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Though we've had two official photos from the set of Transformers: Age of Extinction, they haven't been photos from the actual film. The most recent shot featured director Michael Bay behind the camera while debris exploded around him and the crew, and the first featured Bay looking like Peter Pan as cast members Mark Wahlberg and Jack Reynor looked on, waiting to shoot a scene. Now we have the first photo from the film itself with Wahlberg and Reynor featured, and this time they're joined by female lead Nicola Peltz, who looks almost unrecognizable as she's grown up since The Last Airbender in 2010. Look!
Starting with the darker side of things on this Disney musical? Shooting only recently began in the UK on Rob Marshall's new movie for Disney titled Into the Woods, based on the Broadway musical by Stephen Sondheim & James Lapine. This has a very eccentric and funky cast playing all kinds of fairy tale roles, but out of all of them to get a first look before any of the others, we have Meryl Streep. And she plays "The Witch", not labeled as "evil" but she certainly has that look. EW.com unveiled the first look at Streep in Into the Woods, and will likely have more photos of the rest of the cast soon enough. Until then, take a gander.
Following the teaser poster for Transformers: Age of Extinction, we have another photo from the set of the blockbuster sequel. The first official photo showed cast members Mark Wahlberg and Jack Reynor on set with director Michael Bay, and now it's the filmmaker behind such hits as Armageddon and Bad Boys who takes center stage. A new photo posted on the director's official Twitter feed looks like it was generated for a photoshoot in a magazine, but it's actually just a stellar photo from the set as Bay is behind the camera, shooting some sort of epic destruction. Looks like he's having a blat on his final Transformers film. Look!
Fans of Dumb & Dumber have already been given a great treat with photos from Jeff Daniels and Jim Carrey featuring themselves in full wardrobe, reprising their roles as Harry Dunne and Lloyd Christmas in Dumb & Dumber To. The comedy sequel takes place 20 years after the events of the original 1994 film, and by the time it hits the big screen next year, that's how much time will have passed. But it turns out Carrey and Daniels aren't the only characters returning. The Farrelly Brothers just posted a photo through their Twitter account showing a grown up Billy from 4C, the blind kid who bought Harry's headless parakeet.
Just recently, we featured a photo straight from Jim Carrey, giving us a close-up look at his infamous chipped tooth belonging to his dimwitted character Lloyd Christmas from the 1994 comedy Dumb & Dumber. Fans have been waiting awhile to see if the comedy sequel, Dumb & Dumber To, would get off the ground, and now we have evidence that Lloyd is back with Harry Dunne (Jeff Daniels). By way of Twitter, Carrey just posted a picture from the set of the film featuring himself and Daniels in full wardrobe as Harry and Lloyd, and they're wearing pretty much the same thing they did at the end of the first film.
Production on Walt Disney Pictures first live-action adaptation of the fairytale Cinderella is now in production across the pond in London, and a first look photos has come along with the press release announcing principal photography. The photo features Lily James in the title role as she rides a horse across an open field. Director Kenneth Branagh (Thor) says, "With Lily James we have found our perfect Cinderella. She combines knockout beauty with intelligence, wit, fun and physical grace." He also adds, "Her Prince is being played by Richard Madden, a young actor with incredible power and charisma." Look!
Awesome! With shooting just about to start on David Ayer's new WWII tank movie Fury, the director has debuted a first look at the cast (and their tank) in a photo on Twitter. The shot shows the entire impressive cast, which includes Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Pena and Jon Bernthal. It's obviously more of a promo shot, but there's still a gritty feel to it. I don't even know much about the story yet, but I'm very excited for a WWII movie set around one tank boasting this kind of fantastic cast. Sony is excited too, because it has a November 2014 release set. I hope we see more photos once they start shooting.
After seeing Zac Efron acting like a douchebag in the R-rated comedy Neighbors, now he's venturing into romantic comedy territory. But the good news is That Awkward Moment (formerly known as Are We Officially Dating?) also features rising stars Michael B. Jordan (Chronicle, Fruitvale Station) and Miles Teller (The Spectacular Now, 21 & Over) in the story of three friends in Manhattan who make a pact to stay single just as each of them is falling in love. Sounds generic, but this is an R-rated romantic comedy written by Tom Gormican (he's also directing) that made the Black List. And now we have a first look photo below!
Though we've heard production of Fast & Furious 7 will head back to Los Angeles, where part of the film's plot is supposed to unfold, right now the production is down in hot and humid Georgia for some scenes. And thanks to ever helpful and revealing Facebook page of franchise star Vin Diesel, we now have a first look photo from the film. As you might guess, the photo features Diesel, looking off camera, looking relatively intimidating, and we're not sure what he's looking at. Paul Walker stands in the background with some healing wounds on his face as well. No story details yet, so we're not sure what's going on in this scene.
He's got a need, a need for speed. Disney has officially released the first two "first look" photos from Scott Waugh's Need for Speed, adapting the popular racing video game into another adrenaline-fueled action movie. Considering we've only posted the early featurette for this, it's worth sharing these two images as well. Following in the footsteps of the Fast & Furious franchise, Disney is getting their hands in the racing movie game. Up-and-comer Aaron Paul (of "Breaking Bad") stars in Need for Speed, along with Dominic Cooper, Kid Cudi and Dakota Johnson, all of whom can be seen in these rather stale early promo shots.
Just last month, the first official photo from the boxing comedy Grudge Match debuted showing opponents Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro getting bothered by fight promoter Kevin Hart. Now a new photo shows Stallone and De Niro as "Razor" and "The Kid" just before entering the ring for a grudge match 50 years after the bitter rivals fought for the title. Director Peter Segal says Stallone was a little scared about poking fun at his iconic boxing persona "Sly had never really winked at his iconic character. And he was nervous. But once he got into it, he lost all the nervousness." Hopefully it will be worth it. Look!
This has been a wild year for James Franco. He's premiered films that he directed himself at Sundance, Cannes and Venice, not to mention starring in four other movies, and he just got roasted on Comedy Central by comedians and friends like Seth Rogen, Bill Hader and Jonah Hill. Now he's teaming up with action star Jason Statham for a new thriller called Homefront, and we have some first look photos. The script comes from Sylvester Stallone and follows a DEA agent who moves to a small-town, finished with his life fighting lawbreakers. But of course, he gets involved with taking down yet another crime outfit. Look now!
With production of Dumb & Dumber T0, the sequel to the 1994 modern comedy classic starring Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels, beginning later this year, fans are getting excited to see Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne and all their brainless antics 20 years later. Just recently, Kathleen Turner (The Virgin Suicides, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?) joined the cast in an unknown role, but otherwise Carrey and Daniels are the only other cast members revealed. As a bit of a tease, Carrey revealed part of his transformation back into the dimwitted former limo driver, which is a real part of the actor's traits and not make-up. Look now!
Just after learning that Mad Max: Fury Road had some reshoots to complete this November, we finally have a real first look photo from the film. The photo itself actually leaked last year by way of a picture of the same photo that was signed by Tom Hardy and Warner Bros. confirmed it was a real image from the set. We never posted because the quality was so low, but now a much higher resolution version of the picture has surfaced online via AICN showing a rugged Hardy in the middle of a desert, complete with a motorcycle. We're probably a long ways off from a trailer, but this should give fans a small taste of what's to come.