Saturday, April 18, 2015
Hype surrounding the eagerly anticipated Star Wars reboot made the jump to light speed on Thursday as the movie's makers unveiled a new trailer that delighted fans with a glimpse of iconic characters Han Solo and Chewbacca.
No one was more surprised than Ari Millen to learn that this character on BBC America's "Orphan Black" was not being killed off, but was being expanded.
Paul Almond, a Canadian-born filmmaker whose landmark 1964 documentary "Seven Up!" inspired an extended look at British children's unfolding lives, has died. He was 83.
It might not be the droid you're looking for, but a plane painted to look like R2-D2 could be the next best thing for Star Wars fans awaiting the franchise's reboot.
The 4th Tainan 39-hour Short Film Contestival (2015臺南39小時拍片競賽) officially kicked off on Saturday, April 11 with a special screening of German shorts presented by Berlin International Short Film Festival CEO Heinz Hermanns.
Friday, April 17, 2015
World cinema heavyweights including China's Jia Zhangke, Italy's Paolo Sorrentino and the United States' Gus Van Sant will compete for prizes at next month's Cannes Film Festival, organizers announced Thursday.
Russia on Wednesday scrapped the release of a new Hollywood movie, just a day before it was to open, with the culture minister saying it insulted the nation by describing it as "a sort of Mordor."
Thursday, April 16, 2015
The Crackle video streaming service, known best for Jerry Seinfeld's motorized interview series with fellow comics, says it wants to be more like a traditional television network.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
If the Church of Scientology was hoping that HBO's withering documentary on the religion's practices would pass by with little notice, that turned out to be a miscalculation.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
An American classic directed by a Belgian and a musical about a very English rock band were the big winners at the United Kingdom's Olivier theater awards Sunday -- but it was an 89-year old theatrical Dame who brought the house down.