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The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (12A) | Close-Up Film Review


Guy Ritchie wastes no time dropping us right into the thick of the action in his big screen reimagining of Cold War TV show The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Opening during an extraction mission with hilarious (and stylish, thanks to Mr Ritchie) consequences, the story finds CIA agent/former art thief Napoleon Solo (Cavill) attempting to bring grease monkey Gaby (Vikander) west […]

Guy Ritchie & Lionel Wigram Talk ‘Man From U.N.C.L.E.’


QUESTION:  Can you talk about your approach to The Man from U.N.C.L.E. in terms of how you wanted to set it apart from the traditional spy movie model?  GUY RITCHIE:  The reason we were interested in The Man from U.N.C.L.E. initially was because we felt that we occupied a space that no one else was occupying.  It felt like what […]

Trailer: The Man from U.N.C.L.E


Henry Cavill (“Man of Steel”) stars as Napoleon Solo opposite Armie Hammer (“The Social Network”) as Illya Kuryakin in director Guy Ritchie’s “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.,” a fresh take on the hugely popular 1960s television series. 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 […]