Over the last two years, The Weinstein Company has taken The King’s Speech and The Artist – both of which could have been conceived and filmed in almost any time period in which films existed – to Picture victories at the Academy Awards. Stormy weather certainly doesn’t cloud the boutique
Check out the international trailer for Mike Newell’s upcoming film Great Expectations, which stars Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Jessie Cave, Jeremy Irvine, Jason Flemyng and Holliday Grainger. (That’s nearly a Harry Potter reunion! 4 Harry Potter starsThe Goblet of Fire director!).
The Venice Film Festival, which we discussed last week, might give way to some Oscar contenders, but the Toronto International Film Festival is where the awards season really begins. After all, the last five Picture winners played at the fest. If that trend continues, one hoping to find this year’s eventual