Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Tommy Lee Jones

  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Johnny Depp Confirms '21 Jump Street' Cameo, 50 Cent To Play A Blind DJ In ' 'Odd Thomas'

    More Random Trade News: Also, Tommy Lee Jones Joins Meryl Streep & Steve Carell In 'Great Hope Springs'Ok, a trunkload of news has come out of Cannes this week. No fooling or messing around, lets do this.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    12 comments
    tweet
    0

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tommy Lee Jones, John Hawkes & More Go For Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln'

    Hal Holbrook, James Spader, Tim Blake Nelson, Bruce McGill & Joseph Cross All CirclingHoly shit. Daniel Day Lewis and Sally Field were announced in tiny little drips of information, but the faucet on Steven Spielberg's dream project "Lincoln" is on full blast with a massive cast angling for parts.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    'A Serious Man' Star Michael Stuhlbarg Joins The Still-Filming 'Men in Black 3'

    The ugly portrait of Hollywood stupidity and hubris -- "hey, we'll figure out the script on set, no problem!" -- is a slightly antiquated one given the rise of successful improvisation, not only in comedy which was the norm, but big-budget narrative (see "Iron Man" where Jon Favreau and co. literally figured out scenes moments before they were shot), but can still be occasionally framed as a cautionary tale. See the latest example: "Men In Black 3" or "Men In Black 3D" whatever you want to call it. Sony's very expensive tentpole revival 10 years after the fact ("MIB2" was released in 2002) has been shooting on and off since December and is st...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    11 comments
    tweet
    0

    Josh Brolin Creeps Us Out As Young Tommy Lee Jones In 'Men In Black 3'

    It's good to see that Will Smith can still smile considering "Men In Black 3" has gone through a troubled production period that has seen a rotating number of writers trying to get the script up to par, not to mention a budget that is now soaring north of $200 million. But that's not what we're here...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Tommy Lee Jones May Join Meryl Streep & Steve Carell In 'Great Hope Springs'

    The 1990s saw Tommy Lee Jones suddenly become one of the more unlikely A-listers out there. His Oscar-winning antagonist in "The Fugitive" placed the actor firmly in demand in big budget projects such as "Men in Black," "Volcano" and "Batman Forever," as well as a series of not-particularly good pro...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Men In Black 3' Starting To Sound Like A $200 Million Train Wreck

    Film Greenlit With Only One Act Of The Script Ready; New Writer David Koepp Refusing To Talk To Producer Walter Parkes Considering how tricky the genre is to pull off, the original "Men in Black" still stands as one of the more successful stabs at the sci-fi comedy. It's no "Galaxy Quest" or anything, and it derails a bit in the third act, but for the most part it was inventive, genuinely funny and starred a central pair with perfect chemistry. 2002's sequel? Not so much; a bloated, unfunny mess that failed to capture pretty much any of what worked in the original. A third film is, belatedly, on the way, but a fascinating look at the behind ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Script Issues Cause Problems: Production On Second Half Of 'Men In Black 3' Delayed

    Right, we already knew this didn't augur well. In November 2010, just as production on "Men In Black 3," or "Men In Black 3D" whatever you wanna call it, was beginning, Columbia Pictures hired a new writer Jeff Nathanson (“Catch Me If You Can” and “Rush Hour 2”) to give yet another polish to the scr...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    11 comments
    tweet
    0

    Review: 'The Sunset Limited' Is A Lot Of Talk, Talk, Talk

    Cormac McCarthy + Tommy Lee Jones + Samuel L. Jackson. Do we have your attention? Well, it certainly caught ours as those three names alone would get us curious about whatever it is they're involved with, but if you're expecting a dusty western or grim gothic tale you're going to be in for a bit of ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    More 'Captain America' Photos, Plus A First Look At Tommy Lee Jones & Hugo Weaving

    Sam Jackson May Appear In Both ‘Thor’ And ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,' With A Female Sidekick In ‘The Avengers’“Captain America: The First Avenger,” stars Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Hugo Weaving , Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Sebastian Stan, Neal McDonagh, Samuel L. Jackson, Stanley Tucci a...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Samuel L. Jackson Keeps Yelling At Tommy Lee Jones In 'Sunset Limited' Trailer

    Dear god, man. It looks like Al Pacino has some official competition the category of Dudes Who Think Barking Their Lines In Movies Is Acting.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Channing Tatum, Gambit Channing Tatum’s ‘X-Men’ Spin-Off ‘Gambit’ ...The Playlist
  • Add Some Goth, Camp, and 'Lobotomized .../Bent
  • Pale MoonTokyo Film Festival Review: Audience ...The Playlist