Culturewatch Podcast - Film releases 12 October 2012
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Film title: Ruby Sparks
Director: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris
Screenplay: Zoe Kazan
Starring: Zoe Kazan, Paul Dano, Annette Bening, Antonio Banderas
Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures (USA); Twentieth Century Fox (UK)
Cinema Release Date: 25 July 2012 (USA); 12 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: R (USA); 15 (UK) Contains strong language and soft drug use
Film title: Hotel Transylvania
Director: Genndy Tartakovsky
Screenplay: Peter Baynham and Robert Smigel
Starring: Adam Sandler, Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Kevin James
Distributor: Columbia Pictures (USA); Sony Pictures Releasing (UK)
Cinema Release Date: 28 September 2012 (USA); 12 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: PG (USA); U (UK) Contains mild scary scenes and rude humour
Film title: Hit and Run
Director: Dax Shepard and David Palmer
Screenplay: Dax Shepard
Starring: Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, Tom Arnold, Beau Bridges, Bradley Cooper
Distributor: Open Road Films (USA); Momentum Theatrical (UK)
Cinema Release Date: 22 August 2012 (USA); 12 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: R (USA); 15 (UK) Contains strong language, sex references, violence & drug use
Film title: On the Road
Director: Walter Salles
Screenplay: Jose Rivera, based on the book by Jack Kerouac
Starring: Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams
Distributor: Lions Gate (UK); IFC/Sundance Selects (USA)
Cinema Release Date: 12 October 2012 (UK); 21 December 2012 (USA)
Certificate: 15 (UK) Contains strong sex and drug use, and strong language
Sophie Lister talks to Paul Hammond on UCB UK radio about new film releases: Ruby Sparks, Hotel Transylvania, Hit and Run and On the Road. Download this podcast.
See below for links to any Culturewatch articles related to these films.
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Author: Sophie Lister and Paul Hammond
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