Twentieth Century Fox has tapped music supervisor Anton Monsted as the new senior vice president of Fox Music. Monsted is a longtime collaborator with Baz Luhrmann and comes from his production…
There was plenty of Baz-razzmatazz as the 66th Cannes Film Festival bowed with a mix of fun, lofty hopes and melancholy that F. Scott Fitzgerald would have appreciated. In the spirit of opener "The…
It comes as little surprise that the Aussie auteur behind the gaudy, more-is-more spectacles "Moulin Rouge" and "Australia" has delivered a "Gatsby" less in the spirit of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel…
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination -- at least for a while.
Baz Luhrmann took me by surprise four years ago when he confided over lunch that he intended to shoot "The Great Gatsby" as his next movie -- he explained that he had become obsessed with the…
Steven Spielberg's jury will have no shortage of Hollywood talent to sift through on the Croisette this year.
With "The Great Gatsby," opening May 10, director Baz Luhrmann revisits the delirium of star-crossed romance evocative of his signature films "Romeo + Juliet" (1996) and "Moulin Rouge!" (2001).
Baz Luhrmann may jump from pre-WWII Australia to America's Jazz Age.
Days before its Nov. 18 world premiere, Baz Luhrmann's "Australia" was still an unknown quantity, a period romance shepherded by a director known for his visual flair, a lengthy wait between passion…
The idea behind doing 'La Boheme' on Broadway," says Baz Luhrmann, the Australian master of many media, "was to bring the opera back to the audiences it was written for -- mass audiences, the popular…
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