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Malick's Tree Is Planted In Cannes

Terrence Malick's long-awaited Tree of Life was finally unspooled at the Cannes Film Festival today (Monday), receiving polite applause mixed with scattered boos from an overflow crowd of reporters attending a morning screening. Most, however,...

Diane Kruger Lights Up Cannes

Diane Kruger is one of the stars of a new advertising campaign for Jaeger-LeCoultre. A giant portrait of the stunning actress - shot by photographer Marcel Hartmann - has been erected on the French Riviera...

Angelina Jolie Names Directorial Debut

Angelina Jolie has named her directorial debut 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'. The Oscar-winning actress shot the movie - a love story set during the Bosnian war of the early 1990s - last...

Cheryl Cole's Quiet American Life

Cheryl Cole relaxes after 'X Factor' auditions with a cup of tea and "trashy" TV. The 'Promise This' singer has joined Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and record producer L.A. Reid on the judging panel of...

Vanessa Hudgens Planning New York Move

Vanessa Hudgens is moving to New York.The 'Sucker Punch' actress - who split from Zac Efron in December after five years of dating - reportedly told pals at the Cannes Film Festival she is planning...

Tilda Swinton Says Birth Is 'Violent'

Tilda Swinton thinks childbirth is "violent" The 50-year-old actress - who has 13-year-old twins Honor and Xavier with partner John Byrne - believes Hollywood glamorises birth, which is actually a "murderous" experience. She said: "In...

Jude Law 'Too Old' To Be Film Heartthrob

Jude Law claims he is "too old" to be a big screen heartthrob. The 38-year-old actor - who will play a betrayed husband opposite Keira Knightley in 'Anna Karenina' - says his days of being...

At Cannes They're Talking About Kevin

Lynn Ramsay's We've Got to Talk about Kevin , the first film to be screened in competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival, certainly got a lot of those who saw it talking. In particular,...

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie Sued

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are to be sued by a former employee.The unnamed woman - who worked as a bilingual secretary at their Miraval chateau in the South of France - was dismissed by...

Jamie Cullum Serenades De Niro At Cannes

Jamie Cullum sang to Robert De Niro at the Cannes Film Festival last night (11.05.11).The jazz musician played a medley of Frank Sinatra's 'New York, New York' and Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' duet 'Empire State...

Lady Gaga Performs Judas At Cannes

Lady Gaga performed her single 'Judas' at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday (11.05.11). Despite the 'Bad Romance' hitmaker's record-breaking 'Monster Ball Tour' concluding in Mexico last week the singer hasn't stopped performing, appearing onstage at...

Quentin Tarantino Wants Lady Gaga For Movie

Quentin Tarantino has tried to impress Lady Gaga into appearing in his next film. The 'Pulp Fiction' director - who previously lent the 'Born This Way' singer his 'Kill Bill' Pussy Wagon for her 'Telephone'...

Century Old Moon Classic Lands In Cannes

A hand-tinted color print of the 1902 classic A Trip to the Moon ( Le Voyage dans la lune ) by Georges Méliès, thought to have been lost for decades, is scheduled to be screened...

Woody's Cannes Opener Delights Crowd

Unlike his contribution to last year's Cannes Film Festival, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Woody Allen's Midnight in Paris received a mostly enthusiastic reception from the press when it was screened this morning...

Salma Hayek Opens Cannes Film Festival

Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas opened the Cannes Film Festival today (11.05.11). The 'Puss In Boots' co-stars climbed atop a pair of giant boots to promote the new 3-D animated movie as the annual event...

Naomi Watts Joins Boxing Drama The Bleeder

Naomi Watts is set to star in new boxing drama 'The Bleeder'. The Australia actress will team up with her husband Liev Schreiber for the first time since 2006's 'The Painted Veil' to star in...

Julianne Moore To Play Warring Divorcee

Julianne Moore will star as a dysfunctional divorcee in a new movie. The 'Kids Are Alright' actress will team up with British funnyman Steve Coogan to play a warring former couple in the film based...

Beaver Bites

In the end The Beaver was dammed, unable to break through the negative publicity surrounding its star and a put-offish story line about a psychotic individual who speaks through a hand puppet. The movie opened...

Cannes Film Festival Selects Closing Flick

Christophe Honoré's Les Bien-Aimés ( The Beloved ) has been selected to close the Cannes Film Festival this year. The musical drama, which takes place over a half century, from the 60s to the present,...

Tree Of Life Will Premiere At Cannes After All

Terrence Malick's much anticipated The Tree of Life , starring Sean Penn and Brad Pitt, will have its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on May 11 after all. Icon Film Distribution, which had...

Naomi Campbell's Japan Fashion Show

Naomi Campbell is to show her support for Japan's earthquake victims by hosting a Fashion for Relief event.The supermodel - who has raised $7 million for charitable causes with similar events to date - will...

Woody Allen Movie To Star Eisenberg And Page

Jesse Eisenberg and Ellen Page will star in Woody Allen's next movie.The veteran director has also lined up Alec Baldwin and Penelope Cruz for his next project which doesn't yet have a title. All that...

Pinup Stars To Go On Display At Cannes

Some of Hollywood's most famous pinup stars will be pinned up, so to speak, on the walls of the main theater at the Cannes Film Festival this year, the festival said today (Thursday). The display...

Controversies Already Simmering At Cannes

The menu of films at the Cannes Film Festival is never complete without the added spice of controversy -- and this year's lineup is no exception. There is Scotish director Lynn Ramsay's We Need to...

Malick's Tree Of Life To Be Planted At Cannes

Terrence Malick's much awaited The Tree of Life , starring Brad Pitt and Sean Penn, is among the films selected to compete for the Palme d'Or, the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival, which...

Ellen Page Joins Woody Allen's Rome Movie

Ellen Page has joined Woody Allen's next directorial project set in Rome.The 'Inception' actress joins Alec Baldwin, Jesse Eisenberg and Penelope Cruz in the as-yet-untitled project, which will be shot in the Italian capital. The...

Caribbean Coming To The Mediterranean

It's certainly not the kind of film that turns up in the competition at the Cannes Film Festival each year, but Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean On Stranger Tides will be screened at this year's...

Cannes Film Festival To Pay Tribute To Bertolucci

The Cannes Film Festival said today (Monday) that legendary director Bernardo Bertolucci will receive an honorary Palme d'Or during its opening ceremony on May 11. Only twice before has such a tribute been paid to...

Meg Ryan To Make Directorial Debut

Meg Ryan will make her directorial debut with 'Into The Beautiful'. The 'When Harry Met Sally' actress will helm the film - which focuses on a reunion between old friends - from a script written...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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