David C. Anderson, an assistant director, unit production manager, producer and production executive who worked on James Bond films “Dr. No” and “From Russia With Love” and pictures including “The…
MADRID — Cannes would not quite be Cannes without a film starring French actress Isabelle Huppert. It's just got one: Thirteen-time Cannes competition contender Huppert toplines comedy "Paris…
Steered by helmer Bertrand Tavernier and Cannes topper Thierry Fremaux, France's Lumiere Grand Lyon Festival closed Saturday having confirmed that it has a vibrant future celebrating cinema's past.
The Venice Film Festival on Thursday paid tribute to Michael Cimino, screening a full-length, digitally restored print of "Heaven's Gate," prompting the helmer to reminisce about the heavily cut…
Jeff Bridges, who scored his 2010 Oscar for "Crazy Heart" as country singer Bad Blake, has inked a recording contract with Blue Note Records.
"Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of 'Heaven's Gate'" isn't likely to receive a longer theatrical exposure than the notorious 1980 flop it examines. Even so, unmistakably sympathetic but mostly…
Striving to achieve the moral complexity, political resonance and powerful characterizations that prevailed in such 1970s policiers as "The French Connection" and "Serpico," James Foley's "The…
Among the considerable achievements of Michael Cimino's "The Deer Hunter" is the fact that the film remains intense, powerful and fascinating for more than three hours. Three hours, however, is a…