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Kevin Costner praises Chris Pine

Kevin Costner praises Chris Pine

Jan 24 2014, 10:08am CST | by

Kevin Costner says Chris Pine ''understands'' the responsibility of being the male lead in 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'. The 59-year-old actor was complementary of his co-star - who took over the...

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Kevin Costner praises Chris Pine

Jan 24 2014, 10:08am CST | by

Kevin Costner says Chris Pine ''understands'' the responsibility of being the male lead in 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'.

The 59-year-old actor was complementary of his co-star - who took over the role of Jack Ryan from previous franchise stars Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck in latest film - and thinks he carried himself well while they were filming the thriller.

During an interview with denofthegeek.com, Costner said: ''He controls himself really well on set. He knows what he's doing. He understands this kind of 'leading man' responsibility. He's 6 ft and he's white and there's this certain kind of thing that you have to do.''

Oscar-winning star - who was cast as Thomas Harper - thinks it's difficult to be the protagonist since you can't get ''away with all the tricks'' which can be used when playing an eccentric character or a villain.

He added: ''It's a kind of thing you learn how to do without doing lisps and accents and limps. You can't get away with all the tricks you get to play as a character actor.

''Sometimes as a leading man what makes you almost boring is that you've got to stand there and take people through the movie. You don't get to do what all the people who play the bad guy or the eccentric get to do. It's hard sometimes, because you go, 'Am I doing enough here?' It's not an easy thing, which is why there aren't a lot of guys who can fill those shoes.''

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Casting Net: Tommy Lee Jones joins 'Criminal,' Rooney Mara replaces Jessica Chastain in 'The Secret Scripture'

Jul 23 2014 8:54pm CDT | Source: ew

• Tommy Lee Jones is joining Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in Criminal. Ariel Vromen is directing the thriller from Millenium Films, which tells the story ...
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Role Recall: Susan Sarandon Nearly Froze on 'Rocky Horror,' More

Jul 3 2014 2:51pm CDT | Source: yahoo

She’s played everything from a crusading nun to a gun-toting road-tripper to a lusty vampire — and yet, even at 67 years old, Susan Sarandon is still finding new on-screen challenges. The Oscar-winner, who plays a booze-swilling grandma in the new Melissa McCarthy film Tammy, spoke with Yahoo Movies about her illustrious résumé, revealing behind-the-scenes stories about five of her most unforgettable roles.   T ...
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Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit DVD Review: Chris Pine Takes Over

Jun 11 2014 2:41pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Jack Ryan is one of our 13 top movie spies, and like another -- James Bond -- he’s had several actors portray him. The Tom Clancy literary spy gets a new action hero to fill out his highly educated self with Chris Pine in the reboot Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. The film is out now on DVD, Blu-Ray and digital download. So, is it worth the Ryan redo? For one, director Kenneth Branagh (who also plays the villain), has completely rebooted the story in the sense that his Jack Rya ...
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Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit Exclusive Giveaway: Win a Signed Blu-Ray!

Jun 9 2014 2:17pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is landing on DVD and Blu-Ray this week and we have a chance for one of our readers to win the Blu-Ray as part of a fantastic Father's Day Prize Pack. And as you can tell from our Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit review, this is one thrill ride you'll want to own! And... the movie is just the beginning! This Jack Ryan prize pack Includes a box set of all the Jack Ryan ...
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