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Movie Jail: This week's defendant is...Brian De Palma!

This is Movie Jail, a unique maximum security prison that houses some of the worst writers, directors, actors and producers from Hollywood and beyond. Their crimes? The offenses vary from convict to convict but most of these inmates have contributed negatively to the film world to some capacity and his or her misdeeds have covered a long enough period of time that the authorities had...

Review: Passion

PLOT: Two competitive women at an advertising agency engage in a rivalry that spirals out of control into murder. But there's more than meets the eye. REVIEW: PASSION flirts with being watchable trash in the classic Brian De Palma mold, but it is lacking in one crucial thing: actual passion. Instead of the go-for-broke cocktail of sleaze and craziness that make some of his...

Exclusive Interview: Director Brian DePalma talks his new film, Passion, the Carrie remake, and more!

Growing up with a heavy diet of movies, one of my all-time favorite directors has always been Brian De Palma. From his early sexually-charged thrillers like DRESSED TO KILL and SISTERS as well as his epic gangster flicks SCARFACE and THE UNTOUCHABLES, his work has always left a major impression on me. His films were daring and sometimes wildly unconventional especially the campy...

Watch the first four minutes of Brian DePalma's Passion, starring Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace

Director Brian DePalma is dipping his toe back in the erotic thriller genre that helped make him famous in the '70's and '80's with PASSION, his new film starring Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace . The film is a remake of the French film LOVE CRIME, but follows the same premise, which focuses on a "rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency...

New trailer for Brian De Palma's Passion with Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace shows some skin

The new trailer for director Brian DePalma's PASSION, starring Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace has hit and it features much of what you've come to expect from the prolific director of late, which is a return to the sexually-charged films from his early career with flicks like BODY DOUBLE and DRESSED TO KILL (and most recently with FEMME FATALE). It's a shame he's not...

Review: Passion (TIFF 2012)

PLOT: An ambitious businesswoman (Noomi Rapace) has an idea stolen by her ruthless boss (Rachel McAdams). The two become embroiled in a high-stakes game of one up-man-ship, that eventually turns murderous REVIEW: A sexually charged thriller, PASSION, to hear it described- seems like ideal material for Brian De Palma. And sure enough, PASSION feels like a true De...

Noomi Rapace and Rachel McAdams are scary sexy in the trailer for Brian DePalma's Passion

Brian DePalma's erotic thriller PASSION debuts at TIFF this week and today we've got our first peek at the trailer for the film, starring Noomi Rapace and Rachel McAdams.  It's got a lot of the DePalma-isms littered throughout, so afficianodo's should be pleased.  However, it's been a long time since he's knocked one out of the park.  PASSION seems to be riding on the chemistry of it's two...