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‘Blade Runner’ Star Rutger Hauer Took Exception to His Character Roy Batty Being Labeled a Villain

Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer did not see his character as a villain, and the actor took some exception to that notion while doing press for the film’s initial release. The iconic Ridley Scott sci-fi movie, set in 2019 Los Angeles and starring Harrison Ford as a former police officer tasked with hunting down synthetic […]

Lina Wertmuller, Famed Italian Filmmaker, Dies at 93

Lina Wertmüller, the masterful Italian filmmaker who created a sensation in the 1970s with her earthy mix of sex and politics seen in such classics as Seven Beauties, Swept Away and The Seduction of Mimi, has died. She was 93. Wertmüller, the first woman to receive an Oscar nomination for best director (for 1975’s Seven […]

Rutger Hauer and Freya Tingley Strike a Spooky Chord in Trailer for ‘The Sonata’

Screen Media on Monday released the official trailer for 'The Sonata,' less than a month away from its theatrical release. The European mystery thriller with supernatural vibes stars the late Rutger Hauer in one of his final screen performances.

Rutger Hauer to Get Lucca Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award

Rutger Hauer is set to receive the Lucca Film Festival lifetime achievement award this April.

Rutger Hauer on ‘Blade Runner 2049’ and Why Films Today “Lack Balls”

The veteran Dutch actor spoke to THR at the Berlin Film Festival, where he is promoting his new film, the biblical action drama 'Samson.'

‘Drawing Home’: Film Review

The story of two landscape artists and their love of Canada's Banff is dramatized in 'Drawing Home,' a period romance that features supporting turns by Kate Mulgrew, Rutger Hauer and Peter Strauss.

The Scrapped Original Opening to ‘Blade Runner’ Was Brilliant

It is also revealed on the special features of 'Blade Runner: The Final Cut' that Rutger Hauer improvised a portion of his "Tears in rain" speech.

‘Gangsterdam’: Film Review

French heartthrob Kev Adams becomes a drug runner in the Dutch capital in Romain Levy's second film, 'Gangsterdam,' which features a cameo by Rutger Hauer as a Godfather-type mafia boss.

‘The Last Kingdom’: TV Review

BBC America's enjoyable Viking-invaders drama takes viewers back to the tumultuous birth of England.

Lost ‘Star Wars’ Theatrical Companion Short to Get Feature Treatment With Rutger Hauer

'Black Angel' was originally commissioned by George Lucas to accompany 'The Empire Strikes Back' and directed by one of the designers of the first-ever lightsaber.

Stars of Russia’s Highest Grossing Film of 2014 to Take Pay Cut for Sequel

The producer of 'Viy 2' says they'll be paid five to seven time less than originally agreed.

Rutger Hauer, ‘American Horror Story,’ ‘Ripper Street’ Stars Board BBC’s ‘Last Kingdom’

Based on a book series that has drawn comparisons to 'Game of Thrones,' the show comes from 'Downton Abbey' producer Carnival