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Stars flock to Venice as world's oldest film fest begins

The Venice film festival kicks off on Wednesday with the arrival of stars by water taxi for an art house dominated line‑up rich with tales of war,...

Hollywood stars light up TV, reverse is lacking

Television is increasingly opening its doors to Hollywood stars, as Monday's Emmy Awards will attest, but TV royalty still struggle to make the...

China courts documentaries as it limits expression

BEIJING (AP) — China is wooing filmmakers at the same time as it's cracking down on them.

Director and actor Richard Attenborough dies aged 90

British director and actor Richard Attenborough has died aged 90 after a long illness, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) said on...

China independent film festival shut by authorities

A Chinese independent film festival was closed by authorities on its opening day, organisers said Saturday, the latest sign that free expression is being...

Review: 'Sin City' dives back into a noir abyss

After being clonked over the head in 1944's "Murder, My Sweet," Raymond Chandler's immortal private eye Philip Marlowe wryly narrated...

Stallone and stars promote 'Expendables' in Asia

MACAU, China (AP) — Sylvester Stallone says that he hopes to film the next "The Expendables" movie in Asia. The 68-year‑old action...

Keaton on form in Venice festival opener "Birdman"

Keaton on form in Venice festival opener "Birdman"