Ang Lee

Ang Lee: 3D movies shouldn't be about action or spectacle

The Oscar-winning director’s new movie, ‘Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk’, about a US soldier returning from Iraq, was a flop in the US because of its hyper-real look, but, says Ang Lee, part of the problem is getting audiences to adjust to technical innovation 

Stanley Kubrick - A dream movie revisited

As a huge new book is published about Stanley Kubrick's unmade Napoleon film, Rob Sharp speaks to the director's relatives and collaborators, and gets rare insights into his famously assiduous working methods

'Brokeback' author says says film is source of 'constant irritation'

It was an Oscar-winning film lauded for its sensitive portrayal of two lovelorn cowboys and their illicit passion in America's homophobic Midwest. But despite the success of Brokeback Mountain, starring the late Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal, the author on whose story it was based has complained that the tale has become "the source of constant irritation in my private life".