Nov 14, 2007 watch the movie trailer for southland tales 2007. His life intertwines with krysta now sarah michelle gellar, an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and ronald taverner. Bai ling in southland tales 2006 richard kelly and sean mckittrick in southland tales 2006. Now with his second film southland tales, richard kelly has proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that, yep, donnie darko was just a fluke. Kelly sought more financing to finish visual effects for the film, and he negotiated a. Southland tales 2006 richard kelly cast and crew allmovie. This film is way more complex than richard kellys directorial outing, donnie darko. Kellys film, which starred a young dwayne johnson alongside sarah. But sadly, southland tales is a disjointed, muddled mess. During a three day heat wave just before a huge 4th of july celebration, an action star stricken with amnesia meets up with a porn star who is. Kelly knew his film wasnt finished and the visual effects were underwhelming.
Why it crackles the rock stars in richard kellys bizarre, visionary followup to donnie darko. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto. Aug 01, 2007 southland tales is the worst film ive ever seen its more than a year since the calamitous cannes premiere of richard kellys followup to donnie darko, but the experience still haunts me. So sony took it to samuel goldwyn to handle the films 2007. With dwayne johnson, sarah michelle gellar, seann william scott, carlos amezcua. Southland tales begins in media res, bombarding the audience with chunks of backstory. Southland tales is a 2006 science fiction comedy thriller film and the second film written and. Ambitious and arresting to the eye the gray palette serves the film well its too bad that southland tales is also pretentious, chaotic, and tries too hard. Cut of the movie some 20 minutes longer than the 2007 theatrical version.
The city stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. During a threeday heat wave just before a huge 4th of july celebration, an action star stricken with amnesia meets up with a porn star who is developing her own reality tv project, and a policeman who holds the key to a vast conspiracy. Again, this does give off the feeling of being a bit rushed. Southland tales was a really aggressive, provocative film even for cannes.
Southland tales 2006 directed by richard kelly genres comedy drama, thriller subgenres black comedy, ensemble film, paranoid thriller release date nov 14, 2007 usa limited run time 145 min. The prequel saga collects writerdirector richard kellys donnie darko three graphic novels that set the stage to his second film, southland tales. Southland tales on dvd 043396182837 from sony pictures home entertainment. December 2007 november 2007 october 2007 september 2007.
Starring dwayne johnson, seann william scott, sarah michelle gellar, mandy moore. Moby composed the score for the film southland tales. While planned as a mainstream breakthrough, things didnt pan out that way. Richard kellys southland tales is a mess, but its a gonzo, unsettling, semicoherent, barnstorming nearmasterpiece that had me glued to my seat in anticipation of witnessing how far this multidimensional funhouse of madness could go. Countries germany, france, united states mpaa rating r. Southland tales is an epic story set over the course of three days that culminate in a massive 4th of july. Posted on tuesday, march 20th, 2007 by peter sciretta. Dec 21, 2008 southland tales on dvd march 18, 2008 starring seann william scott, sarah michelle gellar, dwayne johnson, cheri oteri.
After i saw the directors cut 2004, which was 20 minutes longer, i began to comprehend some of what i had seen, and it became more interesting, even though i still didnt entirely understand it. Richard kelly plans to direct southland tales prequel, which will combine. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival. Vf southland tales streaming complet films et series. Overview of southland tales, 2007, directed by richard kelly, with gianna luchini, mike nielsen, philip sternberg, at turner classic movies. Chaos reigns in the years following a nuclear attack on texas. Richard kellys incoherent 2007 film southland tales feels like. Southland tales is richard kellys follow up to his hit cult film donnie darko. Having been abducted and brainwashed, no longer remembering his marriage to madeline frost a superbly petulant mandy moore, the daughter of republican vp candidate bobby frost donnie darkos dad, holmes osborne, santaros is shacked up with krysta. The feature film comprises the final three parts of the experience.
Staring sarah michelle gellar, dwayne johnson aka the rock, seann william scott and nora dunn. Southland tales, while offering an intriguing vision of the future. Southland tales is a 2006 science fiction comedy thriller film and the second film written and directed by richard kelly. Released by milan records in 2007 containing music from southland tales 2007. Southland tales is the worst film ive ever seen film the. Boxer santaros dwayne the rock johnson is an action star whos stricken with amnesia. The film opened in the united kingdom on december 7, 2007. Southland tales is an inexplicable mess, a muddled disaster. Southland tales gets vfx greenlight posted on thursday, april 5th, 2007 by peter sciretta in february we reported that richard kelly was waiting for more money to finish the southland tales visual.
Whoever comes the closest to predicting the film s opening 3day weekend box office friday to sunday, without going over, will win southland tales on dvd and the cottage on dvd. Kelly sagte, es mussten noch einige visual effects beigefugt werden, ein usstarttermin werde bald bekannt gegeben. Theyve left it late, but writerdirector richard kelly donnie darko and his team have gone and scooped the independents worst film of 2007. Regarder southland tales en streaming gratuitement sur. Southland tales was initially planned to be a ninepart interactive experience, with the first six parts published in six 100page graphic novels that would be released in a sixmonth period up to the film s release. Director richard kelly wants a prequel to southland tales. Krysta now is an adult film star developing her own reality television project. Southland tales ist ein usamerikanischer film aus dem jahr 2006. But, if you can get over the many minus points, youll find that southland tales is actually quite a novel story, told in a very slick and stylish way. A lot of people have seen southland tales and the reactions have been either they really loved it, or absolutely hated it, aside from the polarizing reactions, the common reaction among fans and haters is that not many understand it. And to fulfill more of your southland tales needs, there are two new clips up with a discussion with richard kelly and the rest of the crew on southland tales and donnie darko from the film.
Directed by richard kelly and starring dwayne the rock johnson, seann william scott, sarah michelle gellar and mandy moore. Find out everything empire knows about southland tales. Here, southland tales simply tells half of the important plot points through a narrator and various fictional shots from the internet. Feb 28, 2015 southland tales full movie subtitled in portuguese southland tales filme completo com legendas em portugues watch southland tales in hd 1080p, watch southland tales in hd, watch southland tales online, southland tales full movie, watch southland tales full movie free online streaming.
Southland tales has been recut, enhanced with new special effects which evident in the trailer are not too impressive, and is said to be a totally different movie. Graphitti designs and view askew in conjunction with darko entertainment are proud to present this special collection prior to the movie release. Nov 06, 2007 southland tales soundtrack from 2007, composed by various artists, moby. Southland tales, while offering an intriguing vision of the future, remains frustratingly incoherent and unpolished. Everything you were afraid to ask about southland tales. For half of kellys epic film about the end of the world, characters are quoting t. I hated a lot of it when i saw a barely dry workinprogress print, 163 minutes long, at the cannes film festival. New disney liveaction, animation, pixar, marvel, and more.
Richard kelly teases new southland tales film as well as two 4k. Everything you need to know about southland tales movie 2007. Not only does this film have the potential to be the biggest hit of the year, it is also this weeks target film. I think a lot of people were just never going to accept the film for what it was. The prequel saga is a collection of three graphic novels produced to accompany the 2006 feature film southland tales. Sep 20, 2007 southland tales is a 2007 science fictiondrama film, written and directed by richard kelly. The graphic novels were written by the film s screenwriterdirector richard kelly and illustrated by brett weldele. Southland tales premiered on may 21, 2006 at the cannes film. Updated 04 december 2007 contains strong language, violence and sex references when it premiered at the cannes film festival in 2006, southland tales was a disaster. New concept art, production photos, visual effects footage and release date debunked.841 1246 757 1226 1269 718 299 1474 216 516 100 653 473 509 557 261 633 1268 1243 1334 792 1248 1412 1527 953 554 180 622 1219 597 792 977 1465 1004