14 September, 2007

Opening Weekend

3:10 to Yuma

Western. A rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw while he waits to catch a train to court in Yuma

With Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Logan Lerman, Dallas Roberts, Ben Foster, Peter Fonda

Writers: Halsted Welles and Michael Brandt & Derek Haas
Director: James Mangold

Michael Brandt & Derek Haas interview 1
Michael Brandt & Derek Haas interview 2

Official site


December Boys

Drama. Four orphan friends compete for the attention of a family.

With Daniel Radcliffe, Lee Cormie, Christian Byers, James Fraser, Jack Thompson, Teresa Palmer

Writers: Marc Rosenberg (based on the novel by Michael Noonan)
Director: Rod Hardy

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Thriller. A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbour is a serial killer

With Shia LaBeouf, Sarah Roemer, Carrie-Anne Moss, David Morse, Aaron Yoo

Writers: Christopher Landon and Carl Ellsworth
Director: D.J. Caruso

Official site


A Few Days in September (Quelques jours en septembre)

Drama. A CIA agent in Europe wants to find the daughter he abandoned a decade ago.

With Juliette Binoche, John Turturro, Sara Forestier, Tom Riley, Nick Nolte

Writer: Santiago Amigorena
Director: Santiago Amigorena

Official site


The Legacy (L' Héritage)

Drama. Three French hipsters and their translator travel through rural Georgia to claim a remote, ruined castle that one of them has inherited.

With Sylvie Testud, Stanislas Merhar, Olga Legrand, Pascal Bongard, George Babluani,Leo Gaparidze

Writers: Géla Babluani, Temur Babluani, Jacques Dubuisson
Director: Géla Babluani, Temur Babluani

Official site


My Nikifor (Mój Nikifor)

Drama. Story of the last eight years of life of Nikifor Krynicki, famous "naive artist".

With Krystyna Feldman,Roman Gancarczyk, Jerzy Gudejko, Jowita Miondlikowska

Writers: Joanna Kos, Krzysztof Krauze
Director: Krzysztof Krauze

Joanna Kos, Krzysztof Krauze interview

Official site


The Serpent (Le Serpent)

Thriller. A photographer caught up in an ugly divorce is the target of revenge by his childhood classmate.

With Yvan Attal, Clovis Cornillac, Pierre Richard, Simon Abkarian, Minna Haapkylä

Writers: Eric Barbier and Trân-Minh Nam (based on the novel by Ted Lewis)
Director: Eric Barbier

Eric Barbier interview (en français)

Official site


Shoot 'Em Up

Thriller. A man named Mr. Smith delivers a woman's baby during a shootout, and is then called upon to protect the newborn from an army of gunmen.

With Clive Owen, Paul Giamatti, Monica Bellucci, Stephen McHattie

Writer: Michael Davis
Director: Michael Davis

Michael Davis interview 1
Michael Davis interview 2
Michael Davis interview 3

Official site



Comedy. Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

With Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bill Hader, Seth Rogen, Martha MacIsaac

Writers: Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg
Director: Greg Mottola

Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg interview 1
Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg interview 2 (video)
Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg interview 3
Evan Goldberg interview

Official site


True North

Drama. The crew of a bankrupt Scottish trawler turn to smuggling illegal immigrants over the stormy waters of the North Sea.

With Peter Mullan, Martin Compston, Gary Lewis, Steven Robertson, Angel Li, Hark Bohm

Writer: Steve Hudson
Director: Steve Hudson

Steve Hudson interview

Official site


Yacoubian Building (Omaret yakobean)

Drama. Multi-story about the residents of the famous Yacoubian Building,

With Adel Imam Nour El-Sherif Youssra Essad Youniss

Writer: Wahid Hamid (from the novel by Alaa' Al-Aswany)
Director: Marwan Hamed

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