'Red Sparrow' Review
“Red Sparrow” is being marketed as a sexy spy thriller in which Jennifer Lawrence shows a lot of skin. The truth is – while Lawrence is naked in a few scenes, not only is this misguided and often vile film NOT sexy, but it doesn’t contain a single thrill. In a time when Hollywood is supposedly so concerned about how women are treated and portrayed, on and off screen, “Red Sparrow” sets the “Me Too/Times’ Up” movement back 20 years.
Ciaran Hinds Joins Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton in 'Red Sparrow'
Ciaran Hinds, most recently seen in Martin Scorsese's Silence, has joined Red Sparrow, an adaptation of the Jason Matthews espionage novel from Fox. Previously cast to star in the pic are Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons, and Joely Richardson. Francis Lawrence is directing.
Joel Edgerton to Join Jennifer Lawrence in 'Red Sparrow'
Deadline is reporting that Joel Edgerton (Midnight Special, Loving) is in talks to join Jennifer Lawrence in the upcoming espionage thriller Red Sparrow, based on Jason Matthews' novel.