Jason Patric is an actor I’d like to see work a lot more. He’s more choosy than most, and dismissive of a lot of mainstream fare. (Yeah, despite having Speed 2 on the resume.) So Variety‘s report that he’s joined the cast of The Losers, directed by Sylvain White, is pretty significant. His presence as the film’s bad guy just upped my interest in the project by a huge margin. Read More »
Downloading Nancy will premiere at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.
The feature film debut of visionary music video and commercial director Johan Renck looks intense. Dubbed by some to be the best music video director in the world, Renck was just named one of Variety’s 10 Directors to Watch. I’ve even heard some people refer to Renck as the next David Fincher. The film stars Maria Bello as an unhappy wife whose online search for someone to put her out of her misery results in a torturous love affair. Co-starring Jason Patric, Rufus Sewell, and Amy Brenneman. Check it out below.
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Our friends at dTheatre have posted a complete list of the rumored (but not confirmed) cast for Zach Snyder’s big screen adaptation of Watchmen.
- Kate Winslet as Silk Spectre
- Patrick Wilson as Night Owl
- Jason Patric as Dr. Manhattan
- Jude Law as Ozymandias
- Thomas Jane as The Comedian
- Jeremy Irons as Moloch
- Virginia Madsen as Sally Jupiter
- Jonah Hill as Seymour
- Henry Gibson as Mr. Figure
- William Fichtner as Detective Fine
- Noah Emmerich as Captain Metropolis
- Gretchen Mol as Janey Slater
- Jackie Earle Haley as Rorschach
What do you guys think?