Saturday, October 17, 2015
With two new films presented and a lifetime achievement award on its way, Australian actress Cate Blanchett has taken center stage at a London Film Festival featuring several strong female leads.
Three graffiti artists hired by producers of award-winning U.S. television drama Homeland to give its sets more realism have instead caused embarrassment by using their artwork to accuse the show of racism.
Netflix makes another play for entertainment domination Friday when its first feature film is released simultaneously in both theaters and on its online streaming platform.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
The true story of the unassuming Brooklyn insurance lawyer who secured the release of a captured American pilot from the Soviet Union marks Steven Spielberg's latest bid for Oscar glory.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Hollywood is planning a movie about Volkswagen's emissions-cheating scandal, with Leonardo DiCaprio, who has long championed environmental causes, set to produce the film, press reports said Monday.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Taiwanese model and actress Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) and TV host Mickey Huang (黃子佼) will jointly host the 52nd Golden Horse Awards ceremony, the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival Executive Committee announced Monday.
--"Pan" produced no Neverland magic at the box office.
Beijing authorities have dropped Sino-French co-production Wolf Totem as China's foreign language Oscar submission at the last minute in favor of a romantic comedy, reports said, apparently over concerns it was insufficiently Chinese.
Monday, October 12, 2015
A typhoon and a government budget cut did not stop cinema lovers from flocking to Asia's most influential film festival.
Spike Lee says he hasn't had time yet to plan what he'll say when he gets his honorary Oscar next month -- he's busy trying to finish up his new movie, "Chiraq," for a year-end release. But he promises he's "gonna try to keep positive."