Mar 08, 2013 16:23 EST
As Moscow's legendary chandeliered underground fills with water, thousands of terrified commuters flee through flooded tunnels in a disaster movie that has topped Russia's box office.
Oct 21, 2012 06:17 EDT
"Rust and Bone", Jacques Audiard's moving romance about a street fighter and a killer-whale trainer, was named best picture at the London Film Festival late Saturday.
Oct 15, 2012 14:35 EDT
The Rolling Stones will rock the stage once again with four gigs in Britain and the United States to mark their 50th anniversary, the legendary British band confirmed Monday.
May 24, 2012 12:15 EDT
After last year's triumph for a terrier who went on to Oscar glory with "The Artist", the 2012 pack of celluloid canine talent was looking strong Thursday for Cannes' unofficial Palm Dog award.
Oct 24, 2011 19:39 EDT
Protesters in William Shakespeare's home county were on Tuesday to temporarily remove the writer's name from street signs in support of a campaign against a new film which suggests the Bard was "a fraud".
Oct 24, 2011 05:00 EDT
Madonna admitted to an attack of nerves as she brought her new film W.E. to the UK to be screened at the BFI London Film Festival.
Oct 04, 2011 13:17 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - The BFI London Film Festival will honor Canadian director David Cronenberg and British actor/director Ralph Fiennes with fellowships at the end of this year's event, organizers said on Tuesday.
Sep 11, 2011 12:19 EDT
TORONTO (Reuters) - The global financial crisis and a 111-year-old play about sexual intrigue helped inspire the latest film by "The Queen" screenwriter Peter Morgan, in which characters from different global cities find themselves interlinked by good and bad choices.
Sep 07, 2011 13:31 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes and David Cronenberg will parade the red carpet of the British Film Institute's (BFI) 55th London Film Festival, which is set to showcase a varied line up of big titles and emerging talent, organizers said Wednesday.
Jan 22, 2011 18:10 EST
TORONTO (Reuters) - Western film fans who thought they knew Indian city Mumbai after seeing "Slumdog Millionaire" can forget that, and Indian moviegoers expecting a Bollywood spectacle should be prepared. "Dhobi Ghat" is no musical.
Oct 27, 2010 21:05 EDT
The movie explores the themes of isolation and alienation through the story of two men -- played by Sergei Puskepalis and Grigory Dobrygin -- who spend a summer working at a meteorological station in the Arctic Circle.
Oct 27, 2010 17:45 EDT
Russian Arctic drama 'How I Ended This Summer' takes top prize at London Film Festival. Icy Russian Arctic drama "How I Ended This Summer" won the best-picture prize at the London Film Festival on Wednesday, and British director Clio Barnard took two awards for her innovative drama-documentary "The Arbor."
Oct 22, 2010 17:15 EDT
Model Christy Turlington Burns' documentary 'No Woman No Cry' to open at London Film Festival. Model Christy Turlington Burns' first foray into documentary filmmaking is to be shown Saturday at the London Film Festival.
Oct 22, 2010 10:46 EDT
Model Christy Turlington Burns' documentary 'No Woman No Cry' to open at London Film Festival. Model Christy Turlington Burns first foray into documentary filmmaking is to be shown Saturday at the London Film Festival.
Oct 13, 2010 16:02 EDT
Red carpet rolled out in Leicester Square as London Film Festival opens with 'Never Let Me Go'. The London Film Festival opened Wednesday with the European premiere of "Never Let Me Go," a movie with a hauntingly off-kilter setting and a universal emotional punch.
Sep 08, 2010 13:38 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - British talent and some extraordinary feats of digital restoration are just a few of the highlights promised for this year's BFI London Film Festival, due to run from 13th to 28th October.
Sep 08, 2010 11:02 EDT
London Film Festival includes Colin Firth, George Clooney pictures and host of British flicks. In an age of austerity, the London Film Festival is hoping that uncertainty will be good for creativity, and that Hollywood glamour and plucky British filmmaking can be a balm for economic woes.
Aug 13, 2010 09:44 EDT
London Film Festival to close with Danny Boyle film about climber who cut off own arm. This year's London Film Festival will close with a film based on the true story of a mountaineer who escaped death in a remote canyon by cutting off his own arm.
Aug 06, 2010 05:49 EDT
London Film Festival to open Oct. 13 with European premiere of 'Never Let Me Go'. London Film Festival organizers said Friday that this year's event will open with the European premiere of "Never Let Me Go."
Nov 03, 2009 12:20 EST
Carrey's Scrooge rings in Hollywood's holiday spirit; season also has vamps, aliens, doomsday. Hollywood loves money. So does Ebenezer Scrooge. So what better way to launch the holiday season than putting the old money-grubber at the head of the line to separate movie-goers from their cash?