Hopewell, John; de la Fuente, Anna Marie
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/18/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 34, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that film maker Guillermo del Toro has teamed with Mexican helmer Alfonso Cuaron on an English-language adaptation of "The Witches." Del Toro is set to direct from his screenplay while Cuaron will produce through his New York-based shingle Esperanto. The teaming of the tow filmmakers forms part of their longterm friendship.


Related Articles

  • Del Toro draws on novels for comix, pic. Goldstein, Gregg // Daily Variety;7/21/2011, Vol. 312 Issue 9, p6 

    The article reports that Guillermo del Toro produces a feature adaptation of his science fiction vampire novel trilogy "The Strain," co-written with Chuck Hogan, which is set to be published on December 14, 2011 and being adapted by artist Mike Hudson and writer David Lapham.

  • U's got monster plans for del Toro. Fleming, Michael // Daily Variety;9/4/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 43, p1 

    The article reports on the film projects of director Guillermo del Toro under Universal Studios in the U.S. It is stated that del Toro is making a long-term commitment through setting up four directing projects, including remakes of "Frankenstein," "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,"...

  • Olé For Hollywood! STAFF // Vanity Fair;Nov2015, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p190 

    The article talks about filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and his role in the film Amores Perros by filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron.

  • Entre el Cha Cha Chá y el Estado: El cine nacional mexicano y sus arquetipos. Sisk, Christina L. // A Contracorriente;2011, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p163 

    This article compares the state-directed motion picture industry in Mexico with Mexican films produced in Hollywood, California in the United States. The author examines the characteristics common among films produced in Mexico, which tend to promote national pride and identity, with depictions...

  • 'HOBBIT' PIX HOBBLED. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;6/1/2010, Vol. 307 Issue 41, p5 

    The article reports on the issues regarding the decision made by director Guillermo del Toro to rule out directing the film "The Hobbit."

  • Helmer gets his game on. Graser, Marc // Daily Variety;12/13/2010, Vol. 309 Issue 49, p5 

    The article reports on the production of the horror adventure film "Insane," by Guillermo del Toro and videogame publisher THQ in 2010 in the U.S.

  • Brilliance Beyond the U.S. Border. Corliss, Richard // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/19/2007, Issue 6, p62 

    The article discusses Mexican filmmakers Guillermo del Toro, Alfonso Cuaron, and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, who have all won awards for their respective 2007 films "Pan's Labyrinth," "Children of Men," and "Babel." Their success is illustrative of a more open attitude towards foreign cinema by...

  • Murals, Icons, Movies: Christian Imagery in Mexican Cinema. DeVries, Scott // Christian Scholar's Review;Summer2011, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p407 

    The article discusses the cinematic aesthetics in the movies of Mexican filmmakers Alfonso Cuarón, Alejandro Iñárritu and Guillermo del Toro. It says that these directors represent the Christian tendencies in Mexican filmmaking as they serve as a forebear to the unique visual imagery in...

  • New shingle plots way into 'Labyrinth' De La Fveite, Aria Marie // Daily Variety;5/16/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 32, p12 

    The article informs that Mexico's golden boys Guillermo del Toro and Alfonso Cuaron are teaming up with longtime collaborators and producers Frida Torresblaneo and Bertha Navarro to form a production shingle. Still nameless, the company aims to foster Spanish and English language pictures in...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics