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Francis Ford Coppola's Independent Love

Francis Ford Coppola doesn't want to make big movies.The 'Godfather' director admits he gets annoyed with people suggesting he should make a certain genre of film, and instead focuses on projects where he has creative...

Robin Hood On Target At U.k. Box Office

SIR RIDLEY SCOTT's new movie ROBIN HOOD has hit the bullseye - the tale of the legendary archer has shot to the top of the U.K. box office chart.The epic, starring Russell Crowe as the...

Ridley Scott Not A 3-D Fan

Ridley Scott didn't want 'Robin Hood' to be in 3-DThe film director, who is planning to do his hotly-anticipated 'Alien' prequel in 3-D, doesn't think the technology was necessary for his new blockbuster.The 73-year-old said:...

Scott: 'Robin Hood Was Real'

Filmmaker RIDLEY SCOTT is convinced ROBIN HOOD existed in medieval England.The Brit researched the folklore legend thoroughly before starting work on his new film with Russell Crowe and wants his film to open a fresh...

Movie Reviews Robin Hood

Ridley Scott's Robin Hood opened the Cannes Film Festival Wednesday night, and there were arrows flying everywhere -- most of them let loose by critics. They are upset that there is no dashing, romantic hero...

Robin Hood Is Cannes Opener

The 63rd edition of the Cannes Film Festival got underway Wednesday night with a screening of Ridley Scott's Robin Hood, starring Cate Blanchett and Russell Crowe. The film is not entered in the competition for...

Ridley Scott's Real Robin Hood

Ridley Scott wanted his 'Robin Hood' to be more real than other versions of the character.The blockbuster - starring Russell Crowe as Hood in his fifth collaboration with Scott - is opening today at the...

Volcano Threatens Cannes Film Festival

Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano was threatening to turn Cannes into "can't" on Sunday as new eruptions sent clouds of ash into the atmosphere causing some airlines to curtail or call off hundreds of flights in the...

Injured Scott Pulls Out Of Robin Hood Premiere

Director RIDLEY SCOTT is to miss ROBIN HOOD's screening at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday (12May10) to continue his recovery from recent surgery.Scott's epic, starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett, is opening the...

Russell Crowe Respects Ridley

Russell Crowe couldn't fight with his 'Robin Hood' director because he's so "non-confrontational". The actor - who stars as the titular outlaw in the forthcoming big screen epic - can be argumentative on set at...

Crowe 'Fine' With Robin Hood Sequel

RUSSELL CROWE is already eyeing a sequel to his upcoming ROBIN HOOD blockbuster - insisting he and director RIDLEY SCOTT would happily produce a follow-up if the film is a hit.The Oscar-winner has spent years...

Ridley Scott Wants Robin Hood Return

Ridley Scott has plans for a 'Robin Hood' sequel. The 72-year-old director - who unveils the Russell Crowe-led movie at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12 - wants to make a sequel which may...

Ridley Scott Not An Artist

Ridley Scott does not believe movie making is an art.The 'Robin Hood' director admits the Cannes Film Festival - where the Russell Crowe-led project will be the opening movie - is about little more than...

Cannes Festival Announces Closing Film

The Cannes Film Festival announced today (Thursday) that French director Julie Bertucelli's English-language The Tree will be the closing film at the 63rd annual festival on May 23. The film, shot in Australia and starring...

Ridley Scott Plans Comedy Monopoly Film

Ridley Scott's 'Monopoly' movie will not feature the board game. The filmmaker confesses his discussion with Hasbro chief Brian Goldner led to the conclusion the movie version will not focus on the game, and will...

Cannes Lineup Announced

British director Mike Leigh, who has already won the Cannes Film Festival's top Palme d'Or award twice, will be going for his third win this year with the announcement that his new film, Another Year...

Mike Leigh Up For Palme D'or

Films from Woody Allen, Mike Leigh and Oliver Stone will all play at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Leigh's comedy drama 'Another Year', featuring Jim Broadbent and Imelda Staunton, is the only British film to...

Tony And Ridley Scott Hope To Tame Mgm's Lion

British producer-directors Tony and Ridley Scott are riding to the rescue of MGM, the London Financial Times reported today (Friday) citing people familiar with the situation. The two brothers, who separately have created such hits...

Scott Planning Robin Hood Sequel

Director RIDLEY SCOTT is hoping his upcoming ROBIN HOOD blockbuster is a hit - because he has already mapped out plans for a sequel.The moviemaker has reteamed with Gladiator star Russell Crowe for the epic,...

Robin Hood To Open Cannes Film Festival

'Robin Hood' is opening this year's Cannes Film Festival. The Ridley Scott movie - which stars Russell Crowe as the titular character - will show on the opening night of the prestigious French event on...

Moore Still Upset G.i. Jane Wasn't A Hit

DEMI MOORE is still sore with critics who blasted her G.I. JANE movie in 1997 - because she thinks the RIDLEY SCOTT film was one of her best.The Ghost star was baffled when the film...

Russell Crowe Scared On Robin Hood

Russell Crowe was scared filming scenes for upcoming movie 'Robin Hood'. The 45-year-old actor, who plays the titular character in the Ridley Scott-directed film, claims some scenes were harder to create than on Oscar-winning movie...

My Chemical Romance's Strange Inspiration

My Chemical Romance spent longer making their new album because they were watching 'Blade Runner'.The 'Teenagers' hitmakers say the movie and its director Ridley Scott have been a huge influence on their most recent recording...

Jeff Bridges' Brush With Death

Jeff Bridges nearly died filming an elaborate stunt.The actor was shooting an action scene in Ridley Scott's 1996 film 'White Squall' when he inhaled so much water and jet fumes his body starting "shutting down".The...

Jolie & Dicaprio To Play Gucci Exes On Screen?

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and ANGELINA JOLIE are in talks to play the king and queen of the GUCCI fashion dynasty in director RIDLEY SCOTT's new movie.Jolie is slated to play Patrizia Reggiano, the ex-wife of Maurizio...

Scott & Dicaprio Tackle A Brave New World

RIDLEY SCOTT is heading back to the future - he is teaming up with LEONARDO DiCAPRIO to transform cult novel BRAVE NEW WORLD for the big screen.The Alien auteur has reportedly signed to helm the...

Sienna Miller Chooses Cate

Sienna Miller says Cate Blanchett will make a "better" Maid Marian.The British star - who was initially lined up to appear in the forthcoming Ridley Scott blockbuster 'Robin Hood' - is not bitter about losing...

Weaver Opts Out Of Alien Prequel

SIGOURNEY WEAVER has ruled out a return to the ALIEN film franchise, insisting she's finished with director RIDLEY SCOTT's sci-fi blockbusters.Weaver's iconic character Ellen Ripley died in the third Alien film after battling a horrific...

Crowe: 'Feud With Scott Brings Out Best In Us'

Hollywood actor RUSSELL CROWE has opened up about rumours of a feud with director RIDLEY SCOTT - insisting they have always had a fiery relationship.The star has worked with Scott on a string of movies,...

Russell Crowe's Blanchett Mud Bath

Russell Crowe stripped off and "wallowed" in mud with Cate Blanchett for their latest film. The stars are currently filming 'Robin Hood' - based on the legend of the British outlaw - in the UK...

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