The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
  • 2018
  • UK/Spain/France/Portugal/Belgium
  • Directed by: Terry Gilliam
  • Cast: Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce, Stellan Skarsgård, Olga Kurylenko, Joana Ribeiro
  • Website: quixotemovie.com

After eight attempts over two decades, Terry Gilliam's passion project finally arrives.

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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote handed a release date for Italy and Germany

4 Sep 2018

Film gossip

Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' is to open in Italy and Germany on September 27. The long-awaited drama movie - which stars the likes of Adam Driver, Olga Kurylenko and Stellan Skarsgard - had its initial release at the Cannes Film…

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote's release thrown into doubt

18 Jun 2018

Film gossip

The long-awaited release of Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' has been thrown into doubt. The 77-year-old screenwriter finally managed to debut the fantasy film at the Cannes Film Festival last month, following years of legal…

Terry Gilliam's Don Quixote to be screened at Cannes Film Festival

10 May 2018

Film gossip

A court in Paris has given Terry Gilliam the green light to screen 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' at the Cannes Film Festival. The 77-year-old star has become embroiled in a lengthy legal row about the long-awaited movie, but a French court has…

Cannes Film Festival determined to premiere The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

1 May 2018

Film gossip

The organisers of the Cannes Film Festival are determined to premiere Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote'. The long-awaited adventure movie - which has been 20 years in the making - has become bogged down in legal wrangling over who owns…

Terry Gilliam finishes The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

5 Jun 2017

Film gossip

Terry Gilliam has finished filming 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' after 17 years. The 'Time Bandits' director originally started making the movie back in 1998 but due to financial issues, the film was put on halt and Gilliam attempted to try and…

Don Quixote shoot delayed

3 Oct 2016

Film gossip

Shooting on 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' has been postponed due to financing issues. Director Terry Gillam has revealed that his passion project - which he has been working on for almost two decades - has stalled but he insists it will still go…

Adam Driver eyed for The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

13 May 2016

Film gossip

Adam Driver is in talks to join the cast of 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote'. The 32-year-old actor - who rose to global fame due his performance as villain Kylo Ren sci-fi blockbuster 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' - is in negotiations to star in…

Interview: Terry Gilliam – 'Books are dangerous. You get trapped in them and then you have to somehow get them out of your system'

12 Feb 2016

Director, actor and Monty Python member unveils new Don Quixote quote on Edinburgh's Jeffrey Street

'I just realised, that's my Valentine's card to Edinburgh,' Terry Gilliam says to the crowd, as he points at a large, lit-up sign, which reads: 'I shall tear up trees with my bare teeth! I shall crush mountains with my fists! I shall go crazy – for…

Terry Gilliam confirms filming date of The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

8 Aug 2014

Film gossip

Terry Gilliam has confirmed shooting for 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' will start shortly after Christmas. Gilliam, 73, has been trying to make the film - inspired by Miguel De Cervantes' 17th Century Spanish classic Don Quixote - for some time…

John Hurt approached for The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

12 May 2014

Film gossip

John Hurt is being lined up to star in 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote'. The veteran actor has been approached by Monty Python legend Terry Gilliam to star in his long-awaited satirical film, SIC is reporting. 'The Elephant Man' star made the…

Terry Gillam's Don Quixote to begin in September

10 Feb 2014

Film gossip

Terry Gilliam's 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' will begin shooting later this year. 'The Zero Theorem' director will finally bring Miguel de Cervantes' classic novel to the big screen and filming is due to take place from September 29 in the Canary…

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