• Pride And Glory
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    Pride And Glory

    2008-09-11T17:09:00Z

    Dir. Gavin O’Connor. US. 2008 125 min. After sitting on the shelf for the better part of two years, Gavin O’Connor’s bruising Manhattan melodrama charges into a congested festival lineup breathing fire and smoke. A coiling police saga about the clash between family and career loyalties, ...

  • Warrior
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    Warrior

    2011-08-10T01:00:00Z

    Dir: Gavin O’Connor. US. 2011. 139mins

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    Fine Line options script from O'Connor brothers

    2000-06-27T01:22:00Z

    Fine Line Features has optioned Pride And Glory , a new script from Gregory and Gavin O'Connor, the same team behind Fine Line's Tumbleweeds . The script, which the brothers co-wrote with Robert A Hopes, is currently being reworked by Joe Carnahan, who wrote and directed Blood, Guts, Bullets And ...

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    Toronto reviews

    2008-09-04T14:37:00Z

    Gala Presentations Burn After Reading (Joel and Ethan Coen) Dean Spanley (Toa Fraser) The Duchess (Saul Dibb) Fifty Dead Men Walking (Kari Skogland) La Fille De Monaco (Anne Fontaine) The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (Jodie Markell) Nothing But The Truth (Rod Lurie) ...

  • United States at AFM
    Features

    United States at AFM

    2009-11-03T12:59:00Z

    New projects from Robert Redford, Catherine Hardwicke, Paul Haggis and Sofia Coppola.

  • Features

    2008: The New Line Highlights

    2007-10-26T00:00:00Z

    Jan 25: Be Kind Rewind Michel Gondry's latest offbeat comedy features Jack Black as a video-store employee who accidentally erases all the tapes, so re-enacts and refilms them. Mos Def co-stars. Feb 29: Semi-Pro Will Ferrell plays a former benchwarmer who returns to his basketball team in an attempt to ...

  • Features

    Rome opens on a high

    2008-10-17T00:00:00Z

    Being the new kid on the block may have its challenges but the three-year-old Rome International Film Festival is rising to them with aplomb. In its first two editions, Rome's ability to squeeze its 10-day festival into the logjam of the autumn calendar raised eyebrows, as did its ability to ...

  • News

    Ready for action: EFM preview

    2009-01-30T00:00:00Z

    It looks like rich pickings for international buyers at this year's European Film Market, with new projects from leading film-makers including Peter Weir, Julian Schnabel, Robert Redford, Pen-ek Ratanaruang and Bruce Robinson. PERIOD 1939 (UK) Dir/scr: Stephen Poliakoff BBC Films' $6m thriller marks the return of writer-director Poliakoff ( ...

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    Toronto: The Buzz Films

    2008-08-29T07:19:00Z

    THE BUZZ FILMS GALA PRESENTATIONS Dean Spanley (UK-NZ) Dir: Toa Fraser The story : Based on Lord Dunsany's novel My Talks With Dean Spanley , this charts the relationship between a stiff Englishman and his son. The cast : Peter O'Toole plays opposite Jeremy Northam as his son and ...

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    Buzz Films - Toronto 2008: the lowdown

    2008-08-29T00:00:00Z

    GALA PRESENTATIONS Dean Spanley (UK-NZ) Dir: Toa Fraser The story: Based on Lord Dunsany's novel My Talks With Dean Spanley , this charts the relationship between a stiff Englishman and his son. The cast: Peter O'Toole plays opposite Jeremy Northam as his son and Sam Neill as an eccentric dean. ...