This week in foreign film news sees the cast of a childhood classic reunite, Iron Man dissing his own movie and ScarJo getting justice, FBI style.
Hit the jump for the best bite-sized foreign film news and trailers!
Die Hard 5 gets a title: A Good Day to Die Hard. Science Journals applaud title, say dying hard is best done on a good day, rather than on birthdays, holidays or moments after dinner. [filmschoolrejects]
Don Johnson joins Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained as a racist vigilante. ‘Of Course! What else would he be?’ longtime Tarantino fan asks rhetorically. [aintitcool]
Javier Bardem cast as new Bond Bad Guy because you can’t spell Bardem without bad. [slash]
Princess Bride cast reunites for the first time in 25 years. Collective ‘D’awwwwwww’ heard in a majority of the northern hemisphere. [EW]
Man who leaked Scarlett Johansson nude pics onto the internet faces lengthy jail sentence. Undersexed Adolescent boys reported to ‘pour one for their homie’ as news broke. [A.V. Club]
Robert Downey Jr., real-life Iron Man, admits that Iron Man 2 was pretty bad. Press too charmed by Downey to care. [io9]
FOREIGN FILM TRAILERS
Act of Valor
A movie about Navy SEALS going on a covert mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA agent, starring actual Navy SEALS. Directed by Mike McCoy and Scott Waugh.
A group of survivors attempt to survive after a New York City is destroyed by an apocalyptic event. Starring Michael Biehn, Milo Ventimiglia and Lauren German. Directed by Xavier Gens.
Nick Fury (Sam Jackson) assembles a group of earth’s mightiest heroes: Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) to combat a threat unlike anything the earth has ever seen. Directed by Joss Whedon.