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Lulu Wang Speaks Out Against Upcoming Biopic About Lang Lang

The filmmaker wrote that she is “f***ing exhausted.” The news that Ron Howard is making a film based on Chinese pianist Lang Lang’s memoir, Journey of a Thousand Miles, only broke a few days ago. However, since then the announcement has drawn a lot of criticism. Director Lulu Wang has notably spoken out against the decision, comparing […]Read More

First Look At Vanessa Kirby & Shia LaBeouf In ‘Pieces

The eagerly anticipated teaser trailer gives a glimpse into Vanessa Kirby’s award-winning performance, which saw her scoop the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival 2020. The first English-language feature from Hungarian filmmaker Kornél Mundruczó, Pieces of a Woman explores the complexities and trials of married life between Martha (Vanessa Kirby) and […]Read More

Sarah Snook to Star in Adaptation of Jane Austen’s ‘Persuasion’

Succession star Sarah Snook has been cast in the lead role of Jane Austen’s Persuasion, an upcoming adaptation of Jane Austen’s final novel. Sarah Snook will portray the protagonist, Anne Elliot, who must endure a series of romantic challenges in this period drama. Elliot is a woman who, “many years after refusing the proposal of […]Read More

Harry Styles & Lily James In Talks To Star In

Harry Styles and Lily James are in negotiations to star in Amazon Studios’ forthcoming adaptation of Bethan Roberts’ novel My Policeman, Deadline reported on Friday. My Policeman will be directed by Michael Grandage, with an adapted screenplay written by Ron Nyswaner. The screenwriter was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for his […]Read More

First Look At ‘Nomadland’ Starring Frances McDormand

With the festival circuit and the film industry as a whole attempting to adapt and steadily pick up the pieces following wide-spread lockdown, Chloé Zhao’s second feature has been teased with a trailer lasting less than a minute. Already beginning to garner rave reviews from the Toronto International Film Festival, Nomadland, its director and lead […]Read More

Harry Styles Replaces Shia LaBeouf in ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ cast

In April, Olivia Wilde excitedly announced the cast for her second feature film, Don’t Worry Darling, including big stars such as Florence Pugh, Chris Pine, and Shia LaBeouf. Yesterday, however, the director tweeted a picture of her new star, Harry Styles, with Pugh, captioned: “Jack & Alice. #DontWorryDarling”. The former One Direction member has not […]Read More

#BoycottMulan: Why Disney’s ‘Mulan’ has Caused Controversy

Calls to boycott Mulan are trending on Twitter as Disney’s latest adaptation premiered last Friday. Following previous criticism surrounding the premium release of Mulan to Disney+—which saw viewers having to pay an extra £20 on top of the £60 a year subscription fee—the film has been subject to backlash via the hashtag #BoycottMulan because of […]Read More

First Look at Gia Coppola’s new Film ‘Mainstream’

The first stills of Gia Coppola’s second film, Mainstream, have been released following its premiere at the Venice Film Festival. Co-written and directed by Coppola, granddaughter of The Godfather director Francis Ford Coppola, Mainstream is a satirical take on the social media influencer lifestyle and industry in Los Angeles. Starring Stranger Things’ Maya Hawke in […]Read More