Mirroring the early year release for his last film, the spy thriller Haywire, Open Road Films has let us know when we’ll be able to swallow Steven Soderbergh‘s Bitter Pill. Deadline has reported the drama has just been set for a February 8th, 2013 release date, which is the same weekend the next Nicholas Sparks adaptation Safe Haven is set to land. It will also arrive a week before Fox’s big blockbuster A Good Day to Die Hard.
Scott Z. Burns‘ script centers on a young woman, Elizabeth Hawkins (Rooney Mara), who begins to have paranoid delusions upon the ingestion of a medication prescribed by her new psychiatrist (Jude Law). The two begin to have a sexual relationship, some bad things happen with her husband (Channing Tatum), and nobody goes home happy. Catherine Zeta-Jones and Vinessa Shaw are also part of the cast and following the first pics of Mara on set, Social Lite gives u our first glimpse at Law. Not much to go on here, but it looks to be at least a bit different than his gap-toothed Contagion character.
Steven Soderbergh‘s next film, Magic Mike, hits theaters June 29th and we can expect a trailer this month.
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I discuss Alex Garland‘s sci-fi feature Ex Machina, which is currently in wide release. After that, we take a look at the films coming to theaters and home video in the coming week, as well as an odd […]
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit the interwebs. Every week, one will be able to see the cream of the crop (or perhaps some simply interesting picks) of streaming […]
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
Genre film fans are likely familiar with writer Alex Garland‘s output over the last decade and a half. He made his name with a splash when his novel was adapted into the backpacking adventure thriller The Beach in 2000 and struck again with screenplay for 28 Days Later which some credit as the fire that helped reignite […]
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