Tag Archives: passion

Melbourne International Film Festival – Passion review

By Simon Miraudo July 26, 2013 In the notorious ‘How Not To’ book The Devil’s Candy, journalist Julie Salamon documents Brian de Palma‘s efforts to bring author Tom Wolfe’s acclaimed anti-80s satire The Bonfire of the Vanities to cinemas. De Palma’s fastidiousness saw the project run over budget and over time, and the resulting concoction became […]

Continue reading

Trailer Debut: Passion

Noomi Rapace and Rachel McAdams are caught up in all kinds of kinky-goings-on in Brian De Palma‘s Passion. McAdams plays a high-powered executive who toys with her shy assistant (Rapace), unwittingly inspiring some devious revenge. Though games of sexual cat-and-mouse are native to De Palma, his latest is in fact a remake of French film Love Crime, starring […]

Continue reading