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    Claes Bang Boards Robert Eggers’ ‘The Northman’ For New Regency

    According to Deadline, Claes Bang is in talks to star in Robert Eggers‘ “The Northman,” for New Regency. The film is reportedly a Viking revenge story set in 10th century Iceland. Bang will be joining the growing cast for Eggers’ period feature, which already includes Nicole Kidman, Anya Taylor-Joy, Willem Dafoe, Alexander Skarsgård and Bill […] More

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    Telluride Film Review: WWII Drama ‘Lyrebird’ Fails to Take Flight

    2019 TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL: It is late May 1945, a mere weeks after Nazi occupiers have yielded to Allied ones, when a painting by Dutch master Johannes Vermeer surfaces in an Austrian cave belonging to former second-in-command Hermann Goering. “Who sold this Dutch national treasure to the criminal, and why?” are the questions that occupy […] More

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    WATCH: Claire Foy is the Righter of Wrongs in Official Trailer for ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’

    Sony Pictures began Thursday with releasing the official trailer for “The Girl in the Spider’s Web.” The film is an installment in the Milennium series, originated by author Stieg Larsson. It follows Lisbeth Salander, one of the world’s best computer hackers. Together with her journalist friend Michael Blomkvist, they set out to bring down a […] More

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    NYFF Film Review: ‘The Square’ Has Uniqueness But Ultimately Falls Flat

    2017 NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL: A new evolution of storytelling, Ruben Östlund‘s satirical dramedy “The Square” is a hard nut to crack.  Offering laughs and poignant moments, the Swedish film stumbles to earn its long runtime before getting a few shoulder shrugs and a couple of chuckles.   “The Square’s” synopsis reads “a poignant satirical drama reflecting […] More

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    WATCH: Official Trailer for Palme D’Or Winner ‘The Square’

    Magnolia Pictures released the official trailer for its film “The Square.” Winner of the Palme D’Or at the 2017 Festival du Cannes, stars Danish actor Claes Bang as a curator for a museum of contemporary art. As he prepares for his next show, “The Square,” he finds himself wrapped into a spiral of events that […] More

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    ‘The Square’ Chosen as Sweden’s Official 2018 Oscar® Entry for Best Foreign Language Film

    “The Square,” director Ruben Östlund’s film which was awarded the Palme d’Or at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, has been selected to represent Sweden as its official 2018 Oscar® entry for Best Foreign Language Film. The film, a sprawling and daringly surreal art world satire, stars Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West and Terry Notary. “The […] More