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4 Tiny Scenes from Guillermo Del Toro's PAN'S LABYRINTH emerge online!

Hey folks, Harry here with some scenes from PAN'S LABYRINTH that have debuted on a French website online... which means you have a Spanish film with French subtitles in these clips... the first two have to do with the little girl as she begins to see that fantasy world emerge around her. The second two have to do with her step-father's character and his search for rebels in the woods in the province they live. The film has played, yet we've yet to see a review pop in on either HOLLYWOOD REPORTER or VARIETY yet, but I have heard from a friend (not Guillermo) that the press screening went phenomenally and that the film was beloved. The phrase, "Guillermo's masterpiece" has been uttered more than once in regards to this film. Picturehouse has picked it up, we'll be seeing it I believe in late September / early October. Perfect time for a dark horror fantasy... Autumn is the time for such things.

Click Here to Get a Glimpse at PAN'S LABYRINTH!

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  • May 26, 2006, 6:51 p.m. CST

    Guillermo is the director M Night Sham wishes

    by fiester

    he could be.

  • May 26, 2006, 6:51 p.m. CST

    Can't wait for this

    by durmer killik

    Freakin A

  • May 26, 2006, 6:51 p.m. CST

    where's David Bowie?

    by theBigE

    okay, that joke has gotten old quick. But I can't help to think the presence of Jennifer Connelly couldn't hurt this film any!

  • May 26, 2006, 6:58 p.m. CST

    Gotta love Spanish w/French subtitles

    by theBigE

    Oy - what the heck is the lieutenant saying? All I caught was "antibotics."

  • May 26, 2006, 7:20 p.m. CST

    Sacr

    by Det. John Kimble

    Looks very cool. But BigE, she's no Jennifer Connelly.

  • May 26, 2006, 7:56 p.m. CST

    no,

    by frank cotton

    but she sure is a cutie - hope this isn't the only film she ever does. i'd always looked forward to seeing the chick that played Miete in CITY OF LOST CHILDREN in something when she got older, but as far as i know, she hasn't done anything else. but then, i don't really keep up with french films that much.

  • May 26, 2006, 10:52 p.m. CST

    I'd rather Del Taco.

    by s00p3rm4n

    Only a geek could love a hack like that jackass.

  • May 26, 2006, 11:07 p.m. CST

    Rated R for Graphic Violence and Some Language

    by BurtGummer

    MPAA rated it last week according to boxofficemojo.com. It aint going to be pretty, especially with the "some language." Go Pale Man Go!

  • May 27, 2006, 12:49 a.m. CST

    Prepare for the Sequel to the Richard Kelly Wankfest...

    by chaplinatemyshoe

    ...entitled "Groping Del Toro's Man Boobs." Meanwhile in the world of relevance, good films are showing at Cannes...

  • May 27, 2006, 1:11 a.m. CST

    s00p3rm4n

    by topaz4206

    I'd bet a good amount of money you're in the "Never Seen The Devil's Backbone" club.

  • May 27, 2006, 1:49 a.m. CST

    Unfortunately aren't the clips very interesting

    by DerLanghaarige

    But who cares? It'S still a must-see!

  • May 27, 2006, 10:56 a.m. CST

    Now my i-pod is minty clean...

    by brycemonkey

    seriously though looks cool.

  • May 27, 2006, 4:21 p.m. CST

    Oh now, a girl is inhaling veerryy sllloooowwwlllyyy

    by moondoggy2u

    ala The Grudge!! Watch out!! I still dont understand why people think that sound is supposed to be frightening. Didnt we all make that noise when we were kids?

  • May 28, 2006, 11:57 p.m. CST

    If only Hellboy had looked half as good as this.

    by chien_sale

  • May 31, 2006, 9:31 a.m. CST

    Guillermo, overrated.

    by J_akob

    It never ceases to amaze me at how many people fawn over Del Toro like he's destroyed cinema and rebuilt it in a day. His work is, at most, average to good. His movies are like templates for college filmmakers to use as cookie cutters. He lacks style, his movies always have whimpy sound effects, and the pacing is usually bad. Sounds like I'm being harsh doesn't it? Well, I love movies and I've seen a lot of em. There are greater giants than Guillermo.