Steve McQueen's 'Shame' with Fassbender Opening on December 2nd
Briefly: Good news - Fox Searchlight has scheduled a limited release of Steve McQueen's controversial, but sensational, film Shame, starring Michael Fassbender and Carey Mulligan, on December 2nd this fall - right smack in the middle of the awards season. The news comes from a @FoxSearchlight tweet stating that "we're releasing Steve McQueen's SHAME in the US on December 2nd, 2011!" No word on the rating, as it's expected to receive NC-17 or go unrated, but who knows. I saw the film in Telluride and loved it, and I think Fassbender has a strong chance for an Oscar nom. We'll keep you updated on cities and release plans.
Reader Feedback - 10 Comments
I only care about one Fassbender role. Prometheus!
Xerxexx on Oct 4, 2011
Can't wait. I've heard Fassbender's performance is earning him comparisons to Daniel Day Lewis.
Mark on Oct 4, 2011
this guy is fantastic in any role, he should get an Oscar nom.
truong18 on Oct 4, 2011
i say oscar nom for x-men, if he wins that will be stupid, but i believe he should be nominated, unless there are better contenders
Dpramroop on Oct 4, 2011
No, he should win the Oscars. He is that good.
ELLA on Oct 5, 2011
Can't wait to see Carey with that haircut...
Anonymous on Oct 5, 2011
Why would this be NC-17 or go unrated?
peloquin on Oct 5, 2011
Fassbender is freaking top-class acting. I love him to bits. He is amazing in everything. Most notably in Hunger, Fish Tank, Centurion, def X-Men and Shame will just be extraordinary. CAN"T WAIT!!! He is Oscar material.
Jrp7sen on Oct 5, 2011
FINALLY. I want to see this so bad! Fassy naked! CANT WAIT.
Hollijean23 on Oct 5, 2011
This is going to be a very contraversial film.... But Fassy and his amazing acting will pull it off. I am so excited for him.
Meme on Oct 5, 2011
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