• 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

International Release Dates: for David Cronenberg’s ‘Maps To The Stars’ (last update 8/18/14)

Release Dates

I’m posting what I find on release dates for ‘Maps To The Stars’ as I encounter them. I caution that I can’t always vouch for their accuracy, but I provide the original source link for you when I have it. I’ll update with new listings, and any corrections that might need to be made as we approach the theatrical release of the film worldwide.

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!

‘Maps To The Stars’ Makes EW’s Fall Preview Issue – Screencap of writeup

Film Buzz/News

This is quite a nice short writeup on David Cronenberg’s Maps To The Stars in EW’s Fall Preview. Love the end quote:
“..it’s not enough to physically exist..You need a career, otherwise, you can die a pre-death”. Is any phrase more fraught than “You’re a nobody”? David Cronenberg;  EW’s Staskiewicz

Thanks @FeistyAngel34 for sharing the screencap with us.

TIFF Has Announced “The Wall of Talent” – Who’ll Attend Festival – Here’s from ‘Maps To The Stars’

Festivals TIFF

It’s getting really exciting now- TIFF ticket package buyers have received their online time window for purchasing specific films at the festival, and TIFF has tweeted out “The Wall of Talent”:  “The directors and actors who will be attending the 2014Toronto International Film Festival.”
The wall of talent is back! Announcing our #TIFF14 Guest List http://t.co/wTNv3JoaDv pic.twitter.

‘Maps To The Stars’ to Appear at New York Film Festival; US Premiere Date is Sept. 27, 2014

Festivals Film Buzz/News Release Dates

Last week on the 13th The New York Film Festival and Martin Katz, producer of Maps To The Stars tweeted the exciting news that the film would be included in this year’s lineup. Subsequently we’ve learned that the film will show twice there, and the first date- the US premiere of the film!!- is September 27th! The film is also going to be in the lineup at the Vancouver Film Festival.

TRAILER: New UK Trailer for ‘Maps To The Stars’; on Pattinson’s EsquireUK comment [The Playlist]

Trailer Video

In his post presenting us with the official UK trailer for Maps To The Stars, Keith Jagernauth talks a little about Robert Pattinson’s recent comment in Esquire UK about his fan following. If you haven’t read Rob’s Esquire UK interview yet from a couple of weeks ago, you should. It’s wide-ranging and informative, and as The Playist notes comes across as “bracingly honest”. It’s linked above and below if you’d like to check it out.

On Set INTERVIEW: Robert Pattinson on ‘Maps To The Stars’ – script, Cronenberg, ‘Jerome’ & ambition in Hollywood

Interview: VIDEO Robert Pattinson Video

Here’s a video of a Maps To The Stars on-set interview with Robert Pattinson. About half of it appears in a video I posted at this site on May 20th (Video Intervista). I had taken notes back then and have added my notes on the new bits to it. About the script, David Cronenberg, and then more on aspiring actors in Hollywood, as he talks about his character, Jerome.

LA TIMES Article: “Bruce Wagner continues his Hollywood topography in ‘Maps to the Stars”

Bruce Wagner Film Buzz/News Interview: Print

A very extensive and informative profile on Bruce Wagner, screenwriter of Maps To The Stars. I’ve posted two excerpts that talks about the movie, and “Hollywood then and now” – but there’s so much more for you to read. There’s a quote from David Cronenberg, too. Click the source link below for the story. Author or the story, published today, is Jeffrey Fleishman.

VIDEO: Getty Images “Behind the scenes photoshoot with director David Cronenberg at Cannes Film Festival”

David Cronenberg Photoshoot Video

Well, this is fun to see in my TL! Love it, music great too. This was taken at the Cannes Film Festival. I took a few screencaps for you.

Source: Getty Images Via @pausner

 

If these screencaps are reblogged anywhere, please source as Getty Images.

FESTIVAL: ‘Maps To The Stars’ Will Appear at Cambridge Film Festival – held August 28th to September 7th

Festivals Film Buzz/News

Maps To The Stars will be playing at the Cambridge Film Festival prior to its UK theatrical releaase!  More information on the festival can be found at the 2 links at the bottom of this post.

INTERVIEW (full): Little White Lies with Robert Pattinson – The Rover, Maps To The Stars, Career

Interview: Print Robert Pattinson Robert Pattinson - Career and Films

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Here’s an interview that was done in Cannes where Little White Lies interviews Robert Pattinson about both The Rover and Maps To The Stars. They also talk about the directors Rob still seeks to work with, his music, and working with Werner Herzog on Queen Of The Desert. It’s a very good interview, about the work, not about living with fame.

INTERVIEW: The Rover Hangout with Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce @TotalFilm VIDEO

Interview Interview: Live Interview: VIDEO Robert Pattinson Robert Pattinson - Appearances

Here’s the video of the live chat in the UK that just finished. Robert Pattinson is in the UK doing promo for David Michod’s The Rover which opens there soon.

Source: Total Film YouTube

For David Cronenberg/Robert Pattinson film fans, a funny comment from a reader to my tweet over @LFMoreFilmBlog about something Rob said in the chat.

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