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  1. Kirsten Dunst not so innocent in new FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Mary Jane Watson in the first three films directed by Sam Raimi) and the arthouse rigour of Lars von Trier's Melancholia (2011). She is about to appear on the small screen in the second series of Fargo , loosely based on the 1996 Coen Brothers film ...


  2. Fargo' Star Kirsten Dunst Slams Studio Movies:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | SFGate

    ... everal films including "Wimbledon," "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," "On the Road" and Lars Van Trier's "Melancholia." She landed her gig as housewife Peggy Blomquist in "Fargo" after appearing as a guest on the TV series "Portlandia."


  3. Fargo role gives Kirsten Dunst disturbing night-time thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... spans blockbusters ( Spider-Man ), biographical pieces ( Marie Antoinette ), comedy ( Bring It On ), art-house ( Melancholia ), drama ( Little Women ), horror ( Interview with the Vampire ). But this year, in a career first for Dunst, she joins the ...


  4. Agnes Varda/Jane Birkin films Jane B. Par Agnes V. and Kung-Fu Master ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... native country for her achievements. Actress Charlotte Gainsbourg (Lars von Trier's NYMPHOMANIAC, ANTICHRIST and MELANCHOLIA) is among her children. Birkin also inspired the famed fashion accessory the Hermes Birkin bag in the mid-1980s. Go to ...


  5. Kirsten Dunst takes top billing in new season of FX's 'Fargo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... films for a long time," said Dunst, whose credits include "Marie Antoinette," "The Virgin Suicides" and "Melancholia." "I can do a comedy and have fun, or I can tackle a role that really inspires me and allows me to emotionally pour my heart out. As ...


  6. Justine, a Prophet: Blindness and Vision in Lars von Trier's 'Melancholia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2015 | Hyperallergic

    The opening shot of Lars von Trier's Melancholia is a close up of Justine her eyes shut, her wet, white-blonde hair wild, a feral halo around her face. And then she slowly opens her eyes.


  7. Charlotte Gainsbourg in a still from Wim Wenders' latest feature film, Every Thing Will Be Fine.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... air even when she's still - is no stranger to soul-baring roles. In Lars von Trier's Antichrist (2009), Melancholia (2011) and Nymphomaniac (2013) - unofficially known as the Danish auteur's "Depression Trilogy" - her characters have to deal with ...


  8. TV Picks of the Week: August 30 to September 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 |

    ... Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg play sisters whose troubled relationship decays even further as a planet called Melancholia heads on a collision course with Earth. Evocative and provocative. Crisp monotone imagery combines with writer-director Pawel ...


  9. Alex Skarsgard doesn't mind being called sexyRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2015 |

    ... about it, because of course it's lovely if someone thinks you're a good actor or good looking." However, the "Melancholia" actor doesn't think it would do him "any good" to keep track of his position in the 'lists' as "it's trivial", reports ...


  10. Life Through The Lens Of A Falling 'Fishbowl'Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    Lars von Trier's films Melancholia and Antichrist both open the same way, with catastrophe playing out in beautifully rendered, ultra slow motion. One calamity destroys the Earth and the other only claims the life of one toddler, but both films have the same feeling of presenting disaster as a sort of pregnant pause, played out so exquisitely that viewers have to appreciate the technique even as they're given plenty of time to register and mentally protest the terrible but inevitable results.


  11. Insects run amok in gruesomely thrilling StungRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    ... its fair share of winning moments. Benni Diez, a former visual effects supervisor who worked on Lars Von Trier's Melancholia, does a pretty nice job as far as his feature-length directorial debut is concerned, treating Adam Aresty's requisitely ...


  12. Rihanna's NSFW video gets cinematic analysis it deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... opening shot panning away from an idyllic setting looks like something out of the Danish director's 2011 drama, "Melancholia." Plus why the heck is Rihanna lying in a box? 1:26: It doesn't take any exposition to make it clear that Rihanna doesn't ...


  13. Kt Spit releases powerful new video for Hope StRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Blaze

    ... dynamics in relationships where one person is strong or healthy and the other is not. "I recalled a scene in Melancholia where Charlotte Gainsbourg is trying to get her severely depressed sister Kirsten Dunst into the bath. "You can literally really ...


  14. All-Natural Unisex Fragrances - AGONIST Parfums Are Inspired by All...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    Launched in 2008 by real-life couple and business partners Christine and Niclas Lydeen, AGONIST Parfums is a line of all-natural unisex fragrances inspired by all facets of Swedish culture. The themes explored in their collection of scents explore a more melancholic side of Nordic culture akin with von Trier's 'Melancholia' than a Pinterest-worthy snapshot of Scandinavian minimalism.


  15. Kirsten Dunst's joining "Woodshock" demonstrates impact of A-list actorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | FansShare

    Her being part of the film gives it instant credibility as she is famous in large part due to her portrayal of Mary Jane Watson in the "Spider-Man" trilogy and her winning of the Best Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival for her performance in Lars von Trier 's "Melancholia" .


  16. LA-based electronic duo OOFJ palying tonight at the ECHOPLEX.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    The brainchild of real-life couple Jenno Bjrnkjr and Katherine Mills-Rymer, the LA-based electronic duo OOFJ met in New York City while Bjrnkjr was working on music for Lars Von Trier's Melancholia. This chance encounter developed into both a romantic and sonic chemistry that would eventually lead to the couple collaborating on music that formed the foundations of OOFJ.


  17. All Songs: Nine Creative Musicians You Should KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... in a production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night and BjA rnkjA r was making music for Lars Von Trier's film Melancholia. Swelling strings and Rymer's high, disarming vocals open the track and it grows into a dense collection of sounds reminiscent of ...


  18. 'Nymphomaniac' actress reveals what it was really like to star in one of the most explicit films everRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Independent

    ... glance at some of her credits - from 21 Grams to I'm Not There to her trio of Lars von Trier movies, Antichrist, Melancholia and last year's sex-odyssey double-header Nymphomaniac . She's not exactly Melissa McCarthy when it comes to mirth-making. ...


  19. Lars Von Trier Has Started Drinking Again To Help The Creative ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    It could be said that Lars von Trier's films have driven people to drink, because of the way that they push the envelope of dark, depressing human emotion. But now the director of Melancholia , Dogma and two Nymphomaniac films has revealed that alcohol cures his anxiety, which allows him to make those films.


  20. Mubi: Netflix for people who want to stop just watching trashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Independent

    ... on the Tube in London. Films on its schedule include the unusual Greek film Dogtooth (above), Lars von Trier's Melancholia , Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation and Paul Thomas Anderson's Boogie Nights . Read our series that explores the Balearic ...