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Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg in ‘Uncharted’: Film Review

Holland takes a breather from web-spinning to play treasure hunter Nathan Drake in this cinematic adaptation of the hugely popular PlayStation video game series.

Anne Rice, Author and Screenwriter of ‘Interview With the Vampire,’ Dies at 80

Anne Rice, the famed New Orleans author whose sensational debut novel, 'Interview With the Vampire,' sent her down a supernatural path writing about blood-suckers, witches and werewolves, has died. She was xx.

Penélope Cruz and Antonio Banderas in ‘Official Competition’ (‘Competencia Oficial’): Film Review | Venice 2021

In the latest from Argentine directors Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn, an aging millionaire hires an eccentric director to make an epic film.

Venice Flashback: Antonio Banderas Unveiled His Directorial Debut in 1999

With a title that’s sure to confuse, Official Competition premieres at the 78th Venice International Film Festival on Sept. 4 — in official competition for the coveted Golden Lion. The comedy, directed by Argentineans Mariano Cohn and Gastón Duprat, stars Antonio Banderas and Penélope Cruz as a movie star and director who team up to […]

Venice: Has the Fest Become a Victim of Its Own Success?

Venice last year felt like a miracle. Just pulling off an in-person festival, safely, in the midst of a global pandemic was such an incredible feat, all of us lucky enough to have experienced it felt overwhelmingly privileged and grateful. But that was then. This year, Venice in some ways has become a victim of […]

Venice: How the Festival Found New Ways to Party Amid the Pandemic

The army of Hollywood executives, independent filmmakers, movie distributors and ordinary fans descending on the world’s oldest film festival this week sees Venice as a chance, after months of lockdown, closed cinemas and endless Zoom meetings, to celebrate the return of cinema. And for Venice, like for similar A-list festivals such as Cannes (held last […]

Antonio Banderas Joins Harrison Ford in ‘Indiana Jones 5’

Antonio Banderas has jumped on board Indiana Jones 5 alongside Harrison Ford, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Banderas starred as Pablo Picasso in the second season of Genius (2018) and played the lead role in Pain and Glory from frequent collaborator Pedro Almodóvar, for which he received an Oscar nomination. He also appeared in the […]

Antonio Banderas to Play Crime Reporter Mario Spezi in ‘Monster of Florence’ Series

Antonio Banderas will return to TV to play Italian crime reporter Mario Spezi in The Monster of Florence, a limited series adaptation of the best-selling true-crime novel from 2008. Spezi co-wrote The Monster of Florence: A True Story with American fiction writer Douglas Preston. It details their investigation into a notorious series of murders in […]

Kate Bosworth, 2 Chainz Join Antonio Banderas in Crime Thriller ‘The Enforcer’

Kate Bosworth and 2 Chainz, the latter making his feature acting debut, have joined Antonio Banderas in Millennium’s crime thriller The Enforcer. Richard Hughes is on board as director for the project, which is being sold at the Cannes virtual market. Written by Peter Iliff, the story follows an enforcer who discovers his femme fatale […]

Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson in ‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Film Review

Patrick Hughes’ action sequel pulls Salma Hayek off the sidelines to join stars Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson.

Salma Hayek Details Her Traumatic Experience Shooting ‘Desperado’ Love Scene

The actress says director Robert Rodriguez and star Antonio Banderas were wonderful and total gentlemen, but nonetheless, she cried the entire time.

Antonio Banderas Reveals COVID-19 Diagnosis on 60th Birthday

Antonio Banderas has revealed he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is celebrating his 60th birthday in quarantine.