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Cannes Day 10: Two fine movies close out competition

7:27 am May. 21, 2016

Two fine but very different movies — Paul Verhoeven’s “Elle” and Asghar Farad’s “The Salesman” — closed out the competition this weekend for the Palme d’Or in Cannes. And either one could get a major

Another day, another silly Internet falsehood

3:24 pm May. 6, 2016

Oh dear, another day, another trending Internet falsehood. Here’s the latest, and it has to do with a movie called “100 Years — The Movie You Will Never See,” which is a joint project of

Four things you might not know about Cannes 2016

1:33 pm May. 5, 2016

We’ll have a preview of what’s happening at the Cannes Film Festival in our Sunday editions. But here’s some extra stuff to whet your appetite.

1. Kristen Stewart is far more highly regarded as an actress