We're all a bunch of nerds here on Pajiba, so I know you know about the films of Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) and Rian Johnson (Brick, The Brothers Bloom, Looper). But did you also know that the pair are...
Since 2005's indie breakout Brick, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Rian Johnson have enjoyed a rise to fame that few truly get to enjoy. Cementing their partnership with a cameo in The Brother's Bloom and another full on leading turn in Looper, one can't help but associate the actor with the director, and vice versa. Show More Summary
Bloom, Chilton & Verger Return To HANNIBAL!! The Return Of WAYWARD PINES And UNDER THE DOME!! BIG BROTHER Turns On The Live Feeds!! The Premiere Of BOOM!! Thursday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN “Hannibal” was cancelled earlier this week but it still has 10 more episodes to air. Show More Summary
Director Rian Johnson has worked with cinematographer Steve Yedlin on three features: Brick, The Brothers Bloom, and Looper. Now, Yedlin is making the jump to lightspeed with Johnson: he’ll serve as the Star Wars: Episode VIII cinematographer. Show More Summary
Brothers in Yarn is equal parts band and book club. Known for his work as the frontman in Golden Bloom, Shawn Fogel found a new way to approach songwriting that incorporates both the community of a reading group and the inspiration of immersing himself in a different kind of art. Show More Summary
In Dan Gilroy's Nightcrawler, videographer Lou Bloom--whose ambulance-chasing and crime-scene crashing nocturnal activities become ever more sociopathic--likes to tell people that if you're seeing him, you're having the worst day of your life. Show More Summary
Next year after the release of J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we will have more of an idea of where the franchise is going with Rian Johnson’s (The Brothers Bloom, Looper) Star Wars: Episode VIII and Episode IX going into pre-production. However, the films that will remain fairly elusive are the planned […]
Mark Ruffalo is an Academy Award-nominated actor who has earned a sweet sideline playing an adored superhero. The dude's living the dream, but not all of them. So when his friend and Brothers Bloom director Rian Johnson got plucked to helm Star Wars: Episode VIII, Ruffalo was quick to write a note of congrats and pleading. Show More Summary
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.
Does Big Brother 16 already have its first showmance? House guests Frankie (who is pop singer Ariana Grande's brother) and Zach (a golf enthusiast from Florida) have formed quite the bond. Says Zach of his closeness to Frankie, "I like...
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