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‘The Last Duel’ Box Office Debacle: Hollywood’s Battle for Older Moviegoers

Only 2 percent of moviegoers turning up to see Ridley Scott’s A-list The Last Duel on opening weekend were 17 or younger, while just 17 percent were between the ages 18 and 24. Conversely, more than 80 percent of ticket buyers were 25 years old and up. The historical drama, set in Medieval France, limped […]

Jodie Comer on ‘The Last Duel’ and Ridley Scott’s Sensitive and Efficient Set

Jodie Comer knew that The Last Duel was going to be her most challenging performance to date, but thanks to Ridley Scott, the film’s most upsetting sequence was captured rather quickly. Written by Nicole Holofcener, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, the film revolves around Jacques Le Gris’ (Adam Driver) rape of Comer’s Marguerite de Carrouges […]

Box Office: ‘Halloween Kills’ Scares Up Strong $4.9M in Thursday Previews

David Gordon Green’s Halloween Kills scared up a strong $4.9 million in Thursday previews at the box office. The Universal, Miramax and Blumhouse movie is a follow-up to Green’s 2018 Halloween reboot, which opened to a record-breaking $76.2 million on its way to earning north of $250 million worldwide. The new generation of films see […]

Matt Damon, Jodie Comer on How ‘The Last Duel’ Is “Relevant Today”

The Last Duel may take place in 14th century France, but the film’s team is well aware of its relevance in 2021. In the new 20th Century Studios project, friends Jean de Carrouges (Matt Damon) and Jacques Le Gris (Adam Driver) become enemies after de Carrouges’ wife Marguerite (Jodie Comer) accuses Le Gris of rape. […]

‘The Last Duel’ Clip Flaunts Ridley Scott’s Grandiose Epic

An extended clip for The Last Duel dropped Tuesday, showing that audiences are in for an epic tale, which only Ridley Scott could deliver with such grandiose storytelling. The nearly five-minute look at the 20th Century Studios film shows 14th century knight Jean de Carrouges (Matt Damon) and his former squire Jacques Le Gris (Adam […]

Jodie Comer to Make West End Debut in One-Woman Play ‘Prima Facie’

Jodie Comer will make her West End debut in the brand new one-woman play Prima Facie.  The Killing Eve and The Last Duel actress will lead the nine-week U.K. premiere at the Harold Pinter Theatre, with performances set to begin on April 15, 2022. Written by Australian playwright Suzie Miller, Comer stars as Tessa, a […]

Jodie Comer and Adam Driver in Ridley Scott’s ‘The Last Duel’: Film Review | Venice 2021

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck also star in this historical drama of dishonor and bitter justice in late 14th century France, which they co-wrote with Nicole Holofcener.

How ‘Free Guy’ Star Lil Rel Howery Leveled Up in Hollywood

In Shawn Levy’s Free Guy, comedian and actor Lil Rel Howery stars as number two to Ryan Reynolds’ main character — though as non-playable characters in an open-world video game, neither are really supposed to be a “main” anything. But Howery’s role as Buddy, a saccharinely optimistic bank security guard and best friend to Reynold’s […]

‘Free Guy’ Star Jodie Comer on Her “Educational” Experience and the Dual Perspectives of ‘The Last Duel’

In her first lead role in a major studio movie, Free Guy star Jodie Comer learned far more than she ever expected to from Shawn Levy‘s energetic romantic comedy. Comer plays a video game designer named Millie, as well as her in-game avatar “Molotov Girl,” who joins forces with Ryan Reynolds’ non-player character, Guy, in […]

Ryan Reynolds in ‘Free Guy’: Film Review

A non-player character in a video game decides to create his own destiny in this adventure-comedy directed by Shawn Levy.

Michaela Coel, Jodie Comer, Paul Mescal to Attend Hybrid BAFTA TV Awards

Michaela Coel, Jodie Comer and Paul Mescal are among the nominees set to attend this weekend’s BAFTA TV Awards ceremony in person, with others joining via video link. The hybrid event — being hosted by Richard Ayoade at London’s Television Centre — is keeping in line with COVID-19 protocols by allowing nominees in a number of […]

AMC Network, Sid Gentle Films Name IMG as ‘Killing Eve’ Licensing Agent

AMC Network and Sid Gentle Films have named IMG as the exclusive consumer products licensing agent for the Killing Eve hit spy thriller on BBC America.