The largely testosterone-fueled Star Wars movie franchise has added an important new female character in the eighth film, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", director Rian Johnson said on Friday at a fanfest in Orlando.
A new documentary hopes to plant the germ of an idea, writes Tom McKinlay.
An unclassifiable ghost story with smatterings of Kubrickian horror and even some Eurotrash action-thriller thrown in for good measure, Personal Shopper is perhaps most memorable for Kristen Stewart’s mesmerising and nuanced lead performance.
I was hoping to like Their Finest (Rialto and Metro) because like seemingly every other woman in the country I have a bit of a thing for Bill Nighy.
Celebrities of Armenian descent including Cher and the Kardashians lent their support this week to "The Promise," a period drama centred around the massacre of Christian Armenians during World War One in what is now Turkey.
Jude Law has been cast to play a young version of Hogwarts' venerable headmaster Albus Dumbledore, a key character in the second film of J.K. Rowling's "Fantastic Beasts" movie spinoff.
Multi-part documentary series will be ineligible for the Oscars, organisers said as part of a new list of awards rules, just a few months after ESPN's serialised "O.J.: Made in America" won the Oscar for best feature documentary.
Shane Gilchrist talks with Farewell My Concubine director Teng Junjie while in Dunedin for the recent China Film Festival.
A human brain is being plucked from its inferior casing and fitted into a perfect robot body.
"The Coming War on China" presents the alarming case for an inevitable and potentially catastrophic conflict between the world’s two greatest superpowers the US and China.
Anne Hathaway has ventured back into independent cinema to star in one of the quirkiest films of the year, "Colossal", which she refuses to categorise.
A thousand-year-old Japanese poem inspired filmmaker Makoto Shinkai to create "Your Name," an animated story that weaves love and time travel into what he called a message of hope for Japanese millennials.
Actor Chris Evans, known for playing superheroes Captain America and The Human Torch, takes on a different kind of role in his latest film "Gifted", and spoke about being a celebrity in the digital age while promoting the film.
Filming has started on a new Kiwi movie - and it comes with a stunning line-up of talent.
Oscar winner Charlize Theron said it was an exciting challenge to play the main villain in the latest instalment of the "Fast and Furious" racing film series with Vin Diesel.
Nearly 200 independent movie theatres across the United States on Tuesday (local time) screened the film version of George Orwell's "1984" novel about a dystopian future, in what organisers said was a stand against U.S. President Donald Trump's administration.
Actor Harrison Ford, the daring space pilot of "Star Wars" fame, will get to keep flying airplanes in real life after federal officials closed a probe of his latest aviation mishap near Los Angeles without fines or other discipline, his lawyer said.
Is there any real need for Disney to take its beloved animated fairy stories and turn them into live action dramas?
Super heroes' acting counterparts gathered at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, where the latest Warner Bros films were presented.
When Sony Pictures approached Demi Lovato to provide the voice for the independent, strong-willed Smurfette in their new animated film, "Smurfs: The Lost Village", it was another vehicle to spread her message.