Monthly Archives: January 2011

The film versus the book: Will Pattinson and Cronenberg breathe new life?

From HollywoodNews: If everything Robert Pattinson touches turns to gold, will the British mega-star work his alchemy on “Cosmopolis”? The 2003 novel is considered to be one of author Don DeLillo’s weakest works, and its current revival has cultivated a … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis inspired wallpapers by Jules

Is it hot in here? Packinson papers for you to lick and save! Thank you Jules for sharing. Visit Creations by Jules for lots more Rob-inspired art. Follow @CosmopolisFilm on Twitter and Facebook!

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Paul Giamatti says he will stalk Robert Pattinson in Cosmopolis

MTV talked to Paul Giamatti at Sundance. This is the first time we’ve heard Paul talk about Cosmopolis since the re-casting of Robert Pattinson and we are THRILLED to hear he’s still attached and excited about the project. #TEAMBENNO Earlier this week, Paul Giamatti … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis Discussion Group: “Sex finds us out. Sex sees through us.”

It’s Wednesday, yes? Otherwise known as HUMP DAY and therefore, the perfect day for today’s discussion topic. In Cosmopolis, Eric Packer has four separate and distinct sexual encounters (yes, I’m counting the eye-fucking of Lucky Jane – it charts). Who wants … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis: “One of the most compelling films currently in the pipeline…”

The Criterion Cast has already shared thoughtful, positive remarks about the casting of Robert Pattinson. Now they weigh in on the likely addition of Keira Knightley: The film is based off of the Don DeLillo novel of the same name, … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis Discussion Group: Downfall, Decay and Destruction

Good morning and welcome back. We chauffeurs we’re thrilled with last week’s enthusiastic response to our Cosmopolis discussion group. You guys are knocked our socks off (very vague ‘Eric losing his socks’ reference – ignore me) with your questions, interpretations and … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis wallpapers by Gittsy

Hope you’re all having a great weekend, reading Cosmopolis and getting ready for tomorrow’s discussion group. Or as I prefer to call them “Chauffeur Deb gets her Cosmopolis questions answered” group. It’s a complicated read but I’m digging it. I’m … Continue reading

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IMDb changes: Robert Pattinson and Keira Knightley in…Paul Giamatti out?

This is worth noting because look at a screencap we took last week: Paul Giamatti is gone. Previous talks of his involvement were back when Colin Farrell was still attached. No recent articles discussed his involvement as fact and Giamatti … Continue reading

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Fanboys need to unbunch their panties

  “Cronenberg clearly trusts him, so why shouldn’t we?” Exactly, fanboys. Sit down. Rope of Silicon came to the conclusion of possibly trusting Cronenberg only after saying their interest waned. Reading whiny, scathing articles about Robert Pattinson being cast in … Continue reading

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