The opening of Our Kind of Traitor finds Perry (Ewan McGregor) doing anything he can to save his marriage to Gail (Naomi Harris) and bring a spark back to their romance. While abroad on holiday, Perry crosses paths with Dima (Stellan Skarsgard), a charismatic Russian who befriends the typically timid poetry professor. Show More Summary
There are a few songs that no movie about the 1960s should be allowed to use ever again. “Fortunate Son” is one of them. “All Along The Watchtower” is another. Cueing up one of these tracks sends a clear message to the audience: We won’t...Show More Summary
One can imagine that being involved in a Star Wars movie is a difficult enough challenge on its own. However, when Ewan McGregor was cast to play the young Obi-Wan Kenobi, he had to deal with something that nobody else in the series really did.
Dakota Fanning joins Valorie Curry and Ewan McGregor for a group pic backstage at the Build Series at AOL HQ in New York City on Thursday (October 20). Together, the cast opened up about their new movie, American Pastoral, which Ewan also directed. “It’s a first-person story of a woman who goes through the radicalization [...]
The Ewan McGregor film "American Pastoral" starring Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning hints that a couple's mixed-faiths can have a negative impact on their family.
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Ewan McGregor's directorial debut makes turgid work of a Pultizer Prize-winning novel.
Ewan McGregor’s directorial debut is a shallow but watchable gloss on this Roth novel, conjuring a searing image of the disintegrating American dream.
“American Pastoral,” based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1997 novel by Philip Roth, proves a haunting, engrossing, often eerily timely adaptation. It’s a movie that makes you think and feel — and then think some more. Star and first-time director Ewan McGregor, working with screenwriter John Romano,...
While promoting his directorial debut "American Pastoral" (opening on Friday), an adaptation of Philip Roth’s Pulitzer Prize-winning 1997 novel, Ewan McGregor couldn't escape looking back on his work on the "Star Wars" prequels. Talking...Show More Summary
Philip Roth’s sweeping 1997 novel “American Pastoral” is about many things: the breaking apart of a family, the political schisms of the ’60s and ’70s, the meaning and mutability of Jewish identity. But at its heart, the book is about how we routinely fail to understand one another on a fundamental...
Ewan McGregor contemplates directing a potential Star Wars spin-off about Obi-Wan Kenobi, but should he be the one to do it?
Ewan McGregor hasn't been shy about his desire to do more on the big screen as Obi-Wan Kenobi. Now that the Star Wars franchise is back in a big way and producing non-saga movies, the door seems wide open for the project to happen, and the actor has expressed thoughts on exactly what he...
Ewan McGregor poses with his American Pastoral co-stars Dakota Fanning and Jennifer Connelly while promoting their film at the 92Y Reel Pieces on Wednesday (October 18) at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Later in the day, Dakota and Ewan stopped by SiriusXM‘s Town Hall to talk about the upcoming film. PHOTOS: Check [...]
Ewan McGregor Hopes Lucasfilm Makes Two OBI-WAN Movies!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! We’re apparently getting a mysterious third “Star Wars Story” motion picture in 2020 following “Rogue One” (2016) and “Solo” (2018)...Show More Summary
Ewan McGregor is the latest to step behind the camera with '60s drama 'American Pastoral.'
Ewan McGregor plays a 1960s dad who watches his idyllic family life crumble with his daughter's growing radicalism in 'American Pastoral.'
Star Wars prequel actor Ewan McGregor wants another shot at it. According to Den of Geek, he recently said he’d be interested in more films with him reprising his role as exiled Jedi master Obi-Wan “Ben” Kenobi. Speaking with at a French promotional event, McGregor said he could bridge the gap between Revenge of the... Show More Summary
Out of all the principals in the Star Wars prequels, Ewan McGregor probably comes off the best. (He gets most of the funny lines, at least, and nobody makes him talk about sand.) So it’s not entirely surprising that the prolific actor...Show More Summary