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Kristen Stewart featured in new poster for Camp X-Ray

6 September 2014 1:55 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

We got a trailer last month, and IFC Films has released the first poster for Camp X-Ray, writer-director Peter Sattler’s Sundance hit which sees Kristen Stewart (Twilight) as a guard at Guantanamo Bay who strikes up a friendship with one of the detainees, portrayed by Payman Maadi (A Separation)…

Camp X-Ray is set for release October 17th in the States and features a cast that also includes John Carroll Lynch (Shutter Island), Lane Garrison (Prison Break), Joseph Julian Soria (Army Wives) and Cory Michael Smith (Gotham).

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- Gary Collinson

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Kristen Stewart In ‘Camp X-Ray’ Poster

4 September 2014 10:36 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Kristen Stewart takes the lead in Camp X-ray, a film in which she plays a soldier who has joined the army to escape her small town roots. In doing so, she becomes a guard at Guantanamo Bay and strikes up a friendship with a detainee. The film sounds very familiar to Prisoner Of War or Boys Of Abu Ghraib (as it was known in the Us), although the plot device of having a captor befriend a captive isn’t exactly something new. What may add an extra layer to the conflict is Stewart attempting to make it in a man’s world.

The poster plays on Stewart’s star power, while doing the obvious Photoshop tactic of blending her body into another image. Not trying to draw any conclusions from the poster, but is it suggesting Stewart’s character is bigger than all this or that it is a part of her? »

- Luke Ryan Baldock

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'Camp X-Ray' Poster Featuring Kristen Stewart

4 September 2014 11:34 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

With the Twilight franchise behind her, Kristen Stewart is taking on vastly different roles, such as the upcoming indie drama Camp X-Ray. IFC Films has released the first poster for writer-director Peter Sattler's war tale, which stars Kristen Stewart as a young soldier assigned to Guantanamo Bay. There, she befriends a prisoner on the opposite side of the war on terror. Take a look at this one-sheet before Camp X-Ray debuts in theaters and on VOD formats October 28.

A young woman joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees. A story of two people, on opposite sides of a war, struggling to »

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Kristen Stewart reports for duty in new 'Camp X-Ray' poster

4 September 2014 11:21 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Erstwhile "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart looks even sterner than usual as a Guantanamo Bay prison guard in the new poster for the Sundance hit "Camp X-Ray."  In the film, Stewart plays a new guard at Gitmo, where she strikes up an unlikely relationship  with one of the detainees, played by "A Separation's" Peyman Moaadi (who uses the alternate spelling Payman Maadi in English-language roles). The poster's tagline sums it up: "Connection takes courage."   Check out the poster here:     Directed by Peter Sattler, it also stars John Carroll Lynch, Lane Garrison, and Joseph Julian Soria "Camp X-Ray" will be released in theaters and VOD October 28. »

- Dave Lewis

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New Poster & Photos Of 'Camp X-Ray' Starring Kristen Stewart

4 September 2014 9:06 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Okay, Taylor Lautner, it’s your move. The primary “Twilight” duo of Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have used their Ya-vampire cache as a stepping stone to work with extremely interesting filmmakers: Walter Salles, Olivier Assayas, David Cronenberg, David Michod and many, many more. Lautner has fallen behind in that regard, but it’s possible he might have been legitimately interested in “Abduction” and “Grown Ups 2” (and/or, he just hasn’t found the right roles yet). That’s neither here nor there, but it does remind us that Kristen Stewart has another intriguing looking project coming up. Titled “Camp X-Ray,” the movie is an indie that premiered at Sundance earlier this year, and features the actress as in an unlikely, but challenging role of a Guantanamo Bay detention camp guard. Written and directed by first-time feature helmer Peter Sattler, the movie co-stars Tara Holt, John Carroll Lynch, Lane Garrison, »

- Edward Davis

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14 films to see at 2014's BFI London Film Festival: The Imitation Game, Whiplash

3 September 2014 5:25 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The full lineup for this year's BFI London Film Festival was announced this morning (September 3), and as ever comprised an impressive cross-section of the biggest hits from Sundance, Cannes and Venice, spread across the festival's main competition entries and themed strands.

Digital Spy runs down 14 of the movies you need to catch if you're in the Big Smoke for this year's festival.

1. The Imitation Game

Following strong reviews at its Telluride world premiere last weekend, this intelligently crafted biopic of pioneering codebreaker Alan Turing is one of the year's first surefire Oscar frontrunners, with Benedict Cumberbatch's lead performance singled out for particular praise.

Cumberbatch stars as the brilliant but socially awkward Turing, whose groundbreaking work in computer science and cryptanalysis proved crucial during World War II, before his homosexuality led to his prosecution and apparent suicide in the 1950s. Keira Knightley, Mark Strong and Matthew Goode co-star, with Morten Tyldum (Headhunters) directing. »

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Review: The First Lady of Iranian Cinema returns with dialogue-heavy 'Tales'

29 August 2014 6:00 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Venice — Known as the "First Lady of Iranian Cinema", Iran's premier female director Rakhshan Bani-e'temad is a formidable chronicler of the day-to-day existence of Iranian people. Not a million miles removed from the outlook of the Dardennes brothers in Belgium or Ken Loach in the UK, she is concerned largely with so-called ordinary lives. "Tales (Ghesseha)" is a multistranded take on a dozen or so people's stories intersecting across a single city. Some characters are encountered once, never to return, others recur throughout, but it's not a film with a protagonist or supporting characters in the traditional sense; it's much more a slice of life/lives. Indeed, "Tales" is almost an anthology film, and was initially conceived as a series of shorts. Using an ensemble of actors she has worked with before, we meet the characters (some of whom apparently appeared in earlier works, but I'm afraid I'm not an »

- Catherine Bray

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Microcinema Nabs Iranian Drama ‘Melbourne’

28 August 2014 10:00 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Venice — Italy’s Microcinema Distribuzione has acquired local rights to Iranian drama “Melbourne,” which opened Venice Critics’ Week out of competition.

A first work, written and directed by Nima Javidi, “Melbourne” stars “A Separation” protag Peyman Moaadi in the story of a young man and his partner who are prevented from leaving Iran for Australia by a tragic event.

The drama previously bowed at Tehran’s Fajr Film Festival and was also at the Cannes Market in May, sold by Iranian Independents.

Iranian Independents’ topper Mohammad Attebai says he is in talks with several other prospective buyers for the film, which will continue making the rounds on the festival circuit.

Microcinema is Italy’s leading theatrical digital distributor with a network of some 300 screens. Its releases include Aleksei Fedorchenko’s “Silent Souls,” following its 2010 Venice bow.

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- Nick Vivarelli

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Trailer For Kristen Stewart's Camp X-Ray Guantanamo Bay Drama

9 August 2014 3:39 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

IFC Films has unveiled the official trailer for Kristen Stewart's upcoming "Camp X-Ray," a war-on-terror drama that's directed by Peter Sattler, who's making his helming debut. Check it out below. In "Camp X-Ray," Stewart plays a female soldier who is stationed at Guantanamo Bay, where she forms an unlikely bond with one of the prisoners (Payman Maadi). The title refers to one of the more controversial facilities at Guantanamo Bay. "Camp X-Ray" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. It's set to hit theaters on October 17th. Trailer: »

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In the War Zone: Trailer for Guantanamo-Set Drama Starring Stewart, Maadi

8 August 2014 4:56 PM, PDT | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Camp X-Ray’ trailer 2014: Kristen Stewart and Payman Maadi in Guantanamo’s ‘war zone’ (photo: Kristen Stewart in ‘Camp X-Ray’) The official Camp X-Ray trailer is out. "Make no mistake about it. This is a war zone," a male voice tells the recruits (and us) at the start of the movie trailer, set in Guantanamo’s temporary detention center Camp X-Ray. A "war zone" in more ways than one; he’s referring not only to the physical danger faced by the U.S. military guards (and their Muslim prisoners — or rather, "detainees"), but also, and more ominously, to a war of minds and mindsets between the two groups, who may have more in common with each other than is apparent on the surface. Private Amy Cole aka Kristen Stewart is forewarned: "You can talk to ‘em, but do not let these guys learn anything about you. Do not let them get inside your head. »

- Andre Soares

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See Kristen Stewart as Guantanamo Bay guard in 'Camp X-Ray' trailer

8 August 2014 4:35 PM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

The first trailer for Camp X-Ray, featuring Kristen Stewart as a Guantanamo Bay guard, has been released.

The IFC film, directed by Peter Sattler, debuted at Sundance and also stars Lane Garrison, Joseph Julian Soria, John Carroll Lynch, and Payman Maadi. It explores the relationship between Stewart’s guard (Stewart) and a detainee (Maadi).

In the trailer, an officer warns the guards not to let the detainees get inside of their heads. Later, when asked how she finds Guantanamo Bay, Stewart’s character responds: “It’s not as black and white as they said it was going to be.”

Camp X-Ray hits theaters Oct. »

- C. Molly Smith

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New Kristen Stewart Camp X Ray First Movie Trailer Released Today

8 August 2014 2:39 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Earlier today, IFC Films dropped the very first movie trailer (below) for their upcoming drama,indie flick, "Camp X-Ray," featuring former Twilight Saga hottie, Kristen Stewart, in action as an army chick, named Cole. It looks quite dramatic as Cole forms a bond with one of the prisoners, and more. Check it out,below. The movie stars: Kristen Stewart, Peyman Moaadi and Lane Garrison. In the new flick, A young woman joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees. A story of two people, on opposite sides of a war, struggling to find their way through the ethical quagmire of Guantanamo Bay. And in the process, »

- Derek

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Kristen Stewart in Most Dramatic Role Yet in New Camp X-Ray Trailer

8 August 2014 12:50 PM, PDT | TheImproper.com | See recent TheImproper.com news »

Kristen Stewart is featured in one of her most dramatic roles yet in a new trailer for the upcoming film “Camp X-Ray.” Not since 2010 indie “Welcome to the Rileys” has she had the opportunity to enmesh herself in a lead role that doesn’t include vampires or witches. Kristen stars with Peyman Moaadi, John Carroll Lynch, Lane Garrison and Joseph Julian Soria. ...Read More »

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Kristen Stewart's Camp X-Ray releases first trailer

8 August 2014 12:19 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The first trailer for Peter Sattler's Camp X-Ray has been released online.

The drama, set in the Us Military's temporary detention facility of the same name, stars Kristen Stewart as a young guard posted in Guantanamo Bay.

Despite prior warnings from her supervisors not to form any kind of relationship with the camp's detainees, Stewart's character Amy Cole strikes up a friendship with Ali Amir (Peyman Moaadi), who opens her eyes to the other side of life in the detention camp.

Also starring John Carroll Lynch, Lane Garrison and Joseph Julian Soria, Camp X-Ray premiered on January 17 at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.

The film is slated for an October 17 Us release. »

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Trailer Hits for 'Camp X-Ray' Starring Kristen Stewart

8 August 2014 11:03 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

IFC Films has released the trailer for Peter Sattler's "Camp X-Ray," starring Kristen Stewart, Payman Maadi and Lane Garrison.

"Camp X-Ray" is due out in October 17, 2014.

The film follows a young woman who joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white.

Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees. A story of two people, on opposite sides of a war, struggling to find their way through the ethical quagmire of Guantanamo Bay. And in the process, they form an unlikely bond that changes them both.

Have a look at the trailer below.

Source: IFC »

- Kellvin Chavez

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'Twilight's' Kristen Stewart gets serious in new trailer for 'Camp X-Ray'

8 August 2014 10:58 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Kristen Stewart is still trying to distance herself from "Twilight," and the new trailer for the Sundance entry "Camp X-Ray" showcases what looks to be her heaviest role yet. Stewart plays a new guard at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp, where -- like Clarice Starling in "Silence of the Lambs" -- she's told, "do not let them get inside your head." She soon finds that things aren't as black-and-white as she'd been told, and begins to forms an unlikely bond with one of the detainees, played by "A Separation" star Peyman Moaadi. You can watch the trailer embedded at the top of this post.   Directed by first-timer Peter Slatter, "Camp X-Ray" also stars Lane Garrison ("Prison Break"), Julia Duffy ("Shameless"), and John Carroll Lynch ("Zodiac").  HitFix's Drew McWeeny gave the fim a "B" after seeing it at Sundance.  "Camp X-Ray" opens in theaters and VOD October 28. What do you think of the trailer? »

- Dave Lewis

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First trailer for Camp X-Ray starring Kristen Stewart

8 August 2014 10:36 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The first trailer for Camp X-Ray starring Kristen Stewart (Twilight, The Runaways) has debuted online, and you can view it below…

In the film, Stewart plays a young female guard at Guantanamo Bay, who strikes up a relationship with one of the detainees (Payman Maadi, A Seperation). The film debuted at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and while the reaction to the film was mixed, many critics have praised Stewart’s performance as possibly  the best of her career so far.

Written and directed by Peter Sattler, Camp X-Ray is set for release October 17th in the States and features a cast that also includes John Carroll Lynch (Shutter Island), Lane Garrison (Prison Break), Joseph Julian Soria (Army Wives) and Cory Michael Smith (Gotham).

The post First trailer for Camp X-Ray starring Kristen Stewart appeared first on Flickering Myth. »

- Scott Davis

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Hot Trailer: Kristen Stewart In ‘Camp X-Ray’

8 August 2014 10:26 AM, PDT | Deadline New York | See recent Deadline New York news »

“Make no mistake about it: This is a war zone.” Bella, I don’t think we’re in Forks anymore. Kristen Stewart stars in Camp X-Ray, playing a soldier assigned to guard duty at Guantanamo Bay who breaks the rules by striking up a friendship with a detainee (Payman Maadi). Peter Sattler makes his directorial debut with the film he wrote that premiered at Sundance. Lane Garrison, John Carroll Lynch and Tara Holt co-star. IFC Films opens the R-rated pic October 28 date-and-date in theaters and VOD. Here’s the first trailer: »

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'Camp X-Ray' Trailer Starring Kristen Stewart

8 August 2014 10:20 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

A young woman hopes to become more than just a small town memory in the upcoming military drama Camp X-Ray. Kristen Stewart stars as Amy Cole, who seeks out a career in the army, only to end up as a guard standing watch over Guantanamo Bay. She soon conforms to her surroundings while striking up an unusual relationship with one of the prisoners, played by Payman Maadi. Confronted with his torture at the hands of her comrades, will she be able to survive her own experiences within this notorious detention camp?

In the October 17 release, a young woman (Stewart) joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees. »

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Trailer Lands For Guantanamo Bay Drama ‘Camp X-Ray’

8 August 2014 10:15 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Back in July we brought you new stills from the Guantanamo Bay drama Camp X-ray, directed by Peter Sattler and starring Kristen Stewart. Now we return with the trailer which gives us a far better look at what’s in store.

Set in post-9/11 America, Kristen stars as Private Amy Cole, a young woman determined to make something of herself in the Us Army. However, instead of being sent out to Afghanistan she’s assigned a role as a guard in Guantanamo Bay. While facing hostility from many of the prisoners Amy manages to strike up a friendship with Ali Amir (Peyman Moaadi), one of the detainees, as the pair attempt to come to terms with their separate – but intertwining – situations. Julia Duffy, Tara Holt, Cory Michael Smith, Lane Garrison, Joseph Julian Soria, John Carroll Lynch and Yousuf Azami co-star.

This looks like it could get emotional especially considering the focus and topic. »

- Jazmine Sky Bradley

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