For Pyper-Ferguson's role in David Hayter's film 'Wolves,' the seasoned actor ('The Last Ship,' 'Unforgiven') spent torturous hours transforming himself into the wily wolfman of Lupine Ridge and dug deep into his own psyche to unleash the animal within.
This week’s releases include an old and new war drama; an Oscar-nominated performance alongside a plain-clothed superhero; a captivating story of betrayal and vengeance in two parts; and a silly sequel to an exhausted franchise.
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Amid all the cacophony and controversy surrounding Clint Eastwood's Oscar-nominated film "American Sniper," the director insists the wartime biopic makes “the biggest antiwar statement any film can.”
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UPDATE: "Birdman" took home the top prize as The Screen Actors Guild Awards wrapped up in Los Angeles tonight (Jan. 25). Michael Keaton, who had just lost the actor prize, was on stage to accept the "Birdman" award.
The hit musical Cats has returned to the London stage for a winter revival. The new production features some familiar tunes as well as a couple of interesting new numbers. Digital Journal paid a visit.
"American Sniper" played much bigger than expectations once again as it easily retains its box office crown.The estimate take for its second wide release weekend is $64.37 million. Going in, that figure was looking at around $40-50 million.
"Birdman" just hauled in the top prize from the Producers Guild of America (PGA) and adds more drama to an uncertain Best Picture Oscar race. Both "Boyhood" and "Birdman" have been battling it out during award season.