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Fascinating Fact 4887

Ladies man GEORGE CLOONEY took his first date to the cinema - to watch ROBERT DE NIRO in MARTIN SCORSESE's urban despair movie TAXI DRIVER.

Scorsese To Make Marley Documentary

Filmmaker MARTIN SCORSESE is lining up another documentary about a music legend - the Oscar winner has announced plans to make a movie about BOB MARLEY. Scorsese has previously explored the '60s heyday of Bob...

The Things They Say 7085

"Shine a Light is the only Martin Scorsese movie I know that doesn't have Gimme Shelter in it!" ROLLING STONES frontman SIR MICK JAGGER on the MARTIN SCORSESE-directed documentary about the legendary band.

Stones Roll Into Berlin

Martin Scorsese's new concert movie about the Rolling Stones has opened this year's Berlin film festival.Shine a Light, co-produced in conjunction with the band, intercuts songs from their 2006 show at the Beacon Theatre in...

By on 08 February 2008

Light Shines On Berlinale Opening

The Berlin Film festival is set to open tonight (Thursday) with a screening of Martin Scorsese's Rolling Stones concert documentary, Shine a Light. At a news conference earlier today, the Stones' Keith Richards indicated that...

Fascinating Fact 4687

MARTIN SCORSESE, ANGELINA JOLIE, DANIEL DAY-LEWIS, GEORGE CLOONEY, MARION COTILLARD, JAMES MCAVOY and JUNO star ELLEN PAGE turned the 11th annual Newsweek Oscar Roundtable discussion into a star-studded affair when the sextet gathered for a...

Fascinating Fact 4671

HARVEY KEITEL is to reteam with his MEAN STREETS director MARTIN SCORSESE for a new romantic film about modern-day New Yorkers. The pair will produce drama CHAOS.

Stones 'Quit Emi' For Universal

The Rolling Stones have signed a one-album deal with Universal raising speculation as they near the end of their current contract with EMI.According to the Times, the legendary rockers have inked a deal with Universal...

By on 17 January 2008

Berlin Film Festival Gets What They Want

The Berlin Film Festival has chosen Shine a Light, Martin Scorsese's documentary about the Rolling Stones, to open this year's festival on February 7. Festival organizers said Tuesday that the director and the veteran rock...

Scorsese's Stones Movie To Open Berlin Film Festival

MARTIN SCORSESE's much-anticipated ROLLING STONES documentary has been selected to open the Berlin Film Festival in Germany. The revered moviemaker and the band themselves are expected to make an appearance when Shine A Light has...

Scorsese's Rolling Stones Film Gets Release Date

Director MARTIN SCORSESE's highly-anticipated documentary movie about the ROLLING STONES will finally be released in April (08). Shine A Light was slated for release in October last year (07), but was postponed by Paramount Classics....

Day Lewis Rejected Schindler's List Role

DANIEL DAY LEWIS turned down the chance to star in SCHINDLER'S LIST after MARTIN SCORSESE lost the job of directing it to STEVEN SPIELBERG. Although he had signed up to star in the 1993 film,...

Bridges Wrote To Scorsese To Plead For Judas Role

JEFF BRIDGES was so desperate to land a part in controversial film THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST he wrote a letter to director MARTIN SCORSESE. The Big Lebowski star insists it was the only time...

Hoffman Turned Down 'Crazy' Scorsese

DUSTIN HOFFMAN once turned down a role offered to him by MARTIN SCORSESE - because he thought the filmmaker was "crazy". The Graduate actor was approached by the director to star in the now classic...

Dicaprio Awarded 'Golden Star' In Morocco

Actor LEONARDO DICAPRIO has received an honorary award from director MARTIN SCORSESE at the opening of the seventh Marrakesh Film Festival in Morocco. Scorsese lavished praise on the 33-year-old as he presented him with a...

Kingsley + Ruffalo Join Dicaprio On Scorsese Movie

BEN KINGSLEY and MARK RUFFALO have signed up to star alongside LEONARDO DiCAPRIO in MARTIN SCORSESE's upcoming movie SHUTTER ISLAND. DiCaprio will play a U.S. Marshall investigating the disappearance of a mental patient in the...

Scorsese Directs Hitchcockian Cava Commercial

MARTIN SCORSESE has once again swapped epic movies for commercials - after filming an eight-minute advert for cava brand Friexenet. The Goodfellas moviemaker is behind The Key To Reserva, the beverage's new Christmas 2007 advertisement,...

Ross, Scorsese And Martin Receive Kennedy Center Honours

Soul diva DIANA ROSS, director MARTIN SCORSESE and comedian STEVE MARTIN were among the stars to receive Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday (02Dec07) for their contributions to American culture. Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson and...

Stallone To Co-star With Dicaprio?

SYLVESTER STALLONE and LEONARDO DiCAPRIO are to team up for MARTIN SCORSESE's next film, SHUTTER ISLAND, according to internet reports. News website AintItCoolNews.com claims Scorsese has offered Stallone a co-starring role in the mystery thriller,...

Coppola: 'Scorsese Only Makes Movies For The Money'

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA has hit out at fellow filmmaker MARTIN SCORSESE, claiming THE DEPARTED director is only interested in making movies for financial gain. Coppola and Scorsese are longtime friends, but The Godfather director is...

Mann And De Niro Reunite

Michael Mann and Robert De Niro are to team up for the first time since their classic crime caper Heat in a new Paramount Pictures movie, it has emerged.Variety reports the Ali director has signed...

By on 25 October 2007

Scorsese Back With Leo

Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio are to team up for yet another movie, reports suggest.According to Variety, the legendary director and the Aviator star are to work together for the fourth time on Shutter Island,...

By on 23 October 2007

Narnia Director Eyes Werewolf Pic

Andrew Adamson, director of The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe, is reportedly considering a far furrier proposition for his next film.The long-haired Kiwi, currently working on Prince Caspian, the second film in the Chronicles...

By on 16 October 2007

Scorsese To Direct George Harrison Film

Martin Scorsese, who appears to enjoy making documentaries about celebrated musicians as much as he does dramas about the underworld, is planning to direct a film about George Harrison, the former Beatle who died in...

Scorsese To Make Harrison Film

Legendary director Martin Scorsese has signed up to make an untitled documentary about the life of Beatles singer George Harrison, according to reports.Hollywood trade paper Variety claims that the film is to be made in...

By on 27 September 2007

Scorsese To Make George Harrison Movie

MARTIN SCORSESE has signed to make a movie about late BEATLE GEORGE HARRISON. The film, which will be shot later this year and released in cinema's next year (08), will be produced by Harrison's widow...

Wilson, Ross + Scorsese Named Kennedy Center Honourees

BEACH BOYS star BRIAN WILSON, DIANA ROSS, funnyman STEVE MARTIN and moviemaker MARTIN SCORSESE are to receive Kennedy Center Honors for their influence on U.S. culture. The highest honour for an American performer or artist,...

Chicago Film Festival Dedicated To Critic Ebert

Roger Ebert, who began covering the Chicago International Film Festival in 1970, three years after it was founded, has written to the festival thanking it for dedicating this year's edition (October 4-17) to him. "It's...

Scorsese's Stones Doc Put Back

Martin Scorsese's hotly-tipped documentary about the Rolling Stones has had its release date put back to next April for promotional reasons.Shine a Light was provisionally pencilled in for a September release, but as the Stones...

By on 14 August 2007

Scorsese's Rolling Stones Film Delayed

The release of movie mogul MARTIN SCORSESE's ROLLING STONES documentary has been delayed to allow the band the chance to promote it properly. The director flew to Italy last month (Jul07) to screen a rough...

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

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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

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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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