Tag Archives: Joe Wright

For the Role of Anna Karenina, Actresses Eagerly Throw Themselves Under the Train

All names may be alike for the character but each actress who plays Anna Karenina brings her own distinct interpretation to the role.

WATCH: “We’re Like Siblings Really” Says Director Joe Wright on Keira Knightley

The period film Anna Karenina – out today (Friday Nov 16) – based on Tolstoy’s classic novel – marks the third screen collaboration between Keira Knightley, who plays the title role, and director Joe Wright.

Looking Backward: British Period Drama – the 21st Century Edition

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‘Hanna’ Director Joe Wright: ‘I’m Very Much a British Filmmaker’

British director Joe Wright, best known for highbrow period dramas, says he has no plans to become a Hollywood fixture even though his new just released action thriller Hanna smacks of mainstream appeal.

Keira Knightley’s Atonement: “Clever, Ambitious, Compassionate…”

The road to Oscar keeps on rolling for Keira Knightley‘s new film, Atonement.