Cannes critics let rip at Kechiche’s three-hour twerk fest

CANNES, France (Reuters) – A three-and-a-half hour largely plotless movie set in a nightclub, featuring girls twerking from every angle and a 13-minute explicit sex scene in the toilet,... Read more »

Tarantino did not tell Polanski about film set against Manson murders

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Quentin Tarantino said on Wednesday he didn’t tell Roman Polanski in advance about his latest movie, set in the run-up to the notorious 1969 Manson... Read more »

Tarantino rolls into Cannes with ‘dazzling’ ode to cinema

CANNES, France (Reuters) – With Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt in tow, Quentin Tarantino unveiled his latest opus in Cannes on Tuesday, a story about movie magic... Read more »

Will Smith goes from fear to joy as Aladdin’s new genie

Cast member Will Smith attends the premiere of Disney’s live-action ‘Aladdin’ in London, Britain May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Will Smith was initially worried about... Read more »

Telecom Italia chief favors network control in any Open Fiber tie-up

MILAN (Reuters) – Telecom Italia (TIM) should seek a way to keep control of its fixed-line network if it is merged with smaller infrastructure provider Open Fiber, the former... Read more »

Emotional ‘Rocketman’ cast formed close bond with Elton John

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Actor Taron Egerton said on Friday he’d developed a close friendship with Elton John while preparing for the biopic “Rocketman”, adding to the emotion after... Read more »

Angry at being dubbed a hustler, Maradona dismisses new film

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Diego Maradona greeted a new film about his life with scorn on Monday, telling people not to see it when it is released next month.... Read more »

Antonio Banderas says heart attack helped him reinvent himself

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Antonio Banderas said a heart attack he suffered two years ago spurred him into a health kick but also allowed him to reinvent himself as... Read more »

Box office: ‘John Wick 3’ knocks down ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57 million debut

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Earth’s Mightiest Heroes put up a good fight, but John Wick put at end to the three-week box office reign of “Avengers: Endgame.” FILE PHOTO:... Read more »

Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas reunite on Cannes red carpet

72nd Cannes Film Festival – Screening of the film “Pain and Glory” (Dolor y gloria) in competition – Red Carpet Arrivals – Cannes, France, May 17, 2019. Pedro Almodovar,... Read more »