24 search results for Mia Maestro

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    New teaser for Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain' is an eye-opener

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

    These vampires probably don't sparkle in the sun
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    Some Girl(s)

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, Jun 28, 2013

    Neil LaBute has written the screenplay for this film based on his own stage play.
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    1st Night

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, May 3, 2013

    Richard E. Grant and Sarah Brightman star in this comedy-drama.
  • Rosemary's Baby - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 15, 2009

    In Roman Polanski's first American film, adapted from Ira Levin's horror bestseller, a young wife comes to believe that her offspring is not of this world. Waifish Rosemary Woodhouse (Mia Farrow) and her struggling actor husband, Guy (John Cassavetes), move into the Bramford, an old New York City apartment building with an ominous reputation and only elderly residents. Neighbors Roman and Minnie Castevet (Sidney Blackmer and Ruth Gordon) soon come nosing around to welcome the Woodhouses to the building; despite Rosemary's reservations about their eccentricity and the weird noises that she keeps hearing, Guy starts spending time with the Castevets. Shortly after Guy lands a plum Broadway role, Minnie starts showing up with homemade chocolate mousse for Rosemary. When Rosemary becomes pregnant after a mousse-provoked nightmare of being raped by a beast, the Castevets take a special interest in her welfare. As the sickened Rosemary becomes increasingly isolated, she begins to suspect that the Castevets' circle is not what it seems. The diabolical truth is revealed only after Rosemary gives birth, and the baby is taken away from her. Polanski's camerawork and Richard Sylbert's production design transform the realistic setting (shot on-location in Manhattan's Dakota apartment building) into a sinister projection of Rosemary's fears, chillingly locating supernatural horror in the familiar by leaving the most grotesque frights to the viewer's imagination. This apocalyptic yet darkly comic paranoia about the hallowed institution of childbirth touched a nerve with late-'60s audiences feeling uneasy about traditional norms. Produced by B-horror maestro William Castle, Rosemary's Baby became a critically praised hit, winning Gordon an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Inspiring a wave of satanic horror from The Exorcist (1973) to The Omen (1976), Rosemary's Baby helped usher in the genre's modern era by combining a supernatural story with Alfred Hitchcock's propensity for finding normality horrific. ~ Lucia Bozzola, All Movie Guide
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    New York goes dark in teaser for Guillermo Del Toro's FX series 'The Strain'

    Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014

    Corey Stoll, Kevin Durand, Mía Maestro and Sean Astin star in vampire show
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    Press Tour: Carlton Cuse teases first footage from 'The Strain'

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014

    'Lost' veteran promises you'll never look at vampires the same way again
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    FX provides first look at Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain'

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jan 9, 2014

    Network releases first images from del Toro's vampire thriller
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    Most Anticipated TV Premieres and Returns of 2014

    Type: Gallery | Date: Sunday, Dec 29, 2013

    Can returning creator Dan Harmon fix what went awry during his one-year absen...
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    Watch: Teaser trailer for FX's 'The Strain' arrives

    Type: Article | Date: Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013

    Series based on the novels by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
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    David Bradley joins Guillermo del Toro's vampire series 'The Strain'

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

    John Hurt was originally cast in the role
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