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ReutersMay 19 (TheWrap.com) - With all the hoopla about "The Great Gatsby" as the great American love story, let me suggest that the intimate Israeli foreign film "Fill the Void" goes a longer way to presenting romance to viewers. Instead of "Gatsby's" huge...
South Korean provocateur Kim Ki-duk's new film "Pieta," about a cold, wraith-like loan-shark enforcer in a poverty-stricken village, is expectedly gruesome in some of its details. But it's the explicitness about capitalism's emotional wreckage that...
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ReutersBy Belinda Goldsmith CANNES, May 16 (Reuters) - 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...
Associated PressVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican is getting back into its centuries-old tradition of arts patronage with its first-ever exhibit at the Venice Biennale, commissioning a biblically inspired show about creation, destruction and renewal for one of the...
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Filmmaker William Friedkin, who's best known for such landmark films as "The French Connection" and "The Exorcist" in the early '70s, looks back on a long career directing movies, opera and theater in his new memoir, "The Friedkin Connection." Why do...
Oscar-winning Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci, a self-described recluse who receded from the public eye a decade ago, will preside over the jury for the 70th annual Venice Film Festival. The “Last Tango in Paris” director, 73,...
There is fire everywhere in Olivier Assayas’ scorching new coming-of-age drama “Something in the Air.” It is in the passions, the politics and the sex roiling through the filmmaker’s vision of 1970s-era Paris. For this is a...
ReutersMILAN, May 9 (Reuters) - Veteran Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci will head the jury of this year's Venice film festival, which runs from Aug. 28-Sept. 7, organisers said on Thursday. Bertolucci is best known for his steamy 1972 movie "Last Tango...
ReutersMay 09 (TheWrap.com) - Bernardo Bertolucci will chair the international jury at this year's Venice International Film Festival. Bertolucci is one of the leading lights of Italian cinema. His politically provocative and sexually charged dramas like...
There is fire everywhere in Olivier Assayas' scorching new coming-of-age drama "Something in the Air." It is in the passions, in the politics and in the sex roiling through the filmmaker's vision of 1970s-era Paris. For this is a memoir of sorts of...
ReutersMay 02 (TheWrap.com) - William Friedkin will present a restored version of "Sorcerer" at the 70th Venice International Film Festival this summer, the festival's backers said Thursday. TheWrap first reported in March that Friedkin was working to...
Sara Montiel Spanish actress was 1950s Hollywood star Sara Montiel, 85, a famed, sultry-voiced Spanish actress who achieved Hollywood stardom in the 1950s, died Monday in Madrid, according to her biographer, Peter Villora. The cause was undetermined....
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