Shutter Island

  • DiCaprio wanted to gain weight for biopic November 5, 2011

    London: Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, who is all set to play J Edgar Hoover, founder of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), says he wanted to put on extra kilos for the character to look real. "I really wanted to take a break and do the whole real physical transformation. Of course,...
  • Avatar is most pirated film of 2010 December 23, 2010

    James Cameron's sci-fi epic, Avatar, the most successful film of all time with gross takings of $2.7 billion, was downloaded illegally 16.6 million times. Kick-Ass was second with 11.4 million downloads and Leonardo DiCaprio's films Inception and Shutter Island were third and fourth respectively. ...
  • Paramount revives hit film 'Ghost' in Japan June 10, 2010

    Paramount Pictures is bringing "Ghost back to life with a Japanese version of the romance blockbuster, becoming the latest Hollywood studio to launch a local-language production as U.S. films stumble at Japan's box offices. The unit of Viacom Inc also is starting to dub more U.S. movies, such as Shutter...
  • Masand: 'Shutter Island' is an exciting film June 5, 2010

    Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Ben Kingsley, Mark Ruffalo Director: Martin Scorsese, From the very opening scene of Martin Scorsese's "Shutter Island" the background score pumps up the sense of foreboding, as the ferry carrying US Marshal Teddy Daniels (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) and his partner Chuck (played by Mark Ruffalo) approaches the...
  • 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...