When a filmmaker like Joel Coen or Xavier Dolan heads a jury as prestigious as the Cannes Film Festival, is he taking on more of the role of the film critic than the filmmaker? In essence, isn't he judging one film against another in...Show More Summary
From the epic Star Wars Battlefront to the intimate Beyond Eyes, here are our most memorable moments from this year’s rather fantastic event Last week, E3 – the Cannes film festival of the video game industry – attracted more than 50,000...Show More Summary
Ooh, the cold burn! It seems like it was just yesterday that Charlize Theron and Sean Penn were headed for wedded bliss — when it seems the Mad Max: Fury Road actress just stopped answering Sean's phone calls. A source shared that the Oscar winner just stopped talking to the Mystic River star during the Cannes Film [...]
Sicario (the title is Spanish for “hitman”) was one of the buzziest titles at this year’s Cannes Film Festival,… Read More
Joy and Sadness often can be found sharing moments together, even an entire lifetime, but if you want them to share a hotel room for an afternoon, it takes Pixar and the Cannes Film Festival to make that happen.
After taking the Cannes Film Festival by storm this year, even though it was out of competition, Pixar’s Inside Out is already being hailed as a new Pixar blockbuster. Comedian Lewis Black, who voices Anger in the film, says that the film is “one of the most extraordinarily creative projects” he has ever worked on. Show More Summary
Sean Penn and Charlize Theron have called it quits, reports Us Weekly. Multiple sources told the magazine the couple, who have been together since December 2013, split up after their trip to the Cannes Film Festival in May. E! News also...Show More Summary
Ukraine's main film festival it to screen Cannes and Berlin winners alongside local fare. read more
“Gimmick” is a four-letter word in the vernacular of most film buffs. But aren’t there gimmicks worth celebrating, for their novelty and adventurousness? The Tribe, which basically swept the Critics’ Week festival at Cannes last year,...Show More Summary
Actor Gerard Depardieu personally intervened to persuade the Cannes Film Festival to show the FIFA-funded movie United Passions, which earned $607 in its US debut and reviews that branded it "pure cinematic excrement." Cannes director Thierry Fremaux said he initially rejected the movie, thinking it unworthy of the world-famous festival....
Palme Thursday is A.A. Dowd’s monthly examination of a winner of the Palme D’Or, determining how well the film has held up and whether it deserved the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. Underground (1995) Political cinema...Show More Summary
After taking the Cannes Film Festival by stylish storm, director and actor Xavier Dolan perfects his modeling skills. Posing with friend Gia Coppola, Dolan covers the spring-summer 2015 issue of Assistant magazine. Starring in a summer-themed...Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. Pixar’s new Inside Out has so many great things going for it, including a clutch of advance rave reviews out of the Cannes Film Festival, that it might take you a moment to process one of the movie’s strongest selling points: It also features two of Hollywood’s funniest women, Amy Poehler and Mindy Kaling. Show More Summary
By Barbara Stepko Leave it to the French: A controversy was stirred up at this year’s Cannes Film Festival last week when women were reportedly turned away from a screening of Cate Blanchett’s movie Carol for being inappropriately dressed. Show More Summary
Pixar's new Inside Out has so many great things going for it, including a clutch of advance rave reviews out of the Cannes Film Festival, that it might take you a moment to process one of the movie's strongest selling points: It also features two of Hollywood's funniest women, Amy... More »
Just a few days before this year's Festival de Cannes, those of us who watch, love and write about Arab cinema received a press release from Abu Dhabi that seemed like just another announcement. Sent out by their media hub twofour54,...Show More Summary
LAST month’s Cannes Film Festival was billed as a platform for the industry’s women. But as well-meaning as that gesture may have been, it can’t have escaped many people’s notice that the most acclaimed actresses there—Salma Hayek, Cate Blanchett, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt—are also some of the most conventionally gorgeous women on the planet. Show More Summary
Welcome to June 2015, and a whole list of big blockbuster releases! GeekScholars Movie News is ready to release their Rotten Tomatoes, Opening Box Office Predictions, and overall excitement levels for: Entourage Spy Jurassic World Inside...Show More Summary
Word during last month’s Cannes Film Festival was that September’s upcoming Toronto International Film Festival had changed their mind about insisting – as they did last year – that all movies shown during the first four days of the festival be either World or North American Premieres. Show More Summary
The film, which shows scenes of prostitutes in Marrakesh servicing wealthy Saudi clients, had its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.