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Colin Farrell And Rachel Weisz Hit Cannes For 'The Lobster' Premiere

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz have touched down at the Cannes Film Festival to promote their latest movie, The Lobster, a surreal comedy which pokes fun at the dating game. Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos the...

Sophie Marceau Suffers Another Wardrobe Malfunction At Cannes

The French actress, who is a judge on the festival jury, accidentally flashed her underwear as she hitched up her dress to avoid tripping on steps. This year's garment gaffe wasn't as...

Veep Creator To Direct Stalin Film

Iannucci revealed he is leaving his post as the executive producer of Julia Louis-Dreyfus' U.S. political comedy last month (Apr15), explaining that he decided to leave behind the gruelling shooting schedule in favour...

Abel Ferrara Planning Kickstarter Campaign For New Movie

The King of New York filmmaker has co-written an adaptation of Swiss psychologist Carl Jung's The Red Book, a collection of his works on dreams, and he has asked Dafoe to pull double...

Salma Hayek's Daughter 'Saved' Her Life During Tough Heart-eating Scene

The Mexican beauty plays a queen in the fairytale epic, and in one startling scene she had to feast on a bloody sea monster's heart on a silver platter - and it didn't...

Tom Hardy Apologises To Mad Max Director For Doubting Vision

The British actor, who takes on the role originated by Mel Gibson in 1979's Mad Max, admits he wasn't always convinced Miller knew what he was doing and questioned the filmmaker's direction and...

Julianne Moore Receives Cannes Film Festival Prize A Year Late

The Oscar winner attended the industry event for a week last year (14) but flew back to the U.S. before she was named Best Actress at the festival's award ceremony for her role...

Lupita Nyong'o Stuns Cannes With Uganda-inspired Grasshopper Green Gown

The 12 Years a Slave star was one of the many celebrities who helped open this year's 10-day film event - the 68th annual festival - but the always stylish Nyong'o stood out...

Simon Baker To Make Directorial Debut

The Mentalist star will act, produce and direct the movie adaptation of Tim Winton's novel Breath, a thriller about a pair of teenagers who form a friendship with a reclusive surfer, played by...

Sylvester Stallone To Exhibit Paintings In France

The Rocky star will display several pieces at the Musee d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain in Nice on Saturday (16May15) including paintings inspired by his ex-wife Brigitte Nielsen, acting icon James Dean, and...

Nicole Kidman's Grace Of Monaco Flop To Premiere On Tv In U.s.

The movie, in which the actress portrayed film icon-turned-European princess Grace Kelly, was slammed by Monaco's royal family when it premiered at the Cannes International Film Festival in France last year (14), and...

Quentin Tarantino At Cannes 2014: What We Learned

Since winning the Palm D’Or 20 years ago at Cannes, Quentin Tarantino’s brand of filmmaking has become synonymous with cult cinema. Controversy and brilliance has followed him from Pulp Fiction to Reservoir Dogs, from The...

Cannes 2014 Palme D'or Winner: 'Winter Sleep' Takes The Jewell Of The Springtime Festival

Before Cannes 2014, to suggest ‘Winter Sleep’ would take the prestigious Palme D’Or back to Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s native Turkey would have been a leftfield choice. But after the second day screening of the 3...

Timothy Spall & Julianne Moore Win Cannes 2014 Best Actors Awards

Timothy Spall and Julianne Moore have received the prizes at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival for best actor and actress in a feature film. Winter Sleep, a Turkish film, has won the Palme d'or, the...

Quentin Tarantino At Cannes: "Digital Projection Is The Death Of Cinema"

Quentin Tarantino has spoken out again about the changes and development in cinema since his youth. Digital Vs. traditional technology continues to be a hot topic amongst film makers with numerous high profile names arguing...

Why Xavier Dolan Should Win Cannes' Palme D'or For 'Mommy'

Enfant terrible Xavier Dolan has arrived at Cannes. And here's taking the Palme d'Or home with him. Maybe. Probably. The director's fifth feature - Mommy - is perhaps his finest work yet, quite the feat...

Jane Campion To Take Up Head Judge Spot At This Year's Cannes

This year’s Cannes Film Festival – which will take place between 14-25 May – will see Jane Campion preside over judging responsibilities.Campion is best known for The Piano, a film that saw her win the...

'Blue Is The Warmest Color' Director To Sue "Arrogant" Lead Actress Seydoux?

Abdellatif Kechiche, the director of the Palme d'Or winning movie Blue is the Warmest Color, has verbally attacked French newspaper Le Monde, the journalist Aureliano Tonet and even his own lead actress Lea Seydoux in...

Bling Ring Tops Indie Sales List

Sophia Coppola's The Bling Ring, which deals with an actual group of celebrity-obsessed teenagers who burgled the homes of stars in the San Fernando Valley in 2009, got off to a good start at five...

French Towns Ban Posters For Award-winning Gay Movie

France may have become the latest country to legalize gay marriage, but posters for an award-winning movie showing two men kissing have been taken down in two French towns, St. Cloud and Versailles, following protests...

Writer Blasts Prize-winning Film Version Of Her Work

Abdellatif Kechiche's Blue Is the Warmest Color may have been won the Cannes Film Festival's coveted Palme d'Or last month and the plaudits of most critics, but it has drawn harsh disapproval from the author...

Are Lesbians The New Vampires?

Australian film critic Simon Weaving has predicted that lesbians will soon become the new vampires at the box office. As reported by today's (Thursday) Sydney Morning Herald, Weaving, the brother of actor Hugo Weaving (The...

Liberace Movie A Hit For Hbo

Aided by solid reviews earlier in the week at the Cannes Film Festival, where it participated in the competition, director Steven Soderbergh's Behind the Candelabra produced the highest ratings for an HBO original movie in...

Lesbian Love Story Beats Coen Brothers To Palme D'or At Cannes

An intimate lesbian love story by Abdellatif Kechiche won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival, the prestigious Palme d'Or on Sunday. La Vie d'Adele - Chapitre 1 & 2 (Blue is the Warmest...

Blue Is The Warmest Color First Gay-themed Film To Win At Cannes

Seemingly coming out of nowhere, Abdellatif Kechiche's drama Blue Is the Warmest Color has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Described in virtually every news report as the lesbian drama, the French...

Blue Is The Warmest Colour Takes Palm D’Or At Cannes 2013

Abdellatif Kechiche’s film about a lesbian romance has taken the Palm D’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The Tunisian-born director dedicated his win to "the youth of France" and the Tunisian revolution, where "they...

Leonardo Dicaprio Space Trip Costs Decadent Man $1.5m – But It’S For Charity

Cannes Film Festival may have been blighted of late by some criminal activity, but the glitz and the glamour have prevailed in a charity event that saw a man buy a trip to space with...

Nebraska Impresses At Cannes

Alexander Payne's Nebraska immediately entered the frontrunner ranks at the Cannes Film Festival competition -- a portrait of a Montana family in which the patriarch, played by Bruce Dern, is showing repeated signs of dementia...

Cheeky Psy Look-a-like Manages To Blag His Way Into The Cannes Film Festival

A man who looks slightly similar to Psy decided to don his fanciest tuxedo and most outlandish sunglasses to see if he could blag his way into the Cannes Film Festival this week. As ridiculous...

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