Friday, June 12, 2009
IMTA alum Agnes Bruckner's film Blood & Chocolate is the specially selected and promoted as the $.99 movie of iTunes most popular feature. This 2007 movie is based on the best-selling young adult novel of the same name by Annette Curtis Klause. Agnes plays Vivian, a werewolf who falls in love...with a regular boy! This is from her official bio for the film: "Nurturing an impressive body of work that encompasses film and television, AGNES BRUCKNER (Vivian Gandillon) came to national prominence after garnering rave reviews for her role in the coming-of-age independent film Blue Car, which made its debut at the 2002 Sundance Film Festival and for which she received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Female Lead. She was also honored with a ShoWest Female Star of Tomorrow Award."
Agnes was in the film Peaceful Warrior with Nick Nolte, Amy Smart and Scott Mechlowicz. Her other projects include The Wood, opposite Patricia Clarkson; Haven, with Bill Paxton and Orlando Bloom; and Stateside, with Val Kilmer. She has also starred in Rick, with Bill Pullman, which debuted at the 2003 Toronto Film Festival. Bruckner’s other film credits include Barbet Schroeder’s psychological thriller Murder by Numbers, The Glass House and Homeroom. Segueing between the big and small screen, Agnes was on 24, The Shrunken City, The Bold and the Beautiful, Alias, Pacific Blue, The Fugitive and Touched by an Angel. Before she accomplished all of that...she competed at IMTA in 1995. She was just nine years when she competed and she won Child Model of the Year!
Agnes Bruckner's Blood and Chocolate is iTunes $. 99 Movie This Week! Reviewed by IMTA on 5:33 AM Rating: 5