Paul Webster News

Rooney Mara in Talks to Join Hugh Jackman & Garrett Hedlund in PAN
by Movies News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

PAN is an all-new tale about author J.M. Barrie's beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. Should she sign on, Mara would play Tiger Lilly in the film, which features Jackman as the villainous Blackbeard, and Hedlund as Hook. Peter Pan has yet to be cast. (more...)

Warner Bros Announces Open Casting Call for Feature Film PAN
by Movies News Desk - Feb 10, 2014

One aspiring young actor will have the opportunity to portray one of the most iconic characters ever created, in an all-new big screen adventure based on J.M. Barrie's beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. (more...)

Hugh Jackman to Star as 'Blackbeard' in Warner Bros Live-Action PAN
by Movies News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman ('Les Miserables') has been set to star in Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming live-action Peter Pan feature for director Joe Wright ('Atonement,' 'Pride & Prejudice'). (more...)

Vodafone Selects Datawatch To Provide World-Wide Business Insight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 06, 2013

CHELMSFORD, Mass. and LONDON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH), the leading global provider of visual data discovery solutions, today announced that Vodafone has deployed Datawatch as part of a suite of tools to provide a validated, company-wide view of business transactions that will enable the Internal Audit Team to quickly spot anomalous issues and minimize risk. (more...)

A24 Films Acquires US Rights to LOCKE in TIFF's First Big Deal of 2013
by Movies News Desk - Sep 07, 2013

The Hollywood Reporter writes that A24 Films has acquired the U.S. distribution rights to Steven Knight's LOCKE, starring Tom Hardy (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises), in the first big deal at this year's Toronto International Film Festival. (more...)

Photo Flash: Anne Hathaway & More Win at 2013 BAFTA Awards
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 11, 2013

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the 2013 BAFTA Awards last night, Sunday February 10 in London. Below, check out the full list of winners as well as photos from the star-studded event! (more...)

ARGO Wins 'Best Film' at 2013 BAFTA Awards - All the Winners Here!
by Movies News Desk - Feb 10, 2013

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts were held today in the UK, and once again, ARGO took home the top two prizes: 'Best Film,' and 'Best Director' for Ben Affleck. (more...)

IM GLOBAL to Finance Steven Knight's LOCKE, Starring Tom Hardy
by Movies News Desk - Feb 07, 2013

IM Global specialty label Anthem will fully finance LOCKE, to be written and directed by Steven Knight (Hummingbird) and starring Tom Hardy (Inception) for Paul Webster, Joe Wright and Guy Heeley's Shoebox Films. (more...)

LES MIS Earns 9 BAFTA Noms Including 'Best Picture'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2013

The full list of nominations has been announced for the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) which will take place on Sunday February 10th at London's Royal Opera House. In the category for Best Picture the nominees are Argo, Les Miserables, Life of Pi. Lincoln, and Zero Dark Thirty. (more...)

ARGO, LINCOLN, LES MIS Among 2012 BAFTA Nominees
by Movies News Desk - Jan 09, 2013

The full list of nominations has been announced for the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) which will take place on Sunday February 10th at London's Royal Opera House. In the category for Best Picture the nominees are Argo, Les Miserables, Life of Pi. Lincoln, and Zero Dark Thirty. (more...)

Video Feature: About Becoming Anna Karenina
by - Dec 14, 2012

Fascinated by the world of Anna Karenina? In this new video feature the cast and creative team talked about how they embraced and recreated the world. The time is 1874. Vibrant and beautiful, Anna Karenina (Ms. Knightley) has what any of her contemporaries would aspire to; she is the wife of Karenin (Jude Law), a high-ranking government official to whom she has borne a son, and her social standing in St. Petersburg could scarcely be higher. (more...)

Video Special: About the Costumes of Anna Karenina
by - Dec 13, 2012

Check out a special feature all about the costumes of the new film Anna Karenina featuring costume sketches, interviews and more! (more...)

Video Special: Inside the World of Anna Karenina
by Movies News Desk - Dec 13, 2012

In theaters now - take a look at the set design, insire the extraordinary world of Anna Karenina including interviews, behind the scenes footage and more. (more...)

Review Roundup: Keira Knightley Stars in ANNA KARENINA
by Movies News Desk - Nov 28, 2012

ANNA KARENINA is acclaimed director Joe Wright's bold, theatrical new vision of the epic story of love, stirringly adapted from Leo Tolstoy's great novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love). The timeless story explores the capacity for love that surges through the human heart, while illuminating the lavish society that was imperial Russia in 1874. Let's see what the critics had to say: (more...)

Focus Features Previews ANNA KARENINA & FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

Focus Features presents a 2012 Fall Preview of their highly anticipated films FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL and ANNA KARENINA. Check out the preview below! (more...)

Paul Oakenfold Presents We Are Planet Perfecto Volume 01
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2011

'We are Planet Perfecto' is the first in a new compilation series from dance pioneer Paul Oakenfold that reflects the diverse, non genre-conforming sounds that have given him the legendary status he holds today. (more...)

Production Commences on ANNA KARENINA Film
by Movies News Desk - Oct 03, 2011

Working Title Films has commenced production on Joe Wright's epic love story Anna Karenina, adapted from Leo Tolstoy's classic novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love). The film will shoot in the U.K. and Russia. Focus Features will distribute the movie domestically, and Universal Pictures International (UPI) will distribute the movie internationally. (more...)

Joe Wright to Direct Keira Knightley, Jude Law in ANNA KARENINA Film
by BWW News Desk - Sep 08, 2011

Joe Wright will direct the epic romance Anna Karenina, adapted from Leo Tolstoy's classic novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love). The Working Title Films production will commence filming in the U.K. and Russia this month. Focus Features will distribute the movie domestically, and Universal Pictures International (UPI) will distribute the movie internationally, in the second half of 2012. (more...)

Toys for Tots Held at Kean University
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2010

On December 17 at Kean University, Liberty Hall Museum collected nearly 500 toys and a donation of $1,000 and delivered them to the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots Foundation in Edison, NJ. (more...)

Mirren & Postlethwaite Join Joffe's New "Brighton Rock" Film
by Movies News Desk - Aug 27, 2009

Variety is reporting that Helen Mirren and Pete Postlethwaite have joined the cast of Director Rowan Joffe's upcoming film 'Brighton Rock.' The pair join Sam Riley and Andrea Riseborough, who were previously announcd as part of the cast. (more...)