08-29-08: RockNRolla News and Updates

RockNRolla screenings have been added to the Toronto International Film Festival schedule.  Additional dates include Friday, September 5 at 11:45am (Ryerson) and Saturday, September 13 at 2:45pm (Ryerson).  For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the official TIFF website.

The official US RockNRolla website has been updated with downloads and production notes.  For more on the production, click here (caution spoilers!).

UK TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS FOR ROCKNROLLA

Gerard and Guy Ritchie are scheduled to appear on BBC Breakfast on Monday, September 1.  For more information, visit the BBC Breakfast website.  Thanks to scifi for the news!

Channel 4 will feature the RockNRolla: Movie Special on Friday, September 5 from 12:20am – 12:55am.  Alex Zane presents from the world premiere of Guy Ritchie’s new gangster thriller. There’s chat with the director himself and his cast, including Gerard Butler, Thandie Newton, Mark Strong and Gemma Arterton.  Thanks to Anita!

Check out some pics from the Wednesday evening screening of RockNRolla at London’s SeOne Club.  Find more on MySpace.  Thanks to Jo for the heads up on the pics!

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN


The Greater Philadelphia Film Office announced that Law Abiding Citizen will film in and around Philadelphia in starting October 2008.  Location will include Holmesburg Prison and Philadelphia City Hall.  A friendly reminder that we do not encourage road trips to the set by fans.  Please keep in mind that the cast and crew are working with tight schedules.  Read more…

GALLERY ADDITIONS


Thanks to Lorna, Chrissie and Anita for the new additions to the gallery!

08-25-08: Watch the RockNRolla Opening Credits!

Click the image above to view the opening credits!

Click the image above to view the opening credits!

Prologue Films‘ Danny Yount created the main titles for RockNRolla and the sequence is now available online.

08-22-08: Gerry in Screen (Japan) and More RockNRolla

Thank you Jade-eyes for sharing these great scans from a special issue of Screen (Japan)!   Vist the gallery for more!

More Trailer #2 and TV Spot screen caps from RockNRolla have been added to the gallery.   Thanks to Gieselle.

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CORRECTION


Please make note that because RockNRolla’s North American premiere is being screened on September 4, we have been advised by TIFF that it is NOT part of the VISA Screening Room passes (as we previously thought based on their website) and will be sold by single ticket purchases only.  General public tickets will start selling at 10am on Saturday, August 22.  For more information visit the TIFF website at www.tiff08.ca.

GAME

We are learning more about Game from Chris Bridges and Milo Ventimiglia.  Click their names to see what each had to say about the film due out next summer!

2009 GLOBAL CHARITY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
The convention cities poll has closed and the top five US cities voted by fans to host a simultaneous convention the weekend of October 24-25, 2009 (along with the cities of Glasgow and Tokyo) are: New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle and Kansas City.

We will be contacting the volunteers in these cities over the next week or so to go over requirements for proposals to complete the next step in the process of organizing an event in these cities.  We are hoping to have these complete by October 1 in order to open up registration for all locations.  Keep checking back to GB.net for all the latest news and details!

08-19-08: RockNRolla North American Premiere at TIFF Scheduled

RockNRolla’s North American premiere is scheduled for Thursday, September 4 at the Toronto International Film Festival. The screening will take place at the Elgin Theatre at 9:00pm.

Please be advised that because RockNRolla is being screened on September 4, we have been advised that it is NOT part of the VISA Screening Room passes and will be sold by single ticket purchases only.  General public tickets will start selling at 10am on Saturday, August 23.   For more information visit the TIFF website at www.tiff08.ca.

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