Australian director Baz Luhrmann has won much acclaim for his interpretation of the film. He’s thrown a lot of money at it and has gone to town with the glitz, glamour and 3D CG affects. Brian Hayes has been to see it and gives his view of this new version of the movie
A battle between good and bad forces. EPIC is a 3D CG adventure comedy that reveals a fantastical world unlike any other. When a teenage girl finds herself magically transported into this secret universe, she teams up with an elite band of warriors and a crew of comical, larger-than-life figures, to save their world…and ours.
The Liberace biopic is full of glam and glitz and follows the tempestuous relationship between Liberace (Michael Douglas) and his much-younger boyfriend Scott Thorson (Matt Damon) in the late 70s and early 80s. According to the producer of Behind the Candelabra, the love scenes had to be approved by Matt Damon’s mother!
A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbour. Leonardo DeCaprio and Carey Mulligan star in this glitzy, decadent era of the 20s. Jay-Z is executive producer of the soundtrack, featuring Amy Winehouse’s single “Back to Black” by Beyoncé. Hits UK cinemas May 16