New Jonah Hex Photos With Josh Brolin & Megan Fox

Posted by G-Man (37025 posts) - - Show Bio


I've recently become a Jonah Hex fan thanks to Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray.  I was never a big fan of Westerns but Jonah Hex has been a great read. 
 
A movie adaption is underway from Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros.  Josh Brolin will be Jonah Hex, Jonh Malkovich is his nemesis Quentin Turnbull and there's also this actress named Megan Fox playing the role of Leila, a prostitute that carries a gun. 
 
According to IMDB, here's the synopsis: 

In the Wild West, a scarred bounty hunter tracks a voodoo practitioner bent on liberating the South by raising an army of the undead.    

Additional filming has been going on.  Is that a bad thing?  Does that mean that things weren't going well and the film makers are trying to clean it up?  Not necessarily.  Jimmy Palmiotti posted some new set images in his blog and said: 

...they are doing some additional scenes which will help expand on the story and back story, a good thing, trust me.

Here's the rest of those photos:    


The release date is June 18, 2010.  Now go buy and read some Jonah Hex comics!
#1 Posted by burr787 (2504 posts) - - Show Bio

Has a trailer been released for this movie yet?

#2 Posted by Moomin123 (2205 posts) - - Show Bio

This movie looks cool. But I haven't seen any photos of Quentin Turnbull yet.
#3 Posted by NightFang (10150 posts) - - Show Bio
@burr787 said:
"Has a trailer been released for this movie yet? "
              Not that I know of.

@Moomin123 said:
"This movie looks cool. But I haven't seen any photos of Quentin Turnbull yet. "
             I womder what he'll look like.
#4 Posted by AngelFrost (2833 posts) - - Show Bio

Megan looks hot. (: and so does Josh. ^^

#5 Posted by Benzo (621 posts) - - Show Bio

  I can't wait for this!!! Jonah Hex deserves his own movie!!!!

#6 Posted by mv (1876 posts) - - Show Bio

*sigh* why is Meagan fox in this movie ?

#7 Posted by Nyogtha (353 posts) - - Show Bio

So stoked about this movie!

#8 Posted by MrMiracle77 (1659 posts) - - Show Bio

Interesting that Brolin isn't wearing a CGI-patch.  Or maybe he just takes it off between takes.

#9 Posted by G-Man (37025 posts) - - Show Bio
@MTS: They needed someone to play a prostitute.
#10 Posted by Agent Buttons (13479 posts) - - Show Bio
Eh. I'm not really into Jonah Hex, but i'll see the movie when it comes out.
#11 Posted by grimreaper1980 (619 posts) - - Show Bio

if this isn't going to be true to the comics, then what's it going to be about

#12 Edited by Mighty_Destroyer (72 posts) - - Show Bio

the fact that megan fox is in this movie should be a bad omen, just like any movie Nicholas Cage is in. this movie is gonna suck

#13 Posted by mv (1876 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man:   
 
Hmmm good casting choice.
#14 Posted by aztek_the_lost (28224 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man said:
" @MTS: They needed someone to play a prostitute. "
hahahahaha!
 
also, I'm sad to say I actually forgot about this movie, but I will see it, even if it does have Megan Fox
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#15 Posted by Blackandredflag (68 posts) - - Show Bio

i must say this looks really cool!!
i think ill go read up on jonah hex.

#16 Posted by whirlwind6 (235 posts) - - Show Bio

I love the 70's Hex series... which is why every new peace of news makes me madder.... 
 
1.  There is nothing remotley supernatural in his series... 
2. Megan Fox's character dosen't even exist... 
3.  He needs to be way more deformed than he is in those pictures.... 
G-man, How can you not love a good western?!
#17 Posted by frogger (96 posts) - - Show Bio

The story of raising an army of the dead has been to death. I hope the polt was going to be more original. 

#18 Posted by Chane (539 posts) - - Show Bio

Well, I know why I'll be seeing this movie when it comes out.

#19 Edited by Nyogtha (353 posts) - - Show Bio
@whirlwind6: 
My thoughts exactly on the make up, found this. Makes it look a bit better.
    
@frogger:  I think they shot down the idea of the zombie army. I don't know though. They have played it too hell though. Especially in the civil war/western genre, in instance the horrible movie Grey Knight with Martin Sheen and Billy Bob Thornton about a voodoo practicing slave girl who brings back dead rebel and union soldiers too fight the living.
#20 Posted by AirDave817 (819 posts) - - Show Bio
@MTS said:
"*sigh* why is Meagan fox in this movie ? "

Probably to do for Jonah Hex what she was able to do for the Transformers franchise - fill the plot holes - - : ) HA! I've got my fingers crossed for this movie with or without the Fox Factor... 
#21 Posted by 00 Raiser (442 posts) - - Show Bio

Interesting I wonder how the movie is going to be.

#22 Posted by brendon277 (513 posts) - - Show Bio

i'll see any movie with megan fox.
#23 Posted by Illyana Rasputin (2771 posts) - - Show Bio

Megan Fox thinks Wonder Woman is lame, and lies about reading comic books, so pft! on her, and her hideous thumbs. Don't get me wrong, she's beautiful, but a real piece of work. Josh's Jonah make-up looks decent, but his face needs just a LITTLE more mutilation.

#24 Posted by Illyana Rasputin (2771 posts) - - Show Bio
@G-Man said:
" @MTS: They needed someone to play a prostitute. "

LOL!
#25 Posted by Secret Identity (224 posts) - - Show Bio

This could be cool. Looking forward to it. I imagine there will be a CG overlay to the face we can see there. 
 
Megan Fox is in it because she's hot, she knows it and therefore doesn't mind taking jobs to be the eye candy. Which in some ways i respect. She knows that she isn't a superb actress but if someone offered you that amount of money to be in a film with your shirt unbuttoned to the navel wouldn't you do it? I sure as hell i know i would. 
  
Besides she wasn't that bad in Transformers. But then nobody else was either..... and that was still a fantastic film.

#26 Posted by BaronVonDredd (250 posts) - - Show Bio

Josh Brolin + Megan Fox = EEEEEEEEEEEEEEWWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
#27 Posted by Nefilim927 (357 posts) - - Show Bio

At the very least Mastodon is doing the soundtrack which should be epic.

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