Posts Tagged ‘nicole kidman’

Park Chan-wook Talks Stoker and the Origins of Evil

Korean director Park Chan-wook’s films aren't for wusses. His canon, which includes the cult classic revenge thriller Oldboy, usually revolves around highly stylized visuals, extremely graphic violence, and often brutal subject matter. So the director's oeuvre doesn’t make him the most likely candidate for the mainstream studio system. But in Hollywood, he found an unexpected [...]

Arts Roundup: Fiddler on the Roof Edition

National Museum of Natural History developing a human-genome exhibit [AP/Huffington Post]
Adams Morgan's Fiddler on the Roof already is already planning a summer concert series [DCist]
Nicole Kidman to play a part in the forthcoming movie The Butler based on Wil Haygood's 2008 Washington Post story [Post]
Michael Kaiser, what ailing arts organization are you referring to in [...]

Rabbit Hole, Reviewed

Some cringe-inducing things happen in Rabbit Hole, a story about a couple who lost their young son in a car accident. But, much to its credit, the accident itself isn’t one of them. Overall, John Cameron Mitchell’s adaptation of a David Lindsay-Abaire play (Lindsay-Abaire also wrote the script) is much lighter than you’d expect, [...]