- Shia LaBeouf charged with public intoxication in Texas Updated: Oct-09-15 11:04 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Actor Shia LaBeouf has been arrested and charged with public intoxication after an incident in Austin, Texas.
- Studio: No evidence 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts Updated: Oct-09-15 10:24 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Twentieth Century Fox officials say they have found no evidence actors took American Indian artifacts while filming "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" at a private New Mexico ranch.
- Steve Jobs plays dual role of hero, villain in the movies Updated: Oct-09-15 10:07 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple co-founder Steve Jobs became renowned for conjuring a "reality distortion field" that made people believe whatever he wanted.
- New face of Asian cinema shows Indian film outside Bollywood Updated: Oct-09-15 6:33 am
BUSAN, South Korea - A film from outside Bollywood reflecting generational gaps in India and an image-driven Iranian movie about a grieving old man were among the works showing new trends of Asian cinema at this year's Busan International Film Festival.
- Film portrays costs of South Korean craze for top schools Updated: Oct-09-15 4:03 am
BUSAN, South Korea - A documentary film about the social and personal costs of South Koreans' craze for being admitted to the nation's top three universities depicts a system that is a far cry from President Barack Obama's praise of the Asian country as a model for U.S. educational reforms.
- With drones in tow, Anderson debuts 'Junun' documentary Updated: Oct-08-15 5:05 pm
NEW YORK - Paul Thomas Anderson premiered his first documentary, "Junun," on Thursday at the New York Film Festival, unveiling a sonically rich portrait of Indian musicians recording an album with Radiohead's Johnny Greenwood.
- 'Straight Outta Compton' director set for 'Fast & Furious' Updated: Oct-08-15 4:36 pm
LOS ANGELES - F. Gary Gray, who made waves this summer with his profitable and critically acclaimed N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton," has been set to direct the eighth film in the "Fast & Furious" franchise.
- Rylance, Shakespearean maverick, catches Spielberg's eye Updated: Oct-08-15 4:23 pm
NEW YORK - Mark Rylance is strolling around a conference table, doing his best impression of a Robert Mitchum walk.
- 'Ant-Man' sequel set for 2018, 'The Incredibles 2' for 2019 Updated: Oct-08-15 2:54 pm
LOS ANGELES - Marvel and Disney are going microscopic again.
- 14-year-old Hawaiian cast as 'Moana' for Disney Updated: Oct-08-15 11:47 am
NEW YORK - Disney has found its latest princess: 14-year-old native Hawaiian Auli'i Cravalho (aw-LEE'-ee crah-VOHL'-oh).
- Actor Daniel Craig: I'm over James Bond Updated: Oct-08-15 10:28 am
LONDON - Actor Daniel Craig has said he wants to move on from the James Bond franchise and that, for now, he would rather slit his wrists than do another Bond movie.
- Hawaii teen voices title character in new Disney movie Updated: Oct-08-15 9:10 am
HONOLULU - A Hawaii teen has been chosen to star as the voice of the main character in Disney's upcoming animated feature entitled, "Moana."
- Future films top songs for BET Hip-Hop Awards' pre show Updated: Oct-07-15 10:38 pm
ATLANTA - Rapper Future made a surprise performance in his hometown to celebrate the 10th annual BET Hip-Hop Awards.
- Judge OKs Muslim film ads rejected by New York subway agency Updated: Oct-07-15 8:03 pm
NEW YORK - A federal judge gave a green light Wednesday to light-hearted subway advertisements promoting a documentary about American Muslim comedians, saying a transportation agency improperly labeled them political in nature.
- Steelers hoping for more from passing game against Chargers Updated: Oct-07-15 7:36 pm
PITTSBURGH - The catch was difficult. Well, difficult for most receivers not named Antonio Brown.
- Spike Lee on Oscar speech: 'Gonna try to keep positive' Updated: Oct-07-15 3:16 pm
NEW YORK - Spike Lee says he hasn't had time yet to plan what he'll say when he gets his honorary Oscar next month - he's busy trying to finish up his new movie, "Chiraq," for a year-end release. But he promises he's "gonna try to keep positive."
- London Film Festival focuses on women; protests at premiere Updated: Oct-07-15 2:45 pm
LONDON - The London Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Suffragette," the story of British women who fought for the right to vote - a milestone on a journey to equality that many believe is still unfinished.
- Report: Armstrong physician aims to stop film distribution Updated: Oct-07-15 1:40 pm
ROME - Lance Armstrong's former physician has reportedly filed a lawsuit aiming to halt distribution in Italy of a movie about the disgraced cyclist.
- Ethan Hawke to run NYC Marathon with wife for charity Updated: Oct-07-15 11:22 am
NEW YORK - Actor Ethan Hawke will run his first marathon next month to raise money for charity.
- Review: 'Malala' is a gripping story, eloquently told Updated: Oct-07-15 9:08 am
LOS ANGELES - Many people know the basic elements of the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who was the youngest person ever to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. But "He Named Me Malala" retells that story in a deft and affecting way. Director Davis Guggenheim, who made the Oscar-winning "An Inconvenient Truth" and the controversial "Waiting for Superman," does some of his most heartfelt work in this tribute to Malala and her entire family.
- Screen version of novel 'Big Stone Gap' opens on Friday Updated: Oct-07-15 3:05 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Big Stone Gap is rolling out the red carpet for the national release of a movie that bears the name of the southwest Virginia community.
- Fox probing claims 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts Updated: Oct-06-15 11:32 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Representatives from 20th Century Fox are trying to determine if actors took American Indian artifacts while filming "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" at a private New Mexico ranch.
- Asian cinema masterpieces, ferry tragedy at Korean film fest Updated: Oct-06-15 8:40 pm
BUSAN, South Korea - South Korea's second-largest city is in a festive mood as the Busan Film Festival passes the midpoint.
- Fukunaga stuns with powerful 'Beasts of No Nation' Updated: Oct-06-15 7:00 pm
The story of the child soldier is not one that the movies have been clamoring to tell. What could be gleaned from giving this insidious reality a narrative platform? The hardening of a young soul in this context is not something that can or should be observed casually, after all, and for many it's easier not to look at all.
- Time Out defends Meryl Streep T-shirt in 'slave' row Updated: Oct-06-15 4:24 pm
LONDON - Time Out magazine has defended its use of a slogan including the word slave on a T-shirt worn by Meryl Streep to promote the movie "Suffragette," arguing that critics have taken the quote out of context.