Suburbicon

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Suburbicon
Suburbicon.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by George Clooney
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music by Alexandre Desplat
Cinematography Robert Elswit
Edited by Stephen Mirrione
Production
company
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • September 2, 2017 (2017-09-02) (Venice)
  • October 27, 2017 (2017-10-27) (United States)
Running time
105 minutes[2]
Country United States
Language English

Suburbicon is an upcoming crime comedy film[3] directed by George Clooney and written by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Clooney and Grant Heslov. The film stars Matt Damon, Julianne Moore and Oscar Isaac, it has been selected to be screened in the main competition section of the 74th Venice International Film Festival.[4] It is also scheduled to be screened at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival before being released in the United States on October 27, 2017.[5]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

According to producer Joel Silver, Joel and Ethan Coen originally wrote the script for Suburbicon in 1986, soon after the release of Blood Simple.[6] In 2005, it was reported that George Clooney would star in and direct Suburbicon, it would be produced by the Coen brothers.[7]

On December 8, 2015, it was reported that the film was set to begin filming in October 2016, with Matt Damon, Julianne Moore, and Josh Brolin joining the cast.[8] Oscar Isaac and Woody Harrelson later joined the cast.[9]

On August 31, 2016, Noah Jupe and Glenn Fleshler joined the cast. Jupe would play Damon's character's son, while Fleshler would play a hitman,[10] on September 27, 2016, Harrelson said in an interview that he would not be in Suburbicon due to scheduling conflicts.[11] As of October 11, 2016, Suburbicon has begun filming in Los Angeles.[12]

Alexandre Desplat composed the film's score.[13] In August 2017, it was reported that Brolin had been cut from the film.[14]

Release[edit]

Paramount Pictures will release the film on October 27, 2017.[15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Film releases". Variety Insight. Retrieved July 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Suburbicon". tiff. Retrieved August 18, 2017. 
  3. ^ Nugent, John (May 18, 2016). "Woody Harrelson joins the cast of George Clooney’s Suburbicon". Empire. Retrieved February 16, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Venice Competition Includes Films From George Clooney, Guillermo del Toro, Darren Aronofsky". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 27, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Toronto Film Festival 2017 Unveils Strong Slate". Deadline. Retrieved July 25, 2017. 
  6. ^ Radish, Christina (May 20, 2016). "Producer Joel Silver on ‘The Nice Guys’, ‘Sherlock Holmes 3′, and Joss Whedon’s ‘Wonder Woman’". Collider. Retrieved November 4, 2016. 
  7. ^ "George Clooney Back With Coen Brothers". Empire. November 22, 2005. Retrieved October 12, 2016. 
  8. ^ Jagernauth, Kevin (December 8, 2015). "Matt Damon, Julianne Moore And Josh Brolin To Star In George Clooney’s Coens-Penned ‘Suburbicon’". Indiewire. Retrieved October 12, 2016. 
  9. ^ Slead, Evan (May 17, 2016). "Woody Harrelson to star in George Clooney's Suburbicon". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved October 12, 2016. 
  10. ^ Kit, Borys (August 31, 2016). "George Clooney's 'Suburbicon' Adds 'Night Manager,' 'Night Of' Actors (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 21, 2016. 
  11. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (September 27, 2016). "Woody Harrelson on 'LBJ', Trump and Spandex". Screen Daily. Retrieved October 12, 2016. 
  12. ^ Sweeney, Emily (October 12, 2016). "Check out Matt Damon on the set of his latest movie". Boston Globe. Retrieved October 12, 2016. 
  13. ^ "Alexandre Desplat to Score George Clooney's 'Suburbicon'". FilmMusicReporter. March 7, 2017. Retrieved March 8, 2017. 
  14. ^ Collis, Clark (August 14, 2017). "Josh Brolin was cut from final version of Suburbicon". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 14, 2017. 
  15. ^ Gettell, Oliver (March 27, 2017). "George Clooney's Suburbicon sets award season release date". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved March 27, 2017. 

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