The Two Faces of January

The Two Faces of January
  • 2014
  • US / UK
  • 1h 36min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Hossein Amini
  • Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac
  • UK release: 16 May 2014

An American con artist and his wife strike up a relationship with a stranger in 1960s Athens, then get caught up in the murder of a police officer.

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Kirsten Dunst: 'I could handle Hitchcock'

14 May 2014

Film gossip

Kirsten Dunst insists she could've handled working with Alfred Hitchcock. The 32-year-old actress has been referred to as a "classic Hitchcock blonde" a number of times throughout her career, and although the legendary director of 'Psycho' and 'Rear…

Kirsten Dunst burnt by Viggo Mortensen on set

14 May 2014

Film gossip

Kirsten Dunst was burnt by Viggo Mortensen during filming for 'The Two Faces of January'. The 32-year-old actress plays the 'Lord of the Rings' stars' wife in the crime thriller, and she's admitted that while they were shooting for a scene in the film…

Interview: Hossein Amini, writer of Drive and director of The Two Faces of January

13 May 2014

The Patricia Highsmith adaptation, starring Kirsten Dunst, is the writer's directorial debut

Hossein Amini bustles into a Berlin hotel, mildly flustered after a demanding day of interviews. This, after all, is largely new to him. For the past two decades, he’s been letting others do the talking, at least to journalists, as he gradually…

The Two Faces of January

13 May 20144 stars

A nicely sustained, old-school thriller starring Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst and Oscar Isaac

Almost 20 years after her death, Patricia Highsmith's work continues to be a rich source of inspiration for contemporary filmmakers. Todd Haynes is currently filming Carol with Cate Blanchett, and now screenwriter Hossein Amini (Drive, The Wings of the…

Kristen Dunst scared to work with Viggo Mortensen

4 Apr 2014

Film gossip

Kirsten Dunst was scared of working with Viggo Mortensen. The 'Spider-Man' actress will star alongside the 'Lord of the Rings' actor in the upcoming thriller 'The Two Faces of January' and she's admitted, although his casting convinced her to accept the…

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