Sigourney Weaver marks ‘Alien’ anniversary: ‘I thought it was a small movie’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Sigourney Weaver was an unknown 28-year-old stage actress when she landed the role of Ripley in director Ridley Scott’s now classic sci-fi horror movie “Alien.”... 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 »

Transgender love story shines in Cannes

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Starring in her first ever feature film, transgender model Leyna Bloom said “Port Authority”, about a man grappling with his feelings for a transgender woman,... 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 »

‘Game of Thrones’ series finale draws record 19.3 million U.S. viewers: HBO

Fans watch the final episode of Game of Thrones at a watch party in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S., May 19, 2019. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs LOS ANGELES... 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 »

New Zealand investigators re-enter disaster-stricken mine after eight years

FILE PHOTO: A flame burns from the end of a ventilation shaft of the Pike River coal mine near Greymouth on New Zealand’s west coast November 30, 2010. REUTERS/The... Read more »

Malick’s tale of conscientious objector divides Cannes critics

CANNES, France (Reuters) – A World War Two drama by U.S. director Terrence Malick is proving one of the Cannes film festival’s most divisive premieres yet, with some critics... Read more »

‘Game of Thrones’ scores record TV audience, leaves fans sad, mad

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Warning: This story contains spoilers for the final episode of “Game of Thrones.” People gather before the screening of final episode of Game of Thrones... Read more »