Weekend Preview – it’s slim pickings ahead but we steer you right. We give “Snow White and the Huntsman” a review and review round-up: it wants to everything it’s not. Our review and review round-up for Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” in case you’re planning ahead, this one promises stunning eye candy.
The fest closes with winners and losers and we ask which stars came out ahead and who should have stayed home? Our interview with director Ben Wheatley, director of “Kill List,” talks breakout “Sightseers.” Sony Picture Classics sets Dec. 19 date for Cannes Winner “Amour” – signalling the chase to the Oscars. “Mud” review round-up, our review of “Cosmopolis,” Leos Carax’s “Holy Motors” is bonkers, “Killing Them Softly” has bold style; and our take on the best dressed list. Best Actor Winner Mad Mikkelsen talks Vinterberg’s “The Hunt,” “Move On” and playing a psycho husband.
More Festival News: Looking ahead to which Fall films will land at Venice? Los Angeles Film Fest announces panels and conversations, keynote speaker Chris McGurk. We have an exclusive trailer from SXSW hit, Amy Seimetz’s “Sun Don’t Shine.”
Columns This Week: Immersed in Movies: VFX vet Dean Wright talks director Mexico period drama “For Greater Glory”. Now and Then: Tilda Swinton’s Big Crack-Up. Career Watch: Will Smith, Still on His Throne?
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Weekend Box Office: “Men in Black 3″ Dethrones ‘Avengers,” Scores Soft $70 Million, Top Ten Chart
Plot Secrets from the Wachowskis’ ‘Jupiter Ascending’ Revealed
Casting Watch: Who’s Up For Finnick Odair in “Catching Fire”? Only One is Right
First Look: Nicolas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling are Back and Battered in “Only God Forgives”