The new Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee trailer takes Christoph Waltz for a spin

Christoph Waltz is a two-time Academy Award-winning actor who absolutely nails his delivery of Quentin Tarantino dialogue. He’s a comic actor, certainly. A comedian? Well, according to Jerry Seinfeld he fits the bill as he’s one of the guests on the upcoming season of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee. The trailer for…

Christoph Waltz is in talks for Robert Rodriguez’s Battle Angel Alita

The cast and crew for that adaptation of Yukito Kishiro’s Battle Angel Alita seems to be slowly coming together. First, Robert Rodriguez took up the directing mantle from James Cameron, who’s apparently still co-writing the film with Laeta Kalogridis (Shutter Island). Then we learned that Rosa Salazar (Maze Runner:…

Alicia Vikander and Christoph Waltz pose for a portrait in the Tulip Fever trailer

Posing for a portrait in 17th-century Amsterdam is always stressful (once can only assume), but it’s even worse when you’re Christoph Waltz and the guy painting your portrait (Dane DeHaan) has a thing for your younger wife (new Tomb Raider Alicia Vikander). That’s the setup for Tulip Fever, Justin Chadwick’s…

Spectre is the most traditional—and uneven—of the recent Bond films

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There’s an unexpected undercurrent of tragedy to the recent James Bond movies, the ones starring narrow-faced, blue-eyed brute Daniel Craig. Looked at one way, and in succession, they’re as bleak as Breaking Bad in their depiction of evaporating humanity: Across the sublime spy games of Casino Royale, the Bourne…

Horrible Bosses 2 is less fun to watch than it probably was to make

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There’s a running gag in Horrible Bosses 2 about how Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) uses the Katy Perry song “Roar” as his ringtone, to get him pumped up about the business he’s starting with his buddies Dale (Charlie Day) and Nick (Jason Bateman). At one point, while debating the merit of this technique, Dale marvels: “When…

Christoph Waltz might play the next James Bond villain now

Since it somehow hasn’t happened already, Christoph Waltz might be playing the villain in the next James Bond movie. This comes from The Daily Mail, which claims that Waltz has fully “jumped on board” Bond 24. It also says he’ll be playing a “complex” character who could be a “friend, or foe, or a bit of both.” We’re…

Amy Adams paints doe-eyed children in the trailer for Tim Burton’s Big Eyes

During its time in production, Big Eyes, the story of Margaret and Walter Keane’s rise to becoming 1950s and ’60s pop art icons, has seen changes in everything from Tim Burton’s role to replacing the film’s leads. Burton, an unabashed fan of Margaret Keane’s work, initially signed on as the film’s producer, only…

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