The 2019 Sundance Film Festival officially is at its peak point and the starpower has lit-up Park City. Stars continue to pour-in to present their Films at the Festival and drawing the most fandemonium today was Zac Efron who stars as serial killer Ted Bundy in EXTREMELY WICKED,SHOCKINGLY EVIL AND VILE. Debuting new bleach-blonde hair, Efron had security flanking him tight as fans tried getting close to him. Amanda Gilmore, who is at Sundance on assignment for us, tells us the commotion was so great that his Co-Star Lily Collins almost couldn’t get into her vehicle. Their Film premieres tonight.
Daniel Radcliffe is at Sundance to present TV Series MIRACLE WORKERS, which will air on TBS in the U.S.and has him starring as an angel alongside Steve Buscemi who most stop the world from destruction and make two people fall in love. Amanda reports Radcliffe was gracious with fans, stopping for selfies and autographs amidst the crowding.
We are hearing Writer/Director Jennifer Kent (The Babadook) is coming back strong with Midnight Programme selection THE NIGHTINGALE about a young Irish woman (Aisling Franciosi) who chases after a British officer (Sam Claflin) after to exact revenge on a violent act he committed on her family. Review here.
See some of the talent Amanda spotted today:
Zac Efron, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Daniel Radcliffe (Miracle Workers)
Angela Sarafyan, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Milla Jovovich, Paradise Hills
Jennifer Ehle, The Wolf Hour
Lily Collins, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Stay tuned. We’ve got lots more to report and more reviews to come.
Films We Like x Mr. Will are giving Readers in Toronto, Halifax, Vancouver and Ottawa a chance to win THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST Prize Packs. Packs include a copy of the novel and run of engagement passes to see the movie, which won the Grand Jury prize at Sundance this year.
Based on the celebrated novel by Emily M. Danforth, The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows the titular character (Moretz) as she is sent to a gay conversion therapy center after getting caught with another girl in the back seat of a car on prom night. Run by the strict and severe Dr. Lydia Marsh (Jennifer Ehle) and her brother, Reverend Rick (John Gallagher Jr.)—himself an example of how those in the program can be “cured”—the center is built upon repenting for “same sex attraction.” In the face of intolerance and denial, Cameron meets a group of fellow sinners including the amputee stoner Jane (Sasha Lane), and her friend, the Lakota Two-Spirit, Adam (Forrest Goodluck). Together, this group of teenagers form an unlikely family and fight to survive.
After premiering at the 2018 Inside Out LGBT Film Festival and Sundance,Films We Like are ready to unveil THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST! See Chloë Grace Moretz‘s award-winning performance. The Film also stars Jennifer Ehle, Forrest Goodluck and Sasha Lane.
Based on the celebrated novel by Emily M. Danforth, The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows the titular character (Moretz) as she is sent to a gay conversion therapy center after getting caught with another girl in the back seat of a car on prom night. Run by the strict and severe Dr. Lydia Marsh (Ehle) and her brother, Reverend Rick (Gallagher Jr.)—himself an example of how those in the program can be “cured”—the center is built upon repenting for “same sex attraction.” In the face of intolerance and denial, Cameron meets a group of fellow sinners including the amputee stoner Jane (Lane), and her friend, the Lakota Two-Spirit, Adam (Goodluck). Together, this group of teenagers form an unlikely family and fight to survive.
See the Trailer:
Films We Like release THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST as follows:
July 25th, 2018
Gimli Film Festival (Gimli, MB)
August 10th, 2018
TIFF Bell Lightbox (Toronto, ON)
Landmark Cinemas Winnipeg Towne (Winnipeg, MB)
Cineplex Cinemas Parklane (Halifax, NS)
Vic Theatre (Victoria, BC)
Metro Cinema (Edmonton, AB)
Rainbow Cinemas Golden Mile (Regina, SK)
Cineplex Cinemas Mount Pearl (St. John’s, NL)
Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough (Peterborough, ON)
Cineplex Odeon Winston Churchill Cinemas (Oakville, ON)
Galaxy Cinemas Barrie (Barrie, ON)
SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas (Sudbury, ON)
Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cinemas (Niagara Falls, ON)
Bookshelf (Guelph, ON)
Cinema du Parc (Montreal, QC)
Cinema le Clap (Quebec City, QC)
August 11th, 2018
Windsor Film Festival (Windsor, ON)
August 12th, 2018
The Broadway Theatre (Saskatoon, SK)
August 19th, 2018
Vancouver Queer Film Festival (Vancouver, BC)
August 24th, 2018
ByTowne Cinema (Ottawa, ON)
International Village (Vancouver, BC)
September 19th, 2018
Calgary International Film Festival (Calgary, AB)
We admit it – we had our doubts when we first heard about a RoboCop Remake being made, considering how perfect the 1987 original was. When we heard names like Abbie Cornish, Samuel L. Jackson, Jackie Earle Haley, Gary Oldman and Michael Keaton being attached, we knew they meant business.
Director José Padilha reboots the popular Franchise which centers around Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman), a badly-wounded Cop who is transformed into Cyborg form to fight crime in a futuristic Detroit.
A lot is on the line for Sony Pictures, which spent a pretty penny on the Toronto-filmed Action Flick which just completed Reshoots last week, especially after a lackluster performance at the Box Office with the expensive Total Recall Reboot last year.
Cornish was spotted in Yorkville last week with her newly-adopted French-born Puppy, shopping for Goodies at My Pet Boutique, while she was in-town for four days, leaving this past Monday morning along with her fellow Castmates.
A brand new Trailer for RoboCop has just surfaced and I was floored completely by its incredible slickness!
Sony PicturesCanada releases RoboCop on Wednesday, February 12, 2014.