Michael Moore’s latest documentary about the credit crisis, Capitalism: A Love Story, will compete for the top prize at this year’s Venice Film Festival, according to Reuters. Capitalism is one of six U.S. films to compete in the top category. Other notable American films up for the Golden Lion are Werner Herzog’s remake of Bad Lieutenant starring Nicolas Cage and Eva Mendes; former Gucci designer Tom Ford’s A Single Man, which features Colin Firth and Julianne Moore; John Hillcoat’s adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s post-apocalyptic novel The Road, which stars Viggo Mortensen and Charlize Theron; Todd Solondz’s Life During Wartime; and George Romero’s Survival of the Dead. The festival takes place Sept. 2-12 in Venice, Italy.
Michael Moore's 'Capitalism: A Love Story' up for top Venice Film Fest prize
- 'Gotham recap: 'Selina Kyle'
- 'Dancing With the Stars'; 'The Voice'; 'Sleepy Hollow'; more recaps
- 'Castle' season premiere: Your take on 'Driven'?
- 'Castle' boss tips us off to 5 things to look for this season
- 'SNL': Bill Hader on chat with Lorne Michaels about Pete Davidson ('By the way, do you want to host?')
- '24: Live Another Day' Blu-ray/DVD shows us Tony Almeida in 'Solitary': First Look
- Emily Kinney talks 'Walking Dead': Daryl and Beth connected (but don't call them Deth)
- 'Family Guy' does the Bartman--and maybe 'South Park' still wins
Top 5 Most Read
- 'The Walking Dead' star Emily Kinney says there's 'definitely a connection' between Beth and Daryl
- 'Castle' season 7 premiere recap: Where in the world is Richard Castle?
- Tony Almeida wants out of solitary in new '24' Blu-ray feature
- 'Castle' boss: Season 7 will reveal more of why Castle is the way he is
- 'The Simpsons'/'Family Guy' crossover is one of the most fascinatingly weird things to ever happen to television