Hong Kong film-maker Run Run Shaw died yesterday at the age of 106. His influence stretched from Hollywood to Piccadilly
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Wednesday 24 October 2012
Disney is scrambling to defend itself against claims that a new cartoon character, billed as its first ever Hispanic princess, doesn't look sufficiently Hispanic.
Tuesday 23 October 2012
Studio embroiled in another diversity row amid claims new character is not Hispanic enough
Wednesday 29 August 2012
Pinewood Shepperton, the film and television studios group, is pushing ahead with expansion plans despite losing its major planning application this year.
Sunday 19 August 2012
Michael Owen and Carlos Tevez highlight the contempt with which many treat the game
Tuesday 07 August 2012
The movie remake of The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, has been moved for release to the summer of 2013 from December 2012, putting it out of contention for this year's Oscars.
Saturday 04 August 2012
Emma Stone is to work with Cameron Crowe on his next movie project. Crowe is gearing up for a yet-to-be titled romantic drama for the US actress.
Wednesday 01 August 2012
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc's shares fell 8 percent on Wednesday, after its quarterly results missed analysts' estimates, prompting two brokerages to cut their price targets on the stock.
Saturday 28 July 2012
Gina Rodriguez will play the lead in Sleeping with Fishes, Nicole Gomez Fisher's film about a young woman who returns to her dysfunctional family after the death of her cheating husband.
Saturday 21 July 2012
Ashley Judd and Robert Forster join Gerard Butler in the White House thriller Olympus Has Fallen.
Wednesday 23 May 2012
BSkyB was handed a reprieve by the competition watchdog today after a ruling over the broadcaster's stranglehold on pay-TV movies was reversed.
Friday 20 April 2012
As unemployment and ticket prices both rise, will young adults be able to afford a trip to the cinema? Geoffrey Macnab reports
Friday 13 April 2012
For two decades, Mel Gibson was at the top of the Hollywood tree. Building on his successes as an actor, he won an Oscar in 1996 for directing Braveheart and routinely commanded salaries of more than $20 million.
Thursday 12 April 2012
The George Lucas empire is striking back after giving up its 25-year battle to build a palatial film studio in the pastoral hills north of San Francisco.
Friday 10 February 2012
Plans are afoot for an ambitious double feature film project starring Jessica Chastain and Joel Edgerton.
Sunday 05 February 2012
As 'Casablanca' is re-released this week, 70 years after its premier, Matthew Bell says play it, Sam
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
- 3 The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
- 4 Phil Neville backtracks on Tomas Rosicky 'I'd smash him' comments from Match of the Day 2
- 5 SAG Awards: Fake applause track interrupts Reese Witherspoon