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INTERVIEW: Robert Pattinson talks to Variety about Cronenberg, Brady Corbet, Twilight and More   Leave a comment

During the Vanity Fair Party Rob talked to Variety. Not really new info/quotes though:



Whoever worried this year’s Cannes Film Festival was short on stars only needed to take a stroll through the Vanity Fair Party on Saturday night at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, which looked like the Oscars in May.

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*VIDEO* Old footage of David Cronenberg talking Cannes & Cosmopolis, Pattinson & Gadon mention   Leave a comment

The Cannes footage is from 2005 when Cronenberg’s History of Violence was selected for the film festival. The second segment, with the Robert Pattinson and Sarah Gadon mention, is from last year but still great to hear.

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Posted April 24, 2012 by Sim in Cosmopolis, Robert Pattinson

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David Cronenberg talked about Rob & Cosmopolis at Queen’s University Film and Media Courses (March 13th)   2 comments

His film Cosmopolis, based on the novel by Don Delillo, is in post-production. It stars Robert Pattinson as a Manhattan millionaire.

The film was shot in Toronto, a favourite shooting location of Cronenberg’s.

“I’ve never shot a foot of film in the U.S., even though a lot of my movies are set there,” he said.

Toronto also provided a refuge for Pattinson’s international celebrity, he said.

“When we were shooting on the streets, [Pattinson] had a lot of fans crowding around, but he could go to bars and clubs in his street clothes and people didn’t recognize him,” he said.

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