Between the subtly chilling performances of the main cast and Mary Harron’s distinct, immersive directing style, Alias Grace has all the markings of the horror genre. Historical fiction or period drama don’t quite encapsulate what this show looks and feels like on their own. It’s a horror series. And its monster is… Read more...
The period drama "Alias Grace" is a six-part miniseries based on the 1996 novel of the same name written by Margaret Atwood. The series is directed by Mary Harron ("American... For more, visit our blog !
How "American Psycho" director Mary Harron brought a harrowing story of female servitude to Netflix.
Writer Sarah Polley and director Mary Harron talk about the timelessness of the “Handmaid’s Tale” author’s work.
"Vachon, now 55, has either launched or been instrumental in developing the careers of such idiosyncratic talents as Todd Solondz (Happiness), Kimberly Peirce (Boys Don't Cry), Mary Harron (I Shot Andy Warhol), and John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch)" - not to mention Todd Haynes, from Poison to Velvet Goldmine to Far From […]
It’s perhaps no surprise that, in 2017, we’re experiencing something of a Margaret Atwood boom. It’s difficult to banish Hulu’s Emmy-winning “The Handmaid’s Tale” from the mind as Netflix’s “Alias Grace,” premiering in its entirety this...Show More Summary
The Stephen King renaissance continues. In the wake of IT arriving in theaters, director Andy Muschietti expressed an interest in adapting Stephen King’s Pet Sematary, previously adapted by Mary Harron in 1989. That sounded like an incredible idea to us, but it seems Paramount had other plans. Deadline reports tonight that Dennis Widmyer and Kevin […]
Netflix is bringing the next Margaret Atwood story to life with Alias Grace, an adaptation of the Canadian author’s 1996 novel of the same name. Based on a true story and directed by Mary Harron (American Psycho) the show’s official synopsis from Netflix is: The six-hour miniseries follows Grace Marks (Sarah Gadon), a poor, young [...]
“Hey, Al…” Talk about going full meta. One of my all-time favorite horror movies is Lionsgate’s American Psycho, directed by Mary Harron from a novel by Bret Easton Ellis. I could be flipping through the channels, and if I catch the film at any point it would be impossible for me to turn off. It’s […]
Kyle Buchanan talks to Leslye Headland (Sleeping With Other People), Mary Harron (American Psycho), Paul Feig (Bridesmaids), John Krokidas (Kill Your Darlings), and half a dozen others (including Paul Verhoeven of Showgirls, of cour...
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Mary Harron is directing from an adapted screenplay by Sarah Polley The post Alias Grace Miniseries Begins Production appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Who would have predicted that the hottest commodity in TV this year would be a 76-year-old Canadian feminist poet? (Okay, sure, maybe we’ve thought about it. But we wouldn’t have predicted it.) Yet, here we are, receiving press releases...Show More Summary
Yes, yes and yes. In short: YES. Read more...
Three very influential artists are partaking in the making of an upcoming Netflix miniseries. The first is Margaret Atwood, providing source material through her based-on-a-true-story crime novel, Alias Grace. The second is writer/director/actor...Show More Summary
American Psycho director Mary Harron will helm the six-hour true crime miniseries The post Netflix & Sarah Polley Take on Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Sure, Netflix has Degrassi: The Next Class, but its programming slate has been a little lacking in the "stories about the Great White North" department recently. Luckily, the company has teamed up with Canadian network CBC to produce a six-part mini-series take on Canadian author Margaret Atwood's novel Alias Grace, ... More »
The six-hour miniseries is based on the story of convicted murderer Grace Marks and on Atwood's book of the same name. read more
Mary Harron’s 2000 adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis’ novel American Psycho has become an enduring cult classic, with the film looming even larger in the public’s imagination than the controversial book upon which it was based. In a piece...Show More Summary
“There is an idea of Margot Robbie, some kind of abstraction,” says Robbie, who plays Harley Quinn in DC’s Suicide Squad. The video is a spoof on Mary Harron’s 2000 adaptation of American Psycho, which featured Christian Bale as the maniac Patrick Bateman. Here, Robbie takes on the scene in which Bateman obsesses over his […]