Back to normal? Cannes Film Festival prepares to party
After the 2020 Cannes Film Festival was canceled by the pandemic and the 2021 edition was scaled back — even kisses were forbade on the red carpet — the lavish French Riviera cinema soiree is set to return with a festival that promises to be something like normal.
Possessor is masterfully complex, and director Brandon Cronenberg has the potential to exceed his father’s legacy
click to enlarge Well Go USA EntertainmentPrepare for the unexpected with Brandon Cronenberg's mind-blowing, cyberpunk odyssey "Possessor." But, dare I say, Brandon has the potential to exceed his father’s legacy. click to enlarge Indiecan EntertainmentSee no evil, speak no evil, smell no evil. “Parallel,” the latest from director Isaac Ezban, deals more specifically with alternate, parallel universes, but it still falls within the same framework. Good movies, awful movies, movies that are so gloriously bad you can’t help but champion them.sacurrent.com
Tarantino has deal for 2 books on films, including 1 his own
The Oscar-winning director has a two-book deal with Harper, beginning with a novelization of “Once Upon a Time ... In Hollywood” was released in 2019 and stars Leonardo DiCaprio as an actor and Brad Pitt as his stunt double. “In the ‘70s movie novelizations were the first adult books I grew up reading," Tarantino said in a statement Tuesday. “I see myself writing film books and starting to write theater, so I’ll still be creative. I just think I’ve given all I have to give to movies.”_____AP Film Writer Jake Coyle contributed to this report.