"...Play like your life depends on it. That's the basic story behind Grand Piano, the new thriller starring Elijah Wood..."
"...Powers unbeknownst-st-st. Brothers for so long no longer," sneers Elijah Wood in a late-breaking video posted on YouTube overnight...."
"...The film tells the story of two boys, Elijah (Ben Naugler) and Eltanin (Thompson Duff), who are similar in many ways but fundamentally different in one: Elijah’s human, while Eltanin’s the titular rock creature from another planet. They stumble across one another in the middle of Wood Buffalo National Park, soon discovering they are both lost and looking for their mothers..."
"...In Open Windows, Nick Chambers (Elijah Wood) is the webmaster for a site dedicated to actress Jill Goddard (Sasha Grey) who finds himself dragged into a bizarre conspiracy to manipulate and expose the starlet using webcams and live feeds. Spanish native Vigalondo's first English-language film, set and partially filmed in Austin, uses the annual Fantastic Fest horror, sci-fi, and genre film festival as its backdrop: Vigalondo went so far as to reenact the fest for the opening sequence, because it holds a special place in his heart and his career trajectory..."
"...One of the more intriguing features coming to SXSW this year is the anticipated debut of Alex and Ben Brewer's The Trust (hitting DirecTV April 14, before getting a theatrical run on May 13). Filmed in the nonglamorous locales of Las Vegas, it's a layered and unpredictable black-comedy heist film, starring Nicolas Cage and Elijah Wood as two morally compromised officers secretly working a drug case..."
"...The sequel opens with a big song-and-dance number in which young Erik (Ava Acres) is unable to dance but is encouraged to do so by his mom Gloria (singer Pink taking over for the late Brittany Murphy) and dad Mumble (Elijah Wood), who were the central characters in the original. Erik wants to find his own thing that he’s good at instead of joining the conformist chorus line, so he soon takes off with some friends for lands beyond..."
"...The suspense is as taut and responsive as piano wire in this Fantastic Fest world-premiering film that stars Elijah Wood and John Cusack and is directed by Fest returnee Eugenio Mira...."
"...I'm doing my best to keep up with it all. Here are a few key words that will be explained if you click through: Starhawk, Leisure Suit Larry, Dishonored, De-Pixilated, Rooster Teeth, and what blog would be complete without Elijah Wood...."
"...Directed by: Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion. Starring: Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson, Alison Pill, Jack McBrayer, Leigh Whannell, Nasim Pedrad, Ian Brennan and Armani Jackson...."
"...Directed by: Lexi Alexander. Starring: Elijah Wood, Charlie Hunnam and Claire Forlani..."
"...Directed by: Stephen Sommers. Starring: Elijah Wood, Courtney B..."
"...Directed by: Nacho Vigalondo. Starring: Elijah Wood, Sasha Grey, Neil Maskell, Adam Quintero and Iván González...."
"...Directed by: Eugenio Mira. Starring: Elijah Wood, John Cusack, Kerry Bishé, Alex Winter, Tamsin Egerton, Dee Wallace and Don McManus...."
"...Starring: Harry Belafonte, Nick Cannon, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Hunt, Ashton Kutcher, Lindsay Lohan, William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood, Freddy Rodríguez, Heather Graham, Joshua Jackson, Shia LaBeouf and Joy Bryant..."
"...Directed by: Liev Schreiber. Starring: Elijah Wood, Eugene Hutz, Boris Leskin and Laryssa Lauret..."
"...Directed by: Rob Reiner. Starring: Elijah Wood, Bruce Willis, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jon Lovitz, Kathy Bates, John Ritter and Kelly Mcgillis..."
"...Directed by: Richard Donner. Starring: Lorraine Bracco, John Heard, Elijah Wood and Joseph Mazello..."
"...When it comes to the tribulations of saplings in horror movies, the end result is often a terrifying growth of twisted roots. Such is the case in The Boy, a SXSW nail-biter now on VOD from Elijah Wood's Spectrevision shingle...."
"...Grand Piano's theatrical release in Austin got a little swallowed up by the fact it came out the same week as Elijah Wood's other Spanish-lensed thriller, Open Windows, by Mira's long-time film making ally Nacho Vigalondo. So the home release is an opportunity to catch up on Wood at his itchy, edgy best...."
"...• The Daily Mail reports that actor Elijah Wood (The Lord of the Rings, Wilfred) has finally left Hollywood in favor of a home in Austin. Wood has long been seen around town (remember his 2011 Fantastic Fest challenge?), but we're happy to welcome him officially..."