Noted telephone-thrower Russell Crowe tries directing with The Water Diviner, 2014's highest-grossing movie (in Australia). Joshua, the titular diviner (surprise! he's played by Crowe), is mildly psychic and mourning his three sons who went missing during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. Show More Summary
Anne Hathaway shows off her style at the after party for the opening of her one-woman show, Grounded, at the Public Theater on Friday evening (April 24) in New York City. The 32-year-old actress was joined at the opening of the show by Russell Crowe and Hugh Jackman with his wife Deborra Lee Furness. PHOTOS: [...]
If you are going to see the new Russell Crowe film, “The Water Diviner,” now is the time. Today is Anzac Day, the annual day of remembrance that honors the men of Australia and New Zealand who died at Gallipoli, in what was then theShow More Summary
As long as he can keep the altercations to a minimum and not hit anyone with a flying telephone, maybe Russell Crowe can draw an audience to see "The Water Diviner" ["Opening a New Door," April 19]. His antics were incredibly tiresome, but maybe he's older and wiser now. Aging in chronological...
Russell Crowe is either a die-hard romantic or extremely stubborn – or a little bit of both. After three years of separation, the actor is determined to reconcile with his estranged wife, Danielle Spencer. Crowe, who has most recently...Show More Summary
Oscar-winning actor clearly loves aerial shots and flashbacks! His directorial debut ‘The Water Diviner’ is out now.
Russell Crowe’s towering performance makes up for his directorial shortcomings in his filmmaking debut, but The Water Diviner never veers away from being average, while just about avoiding tedium. Click To Continue Reading
Magical realism can illuminate and amplify the emotions in a deeply personal story — or, in clumsy hands, it can just create extra distractions and create a giant mess. Russell Crowe tries to use magical realism in his directorial debut, The Water Diviner, and the results are less than great. Read more...
It’s clear that Russell Crowe has poured his heart and soul into the historical romance The Water Diviner, his first feature as a director. If only the film were better. Or if only Crowe brought the same subtlety to his direction that he brings to his performance as Joshua Connor,... More »
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In this week’s new releases, Russell Crowe makes his directorial debut in “The Water Diviner,” a film about an Australian father (played by Crowe) who travels to Turkey following the Battle of Gallipoli to find his three missing sons. In “The Age of Adaline” Blake Lively plays a centenarian who after accident stopped aging beyond age 29.Read full article >>
Russell Crowe's directorial debut "The Water Diviner," about a man trying to find hree sons who disappeared at the battle of Galliipoli in Turkey 100 years ago, is a film divided against itself. It wants to be both a mournful and skeptical antiwar picture and a rousing adventure with splashes of buddy comedy, romance and borderline swashbuckling. Show More Summary
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With "The Water Diviner," Russell Crowe makes his feature directing debut with a big, sweeping period film with battle scenes, family drama, personal redemption, twists of fate and a darling ragamuffin boy for good measure. It's an unsurprisingly ambitious movie from the notoriously, proudly headstrong...
Ryan Murphy chatted with EW about his new series Scream Queens starring Nick Jonas and Jamie Lee Curtis and revealed that, “Nick is very funny because he’s completely playing against type. The thing I will say about the Nick character is he’s not who he seems to be. Nick has a dark side, which comes out […]
A tender, soulful Russell Crowe makes The Water Diviner work. Crowe as a farmer who has lost his wife and three sons gives a masterful performance. Russell Crowe not only stars in this epic, but has directed The Water Diviner and proves his Oscar -winning talent for best actor needs no direction. Show More Summary
Russell Crowe's feature directorial debut, "The Water Diviner," stems from an honest impulse to dramatize ordinary people who honor their dead. Yet the results are narratively dishonest and emotionally a little cheap. A single performance lifts the film above the level of mediocrity; more on that...
Russell Crowe may be the most misunderstood artist working today. The common perception of the hot-tempered Oscar winner "fightin' 'round the world" continues to unfairly overshadow the actor's impressive body of work (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind, American Gangster, Robin Hood, Noah, the list goes on). Show More Summary
Russell Crowe performs a song for the Earth and a part of the planet dies a little