To pull off the epic he had in mind, Baz Luhrmann looked to Mandy Walker, a fellow Aussie, who had helped him shoot a two-minute promo for Chanel perfume with Nicole Kidman.
The writers strike may have slowed down the film industry but not Clint Eastwood. The veteran director is on track to release two films this year -- a repeat of his 2006 feat.
As a kid, Kat Dennings wasn't allowed to watch television. You could say her parents' plan backfired.
In Hollywood, the line between socially conscious gems and politically strident agitprop can be razor thin, which has backfired on Oscar hopefuls willing to tackle such topics as Iraq ("Jarhead")…
Most likely to succeed in East High School's class of 2008 is Zac Efron. Director Kenny Ortega clearly knows it, moving the 21-year-old heartthrob center stage in "High School Musical 3: Senior…
Name your three favorite Hitchcock movies and chances are at least one of them is included in MGM's new "Alfred Hitchcock Premiere Collection."
Be thankful it's animated, since no live-action "Aliens" knockoff could withstand the level of gore perpetrated in "Dead Space: Downfall."
Roy E. Disney has sailed the Transpac 16 times. In "Morning Light," he passes the baton, documenting a team of young mariners as they attempt to win the open-sea race.
When NY1 film critic Neil Rosen really hates a movie, he'll give it "one wormy apple" -- and that's exactly what the teachers at Geraldine Ferraro Elementary School deserve in "Lower Learning," where…
"The Secret Life of the American Teenager" is hardly the first teen-focused story to feature a pregnant high school student, although its gestation period could easily be the longest.