• Cannes Film Festival May 29, 2022 3:46 am

    ‘Triangle of Sadness' Wins Palme D'Or at Cannes Film Fest

    Ruben Ostlund’s social satire “Triangle of Sadness” has won the Palme d’Or at the 75th Cannes Film Festival, handing Ostlund one of cinema’s most prestigious prizes for the second time.

  • United States September 12, 2019 9:06 pm

    Antonio Banderas Drew on His Heart Attack for Emotions in New Film

    Antonio Banderas says his emotional state from having a heart attack a few years ago influenced his award-winning performance in the Pedro Almodóvar film, “Pain and Glory.” Banderas won the best actor trophy earlier this year at the Cannes Film Festival. In an interview at the Toronto International Film Festival, Banderas told The Associated Press that drawing on personal experience...

  • France June 9, 2019 11:57 pm

    Cruise Line Says Search for Passenger in Mediterranean Ended

    A cruise operator says a passenger went overboard during a voyage in the Mediterranean Sea and a search for the missing Korean woman has been called off without her being found. Norwegian Cruise Line tweeted a photographed statement Sunday that said the woman went into the sea Saturday while the Norwegian Epic was sailing from Cannes, France to Palma de...

  • China June 3, 2019 1:30 am

    A Diminished ‘Godzilla' Still Bests ‘Rocketman,' ‘Ma'

    The latest iteration of the Godzilla franchise took over the top spot from “Aladdin” and roared louder than Elton John at the weekend box office, but it still left a notably smaller footprint on North American theaters than its city-wrecking predecessors. “Godzilla: King of the Monsters,” Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment’s sequel to 2014’s “Godzilla,” was brought down to size...

  • President May 26, 2019 2:06 am

    Fanning Says She's Been Transformed by Cannes Experience

    Elle Fanning, the youngest juror ever at the Cannes Film Festival, said she’s been transformed by her experience at the French festival. The 21-year-old actresses’ jury service came to an end Saturday with the Cannes closing ceremony. She wanted the festival to keep going. “I didn’t know how I would come out of this experience. I do feel like I...

  • Los Angeles May 22, 2019 5:43 pm

    Pitt, DiCaprio Talk Tarantino's Love Letter to Hollywood

    Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio said they forged a “cinematic bond” making Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” while Tarantino bristled at the suggestion at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday that Margot Robbie’s Sharon Tate isn’t primary enough in the film.

  • Los Angeles May 21, 2019 6:36 pm

    Tarantino Is Back in Cannes, 25 Years After ‘Pulp Fiction'

    Twenty-five years after premiering “Pulp Fiction” in Cannes, Quentin Tarantino is set to bring his latest, “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” to the French Riviera festival Tuesday.

  • CONGRESS May 19, 2019 1:00 am

    Abortion Rights Demonstration Held on Cannes Red Carpet

    Ahead of Saturday’s premiere of an Argentine documentary on abortion, dozens of women demonstrated for abortion rights on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Women, including the filmmakers and activists seen in the film, waved green handkerchiefs and carried a large banner while walking the Cannes carpet at the premiere of Argentine director Juan Solanas’ “Let...

  • actor May 17, 2019 5:42 pm

    Richard Madden Shrugs Off Bond Rumors at Cannes

    Richard Madden donned a James Bond-esque white tuxedo at the Cannes Film Festival, but the actor shrugged off any 007 rumors.

  • Executive May 17, 2019 12:18 am

    Elton John and ‘Rocketman' Touch Down in Cannes

    Elton John and his biopic “Rocketman” has landed at the Cannes Film Festival where star Taron Egerton was moved to tears after the premiere.

  • DONALD TRUMP May 14, 2019 7:00 pm

    Inarritu Laments Trump's ‘Bricks of Isolation' at Cannes

    As the red carpet unfurled Tuesday at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival and Jim Jarmusch’s zombie comedy “The Dead Don’t Die” was set to premiere, jury president Alejandro Inarritu criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s plans for a Mexican border wall and lamented his tweets as “bricks of isolation.”

  • Netflix May 12, 2019 1:48 am

    Alongside Cannes Mainstays, Fresh Faces Try to Stand Out

    Mati Diop only realized long after her Dakar-set “Atlantics” had been selected to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival that she had made history. Diop, the 36-year-old French-born filmmaker of Senegalese heritage, is the first black woman in competition for Cannes’ top honor, the Palme d’Or. The 72nd Cannes Film Festival, which opens Tuesday will feature a lot of familiar...

  • Brad Pitt May 2, 2019 7:02 pm

    Tarantino's ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Heads to Cannes

    Quentin Tarantino is going back to Cannes, after all. The director’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” was announced as a late addition to the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday. It will premiere in competition at the upcoming French festival, adding one of the summer’s starriest, most anticipated films to the Cannes’ red carpet. When Cannes’ artistic director Thierry Fremaux...

  • director March 30, 2019 3:06 am

    Agnes Varda, French New Wave Pioneer, Dies at 90

    Agnes Varda, the French New Wave pioneer who for decades beguiled, challenged and charmed moviegoers in films that inspired generations of filmmakers, has died. She was 90. Varda’s production company, Cine-Tamaris, said Varda died early morning Friday at her home in Paris from cancer.

  • NBC January 22, 2019 7:54 pm

    Female Directors Shut Out of Oscar Nominations

    It was an anticipated takeaway from this year’s Oscar nominations announcement, but that doesn’t make it any less unfortunate: Despite a number of worthy contenders to choose from, female filmmakers were shut out of the directing category.

  • Instagram December 25, 2018 1:08 am

    Model Heidi Klum Is Engaged to Boyfriend Tom Kaulitz

    On Christmas Eve, Heidi Klum revealed she is engaged to musician Tom Kaulitz. The star made the exciting announcement on Instagram by sharing a picture of the dazzling diamond. She captioned the black and white photo, “I SAID YES.”

  • NBC November 27, 2018 2:38 am

    CBP Arrests Migrants on U.S. Side of the Border

    Dozens of migrants have been arrested or deported following the increase in activity at the border. NBC 7’s Melissa Adan has more.

  • China October 18, 2018 6:18 pm

    Film With Fan Bingbing, Bruce Willis Canceled After Tax Case

    The director of “Air Strike,” featuring Chinese actress Fan Bingbing, says the film’s release has been canceled in the wake of her disappearance and conviction on tax evasion charges.

  • coach July 16, 2018 1:41 pm

    Vive La France! And a Lot of Other Nations, Too

    Immigrants, sons of immigrants and grandsons of immigrants bonded together with scions of families that have been French for generations, all for the rouge, blanc et bleu. And for only the second time, France is the World Cup champion.

  • Attorney May 20, 2018 11:43 pm

    Asia Argento, Weinstein Accuser, Vows at Cannes That Justice Will Come

    Asia Argento, the Italian actress and director who accused disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, delivered a blistering speech at the closing ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival Saturday, vowing that justice will be served for all sexual predators.

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