More than 180 art houses in North America and Europe have scheduled April 4 showings of “1984,” the dystopian drama starring John Hurt and Richard Burton. “1984” director Michael Radford has agreed…
This British import also has well-matched stars in Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, the first capturing Burton's weariness, the latter almost uncannily replicating Taylor's voice.
The Hollywood Film Festival has unveiled the 25 films chosen for its narrative and documentary feature competitions. The three-day fest kicks off on Oct. 18 at Hollywood's ArcLight Cinemas. The…
At Cannes, the Liz-and-Dick romance was abundantly on display at a 20th Century Fox-Bulgari party, but the real centerpiece was the love affair between Elizabeth Taylor and her jewels. A few hundred…
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The thrice-Tony-nominated actress Kate Burton occasionally makes trips to the Hollywood & Vine area of town. "I audition for casting directors who have offices there, and I always find it a deep hoot…
Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West are to play Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in a BBC biopic.
Lifetime's post-Thanksgiving telecast, starring Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor, is just hammy enough to generate numbers rivaling the hordes of paparazzi that dogged the not-always-happy couple.
Richard Zanuck, the son of legendary 20th Century Fox mogul Darryl F. Zanuck who carved out his own career as the Oscar-winning producer of "Driving Miss Daisy," the blockbuster "Jaws" and several…
Alistair MacLean wrote an original screenplay that was treated with respect for the writer's unusual abilities as a master of actionful suspense. The resulting film is highly entertaining, thrilling…
The Sandpiper is the story of a passing affair between an unwed nonconformist and a married Episcopalian minister who is headmaster of a private boys school attended by femme's nine-year-old son…