'Sex' tedious, talky at Capital Rep - Albany
Albany Times Union'Sex' tedious, talky at Capital RepAlbany Times UnionSecond, in 1972, Bernardo Bertolucci shocked the sensibilities of film audiences with the intense erotic drama "Last Tango in Paris," in which Marlon Brando, as a man in his 50s, and a much younger woman (Maria Schneider) worked out their sexual ...and more »
Posted on 27 September 2017 | 8:03 am
French heartthrob Louis Garrel thinks Godard
InterviewFrench heartthrob Louis Garrel thinks Godard is the Picasso of filmInterviewOf all the actor-directors you could think of to portray Nouvelle Vague legend Jean-Luc Godard, aquiline-nosed heartthrob Louis Garrel seems like a natural fit. Not simply because their physical resemblance is uncanny. (Seriously, it's worth a side-by ...
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 10:49 am
Ryuichi Sakamoto to Get Samurai Award From
Hollywood ReporterRyuichi Sakamoto to Get Samurai Award From Tokyo Film FestHollywood ReporterSakamoto also won an Oscar, shared with David Byrne and Cong Su, for the original score of Bernardo Bertolucci's The Last Emperor (1987). His life and artistry are the subject of a new documentary, Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda, which premiered earlier this ...
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 3:15 am
Gérard Depardieu says he survived mother's
Page SixGérard Depardieu says he survived mother's abortion attemptPage SixFrench film star Gérard Depardieu was unwanted by his parents and survived an abortion attempt with knitting needles, he claims in his new book “Innocent.” Depardieu, 68 — who has acted in 170 films for such directors as Bernardo Bertolucci, François ...
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 1:59 pm
Gastone Moschin Dies at 88; Played a Doomed
New York TimesGastone Moschin Dies at 88; Played a Doomed Don in 'Godfather Part II'New York TimesHis daughter, Emanuela Moschin, said the cause was kidney failure. Mr. Moschin's long career in Italian cinema began in the mid-1950s. He appeared in dozens of films by Italian directors, among them Bernardo Bertolucci (“The Conformist,” 1970) and ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 9:54 am
Fremantle Acquires ‘The Young Pope’
Credits include the Italian version of TV series In Treatment as well as Saverio Costanzo’s feature Hungry Hearts, starring Adam Driver (Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens), Bernardo Bertolucci’s You and Costanzo’s The Solitude of Prime Numbers.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:25 am
Ennio Morricone’s 25 Greatest Musical Cues
But here they are: Ennio Morricone’s 25 Greatest Musical Cues. "Puck’s Lament," Before the Revolution (1964) In Bernardo Bertolucci’s breakthrough film, a young man from a well-off family struggles with his revolutionary ideals and the temptations ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:19 am
'Listen to Me Marlon': Brando documentary
Brando talks about many of the movies he made, including "Last Tango" and his feelings of betrayal toward director Bernardo Bertolucci. Even more attention is paid to his off-screen passions, including his fight for Native American rights. "I've always ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:31 am
Watch: 1992 Documentary 'Writing With Light'
The doc mostly focuses on Storaro’s work for American cinema, even though it briefly touches on his working relationship with Bernardo Bertolucci. Predictably, a large chunk of the documentary focuses on his work on “Apocalypse Now,” and how he came ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:59 am
The Lavazza Italian Film Festival is Back
Last but not least, Bernardo Bertolucci's 1970 Oscar nominated classic “Il conformista” (The Conformist) will be screened in a restored version at the closing night event.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 12:25 pm