Werner Herzog

Nicole Kidman Humps a Camel in New Queen of Desert Trailer (watch!)

Nicole Kidman takes on the sweeping desert atop a camel in a new trailer for “Queen of the Desert” the Werner Herzog film that recounts the life of Gertrude Bell. The movie is big on sweep and Kidman, who plays the legendary explorer and diplomat. Twilight heartthrob Robert Pattinson also makes a couple of cameo appearances in the new clip. James Franco and Damien Lewis also star. ...

Nicole Kidman Blasts Hollywood as Jennifer Lawrence Scores Big Payday

Nicole Kidman has add her voice to claims that women suffer from gender bias in Hollywood on the same day that word leak about Jennifer Lawrence’s huge payday. The actress will make $20 million to star in a new movie with actor Chris Pratt, who will make $8 million less. Pratt will make $12 million to play the lead in “Passengers,” a science-fiction movie described as “Gravity,” with a love story. Meryl Streep, Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart among other actresses have voiced similar concerns....

Robert Pattinson’s ‘Queen of Desert’ Pounds Sand at Berlin Film Fest

Robert Pattinson’s latest outing in Werner Herzog’s “Queen of the Desert,” with Nicole Kidman and James Franco, has left critics parched at the Berlin Film Festival. Has RPatz bombed, again? Since the “Twilight” franchise made him an international star three years ago, Pattinson has focused his career on a string of indie flicks. He’s starred in a string of films such as “Cosmopolis,” “Water for Elephants,” “Bel Ami,” “The Rover,” “Maps of he Stars” and now “Queen of the Desert.”...

Robert Pattinson, The Actor, Hates Robert Pattinson, The Celebrity

Robert Pattinson comes off as slightly schizophrenic and a little paranoid in a new interview with the Sunday Times of London and who can blame him? Even he can’t stand himself, at least, the celebrity side of his life adored by so many “Twilight” fans. The vampire saga that made him a household name ended nearly five years ago, but he still can’t escape the character, or the fame. He really only desires one thing: credibility as an actor, the one thing “Twilight” couldn’t give him....

Robert Pattinson’s Queen of the Desert Film Update; On, Again!

Robert Pattinson’s upcoming movie “Queen of the Desert” is back on again and will begin filming in September, despite an earlier report that filming likely would be pushed into next year because of scheduling problems for leading lady Naomi Watts. Pattinson, Watts and Jude Law were slated to star in the Werner Herzog-directed film....
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Robert Pattinson Finally Reveals His Inspiration for Edward Cullen

Robert Pattinson spent four years as vampire Edward Cullen in the “Twilight” saga, and in keeping with the book, redefined the way vampires are viewed and played in films. But before “Twilight” he didn’t have a clue about vampires. So where did he turn for inspiration? Would you believe a 1979 West German vampire horror film written and directed by Werner Herzog? It starred Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani and Bruno Ganz....
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