Though the clear purpose of Ocean's Eight is to revive the franchise, star Sandra Bullock. Want stories like these delivered straight to your phone? Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson and Awkwafina round out Bullock's team. During production on the film, and were spotted on set, with Lewis's casting being confirmed in December 2016 and Fanning confirming her casting in March 2017. Randall Gemma Forbes As Mrs. That's all you want from a certain kind of heist picture, isn't it? However, the plot development and conclusion was poor and a let-down.
Guy Lodge, a chief film critic for Variety, highlighted the fact that several female reviewers, including Emily Yoshida from and magazine's , concurred with the general lukewarm response. Ocean's Eleven was itself a remake of the 1960 classic Rat Pack film starring Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. In January 2017, joined the cast as an insurance broker who begins to grow suspicious of the group. It's really fun to work with. In March 2017, Blanchett said production had officially been completed. She only had a small role, but as a raspy voiced college girl who had no problems smoking weed at every turn, she had some funny moments. On review aggregation website , the film holds an approval rating of 69% based on 323 reviews, and an average rating of 6.
Steven Soderbergh remains involved as producer, with Gary Ross The Hunger Games taking over directing duties. The film is both a continuation and a from 's and features an , including , , , , , , , and. Deals are reportedly close to being finalized with Rihanna, Hathaway, Bonham Carter, Kaling, and Awkwafina. The caper, which began filming in New York City in late October 2016 — with instantly viral set photos emerging almost daily — is scheduled for release on June 8, 2018. Daphne visits Becker and sends Frazier a picture of the jewel Debbie planted. The first twist was nice, but failed to create enough tension. No conflict, no character development, no stakes, and no motivation.
The film follows a group of women led by Debbie Ocean, the sister of , who plan a sophisticated heist of the annual at the in. But it isn't much fun. Instead, Bullock characterizes the new movie as a continuation of the original series. James Corden, Dakota Fanning and Olivia Munn also have roles in the high-wattage action-comedy. Of course, the new film will also adhere to the ancient rules of the heist genre. With their breezy style and casual cool, those movies brought life to a genre that had been moribund for years. They digitally scan the necklace to manufacture a duplicate.
That same month, it was revealed , , , , , , , , , , and were announced to cameo in the film. In December 2008, Soderbergh again said that a fourth film in the franchise was unlikely, this time citing the recent death of , who had appeared in the earlier films. Cartier discovers the recovered necklace is a fake, and dispatches John Frazier. We're different filmmakers, obviously, so there will be those differences, but one of the things I'm drawn to is the amazing tone Steven was able to create, and we discuss that a lot. Less than 24 hours into his parole from a New Jersey penitentiary, the wry, charismatic thief is already rolling out his next plan.
A previous report had Elizabeth Banks as being added to the film as well, making her the eighth lead cast member, but the most recent write-ups make no mention of her inclusion. And between the sheen and the talented performers, Ocean's 8 does eventually coast on froth and good will. Following three rules: Don't hurt anybody, don't steal from anyone who doesn't deserve it, and play the game like you've got nothing to lose. Plot mechanics and style tend to get emphasized over character detail in these films. The Ocean's Eight cast brings the same star power and cool-factor as Clooney, Damon, Pitt and company. They include Battleship, the animated adventure Home and a cameo as herself in This Is The End. The team manipulates Daphne into hiring Weil, and convince Cartier to loan Daphne the Toussaint.
Constance slips the Toussaint pieces to the team to smuggle out; Debbie plants a piece on Becker. Sandra Bullock, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Sarah Paulson and hip-hop artist Awkwafina star as a team of thieves planning to steal a necklace from the Met Gala and frame a gallery owner, played by Damien Lewis, for the crime. Kim Kardashian, Dakota Fanning, Anna Wintour, Olivia Munn and other luminaries appear in cameos during the film's central heist scene, set during the Met Gala. At the gala, Lou spikes Daphne's soup, causing her to vomit in the restroom, a blind spot to the Met's cameras created by Nine Ball. Frazier takes Becker into custody.
A slew of stars are set to make cameos in the film, including Kim Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Katie Holmes, Anna Wintour, Adriana Lima, Hailey Baldwin and Zayn Malik. Most plot and character details remain under wraps. What more do you want in summer escapism? Comedy legend , reprising his Ocean's Eleven role. What transpires is supported by great locations and visual effects. After the heist, Debbie and Lou reveal Daphne had been in on the plan. She tells Frazier she may know who stole the necklace.
Steven Soderbergh understood the rules of the heist game perfectly when he made the original Ocean's films. Since then, the cast has added Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter and Mindy Kaling, but now three more names have just been added to the roster. Sarah Paulson, Rihanna and Sandra Bullock from left on the 'Ocean's Eight' film set in Central Park on Jan. However, an all-female spin-off was announced in October 2015, with much of the cast signing on by August 2016. Filming took place from October 2016 to March 2017 around. A new poster for the heist film features the movie's all-star cast literally lined up and ready for action.
Other than the fact that this will be a heist film led by the aforementioned ladies, little else is known about the plot. On May 5, 2017, it was announced that filming would continue on at the former , which Broadway Stages was in the process of acquiring after an initial rejection. Davila As Plaza Hotel Doorman Francesca Calo As Plaza Hotel Maid Cate Blanchett As Lou Midori Francis As April Elliott Gould As Reuben Here is the detail of. It's smooth, and far from inept. Danny orchestrates the most sophisticated, elaborate casino heist in history. Sandra Bullock heads up the Ocean's Eight cast as Debbie Ocean, the sister of George Clooney's Ocean's Eleven heist-master Danny Ocean. However, Lewis does not appear in the finished film.