The Cannes film festival ends Sunday with a movie about a hammer-wielding hitman, a moving story of AIDS activists and a parable of Putin's Russia among the favourites to lift its top prize, the Palme d'Or.
With Banana Island Ghost, Alabi transits to executive producer
When Biola Alabi returned home from America with a well of experience, having worked with big brands such as Sesame Street, Bigwords.com and Daewoo Motors, her dream was to establish a media outfit...
Hollywood raids bookshelves in search of good stories
Six of the movies in the running for the Cannes film festival's Palme d'Or top prize -- which will be awarded Sunday -- are taken from books.
'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson revamps career at Cannes
"Twilight" star Robert Pattinson earned the best reviews of his career at Cannes on Thursday playing a New York bank robber -- and revealed he had to outsmart the paparazzi in order to play the part.
Embrace career in filmmaking, Okorocha tasks Imo youth
Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has charged the youths of his state to take the advantage of the booming film industry in Nigeria and across Africa and make successful career out of it.
Disney's beloved 'Bambi,' still breaking hearts at 75
A timeless tale of an adorable fawn and his forest pals, or the death of childhood innocence? Either way, and nearly 75 years on, Disney classic "Bambi" packs as powerful a punch as it ever has.
Tom Cruise says Top Gun 2 in the works
Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise revealed Wednesday he plans a sequel to the cult action film Top Gun, with filming set to begin next year.
Salma Hayek says Hollywood treats actresses like monkeys
Salma Hayek laid into Hollywood sexism on Tuesday, saying the system treats actresses like performing monkeys and wants rid of them once they realise they are smart.
$6 bn man Michael Bay honored by Hollywood
Michael Bay sank his hands and feet into the forecourt of Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre on Tuesday as he was honored for a money-spinning movie career that has netted almost $6 billion.