'Mud' screens in Cannes

2012-05-29 14:22:16

Cast members attend the screening of the film Mud at the 65th Cannes Film Festival.

Director revisits an 'Alien' cosmos

2012-05-28 17:17:28

In 2089 Elizabeth Shaw, an archaeologist, chips through a cave wall in the bleak mountains of Scotland and finds out that the human race is not alone.

'Cosmopolis' screens in Cannes

2012-05-28 17:06:54

Cast members attend the screening of the film Cosmopolis in competition at the 65th Cannes Film Festival May 25, 2012.

'Hemingway and Gellhorn' screens in Cannes

2012-05-28 16:57:34

Cast members and director attend the screening of the film "Hemingway and Gellhorn" at the 65th Cannes Film Festival, May 25, 2012.

Awards ceremony held in Cannes

2012-05-28 13:22:04

Celebrities attend the awards ceremony of the 65th Cannes Film Festival May 27, 2012.

Cannes gets happy ending with 'Mud'

2012-05-28 09:25:20

"Mud", a touching coming-of-age tale set on the Mississippi River and starring Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon, brought the Cannes film festival competition to a close.

'Men in Black' bumps 'Avengers'

2012-05-28 09:10:02

The third "Men in Black" alien action comedy bumped the mighty "Avengers" from the top of movie box office charts.

'Love' wins to cheers at Cannes festival

2012-05-28 09:02:24

Austrian director Michael Haneke was the popular winner of the Cannes film festival's top honor with "Love" (Amour), an elegiac tale of an elderly couple facing the inescapable.

'Transformers' attraction unveiled

2012-05-25 17:02:22

Universal Studios Hollywood unveiled attraction "Transformers: The Ride-3D", based on the blockbuster films and toys that the theme park's operators called their best ride yet.

Kidman 'oversexed Barbie Doll' in film

2012-05-25 17:00:15

Nicole Kidman plays an "oversexed Barbie doll" in the hard-hitting murder drama "The Paperboy", premiering at the Cannes film festival and notable for arresting scenes of sex, violence and urination.

'The Paper Boy' screens in Cannes

2012-05-25 16:50:09

Cast members promote the film "The Paperboy" by director Lee Daniels in competition at the 65th Cannes Film Festival May 24, 2012.

Wanda group acquires US theater chain

2012-05-24 17:10:54

China's largest theater owner Wanda group has reached an agreement with AMC Entertainment, the second-largest movie theater chain in North America, under which it will acquire the chain.