Culturewatch Podcast - Film releases 19 October 2012
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Film title: Frankenweenie
Director: Tim Burton
Screenplay: John August
Starring: Charlie Tahan Frank Welker, Winona Ryder, Catherine O'Hara, Martin Landau
Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (USA/UK)
Cinema Release Date: 5 October 2012 (USA); 17 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: PG (USA); PG (UK) Contains mild threat, scary scenes and one use of mild language
Film title: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Director: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, Conrad Vernon
Screenplay: Eric Darnell, Noah Baumbach
Starring: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith
Distributor: Paramount Pictures (USA/UK)
Cinema Release Date: 8 June 2012 (USA); 19 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: PG (USA); PG (UK) Contains mild slapstick violence
Film title: Beasts of the Southern Wild
Director: Benh Zeitlin
Screenplay: Lucy Alibar, Benh Zeitlin
Starring: Quvenzhané Wallis, Dwight Henry, Levy Easterly
Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures (USA); Studio Canal (UK)
Cinema Release Date: 27 June 2012 (USA); 19 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: PG-13 (USA); 12A (UK) Contains moderate threat, injury detail and potentially dangerous behaviour
Film title: Ginger and Rosa
Director: Sally Potter
Screenplay: Sally Potter
Starring: Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, Annette Bening, Jodhi May
Distributor: Artificial Eye (UK)
Cinema Release Date: 19 October 2012 (UK)
Certificate: 12A (UK) Contains infrequent strong language and moderate sex and suicide references
Tony Watkins talks to Paul Hammond on UCB UK radio about new film releases: Frankenweenie, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, Beasts of the Southern Wild and Ginger and Rosa. Download this podcast.
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Author: Tony Watkins and Paul Hammond
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