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Lars von Trier really isn’t sorry for those Nazi comments

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: I miss the days when we spent more time talking about the images Lars von Trier put up on the screen rather than the comments he makes in the post-screening press conference. The “Melancholia” director put his foot in his mouth in Cannes earlier this year[...]

Is Film Director Lars von Trier a Nazi?

HollywoodNews.com: “Melancholia” director Lars von Trier is still dealing with the fallout from his crazy comments in Cannes about being a Nazi. The whole thing has become incredibly strange, too. But it shows how a slip of the tongue in the era of instant global communication can change your life.[...]

Lars Von Trier tells Cannes press he’s a Nazi, understands Hitler

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Lars Von Trier has attracted controversy with the disturbing visual images he includes in his challenging films. Yet while his latest, “Melancholia,” is receiving relatively positive remarks at Cannes, comments the director made during a press conference have cast him back into the spotlight. “For a[...]

Kirsten Dunst, Kiefer Sutherland in “Melancholia” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Lars Von Trier’s movies aren’t for most people. But with a cast that includes bankable stars such as Kirsten Dunst and Kiefer Sutherland, as well as incredibly talented actors like Alexander Skarsgard, Stellan Skarsgard, John Hurt and Charlotte Rampling, there’s hope that the director might finally[...]