And he's bringing LOOPER, BRICK, BROTHERS BLOOM and one of his favorite movies of all time with him.
Forget J.J. Abrams and Star Wars Episode VII! What we really want to talk about is Episode VIII! Rian Johnson, a beloved director thanks to his contributions to Breaking Bad and cult movies like Brick, The Brothers Bloom and Looper, was announced as the man behind the next, next chapter of the new Star Wars […]
Stef stumbled on this $7 chair in a thrift store in Iowa while visiting her little brother in grad school. As a resident of California, she didn't quite know how she was going to get it back home, but for $7, she'd find a way (thankfully her frequent traveling mom helped out). Show More Summary
Post by Ericka Sóuter. There are plenty of strange celebrity feuds out there. Just this week, Orlando Bloom tried to pummel Justin Bieber. The Kardashian girls all lashed out at brother Rob's ex Adrienne Bailon for talking trash about him. Show More Summary
If only they could have snuck Jennifer Lawrence and Jeremy Renner into the Warner Brothers Comic-Con panel, too. Then the prophecy would finally be realized.
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If you’re not convinced more Star Wars movies is a good idea, then the news that Rian Johnson will be writing and directing Star Wars Episode VIII should win you over. Johnson knows structure, action, comedy and character, making him the ideal filmmaker to make Star Wars fresh and exciting again. Show More Summary
Long before Rian Johnson was directing Star Wars movies, the writer/director was a frequent guest on the /Filmcast. Johnson, who directed Brick, The Brothers Bloom, Looper and Breaking Bad, has appeared on the show numerous times to discuss a broad range of topics, and to make fun of host David Chen. Show More Summary
Rian Johnson, director of Looper, Brothers Bloom and Brick is really close or already locked in to write and direct Star Wars: Episode VIII and write the treatment for Star Wars: Episode IX. Deadline reported on VIII, The Wrap added that the IX deal doesn't include directing duties. Show More Summary
Today it was announced that Rian Johnson, director of Looper, Brick, The Brothers Bloom, and several memorable episodes of Breaking Bad, would take the helm on Star Wars: Episode VIII. A month ago, after Johnson tweeted congratulations at Gary Whitta, who had just been announced as writer on the Gareth... More »
Rian Johnson, director of Brick, The Brothers Bloom and Looper, is your Star Wars: Episode VIII director. Currently there are conflicting reports about his involvement in the final film in the new trilogy, but he will at least be involved to write a treatment for Episode IX. And our response to this is that it’s [...]
After impressing critics and audiences with the intelligent, creative Brick, The Brothers Bloom and Looper (as well as multiple stints behind the camera on Breaking Bad), writer-director Rian Johnson is graduating to one of the highest-profile gigs in the industry. Show More Summary
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Ain't It Cool's Eric Vespe reminisces about the career of the late great Maximilian Schell, star of The Black Hole, Judgment at Nuremberg, Topkapi, The Brothers Bloom and much more. Read the full article on AICN Hey guys. Quint here....Show More Summary
One of the many interesting films just announced as part of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival line-up is one called Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter, starring Japanese actress Rinko Kikuchi (Babel, The Brothers Bloom, Pacific Rim, 47 Ronin) and pretty much her alone (the cast lists no one else). Show More Summary
Warner Brothers has released the trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the middle of Peter Jackson‘s trilogy adaptation of J. R. R. Tolkien‘s famous fantasy novel. The movie comes out December 13th. Star Orlando Bloom appeared...Show More Summary
If you've seen "Brick," "Brothers Bloom," "Looper," or follow him on Twitter, you know that Rian Johnson is not only a good dude; he can direct the crap out of a movie. He also happens to be very, very good at directing episodes of "Breaking Bad." Last night's hour-long panic attack, "Ozymandias," was the third […]
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Rinko Kikuchi is utterly charming. She is beautiful, talented and she makes me smile! The actress has given memorable performances in such films as BABEL, THE BROTHER?S BLOOM and many more. And now, she stars in Guillermo del Toro?sShow More Summary
Listen to (and share) episode 27, a special Cannes Film Festival edition of our audio podcast Deadline Awards Watch With Pete Hammond. Deadline’s awards columnist talks with host David Bloom about the Coen Brothers’ Inside Llewyn Davis...Show More Summary