CANNES - British actress Emma Watson has turned to crime in her latest role as part of a celebrity-obsessed teenage gang robbing their Hollywood idols' homes in a film that made its debut at the Cannes film festival on Thursday.
Perhaps it's not right that "The Iceman" is as good as it is. Mobsters, hitmen, the agents of mayhem and corruption don't deserve to be so compelling.
CANNES, France—Julianne Moore sometimes identifies with the characters she plays but when it came to playing a bad mother in "What Maisie Knew," she couldn't relate.
CANNES, France—Emma Watson is reveling in her post-"Potter" freedom at the Cannes Film Festival, relishing a Valley Girl role far from her wise-beyond-her-years Hermione.
J.J. Abrams gets it. The director and his star fleet of writers and actors proved that with 2009's rousing, humorous "Star Trek." That adventure breathed relevant but not too hagiographic life into a beloved (to put it mildly) 1960s television sci-fi adventure series.
CANNES, France—Recent Oscar rivals Steven Spielberg and Ang Lee are together again at the Cannes Film Festival.
NEW YORK — In the weeks leading up to Friday's release of Baz Luhrmann's "Great Gatsby," I suffered from many of the same symptoms that the institutionalized Nick Carraway exhibits in the film:
Tony Stark's superpowers lifted blockbuster "Iron Man 3" back to the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, beating out a strong debut over the weekend for lavish Jazz Age drama "The Great Gatsby.
CANNES, France—Baz Luhrmann might never have gone on to direct "The Great Gatsby"—or anything else, for that matter—if not for the Cannes Film Festival.
LOS ANGELES—Angelina Jolie says that she has had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely likely she would get breast cancer.
Well, at least the credits to "Black Rock" showed promise. It was written by one of the Duplass brothers, creators of "The Puffy Chair," "Cyrus" and "Jeff Who Lives at Home."
Resolutely old-school and blessedly free of irony, the Norwegian adventure film "Kon-Tiki" is a celebration of heroism that's a pleasure to watch.
CANNES, France — Leonardo DiCaprio scans the sumptuous grounds of his Long Island chateau as dozens of revelers guzzle champagne, dance the foxtrot and dive into a monogrammed pool.
LAS VEGAS — Four years ago, Bradley Cooper had built a solid reputation as a scene-stealing supporting player.
CANNES, France — In 1995, Will Smith begged producer Jerry Bruckheimer to let him go to the Cannes Film Festival to promote "Bad Boys," despite the parent studio's insistence that a black
When "Star Trek Into Darkness" hits theaters Friday, the lead roles of Spock and Kirk will look and sound far different from their original 1966 incarnations.
CANNES, France—The Cannes Film Festival got under way with a blockbuster day of Steven Spielberg and Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby.
CANNES, France—It's the big Cannes question—what will catch Steven Spielberg's eye? The king of Hollywood heads the jury that will decide who wins the Palme d'Or and other prizes at the French Riviera film fest, and artistic director Thierry Fremaux can't wait to find out what takes his fancy.
Providing viewpoint from inside the family, Branch Rickey III gives the movie "42" a 10.
For even those most accustomed to the frenzy of celebrity, the Cannes Film Festival can be a disorienting experience.
Some reviews originate at newspapers that do not award star ratings; some movies are not screened in advance for critics.
Writer-director Xan Cassavetes pays homage to the libidinous vampire B movies of the 1970s with "Kiss of the Damned," a slightly duller retread of its precursors.
CANNES, France—Cannes has been the birthplace of many a star, and the latest candidate to shine is Marine Vacth, who plays a teenager confronting the complexities of adolescent sexuality in Francois Ozon's "Jeune et Jolie" ("Young and Beautiful.
In the face of a tsunami of criticism, Disney has abandoned its sexy makeover of Merida, the feisty heroine of its Oscar-winning animated feature "Brave," on its official princess website.
Every captain needs a crew -- even a captain like James Tiberius Kirk of the Federation starship Enterprise.
SANTA FE, N.M.—A sci-fi thriller about three college freshmen who disappear while tracking a computer hacker through the Southwest will film in New Mexico.
LONDON—Zoe Saldana has played an alien and a future space traveler—but taking on the role of an actual famous person proved even harder.
LONGMONT -- A film starring Luke Wilson and Jessica Alba is shooting throughout Boulder County -- including possible sites in Longmont, Lyons, Niwot and Hygiene -- for the next several weeks, according to numerous sources.
Hopefuls starting lining up early outside the Denver Coliseum on Tuesday to audition for season three of the Fox series "The X Factor."
LONDON—J.J. Abrams is master of one universe—and he's about to try conquering another. The director who rebooted "Star Trek" for a new generation, sending the USS Enterprise out again to explore strange new worlds, has also been put at the "Star Wars" helm.