Interview: André Øvredal for his latest film ‘Mortal’

From acclaimed filmmaker André Øvredal (The Autopsy Of Jane Doe, Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark), MORTAL stars Nat Wolff (The Fault In Our Stars) as a young man discovering he has God-like powers based on ancient Norwegian mythology.

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Our amazing colleague and friend Matthew Schuchman had the opportunity to sit down with director André Øvredal to talk all things Mortal. Here is their interview. Find out how long André took to make the film, how Nat Wolff was cast, and what it’s like to compete with big-budget studio films like Marvel. If you’re a fan of his work, you’ll get a quick peek into André’s creative and humble energy.

Saban Films releases MORTAL today in theaters and On-Demand

WATCH THE TRAILER:

Release dateNovember 6, 2020 (USA)
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LanguagesNorwegian, English

 

20th Century Fox Announces “Night on the Towns” Event- Fans Will Be The First to See “Paper Towns”

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Twentieth Century Fox today announced a very special event for its upcoming Paper Towns“Night on the Towns,” where fans will be the first to see the film and be included in a live simulcast experience of an exclusive Q&A with Paper Towns stars Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne, Halston Sage, Justice Smith and Jaz Sinclair; author John Green, upon whose bestseller the film is based; director Jake Schreier; and producer Wyck Godfrey.

There will also be acoustic performances by Saint Motel and Nat & Alex Wolff, plus a few surprises to be unveiled that evening.

This very memorable evening will unfold on hundreds of movie screens across the U.S. and Canada.  Attendees will also receive a beautiful commemorative locket and an exclusive poster from the film.

Night On The Towns” will take place on July 23rd, 8:30pm Eastern / 7:30pm Central / 6:30pm Mountain / 5:30pm Pacific, ahead of the film’s opening in theaters everywhere on July 24th.

Premium ticket sales for the event begin today, June 24th, at 9am EDT.   General advance tickets go on sale Wednesday, July 1st.  Please visit PaperTownsMovie.com for more information.

New Trailer for ‘Paper Towns’ Released

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20th Century Fox has released a new trailer for the upcoming teen drama Paper Towns which you can view below!

The movie, based on the young adult novel by The Fault in Our Stars author John Green, is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin (Nat Wolff) and his enigmatic neighbor Margo (Cara Delevingne), who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears – leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship – and true love.

Directed by Jake Schreier (Robot & Frank), the film also stars Austin Abrams (The Kings of Summer), Halston Sage (Neighbors) and Justice Smith (“The Thundermans”). The screenplay was written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber.

Paper Towns opens in theaters on July 24.

Trailer for ‘The Intern’ Starring Robert DeNiro and Anne Hathaway Debuts

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Warner Bros. Pictures has just released the trailer for their upcoming The Intern starring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro.  You can check it out below!

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (De Niro) has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin (Hathaway).

Written and directed by Nancy Meyers (Something’s Gotta Give), the film also stars Rene Russo (Thor), Anders Holm (“Workaholics”), Andrew Rannells (“Girls”), Adam Devine (Pitch Perfect), Celia Weston (“No Reservations”), Nat Wolff (The Fault in Our Stars), Linda Lavin (Wanderlust), Zack Pearlman (“The Inbetweeners”), newcomer Jason Orley, and Christina Scherer (“Living with Uncle Charlie”).

The Intern hits theaters September 25.

Five Actors Up for the Role of ‘Spider-Man’ and We Now Know Who They Are

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It appears that Marvel and Sony are close to settling on a new Spider-Man to replace Andrew Garfield in the MCU! The Wrap has now revealed the names on the shortlist and we now know that Nat Wolff (The Fault In Our Stars), Asa Butterfield (Ender’s Game), Tom Holland (The Impossible), Timothee Chalamet (Interstellar) and Liam James (The Way Way Back) are all in the running to land the role.

The article states that none of the five actors have tested for the roles as of yet, but they have confirmed that these five are strong contenders and are in the mix. Sony expects a decision in the next 2-3 weeks and an announcement of their choice after the deal is agreed upon. Spider-Man is still planned to make an appearance in Captain America: Civil War, and the role will have to be cast by June when the actor will be needed on set.

The new standalone Spider-Man movie is slated to hit theaters on July 28, 2017.

The Trailer for John Green’s ‘Paper Towns’ is Here!

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20th Century Fox has revealed the first trailer along with some new stills for Paper Towns, the movie based on the young adult novel by “The Fault in Our Stars” author John Green and starring Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne. We have it for you below!

Paper Towns is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears – leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship – and true love.

Directed by Jake Schreier (Robot & Frank), the film also stars Austin Abrams, Halston Sage and Justice Smith.

 

The film opens in theaters on July 24.