'Wall-E' to close Tokyo film festival
Posted: Tue., Sep. 16, 2008, 10:31am PT
By Mark Schilling
Entertainment news, movie reviews, awards, festivals, celebrity photos, industry events - VarietyTOKYO — "WALL-E" will close the 21st Tokyo Intl. Film Festival on Oct. 26, fest sources have revealed.
Helmer Andrew Stanton's previous toon, "Finding Nemo," closed the fest in 2003.
The pic is skedded for release in Japan in December, with Disney distribbing. John Woo's period epic "Red Cliff"will open the fest, which unspools from Oct. 18.