Monday, April 22, 2024

Spike Lee Says Francis Ford Coppola Has Shown Him 30 Minutes of New Film “Megalopolis”: “OMG Amazing”


Francis Ford Coppola has shown 30 minutes of his new film, “Megalopolis” to Spike Lee down in Atlanta.

Spike announced the meeting on Instagram just now. The movie, which should premiere in Cannes next May, stars a bunch of famous people including Aubrey Plaza, Jason Schwarzman, Dustin Hoffman, Shia LaBeouf, Adam Driver and many others.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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