Liam Neeson admits he wasn't impressed with Sh?saku End?'s novel "Silence" when Martin Scorsese offered him a role in the movie adaptation two years ago. "It was very dull," the Oscar-nominated actor recently told Business Insider over...Show More Summary
"The success of Hidden Figures comes as debates over racial diversity and gender pay equity dominate Hollywood. And its stars have pointed to the film as proof that movies helmed by black women are not inherent commercial risks."
While investors from neighboring China are making major in-roads in Hollywood, Taiwan is fighting to make its own mark on the global movie scene
Amazon announced today that it has acquired a new project from executive producer Martin Scorsese and director Amir Bar-Lev — the Grateful Dead documentary “Long Strange Trip.” The four-hour film will have its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival,...
As we all have at one point or another, Amazon seems to be in the midst of a Grateful Dead kick, first beginning development on a scripted series about the band back in 2015, and now acquiring their 50th anniversary documentary ahead of its world premiere at Sundance this month. Martin Scorsese served as executive…
The following story will dive into mild spoilers for Martin Scorsese's latest, Silence, so please stop reading now if you have not yet seen the film.
The outright winner among six "new" releases this weekend was 'The Bye Bye Man.'
Just recently Hollywood director Martin Scorsese said that "we shouldn't toss away spirituality". He said this in connection with his film Silence which was released on Dec. 23. The film is based on Shusaku Endo’s 1966 novel of the same...
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It’s bombs away at the multiplexes. Family film “Monster Trucks” tanked when it debuted over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, while Ben Affleck’s “Live by Night” and Martin Scorsese’s “Silence” suffered moribund national expansions. Show More Summary
Ben Affleck's 'Live by Night' and Martin Scorsese's 'Silence' trailed badly.
The new year starts off with a full roster of four wide releases. First we have Martin Scorsese's "Silence" and Peter Berg's "Patriots Day", which are expanding nationwide... For more, visit our blog !
Martin Scorsese wears his cinephilia on his screen. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
Martin Scorsese's religious drama "Silence" opens in theaters today, so here are some new clips, featurettes, forty images and a few posters released by Paramount Pictures. The film... For more, visit our blog !
At my first screening of Silence, George Lucas introduced Martin Scorsese’s new Japan-set spiritual drama at San Francisco’s Castro Theatre by praising it as a film that belongs in the 20th century. Whatever Lucas meant by that, Silence feels far older, even archaic, bemoaning as it does the arduousness of European colonialism. “It’s Hard Out... Read more »
Martin Scorsese’s Silence, a ritualistically violent drama about the extinction of Catholicism in feudal Japan, is a film about faith that works like a mirror. It’s 1640 and the Tokugawa shogunate has executed 6,000 Christian villagers, mostly in tortures involving tatami mats. Show More Summary
Scorsese’s LAST TEMPTATION and the anachronisms that created a timeless classic. Read more...
I asked Driver how working with Scorsese -- and working with the legendary director on this film, in particular -- changed his feelings on faith and conviction.
Even the living legend that is Martin Scorsese isn't beyond taking a pay cut for a passion project, which is exactly what he did for _Silence. _
The plot of Martin Scorsese’s Silence—his epic based on Sh?saku End?’s novel of the same name—hinges around a search for Father Ferreira, played by Liam Neeson. With the film set to be released nationwide this weekend, The A.V. Club has an exclusive featurette, which delves into this role and Neeson’s work. Show More Summary
The director explains why adapting SILENCE was so important to him. Read more...