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  • 'Cymbeline' gets 'Sons of Anarchy' treatment in new movie

    'Cymbeline' gets 'Sons of Anarchy' treatment in new movie
    More than 10 years after modernizing one of Shakespeare's most famous plays, "Hamlet," filmmaker Michael Almereyda and actor Ethan Hawke have turned their revisionist attention to one of the Bard's lesser-known works, the ambiguous historical drama...
  • Venice Film Review: 'Cymbeline'

    One might expect the plottiest of Shakespeare's plays to make the ploddiest of bigscreen adaptations, but With "Cymbeline," as before, he preserves the text even while updating everything else, incorporating handguns, motorcycles and a full line of...
  • A 'quieter' Telluride film fest still draws talk with 'Birdman,' more

     A 'quieter' Telluride film fest still draws talk with 'Birdman,' more
    About 650 people poured out of a theater into a stand of birch trees under a star-filled sky, then started talking, texting and tweeting about "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)." The genre-defying film, which stars Michael Keaton as a...
  • Ethan Hawke's 'Cymbeline' Gets U.S. Distribution

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Lionsgate's Grindstone Entertainment has acquired North American rights to the modern-day movie adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Cymbeline," ahead of its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival. The film stars Ethan...
  • Broad scope, sharp focus perfectly balance the risky 'Boyhood'

    It's hard to find anything truly groundbreaking in movies these days, but director Richard Linklater's unique method of creating "Boyhood" fits that definition unequivocally. It took 12 years to film the script, which checks in on Mason (first-time...
  • Venice Film Review: 'A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence'

    In a Venice Film Festival lineup full of cynicism, suicide and despair, who would expect the new Roy Andersson picture -- "the final part of a trilogy on being a human being" -- to be the most life-affirming? And yet, from its comic title to the wistful...
  • 'Eden,' 'Gone Girl' and 'St. Vincent' Set For Zurich's Gala Premiere Section

    Mia Hansen-Love's "Eden," David Fincher's "Gone Girl" and Theodore Melfi's "St. Vincent" are among the 30 films set to unspool at Zurich Film Festival's Gala Premiere section. "Eden," helmed by French up-and-comer Mia Hansen-Love and sold by Kinology,...
  • Venice Film Festival's U.S. Presence Subdued, Art Pics Dominate

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - VENICE -- The absence of hefty U.S. fare is beginning to be felt as the Venice Festival enters its second stretch. Many of this year's really big guns -- the Weinstein Co.'s Oscar hopeful "The Imitation Game," Denzel...
  • Telluride Film Review: 'Seymour: An Introduction'

    The great classical pianist in "Seymour: An Introduction." Although clearly designed as a reverent tribute from one artist to another, this first documentary directed by Ethan Hawke happily sidesteps any vanity-project pitfalls, granting full expression...
  • Venice Film Review: 'Far From Men'

    which stars Viggo Mortensen as a colonial schoolteacher tasked with transporting an Arab farmer accused of killing his cousin to trial. While the film isn't as tense as "3:10 to Yuma," nor energetic enough to overcome its niche status, writer-director...
  • Palestinian Movie 'Villa Touma' Arrives in Venice Amid Israeli Controversy

    Suha Arraf's "Villa Touma," which screens in Venice Critics' Week, has arrived in Italy carrying the baggage of a major Israeli controversy. The film, a melodrama set in Ramallah during the early days of the Israeli occupation, was made primarily with...
  • Venice: Cinedea Acquires Italian Rights to Dakota Johnson-Ethan Hawke's 'Cymbeline'

    Cinedea, a distributor-producer-talent agency, has acquired Italian rights to Michael Almereyda's romantic adventure "Cymbeline," starring Dakota Johnson, Ethan Hawke, Penn Badgley, Ed Harris, Milla Jovovich and Anton Yelchin. Repped by International...