12 January, 2007

Opening Weekend

Ghosts
Drama. A young Chinese woman is smuggled into the UK so she can support her son and family in China.

With Ai Qin Lin

Writers: Nick Broomfield & Jez Lewis
Director: Nick Broomfield

Nick Broomfield interview 1
Nick Bromfield interview 2
Nick Broomfield article

Official site

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Guru
Romantic rags to riches drama.

With Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Madhavan, Vidya Balan

Writers: Anurag Kashyap and Mani Ratnam
Directer: Mani Ratnam

Official site

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The Last King of Scotland
Drama. Evil dictator's life as seen by his doctor

With Forest Whitaker, James McAvoy, Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson, Simon McBurney, David Oyelowo

Writer: Jeremy Brock and Peter Morgan (based on Giles Foden's novel)
Director: Kevin Macdonald

Jeremy Brock audio interview

Official site

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The Pursuit of Happyness
Drama. A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he takes on a major new professsional role.

With Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Dan Castellaneta

Writer: Steve Conrad
Director: Gabriele Muccino

Steve Conrad audio interview

Official site

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Smokin' Aces
Crime action comedy. Baddies try to stop a snitch testyfying

With Jeremy Piven, Ben Affleck, Jason Bateman, Peter Berg, Nestor Carbonell, Andy Garcia, Alicia Keys, Ray Liotta, Ryan Reynolds .... Richard Messner

Writer: Joe Carnahan
Director: Joe Carnahan

Joe Carnahan interview 1
Joe Carnahan interview 2
Joe Carnahan interview 3

Official site

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