Cinephiles everywhere have been hungrily anticipating 'Stoker', the first English-language production by acclaimed Korean director Park Chan-Wook ('Oldboy', 'Sympathy for Lady Vengeance'). With a visionary director at the helm, and a cast that includes Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska and Matthew Goode, 'Stoker' is easily one of the must-see films in the first quarter of next year, and today brings us our very first look at the thriller.
This year’s Cannes Film Festival has delivered some off-the-charts bizarre on-screen action, from Kristen Stewart's nudity in the risqué ‘On the Road’ to the dizzying ‘Holy Motors,’ which left one critic feeling “drunk” after its press screening. But few can hold a candle to Lee Daniels’ ‘The Paperboy,’ which allegedly contains a graphic scene of Nicole Kidman urinating on ‘High School Musical’ heartthrob Zac Efron.
Celebrated war correspondent Martha Gellhorn was on the front lines of virtually every significant international conflict for 60 years. And while her work was highly respected, it was her brief and tumultuous marriage to author Ernest Hemingway that takes center-stage in 'Hemingway & Gellhorn,' an upcoming HBO film with Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman in the title roles.
Nicole Kidman is in talks to play Grace Kelly in 'Grace of Monaco,' a smaller production helmed by 'La Vie en Rose's' director Oliver Dahan. The story takes place in 1962, when Kelly helps keep her husband - the Prince of Monaco - from being ousted. Kelly would be 33 in the story, Kidman is currently 44.