Method Fest sets lineup

Leto, Hayek and Travolta to bare 'Hearts'

The 9th annual Method Fest has announced its lineup of 21 feature films and 45 shorts to screen in Calabasas March 29-April 5.

Screening will be “Lonely Hearts,” starring Salma Hayek, Jared Leto and John Travolta, based on the true story of a pair of lovers who committed 20 murders during the late 1940s. Australian film “Jindabyne,” helmed by Raymond Carver and starring Laura Linney, will play along with “The Man in the Chair,” starring Christopher Plummer, and “Just Like the Son,” written and directed by Morgan J. Freeman.

Method Fest celebrates breakout acting performances in story-driven independent films. In eight years, more than 80 films that have played and premiered at the festival have gained theatrical release and/or TV and home video distribution.

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