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Kirsten Dunst Jaded With Jake

19th November 2009

Kirsten Dunst is no longer friends with ex-boyfriend Jake Gyllenhaal.The actress dated the 'Brokeback Mountain star for two years, before the couple split in 2004, and admits they haven't remained on friendly terms.She said: "It...

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Quaid Released From Custody After Posting Bail

25th September 2009

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star RANDY QUAID and his wife have been released from a Texas jail - just hours after they were arrested for allegedly failing to pay a hotel bill.The actor and his partner Evi...

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Quaid Arrested In Texas

25th September 2009

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star RANDY QUAID and his wife have been arrested in Texas in connection with charges they failed to pay a hotel bill.The couple is accused of racking up the debt during a stay...

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Italian Drama Opens Venice Film Festival

2nd September 2009

The Venice Film Festival -- "il nonno" of all film festivals -- opens late today (Wednesday) with the screening of Giuseppe Tornatore's Baaria , the first Italian film to open the festival in 20 years....

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Heath Ledger Responsible For Death

8th July 2009

Heath Ledger's father blames his son for his death.Racing car driver Kim Ledger believes the late 'Brokeback Mountain' star - who died of an accidental overdose of prescription drugs in January 2008, aged just 28...

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Hathaway And Gyllenhaal To Reunite Onscreen

8th June 2009

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN co-stars ANNE HATHAWAY and JAKE GYLLENHAAL are set to reunite onscreen in a movie about a sex drug salesman.The actors, who played an unhappy husband and wife in the Oscar-winning 2005 movie, are...

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Critics Not Taken With Taking Woodstock

18th May 2009

Ang Lee's Taking Woodstock , which debuted at the Cannes Film Festival over the weekend, failed to touch off anything approaching the admiration among critics that his recent Brokeback Mountain and Lust, Caution did. A...

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Cannes Film Festival Names Competing Films

23rd April 2009

Quentin Tarantino will have the distinction of being the only American-born filmmaker to be competing in the 62nd annual Cannes Film Festival this year. Tarantino, who won the festival's prestigious Palme d'Or in 1994, will...

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Ang Lee To Head Venice Jury

27th February 2009

Ang Lee, a two-time winner of the Venice Film Festival's top Golden Lion award, will himself head up the jury that will decide this year's winner, the festival announced today (Friday). The Taiwanese-born director won...

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Carrey And Gyllenhaal To Remake Damn Yankees

27th February 2009

A remake of a classic musical will be fronted by JIM CARREY and JAKE GYLLENHAAL.New Line has signed up the stars for a modern version of musical DAMN YANKEES, which was originally staged in the...

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Heath Ledger Honoured With Posthumous Oscar

23rd February 2009

The late Heath Ledger has been awarded a posthumous Oscar for his work in The Dark Knight.The Australian actor, a best actor Oscar nominee before his tragic death in January 2008, was named best supporting...

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Ang Lee In Line For Life Of Pi Adaptation

18th February 2009

Oscar-winning director Ang Lee is in discussions to direct an adaptation of Yann Martel's acclaimed novel Life of Pi.The Booker-winning tome tells of an Indian boy who spends 227 days on a lifeboat in the...

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Ledger Was Miserable On Brokeback Mountain Set

17th January 2009

HEATH LEDGER had a miserable time on the BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN set - because director ANG LEE treated the late star like an "alienated prop", according to the film's producer JAMES SCHAMUS. In an Entertainment Weekly...

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Ledger's Mother Says Golden Globe Will Go To Daughter

13th January 2009

The posthumous Golden Globe won by Heath Ledger will be given to his daughter Matilda, the late actor's mother has said.Ledger won the best supporting actor award for his performance in The Dark Knight at...

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Theaters Refuse To Show Zack And Miri

27th October 2008

Megaplex Theatres, which operates theaters in Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utahsay that it has refused to book The Weinstein Company's R-rated Zack andMiri Make a Porno . The theaters are owned by Larry Miller,...

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Anne Hathaway Signs Up To Visit Wonderland

7th October 2008

Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter are to take a trip to a magical world in Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, it has been confirmed.Princess Diaries star Hathaway is likely to play the White Queen...

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Movie Reviews Appaloosa

6th October 2008

Appaloosa , which is directed, co-written by and co-stars Ed Harris, returns the Western to the screen after a considerable absence. Most critics praise the performances of Harris and co-star Viggo Mortenson. "The movie's undeniable...

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The Things They Say 9683

30th September 2008

"I like the film I just made with JONATHAN DEMME (RACHEL GETTING MARRIED) and I like my performance in BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN. The rest of the stuff, I just think it's good, but it's not great....

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Brokeback Mountain Author Says Fans Pester Her

17th September 2008

The writer of Brokeback Mountain, about the precarious love affair between two gay cowboys, says that since the movie was released in 2005 she has constantly been pestered by fans who have sent her "pornish"...

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Brokeback Mountain Author Slams Movie's Fans

17th September 2008

The author who inspired Oscar-winning movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has come under scrutiny from film fans. Annie Proulx claims she has been pestered by fans following the release of the 2005 movie - starring late actor...

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Mountain Tops Another Gay Movie Poll

10th September 2008

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has topped a second gay movies poll in as many days. The hit 2005 film beat Beautiful Thing to the top of an online poll compiled by on Monday (08Sep08) and now...

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Brokeback Mountain Tops Gay Movie Poll

9th September 2008

Heath Ledger's beloved BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN movie has topped a new list of the best gay films. The 2005 movie beat Beautiful Thing and Shelter to the top of a new online poll compiled by website...

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Ledgers Profess Pride In Heath After Dark Knight Premiere

16th July 2008

The family of the late Heath Ledger have expressed their pride in the actor's performance in The Dark Knight.The Australian starred as The Joker in the Batman sequel and has been widely tipped to receive...

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Gylenhaal Siblings To Honour Ledger At Batman Premiere

2nd July 2008

Actor JAKE GYLLENHAAL will join his sister MAGGIE at one of THE DARK KNIGHT premieres in a bid to pay tribute to his BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN co-star and friend HEATH LEDGER. Jake Gyllenhaal, the godfather of...

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Heath Ledger 'Could Win An Oscar'

27th June 2008

Heath Ledger could win a posthumous Oscar for his portrayal of The Joker in Batman sequel THE DARK KNIGHT.The Australian actor accidentally overdosed on prescription drugs on January 22nd at just 28 years of age.However,...

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Gay Filmmakers Unable To Land Theatrical Releases

17th June 2008

Despite the success of Brokeback Mountain in theaters and Brothers & Sisters on television, gay-themed movies are "doing worse than ever" according to a report by the Reuter News Agency. The drop-off in attendance is...

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Christian Bale: Dark Knight Did Not Kill Heath Ledger

16th June 2008

Christian Bale has rubbished reports that the demands placed on Heath Ledger for The Dark Knight contributed to the late actor's tragic death.Ledger played The Joker in the upcoming Batman sequel and rumours emerged after...

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Brokeback Mountain The Opera

9th June 2008

An opera based on Oscar-winning movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN is heading for the New York City stage. Charles Wuorinen has been given the job of adapting Annie Proulx novel for the stage, in a show slated...

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Ewan Mcgregor Says Cancer Scare Was 'No Big Deal'

22nd April 2008

Ewan McGregor has revealed he had a mole removed after a doctor discovered "a little skin cancer" beneath his right eye.The Star Wars actor has explained that medical experts advised him to have the growths...

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Lawsuit Claims Paparazzi Gave Ledger Drugs For Secret Video

14th April 2008

A lawsuit has been launched claiming a Hollywood photo agency supplied the late Heath Ledger with cocaine before secretly filming him taking the drug.Part of the two-year-old footage was shown on US news programmes shortly...

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