With 2012 coming to an end in just a few weeks, some notable films can easily get lost in the shuffle. One such example is Gus Van Sant’s Promised Land. The small-town, anti-fracking drama won’t be placed on my year-end list, but it’s a well-crafted, humanistic story featuring quality performances and well worth checking out.
Focus Features is now gearing up for a release at the end of the month and if you’re looking for a preview, we’ve got over seven minutes of footage from the film, as well as a batch of stills featuring stars Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Frances McDormand, Rosemarie DeWitt, Scoot McNairy, Titus Welliver and Hal Holbrook. Check them all out below and read our review here.
Promised Land hits theaters on December 28th before expanding wide on January 4th.
BAMcinématek The extremely exciting “Black & White ’Scope: International Cinema” begins its run with The 400 Blows on Friday, La Dolce Vita on Saturday, and a print of Andrei Rublev on Sunday. Anthology Film Archives “This Is Celluloid: 35mm” brings pictures from Lang, Ford, Walsh, Corman, and more. Dovzhenko films Earth, Arsenal, and Zvenigora play […]
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