I guess we'll see soon enough what cuts, if any, Lars von Trier's controversial Antichrist will endure upon its US release. In the meantime, however, it warmed my heart to learn that British censors are allowing UK distributor Artificial Eye to release the movie as-is with an "18" certificate.
Cannes 2009 has come to an end, and we're happy to report that a few horror offerings won awards, most notably Antichrist's Charlotte Gainsborough, who was dubbed Best Actress at the fest.
Well, no one can accuse IFC Films of being unwilling to promote controversial properties. This morning the company announced it is picking up Lars von Trier's Antichrist, which has without a doubt been the most talked about movie at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
With its spooky trailers and beautiful stills Lars von Trier's Antichrist is gaining lots of momentum. To help further it along we now present a brand spanking new poster!
If you thought the original trailer for Lars von Trier's Antichrist was nuts, brother, you haven't seen anything!
Several new stills hit the web today for Lars von Trier's Antichrist, and we have them here for ya along with a glass of wine and a fine box of Eucharists!
As if the recent still of Willem Dafoe nakedly humping amdist a tree full of "extra limbs" wasn't strange enough, wait until you feast your eyes on the actual trailer for Lars Von Trier's Antichrist!
Sometimes it's best to just let pictures speak for themselves. In the case of this still from Lars Von Trier's Antichrist, that's pretty much what we're going to do.
While doing a random check on the status of Lars von Trier’s Antichrist, we came across some intel that the film is now in post production and eyeballing a release date of September 11th, 2009, though it’s not clear if that’s in the U.S. or von Trier’s native Denmark.
Finally, some casting has taken place for Lars Von Trier’s long-gestating Anitchrist, and it’s good enough to make it more than worth the wait. Variety reports that Willem Dafoe (pictured) and Charlotte Gainsbourg (I’m Not There) have signed on for the film.
The story of a couple who moves into an isolated cabin after the death of their son, only to find malevolent forces are in play aound them.
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Badass New Antichrist Trailer
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Antichrist's UK Poster
New NSFW Antichrist Clip
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Not a huge bit of news, but for those of us waiting to see what Lars von Trier will deliver to us with a straight-up horror movie, it’s good news nonetheless.
Well, we still don’t really know a lot about Lars Von Trier’s Antichrist, despite having been reporting on it for over a year now, but at least we know it’s shooting in Germany this summer!
The news/rumors about Lars Von Trier's Antichrist project have been coming and going for about two years now with no real solid evidence that the film would ever enter production (“The Antichrist to Rise?” – December 2007). Usually any news about it would be met with a grain of salt, but this time there's actually something to smile about.
Who really created the Earth? Some say God, others blame our existance on science. Personally, I think it all falls on the shoulders of the red bastard, Satan. Obviously Dogville director Lars von Trier feels the same way.