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Michael Douglas Urges Top Politicians To Get Serious About Nuclear Issue

The actor is working on a documentary about a California family who grew up near a Boeing plant at the centre of a nuclear accident in the 1950s. "Basically (it) poisoned the...

Here Alone And The Return Take Top Tribeca Honours

The awards, which include a cash prize of $10,000 (£6,250) and a piece of art for each winner, were given to the audience choices for the best films on Saturday night (23Apr16)....

Demetri Martin Wins Top Prize At Tribeca Film Festival

Martin, who also wrote and stars in comedy/drama Dean, was awarded the coveted Best Narrative Feature honour at the annual New York City film celebration. Other winners in the Narrative Feature Film...

Joss Whedon Still Proud Of Avengers Despite 'Miserable Failure'

Joss wrote and directed The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron, as well as spin-off TV series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. But during the press tour for last year's (15) Age of Ultron film,...

Patti Smith: 'Acting Is The Worst Job In The World'

The rock star joined actor Ethan Hawke in New York to kick off the Tribeca Film Festival’s Tribeca Talks series on Thursday (14Apr16), and during their conversation, Patti admitted she initially wanted to...

Tribeca Film Festival 2016: Tom Hanks Opens And 'Taxi Driver' Celebrates 40 Years

The 15th year of Tribeca Film Festival is coming to New York with no less than 77 movie premieres and a total of 101 films altogether. Co-founder Robert De Niro will also be celebrating the...

Robert De Niro Supports Tribeca Film Festival's Decision To Drop Autism Film

The 72-year-old star, who is co-founder of the annual cinema event, initially defended the decision to show Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe, directed by anti-vaccine leader Andrew Wakefield, by writing a statement on Friday (25Mar16)...

Taxi Driver Cast To Reunite For 40th Anniversary Celebration

Director Martin Scorsese will join De Niro, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, Leonard Harris, Peter Boyle, and Cybill Shepherd for a staged audience interview following a screening of the 1976 film on 21 April...

'Goodfellas' Cast Celebrate 25th Anniversary At Tribeca Film Festival

The Tribeca Film Festival ended on Saturday, with a special celebration honouring the 25th anniversary of classic movie, Goodfellas. Robert De Niro, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino and screenwriter Nicholas Pileggi came together in front of...

Stars Descend On London And Las Vegas, Clooney And Roberts Shoot In New York And The Internet Goes Mad For Some Momentous Trailers

Marvel's Avengers were out in force in London this week for the world premiere of the sequel Avengers: Age of Ultron. Walking the black carpet were stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett...

Russell Brand Drops Out Of Film Festival Appearance

The actor/comedian was scheduled to appear at the U.S. premiere of his documentary project with director Michael Winterbottom, The Emperor's New Clothes, on Friday (24Apr15), but he has cancelled the promotional trip so...

Virgin Mountain And Bridgend Rule Tribeca Film Festival Awards

Virgin Mountain, a Danish-Icelandic film about a socially awkward man who joins a dance class, scooped the coveted Best Narrative Feature prize and the Best Screenplay (Narrative) award for writer/director Dagur Kari, while...

Robert De Niro Criticises Mayor For Lack Of Tribeca Film Festival Support

The Raging Bull star's festival has helped boost the city's revenue and jobs for over a decade, but De Niro claims he has not received any assistance or support from the mayor....

Dakota Fanning And Richard Gere's 'Franny' Leads The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival Line-up

The line up for this year’s Tribeca Film Festival was announced on Tuesday, with a diverse range of titles from features to documentaries taking part in the annual competition. This year, the best narrative feature...

Nas’ 'Time Is Illmatic' Kicks Off The Tribeca Film Festival

'Time is Illmatic’ - directed by multimedia artist and first-time director One9 – kicked off the Tribeca Film Festival yesterday, Wednesday, April 16. The film documents Nas’ time living in the projects to his ascendance...

Nas Pays Tribute To Robert De Niro At Tribeca Film Festival

Rapper Nas paid tribute to Robert De Niro at the Tribeca Film Festival, where his documentary Time is Illmatic played as the opening night selection. According to Variety, the crowd at the Beacon Theater practically...

Msg Company Buys 50% Of De Niro's Tribeca Film Festival For $22.5 Million

The Madison Square Company has purchased a 50 per cent stage in Tribeca Enterprises - owners of the film festival co-founded by Robert De Niro in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks -...

Tribeca Film Festival Sees Kim Mordaunt's The Rocket Win Big

Want some Tribeca Film Festival 2013 winners? Well we got some for you, with the festival looking to be another huge success with still one day left to go. In a week of successes there...

'The Rocket' From Laos Cruises Away With Top Prize At Tribeca Film Festival

This year's big winner at the Tribeca Film Festival has had to come from Australia, to Laos and then to New York to reap the full benefits of The Rocket, but as Aussie filmaker Kim...

Tribeca Film Festival: Protestors Denied Entry To Gasland Part Ii Premiere [Pictures]

The Tribeca Film Festival began in inauspicious circumstances over the weekend, with a group of protestors to attempting to attend the premiere screening of Gasland Part II only to be denied entry. However, a debate...

Eva Longoria To Judge At Tribeca (In The U.k)

Eva Longoria will judge the documentary and student short film competitions when the New York film festival, Tribeca, hits the U.K. Abigail Breslin, Danny Strong and celebrity chef Bobby Flay will co-judge.“We are delighted to...

Tribeca Film Festival 2013 Line-up Includes Paul Rudd's Christmas Tree Caper

The 2013 Tribeca Festival has revealed its line-up for the forthcoming event, the film festival rising from humble origins in 2002 to become one of the largest in America – as proven by the appearance...

Arthouse Intrigue And Hollywood Headliners: Tribeca Film Festival Announces Line-up.

The line-up for the 12th annual Tribeca Film Festival has been announced and it’s a real mix of Hollywood’s big hitters and a collection of indie heroes. The photographers will have plenty to keep themselves...

Movie Reviews The Five-year Engagement

In 2012 a movie with a title like The Five-Year Engagement hardly seems as provocative as one with a title like The 40-Year-Old Virgin but, despite the innocuous title, the movie is picking up some...

Tribeca Winners Announced

Two films about children whose lives have been impacted by political upheaval have won top awards at New York's Tribeca Film Festival. War Witch , which tells of the plight of a 12-year-old girl abducted...

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West's Flying Hotel Visit

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West visited the same hotel yesterday (25.04.12). The reality TV star and the rapper - who are yet to confirm they are dating - were spotted both visiting the Mandarin Hotel...

Kim Kardashian And Kanye Snapped Walking Hand-in-hand

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been photographed holding hands. The reality TV star and the 'Gold Digger' rapper were seen holding hands for the second night a row yesterday (24.04.12) as they walked along...

Susan Sarandon: Us Government Tapped My Phone

Susan Sarandon claims the US government has tapped her phone. The actress and liberal anti-war activist alleges she was denied security clearance to the White House and has discovered her phone was bugged through two...

James Franco Addresses Public Persona In Francophrenia

James Franco is using 'Francophrenia' as a way to comment on his public persona. The 'Planet of the Apes' actor co-directs and stars in the film - full title 'Francophrenia (or, Don't Kill Me, I...

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