Posts tagged "End of Watch"

‘Death Race 3,’ Jake Gyllenhaal’s ‘End of Watch’ and Nicole Kidman’s ‘The Paperboy’ Premiere in HD

The Sundance Film Festival is in full swing this week, churning out buzz and hype for some of the films that mainstream audiences will hopefully not just be seeing later this year but celebrating with the same sort of passion and intensity that drove 2012 alum Beasts of the Southern Wild to multiple Academy Award…
By: Todd Gilchrist / January 22, 2013

Buzz at the Box Office: Mania for ‘Transylvania’, Love for ‘Looper’

Halloween fever started early this year as Adam Sandler’s Hotel Transylvania shot to the top of the box office over the weekend. Scaring up solid opening-weekend grosses of $34 million, the film more than doubled the returns of its next-highest competition. That said, Rian Johnson’s Looper , which stars Bruce Willis,…
By: Todd Gilchrist / October 1, 2012

‘End of Watch': Jake Gyllenhaal Gives South Central LA’s Streets a Hollywood Sheen (MOVIE REVIEW)

Jake Gyllenhaal shaves his head, Michael Pena bites the bullet, and writer-director David Ayer does what he’s been doing for years, delivering gritty tales about the ‘thin blue line that separates the prey from the predator’ on the posy-strewn paths of South-Central Los Angeles. End Of Watch employs a pseudo-documentary style that amps up the…
By: Jordan Riefe / September 21, 2012

Jake Gyllenhaal on ‘End of Watch’ Prep: Fighting, Shooting and Ride-Alongs (VIDEO)

In addition to the ride-alongs Jake Gyllenhaal went on with the Los Angeles Police Department in preparation for his movie, End of Watch, the actor revealed Friday that he also got beat up for his new cop thriller. The Oscar-nominated actor told David Gregory on Today that he spent “almost every morning five days a week…
By: Lauren DiMascio / September 14, 2012

Jake Gyllenhaal Reveals He Attended Murder Scene With LAPD to Prepare for ‘End of Watch’

It was the ultimate life altering preparation for the new cop thriller End of Watch. “I had no idea what to expect when I went on the first ride along,” the film's star Jake Gyllenhaal told Celebuzz in an interview to promote his upcoming action drama film about two police officers from the Los Angeles Police…
By: Todd Gilchrist / September 14, 2012