Admittedly, I’m not up on my knowledge of crime thrillers. Then again, it’s not one of my favorite genres. But, there are films that do elicit multiple viewings, such as Nicolas Winding Refn’s Drive. Writer/director Gerard Johnson, whose previous work Tony hinted at London’s seedy underground, returns with corrupt-cop thriller Hyena, which made its debut […]
Underrated screen and stage actor Alessandro Nivola (above) has been added to the cast of NEON DEMON, Nicolas Winding Refn's new female-centric horror picture. Deadline has it that Nivola will play a fashion impresario who taps Elle Fanning as his muse. Show More Summary
Nicolas Winding Refn begins shooting 'The Neon Demon' in Los Angeles with an all-star cast that includes Christina Hendricks. [...]
"Drive" director Nicolas Winding Refn is back on the streets of Los Angeles, where production has begun on his upcoming horror film, "The Neon Demon."
As scheduled, Nicolas Winding Refn's wonderfully titled horror picture NEON DEMON has officially begun production in Los Angeles today, so says Space Rocket Nation. About the commencement, Refn beamed: “I very much look forward to the odyssey I’ll be taking with all these wonderful actresses (and a few guys) to travel beyond ‘The Neon... Read More...
Space Rocket Nation announced today the start of production in Los Angeles on Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon, Bloody Disgusting learned. In the film, “When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she […]
Starring Elle Fanning, Jena Malone, Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, Christina Hendricks and Keanu Reeves The post Production Begins on Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
NOTE: This review was written in 2013 at the time of the film’s release. In light of a recent documentary, ‘My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn’, about the production of the film, I found it relevant to shine new light on its derided and largely forgotten subject matter. In retrospect, I would have written this review slightly [...]Show More Summary
Another new face has joined Nicolas Winding Refn’s female-driven horror film THE NEON DEMON as Variety reports that STONEWALL actor Karl Glusman landed a role in the film. We recently caught some possible details about the film...Show More Summary
Stonewall actor Karl Glusman has joined Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon, the female-driven horror tale starring Elle Fanning, reports Variety. The pic also stars Keanu Reeves, Christina Hendricks, Abbey Lee (Drive), Jena Malone (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1), and Bella Heathcote (Dark Shadows) and is Refn’s follow-up to Only God Forgives, starring Ryan […]
There have been numerous attempts to make films out of the gory tale of Countess Elizabeth Báthory’s rise to serial killing… Read More
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A reminder that sometimes filmmakers should stay behind the camera.
Nicolas Winding Refn and Liv Corfixen talk to Salon about their new documentary
The documentary plays in Los Angeles and New York starting tonight. Read the full article on AICN If you just went on his output, you wouldn’t be blamed for thinking that Nicolas Winding Refn is a broody, inscrutable guy, a walking ball of intensity and artistic ambition with a dark side plastered all over his face. Show More Summary
I could watch Ryan Gosling listen to Nicolas Winding Refn talk about sex and violence all day.
"My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn was an honest glimpse, for better and for worse, into the inner workings of a cinematic genius and made for quite the compelling watch!""The Arrow reviews My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn" Read More...
I’m a sucker for a great behind-the-scenes moviemaking documentary. “Hearts of Darkness” and “Burden of Dreams” are must-sees, and the first thing I look at when Criterion announces their monthly releases is the list of special features, often as insightful and educational as a great film book or even a lecture in a class. Show More Summary
My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn, Liv Corfixen’s behind-the-scenes look at the production of Only God Forgives, has a clear precedent in Hearts Of Darkness, Eleanor Coppola’s behind-the-scenes look at the production of Apocalypse Now. Show More Summary
The documentary ‘My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn’ goes up close and personal during the making of ‘Only God Forgives.’ Watch an exclusive clip of Gosling and Refn.