• Ralph Fiennes and Emily Mortimer will appear in Who Killed Norma Bates, “a dark tale of sexual obsession based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s The Idiot.”
  • Most people are psyched about the Hitchhiker’s Guide film. I’ve come across one troubling criticism — of the dialogue. From Planet Magrathea: “they have cut most of the jokes out. I’m not being metaphorical here, they really have, in a very literal sense, removed the jokes from the story. There are scenes where all we’re left with is the set-up dialogue.”


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