Warner Bros. Titles “Joker,” “Richard Jewell,” “Just Mercy” Dominate the 2020 Awards Season

MANILA, January 15, 2020 — With Monday’s announcement of the Oscar nominations, Hollywood’s 2020 awards season is gearing to its crowning conclusion. And throughout the highly competitive process, Warner Bros.’ trifecta of awards-worthy films has always been part of the conversation: “Joker, “Richard Jewell” and “Just Mercy.” “Joker” Beloved by fans and admired by cineastes, “Joker” …

Son’s Persection Becomes a Mother’s Ordeal in “Richard Jewell”

Clint Eastwood’s suspense drama “Richard Jewell” serves to finally reveal one man’s truth, one man who, after 88 agonizing days—not one spent in jail—understands what it is to be guilty until proven innocent. One of the filmmakers’ driving forces in bringing Richard Jewell’s story to the screen was that his mother, Bobi Jewell—who went through …

Sam Rockwell, a Street-Smart Crusading Lawyer in “Richard Jewell”

Academy Award winner Sam Rockwell (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) plays the crusading lawyer who defends a wrongly accused man, in Warner Bros. Pictures’ suspenseful real-life drama, “Richard Jewell” (in Philippine cinemas January 15). Watch the film’s trailer  The world is first introduced to Richard Jewell as the security guard who reports finding the device …

Paul Walter Hauser Plays Real-Life Wronged Man “Richard Jewell”

The world is first introduced to Richard Jewell as the security guard who reports finding the device at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics bombing—his quick thinking making him a hero whose swift actions save countless lives. But within days, the law enforcement wannabe will become the FBI’s number one suspect, vilified in the court of public opinion, …

Clint Eastwood Directs the Cautionary Tale of “Richard Jewell”

On July 27, 1996, in the middle of the Atlanta Olympics, security guard Richard Jewell discovers a suspicious backpack, hidden under a bench, that is soon found to contain an incendiary device. With little time to spare, he helps evacuate the area, saving many lives and minimizing potential injuries. He is hailed a hero. But just three days …

Kathy Bates Wins Acting Honors for “Richard Jewell”

Legendary actress Kathy Bates (Misery, Dolores Claiborne) has been getting rave notices for her performance as the mother of real-life hero security guard-turned bombing suspect in Clint Eastwood’s “Richard Jewell.” See a glimpse of Bates’ performance that critics are calling “a gutting centerpiece” in the clip below. After winning the Best Supporting Actress prize from …

Awards Contender “Richard Jewell” Shares Poster

The brand new poster for Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Richard Jewell” has just been released. Directed by Clint Eastwood and based on the true story of the 1996 Atlanta bombing, the film tells what happens when what is reported as fact obscures the truth. Check out the poster below and watch “Richard Jewell” in Philippine cinemas …

Hero Becomes Suspect in the Official “Richard Jewell” Trailer

Warner Bros. Pictures has just released the official trailer of “Richard Jewell,” directed by Clint Eastwood and based on true events.   The film tells the story of what happens when what is reported as fact obscures the truth.   Check out the trailer below and watch “Richard Jewell” in Philippine cinemas January 15, 2020.   “There …