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During the promotional tour for Batman v Superman, OMAZE ran a contest to win a helicopter ride with Henry Cavill before the premiere in NYC. The contest was in support of Durrell Wildlife — a charity that Henry is an ambassador for. We supported these efforts by sharing our own link to the contest and shared on our social media to attract donors and contest entrants. One of the contestants who entered through our link won the prize! Jennifer McCrae was kind enough to take the time to answer some questions for us regarding her adventures with Henry, Ben Affleck and Jesse Eisenberg at the world premiere of Batman v Superman in NYC.
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The internet was recently set on fire when Superman actor Henry Cavill went to Durrell Wildlife Park to talk to some “outside professionals” as he called them… kids… about who was better, Batman or Superman. The video is part of a contest through Omaze to help raise money for charity, including Durrell, of which Henry is an ambassador. As it turns out, most of the children were Batman fans and try as he might, Henry Cavill was fighting a losing battle. So here comes Winter, who, at three years old was the youngest of the crowd.
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To celebrate the UK home entertainment release of The Man From U.N.C.L.E. on digital download, Blu-ray and DVD today we are sharing this fun feature piece, comparing the film's co-stars, Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer in an ultimate hero-off. The feature is based on the key facts and figures about the two illustrious stars and picks a winner between Cavill and Hammer. Who do you think will win? We have a pretty good idea.
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The main event of this year for all Henry Cavill fans was the release of the new movie, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. directed by Guy Ritchie, in which Henry played one of the lead roles, a CIA agent Napoleon Solo, while Armie Hammer portrayed a KGB agent Illya Kuryakin. After the movie was released in theatres around the world and on DVD, it's time to share impressions from our Russian admin. We were surprised that the film was praised by critics and audiences, but flopped at the box office in the United States. However, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. became a smash success in Russia. In this article, we tell you how The Man from U.N.C.L.E. looks for Russian audience and…
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Synopsis: Set against the backdrop of the early 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. centers on CIA agent Solo and KGB agent Kuryakin. Forced to put aside longstanding hostilities, the two team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology. The duo’s only lead is the daughter of a vanished German scientist, who is the key to infiltrating the criminal organization, and they must race against time to find him and prevent a worldwide catastrophe.
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Steve Hayes and Peter Wright recently embarked on a journey traversing 254 KM through the Amazon jungle in Brazil. They completed this mission with hopes of not only pushing their bodies to a new level of accomplishment, but also to raise funds for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust. They set out to raise 2000 pounds for Durrell and have crossed the halfway point of their goal. We recently caught up with them to find out more about their journey and to find out a bit more about Durrell Ambassador Henry Cavill’s support of their fundraiser.
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Lorenzo Agius is considered one of the preeminent portrait and fashion photographers of his generation. His portraiture has encompassed many highly regarded talents including Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connolly, Jack Nicholson, Beyonce, Madonna, Rachel Weisz, Helen Hunt, Samuel L Jackson, Kevin Spacey and Helen Mirren. His images have graced the covers and pages of everything from Esquire, GQ, Glamour and Vanity Fair to promotional materials for Warner Bros, 20th Century Fox, Lionsgate and Sony Pictures. He photographed a young Henry Cavill for Men’s Health back in 2008 and again in 2015 for The Man From U.N.C.L.E. His promotional images of Henry have appeared most recently in Vanity Fair Italy, Cosmopolitan Russia, and many other magazines. We chatted with him about Henry…
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The award-winning juggler and comedian Mat Ricardo reveals on his blog how he happened to work on The Man from U.N.C.L.E. film set and to teach Henry Cavill that impressive tablecloth trick. In other words, his story confirms that Henry really pulled the tablecloth off without the help of a double or CGI. Read it now.
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It’s been two years since Henry Cavill’s Man of Steel debuted in theaters and in that time he has filmed a follow up (Batman V Superman) and has been announced for several more superhero movies, including Justice League Part 1 and Part 2. While it’s true that the Man of Steel was a break out role for Cavill, many of his loyal fans already knew about him from his stint on Showtime’s The Tudors and roles in smaller movies like The Count of Monte Cristo and I Capture the Castle. The question for many who only know him as Superman is, can he pull off a role that requires humour, wit and subtlety instead of just battling evil Kryptonians and…
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Composer Daniel Pemberton spent about a year of his life working on the music for the new Man From U.N.C.L.E. movie from director Guy Ritchie, starring Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer and it has paid off in spades. Early reviews of the soundtrack are glowing with praise and rightly so. Pemberton has put together a fantastically catchy, fun and 60s nostalgic soundtrack. Recorded in Studio Two at the legendary Abbey Road Studios, the score is filled with a 60s vibe while managing to ilicit the feel of the movie's exotic locales and super sexy spies.