'Ladykillers' thrills Cannes

Dunkley, Cathy
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/17/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 58, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that Joel and Ethan Coen's film "The Ladykillers" has secured a competition slot in the Cannes Film Festival in France. Screening of the film in May 2004; Prizes won by the Coens at previous Cannes film festivals; Tom Hanks' role as the film's star; Remaking of Alexander Mackedrick's film; Full financing of the film by Disney.


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