Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci is clarifying details about the infamous butter rape scene in the "Last Tango in Paris."
Bertolucci says the only novelty sprung on actress Maria Schneider was the butter — not the simulated rape, which he said was written into the script.
"Some people thought, and think, that Maria wasn't informed about the rape," said a Bertolucci statement carried by the ANSA news agency Monday.
Catalyst Global Media, the London-based television and film production company led by Charlotte Walls, is making a feature film version of poet and novelist Owen Sheers' Pink Mist.
The drama, which has already been made into a stage version at the Bush Theatre and The Bristol Old Vic, is about three young soldiers from Bristol who are deployed to Afghanistan.
After much speculation, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has landed a China release date for January 6, 2017, Deadline has confirmed.
This early January slot for the Star Wars spinoff will follow a similar pattern to Disney's release for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which opened in the Middle Kingdom on January 9 earlier this year.