David Ayer

Suicide Squad a Critical Flop, But Here's What Critics Who Like It Say 2

Suicide Squad a Critical Flop, But Here’s What Critics Who Like It Say

“Suicide Squad,” one of the most highly anticipated movies of the summer blockbuster season, has been thoroughly trashed by most, but not all critics. Some actually liked the movie, So here’s what they have to say. It’s all-star cast includes Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margo Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Scott Eastwood and UK model Cara Delevingne....
Brad Pitt's Fury: 10 Ways It Ignores History Like Most Hollywood Movies 6

Brad Pitt’s Fury: 10 Ways It Ignores History Like Most Hollywood Movies

Brad Pitt’s World War II movie is getting high praise for realism, but it ignores history like most other Hollywood movies. While it’s gritty enough, here are 10 ways it plays fast and loose with facts about the war. The film rumbled into theaters this weekend and blew away the competition, earning $23.5 million to claim the No. 1 spot at the box office. World War II historians, tank warfare experts and World War II veterans would likely agree the movie is more fanciful than fact. Here are 10 ways it plays fast and loose with the fact, making the movie more like a comic book story....
Live From New York... Brad Pitt! Star Surprises Fury Screening Fans (see!) 8

Live From New York… Brad Pitt! Star Surprises Fury Screening Fans (see!)

Brad Pitt made a surprise appearance last night (Oct. 14) in New York City at a screening of his new World War II film “Fury.” Co-stars Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Jon Bernthal and Michael Peña also tagged along. “Fury is an epic that brings war down to a personal level. It’s told through the lives of a tank crew in the final days of the conflict. The film, written and directed by David Ayer, strives for accuracy and realism, although the plot is pretty improbable....
Brad Pitt Goes to Hell and Back in New 'Fury' Featurette (watch!) 10

Brad Pitt Goes to Hell and Back in New ‘Fury’ Featurette (watch!)

Brad Pitt is a war-weary World War II tank commander with Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Peña and Jon Bernthal as his crew in a new featurette for his movie “Fury.” Although the film will have the sweep of a major war movie, it’s actually a character study of five men who share extraordinary hardships on the battlefield. The sneak peek of a behind-the-scenes look at filming was released yesterday (June 10) at the E3 convention in Los Angeles. (Look for a tie-in video game.) It contains the first footage from the movie. ...