2011 Comic-Con: Francis Ford Coppola Plans 30-City Tour For New Film ‘Twixt’

By | Saturday July 23, 2011 @ 12:53pm PDT

Deadline Comic-Con film correspondent Luke Y Thompson files:

Francis Ford Coppola’s newest independent film TWIXT delivered one of the more unusual presentations of the show. A surreal tone was set from the beginning, as attendees accustomed to being handed standard … Read More »

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Francis Ford Coppola Quietly Shooting Next Pic — And Val Kilmer Is His Star

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Francis Ford Coppola has begun quietly directing his next feature. I’m told that Coppola is shooting Twixt Now And Sunrise, a thriller with overtones of horror, and that his star is Val Kilmer. Also in the cast are Elle Fanning (Super 8) and Bruce Dern (who long ago starred in the Coppola-scripted The Great Gatsby). But the picture’s fulcrum is Kilmer, who plays a horror novelist. The film is based on a short story written by Coppola. It is shooting in Napa, on Coppola’s property. Coppola hasn’t tackled the horror genre since early in his career, when he directed Dementia 13, and of course Bram Stoker’s Dracula. And some might consider Apocalypse Now to be horror. Read More »

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