• Late Aug 2013 production WRAPPED. COMPLETED Sept & 'R' rated. Cannes 2014 rumors abound.
  • I've posted 50+ "MOST ANTICIPATED FILM" lists for 'Maps To The Stars' at blog; HERE'S QUOTES...
  • “The director’s most promising cast in a long-time with the return of Pattinson & Gadon, [joined by Cusack, Moore, Wasikowska, Williams, Fisher.] ~IndieWire
  • "Maps To The Stars is bound to be bizarre– and if anyone can find something new to say about our...
  • ...obsession with fame and curious world of image-making, Cronenberg is the man to do it.” ~ScreenCrush
  • “My interest here should be obvious, it’s a Cronenberg film, need I say more?” ~Rope of Silicon
  • “Maps sure sounds juicy.” ~Indiewire
  • “This [Maps To The Stars] could all go way out of control, but that’s kind of what we want, right? ~HitFix
  • “I’m busy drooling over the Cronenberg/Pattinson reunion.” ~MovieMezzanine
  • “There’s really no denying the allure and force of a David Cronenberg project.” ~Sound on Sight
  • “Once again teams the director with Robert Pattinson, this time alongside a dreamy ensemble." ~Indiewire
  • “It looks to be a festival favourite.” ~Bangkok Post
  • “Wasikowska is becoming a great actress, and it’s nice to see...
  • “Robert Pattinson leap into auteur-driven art house projects, post-Twilight fame.” ~Blackbook
  • “We’re excited about the simplistically cryptic description of the screipt as “very extreme...
  • ...we couldn’t be more thrilled to see the finished product” ~IonCinema
  • “...[Cronenberg’s] wicked sense of humor [focused on this pitch-black social satire] should be a sight; consider the lineup...
  • ... [cast listed] it’s hard to imagine many films will incite more of a visceral thrill this year.” ~TheFilmStage
  • Here's other film buzz QUOTES on 'Maps To The Stars'....
  • “If the impressive nature of the cast was not enough for you, the combination of screwed up families...
  • ...and ghosts (real or figurative) should at least get you into a seat.” ~We Got This Covered
  • “Maps To The Stars has an intriguing premise, a stellar cast and a director who never...
  • ...pulls his punches. Get ready to squirm.” ~We Got This Covered
  • "His films may be freaky and funky and may not appeal to the average Joe Moviegoer, but stars...
  • "line up to work with David Cronenberg." ~IndieWire
  • “Unique stories usually married with inventive visuals, the filmmaker makes the kind of movies...
  • ... “...few get the chance to in Hollywood.” Indiewire

2014 “Most Anticipated Film” (or similar) Lists Made by ‘Maps To The Stars’ – COLLECTION & links- more than 60 lists!

Most Anticipated Films 2014 - MTTS Producers and Crew Production Information

Update 2/20/14: This post was first published 12/31/13 when I anticipated that Maps To The Stars would be making a lot of “most anticipated film” lists for 2014. Was I right or was I right? There’s over fifty listings (all linked to sources) saying so!

The Producer of Maps To The Stars (and also the currently filming Robert Pattinson starring film Life) seems to be anticipating 2014 with excitement too? From Michel Merkt’s Facebook page- he says the team is READY!

NEWS: ‘Maps To The Stars’ Will Have a Gala Premiere at TIFF 2014 [Tweets]

Cast & Crew: TWEETS from Festivals Film Buzz/News TIFF Tweets - Other

These tweets show a lot of excitement at the news yesterday, albeit not unexpected, that Maps To The Stars will be at TIFF. I have to start with my tweet, where I was so excited I “stuttered” when I typed David. The film was selected for a Gala Presentation, too!

Martin Katz’ of Prospero Pictures gives us sleeping ‘Jerome’ (Robert Pattinson) and the trailer in one of his tweets.

PHOTOs: Robert Pattinson at March 2014 Canadian Screen Awards

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Here’s two photos of Robert Pattinson at the Canadian Screen Awards dinner, with producer Martin Katz in the first. David Cronenberg received his lifetime achievement award at the ceremony this year. Click on the tag at the end of this post for more posts at this blog on that CSA event.

NEW POSTER: International Poster for ‘Maps To The Stars’ – Julianne Moore image; quote on Pattinson

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The Film Stage has posted a new international poster for Maps To The Stars, it features Julianne Moore and has a nice quote on Robert Pattinson.
“Winningly played by Robert Pattinson”
A new international poster for ‘Maps to the Stars.’ See our review, trailers, and more: http://t.co/Ksn6Us1gBz pic.twitter.

INTERVIEW: David Cronenberg with Cahiers du Cinema – Maps To The Stars

David Cronenberg Interview Interview: Print

Thanks goes to LeRPattzClub for the scans and the hard work of Maps to The Stars France for translating the lengthy interview into English.

I have only brought a portion of the interview here, one should give a hit to the source site for their hard work translating the interview.  I omitted the beginning and came in just after a reference to children that has a spoiler.

NEW STILL: Another Behind-the-Scenes – ‘Maps To The Stars’ below the Hollywood Sign

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Here’s a still that was included in an interview with David Cronenberg in the French magazine, Cahiers du Cinema. He’s speaking to his actors Mia Wasikowska and Robert Pattinson.

NEW STILLS: Robert Pattinson, Mia Wasikowska, Julianne Moore & BTS with David Cronenberg

David Cronenberg Julianne Moore Mia Wasikowska Official Stills Robert Pattinson

The Playlist posted news stills from Maps To The Stars including one behind-the-scenes. The one of Julianne Moore in the chair looked stressed out is most surely from the five minute clip I was lucky to see at the Provincetown Film Festival on June 21st (my report HERE.

‘Maps To The Stars’ Will Play at the Sitges 2014 Film Festival

David Cronenberg Festivals Film Buzz/News

The Sitges festival runs from October 3-12 in Spain (near Barcelona). It will feature renowned directors like Roland Emmerich (receiving an award), and Jean-Luc Godard and David Cronenberg (each bringing their latest films), per the festival site page.

Congratulations David Cronenberg: An Order of Canada Honoree – now at highest level

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David Cronenberg was promoted to the highest level within the Order of Canada:

“Map To The Stars director David Cronenberg, retired astronaut Chris Hadfield and comedian Rick Mercer are honourees in the Order of Canada’s newly-released list.

Robert Pattinson Speaks of His Character ‘Jerome’ in an interview for ‘The Rover’

Film: The Rover Interview: Print Robert Pattinson

Here’s a quote for you from Robert Pattinson that came out of Los Angeles promo for his film now in US theaters, The Rover. Published yesterday by the Manila Bulletin, Rob speaks briefly about life after Twilight, being more confident with every movie he makes, and about choosing roles to work with directors he admires.

VIDEO “W Magazine” Screen Test: Mia Wasikowska the actress- in her own words

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I really like this. I especially like the comment below, which comes while explaining her start in ballet. She also talks about her first job being in HBO’s “In Treatment”. She’s fantastic in it, if you have HBO, you can watch instant on HBOGo.
“I started not to enjoy ballet as much because it was so much about the physical perfection.

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