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Watch A New Virgin Money Ad Directed by Duncan Jones and Scored By Daft Punk

Following on from the success of Moon and Source Code, director Duncan Jones took some time away from scripting his third and yet untitled feature to direct this ad for Virgin Money. Filmed at Shepperton Studios in London (where he shot Moon) and with extensive use of miniature models, Jones ...

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Score At The Half – Hollywood: Zero, Audience: Even Less

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

Hollywood needs a hit Actually, Hollywood needs a bunch of hits. Actually, Hollywood needs a bunch of big, fat, through-the-roof hits. And with the summer – and the year – half over, the time to come up with them is running out. The movie business finished 2010 with the second highest domestic ...

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Interview with Jake Gyllenhaal

News In Film is featuring an interesting interview with Jake Gyllenhaal about his new movie Source Code. He talks about shooting the film, the alternate scenes and endings, working with director Duncan Jones and much more. Check out the full interview here. Here’s a short excerpt: Do you have any ...

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You look a bit familiar… Five Most Effective Actor Allusions

There are many reasons why some characters in the movies seem a bit familiar. Sometimes, the actor has become so badly typecast that they only seem to play one character, as Matthew Perry and Hugh Grant seemed doomed to do in the 1990s (before Perry was cast in short-lived TV ...

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‘Source Code’ / ‘Miracle Mile’

Miracle Mile

This week sees the release of Moon director Duncan Jones’s sophomore feature, the Montreal-shot sci-fi thriller Source Code, starring Jake Gyllenhaal. Rick, Derek and Simon are on hand to review it in both spoiler-free and spoiler-ful format. Also, somewhat belatedly, we’ll finally get to talk about Miracle Mile, the cataclysmic ...

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8 Easter Eggs Hidden in ‘Source Code’

Recently on Sound On Sight radio, Simon, Derek and I had a heated arguement about Duncan Jones’ Source Code, with Simon actually defending a film for once. If you’ve seen the film or haven’t, I highly recommend taking a listen, but in the meantime you might also be interested in ...

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‘Source Code’ – seen it all done before

Source Code Directed by Duncan Jones Written by Ben Ripley 2011, United States Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhall, Donnie Darko, Brokeback Mountain) wakes up strapped to a chair. He has no memory of who he is, where he is or who the uniformed woman on the nearby screen is. As his ...

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‘Source Code’ is swift, bold sci-fi

Source Code Directed by Duncan Jones Written by Ben Ripley USA/France, 2011 Splitting the difference between big-ticket pyrotechnics and the burgeoning auteurist touches of director Duncan Jones (Moon), Source Code combines high-concept ambition with appealingly pared-down execution and crackerjack pacing. Its ideas are pilfered equally from a number of speculative-fiction ...

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Mondo SXSW Posters on sale tomorrow: Hobo with a Shotgun, The FP, Source Code, Moon, Hesher, and Paul

Over the past month we have featured some incredible posters from the artists over at Mondo, which were created specifically for SXSW 2011. Starting at a random time tomorrow, Mondo will be selling their SXSW posters for Hobo with a Shotgun, The FP, Source Code, Moon, Hesher, and Paul. Below ...

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Infographic: What is the Source Code?

Here is another great infographic for Duncan Jones‘ upcoming sci-fi action film Source Code. The infographic helps to illustrates the main character’s mission. Here is the plot summary which might help you all understand. Captain Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhaal) wakes with a jolt to find himself on a commuter train ...

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SXSW 2011: First Five Minutes of ‘Source Code’ plus Video Highlights from the Fesival

Director Duncan Jones (Moon) is back with his sophomore film, Source Code. The mind-bending sci-fi thriller just made its premiere at SXSW and our Austin correspondent Emmet wraps up his review by simply saying,”Ultimately, the film is a damn fine action movie. Everything else aside, it’s a thrill.” I prefer ...

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SXSW 2011: ‘Source Code’ is if anything, a damn fine action movie

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Source Code Directed by Duncan Jones Written by Ben Ripley 2011, USA Director Duncan Jones first made waves back in 1971 when he was fathered by glam god and the man who fell to earth, David Bowie. His next big move, the 2009 film Moon, established Jones as an artist ...

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