New ‘Matrix’ film set with Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski are returning to the world of "The Matrix."
Warner Bros. Pictures Group chairman Toby Emmerich says Tuesday that a fourth "Matrix" is in...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The box office has a new king and his name is John Wick. The third installment of the hyper violent Keanu Reeves franchise has taken the top spot at the North American box...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anjelica Huston isn't apologizing after making pointed comments about some of her acting contemporaries and past relationships during press tour for "John Wick: Chapter 3 -...
Movies can be blessedly simple. As the first "John Wick" showed, all you really need is a car, a gun, a dead dog and Keanu Reeves. Who needs "kiss kiss" when you've got plenty of "bang...
Keanu Reeves visits Brazil for new TV series
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Keanu Reeves is in Sao Paulo to negotiate the shooting of a new TV series in Brazil's largest city.
Reeves met Wednesday with Gov. Joao Doria, whose office said "The...
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Keanu’s diamond new role
CANNES, France (AP) — Party on dudes: Almost three decades later, "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" is getting a new sequel.
Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter will reprise their roles as Ted "Theodore" Logan and Bill S. Preston Esq. in a third "Bill & Ted" adventure and the first in 27 years. The project was announced Tuesday at the Cannes Film Festival, with MGM's Orion Pictures set to release the film, titled "Bill & Ted Face the Music," in the U.S.
Detroit — Maybe eight is enough. Maybe it's seven.
The losing streak is turning into a runaway bus, like the "Speed" movies with Keanu Reeves. There are no brakes or signs of slowing down, with the Pistons playing their most lackluster and dispirited game of the season.
The result was a 103-84 letdown to the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night at Little Caesars Arena. It's the seventh straight loss for the Pistons (14-13), who are hovering above .500 after an impressive 14-6 start to the season.
Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder are to star in 'Destination Wedding'.
The Hollywood stars will team up for a third time after appearing alongside one another in 'Bram Stoker's Dracula' and 'A Scanner Darkly', and production has already wrapped on their latest project.
Producer Robert Jones said: "When comedy is seated in character and truth it's both funny and moving, and on that basis Vic's screenplay is one of the best I've read in a long time.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" films and often played villains in Hollywood movies like "John Wick" has died. Nyqvist's representative Jenny Tversky said Tuesday that he died after a year-long battle with lung cancer. He was 56.
Reeves, Waterhouse serve up cannibal love story
Opening gross (inflation-adjusted): $134,541,600Total box office gross (inflation-adjusted): $412,792,000Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne MossFreedom fighters Neo (Keanu Reeves), Trinity (Carrie-Anne Moss) and Morpheus (Laurence Fishburne) continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army, unleashing their arsenal of extraordinary skills and weaponry against the systematic forces of repression and exploitation. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construct of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of humankind.
Smart Rating: 90.03Release date: Friday, February 10, 2017Genre: Action, thrillerStarring: Keanu Reeves, Common, Laurence FishburneRetired super-assassin John Wick's plans to resume a quiet civilian life are cut short when Italian gangster Santino D'Antonio shows up on his doorstep with a gold marker, compelling him to repay past favors. Ordered by Winston, kingpin of secret assassin society The Continental, to respect the organization's ancient code, Wick reluctantly accepts the assignment to travel to Rome to take out D'Antonio's sister, the ruthless capo atop the Italian Camorra crime syndicate.
Smart Rating: 21.44Genre: Adventure, action, fantasyStarring: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tadanobu AsanoIn feudal Japan, Lord Asano rules his province with fairness. However, jealous Lord Kira (Tadanobu Asano) fears that the shogun favors Asano over him and hatches a plot that ends with Asano's ritual suicide. After Asano's death, his samurai, led by Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), are forced to live as outcasts. Oishi wanders for several years but realizes that he must turn to Kai (Keanu Reeves), a mixed-blood warrior he once rejected, to help him and his ronin comrades take revenge on Lord Kira.
Keanu Reeves wanted to see John Wick 'suffer'.
The 52-year-old actor stars as the hitman in the eponymously titled 'John Wick' and it's recently released sequel 'John Wick: Chapter 2', and has said he enjoyed exploring a script in which John "literally had to fight for his life", as it meant he could develop his character further.
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Keanu Reeves wants to make a new 'Matrix' movie.
The 52-year-old actor - who starred as hacker Neo in the iconic movie trilogy - has revealed he would relish the chance to reprise the role, but admitted he didn't know whether the directors, Lana and Lilly Wachowski, would be keen on the idea.
Keanu shared: "I don't know about the Wachowskis. They would probably do something really original. I'd certainly like to see what would happen and more exploration of that world."
Stunt-driving school promises the thrill of screeching tires
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The tires on Jeremy Fry's Crown Victoria screech as loud as the planes roaring overhead while he tears along the tarmac of a local airport. Whipping around traffic cones until the car starts to drift, he suddenly slides sideways into a parking spot and stops firm, his demeanor as calm as if he had just pulled up to his house.
A peek into Keanu Reeves’ stunt training for ‘John Wick 2’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — To play a character rumored to have once killed three men in a bar with a pencil, Keanu Reeves went through three months of "John Wick boot camp": intensive training in martial arts, gun work, fight choreography and stunt driving.
JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 2: Keanu Reeves reprises his role as the hit man who somehow manages to outgun his enemies, no matter how many of them there are. (R)
THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson and Ralph Fiennes provide the voices for this irreverent take on the iconic comic-book superhero. (PG)
FIFTY SHADES DARKER: Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return for more naughty misadventures in the world of romantic, yet still kinky, bondage. (R)
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10 (ish) films to look forward to in 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood might still be patting itself on the back for its 2016 films, but there's a lot to look forward to in film this year — in all genres. Here are 10-ish films to put on your radar for the year.
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In 2017, Hollywood will, as always, anoint newcomers who strike box-office gold as “overnight” sensations. But it’s the following men and women whose year begins with high hopes.
These six rising stars are past their debut roles, and primed to shine as long as luck — and timing and smart choices — are on their side.
There are few movie stars more polarizing than Nicolas Cage. From his film debut in "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" at the age of 17 until today, the actor has been in 72 movies, some of which are critically-acclaimed — and some of which are hilariously bad.Like "The Matrix" and "The Lake House" actor Keanu Reeves, Cage's career has been a rollercoaster of hits and misses, although many prefer to focus on the latter of the two. Despite choosing what some consider to be questionable roles, the...
Obama’s favorite sci-fi films include ’2001,′ ‘Blade Runner’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The cerebral interstellar saga "2001: A Space Odyssey" and the android drama "Blade Runner" are among President Barack Obama's favorite sci-fi films and TV shows.
Obama shared his must-watch list of movies and TV shows to "expand your mind to new horizons" in the November issue of Wired magazine.
There is one place in Chicago's River North area that has been on my must-visit list for many years: Gene & Georgetti's. I was so excited about this restaurant I am making it a two-part series.
It's a legendary, reminiscent-of-the-Rat Pack-era restaurant where celebrities and politicians alike would hang out and still do. One of my favorite celebrities, Roe Conn of WGN Talk Radio, is a frequent visitor. Conn has mentioned Gene & Georgetti's several times on his...