Robert Pattinson and Robert De Niro have signed up to perform in an art house film directed by Olivier Assayas. The movie is about an article called “Boosting the Big Tuna”, the real story of a gang who accidentally rob the store of Chicago mafia boss Tony Accardo.
Although we have seen Robert Pattinson acting in big franchises such as Harry Potter and The Twilight Saga, this will be a great turn of events since the actor is looking for some interesting movies to act in.
In addition, De Niro will be an amazing co-worker for Pattinson.
The director of the movie Olivier Assayas is better known for his work in Cold Water, his first movie that debuted atCannes International Film Festival in 1994.
Other important titles that he has directed are:
and Something In The Air,
all of them art house films. For that reason, we cannot expect that this new movie will be a commercial film.
The title of this new movie will be Idol’s Eye and there is no information about the plot. However, it is likely that Robert De Niro will play Chicago mafia boss Tony Accardo, while Pattinson will have the gangster role.
Birdman(directed byAlejandro González Iñárritu): A Hollywood actor tries to be successful in the world of theatre participating in a serious Broadway play.
Grace of Monaco(directed byOlivier Dahan): Nicole Kidman starring this movie based of the biography the Hollywood actress Grace Kelly.
Life Itself (by Steve James): It is a documentary based of the life of Roger Ebert, a famous American film critic, journalist and screenwriter.
The Grand Budapest Hotel(byWes Anderson): it is a comedy film starring by Ralph Fiennes that relates the story of a young concierge who tries to prove his innocence, after a murder committed at the hotel where he works.
Map to the Stars(directed byDavid Cronenberg): Actors like Julianne Moore, John Cusack, and Robert Pattinson starring this film is about Dr. Stafford Weiss and his family with the archetypical Hollywood dynasty. A famous psychotherapist, a drug addict young son and apyromaniac daughter are part of the story related in this movie.
Trenton Film Festival
New York City and Philadelphia will host the Trenton Film Festival, dedicated to award the indie movies industry. New film of many categories will be exposured, allowing the members of the industry to interact with the art film fans during 6 days. This year the festival will beggin in May 10 until the 14th.