SUTHERLAND WESTERN – FORSAKEN – GETS RELEASE DATE

Forsaken, the 2015 Western starring father and son, Donald and Kiefer Sutherland, has now received a 2016 general release date. The Alberta-shot film, in which the Sutherlands in fact play father and son characters, will have its general North American debut February 19th, 2016. Directed by Jon Cassar, Kiefer Sutherland is John Henry Clayton, a… Read More SUTHERLAND WESTERN – FORSAKEN – GETS RELEASE DATE

TRAILER FOR DICAPRIO’S THE REVENANT RELEASED

The first trailer for The Revenant, the upcoming mountain man Western starring Leonardo DiCaprio, has been released. Directed by the Academy Award-winning Alejandro Inarritu, the film is based upon the real-life Hugh Glass (played by DiCaprio), a mountain man in the 1820s left for dead by two companions after being mauled by a grizzly bear… Read More TRAILER FOR DICAPRIO’S THE REVENANT RELEASED

BRAD PITT + TOM HANKS + ED NORTON = LEWIS & CLARK

Hollywood heavyweights Brad Pitt, Tom Hanks, and Edward Norton are among the producers for an upcoming TV miniseries dramatizing the journey of American explorers Lewis and Clark. The six-hour series will debut on HBO and stars Casey Affleck as Meriwether Lewis and Matthias Schoenaerts as William Clark.  In the early 19th century, US President Thomas… Read More BRAD PITT + TOM HANKS + ED NORTON = LEWIS & CLARK

CBC CANCELS STRANGE EMPIRE WESTERN SERIES – UPDATE

The Canadian national broadcaster, CBC Television, announced March 2nd that it is cancelling its well-received Western TV series, Strange Empire, after one season. Launched in October of 2014, the show was set in the Alberta-Montana border region of 1869, and centered upon a group of women that find themselves isolated in that territory following dramatic… Read More CBC CANCELS STRANGE EMPIRE WESTERN SERIES – UPDATE