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An animal rights group is calling for a boycott of Martin Scorsese's upcoming film, The Wolf of Wall Street, because it features a chimpanzee in a suit roller-skating through an office.
Speaking at the Moroccan Film Festival, the actress said she found it hard to understand the Shakespearean script for her forthcoming film
With more than 70 per cent of early films lost, archivists are scouring the world to preserve the precious examples that remain
Report shows 75 per cent of US silent films have been lost to neglect or decay
Fernando Trueba’s new black-and-white drama, now out in cinemas, is The Artist and the Model, an affectionate study of a crotchety sculptor (Jean Rochefort) who hopes to complete one last work worthy of his reputation. Unfortunately, he’s being distracted by the Second World War and the pesky demands of other human beings, but his creative block may be lifted by his refreshingly unlecherous friendship with the curvaceous refugee who poses for him. It’s a sparkling gem of a film, but big-screen relationships between artists and their muses aren’t always so heart-warming.
Sir Bruce Forsyth will unveil two memorial plaques in central London today.
The problem with New York these days is there's just not enough litter. At least, that's French director Guillaume Canet's experience. He had to supply his own rubbish to recreate the grubby streets of 1970s Brooklyn for his debut English-language film Blood Ties.
The actress hit back when the director cited an all-male list of inspirations
Jack Nicholson's character in The Departed was based on the Boston mobster
The Absolutely Fabulous actress picked up a special recognition prize at last night's NTAs
Christina Ricci has landed a role in an indigenous urban drama set in Sydney's Aboriginal enclave.
A long-term Scorsese collaborator conceded the collapse of film was “impossible to fight”.
It’s possible to lose yourself for hours - in some cases, weeks - to these beautifully shot non-fiction films...
Little has changed since Vincente Minnelli's tale of a brutal producer