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Robert De Niro Named Cannes Film Festival Jury President

6th January 2011

Robert De Niro will preside over the jury at the 64th Cannes Film Festival.The 'Taxi Driver' actor - who has...

Petitions Protest Sentence Meted Out To Iranian Filmmaker

22nd December 2010

Filmmakers in Europe have voiced their support of award-winning Iranian director Jafar Panahi after he was sentenced to six years...

Iran Sentences Top Filmmaker To Prison

21st December 2010

In a surprisingly iron-fisted action, Iran has sentenced one of its most honored filmmakers to six years in prison and...

Movie Reviews Fair Game

8th November 2010

Thus far virtually every film that has had the Iraq war as its backdrop has struggled at the box office...

Fair Game, 127 Hours Open Strong

8th November 2010

Opening in limited release, Doug Liman's Fair Game , starring Sean Penn and Naomi Watts, performed reasonably well, averaging about...

Michael Douglas To Enjoy Wedding Anniversary

22nd September 2010

MICHAEL DOUGLAS says he is looking forward to his 10th wedding anniversary with wife CATHERINE ZETA-JONES, despite his battle with...

Director Waiting For Lindsay Lohan Court Hearing

20th September 2010

The director of LINDSAY LOHAN's next film says he is unsure whether or not the actress' latest legal troubles will...

Legendary French Director Chabrol Dead At 80

13th September 2010

Claude Chabrol, a founder of France's New Wave cinema in the '50s and '60s, died Sunday in Paris at the...

Hollywood To Be Well Represented At London Film Fest

8th September 2010

Although Hollywood films have been given short shrift at several leading overseas film festivals in recent years, they dominate the...

Iranian Filmmaker Barred From Leaving Country

2nd September 2010

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, who was jailed for "anti-regime" activities prior to this year's Cannes Film Festival, where he was...

Lindsay Lohan Wanted To Be Like Britney

31st August 2010

LINDSAY LOHAN has given a post-prison interview to US magazine Vanity Fair, in which she admits that on arriving in...

Woody It's Cheaper To Film Overseas

25th August 2010

Woody Allen made the case for "run away production" at a news conference in Madrid Tuesday. He told reporters that...

Lindsay Lohan To Make $1m For Exclusive Interview

19th August 2010

LINDSAY LOHAN is set to make one-million dollars after agreeing to give OK! Magazine her first post-prison interview. Lohan spent...

Michael Douglas To Get Treatment For Cancerous Tumour

17th August 2010

MICHAEL DOUGLAS will undergo treatment after doctors discovered a cancerous tumour in his throat. Eight weeks of radiation and chemotherapy...

Tim Burton To Head Cannes Jury

26th January 2010

Director Tim Burton has been named to head the jury at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival in May, festival officials...

Tara Reid Set To Wed

21st January 2010

Tara Reid is getting married.The 'American Pie' actress is said to be delighted after her boyfriend, German millionaire Michael Axtmann,...

Movie Reviews White Ribbon

30th December 2009

It has been seven months since Michael Haneke's White Ribbon won the Palme d'Or, the top prize at the Cannes...

A Prophet Wins London Film Festival

29th October 2009

The French prison drama A Prophet , a hit at the Cannes Film Festival last May, where it received the...

Imaginarium Kicks Off With U.s. Trailer, London Premiere

8th October 2009

Sony won't be releasing the movie until Christmas day, but the U.S. trailer for Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Doctor...

Movie Reviews Taking Woodstock

26th August 2009

The 40th anniversary of Woodstock, which took place from August 15 to August 18, 1969 is being marked forty years...

Hayden Panettiere Dates Lindsay's Ex

22nd August 2009

Hayden Panettiere is dating Lindsay Lohan's ex-boyfriend.The 'Heroes' actress - who celebrated her 20th birthday yesterday (21.08.09) - has been...

U.s. Films To Take Prominent Position At Venice

31st July 2009

U.S.-produced films, which got short shrift from the Berlin Film Festival in February Cannes Film Festival in May, have been...

Animated Movie To Open London Film Festival

27th July 2009

Underscoring the new-found respect cineastes have bestowed on animated features, the London Film Festival announced today (Monday) that it will...

Loach Stirs Up Controversy At Another Festival

21st July 2009

Director Ken Loach has pulled Looking for Eric , his well-received entry at the Cannes Film Festival, out of the...

Controversial Darwin Biopic To Open Toronto Festival

17th July 2009

Creation , a film virtually certain to provoke massive controversy when it is released, has been selected to open the...

Robin Wright Penn's Modelling Scars

6th July 2009

Robin Wright Penn thinks modelling "f**ked" her up.The 43-year-old 'Private Lives of Pippa Lee' star hated her experiences of attending...

Expensive Date Orlando Bloom

19th June 2009

Orlando Bloom has sold a date with himself for £9,000.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star - who is rumoured to...

Orlando Bloom Moving In With Model

16th June 2009

Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr are moving in together.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor and his model girlfriend were seen...

Hayden Panettiere Sorry About Cellulite

10th June 2009

Hayden Panettiere has apologised for having cellulite.The slender 19-year-old actress has launched a furious attack on those who constantly scrutinise...

Kylie Minogue Sings For Africa

27th May 2009

Kylie Minogue wowed the crowd with a stunning performance at a charity concert at the Cannes Film Festival.The singer, who...