07 June, 2007

Opening Weekend

Are We Done Yet?


Comedy. Newlyweds decide to move to the suburbs to provide a better life for their two kids. But their idea of a dream home is disturbed by a contractor with a bizarre approach to business.

With Ice Cube, Nia Long, John C. McGinley, Aleisha Allen, Philip Bolden, Jonathan Katz

Writer: Hank Nelken (based on screenplay "Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House")
Director: Steve Carr

Hank Nelken interview (audio)

Official site

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The City of Violence, (Jjakpae)



Action drama. A detective fighting organised crime, returns to his hometown for his friend's funeral. Then he finds out there was something fishy about his death.


With Kil-Kang Ahn, Seok-yong Jeong, Doo-hong Jung, Beom-su Lee, Seung-wan Ryoo

Writers: Jeong-min Kim, Won-jae Lee, Seung-wan Ryoo
Director: Seung-wan Ryoo

Official site

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The Chumscrubber


Comedy-drama. A drug dealer dies and his friend is forced to look for his stash by other drug dealers.

With Jamie Bell, Camilla Belle, Justin Chatwin, Glenn Close, Kathi Copeland, Rory Culkin

Writer: Zac Stanford (from story by Arie Posin)
Director: Arie Posin

Arie Posin interview

Official site

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Ocean's Thirteen


Crime thriller. Danny Ocean rounds up the boys for a third heist, after a casino owner double-crosses one of the original eleven.

With Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Michael Mantell, Elliott Gould

Writers: Brian Koppelman & David Levien
Director: Steven Soderbergh

Brian Koppelman & David Levien interview

Official site

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The Tiger's Tail


Thriller. After a chance encounter, a man is stalked by a murderous facsimile of himself.

With Brendan Gleeson, Kim Cattrall, Ciarán Hinds, Sinéad Cusack, Sean McGinley

Writer: John Boorman
Director: John Boorman

John Boorman interview

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Water


Drama. A widow tries to overcome the societal restrictions which her into living in a temple in poverty.

With Sarala, Buddhi Wickrama,Rinsly Weerarathne, Iranganie Serasinghe, Hermantha Gamage

Writer: Anurag Kashyap, Deepa Mehta
Director: Deepa Mehta

Deepa Mehta interview 1
Deepa Mehta interview 2 (video)

Official site


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