading to Sydney, Australia for the May 22nd premiere of The Mummy and now […]

Apr 23, 17   0 Comment Articles

Ahead of taking to the stage in the Melbourne Theatre Company’s Macbeth, actor Jai Courtney reveals how he earned Russell Crowe’s approval and why Aussies stick together in Hollywood. When you first met Russell Crowe a few years ago, he told you that you’d been doing some terrible movies. If he saw your résumé now […]

Mar 11, 17   0 Comment Articles, Gladiator

Spoilers if you haven’t seen GLADIATOR, which, by the way, isn’t too far off from celebrating its twentieth anniversary. How’s that for making you feel old. Back in 2000, Ridley Scott’s historical epic told the story of Maximus (Russell Crowe), a Roman General who found himself reduced to slavery when Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), the power […]

Mar 07, 17   0 Comment Articles, Souths

SOUTH Sydney co-owner and Hollywood star Russell Crowe has given a Gladiator-like thumbs down to critics already dismissing his side’s premiership prospects. A heavy round one loss to Wests Tigers and a controversial six-month knee injury to superstar fullback Greg Inglis has prompted many to write off Crowe’s Rabbitohs, who face rivals Manly in a […]

Jan 21, 17   0 Comment Articles, The Nice Guys

There was a famous New Yorker cartoon called The Critic, a stage-eye-view of the audience laughing their butts off at something, and a glowering man sitting front row centre. It’s a vibe not confined to critics, but to all the participants of awards season – a.k.a. the season for serious movies. And while I applaud […]

Jan 21, 17   0 Comment Articles, Awards, The Nice Guys

Awards season is upon us, and the Peach State’s film critics have named their favorite movies and performances from 2016. The Georgia Film Critics Association has handed out awards in categories much like the Oscars since it was founded in 2011 by CAmeron McAllister, marketing director for the Atlanta Film Society. The organization, which includes […]

Jan 07, 17   0 Comment Articles, Robin Hood

Next up with have the very talented Hollywood superstar Russell Crowe, who took on the role of Robin Hood in the 2010 Ridley Scott movie, which was simply titled Robin Hood. Unfortunately we did not really get into this version of Robin Hood quite as much as we did previous movies, although it was good […]

Jan 02, 17   0 Comment Articles, The Mummy

The Mummy (June 9): Set up as the first instalment of the modern Universal Monsters series, Alex Kurtzman’s movie is a reboot of the popular 1930s franchise that was already revisited several times before. Tom Cruise headlines this fresh version. Algerian actress and hip-hop musician Sofia Boutella is featured as Princess Amunet and, of course, […]

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