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Jack Angry At Joker Snub

Jack Nicholson has expressed his dismay at not being approached to reprise his iconic role as The Joker in the upcoming Batman film.Nicholson, who defined the character with his unforgettable performance in Tim Burton's 1989...

By on 08 November 2007

The Things They Say 6062

"How many chances do you get at a musical about a serial killer?" JOHNNY DEPP on what made him challenge his fears of singing in public to play demon barber SWEENEY TODD in director pal...

30 Days Sinks Its Fangs Into Serious Fare

Moviegoers turned their backs on serious dramas -- particularly those based on current news -- and instead opted for vampires and comedies over the weekend. Although a record eight films opened over the weekend, only...

Burton Builds $18,000 Shed

Filmmaker TIM BURTON and partner HELENA BONHAM CARTER have been given the green light to erect a $18,000 (GBP9,000) hut in the garden of their London home. The couple hope the "shepherd's hut" will provide...

Burton Honoured At Venice

Film director and producer Tim Burton was handed an award recognising his lifetime achievement last night at the Venice Film Festival.Johnny Depp, who is starring in Burton's latest film Sweeney Todd, handed Burton the Golden...

By on 06 September 2007

Burton Honoured In Venice

Director TIM BURTON has been honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the Venice Film Festival for his groundbreaking filmmaking. The Edward Scissorhands moviemaker was hailed by the Italian festival judges on Wednesday (05Sep07) as...

Burton And Bonham-carter Buy Posh Caravan

Hollywood couple TIM BURTON and HELENA BONHAM-CARTER have bought an antique 19th century caravan to help house their growing family. Burton and Bonham-Carter, who is pregnant with their second child, already boast an unusual living...

British Film To Kick Off Venice Film Festival

Atonement, the British film starring Keira Knightley, is to kick off the Venice Film Festival this evening.Stars and critics will attend the opening ceremony of the glamorous festival in the Palazzo del Cinema which is...

By on 29 August 2007

Burton's Ex Ordered To Revise Lawsuit

Moviemaker TIM BURTON has won the first round of a court battle with his ex-girlfriend - a judge has ordered she revise her suit. Actress Lisa Marie Smith, who has appeared in a string of...

Bonham Carter Pregnant

Actress Helena Bonham Carter and her partner Tim Burton have announced they are expecting their second child.Bonham Carter's representative told People: "[They] are very happy to be expecting their second child later this year."The pair...

By on 09 August 2007

Bonham Carter Is Pregnant

Actress HELENA BONHAM CARTER is expecting her second child with her director boyfriend TIM BURTON. The couple already has a three-year-old son, Billy Raymond Burton. Their new baby is due in December (07). Bonham Carter's...

Tarantino To Serve Up Spaghetti Westerns

Cult film director Quentin Tarantino will present a number of Spaghetti Westerns in a special area at the Venice film festival.Over 30 of the low-budget movies will be shown, which Tarantino said would recognise some...

By on 26 July 2007

Hoffman Missed Out On Wonka

Movie star DUSTIN HOFFMAN has revealed he fought JOHNNY DEPP for the role of WILLY WONKA in director TIM BURTON's movie adaptation of Roald Dahl's Charlie + The Chocolate Factory. The 69-year-old Tootsie star tells...

Burton Leaves Ripley

Director TIM BURTON has walked away from new movie RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT, according to reports. The film has been beset with problems since it was first conceived, with cast changes and shooting schedules...

Peter Kay 'Inspiration' To Young

Peter Kay has featured above Jane Austen and Leonardo da Vinci in a survey of inspirational artists among 18 to 25-year-olds.The Bolton-born comedian was second only to Walt Disney on the list of top inspirations...

By on 18 June 2007

Burton Bringing Manson/von Teese Relationship To The Big Screen?

Director TIM BURTON is so fascinated by MARILYN MANSON's relationship with his estranged wife DITA VON TEESE, he is planning to turn the failed marriage into a movie. Burton is reportedly in talks with the...

Lee Cut From Sweeney Todd

Horror movie icon CHRISTOPHER LEE has been cut out of another major movie - director TIM BURTON has axed the actor's role as a ghost in SWEENEY TODD. Lee raged when his character Saruman was...

Musical Star Depp: 'I Can't Sing'

JOHNNY DEPP has called TIM BURTON crazy for casting him in new movie musical SWEENEY TODD, because the heartthrob star can't sing. Depp is currently filming his role as the 'Demon Barber of Fleet Street'...

Bohnam-carter Irritates Husband Burton On Set

British actress HELENA BONHAM-CARTER finds it tough working alongside her director/husband TIM BURTON - because she can't stop offering him filmmaking advice. The couple are working on a big screen adaptation of Sweeney Todd together...

Bonham-carter Planned To 'Divorce' Burton Over Movie Role

British actress HELENA BONHAM-CARTER insists she would have "divorced" boyfriend TIM BURTON if he hadn't cast her in his latest movie. The star battled against 40 other actresses to land a part in the Burton-directed...

Depp's Daughter Had E.coli Virus

LATEST: JOHNNY DEPP's daughter LILY-ROSE was lucky to survive a battle with the deadly E.coli virus, according to reports. The seven-year-old was hospitalised in London earlier this month (MAR07) suffering a mystery illness. It was...

Burton To Receive Top Honour At Venice Film Festival

TIM BURTON is to be honoured at the Venice International Film Festival later this year (07), for his contributions to the movie industry. The BATMAN director will receive the lifetime achievement award at the Italian...

Depp's Film 'On Hold' For Sick Daughter

Filming of Johnny Depp's latest movie has been put on hold until his daughter has recovered from her illness.According to the Sun newspaper, the Pirates of the Caribbean actor has vowed not to return to...

By on 13 March 2007

Depp's Daughter 'Improving'

Johnny Depp's daughter is said to be showing signs of improvement after being treated in a London hospital.Details of Lily-Rose's condition have remained sketchy as Depp and his partner Vanessa Paradis have sought to maintain...

By on 09 March 2007

Cage's Debt To Comic Books

Hollywood fanboy NICOLAS CAGE was desperate to star in comic book adaptation GHOST RIDER - because he learned to read using graphic novels. The actor saw the project as his opportunity to repay a debt...

Burton And Bonham Carter's Boy Lands Second Cameo

The son of director TIM BURTON and actress HELENA BONHAM CARTER will make his second cameo appearance in his father's next movie - at the tender age of three. BILLY RAY BURTON, who can briefly...

Devito: 'A Monkey Nearly Castrated Me!'

Hollywood star DANNY DeVITO was nearly castrated on the set of 1992 movie BATMAN RETURNS after being attacked by a monkey. The funnyman appeared in the TIM BURTON-directed movie opposite MICHAEL KEATON's BATMAN as THE...

Irish Unknown To Star Opposite Depp In Sweeney Todd

An unknown Irish actress has landed the dream role of JOHANNA opposite JOHNNY DEPP in TIM BURTON's star-studded musical SWEENEY TODD. Scottish Academy of Music and Drama student JAYNE WISENER will play the ingenue in...

Burton Sued By Former Girlfriend Marie For 'Fraud'

Director TIM BURTON fraudulently stripped his former girlfriend LISA MARIE of her right to palimony, according to a lawsuit filed yesterday (27DEC06) by the model. Marie claims Burton, her lawyer and her friends conspired to...

Ripley Film Resurrected For Carrey

LATEST: Comedian JIM CARREY's latest film, RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT, is back on track after being postponed earlier this year (06), because of a budget blowout. Filmmakers have hired STEVE OEDEKERK to overhaul the...

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

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

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

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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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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