California is going nuts and a Dunedin film-maker wants us all to know about it, writes Tom McKinlay.
Kiwi actress Thomasin McKenzie has received a Critics’ Choice Award nomination for her performance in this year’s critically-acclaimed drama Leave No Trace.
Movies about race, politics and music dominated nominations for the Golden Globe awards on Thursday, setting the stage for a lively Hollywood awards season leading up to the Oscars in February.
Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci, whose 1972 movie “Last Tango in Paris" shocked audiences with a notorious sex scene, has died aged 77.
Australian actor Rebel Wilson has lost an appeal against a court decision that cut a record payout against Germany's Bauer Media, which was found to have defamed her in a series of articles, Australian media reported.
Trouble on a Borneo mountain thought by locals to be paradise is one of the subjects of an award-winning film co-produced by University of Otago academics.
New Zealand's Chief Censor is questioning its classification processes, after a suicide scene in a A Star Is Born distressed some viewers.
Early 1900s technology is playing a role in movie-making, scientific research, and textile art, which is being sent all over the world.
Australian actor Geoffrey Rush says he was distraught when he read newspaper articles accusing him of inappropriate conduct, as a court began the hearing into his lawsuit against the publisher.
New Zealand's screen sector needs its own employment framework to remain globally competitive, a working group says.
Kiwi director Sir Peter Jackson's World War 1 film has received five-star reviews after premiering in London.
A judge has dismissed one of the six criminal charges against US movie producer Harvey Weinstein after prosecutors said they couldn't oppose the dismissal in light of information they've learned while investigating the case.
Chinese A-list movie star Fan Bingbing, whose June disappearance touched off wild speculation about her whereabouts, has been ordered to pay $US129 million in overdue taxes and fines by Chinese authorities.
When first-time director Bradley Cooper hired pop superstar Lady Gaga for her first movie role in the remake of classic film 'A Star is Born' both were taking a leap of faith.
NZ director Sir Peter Jackson has spoken with actor Ashley Judd's legal team and could furnish "powerful'' testimony supporting her sexual harassment case against film producer Harvey Weinstein, her attorney says.
Fan Bingbing, an A-list Chinese movie star who has appeared in the 'X-Men' and 'Iron Man' film franchises, has more than 62 million followers online in China and fronted million-dollar ad campaigns has disappeared.
The Academy of Motion Pictures said it would not go ahead with its proposed new "popular film" Oscar category at next year's awards ceremony.