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How ‘The Green Knight’ Took Audiences Back in Time to Camelot

The sweeping visuals in A24’s The Green Knight — the David Lowery-helmed epic based on the Arthurian legend that follows King Arthur’s nephew Sir Gawain (Dev Patel) in a quest to confront the titular knight — were filmed at locations, largely in Ireland’s County Wicklow, outside Dublin. “It had this really lush green and all […]

Dev Patel Says He’s Felt “Stuck in This Cultural No Man’s Land” as a British Asian Actor

Dev Patel says that being a British Asian actor has been complicated when it comes to getting roles, with many of his earlier offers type-casting The Green Knight actor even as he’s been questioned about his decision to play Indian characters, leaving him feeling “stuck in this cultural no man’s land.” In a new interview […]

‘Jungle Cruise’ Rides to $61.8M at Global Box Office, $30M on Disney+

Disney’s Jungle Cruise rode to a better-than-expected opening of $34.2 million at the domestic box office amid renewed concerns over COVID-19 and the delta variant for a worldwide box office debut of $61.8 million. The movie’s total global start is an OK $91.8 million when including $30 million in revenue from Disney+ Premier Access. Overseas […]

Box Office: ‘Jungle Cruise’ Climbs to $13.4M Friday, Sets Course for $30M Debut Despite Delta

Disney’s Jungle Cruise set sail Friday with $13.4 million, putting the event pic on course to reach $30 million in its domestic box office opening and come in on the higher end of expectations. Jungle Cruise is playing in 4,310 theaters in North America, the widest count of the pandemic era. The family-friendly adventure — […]

‘The Green Knight’ Filmmaker David Lowery on the “Nightmare” Shoot and ‘Peter Pan & Wendy’

2020 had very few silver linings, but for The Green Knight filmmaker David Lowery, the coronavirus pandemic-related delay allowed him to reshape his Arthurian epic with newfound perspective after a rather grueling shoot. Based on the 14th-century Arthurian poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Lowery’s second A24 film chronicles King Arthur’s impulsive nephew, Sir […]

Box Office: ‘Jungle Cruise’ Earns $2.7M in Thursday Previews

Disney’s latest live-action Jungle Cruise rode to $2.7 million in Thursday previews at the North American box office. The family friendly adventure – based on the iconic Disney ride — is also being made available simultaneously in the home via Disney+ Premier Access, a decision made several months ago because of ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 […]

A24’s ‘The Green Knight’ Pulled From U.K. Theatrical Release

The Green Knight, A24’s long-awaited Arthurian horror film starring Dev Patel, will not be hitting cinemas as planned in the U.K. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that the feature, from writer-director David Lowery and also starring Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan and Ralph Ineson, has been pulled from […]

Fort Worth Positions Itself as Up-and-Coming Filming Destination

A little over six years ago, Texas-based producer Red Sanders was on a trip promoting his hometown of Fort Worth abroad when the town’s former Mayor Betsy Price posed a question to him: How might the city grow its creative class? Sanders knew exactly how. “I was like, ‘Well, you know, we don’t have a […]

Movie Trailers This Week: ‘The Green Knight,’ ‘The French Dispatch,’ ‘Cut Throat City’

Wes Anderson's new film, 'The French Dispatch,' stars Benicio Del Toro, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Adrian Brody, Tilda Swinton, Timothée Chalamet, Léa Seydoux, Owen Wilson, Bill Murray and Elisabeth Moss.

Dev Patel Goes on Quest to Confront Green-Skinned Stranger in ‘The Green Knight’ Trailer

Dev Patel sets out on a journey to confront the eponymous green-skinned stranger in the trailer for A24's 'The Green Knight.' Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan and Ralph Ineson round out the cast for the David Lowery film set to hit theaters on May 29.