Danny Boyle’s Trance coming to home video in July

Fox Searchlight’s Trance comes to Blu-ray and DVD on July 23rd and to DigitalHD on July 2nd, 2013. From Academy Award-Winning director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire) comes Trance. After a blow to the head during his attempted robbery of a $27 million Goya painting, Simon (James McAvoy, X-Men: First Class), a fine-art auctioneer, awakens to …

Atonement director eyes assassin thriller Hanna

Atonement director Joe Wright is in discussions with Focus Features to helm the action-adventure thriller Hanna, with Marty Adelstein (Black Christmas, Made of Honor) and Scott Nemes (My Baby’s Daddy) as producers, according to HeatVisionBlog. Hanna has been receiving a great deal of attention since being set up at Focus in 2007, with Danny Boyle …

Boyle circling new Slumdog Millionaire tale?

According to the U.K.’s Daily Telegraph, Danny Boyle has purchased the rights to another book about Mumbai and its culture, titled Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found. This is according to a statement by Simon Beaufoy, who won an Oscar for his Slumdog Millionaire screenplay.

Slumdog Millionaire Blu-ray review

Slumdog Millionaire is loosely based on the fictional novel Q and A by Vikas Swarup, which tracks the life of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who never received a formal education. After losing his mother to fanatical religious violence, Jamal (played as a teen by Dev Patel) and his …

Slumdog tops Oscars

Slumdog Millionaire, the indie film dedicated to the spirit of hope and survival, was named best picture at the 81st Annual Academy Awards. The film that fought its way to worldwide recognition nabbed an incredible eight statues, including best director honors for Danny Boyle. Below is the complete list of nominees for the 81st Annual …

Danny Boyle’s Sunshine Trailer Intro

Sunshine is Danny Boyle’s (28 Days Later, Millions, Trainspotting) newest thriller, set 50 years into the future. The Sun begins to die, and Earth is decaying as a result. A team of astronauts are sent to revive the Sun, but the mission fails. Seven years later, a second team is sent to complete the failed mission as Earth’s …