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PUSS IN BOOTS SET TO CLAW ITS WAY TO THE TOP

October 28, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

A swashbuckling cat is likely to lay waste to a host of rivals this weekend, and analysts are expecting it to be rewarded with $35-40 million. DreamWorks Animation’s Puss in Boots, with Antonio Banderas providing the cat’s meow, appears to have little competition for family audiences. (Paramount, which is distributing the film, moved it up […]

HORROR FILM A HIT AT CANNES

May 19, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

A horror film may be the last thing one would expect to turn up at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, but Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar’s The Skin I Live In (La Piel Que Habito) — about a crazed plastic surgeon who exacts vengeance on the man he believes raped his daughter by turning him into […]

WOODY: IT’S CHEAPER TO FILM OVERSEAS

August 25, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Woody Allen made the case for “run away production” at a news conference in Madrid Tuesday. He told reporters that he has made nearly all of his movies abroad in recent years because he could no longer afford to make them in New York. Moreover, he said, European actors and film crews have a creative […]