Michael Fassbender

  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' review: There's a popcorn blockbuster quality to this emotional drama 23-05-2014 10:44 PM

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart and Halle Berry Director: Bryan Singer It was never going to be easy to top Matthew Vaughn's crackling 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class', which rejuvenated the flailing X-Men movie series with a clever 60s-set origin story. But Bryan Singer,...
  • Watch: Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman show off their dance moves on 'The Graham Nortan Show' 05-05-2014 02:17 PM

    Probably the most good-looking superheroes/mutants to share a stage EVER, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman danced on the tune of Robin Thicke's 'Blurred lines' on The Graham Norton Show recently. The three of them will be seen in the characters of Magneto, Professor X and Wolverine, respectively, in...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer: Will Bryan Singer's mutant epic find several takers? 25-03-2014 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: Fox has released the second trailer for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', four months after the first was shared. The Marvel saga, which has been directed by Bryan Singer, revolves around Hugh Jackman's Wolverine leaving no stone unturned to change history by being sent into the past to...
  • Write your review: '12 Years A Slave'

    Rajeev Masand says '12 Years A Slave' breathes with reality. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes ...
  • '12 Years A Slave' review: The film breathes with reality 31-01-2014 10:30 PM

    Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Benedit Cumberbatch, Michael Fassbender, Paul Giamatti, Paul Dano, Lupita Nyong'o, Brad Pitt Director: Steve McQueen There are enough scenes of brutal violence in 12 Years a Slave to make your skin crawl. But few are as disturbing and as genuinely shocking as one in which a black...
  • '12 Years A Slave' Tweet Review: A fantastic drama you don't want to miss 31-01-2014 11:55 AM

    New Delhi: '12 Years A Slave' is nominated in several categories for this year's Oscar Awards, and is all set to give a tough competition to films like 'Gravity' and 'American Hustle'. The film opened to positive criticism in the West and now it has hit the Indian screens. Directed...
  • 12 Years A Slave: Ejiofor or Fassbender, who will steal the show? 30-01-2014 03:01 PM

    New Delhi: Irish actor Michael Fassbender will be seen as a brutal plantation owner and slave master Edwin Epps in '12 Years A Slave'. He describes it as one of the most petrifying characters he has come across. The 36-year-old, who has been nominated in the best actor in a...
  • Sneak peek: Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender in 'The Counselor' 23-07-2013 04:10 PM

    Directed by Ridley Scott, 'The Counselor' stars Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem. It is set to be released in October, 2013. ...
  • '12 years a Slave' is based on an autobiographical book by Solomon Northup 18-07-2013 11:25 PM

    '12 years a Slave' is a historical drama that is based on an autobiographical book of the same name by Solomon Northup. This movie about a free black man who was sold into slavery. ...
  • Spanish director wins YouTube online festival 03-09-2012 11:20 AM

    Venice: Spanish filmmaker David Victori has won the inaugural edition of YouTube's Your Film Festival for his short movie The Guilt. The winner was announced on the sidelines of the Venice Film Festival after selection by a jury that included director Ridley Scott and actor Michael Fassbender. Victori, whose movie...
  • Masand: Prometheus is unquestionably entertaining 09-06-2012 12:26 AM

    Cast: Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender Director: Ridley Scott With 'Prometheus', director Ridley Scott returns to his sci-fi roots after 30 long years, delivering what is clearly an ambitious, epic-sized prequel to Alien, but one thats sadly missing the very clarity and urgency of that film. In 2093, after...
  • Friday Release: 'Prometheus' brings aliens back 07-06-2012 02:21 PM

    Los Angeles: Since hatching 'Alien' 33 years ago, Ridley Scott has hoped no other filmmaker would try to answer this question: Where did the space eggs containing those terrifying beasts come from? Scott has hints of an answer himself with 'Prometheus,' a cousin to 'Alien' that opens on June 8...
  • Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce talk about 'Prometheus' 06-06-2012 12:33 PM

    Ridley Scott's first sci-fi film in 30 years, 'Prometheus' has been described as something of a prequel to his chilling 1979 classic 'Alien'. ...
  • 'The Hunger Games' tops MTV Movie Awards 04-06-2012 01:14 PM

    Los Angeles: The fan votes, not just the odds, were in 'The Hunger Games' favor at the MTV Movie Awards. The dystopian survival saga escaped from Sunday's 21st annual extravaganza with the most golden popcorn-shaped trophies, including best fight for the film's final three-way battle and best on-screen transformation for...
  • Watch: Trailer of 'Prometheus' 30-04-2012 11:39 AM

    New Delhi: The trailer of 'Prometheus' is out. Directed by Ridley Scott, the film stars Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Logan Marshall-Green, and Charlize Theron in pivotal roles. The film revolves around the story of a spaceship which finds an advanced alien community in the space. ...
  • Charlize Theron to star in 'Agent 13' 21-04-2012 04:39 PM

    London: Actress Charlize Theron says she is all set to star in sci-fi movie 'Agent 13'. The 36-year-old actress, who will star as a space exploration company executive Meredith Vickers in the film, said 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' director Rupert Wyatt will direct the project, reported Contactmusic....
  • Sneak peek: Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' 21-03-2012 05:48 PM

    Charlize Theron and Michael Fassbender lead the cast of this space adventure which lands in theatres this June. ...
  • Christian Bale turns down 'Noah' 02-12-2011 04:18 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Dark Knight' star Christian Bale has pulled out of Darren Aronofsky's Biblical epic 'Noah'. Michael Fassbender is the first choice to take over the role following Bale's exit. The 37-year-old actor was set to take on the titular character in the forthcoming Biblical epic, about a man...
  • 'X-Men' packs a punch in opening week 16-06-2011 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: Director Matthew Vaughn and his writers did a fascinating job in depicting the mutant universe, their fears and their need to belong in X-Men: First Class and the action-adventure flick has not only received rave reviews, it has earned rich dividends at the Indian box office by grossing...