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Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide into the Earth.
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Watch Why First And Final Frames Are So Important In Epic Movie Mash-Up Watch Why First And Final Frames Are So Important In Epic Movie Mash-Up
The world's greatest filmmakers tell their stories from the very first frame in their movies to the very last. Need proof? Just watch the amazing supercut below, and you'll notice just how many brilliant films have beginnings and endings that work in stunning tandem.

Watch Why First And Final Frames Are So Important In Epic Movie Mash-Up

8 Indies You Must See Before They Leave Theaters 8 Indies You Must See Before They Leave Theaters
But if you spent your Thanksgiving holiday seeing The Muppets, Arthur Christmas, Hugo and all the rest, you're either seeing Shame in limited release this weekend or totally stuck without options. Or are you?

8 Indies You Must See Before They Leave Theaters

Kirsten Dunst Moving From Melancholia To Red Light Winter Kirsten Dunst Moving From Melancholia To Red Light Winter
Dunst, surprisingly, is carving her niche in the indie community at this moment. She earned an award at the Cannes Film Festival for her Melancholia turn – weathering bad press from Von Trier’s controversial Nazi comments – and is generating mild Oscar buzz (in a crowded Best Actress field). This is a distinct reversal from the beating Dunst took from fanboys during the Spider-Man 3 days...

Kirsten Dunst Moving From Melancholia To Red Light Winter

Weekend Box Office: Audiences Hand Victory To Immortals Weekend Box Office: Audiences Hand Victory To Immortals
From the stylized fighting to the over abundance of enhanced abs, it's hard not to draw comparisons between 300 and this weekend's new entry Immortals. But one place where the two diverge is box office performance. While Immortals banked a decent $32 million, it fell short of the $70 million the highly anticipated 300 opened to back in 2007.

Weekend Box Office: Audiences Hand Victory To Immortals

New Character Posters For Lars Von Trier's Melancholia New Character Posters For Lars Von Trier's Melancholia
Dunst, her adoring film husband (Alexander Skarsgard), her brother (Kiefer Sutherland), her father (John Hurt), and her sister (Charolette Gainsbourg) all get their own one-sheet along with a special poster featuring director Lars von Trier, who deserves a poster for being such a character in real life.

New Character Posters For Lars Von Trier's Melancholia

Toronto Film Festival Day 1: Moneyball, Melancholia and Coriolanus Toronto Film Festival Day 1: Moneyball, Melancholia and Coriolanus
In case you missed it on the main site, I'm recording as many video blogs as possible from this year's Toronto Film Festival to capture what I've seen, where I've seen it, and whatever else is happening of interest around here. Below is the first video blog, recorded on the back porch of the super-hip, concrete block apartment where I'm staying. For more detailed writeups of each film you can go here; keep checking back for more as the festival rolls on.

Toronto Film Festival Day 1: Moneyball, Melancholia and Coriolanus

Toronto Film Festival Video Blog #1: Melancholia, Moneyball And Coriolanus Reviewed Toronto Film Festival Video Blog #1: Melancholia, Moneyball And Coriolanus Reviewed
For this year's festival I'll be trying a slightly different method of reviews, combining regular video blogs with what I've seen that day with short mini-reviews of each film (with longer versions to come either when they are released or later in the festival). Today we've got Lars Von Trier's Melancholia, Bennett Miller's Moneyball and Ralph Fiennes's Coriolanus on deck

Toronto Film Festival Video Blog #1: Melancholia, Moneyball And Coriolanus Reviewed

Lars Von Trier Wants Stellan Skarsgard For His Hardcore Porn Film Lars Von Trier Wants Stellan Skarsgard For His Hardcore Porn Film
Skarsgard, who appears alongside Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg in the Cannes hit Melancholia, tells E! News that Von Trier has asked him to play the lead in a film that would explore a woman’s sexual drive from birth to age 50. Speaking from Berlin, Von Trier says he has been interviewing all of the women he knew as a younger man, and is finding them to be very vocal about their needs and desires

Lars Von Trier Wants Stellan Skarsgard For His Hardcore Porn Film

Newest Trailer For Melancholia Will Take Your Breath Away Newest Trailer For Melancholia Will Take Your Breath Away
Earlier this week the first UK trailer for Lars von Trier's Melancholia arrived online. I thought it was a fine trailer that did a good job explaining what the film is about, presenting the actors, and previewing von Trier's style. In retrospect, however, that trailer was garbage. How do I know that? Because the film's first domestic trailer is now online and there's no comparison.

Newest Trailer For Melancholia Will Take Your Breath Away

Kirsten Dunst Gets Married In UK Trailer For Lars von Trier's Melancholia Kirsten Dunst Gets Married In UK Trailer For Lars von Trier's Melancholia
At this year's Cannes Film Festival, most headlines were about Lars von Trier's "Nazi" comments and his banishment from the festival, but one small detail slipped through the cracks: his newest film, Melancholia, is a damn good film. Starring Kirsten Dunst, who took home the festival's Best Actress Award, the film is about two sisters whose relationship is strained when it appears that a planet is going to collide with the Earth and prove to be the end of the world.

Kirsten Dunst Gets Married In UK Trailer For Lars von Trier's Melancholia

Tree Of Life Wins Palme d'Or At Cannes Tree Of Life Wins Palme d'Or At Cannes
The surprise decision was announced in French by this year’s head judge Robert De Niro, climaxing a night of surprises that included a Best Actress win for Kirsten Dunst in Lars Von Trier’s Melancholia

Tree Of Life Wins Palme d'Or At Cannes

Cannes Bans Lars Von Trier For Tasteless But Tongue In Cheek Nazi Remarks Cannes Bans Lars Von Trier For Tasteless But Tongue In Cheek Nazi Remarks
While I assumed the hubbub around von Trier's remarks-- in which he, tongue firmly planted in cheek, called himself a Nazi and that he "admired Hitler"-- would blow over quickly, Cannes itself has officially turned it into a Big Deal. The festival has declared von Trier "persona non grata"

Cannes Bans Lars Von Trier For Tasteless But Tongue In Cheek Nazi Remarks

Be Befuddled And Intrigued By The First Trailer For Lars Von Trier's Disaster Movie Melancholia Be Befuddled And Intrigued By The First Trailer For Lars Von Trier's Disaster Movie Melancholia
Lars Von Trier is describing his new film Melancholia as "a beautiful movie about the end of the world," and it's hard to imagine what could make fans of the Dogville and Antichrist director happier to hear. The famously iconoclastic von Trier is back once again

Be Befuddled And Intrigued By The First Trailer For Lars Von Trier's Disaster Movie Melancholia

Lars Von Trier Reveals The Plot Of His Disaster Movie Melancholia Lars Von Trier Reveals The Plot Of His Disaster Movie Melancholia
Controversial, eccentric, and generally weird film director Lars von Trier has revealed some of the plot of his upcoming film, Melancholia. Last summer

Lars Von Trier Reveals The Plot Of His Disaster Movie Melancholia

John Hurt Is The Last To Be Cast In Lars Von Trier's Melancholia John Hurt Is The Last To Be Cast In Lars Von Trier's Melancholia
John Hurt as well as his new co-stars Kirsten Dunst, Kiefer Sutherland, Charlotte Rampling, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Udo Kier, Stellan and Alexander Skarsgard will get to work on the $7.5 million project

John Hurt Is The Last To Be Cast In Lars Von Trier's Melancholia

Kirsten Dunst To Star In Lars Van Trier's Melancholia Kirsten Dunst To Star In Lars Van Trier's Melancholia
After the uncomfortable splash von Trier made in the fall with Antichrist, news of his next project, a psychological disaster film, was hot stuff. In addition to Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland

Kirsten Dunst To Star In Lars Van Trier's Melancholia

Penelope Cruz Prepares To Get Tortured By Lars Von Trier-- UPDATED Penelope Cruz Prepares To Get Tortured By Lars Von Trier-- UPDATED
Following in the footsteps of Charlotte Gainsbourg, Nicole Kidman and Bryce Dallas Howard, Penelope Cruz will be the next actress to be tortured by Lars von Trier and then win scads of critical acclaim

Penelope Cruz Prepares To Get Tortured By Lars Von Trier-- UPDATED

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