The first trailer for Timur Bekmambetov’s remake of Ben-Hur is here and looks nothing like what audiences might expect from the director of Wanted and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Instead of given us a steaming CGI, speed-ramping action mess, the new Ben-Hur has chosen to take a more pious route in an obvious effort to [...]Show More Summary
Paramount Pictures has released a brand new trailer for Timur Bekmambetov's version of BEN-HUR, which is based Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, BEN-HUR: A TALE OF THE CHRIST. The film stars Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman, Rodrigo Santoro, Nazanin Boniadi, Ayelet Zorer, and Sofia Black-D'Elia. Show More Summary
Capone does a thrilling, first-person interview with HARDCORE HENRY director Ilya Naishuller, star Sharlto Copley & producer Timur Bekmambetov Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. HARDCORE HENRY is effectively...Show More Summary
Opening this Friday, April 8 is one of the more innovative action films you’re likely to see anytime soon when HARDCORE HENRY opens nationwide. It’s the directorial debut by Ilya Naishuller, a Russian punk rocker-turned-filmmaker who...Show More Summary
The chariot race sequence in William Wyler‘s Ben-Hur took a year to plan. The massive sequence, which was shot in five weeks, involved 7,000 extras and a set that cost $1 million to build. All that hard work paid off, because that sequence remains just as thrilling today as it probably was back in 1959. Show More Summary
It’s been a few years since we last heard about Dusk Watch. For a variety of reasons, we still haven’t seen the third installment in the Russian series, despite previous installments Night Watch and Day Watch being considerable box office hits overseas. Show More Summary
I hate to speak for the Judeo-Christian diety—I imagine he’s not particularly a fan of it either—but I’m fully confident when I say God does not approve of Timur Bekmambetov’s Ben-Hur remake, which has turned a historical and religious epic into a dumb, loud, shitty summer blockbuster. Read more...
How do you follow the original William Wyler directed Ben Hur starring Charlton Heston and Jack Hawkins? By bringing in Timur Bekmambetov (Wanted, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter) and a nearly unrecognizable Jack Huston and Morgan Freeman and turning a classic...
Jack Huston is seen taking the reins during an epic chariot race in the first photos from Timur Bekmambetov's 'Ben-Hur' remake.
USA Today has premiered the first two images from Timur Bekmambetov’s adaptation of BEN HUR and, well, it looks exactly like you would imagine a 2016 action film version of BEN HUR would look. Read the full article on AICN Hey guys!Show More Summary
USA Today has released a first look at the set photos from Paramount Pictures and director Timur Bekmambetov's BEN-HUR remake starring Jack Huston ("BOARDWALK EMPIRE"), Toby Kebbel ("WARCRAFT"), Rodrigo Santoro ("THE 33"), and Morgan Freeman ("LONDON HAS FALLEN"). Show More Summary
Directed by Timur Bekmambetov, the film opens in theaters on August 12 The post The First Ben-Hur Photos Featuring Jack Huston appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Local film 'He Is a Dragon,' produced by Timur Bekmambetov, had a lackluster opening. read more
Germany's Getaway Pictures, South Korea's SCS Entertainment and Mexico's Traziende Films are on board for the fifth installment of the hit film series from Timur Bekmambetov's company. read more
The court responded to a complaint from Timur Bekmambetov's Bazelevs. read more
Two years ago, we showcased an amazing first-person action short from director from director Ilya Naishuller. Now, with the help of Tim Burton's best Russian pal Timur Bekmambetov, it has become...
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Timur Bekmambetov argued that one third of Russians have no access to theaters and can't watch movies in any other way. read more
Director Timur Bekmambetov gave a brief update on his adaptation of Mark Millar’s graphic novel, Wanted. Bekmambetov directed the spy-actioner that starred Angelina Jolie and James McAvoy as a down on his luck blue-collar worker, Wesley,...Show More Summary
NOW FILMING: Morgan Freeman to star in Kazakh director's Ben-Hur (Dinara Urazova, Tengrinews ).Kazakh director Timur Bekmambetov has begun to film an epic historical drama Ben-Hur, produced by Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,...Show More Summary