EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Director Tarsem Singh talks 'Immortals' and 'Mirror Mirror'

Friday, 11 November 2011 17:51
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Opening in theaters on November 11th is the new 3D fantasy adventure film from visionary director Tarsem Singh (The Cell, The Fall), called Immortals. The movie features an impressive cast of young and veteran actors that includes Henry Cavill (Man of Steel), Freida Pinto (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), Mickey Rourke (Iron Man 2), Kellan Lutz (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1), Luke Evans (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey), Isabel Lucas (Red Dawn), Stephen Dorff (Blade), and John Hurt (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull).

IAR's managing editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to sit down and talk with director Tarsem Singh about his latest film Immortals, as well as his upcoming project Mirror Mirror (formally known as Untitled Snow White Project). The director spoke openly about Immortals, its compelling story, why 3D fits his directing style, and Mickey Rourke's intensity, as well as Mirror Mirror, why its not in 3D, and working with Oscar-winner Julia Roberts. 

To watch our exclusive interview with director Tarsem Singh about Immortals and Mirror Mirror, please click on the video player above. 

SYNOPSIS: 

Years after the Titanomachy, the the Titan Hyperion (Rourke) declares war on humanity. He searches for the Epirus Bow, a legendary weapon created by the war God Ares, which will allow him to free the rest of the Titans from Tartarus and take revenge on the Olympians who brought their downfall. In accordance with ancient laws, the Gods are unable to take a side in the war between Hyperion and humanity. It is left to Theseus (Cavill), son of Poseidon (Lutz) chosen by Zeus (Evans) and accompanied by the priestess Phaedra (Pinto) and a slave names Stavros (Dorff), to protect his homeland and save the Gods. 

Immortals conquers theaters on November 11th. 

Mirror Mirror casts a spell on audiences March 16th 2012.

To watch our exclusive interview with actor Stephen Dorff about Immortals, please click here

To watch our exclusive video: Immortals - Creating the Score, please click here

Full Disclosure: Immortals and Mirror Mirror are produced by Relativity Media, iamROGUE's parent company. 

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