| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed generations of celebrities in red carpet and evening gowns, has died after battling cancer at 82.
In the early 1960s, he came to fame dressing Jackie Kennedy, and founded an influential New York...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Gisele Bundchen's Chanel No. 5 ad dropped on Wednesday, and as beautiful as it is, it raises almost as many questions as Brad Pitt's puzzling effort did in October 2012.
The world's highest-paid supermodel, who led the charge during the French fashion...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Nicole Kidman is baby crazy. And the things coming out of her mouth are exactly what you'd expect from a woman eager to be a mother again.
"I love babies ... kids, they are just extraordinary," the Australian actress told radio hosts Jackie O. and...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Joel Schumacher stopped by the Hamptons Film Festival on Saturday morning to accept a lifetime achievement award in directing. He later spoke with Variety about the ups and downs of his career, including 1995's "Batman Forever," which grossed $336 million...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In a series of top-level meetings Reese Witherspoon had with studio executives in 2012, she grew increasingly frustrated by the answers she got to her question, 'What are you developing for women?'"
As one might imagine, it was slim pickings. "I think it...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Approximately as unforgettable as its title, "Drive Hard" finds John Cusack and Thomas Jane as Americans in Australia -- presumably due to reasons of financing rather than narrative convenience -- thrown together for crime-caper-comedy purposes. This kind...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Youth-friendly, English-language directors and film personalities from Asia will anchor the main competition jury at the Cannes Film Festival when it gets underway next month.
Filmmakers Sofia Coppola, and Nicolas Winding Refn will serve on the jury, as...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A strange mood hovered over the Cannes Film Festival's opening-night ceremony Wednesday night, as the Grace Kelly biopic "Grace of Monaco" — or one of its versions, anyway — premiered to a muted response at an otherwise hoopla-filled event....
| May 18, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Seventy years ago next month, the Americans made a historic landing in France.
They're at it again.
At this year's Cannes Film Festival, the prestigious and peculiarly French cinema gathering now underway, many of the hottest titles don't come from an...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The McConaissance continues: Matthew McConaughey will receive the 28th American Cinematheque award, the organization announced Tuesday.
The Oscar-winning actor will be honored Oct. 21 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, during the...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The Cannes Film Festival can certainly welcome, and boost, movies that aim to be Academy Awards players — the festival has premiered at least one best picture nominee in four of the last five years, including "Nebraska" in 2013.
But as it made...