Tag Archives: Joel Edgerton

Film Review: Bright (USA, 2017) is a gritty alternate universe take on the police procedural drama

Since Netflix’s launch the streaming service provider has been pumping out its own studio content to screen exclusively on its service. As the service provider grows it also attempts more ambitious projects working with directors, producers, script writers and actors of a higher calibre. We saw this in Okja that was released a couple of months back, and they’re next effort also continues this trend.... Continue Reading

New trailer gives us a taste of Jeff Nicols’ next film Loving, starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga

This week we’ve been given the first taste of the new film from Mud and Midnight Special director Jeff Nicols, Loving. Due out at the start of next year, the film is a love story set amidst one of the most racially charged periods on American history, and reunites Nicols with Australian actor Joel Edgerton, who appeared in Midnight Special, and Ruth Negga, currently seen in the AMC series Preacher. The film premiered at Cannes earlier this year. Here’s the full synopsis of the film, followed by the newly released trailer!... Continue Reading

Film Review: Midnight Special (USA, 2016)

From Writer and Director Jeff Nichols, an emerging American auteur who has already slammed two home runs with the brilliant Take Shelter (2011) and the film which arguably reignited Matthew McConoughey’s career, Mud (2012), comes his most ambitious film to date – Midnight Special, which opens in Australian cinemas today.... Continue Reading

Film Review: Jane Got A Gun (USA, 2016)

Set in the Wild West, Jane Got a Gun centres around Jane Hammond (Natalie Portman), her outlaw husband Bill (Noah Emmerich) and Jane’s ex-lover Dan Frost (Joel Edgerton).  Bill finds himself in a bit of trouble from an outlaw gang and their leader Colin (Ewan McGregor) wants him dead.  In a desperate effort to save her husband and keep her family together, Jane turns to Dan for help.  This reawakens long-buried memories in both Jane and Dan, and while they fight to keep Bill safe, they also acknowledge the circumstances that brought them all together. ... Continue Reading

Interview: Joel Edgerton talks about his role in Black Mass

In this brand new video interview, Aussie actor Joel Edgerton opens up about his role in the anticipated new film Black Mass, starring Johnny Depp. He talks about what he thought of the script, its believability, morality, working with Depp, how women are at the core of this film, getting the South Boston style right and more. Watch the chat here: Continue reading Interview: Joel Edgerton talks about his role in Black Mass