Paul Verhoeven Newswire

Paul Verhoeven Newswire

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  1. The Shuffle: A plea to James CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anniston Star

    ... sad seeing him so caught up in one series when his contemporaries like Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott and Paul Verhoeven continue to sharpen their skills and find new ways to explore familiar territory. One would think if Cameron weren't in the ...

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  2. RoboCop 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... the better, right? Director Irvin Kershner, himself a last-minute replacement for Tim Hunter, takes over for Paul Verhoeven for RoboCop 2 (1990), and delivers a sequel that minimizes the humorous satire of the first film for a serious, grim affair ...

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  3. Here's What Isabelle Huppert Has to Say About the Backlash Against ElleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | She Knows

    Allie Gemmill is an avid writer, cinephile, Ravenclaw, and pizza enthusiast. She regularly writes on film and television with a special focus on women's involvement & influence in Hollywood.

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  4. The French and Kristen Stewart's Fame in Personal ShopperRead the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | World News Report

    ... he Brits? We only need to mention Hitchcock. The Germans? Fritz Lang. The Austrians? Billy Wilder. The Dutch? Paul Verhoeven. The Chinese? John Woo. The French? ( continue reading )

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  5. The French and Kristin Stewart's Fame in Personal ShopperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Stranger

    ... Brits? We only need to mention Hitchcock. The Germans? Fritz Lang. The Austrians? Billy Wilder. The Dutch? Paul Verhoeven. The Chinese? John Woo. The French? Almost nothing. The directors of that country can only deal with Hollywood at a distance ...

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  6. Home moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | NWAonline

    With Elle , Dutch director Paul Verhoeven has made a troubling and often outrageous black comedy about sexual assault and its fallout. Elle will make you laugh, but it might also disturb your sleep.

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  7. Top five films to watch in Hong Kong this week: March 16-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | South China Morning Post

    ... richly reward those who share the director's passion. (Opens on March 16) Neither the Dutch-born director Paul Verhoeven ( Basic Instinct ) nor his Oscar-nominated star Isabelle Huppert ( The Piano Teacher ) are strangers to provocative filmmaking. ...

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  8. Woman on the Edge: PW Talks to Philippe DjianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... I listen to people and look at how they behave in their lives. I don't judge." He credits Huppert, director Paul Verhoeven, and screenwriter David Birke for staying true to his non-judgmental attitude in the film, Elle. "I think the film has great ...

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  9. 'Patriots Day' Starring Mark Wahlberg Comes Home; Plus This Week's New Digital HD and VOD ReleasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Movies.com

    ... period drama; Denzel Washington, Viola Davis; available the same day as Blu-ray and DVD; rated PG-13) Elle (Paul Verhoeven-directed drama-thriller; Isabelle Huppert, Virginie Efira; available the same day as Blu-ray and DVD; rated R) Patriots Day ...

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  10. March 14, 2017: This Week on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | ComingSoon.net

    ... 14 releases. In the top player below, you can take a look at Elle , the first film in more than a decade from Paul Verhoeven ( Robocop , Starship Troopers ). Then, just beneath that, we've got a special look at Peter Berg's Patriots Day with a ...

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  11. Rental CentralRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Floyd County Times

    Fans of Paul Verhoeven can rejoice that he is back to making hard-edged adult entertainment with this white knuckle drama. Isabelle Hubert stars as a more than capable head of a video game company who is enjoying her success.

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  12. Chris Hicks: 'Fences,' which earned an Oscar for Viola Davis, is on Blu-ray and DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Deseret News

    ... kind of revenge. Huppert is very good but the material is plot heavy and quite disturbing. It is directed by Paul Verhoeven ("RoboCop," "Basic Instinct"). (Lionsgate, 2017, G, featurette, "Miniscule" episodes, trailers). The title character in this ...

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  13. What's new on DVD, VOD: 'Elle,' 'Westworld,' 'Solace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton and Jeffrey Wright. On VOD. ELLE: The latest provocation from Paul Verhoeven ("Basic Instinct") centers on a video-game producer named Michele (the ever-remarkable Isabelle Huppert) who's raped by a ...

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  14. 'Classy adult fare, surprising, amusing and discomforting': review of Elle plus other film releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Sunday Herald

    PAUL Verhoeven can be a frustrating director, whose talent and daring is sometimes obscured by lurid material - most notoriously in Basic Instinct and Showgirls. But the Dutchman's inclination to combine provocation with entertainment is perfectly expressed in his breathtakingly assured new film.

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  15. Paul Verhoeven: 'I'm ready for the controversy around Elle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | The First Post

    Paul Verhoeven, the veteran silver screen controversialist, is making waves in critical circles with his newest offering, Elle. The New York Times describes the film as "a masterpiece of suave perversity," while The Guardian pays tribute to "the controversial director's electrifying and provocative comeback."

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  16. Brian Viner reviews disturbing French nail-biter ElleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Daily Mail

    ... understand how she ticks there is quite a psychological jigsaw to piece together, but veteran Dutch director Paul Verhoeven, showing a mastery of tension that recalls one of his best films, 1992's Basic Instinct, never overlooks the most ...

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  17. RoboCop hidden in concept art for Detroit riverfront developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | MLive.com

    ... in 1987, RoboCop is set in a dystopian Detroit on the brink of total collapse. The film was directed by Paul Verhoeven and stars Peter Weller as the titular character. The plan for Franklin Street heritage area includes a mixed-use area to increase ...

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  18. Review: Paul Verhoeven's comedy-thriller Elle is typically provocativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Eastern Daily Press

    Isabelle Huppert delivers a tour-de-force Oscar-nominated performance as a rape victim who emerges from her horrific ordeal with a new-found sense of purpose. Paul Verhoeven has never found a nose that he couldn't put out of joint.

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  19. Film review: Elle - " Isabelle Huppert stars in rape revenge farceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | South China Morning Post

    Dutch director Paul Verhoeven revels in the plot's twisted humour and Huppert excels as a rape victim whose reaction to the assault is far from what you'd expect. This is brilliantly bad Paul Verhoeven returns to feature filmmaking after a decade-long absence with his first French-language movie, Elle , a sophisticated, twisted treat that's far more subversive than his "controversial" Hollywood efforts like Basic Instinct and Showgirls .

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  20. 'Moonlight' shines at 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards21 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | India.com

    ... Portman and Annette Bening. "I think good cinema is always independent. I want to thank (Elle director) Paul Verhoeven for being so independent," she said. Other winners included Molly Shannon (best supporting actress for 'Other People') and Ben ...

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