Russell Crowe

  • Biblical epic 'Noah' tests director Aronofsky's blockbuster chops March 26, 2014

    Reuters: Rain lashes down from the heavens while hungry followers of Cain trample over each other for a spot on Noah's massive wooden ark. The end is inevitable and, of course, not pretty. Director Darren Aronofsky, best known for dark and unrelenting dramas such as the Oscar-nominated "Black Swan," would have...
  • Australians dominate Hollywood, says Hugh Jackman July 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sydney-born actor Hugh Jackman says Australians dominate Hollywood, and he is proud of it. The 44-year-old actor believes that the Australian accent is much sought after in filmmaking because moviemakers love Aussie stars, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "We dominate! We're the majority now! It's always good to be an Aussie wherever you...
  • Russell Crowe keen to be a part of 'Man of Steel' prequel July 9, 2013

    London: 'Gladiator' actor Russell Crowe is keen to star in "Man of Steel" prequel. The 49-year-old actor, who played Superman's biological father in the new movie, revealed on Twitter that he is all set to "give the tights another go" if Legendary Pictures plan to make another version of...
  • Superman back on screen after six years in 'Man of Steel' June 14, 2013

    British actor Henry Cavill dons Superman's cape in 'Man of Steel' which traces the origins of Superman and his alter-ego Clark Kent. Produced by Christopher Nolan and directed by Zack Snyder, 'Man of Steel' begins with Superman's birth on planet Krypton, and how his parents send him to Earth to...
  • Tweet Review: Henry Cavill's 'Man of Steel' June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The original superhero is back on big screen! DC comic's most popular superhero may have a new face but his superpowers remain the same. Actor Henry Cavill takes up the role of one of the post popular superheroes of all time in Zack Snyder's 'Man Of Steel'. The premise...
  • Man of Steel: Will the audience accept the new Superman? June 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Zack Snyder's new Superman film 'Man Of Steel' is set to hit the theatres on June 14 in India. "The film is going to be a visually exciting experience in all formats - 2D, 3D and IMAX. We have designed and photographed the movie in a way that...
  • Watch: Full length trailor of 'Man of Steel!' April 19, 2013

    "Superman" is returning to the big screen in June and we have got the first full length trailer of his latest adventure, 'Man of Steel!', starring Russell Crowe, Henry Cavill and Amy Adams. ...
  • Hudson, Zeta-Jones to sing at the Oscars February 21, 2013

    Oscar winners Russell Crowe, Jennifer Hudson and Catherine Zeta-Jones will perform at the Academy Awards in a tribute to the resurgence of big-screen musicals, organizers said on Wednesday. The performance, which will also feature Oscar nominees Anne Hathaway and Hugh Jackman from 'Les Miserables,' is part of the several musical acts...
  • 'Broken City' Review: Broken image of a complex city January 19, 2013

    Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Barry Pepper, Kyle Chandler, Natalie Martinez, Jeffrey Wright Director: Allen Hughes Rating: 2 out of 5 The tale of 'Broken City' is nothing new. It gives you broken images of a complex city - its people and politics through the multi-layered grey characters of its citizens. The...
  • Russell Crowe: I would love to do an Indian film January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Russell Crowe has successfully consolidated his place in Hollywood in the past 26-years with his powerpacked performances and now the 'Gladiator' star is eager to add an Indian film to his impressive resume. The Oscar-winning actor, 48, was in talks with Sudipto Sen for a film back...
  • Russell Crowe's 'Broken City' to be released on Jan 18 January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Russell Crowe is back to the silver screen with his much awaited political thriller 'Broken City'. And, the first poster of the film has been revealed. Starring Russell Crowe and Mark Wahlberg in lead roles, the film is slated to hit the Indian screens on January 18. 'Broken...
  • Russell Crowe praises Hugh Jackman in 'Les Miserables' December 9, 2012

    London: 'Gladiator' star Russell Crowe has heaped praise on good friend Hugh Jackman's new role in their blockbuster movie musical 'Les Miserables', insisting the Australian star is wonderful as Jean Valjean. The two friends play enemies in the film but bonded on-set and at weekly sing-alongs Crowe hosted at his...
  • Anne Hathaway finds Shulman's presence disturbing December 7, 2012

    London: Actress Anne Hathaway says she could not play the role of a depressed prostitute in 'Les Miserables', as her husband Adam Shulman's presence on the movie's set made her very happy. Hathaway, 30, had started shooting for the movie before the couple tied the knot in September, and she...
  • I went without water for 36 hours: Hugh Jackman December 6, 2012

    London: Actor Hugh Jackman says he did not drink water for 36 hours before filming 'Les Miserables' as part of his extreme diet to lose weight for the movie. The 44-year-old Australian actor takes on the role of Jean Valjean in the big screen adaptation of the hit musical and...
  • Russell Crowe separates from wife of nine years October 15, 2012

    Academy Award-winning actor Russell Crowe has separated from his wife after nine years of marriage, Australian media reported on Monday. Neither Crowe nor his musician wife, Danielle Spencer, was available for immediate comment and their Twitter accounts gave no hint of any split. But Don Spencer, Spencer's father, confirmed the couple had...
  • Russel Crowe gets lost kayaking in Long Island September 4, 2012

    New York: Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe lost his way kayaking in the waters off New York's Long Island and was picked up by a U.S. Coast Guard boat and ferried to a harbor, officials said Sunday. The 48-year-old actor was kayaking with a friend and launched from Cold Spring Harbor Saturday...
  • Will Smith to make a directorial debut July 13, 2012

    Los Angeles: Men In Black star Will Smith is set to make his directorial debut with The Redemption Of Cain and will also be a part of the cast. The 43-year-old actor will helm as well as star in the film, which tells the story of Biblical characters Cain and...
  • Mick Jagger pursued Jolie, claims new book July 9, 2012

    London: Actress Angelina Jolie, who appeared in the Rolling Stones' Anybody Seen My Baby music video in 1997, was allegedly pursued by rocker Mick Jagger while he was still married to supermodel Jerry Hall. According to a new novel written by Christopher Andersen, Jolie's mother Marcheline Bertrand was eager for the...
  • Russell Crowe to play Rupert Murdoch? June 27, 2012

    London: Actor Russell Crowe is reportedly in line to portray media tycoon Rupert Murdoch in a new film. The Gladiator star is tipped to take on the role of the media mogul in a movie based on Good Times, Bad Times, the memoirs of former Sunday Times editor Harold Evans,...
  • Sneak peek: 'Les Miserables' June 1, 2012

    Les Miserables' is an upcoming film starring Anne Hathway, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Amanda Seyfried. ...
  • Watch: The trailer of 'Les Miserables' May 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The trailer of 'Les Miserables' is out. The film stars Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Helena Bonham Carter, Samantha Barks, and Aaron Tveit as pivotal characters. Directed by Tom Hooper, the film is based on the novel of the same...
  • Catherine Zeta-Jones joins 'Broken City' October 22, 2011

    London: Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones will star along with actors Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe in 'Broken City' directed by Allen Hughes. The 42-year-old actress will play the cheating wife of the New York mayor to be played by Crowe, reports contactmusic.com. The script has been written by Brian Tucker, while Wahlberg, Randall...
  • Russell Crowe to star in 'Les Miserables' September 9, 2011

    Los Angeles: 'Gladiator' star Russell Crowe will join Hugh Jackman and Helena Bonham Carter in 'Les Miserables'. The 47-yeaar-old ctor will be seen in this big-screen musical adaptation being directed by Tom Hooper, the Hollywood Reporter said. Crowe will play Javert, the uncompassionate police inspector who will stop at nothing...
  • 'Robin Hood' hits bull's-eye worldwide May 18, 2010

    Los Angeles: Robin Hood took the lead at the worldwide box office in its first weekend of release, but the costly Russell Crowe saga failed to replace Iron Man 2 as the top choice in North America, according to studio estimates issued on Sunday. Crowe's fifth collaboration with director Ridley...
  • 63rd Cannes Film Festival begins May 12, 2010

    Over to France now, where the 63rd Cannes Film Festival kicked off a today despite some delays caused due to the stormy weather.. the fest will continue for another 11 days and here's a sneak preview of it... It's an age old tale about a man stealing from the rich...
  • Forbes India: Seven must-see movies December 31, 2009

    1. Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland Purists may cringe at Burton's reworking of the Lewis Carroll classic, transforming it into a revenge saga where Alice sets out to liberate Wonderland from the clutches of the Red Queen. But then Tim Burton's quirky sense of style and weird art direction - The...
  • Brad Pitt out of film due to his good looks March 21, 2009

    London: Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt is out of upcoming movie State of Play as the director on hindsight felt he was too good-looking to play the role. Pitt was originally to star in the big-screen thriller as a journalist but the actor quit during pre-production, citing concerns with the script, contactmusic.com...
  • Masand's Verdict: Body of Lies, an ordinary drama October 18, 2008

    Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Russel Crowe, Mark Strong Direction: Ridley Scott Ridley Scott's Body of Lies is an extremely ordinary espionage drama. Sure it stars two of the finest actors in the business, and yes there are lots of car chases and explosions. But all of it looks like yesterday's news – nothing...
  • In Pics: Himesh takes on Russel Crowe, Naseer October 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Reel takes inspiration from the real with 'terrrorism sparked suspicion' as the theme of Naseeruddin Shah starrer Shoot On Sight as also in the Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe movie Body of Lies. Meanwhile, Himesh Reshammiya stars in a re-make of the 1980 classic, Karz. ...
  • Tomb of general played by Crowe in Gladiator discovered October 17, 2008

    Rome: The tomb of a rich Roman general who is believed to be the inspiration for the main character of the Oscar winning movie Gladiator has been found on the outskirts of Rome. Ongoing construction work along the northbound Via Flaminia uncovered the remains of a mausoleum that archaeologists believe to...