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The Face of an Angel

The Face of an Angel
  • 2014
  • UK/Italy/Spain
  • 100 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Michael Winterbottom
  • Cast: Kate Beckinsale, Daniel Brühl, Cara Delevingne
  • UK release: 27 March 2015

Thomas (Brühl), a slightly washed-up filmmaker, arrives in Italy to cover a lurid murder story (loosely based by Winterbottom on the case of Meredith Kercher) but gets distracted. It’s very good on the rapacious media coverage, less so when Thomas becomes obsessed with Dante and starts hallucinating; ultimately, a mixed bag.

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The Face of an Angel

23 Mar 20153 stars

Michael Winterbottom uses a real-life murder case as a springboard for drama

After sending funny men Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon munching their way around Italy for TV series / film The Trip to Italy, prolific British director Michael Winterbottom stays in the region for his latest movie. This, however, is anything but comedy…

Daniel Bruhl caught gossiping about Winterbottom's film

12 Sep 2014

Film gossip

Daniel Bruhl got caught criticising 'The Face of An Angel' director Michael Winterbottom in an embarrassing on-set slip up. The 36-year-old actor was caught gossiping in German about the movie - which premiered at the Toronto International Film…

Cara Delevingne shocked by acting ability in Face of an Angel

9 Sep 2014

Film gossip

Cara Delevingne "found out" she could act after she landed the lead role in 'The Face of an Angel.' The 21-year-old model plays Daniel Brühl's love interest Melanie in the psychological thriller, which is directed by Michael Winterbottom, and she…

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