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Willem Dafoe on Choosing Projects and Why He Doesn’t Do Television

Dafoe spoke about why he seeks out unique projects... and why that doesn't include television work

Movie Review: ‘The Great Wall’ Starring Matt Damon

Monsters! Thousands of ‘em! You can't go wrong!

Watch the Trailer for ‘A Most Wanted Man’ Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

A Most Wanted Man is based on master story-teller John le Carré’s worldwide bestselling book. Anton Corbijn (The American) directs this modern day thriller with Academy Award-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright and two-time Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe toplining an ensemble cast. Synopsis: Hamburg, Germany: 2012. A mysterious, tortured and near-dead half-Chechen, half-Russian man on the run (Grigoriy Dobrygin) arrives in the city’s Islamic community desperate for help and looking to recover his late Russian father’s ill-gotten fortune. Nothing about this young man seems to add up; is he a victim or a thief or, worse still, ... Read more

SXSW Review: ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’

I hope Anderson adds Fiennes to his growing list of actors who he works with because this collaboration is well worth seeing again and again.

Willem Dafoe on Acting: “I don’t interpret, I do”

Willem Dafoe remains one of those actors who is as versatile as he is prolific -- he regularly appears in about 3 movies per year, ranging from expensive studio projects like Spider-Man and John Carter to independent films like this year's 4:44 Last Day on Earth and The Hunter.

Willem Dafoe on his Prolific Film Career: “I didn’t follow a prescribed path”

Dafoe admits that he can't believe the success he's enjoyed over the last two decades.

Willem Dafoe on Becoming a Nine-Foot-Tall, Four-Armed Martian for ‘John Carter’

You can look for Willem Dafoe in Disney's sci-fi action/adventure film John Carter, but you'll only hear his distinctive voice coming out of the mouth of Tar Tarkas, the nine-foot-tall, four-armed green Martian who leads his people, the Tharks.

Willem Dafoe on His Love of New York and the Importance of Acting on Stage

With his next film, 4:44 Last Day on Earth making its United States debut at the New York Film Festival, Dafoe has a lot to say about the city that he calls half-home (he lives the part of the year in Italy).

Trailer: “John Carter” starring Taylor Kitsch, Mark Strong, Bryan Cranston, Thomas Hayden Church, Willem Dafoe

Director: Andrew Stanton Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Mark Strong, Ciaran Hinds, Dominic West, James Purefoy, Daryl Sabara, Polly Walker, Bryan Cranston, Thomas Hayden Church, Willem Dafoe