Tag Archives: Yasmina Reza

Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” picked to open the Plus Camerimage – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Organizers of the 19th Plus Camerimage film festival – held each year in Bydgoszcz, Poland – have selected Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” as their opening night film. The adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s Tony-winning stage play, will kick off the fest on Nov. 26. Polanski’s uncomfortably comedic drama stars Jodie[...]

Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” opens New York Film Fest, earns solid remarks – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” opened the 2011 New York Film Festival Friday night, giving North American critics and audiences their first look at auteur’s anticipated adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s Tony-winning play. Co-stars John C. Reilly and Jodie Foster introduced the film and paid tribute to their director (Christoph Waltz[...]

Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” splits Venice critics – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Roman Polanski’s “Carnage,” an adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s Tony-winning play, held its world premiere as part of the ongoing Venice Film Festival. What did the critics think? Lee Marshall, writing for The Evening Standard, calls Polanski’s film “a tasty cinematic workout,” claiming that the film “also celebrates an[...]

Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” trailer a must-see – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Every once in a while, Hollywood manages a perfect marriage of director and material. I think we’re getting that with Roman Polanski and his adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s Tony-winning “God of Carnage.” If you don’t laugh your ass off at this brilliant trailer, I’m not sure we[...]

Roman Polanski’s “Carnage” unveils brilliant French poster – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The French poster for Roman Polanski’s anticipated “Carnage” is a blissful, emotion-laden tribute to Andy Warhol’s pop art that shows the director’s A-list cast morphing from pleasure to pain in the span of three simple squares. It’s glorious. It says so much about the film, which we[...]

Roman Polanski ‘Gods of Carnage’ sells off Euro territories

HollywoodNews.com: Roman Polanski’s latest production has secured notable financing after selling a number of territory deals across Europe. Entitled “Gods of Carnage,” the film was written by Polanski and French playwright Yasmina Reza, based on her Tony-winning play. “Carnage” follows “a meeting between two sets of parents who get together[...]