Thursday, May 26, 2022

Tag: Willem Dafoe

Northman, The (2022)

Title: The Northman
Rating: R
Directed by: Robert Eggers
Written by: Sjón and Robert Eggers
Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Björk, and Willem Dafoe
Release Date: 4/22/2022
Running Time: 136 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

Young Prince Amleth is on the cusp of becoming a man when his father is brutally murdered by his uncle, who kidnaps the boy’s mother. Fleeing his island kingdom by boat, the child vows revenge. Two decades later, Amleth is a Viking berserker raiding Slavic villages, where a seeress reminds him of his vow: avenge his father, save his mother, kill his uncle. Traveling on a slave ship to Iceland, Amleth infiltrates his uncle’s farm with the help of Olga, an enslaved Slavic woman — and sets out to honor his vow.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Tony for this submission


Nightmare Alley (2021)*

Title: Nightmare Alley
Rating: R
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Written by: Guillermo del Toro and Kim Morgan
Based on the novel by: William Lindsay Gresham
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Toni Collette, Willem Dafoe, Richard Jenkins, Rooney Mara, Ron Perlman, Mary Steenburgen, and David Strathairn
Release Date: 12/17/2021
Running Time: 150 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

When charismatic but down-on-his-luck Stanton Carlisle (Bradley Cooper) endears himself to clairvoyant Zeena (Toni Collette) and her has-been mentalist husband Pete (David Strathairn) at a traveling carnival, he crafts a golden ticket to success, using this newly acquired knowledge to grift the wealthy elite of 1940s New York society. With the virtuous Molly (Rooney Mara) loyally by his side, Stanton plots to con a dangerous tycoon (Richard Jenkins) with the aid of a mysterious psychiatrist (Cate Blanchett) who might be his most formidable opponent yet.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Special thanks to Alex for this submission


Card Counter, The (2021)

Title: The Card Counter
Rating: R
Directed by: Paul Schrader
Written by: Paul Schrader
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan, and Willem Dafoe
Release Date: 9/10/2021
Running Time: 109 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

The story of an ex-military interrogator turned gambler haunted by the ghosts of his past decisions.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: The final scene of William and La Linda pressing their fingers against the glass plays throughout the credits.


Siberia (2019)

Title: Siberia
Rating: R
Directed by: Abel Ferrara
Written by: Abel Ferrara and Christ Zois
Starring: Willem Dafoe, Dounia Sichov, Simon McBurney, Cristina Chiriac, and Daniel Giménez Cacho
Release Date: 6/18/2021
Running Time: 92 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

Clint tends bar at a snowbound roadhouse whose patrons speak a language he doesn’t understand, and things may not be what they seem.

Desperate for answers, he drives a sled team to a nearby cave, but finds no peace. Are the spirits that confront him mere figments of his imagination—or will they slowly tear his body and soul to pieces?


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No


Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)

Title: Zack Snyder’s Justice League
Rating: R
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Written by: Chris Terrio, Zack Snyder, and Will Beall
Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K. Simmons, Willem Dafoe, Jesse Eisenberg, Ryan Zheng, Amber Heard, and Jared Leto
Release Date: 3/18/2021
Running Time: 242 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

Determined to ensure Superman’s (Henry Cavill) ultimate sacrifice was not in vain, Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) aligns forces with Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) with plans to recruit a team of metahumans to protect the world from an approaching threat of catastrophic proportions. The task proves more difficult than Bruce imagined, as each of the recruits must face the demons of their own pasts to transcend that which has held them back, allowing them to come together, finally forming an unprecedented league of heroes. Now united, Batman (Affleck), Wonder Woman (Gadot), Aquaman (Jason Momoa), Cyborg (Ray Fisher) and The Flash (Ezra Miller) may be too late to save the planet from Steppenwolf, DeSaad and Darkseid and their dreadful intentions.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Dedication: For Autumn


Togo (2019)

Title: Togo
Rating: PG
Directed by: Ericson Core
Written by: Tom Flynn
Starring: Willem Dafoe, Julianne Nicholson, and Christopher Heyerdahl
Release Date: 12/20/2019
Running Time: 113 minutes

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What did you think of this film?

The untold true story set in the winter of 1925 of champion dogsled trainer Leonhard Seppala and his lead sled dog, Togo. Together, they embark on an exhilarating and uplifting adventure across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra to help transport an antitoxin serum to a small town, and it is a journey that will test his strength, courage and determination.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Dedication: For Shalako

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

Title: Motherless Brooklyn
Rating: R
Directed by: Edward Norton
Written by: Edward Norton
Based on the novel by: Jonathan Lethem
Starring: Edward Norton, Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, and Willem Dafoe
Release Date: 11/1/2019
Running Time: 144 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?
Set against the backdrop of 1950s New York, Motherless Brooklyn follows Lionel Essrog, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette’s Syndrome, as he ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Ronald, Parker, Hussain, Bryant, Curtis, Gabe, Ray, and Frank for this submission


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Lighthouse, The (2019)

Title: The Lighthouse
Rating: R
Directed by: Robert Eggers
Written by: Max Eggers and Robert Eggers
Starring: Willem Dafoe, Robert Pattinson, and Valeriia Karaman
Release Date: 10/18/2019
Running Time: 109 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?
The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: There is a director note near the end of the credits stating: “The dialogue was inspired and drawn from various period sources from Herman Melville to real life lightkeepers’ journals, and especially, the work of Sarah Orne Jewett.”

Special thanks to Gabe and Matt for this submission


At Eternity’s Gate (2018)*

Title: At Eternity’s Gate
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Julian Schnabel
Written by: Jean-Claude Carrière, Julian Schnabel, and Louise Kugelberg
Starring: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, and Oscar Isaac
Release Date: 3/29/2019
Running Time: 111 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
A journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world’s most beloved and stunning works of art. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh’s (Willem Dafoe) letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts, hearsay, and moments that are just plain invented.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Aquaman (2018)*

Title: Aquaman
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: James Wan
Written by: David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick and Will Beall
Starring: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nicole Kidman, Ludi Lin, and Temuera Morrison
Release Date: 12/21/2018
Running Time: 143 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
The origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry that takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be…a king.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Special thanks to Ivan and Ray for this submission


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