• 'Maps To The Stars' Premiered at Cannes 2014, in competition.
  • Julianne Moore Won Best Actress at Cannes for her MTTS Performance!
  • 'Maps To The Stars' Had an Exciting & Well-Received Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 9, 2014
  • I was at TIFF for the red carpet arrivals, the premiere, & second screening 9/10. Saw David Cronenberg, Robert Pattinson & all the cast.
  • Next up for 'Maps To The Stars': It opens in the US on February 27, 2015
  • Next up for 'Maps To The Stars': Julianne Moore in contention for Golden Globes for lead role

NOTICE: This “Maps To The Stars Film Fan Site/ Blog” is no longer active [as of 4/22/15]


Next month will be four full years I’ve been blogging on films, a unpaid full-time hobby I’ve enjoyed tremendously but will not continue.  I run the sites (at right) and associated twitters (also ceasing active operation) alone, and cannot continue to commit the time necessary to keep them up. I am pursuing a full-time opportunity in the fall.

Julianne Moore: One of This Year’s Time’s “The 100 Most Influential People”

Cast Julianne Moore

Congratulations Julianne Moore! She made the “Artists” List.
TIME 100 ARTISTS  April 16, 2015  Julianne Moore  By Tom Ford
Fearless star  
“Fearless. That is the first word that comes to mind when I think of Julianne Moore. Of course, the words beautiful, elegant, smart, loyal and steadfast can be used to describe her too.

ROUNDUP: Excerpts From ‘Maps To The Stars’ Reviews at US Release

REVIEWS: Roundup Collections

I will do a limited number of roundup posts of Maps To The Stars movie reviews (excerpts & links) out coming out of its US release. My choices are made deliberately to present point of views that differ from much of what’s out there- I found many of the reviews to be very similar.

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment ‘Maps To The Stars’ Blu-ray & DVD – Avail. US April 14, 2015

DVD & Blu-ray

From a Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Press Release. It does not appear to have any special features.


PHOTO: Julianne Moore, David Cronenberg, and Robert Pattinson on ‘Maps To The Stars’ set

David Cronenberg Julianne Moore Robert Pattinson Set Photos/Clips

Here’s a nice shot of Julianne Moore, Robert Pattinson and their director David Cronenberg from the Maps To The Stars shoot summer of 2013.

FILM CLIP: ‘Maps To The Stars’ Trailer – English Spoken, Chinese Subtitles

Trailer Video

Source   Via @lurker1510


edit 3/9/15: another link to the same video in case the above ever disappears. Via


INTERVIEW: David Cronenberg with Esquire – ‘Maps To The Stars’ & career lessons; art & social responsibility

David Cronenberg David Cronenberg - Career and Films David Cronenberg - The Writer Interview: Print

David Cronenberg has been doing interviews promoting Maps To The Stars, and here’s one with Esquire. What’s different in this one is he talks about leadership as a director, tips to a new filmmaker, CGI in Naked Lunch, and more. Less on Maps To The Stars. I’ve included an excerpt, go to the source link in the heading for the content in the middle.

INTERVIEW: David Cronenberg, Cosmopolis & his new Movie with New Muse Robert Pattinson

David Cronenberg David Cronenberg - Career and Films Interview: Print Robert Pattinson

David Cronenberg Photo Source: The Daily Beast [Photo Credit: Nicolas Guerin/Getty

David Cronenberg has been doing interviews promoting Maps To The Stars which is currently in US theaters. In this interview with Marlow Stern at The Daily Beast, he also speaks of Cosmopolis and praises Robert Pattinson. Maps is his second movie with Rob, and if you followed Cosmopolis, you know the affection and respect he feels for Rob-the man and the actor.

‘Maps To The Stars’ Blu-ray Releases on April 14th

DVD & Blu-ray

News from Universal Studios Home Entertainment about the Blu-ray for Maps To The Stars.  It appears there will be no special features. I love David Cronenberg commentaries, so disappointed in that news.

Howe Records Releases ‘Maps To The Stars’ Soundtrack – composer Howard Shore

Howard Shore Soundtrack and/or Score

The quote pull-out and bolding is mine for emphasis. Note in addition to the Cannes Soundtrack award, Howard Shore received a Canadian Screen Award for best score for Maps To The Stars this week, as well.

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