Jake Coyle

Snubbed by the Oscars, JLo and Adam Sandler pick up nods at 35th Spirit Awards 

The 35th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards will have a few things the Oscars won’t. Diverse nominees. Female filmmakers. And JLo.

08 Feb 2020

Oscar nominations on Monday morning: Who will be celebrating? Brad Pitt for sure

Who will be celebrating Oscar morning? Brad Pitt for sure. Jennifer Lopez almost certainly. And very possibly the Obamas, too.

13 Jan 2020

Q&A with Sam Mendes: 'We experience life as a single shot, editing is the gimmick'

After the juggling act of two Bond films, with their cadre of characters and armory of gadgets, Sam Mendes had something cleaner in mind for his next film.

20 Dec 2019

'I felt like Batman': Tom Hanks chats with Marielle Heller on playing Fred Rogers

Tom Hanks has never played a superhero. But when the actor recently donned a very simple cardigan sweater, and the slacks to go with it, he felt like one.

20 Nov 2019

The late James Dean comes alive in a new CGI film, sparks off an outcry among fans

James Dean hasn't been alive in 64 years, but the Rebel Without a Cause actor has been cast in a new film about the Vietnam War.

07 Nov 2019

'It's time to take time': The big interview with Scorsese, De Niro and Pacino on The Irishman

They come into the room not like the moveable Mount Rushmore that they are but like three old friends, energised by being in each other's company. They are chatting about movies.

31 Oct 2019

Robert Evans, fast-living producer of seminal '70s films Chinatown, The Godfather dies at 89

Robert Evans, the protean and fast-living Hollywood producer who backed such seminal 1970s films as Chinatown, The Godfather and Harold and Maude, has died. He was 89.

29 Oct 2019

Even as it hits the US, Bong Joon Ho's Parasite is already a major winner and box office smash

Even as it's just hitting US theatres, Bong Joon Ho's Parasite is already a major award-winner and a box-office smash.

11 Oct 2019

Eddie Murphy marks a return to form with Dolemite Is My Name at Toronto Film Festival

It took Eddie Murphy more than a decade to get a movie made about Rudy Ray Moore. Judging by the response to the film at the Toronto International Film Festival, the wait was worth it.

09 Sep 2019

The big interview: Francis Ford Coppola on his masterpiece Apocalypse Now, 40 years later

If filmmaking is a war, then Apocalypse Now was very nearly Francis Ford Coppola's Waterloo.

13 Aug 2019

Hobbs & Shaw hits No. 1 spot quick but still lacks the pace of Fast & Furious franchise

The first spinoff of the 18-year-old Fast & Furious franchise, Hobbs and Shaw, has pocketed $60.8 million in its North American debut and another $120 million internationally.

04 Aug 2019

Scorsese's big-budget mafia epic The Irishman to premiere at New York Film Fest

Martin Scorsese's big-budget mafia epic The Irishman will premiere as the opening night film at the 57th New York Film Festival.

29 Jul 2019

'Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... is a poignant ode, radiant Hollywood fable'

Quentin Tarantino has, for a while now, been reminding us what's so great about movies — or at least, what he thinks is so great about them.

23 Jul 2019