Taylor Swift has been cast in a big screen version of the stage musical 'Cats', in what will be the pop singer's biggest movie role so far, entertainment publications have said.
Did ABBA really have enough hits to sustain an entire second Mamma Mia! movie, asks Christine Powley.
Otago was a key piece of casting for Dustin Feneley's first feature-length film, writes Tom Mckinlay.
Amid olive trees and plenty of ABBA tunes, stars of the Mamma Mia sequel turned out for the film's premiere in London. VIDEO 🎥
Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp and his former business managers have settled dueling lawsuits over his business affairs, Depp's representatives say.
Scarlett Johansson has pulled out of a movie in which she was cast to play a transgender character following a backlash from some members of the LGBT community.
The dramatic rescue of a Thai boys football team and their coach from a flooded cave complex after being trapped for 17 days is already headed for a retelling by Hollywood.
Denis Villeneuve’s dark and tense Sicario, centred on FBI agents battling drug cartels near the U. S.-Mexico border, was a minor hit with audiences and critics, yet didn’t really stand out at the...
Released to coincide with the 25th anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s original dino-classic, it will come as little surprise that Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, the fifth entry in a franchise that...
Maybe I am old-fashioned or have been weaned on too many Hollywood films, but I find it hard to warm to a movie if I cannot quickly find a character to like.
Kim Dungey talks to Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival curator Clare Buchanan about this year’s line-up.
First-time director Ari Aster’s Hereditary is an at times truly nerve-wracking experience, writes Jeremy Quinn.
If your idea of bliss is watching elderly actors dishing theatrical gossip, then Tea with the Dames is for you, writes Christine Powley.
Dunedin and Otago's film industry will be promoted in Shanghai later this year, but the makers of a new Chinese feature film are already eyeing a southern shoot.
A screen production company headed by actress Rebecca Gibney is among two firms drawn to Dunedin by what they say is the industry's bright future here.
Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sexual assault in the first cases involving the disgraced producer to be tested in criminal court since scores of accusers emerged.
Old people escaping from their controlling fuddy-duddy children and going on some sort of a spree with a grandchild is a common cinematic trope.