Cannes Movie Mania on Home Video
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 7:02:53 PM (IST)
Bollywood Trade Editorial
Excel Home Entertainment is bringing together movie gems that have been screened at Cannes Film Festival. The Cannes Film Festival, hailed as being one of the most recognized and prestigious film festivals worldwide, was founded in 1946. The currently underway Cannes Film Festival is the 64th edition of this prestigious franchise.
The Movies include WALL STREET MONEY NEVER SLEEPS, X - MEN THE LAST STAND, STAR WARS - REVENGE OF THE SITH, STAR WARS - ATTACK OF THE CLONES, 2046, WOMAN ON TOP, ENTRAPMENT, FARGO, KISS OF DEATH.
WALL STREET MONEY NEVER SLEEPS - Directed by Oliver Stone and starring Michael Douglas and Shia LaBeouf the story revolves around a young and impatient stockbroker who is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.
X - MEN THE LAST STAND – Directed by Brett Ratner starring Hugh Jackman and Halle Berry the plot revolves around a "mutant cure" that causes serious repercussions among mutants and humans, and on the mysterious resurrection of Jean Grey.
STAR WARS - REVENGE OF THE SITH – Written and directed by George Lucas the sequel revolves around three years of fighting in the Clone Wars, Anakin Skywalker concludes his journey towards the Dark Side of the Force, putting his friendship with Obi Wan Kenobi and his marriage at risk.
STAR WARS ATTACK OF THE CLONE – Starring Ewan McGregor and Natalie Portman the plot revolves around Anakin Skywalker who shares a forbidden romance with Padme Amidala while his teacher, Obi-Wan Kenobi, makes an investigation of a separatist assassination attempt on Padme which leads to the discovery of a secret Republican clone army.
2046 - A Hong Kong writer finds inspiration from the women he's encountered in his past in this futuristic story of love and memory from Wong Kar Wai, who continues the story he began in his acclaimed masterpiece IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE.
WOMAN ON TOP – A romantic comedy film directed by Fina Torres starring Penelope Cruz the story revolves around a Brazilian chef Isabella Oliveira who moves to San Francisco when her husband, frustrated by her motion sickness, cheats on her.
Entrapment – Directed by Jon Amiel Starring Sean Connery the movie is about an insurance agent who is sent by her employer to track down and help capture an art thief.
FARGO – Directed by Joel Coen this dark comedy-crime film stars Frances McDormand as a pregnant police chief who investigates a series of homicides, William H. Macy as a car salesman who hires two criminals to kidnap his wife, Steve Buscemi and Peter Stormare as the criminals, and Harve Presnell as the salesman's father-in-law.
KISS OF DEATH – Directed by Barbet Schroeder this Crime thriller revolves around David Caruso, an ex-con who's lured back into a life of crime for one last heist. When a detective (Samuel L. Jackson) offers him his freedom in return for turning on a gangster (Nicolas Cage), he becomes a reluctant pawn caught between federal agents and the mob. Helen Hunt, Stanley Tucci and Michael Rapaport co-star in this stylish, street-smart film noir.
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Tags : cannes film festival, 64th cannes film festival, WALL STREET MONEY NEVER SLEEPS, X - MEN THE LAST STAND, STAR WARS - REVENGE OF THE SITH, STAR WARS - ATTACK OF THE CLONES, 2046, WOMAN ON TOP, ENTRAPMENT, FARGO, KISS OF DEATH