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The Assassin strikes at Cannes

Seven-time Palme d'Or competitor Hou Hsiao-Hsien has strong female lead in challenging martial arts film.

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Caine returns to Cannes after 50 years

Michael Caine joked that he wept when he saw his film's poster, of elderly men gazing at a naked woman.

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3D sex epic shocks at Cannes festival

A film featuring a ménage à trois between a man, his girlfriend and a transsexual premiered at midnight.

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Love, laughter at Afrikaans box office
April 17 2015 at 13:19

Research on what South Africans like about Afrikaans films is demonstrated by rom-com Strikdas’s success.

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Cold reception for Boston Marathon film
April 17 2015 at 12:46

Too soon: that’s the overwhelming reaction to actor Mark Wahlberg’s plans to produce Patriots’ Day.

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Van Gogh’s life, art celebrated in film
April 17 2015 at 10:41

Vincent van Gogh is the subject of a new documentary which screens as part of Art on Screen films at Ster-Kinekor’s Cinema Nouveau next week.

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Second Star Wars trailer released
April 17 2015 at 07:02

Hype surrounding the eagerly anticipated "Star Wars" reboot made the jump to light speed on Thursday. [VIDEO]

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Maria wins over Austrians, Germans
April 16 2015 at 13:02

It’s hard for movie fans from the rest of the world to believe, but people in Austria and Germany completely rejected The Sound of Music when it came out in 1965.

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Woodley wins big at MTV Movie awards
April 13 2015 at 16:29

‘Insurgent' star Shailene Woodley took home four Golden Popcorn awards at the ceremony.

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Activists disrupt Khan’s ad shoot
April 13 2015 at 11:10

Shahrukh Khan found himself in an awkward situation when a political group tried to disrupt an ad shoot.

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On-set injury leads to op
April 13 2015 at 11:06

Ranveer Singh underwent surgery after incurring a shoulder injury on the set of Bajirao Mastani.

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Is Vijay Tamil’s next superstar?
April 13 2015 at 11:04

The debate over who the new superstar is in Tamil cinema has been going on for some time, and tends to attract unpleasant comments from fans.

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'Fast & Furious 7 deserves an Oscar'
April 10 2015 at 12:34

Vin Diesel says the latest Fast & Furious film deserves a Best Picture Oscar, but has two strikes against it...

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