Category: The Counselor

The Counselor gets new release date

Let’s start with Ridley Scott and Cormac McCarthy’s The Counselor, shall we? While the film packs an absolutely brilliant all-star cast that includes Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz and more, it was originally set to debut on November 15th, the same day as Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street (a movie that will be targeting the exact same demographics). It was only a matter of time before one of the two projects blinked and switched dates, and it appears that The Counselor has made the move. Fox has now moved the title to October 25th, where it will battle for audience attention with Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake and the latest installment of the Paranormal Activity franchise.

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‘Pick-up’ scenes for Brad Pitt movie shot in El Paso

Paramount Pictures is currently filming “The Counselor,” which opens this fall, in South El Paso. The movie stars Brad Pitt, Penelope Cruz and Cameron Diaz. (Aaron Bracamontes / El Paso Times)

Scenes for an upcoming Brad Pitt movie were shot in El Paso on Monday; however, the actor was not present.

Paramount Pictures movie studio trucks were parked on Fourth Street between Oregon and Santa Fe streets in the morning for some “pick-up” shots that will be featured in the movie “The Counselor,” which opens this fall.
In August, Yahoo Movies released photos of Pitt holding a prop copy of the El Paso Times on the set of “The Counselor.”

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