Film | Flicks and Bits - Part 3



Full 2014 Cannes Film Festival Lineup Announced; ‘Foxcatcher,’ ‘Map To The Stars’ & More To Premiere

cannes 2014 poster 1 Full 2014 Cannes Film Festival Lineup Announced; Foxcatcher, Map To The Stars & More To Premiere

The Cannes Film Festival, the swankiest and most prestigious International film festival has this morning announced the line up for its 67th annual event which takes place 14th – 25th May. Year after year, many of the world’s most prestigious and critically acclaimed directors hold off to debut their new films at the festival. This year is no different with the these highly anticipated films set to premiere: David Cronenberg’s ‘Maps To The Stars,’ starring Mia Wasikowska, Julianne Moore, John Cusack, Olivia Williams and Robert Pattinson; David Michod’s ’The Rover,’ starring Pattinson, Guy Pearce and Scoot McNairy; Olivier Assayas’ Sils Maria,’ starring Juliette Binoche, Chloe Moretz and Kristen Stewart; Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardennes’ ‘Two Days One Night,’ starring Marion Cotillard; Bennett Miller’s ‘Foxcatcher,’ starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum and Mark Ruffalo; ‘The Search,’ Michel Hazavanicius’ follow-up to his Oscar-winning ‘The Artist,’ and then the latest movies from the likes of Zhang Yimou, Jean-Luc Godard, Mike Leigh and Ken Loach, among others. The 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival will open on May 14th with Olivier Dahan’s ‘Grace of Monaco,’ starring Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly. Check out the full list below.

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3 More Behind-The-Scenes Featurettes For ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’

X Men Days of Future Past Poster High Res1 3 More Behind The Scenes Featurettes For ‘X Men: Days Of Future Past’

Closely following the Magneto and Mystique behind-the-scenes featurettes, three more have arrived online for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past.’ Acting as a sequel to both ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ and ‘X-Men: First Class,’ ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ includes cast members from both: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Shawn Ashmore, Ellen Page, and Daniel Cudmore return from ‘X-Men: The Last Stand,’ while James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult and Lucas Till return from ‘X-Men: First Class.’

Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Booboo Stewart, Fan Bingbing, Adan Canto, Evan Peters and Josh Helman round out the film’s principal cast. Co-written, produced and directed by Bryan Singer, ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ is based on the 1981 Uncanny X-Men storyline “Days of Future Past” by Chris Claremont and John Byrne.  The film is scheduled to hit both 2D and 3D theaters on May 23rd.

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