Francis Ford Coppola gave some news about his crazy project, the science fiction film Megalopolis with Adam Driver.
If Michael Mann returns soon with ferrari (in 2024 on Amazon Prime Video in France), while his latest film, hackerdates back to 2015, he will not be the only great director who does us the honor of returning to the cinema this year, since Francis Ford Coppola is also back. Director ofApocalypse now I hadn’t directed a film since Twixtwith Val Kilmer and Elle Fanning, released in 2012. For his return, he focused on the crazy project that he has been developing since the 80s, Megalopolisin which he invested his personal fortune.
Even if filming is over, we still know relatively little about the film that should be shown. a utopian New York imagined by an ambitious architect played by none other than Adam Driver, who calls Coppola’s film “crazy, imaginative and epic.” Almost ten months after the end of filmingThe director finally spoke about his film, which he plans to present to us very soon.
Megalopolis is coming soon (promise)
Even if the production of Megalopolis If it had not been affected by the strike of Hollywood actors and screenwriters, the filming of Francis Ford Coppola’s film would have been enormous chaos. The filmmaker, known for his complicated filming and in particular that ofApocalypse nowdenied the information and responded to rumors about the filming of his Megalopolis. Chaotic or not, the sci-fi movie should be coming to us soonas Coppola confirmed in the podcast microphone Accutron :
“There are only a few months left until the premiere. All I can say is that I love the actors, it’s out of the ordinary and never boring. So be patient.”
The launch is therefore approaching, but no date has been revealed yet. This mystery could well confirm the future screening of the film at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2024, but this is all just speculation for now. In addition to Adam Driver, who is surely everywhere at the moment (and this is not to displease us), the cast also includes Aubrey Plaza, Forest Whitaker, Laurence Fishburne, Shia LaBeouf, Jon Voight, Dustin Hoffman or even Jason Schwartzmann, Giancarlo Esposito and Nathalie Emmanuel.