Oh, Twixt. I has been on board this project since late 2010 — it’s called Twixt Now and Sunrise! Val Kilmer is starring! — and was only more compelled when Francis Ford Coppola promised to show the film in a radical, free-form fashion that would create one of 2011′s most unique in-theater experiences. My faith was a bit shaken when the trailer made it all appear a little cheap and schlocky, but I kept the necessary faith. Then the reviews came in.
Now, more than halfway through 2012, we’ve only received our first word of a U.S. opening — and it isn’t much. I can’t even believe I’m typing this, but word has come in that Coppola will open Twixt at San Francisco’s Sundance Kabuki Cinemas Theater this coming Friday, August 10th; he’ll be doing a Q & A at the 4:45 and 7:15 screenings on that day. If you want to see it, air travel might be in your future. [STYD]
Does this mean an opening in some major markets — namely, New York City — is on the way? I had almost lost hope in you, Twixt, but I know you can play before my eyes some day. In 3D, please.
Also, here’s a terrible Japanese poster with Elle Fanning (via IMPAwards):
Have you also been holding out hope for Twixt to hit U.S. theaters? Are you anywhere near this theater?
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. Check out our rundown below and return every Tuesday for the best (or most interesting) films one can take home. Note that if you’re looking to support […]
Latest posts from The Film Stage