Pitt, Kidman films to premiere at Cannes in 2012

PARIS, Apr 21: Movies starring Brad Pitt and Nicole Kidman will premiere in Cannes this year, as the world’s biggest film festival held on the glamorous French Riviera promises a strong North American accent in 2012. Films from U.S. Director Wes Anderson and Canada’s David Cronenberg will be among 22 films vying for the coveted “Palme d’Or,” the top prize at the glitzy cinema showcase which can significantly boost a picture’s box office and awards potential. (agencies)