Feb 23, 2013 16:06 EST
Veteran French star Emmanuelle Riva turns 86 on Sunday -- and could end up celebrating her birthday by becoming the oldest ever best actress Oscar winner.
Feb 22, 2013 19:37 EST
Michael Haneke's Oscar-nominated film "Amour" about a man and his dying wife on Friday scooped the top prizes at France's annual film awards, the Cesars, which also honoured Hollywood actor-director Kevin Costner with a lifetime achievement award.
Feb 22, 2013 17:52 EST
Hollywood actor and director Kevin Costner was on Friday honoured with a lifetime achievement award at France's annual film awards, the Cesars, at which "Camille Rewinds" and the much feted "Love" are the favourites.
Jan 25, 2013 14:31 EST
Oscar-nominated "Amour," which scooped up a Golden Globe for best foreign language film earlier this month, is one of the top contenders for France's top movie awards, the Cesars, officials said Friday.
Jan 13, 2013 22:16 EST
Quentin Tarantino's blood-soaked "Django Unchained" won two key Golden Globes, but Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" was still hoping for awards glory in the show's final straight.
Jan 13, 2013 20:59 EST
The Golden Globes got under way with Steven Spielberg's presidential drama "Lincoln" the frontrunner for the major prizes, against rivals including Quentin Tarantino and Kathryn Bigelow.
Jan 13, 2013 17:19 EST
Hollywood's finest gathered Sunday for the Golden Globes, with Steven Spielberg's political drama "Lincoln" favored for top prizes at Tinseltown's biggest pre-Oscars awards show.
Jan 12, 2013 23:07 EST
Steven Spielberg is hoping for Golden Globes glory for his political drama "Lincoln" on Sunday, as Hollywood hits the red carpet for its biggest pre-Oscars awards show.
Jan 12, 2013 15:27 EST
Hollywood hits the red carpet Sunday for the Golden Globes, Tinseltown's biggest pre-Oscars awards show, with Steven Spielberg, Ben Affleck and Quentin Tarantino among those eyeing major prizes.
Jan 09, 2013 13:58 EST
Steven Spielberg's political drama "Lincoln", the film version of hit stage musical "Les Miserables" and Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" lead the nominations for the BAFTAs announced in London on Wednesday.
Dec 13, 2012 21:24 EST
Steven Spielberg's presidential drama "Lincoln" led the way with seven nominations for the Golden Globes, as Hollywood's awards season kicks off.
Dec 13, 2012 16:28 EST
Steven Spielberg's presidential drama "Lincoln" topped the Golden Globes nominations Thursday with nods in seven categories, followed by "Argo" and "Django Unchained" with five each.
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.
Jul 21, 2012 17:32 EDT
Parisians turned out for France's first public screening of the latest Batman film on Saturday in subdued mood, a day after a deadly shooting spree at a US opening of the film.
Jul 20, 2012 21:43 EDT
Batman movie director Christopher Nolan lamented the "senseless tragedy" and "unbearably savage" gunning down of 12 movie goers at a Colorado theater screening of "The Dark Knight Rises".
Jul 20, 2012 15:55 EDT
Warner Brothers said it was "deeply saddened" by Friday's massacre at a Colorado screening of its latest Batman movie, as it cancelled a red carpet premiere in Paris.
Jul 20, 2012 15:25 EDT
With a fixation on random violence, Gotham City dysfunction and the death of a star, the "Batman" movies have long been consumed with tragedy and terror. Now an unfathomable horror is forever linked to the series.
Jul 20, 2012 13:33 EDT
The French premiere of the latest Batman movie was cancelled Friday after at least 12 people were killed when a gunman opened fire at a US cinema showing of the film.
May 27, 2012 14:29 EDT
"Love", the wrenching tale of an elderly man caring for his dying wife, scooped top prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday, handing a second Palme d'Or to Austria's Michael Haneke.
May 27, 2012 11:58 EDT
Tales of love, mobsters, an exorcism gone wrong and a wacky shape-shifter were hot favourites for the Palme d'Or as the Cannes festival jury hunkered down ahead of Sunday night's award ceremony.