Click here to see a break down reel of the stunning Visual Effects in Gatsby. This VFX reel primarily features shots created at Animal Logic.
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is intense. He tweeted today: “My current 22 week diet for the role of HERCULES. Cardio & iron before going to set.
(Lion blood is optional;)”
The cast also includes Paul Giamatti, John Cusack, and Paul Dano. Screenplay by Oren Moverman. Hollywood Reporter has details.
In his Variety review, Scott Foundas calls Tatum “ideally cast” and says: “The movie’s most special effect is without doubt Tatum, who gives Cale a strong rooting interest well before the first shots are fired.” And Tatum and Foxx “project an effortless, ingratiating chemistry that recalls Mel Gibson and Danny Glover in the first ‘Lethal Weapon’ pic.”
In the Hollywood Reporter, David Rooney says: “Tatum brings an effortless combination of self-irony and swagger that makes him a likable action hero.”
Cool behind the scenes featurette. Hans Zimmer brings together 12 amazing drummers (including Pharrell Williams and Sheila E.)
NY Times opinion piece quotes him: “We’re never going to be totally immersive as long as we’re looking at a square, whether it’s a movie screen or whether it’s a computer screen,” Mr. Spielberg said. “We’ve got to get rid of that and put the player inside the experience, where no matter where you look you’re surrounded by a three-dimensional experience. That’s the future.”
and Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Charlie Day and Liam Neeson.
Great cast reads selections from the 800,000 letters sent to Jackie Kennedy following the assassination of JFK. The cast includes Bérénice Bejo, Demián Bichir, Jessica Chastain, Chris Cooper, Viola Davis, Zooey Deschanel, Kirsten Dunst, Anne Hathaway, Allison Janney, John Krasinski, Melissa Leo, Laura Linney, Frances McDormand, Chloë Grace Moretz, Mark Ruffalo, Octavia Spencer, Hailee Steinfeld, Channing Tatum, Betty White and Michelle Williams.