The two films were due to go head to head at the box office until Luhrmann's movie - due to star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and NICOLE KIDMAN - was delayed and then axed last November (04).
The 85-year-old movie maker says, "It will be the Alexander that everyone has been waiting for. I don't want to hit out against Oliver Stone, who merits respect. But his picture was certainly flawed, and was missing the spine of a screenplay."25/02/2005 03:49