There are a lot of great titles on DVD and Blu-ray this week including and plenty more James Bond to choose from, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Sessions and more.
Today's batch of MPAA ratings are loaded with R ratings including upcoming films such as 21 Jump Street, The Five-Year Engagement, Sinister and The Raid: Redemption.
Karin Viard, Joey Starr and Marina Foïs in Polisse It's a nice surprise to see a pair of films I enjoyed at Cannes find themselves domestic distribution beginning with Maïwenn's Jury Prize-winning Polisse, a film I referred to as "a fast-paced, tragic, touching, emotional and occasionally hilarious look at the French police's Child Protective Unit... Read more »
Brad Pitt and Hunter McCracken in The Tree of Life Photo: Fox Searchlight Pictures My time in Cannes is complete and now the festival itself is complete as today the jury announced the winners of the 64th Cannes Film Festival with the Palme d'Or going to Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life. Personally, I would... Read more »
Photo: RopeofSilicon.com / Brad Brevet I have rewritten this intro about three times, hoping to publish this before I left Seattle for Cannes. Then when I landed in New York. Then from the plane as I flew into Nice. Obviously none of those options worked for one reason or another so now that I have... Read more »
Photo: Cannes Film Festival This morning the Cannes Film Festival announced the line-up for the 64th edition of the fest, which will run from May 11-22. Before getting to the films, managing director of the festival, Thierry Frémaux, announced that 1715 films were submitted for consideration, representing 33 countries. Of those films 19 were included... Read more »