Naomi Watts helps reimagine a nightmarish Austrian thriller
The 2014 film from directors Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala about twin boys who start to suspect that their mother, covered in surgical bandages, is not really their mother had achieved a kind of cult status. “The original, to me, is a pretty perfect film in my book,” Watts said. “I’m not a fan of just remaking something because people are too lazy to read subtitles,” Sobel said.news.yahoo.com
New this week: 'The Handmaid’s Tale' and 'Goodnight Mommy'
This week’s new entertainment releases include albums from Little Big Town and Marcus Mumford, “The Handmaid’s Tale” returns with high stakes for the future of Gilead, and twin brothers go to their mother’s house for a stay but find something is off about her in the film “Goodnight Mommy.”.
Toronto sets lineup, Regina King to debut Muhammad Ali film
This combination photo shows actor-director Werner Herzog, left, and actress-director Regina King. The Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday unveiled a lineup featuring the directorial debut of Regina King and the latest documentary from Herzog. Toronto, which is set to run Sept. 10-19, has plotted a largely virtual 45th edition due to the pandemic. In normal years, TIFF is the largest film festival in North America. Some of the films will play first at the much smaller Venice Film Festival the week prior in September.
"Birdman" cast describe acting on top of acting
"Birdman" cast describe acting on top of acting Michael Keaton and the rest of the "Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" ensemble cast -- which includes Emma Stone, Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Zach Galifiankis, Amy Ryan and Andrea Riseborough -- sat down with CBS News' Ken Lombardi to discuss their new acclaimed Broadway-set drama from director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu ("21 Grams," "Babel").cbsnews.com