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Guy Pearce on Playing Villains: “The key is to find something they believe in and just run with it”

"It’s difficult to keep an audience engaged unless they see some vulnerability or some weakness." - Guy Pearce

Movie Review: ‘Results’ Starring Guy Pearce, Cobie Smulders and Kevin Corrigan

Kevin Corrigan is the kind of actor where, when you’re watching him, wonder, “Why isn’t he in everything?” He’s got a natural way about him that is so realistic.

SXSW Interview: Actress Constance Zimmer and Writer/Director Andrew Bujalski Get ‘Results’

I always feel like I’m always a fight for everybody. Like, “Constance Zimmer? Constance Zimmer. Doesn’t she always play those bitchy women?” – Constance Zimmer   Constance Zimmer stars alongside Guy Pearce, Cobie Smulders and Kevin Corrigan in Results, writer/director Andrew Bujalski‘s film about two personal trainers whose lives are altered when a newly divorced and wealthy clients joins their gym. The film, which premiered at SXSW, also stars Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Michael Hall and Brooklyn Decker and as Zimmer told me, “I can’t even believe I’m listed with the names that are in the movie.” Zimmer (House of Cards) ... Read more

Even After ‘Iron Man 3’ and ‘Memento’, Guy Pearce Still Finds Himself Auditioning For Roles

Guy Pearce has had an extraordinary career with movies like Priscilla, Queen of the Desert to his breakout role in LA Confidential. Even though he’s a strong leading man on-screen, getting into acting was a way for him to survive. The English-born Australian actor lost his dad at the age of eight and his mother turned most of her attention to his older sister who had Down’s Syndrome. Pearce described what acting did for his life, “On some level, acting was a survival thing, I suppose. I never made the connection at the time, certainly, but this ability to go on ... Read more

Trailer: ‘The Rover’ starring Guy Pearce & Robert Pattinson

Story: The Rover, David Michod‘s highly anticipated follow-up to ANIMAL KINGDOM, is set in a world 10 years following the collapse of society. The rule of the law has disintegrated and life is cheap. The film follows hardened loner Eric (Guy Pearce) as he travels the desolate towns and roads of the outback. When a gang of thieves steals his car they leave behind a wounded Rey (Robert Pattinson) in their wake. Forcing Rey to help track the gang, Eric will go to any lengths to take back the one thing that still matters to him. Michod also wrote the film based on ... Read more

Chris Evans on Why Acclaimed Actors are Doing Marvel Movies: “We don’t just love good performances. We love good movies. And Marvel has the Midas touch”

The upcoming Captain America: The Winter Soldier seems to have even more buzz than usual surrounding it, which says a lot considering few movies generate as much buzz these days as a Marvel movie. While audiences definitely gave Captain America: The First Avenger high marks, it seemed like star Chris Evans did not fully grow into his patriotic character until The Avengers. Because of that, many are expecting Evans and the rest of The Winter Soldier cast, including Robert Redford, to deliver a home run superhero movie. In an interview with Moviefone, Evans speaks about his initial reservations about taking ... Read more

Guy Pearce on ‘Prometheus’, Acting in Prosthetics and Choosing His Roles

Actor Guy Pearce is gearing up for the release of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, the much talked about sci-fi movie of the summer.

Guy Pearce on Why He Feels Supporting Roles are More Difficult than Lead Roles

English-Australian actor Guy Pearce will likely always be most remembered for his starring role in Christopher Nolan's breakthrough film Memento, but Pearce has appeared in a variety of roles -- both big and small -- in a number of acclaimed films.

Watch: The First 5 Minutes of ‘Lockout’ Starring Guy Pearce and Maggie Grace

Here's the first 5 minutes of Lockout starring Guy Pearce a falsely convicted ex- government agent whose one chance at gaining freedom lies in the dangerous mission of rescuing the President's daughter (Maggie Grace) from rioting convicts at an outer space maximum security prison.

Guy Pearce candidly reflects on his career in Hollywood

"When I say to people, oh, I’m terrible in that movie, they say, oh, you wouldn’t be able to tell, and I go, well, I can tell you that I was good in “LA Confidential” and “Memento,” but I was crap in such and such, whatever. I just think, let’s not waste time, let’s just say how it is."