With The Hurt Locker, it’s no question that director Kathryn Bigelow helped skyrocket the career of her lead Jeremy Renner. Now for her latest film Zero Dark Thirty, which chronicles the hunt for Osama bin Laden, her next lead Jessica Chastain is clearly well-established thanks to a stellar 2011, but sight unseen, the actress’ latest role could certainly lead to some additional, deserved exposure. If anyone had doubts, Sony has released a new batch of stills and Chastain is most definitely in the spotlight, contending for the Best Actress statue. Check them out below, and one above featuring Kyle Chandler, for the drama that arrives one month from today.
Zero Dark Thirty opens in limited release on December 19th.
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I discuss Don Hertzfeldt’s new short film World of Tomorrow, which will be released on March 31st on VOD (or stream below). Then we dive into a feature review of David Robert Mitchell‘s horror film It Follows, which […]
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