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Exclusive Blackhat Actor Interviews & Featurettes

Enjoy these excellent interviews with the main stars of Blackhat, as well as with a rather shattered looking Michael Mann. Who can blame him? His pre and post production of this movie has been on a huge scale, as has the marketing. Since the excitement and buzz from the US Premier, Blackhat marketing has been in overdrive […]

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Michael Mann Blackhat Featurette

It’s very unusual for Michael Mann to release a featurette prior to a film’s release, and Blackhat has probably had the most pre-marketing of any film I can remember of his, including the highly anticipated Miami Vice some years ago. With little film competition out there, I anticipate it doing really well. The ladies will […]

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Michael Mann Blackhat Trailer 2

Blackhat Trailer #2 – The knickerbocker glory of all Mann films

*UPDATE: Now on YouTube Michael Mann’s Blackhat trailer #2 is now out for a premier playing, exclusively on Yahoo Movies . You can catch it today on this link, together with a short but insightful q&a with Chris Hemsworth: https://www.yahoo.com/movies/watch-blackhat-trailer-chris-hemsworth-104859566387.html This trailer is a vast improvement on the original, emphasising the enormous energy and rush (no Hemsworth […]

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The Baddie of Blackhat?

Several actors on IMDB’s cast listing under Michael Mann’s Blackhat don’t have a character name assigned to them. One is Yorick Van Wageningen, a dutch actor known for his roles in The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo, The Chronicles of Riddick and The New World. He has a brooding character that is effectively manipulated into malice – perfect for his role as the […]

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Dante Spinotti interview about filming Manhunter

A fascinating and recent interview with Dante Spinotti, famed for his cinematography and collaboration with Michael Mann. This interview, just 10 minutes long, gives some extremely important insights into how the two men worked closely together to produce not just a stylised look associated with Mann, but a web of visual structure and clues that are forensically […]

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