Screenings of two Cannes favorites — Grand Prix winner Son Of Saul and Ingrid Bergman In Her Own Words, which won a special citation, drew emotional crowds to Lincoln Center in this second week of the New York Film Festival. The two movies...Show More Summary
Since he was last seen in May at the Cannes Film Festival, Matthew McConaughey has lost his beard and gained several pounds for his latest film role as seen on the set of Gold filming scenes in NYC on Sunday.
Akin to the previews The Weinstein Company does of its Oscar-caliber movies during the Cannes Film Festival, Harvey Weinstein held a special buyers-only screening of 20 minutes of footage from its upcoming miniseries War And Peace tonight in Cannes. Show More Summary
Though the New York Film Festival has historically given the impression of looking east, toward Paris, Cannes and other European cinema capitals, rather than west, toward Hollywood, the event’s final week featured hree movies that have the makings of likely Oscar contenders. Show More Summary
After first being mooted here in Cannes three years ago, Beta Film’s 10-part Adolf Hitler miniseries is getting closer to production. France’s TF1 has come aboard the project (working title: Hitler) which is being developed with UFA Fiction in co-production with Beta Film for Germany’s RTL. Show More Summary
Emily Blunt was supposed to have a nude scene in her new movie, ‘Sicario.’ However, she ultimately didn’t film the scene because “we” decided against it. RELATED: Emily Blunt responds to Cannes’s mandatory high heels rules for women. Howard Stern asked who the “we” was that vetoed the scene. Emily explained: My tits. [They said], ‘We’re […]
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. The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg (1964)...Show More Summary
Gaspar Noé's Love was hailed as the year's most sexually explicit film when it screened at Cannes this summer, and while its trailer doesn't quite do justice to the sheer quantity of ejaculatory fluid spilled in the movie, there are still enough boobs and butts to get a sense of... More »
The film premiered at Cannes. Read the full article on AICN When IRREVERSIBLE/ENTER THE VOID director Gaspar Noe makes a movie, it’s best to pay attention. Crazy shit’s going down. This trailer for his latest, LOVE, is kinetic andShow More Summary
Earlier this summer, Gaspar Noé’s brought his controversial romance Love to Cannes as an out of competition entry, and since then it’s been making the rounds at Toronto and Athens. But soon this erotic, X-rated, 3D film will be coming...Show More Summary
Marion Cotillard elicited groans from feminists everywhere this week when she told Porter Magazine that feminism does not have a place in the film industry. The French actress, whose new film ?"Macbeth"? premiered at Cannes this year,...Show More Summary
The event, run by Russian state film archive Gosfilmofond, is set to take place in May and feature movies rejected by major international festivals, many of which "have become biased," Gosfilmofond's head says. read more
Charlotte and Justin in 'Incompresa' Asia Argento's new film Incompresa (known in the US as Misunderstood) screened at Cannes last year and it opens in US theaters today (9/25). Cannes' description, via IMDB:Rome, 1984, Aria is nine-year-old girl. On the...
When Maurice Pialat's film "Under the Sun of Satan" won the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 1987, the crowd at the Palais des Festivals reportedly was so upset, it responded with boos and catcalls.
After playing Cannes this summer and the Toronto International Film Festival earlier this month, Takashi Miike‘s latest flick is on the way to theaters in October, and it looks positively insane. Yakuza Apocalypse is a crime thriller with a whole lot of martial arts action, and this one also has vampires for some reason. Show More Summary
Forty years ago the Festival of Festivals started in Toronto, ostensibly a showcase of cinema from other international fests like Cannes, Berlin, and Venice. As it evolved into becoming TIFF — The Toronto International Film FestivalShow More Summary
"Everything changed in a blink of an eye." Cohen Media Group has debuted the official US trailer for Deniz Gamze Ergüven's Mustang, a film that premiered at Cannes and has been winning awards at other festivals as it plays this year....Show More Summary
The Cannes Grand Prix winner is innovative yet timeless Read the full article on AICN SON OF SAUL was the winner of the Grand Prix at Cannes and is a lock for Best Foreign Film at this year’s Academy Awards. If there is any justiceShow More Summary
From its explosive premiere at the Cannes Film Festival to another smash North American launch last weekend at Toronto, director Denis Villeneuve’s new thriller Sicario is simply sensational stuff. It should be no surprise, since this...Show More Summary
Can we discuss anew what a lovely adult Elle Fanning is becoming? I am not sure my old-lady sensibilities will be able to handle it when she’s of age to be in a racy indie romp that premieres in Cannes, or something. And we’re inching in that direction here: She has the whole soulful thing down, though. Read More...