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Ethan Hawke’s ‘The Last Movie Stars’: TV Review | Cannes 2022

The festival is premiering two episodes of the six-part portrait of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, who both won acting awards at Cannes.

Ethan Hawke’s Paul Newman/Joanne Woodward Tribute ‘The Last Movie Stars’ to Screen in Cannes Classics

The Last Movie Stars, Ethan Hawke’s documentary series tribute to Hollywood icons Joanne Woodward and Paul Newman, will premiere two episodes at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival as part of the Cannes Classics program, the sidebar dedicated to cinema history. Hawke plans to attend Cannes for the screening of episodes three and four of The […]

Paul Casella Jr., Groundbreaking Transportation Coordinator in Hollywood, Dies at 86

Paul Casella Jr., a pioneering transportation coordinator in Hollywood who launched the mobile studio company Transcord Enterprises and handled logistics for Sony Pictures Studios for 25 years, died Feb. 15 in Glendale, his family announced. He was 86. Casella, who started his 60-year career in show business as a caterer, became the first person to […]

Sidney Poitier, Regal Star of the Big Screen, Dies at 94

Sidney Poitier, the noble leading man whose work in such films as No Way Out, Lilies of the Field and In the Heat of the Night paved the way for minority actors and actresses everywhere, has died. He was 94. Poitier died Thursday night at his home in Beverly Hills, a rep for his family […]

Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, Sylvester Stallone Watches to Hit Auction Block

"Racing Pulse," a watch auction set for Dec. 12 at Phillips New York, features a total of 137 lots, including the TAG Heuer Monaco McQueen wore in Le Mans, Stallone’s Daylight watch, and the Rolex Newman wore for 25 years. 

Shirley Knight, Adventurous Actress and Two-Time Oscar Nominee, Dies at 83

Shirley Knight, the daring actress and darling of Tennessee Williams who received Oscar nominations for her work in 'The Dark at the Top of the Stairs' and 'Sweet Bird of Youth,' has died. She was 83.

Harriet Frank Jr., Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter on ‘Hud’ and ‘Norma Rae,’ Dies at 96

Harriet Frank Jr., the two-time Oscar nominee for 'Hud' and 'Norma Rae' who partnered with her husband, the late Irving Ravetch, to form one of the great screenwriting teams in Hollywood history, has died. She was 96.

Julie Gibson, Singer in ‘The Feminine Touch’ and ‘Hail the Conquering Hero,’ Dies at 106

Julie Gibson, a singer, actress, studio rep and dialogue coach who collaborated with Preston Sturges, Orson Welles, Ida Lupino, John Huston, Edgar Bergen and The Bowery Boys during a fascinating career, has died. She was 106.

Orlando Suero, Famed Hollywood Photographer, Dies at 94

Orlando Suero, who photographed Brigitte Bardot in bed on a beach, Dennis Hopper in a bathtub and Shirley MacLaine dancing the Frug with Rudolf Nureyev during his long career in Hollywood, has died. He was 94.

Critic’s Picks: A July To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

Hollywood on location; classic noir and screwball comedy; two Kurosawa gems; and an eclectic 1960s primer for Quentin Tarantino's latest are among this month's highlights in Los Angeles retrospective and revival houses.

Critic’s Picks: A June To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

Queer classics, Indian cinema masters, the Coen brothers and favorites of former New Yorker critic Pauline Kael are among highlights from the Los Angeles retrospective and revival scene this month.

Moët & Chandon Champagne Celebrates 150 Years With Never-Before-Seen Photos of Cary Grant, Paul Newman

Stars including Cary Grant, Paul Newman and Andy Warhol are seen toasting with Moët & Chandon in never-before-seen archival images, released in advance of Moët Impérial Brut Champagne's 150th anniversary in May.