‘Triangle of Sadness’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Fest

CANNES, France (AP) — Swedish director Ruben Ostlund’s class warfare comedy “Triangle of Sadness” won the Palme d’Or at the 75th Cannes Film Festival on Saturday, giving Ostlund one of cinema’s most prestigious prizes for the second time. Ostlund, whose art-world send-up “The Square” took the Palme in 2017, pulled off the rare feat of … Read more

Helen Mirren, 76, and Andie MacDowell, 64, giggle and DANCE at the Cannes Mother And Son premiere

Helen Mirren and Andie MacDowell brought a touch of Hollywood glamor to the red carpet on Friday as they made a spectacular appearance at the Mother and Son premiere. Helen, 76, and Andie, 64, were simply radiant as they giggled, hugged and even had a dance together at the glitzy screening at the Palais des … Read more

Cannes′ festive glamor clashes with reality | Film | DW

This year’s Cannes has been a tale of two festivals. The 75th Festival de Cannes has delivered on its promise to “bring back cinema” after the ravages of COVID with a joyous, maskless celebration of movies and the people who make them. The red carpets have been full, the parties raucous and the films — … Read more

Mr. Taylor Swift and Margaret Qualley Have Lots of Sex in ‘The Stars at Noon.’ If Only They Had Any Chemistry.

Even the best film directors need good actors. Claire Denis has worked with an informal troupe of actors who recur in her films throughout her career, like Gregoire Colin and Alex Descas, and she has also had more starry lead actors this century, from Vincent Lindon in bastards and Isabelle Huppert in White Material to … Read more

‘Moonage Daydream,’ a Trippy Tribute to David Bowie, Raises Many Questions at Cannes

When I saw David Bowie in concert, twenty-odd years ago, he began performing “Space Oddity” halfway through the gig, after a big pause. “Ground Control to Major Tom” rang out, without any backing track, through the concert hall, and the crowd went wild. “Ground Control to Major Tom,” Bowie intoned once more, and then broke … Read more

Lea Seydoux rocks a busty latex gown with thigh-high leg split with Kristen Stewart in Cannes

Lea Seydoux graced the red carpet alongside her Crimes Of The Future co-star Kristen Stewart at a special screening of The Innocent during the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on Tuesday. The French actress, 36, rocked a busty latex gown with a very daring thigh-high leg split, whilst Kristen, 32, opted … Read more

‘Crimes of the Future’ Isn’t Nearly as Gross or Sexy as It Thinks It Is

It’s a famous pitfall of bad science fiction that its characters can spend the first three chapters, or first 40 minutes, setting out the various ways in which the world depicted differs from our current world. “Krangoldsen: The Overlords of Zurgatsk bid you step inside the Optimiser 3000 in order to receive your daily dose … Read more

Cannes screening of Crimes of the Future prompts walk outs

Several audience members walked out of the screening of Crimes of the Future during Cannes Film Festival on Monday night due to the film’s graphic scenes. The David Cronenberg-directed movie – which stars Kristen Stewart and Lea Seydoux – showed ‘grotesque’ scenes of child autopsies, bloody intestines, body mutations and open wounds being licked. At … Read more

Kristen Stewart and Lea Seydoux hug at Crimes of the Future screening in Cannes

Lea Seydoux and Kristen Stewart put on an affectionate display at the screening of Crimes of the Future during the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on Monday. The screen stars were seen standing arm-in-arm as they posed on the red carpet at the event. Actress Lea, 36, who plays Caprice in … Read more

In Cannes’ ‘Holy Spider,’ a Serial Killer Murders Prostitutes in Iran — and the Country Supports Him

A serial killer roams the streets at night, picking off desperate prostituted women, many of whom are hooked on crack, and strangles them to death in his home. A young female journalist, who is (naturally) feisty and emotionally invested in the case, sets tracking down the murderer, who has become known as the Spider Killer: … Read more