LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died. Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided. The Stiller family...
CANNES, France (AP) — The 68th Cannes Film Festival was brought to a surprising close Sunday with Jacques Audiard's Sri Lankan refugee drama taking the festival's coveted top honor, the Palme d'Or. The choice of "Dheepan," as selected by a jury led by Joel and Ethan Coen, left some critics scratching their heads. While the...
The veteran actor is honored with SIFF’s Career Achievement in Acting Award.
Chinese actress Fan Bingbing makes a floral statement in a Marchesa gown.
DETROIT (AP) — A "very raw draft" of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined the University of Michigan's archives on the trailblazing filmmaker, the school says. The typewritten memoir, tentatively titled "Confessions of a One-Man Band," was among the materials in eight boxes the Ann Arbor school recently purchased from Croatian filmmaker Oja Kodar,...
Oregon town is marking the 30th anniversary in June of the filming of the hit Steven Spielberg movie ‘The Goonies”. See the Goonies house, join the party and see Astoria’s more standard tourist sights.
A look at three music documentaries screening at the Seattle International Film Festival.
A movie review of “About Elly”: Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi’s devastating film follows the story of a young woman who disappears during a festive weekend outing at a coastal resort.
A movie review of “Reality”: Dreams, movies within movies and reality (such as it is) mix in Quentin Dupieux’s latest absurdist comedy.
Art-house options this week include “The Sacrifice” at NWFF; “Young@Heart” at the Green Lake library; “Good Hair” and “Shaft,” as part of an African-American film series; and “The Graduate” at the Evergreen library in Everett.