Latest Cannes Film Festival News - Page 8



Stevie G: I Want To Be Bond

26th May 2009

Liverpool and England footballer Steven Gerrard has hinted at a future acting career after he retires from the game, including...

Cannes Movies The Color Of The Carpet

25th May 2009

Two films that were mostly savaged by critics at the Cannes Film Festival nevertheless earned their stars awards for their...

Cannes Winners Announced

25th May 2009

Austrian Director Michael Haneke, who is not unfamiliar with film-festival acclaim, has earned the top Palme d'Or prize at the...

Palme D'or Could Bring Haneke Into Spotlight, Says Expert

25th May 2009

Michael Haneke's Palme d'Or win could see a new audience exposed to the Austrian director's style, says the UK's pre-eminent...

Michael Haneke Wins Palme D'or At Cannes 2009

24th May 2009

Austrian director Michael Haneke's drama The White Ribbon has won the coveted Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.More follows24/05/2009...

Steve Jones' Jackman Sex Proposal

24th May 2009

Steve Jones wants Hugh Jackman to lick his genitals.The 32-year-old British TV presenter - who has been romantically linked to...

Gilliam Dedicates Imaginarium To Ledger's Energy

23rd May 2009

Terry Gilliam says the death of Heath Ledger sealed the fate of his new film The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.Speaking...

How To Make A Movie When A Star Dies In Mid-production

22nd May 2009

At a news conference at the Cannes Film Festival following today's (Friday) screening of The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus ,...

Movie Reviews The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus

22nd May 2009

Terry Gilliam has come a long way since the late '60s, when he admittedly became one of the original copyright...

Cantona To Show His Moves In New Film

22nd May 2009

Footballer-turned-actor ERIC CANTONA has been signed up to star in French film MOVES.Directed by HERVE P GUSTAVE also known as...

Man-eater Myleene Klass

21st May 2009

Myleene Klass is set to play a cannibal in a new movie.The British TV presenter - who recently signed a...

Orlando Bloom Engaged To Model?

21st May 2009

Orlando Bloom is engaged.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor sparked rumours he has asked his long-term girlfriend Miranda Kerr to...

Brad Pitt's Loaded Role

21st May 2009

Brad Pitt was drunk when he agreed to star in his new movie.The star, whose movie 'Inglourious Basterds' debuted at...

Movie Reviews Inglourious Basterds

20th May 2009

Critics attending the Cannes Film Festival are mostly expressing disappointment over Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds. An unsigned review on the...

Tarantino At Cannes How I Won The War

20th May 2009

At a time when the whole world is engaged in debate over the use of torture in wartime, Quentin Tarantino...

Twilight Star Robert Pattinson Signed Up For Breaking Dawn

20th May 2009

Robert Pattinson has confirmed there will be a fourth instalment in the Twilight film franchise, with Breaking Dawn to follow...

Pr Stunts Clog Cannes Roads

19th May 2009

Hollywood may not be well represented among the films showing in competition at the Cannes Film Festival this year, but...

£45 Film Makes An Impact At Cannes

19th May 2009

A film made for just £45 could be the surprise star of this year's Cannes Film Festival.Directed by Welshman Marc...

£45 Film Makes An Impact At Cannes

19th May 2009

A film made for just £45 could be the surprise star of this year's Cannes Film Festival.Directed by Welshman Marc...

Hot Box Office, Cool Sales

18th May 2009

The box office may be performing far better than the Dow, but you'd never know it from accounts about business...

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...

Cantona: Ken Loach Reminded Me Of Sir Alex

18th May 2009

Eric Cantona has claimed Ken Loach's style of directing was reminiscent of Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson's approach to...

Found In La Mancha?

15th May 2009

Producer Jeremy Thomas has confirmed widespread rumors that he and Terry Gilliam are at work reviving Gilliam's disaster-plagued 2000 production...

Campion Makes Cannes Call For Feminine Film

15th May 2009

Director Jane Campion has called for more female film-makers to impact upon the Cannes Film Festival and world cinema.The Kiwi...

Terry Gilliam Unable To Resist Don Quixote

15th May 2009

Director Terry Gilliam has confirmed that he is again attempting to bring The Man Who Killed Don Quixote to the...

Movie Reviews Up

14th May 2009

Film critics attending the Cannes Film Festival, who ordinarily hone their scathes on the opening-night film (in 2006 The Da...

Singapore Raises Investment In Films

13th May 2009

Singapore has used the Cannes Film Festival as an unusual platform to announce a government-backed $156-million media investment program. The...

Who Pays For 3d Glasses?

13th May 2009

The major movie studios and theater owners may have reached an equitable agreement on digital projection in which the studios...

Cannes Film Market Healthy

13th May 2009

Jérôme Paillard, who oversees Cannes's Marché du Film, the business end of the Cannes Film Festival, maintained that contrary to...

Animation Comes Of Age At Cannes

13th May 2009

The Cannes Film Festival opened today (Wednesdy) on a high note, both literally and figuratively, with the screening of Disney/Pixar's...