Tag Archive: Alicia Vikander

[WATCH] See Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange in first trailer for THE FIFTH ESTATE

With WikiLeaks back in the spotlight thanks to Edward Snowden — not to mention Alex Gibney’s insightful new documentary, We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks — a new drama, The Fifth Estate, looks set to capitalise on this renewed interest with an awards season release set. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange and Daniel Bruhl as Daniel …

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Win a double pass to ANNA KARENINA

New Zealand cinemas are currently being inundated with acclaimed awards season films, but one film which is equally deserving and has been unfairly overlooked so far is Joe Wright’s breathtaking and inventive Tolstoy adaptation Anna Karenina, starring Keira Knightley, Jude Law and Aaron Taylor-Johnson. This highly ambitious film radically challenges our preconceptions of what a literary …

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Win A ROYAL AFFAIR on BLU-RAY

Denmark’s entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the upcoming Academy Awards and Golden Globes is A Royal Affair, a lavish and impressively acted historical drama set in the 18th century which tells the fascinating true story of an ordinary man who wins the Queen’s heart and starts a revolution. Written and directed by Nikolaj Arcel …

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[WATCH] 6-minute clip from Joe Wright’s ANNA KARENINA

There is certainly no shortage of ambitious literary adaptations heading our way in the final third of 2012, with Ang Lee’s Life of Pi, Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby (both in 3D) and Joe Wright’s Anna Karenina all set for awards season releases. Last month’s first trailer gave us an intriguing look into Wright’s visually sumptuous adaptation of Tolstoy’s celebrated novel, and today …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for Joe Wright’s ANNA KARENINA starring Keira Knightley

After some hit (Hanna) and miss (The Soloist) genre diversions, Pride and Prejudice and Atonement director Joe Wright is back to what he does best with an adaptation of Leo Tolstoy‘s classic romance Anna Karenina. Scripted by Tom Stoppard (Brazil, Shakespeare in Love), the film stars Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Aaron Johnson, and Kelly Macdonald, with Matthew Macfadyen, Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, Emily Watson, Olivia Williams and Ruth Wilson. The first trailer arrived today and …

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