Where’s the Beef? He’ll be at the New York-area Alamo Drafthouse Cinema next month, joining Fango for a 35mm screening of Brian De Palma’s PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE! De Palma’s 1974 cult classic will be shown at the Drafthouse (2548 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY) on Friday, December 4 at 8 p.m.; actor Gerrit Graham, […]
Julien’s is auctioning off the Colt AR15 rifle and M203 grenade launcher props that Tony Montana used in Scarface. The launcher was handmade for Brian De Palma’s film, but it was reused in Predator as part of Dutch’s gun. So it’s Schwarzenegger’s little friend too.
Brian De Palma (Credit: Slashfilm) Brian De Palma is headed to China to direct the action thriller Lights Out. The film tells a story of a blind Chinese girl inadvertently caught in a plot to expose a top-secret assassination program. Arclight Films and Huace Media Group recently introduced their joint venture Aurora [...]
Brian De Palma (Credit: The Hollywood Reporter) Brian De Palma is headed to China to direct the action thriller Lights Out. The film tells a story of a blind Chinese girl inadvertently caught in a plot to expose a top-secret assassination program. Arclight Films and Huace Media Group recently introduced their joint venture [...]
People can probably spy on her, though. Read more...
Brian De Palma has been attached to quite a few promising projects over the years. Most exciting of all, the director was going to reunite with his Scarface and Carlito’s Way star, Al Pacino, for a film about coach Joe Paterno. Whether De Palma is still involved with Happy Valley is unknown, and the same can be said for The Key Man and Heat. Show More Summary
Brian De Palma (Mission: Impossible, Scarface, Carrie) has signed on to helm Lights Out – the first project run through Arclight and Hauce Films’ joint venture, Aurora Alliance Films. The film tells the story of a blind Chinese girl unwittingly caught up in a plot to expose a top secret assassination program. Show More Summary
Brian De Palma is set to direct an upcoming action thriller, Lights Out, Variety reports. The movie is the first of a slate of “high-concept action films” made by Aurora Alliance Films, a joint venture banner between Huace, one of China’s leading TV producers, and Sydney- and Los Angeles-based Arclight Films. Show More Summary
China’s Huace Pictures and Arclight Films to fund his first film in four years.
Momentum Pictures has acquired rights in multiple territories including the U.S. to Outlaws & Angels, the revenge Western starring Luke Wilson, Chad Michael Murray, Teri Polo and Francesca Eastwood. The pic, written and directed by J.T. Show More Summary
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Real Madrid will look to extend their stay at the top of the La Liga table with a win over Las Palmas on Saturday. Though their start to the season has been a slightly stuttering one, Real Madrid's 3-1 victory away at Celta de Vigo last weekend ensured they stayed joint-top of the table with Barcelona. Show More Summary
The best thing in “The Martian” isn’t the science or the suspense but the strangeness of space—an element that its director, Ridley Scott, downplays and that Brian De Palma revels in, with gleeful inventiveness, in his 2000 feature, “Mission to Mars,” which I discuss in this clip. Show More Summary
De Palma and Cronenberg offer complementary narratives of co-dependent psychosis. Read more...
It was only a little more than a decade ago that Mars passed close to Earth, just a stones throw, relatively speaking. Many people looked up. Many more people said, "so what?" Just as Brian De Palma's 2000 film, Mission to Mars, hadShow More Summary
A portrait of the often controversial director becomes a feast of film fanaticism.
Blow-Up is a wildly influential movie with a couple of truly marvelous sequences, and a whole lot of dead air. It’s been vaunted to the status of classic, yes, but the films it inspired have proven far more durable, movies that still play as vibrant works of art rather than time-capsule curios. …Read More
For lovers of cinema, "De Palma" is about as close to cinematic bliss as it gets. Jake Paltrow & Noah Baumbach's intimate documentary is essentially an autobiography of legendary filmmaker Brian De Palma, the director responsible for...Show More Summary
Gawker will be covering this year’s New York Film Festival with dispatches in the form of quick reviews and interviews throughout the festival’s October 11 conclusion. Our first batch, focused on three documentary tributes—De Palma, Everything Is Copy, and No Home Movie—is below. Read more...
De Palma has both the scope and specificity of the essential text Hitchcock/Truffaut, covering the entire career (even the movies we don’t really talk about) with pausing for in-depth explanations of the reasoning behind certain iconic shots, or the aesthetics of trademark techniques. …Read More