DARWIN IN MALIBU imagines a meeting between Charles Darwin, biologist Thomas Huxley and the Bishop of Oxford, Samuel Wilberforce on the deck of a beach house overlooking the Pacific over a hundred years after their deaths.
Robert C. Bruce
Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local ... See full summary »
In May 2017 at a Cannes Film Festival showcase of the film, an ad campaign showing two ladies side by side, one slender and tall the other heavier and shorter came under fire for its controversial tag line "what if Snow White was no longer beautiful and the dwarfs no longer short". Chloe Moretz was quick to defend the movie, saying it had a very positive message. However, when a backlash on social media erupted against the film, Moretz quickly changed her stance and claimed to be "appalled" by the campaign, taking to social media and claiming she had no prior knowledge of the ad's creation and that she was "appalled and angry with the message that it conveyed." The campaign was shortly pulled and a statement from the producers explained that they regret the decision they made in regards to producing the ad. See more »