Valkyrie poster online. Sep25

Valkyrie poster online.

Here is a poster for the upcoming Tom Cruise film, Valkyrie.While it being a Tom Cruise movie might not be a reason to pay attention, the fact that it is the reunion of the writer (Christopher McQuarrie) and director (Bryan Singer) of The Usual Suspects might be.Superstar Tom Cruise heads an international cast as Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, the aristocratic German officer who led the heroic attempt to bring down the Nazi regime and end the war by planting a bomb in Hitler’s bunker. The “July 20 Plot” on Hitler’s life is one of the most heroic but least known episodes of World War Two. Severely wounded in combat,...

Valkyrie trailer online.
Uncategorized
Nov08

Valkyrie trailer online.

A couple of days ago, I linked to a behind the scenes featurette for Valkyrie.Now the full trailer is online at Yahoo.

Valkyrie behind the scenes featurette online.
Uncategorized
Nov07

Valkyrie behind the scenes featurette online.

Apple has a 2:16 featurette on the Bryan Singer/Tom Cruise film Valkyrie.Valkyrie is based on actual events, as a handful of German generals plot to assassinate Adolph Hitler at the height of WWII and stars Tom Cruise,Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard and Tom Wilkinson as well as reunited Singer with screenwriter Chris McQuarrie. The two of them were responsible for the modren classic The Usual Suspects.Go to Apple to look behind the scenes of Valkyrie.

First photo of cast from Bryan Singer’s Valkyrie.
Uncategorized
Sep05

First photo of cast from Bryan Singer’s Valk...

From left to right: Kevin McNally, Christian Berkel, Bill Nighy, Tom Cruise, Terence Stamp, David Schofield and Kenneth Brannagh. The Daily Mail has an excellent article giving some facts about the real life people behind the plot to kill Hitler.

Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard join cast of Valkyrie Jun19

Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard join cast of Valkyrie

Bryan Singer’s Valkyrie continues to fill it’s cast. Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard and Tom Wilkinson have all joined Kenneth Branagh and Tom Cruise in the WW II thriller. Valkyrie is based on actual events, as a handful of German generals plot to assassinate Adolph Hitler at the height of WWII. Tom Wilkinson was nominated for an Oscar for his leading performance in 2001’s In the Bedroom, as well as being nominated for an Emmy and Golden Globe for the television movie Normal. He has appeared in over 40 films including The Full Monty, Batman Begins and The Patriot. While Bill Nighy has been acting for over 30 years, it has only...