Cruise and Hanks, Hollywood returns to Cannes – Cinema

(ANSA) – CANNES, MAY 15 – Can Tom Cruise and Tom Hanks be enough? There is no shortage of stars at the red carpet appointment of the Cannes festival (May 17-28). The curtain opens on Tuesday 17 May with VIRGINIE EFIRA, this year’s presenter and who also accompanies her latest film Don Juan by Serge Bozon at the Cannes Premiere. For the opening with the laughing zombies by Michel Hazanavicius for Coupez! (Final Cut) there are French stars BÉRÉNICE BEJO AND ROMAIN DURIS.

TOM CRUISE promises aerial acrobatics returning to the Croisette with Top Gun on May 18: Maverick rewarded with a special tribute to his career. America again with ANNE HATHAWAY and Jeremy Strong for Armageddon Time, the new film by James Gray, a profoundly personal coming-of-age story on the strength of the family and the generational search for the American dream that will see the absence of co-star Anthony Hopkins at Cannes. For the long-awaited film about the Hollywood couple Paul Newman – Joanne Woodward, The Last Movie Stars (in Cannes Classics), is the director and producer, actor ETHAN HAWKE, 4-time Oscar nominated.

TOM HANKS is expected for the Elvis event by Baz Luhrmann with the protagonist Austin Butler in the role of Presley, on May 25th, but he also hatches other things, protagonist at the Marché of the reunion of the Forrest Gump team, for Here, a film adaptation of the famous graphic novel by Richard McGuire. FOREST WHITAKER, actor, director, activist, is this year’s palm tree of honor, while WOODY HARRELSON is in the cast of Triangle of Sadness, the satire on fashion, with which the winner of the Palm for the Square, Swedish Ruben Östlund, back in competition.