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Scorsese & Snipes' Financial Adviser Arrested For Fraud

A high-profile investment banker to stars including MARTIN SCORSESE, WESLEY SNIPES and UMA THURMAN has been arrested on suspicion of defrauding his clients, allegedly cheating them out of a staggering $30 million (£20 million).Kenneth Starr...

Scorsese Wants Pacino And De Niro For Sinatra Movie

MARTIN SCORSESE is hoping to sign up AL PACINO to play FRANK SINATRAin his upcoming biopic - and the director wants ROBERT DE NIRO to co-star as DEAN MARTIN.The Raging Bull filmmaker is set to...

Jennifer Lopez Floating On Millions

Jennifer Lopez has hired a £20 million yacht for the Cannes Film Festival. The 'Back Up Plan' star - who has two-year-old twins Max and Emme with husband Marc Anthony - is determined to ensure...

Stars Celebrate Scorsese At Cannes

Stars including MEG RYAN, JOSH BROLIN, SALMA HAYEK and OLIVER STONE turned out to honour veteran moviemaker MARTIN SCORSESE at a lavish bash in France on Saturday (15May10).The director has enjoyed a dazzling career dating...

Dylan Jacket On Sale

A leather jacket worn by BOB DYLAN in MARTIN SCORSESE's documentary THE LAST WALTZ is expected to fetch $6,000 (£4,000) at auction later this month (May10).The brown, thigh-length coat, which was sported by the folk...

'Insecure' Star P. Diddy

P. Diddy is insecure.The rap mogul - who stars alongside Russell Brand in forthcoming movie 'Get Him to the Greek' - was amazed to be asked to feature in an episode of 'Inside the Actors...

Martin Scorsese's 3-D Kids Film

Martin Scorsese is to film 'The Invention of Hugo Cabret' in 3-D. The Oscar-winning director will shoot the movie, based on Brian Selznick's children's book of the same name, in London from June, according to...

Meryl Streep's Award Tears

Meryl Streep "burst into tears" when she learned she had been elected into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.The veteran actress - who has previously won two Academy Awards and seven Golden Globes -...

Emperor's Child Michelle Williams?

Michelle Williams is in negotiations to star in 'The Emperor's Children'. Noah Baumbach is reported to have met with the 29-year-old actress to discuss her playing the role of Danielle Minkoff - a TV documentary...

Leonardo Dicaprio To Clean Up As Hoover?

Leonardo DiCaprio is set to star in a biopic on the life of J. Edgar Hoover. The 'Titanic' star could play the former 1st Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) in a movie...

Green Zone Loses The War

Green Zone has become Hollywood's latest casualty of the Iraq War. Demonstrating that not even films of high artistic merit like The Hurt Locker , which won the Oscar for best film of 2009, or,...

Leonardo Dicaprio Praises Scorsese

Leonardo DiCaprio believes Martin Scorsese's films will still be watched in 1,000 years. The 35-year-old star - who has worked with the filmmaker on four movies, most recently 'Shutter Island' - believes the director's close...

Martin Scorsese's Sinatra Movie Plans

Martin Scorsese is working on a Frank Sinatra biopic. The 'Shutter Island' director admits he is still in the early stages of the film and has not yet cast anyone to play the 'My Way'...

Scorsese Named Top Director

MARTIN SCORSESE has been named the Best Living Director in a new U.S. magazine poll.The Oscar-winning Shutter Island director beat out Jean-Luc Godard and Steven Spielberg to land the top honour in Paste magazine's top...

Martin Scorsese Wants Movie Support

Martin Scorsese is pessimistic about the future of the movie business. The 'Shutter Island' director admits the film industry needs financial support and he is not hopeful about getting it. He said: "I would hope...

Robert De Niro Treads Dark Fields

Robert De Niro has signed up to star in 'Dark Fields'.The 'Righteous Kill' actor will appear opposite 'The Hangover' star Bradley Cooper in the new thriller, which is being directed by 'The Illusionist' filmmaker Neil...

Avatar #1 Worldwide For 11th Week

For the 11th consecutive weekend, James Cameron's Avatar ruled the world as it raked in an additional $36.1 million overseas and $13.7 million domestically. Its foreign total now stands a $1.84 billion, its domestic total...

Ebert's Voice Returns -- Via Computer

Film critic Roger Ebert is scheduled to return to television on Tuesday using a voice synthesizer developed by Dr. Matthew Aylett, chief technical officer of Scotland-based CereProc that used old Ebert recordings to produce a...

Shutter Island #1; Avatar Passes $700 Million

On a weekend notable mostly for the fact that Avatar crossed the $700-million mark, Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island remained in first place for the second consecutive week despite falling 46 percent from last weekend. The...

Shutter Island Tops U.s. Box Office Chart For Second Week

MARTIN SCORSESE's psychological thriller SHUTTER ISLAND is driving movie fans crazy - the film has topped the U.S. box office chart for a second consecutive week.The new movie, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio as a U.S....

Shutter Island Shuts Down Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day may have been the perfect title for a movie opening on a Valentine's Day weekend, but it sounded awfully dated a week later when it dropped to second place for the weekend and...

Freeman Lands Cinematographers Honour

MORGAN FREEMAN is set to follow in the footsteps of stars including STEVEN SPIELBERG and MARTIN SCORSESE after landing a coveted prize from the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).The veteran actor will be handed the...

Classic Teacher Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese showed classic films to the 'Shutter Island' cast and crew to teach them what he wanted his movie to be like.The 67-year-old director, who helmed the detective thriller, screened the old movies so...

Fan Letter Won Rufffalo Role In Shutter Island

MARK RUFFALO landed a role in MARTIN SCORSESE's new thriller SHUTTER ISLAND after sending the director a fan letter.Ruffalo and Leonardo DiCaprio play U.S. Marshals hunting an escaped murderer in the new movie, which has...

Shutter Island Shuts Down Rivals

Although even some of the most favorable reviews of Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island observed that it fell short of some his landmark films like Taxi Driver, Mean Streets and Raging Bull , all of those...

Shutter Island Sails To Number One At U.s. Box Office

MARTIN SCORSESE and LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's SHUTTER ISLAND is thrilling cinemagoers - the movie has topped the U.S. box office chart, taking $40.2 million (GBP25.1 million) during its debut weekend (19-21Feb10).The director and star's fourth collaboration,...

Scorsese Wants Bigelow To Win Oscar

Legendary directory MARTIN SCORSESE is so impressed with KATHRYN BIGELOW's Oscar-nominated war film THE HURT LOCKER he has tipped her to win the Best Director prize at next month's (07Mar10) Academy Awards.Scorsese took home the...

Movie Reviews Shutter Island

Most critics -- but hardly all -- appear to agree that while Shutter Island may not rank with some of the greatest Martin Scorsese masterworks, it belongs well up there. As John Anderson puts it...

Shutter Island Favored To Top Box Office

Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island , starring Leonardo DiCaprio appears to be the odds-on favorite to lead the weekend box office. Today's (Friday) Los Angeles Times indicated that pre-release surveys show the R-rated movie appealing primarily...

Undemanding Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal can't make big demands on movies. The 'Crazy Heart' actress, who has been nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in the movie, claims she does not command the same...

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