Tag: The Beguiled

  • LIST: Top 6 films of Sofia Coppola, ranked

    From being the third woman to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director in 2003 (Lost in Translation); the first American woman and third American filmmaker to win the Golden Lion, the top prize at the Venice Film Festival in 2010 (Somewhere); up to her most recent milestone, as the first American woman […]

  • Nicole Kidman plays headmistress in sexually-charged ‘The Beguiled’

    Nicole Kidman delivers a fierce performance as Miss Martha, the headmistress of an all-girls boarding school, in Sofia Coppola’s thriller The Beguiled (now showing exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas’ Greenbelt 1, Trinoma, Alabang Town Center, Centrio). Adapted from the novel by Thomas Cullinan, The Beguiled is a sexually charged tale that unfolds during the Civil […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: The Beguiled (2017) [2 of 2]

    A re-imagining of Don Siegel’s 1971 classic through the reversal of gender perspective, Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled delivers a chilling retelling of the blistering collision of the sexes through the female persona in a period thriller that’s so reserved, so quiet, but so powerfully effective. The Beguiled is set a couple of years into the Civil […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: The Beguiled (2017)

    MOVIE REVIEW: The Beguiled (2017)

    Sofia Coppola’s new thriller The Beguiled is one of the year’s finest—a biting slice of smart entertainment powered by a brilliant ensemble. If you’re in the mood to be surprised, to a shocking extent that has you simultaneously squealing in laughter, and quivering in fear over an inexplicably unsettling presence, then The Beguiled is a […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: The Beguiled (2017) [1 of 2]

    MOVIE REVIEW: The Beguiled (2017) [1 of 2]

    Sofia Coppola’s new thriller The Beguiled is one of the year’s finest—a biting slice of smart entertainment powered by a brilliant ensemble. If you’re in the mood to be surprised, to a shocking extent that has you simultaneously squealing in laughter, and quivering in fear over an inexplicably unsettling presence, then The Beguiled is a […]

  • Colin Farrell fuels women’s obsession in ‘The Beguiled’

    Colin Farrell fuels women’s obsession in ‘The Beguiled’

    Irish actor Colin Farrell disturbs the calm of an all-girls’ boarding school in Sofia Coppola’s critically acclaimed thriller The Beguiled which opens exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas (Greenbelt 1 & Trinoma) on September 6, 2017. Adapted from the novel by Thomas Cullinan, The Beguiled is a sexually charged tale that unfolds during the Civil War, […]

  • Cannes filmfest winner ‘The Beguiled’ opens exclusively at Greenbelt 1, Trinoma

    Cannes filmfest winner ‘The Beguiled’ opens exclusively at Greenbelt 1, Trinoma

    MANILA, August 30, 2017 – Last May, Sofia Coppola was crowned best director by the jury at the 70th International Cannes Film Festival for her atmospheric thriller, The Beguiled. It’s the first time in 56 years that a woman has taken the top honor. Now, Manila audiences can finally watch Coppola’s critically acclaimed gem as […]

  • Sexual tension, broken taboos in new thriller ‘The Beguiled’

    Sexual tension, broken taboos in new thriller ‘The Beguiled’

    Focus Features presents The Beguiled, an atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola and starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning. Adapted from the novel by Thomas Cullinan, The Beguiled is a sexually charged tale that unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take […]