The Weinstein Co. is poised to expand its geographical footprint across Europe with “War and Peace,” an adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s classic novel. The U.S. powerhouse is set to co-develop and…
"Anna Karenina" marks the third original-score nomination for Italian-born, London-based composer Dario Marianelli. "Pride & Prejudice" and "Atonement" preceded it, the latter won, and all three have…
"Anna Karenina," "Life of Pi," and "Skyfall" earned top honors from the Art Directors Guild at the 17th annual Excellence in Production Design Ceremony held Saturday at the Beverly Hilton.
The Oscar for achievement in production design always goes to a pair: the production designer and the set decorator.
The elaborate theatrical artifice on view in Joe Wright's bold, risky take on Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" constitutes the film's defining trait. And it's these production qualities that largely account…
Most of 'Anna Karenina' is set inside a decaying Russian theater
For Keira Knightley, known for her highbrow collaborations with Joe Wright, acting can often seem like an extended university lit course.
Keira Knightley is breathtaking as "Anna Karenina." Caught in a loveless marriage, Anna is swept off her feet by the dashing Count Vronsky and the sense of joy portrayed by Knightley when she finds…
"Twilight" juggernaut aside, the specialty box office found an infusion of new blood from several notable limited players.
Eschewing the classical realism that's characterized most adaptations of Tolstoy's source novel, helmer Joe Wright makes the generally inspired decision to stylize his dark, expressionist take on…