Robert Downey Jr.

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We get it, the dude is happy to be getting the amenities that go along with doing a movie that is like an all-inclusive resort. You’re treated like a god, you have a nice trailer, the public loves you and ...
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An Excellent conversation with Robert Downey Jr. via The Toronto Sun, by Bruce Kirkland (QMI Agency). Especially pertinent is the reference looking back on “an era when studios still deliberately made prestige pictures at reasonable prices, often with big stars ...
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Robert Downey Jr. is a hot-shot, big-city lawyer Hank Palmer, who suddenly finds out that his estranged father and honorable Judge (Robert Duvall) is being charged with murder in the town where he presides. Now Palmer must investigate the small ...
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A healthy perspective from the actor in GQ magazine, via JustJared: On the inevitability of his winning an Oscar: “I, personally, would be shocked if we went to the end of the tape now and I didn’t have at least ...

The teaser trailer for Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows will be part of the premium preview package attached to Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows 2. See them twice this big after the cut.

Forbes does the math and finds that Shia LaBoeuf delivers the best return on a studio’s investment, bringing in $81 for every dollar he’s paid in salary. This is the second year in a row he’s topped the chart. Anne ...

Deadline reports that Robert Downey Jr plans to split his Sherlock Holmes 2 shooting schedule in two so he has time to squeeze time between sleuthing stints for Alfonso Cuar√≥n’s 3D space opera, Gravity. The Playlist finds tantalizing descriptions of ...

Vulture has an exclusive report this morning that Sam Raimi may take the director’s reins for Oz, The Great and Powerful, a prequel to the beloved 1939 classic. Sam Mendes and Adam Shankman had both been speculated as contenders for ...

Unplug your political sensibilities and revel in the mash-up of messianic complex with the military-industrial complex. While some of us might need to do some fancy rationalizing to resolve our conflicted feelings about celebrating vigilantism and promoting the privatization of ...

“Singularity is almost invariably a clue.” — Sherlock Holmes The game’s afoot! And who but Hunter himself is better equipped to find the first non-anonymous review, from Katey Rich at CinemeBlend: It’s become a central truth of American filmmaking that ...

Rakish meets raucous. The more they tinker with these trailers, the more the movie feels tailored to exceed expectations. Maybe Holmes’ distinguished reputation survives the steampunk transformation intact and untarnished after all. Are we more excited yet? Here’s a perplexing ...

In a Variety story about the dueling Lincoln-related films in development with Robert Redford and Steven Spielberg, Watermelons spots this line about the rumored casting for Harvey: Spielberg is presently focusing on his “reimagining” of “Harvey,” with Robert Downey Jr. ...

Congratulations to the designer who thought it would be clever to inflate the actors’ heads, making their faces 110% too large for their bodies. Good work, you’ve succeeded in turning Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson into bobblehead dwarfs. If the ...

When we posted the slate of upcoming Dreamworks projects a few days ago, I was under the impression Oobermind was scheduled farther down the queue. Brad Brevett at Rope of Silicon today has word that the Dreamworks project we’re most ...

ok, not your grandfather’s Sherlock Holmes, but you know what? You can rent those. Holmes isn’t sacred to me, so I don’t mind Ritchie pulling him up by his post-modern Victorian rebootstraps.

Looking more like Sir Cassidy and the Duke of Sundance than the more urbane Holmes and staid Watson we’ve always seen before, these new shots from USA Today give us a sexier detective and brawlier sidekick. Did Ritchie consider that ...

And the Sexiest Man Living honor goes to Robert Downey, Jr., Salon declares. He was once arrested while driving naked in a Porsche, he’s done jail time for drugs and has cycled in and out of rehab — and yet ...

From the Melbourne Herald Sun via “correspondents in London” (Baker Street irregulars?) comes word that Russell Crowe star as Dr. Watson opposite Robert Downy Jr in Guy Richie’s Sherlock Holmes. “Russell wants the part, Guy wants Russell,” a movie source ...

The game’s afoot. USA Today is reporting that casting will be complete in “six or so weeks” for Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes reinvention starring Robert Downey, Jr. as the legendary detective. Based on an upcoming comic book Holmes story written ...

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