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'Elvis' makes a splash at Cannes Film Festival premiere

May. 25, 2022 13:59 PM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — Baz Luhrmann’s “Elvis” brought hip-shaking swagger to the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday, debuting a grand and glitzy portrait of the Memphis rock ‘n’ roll legend on the French Riviera. Luhrmann’s film, the largest and flashiest Hollywood film...

Q&A: Kristen Stewart on body horror, Cronenberg and Cannes

May. 25, 2022 10:47 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — In David Cronenberg’s “Crimes of the Future,” in which an artist played by Viggo Mortensen has organs and tumors plucked from his body in performance art excavations, Kristen Stewart plays a timid bureaucrat swiftly turned passionate devotee. In...

Cannes Film Festival, born out of war, grapples with Ukraine

May. 25, 2022 08:14 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — The war in Ukraine took a starring role on the opening night of the 75th Cannes Film Festival and it has rarely been far out of frame since. The parties have continued nonstop, as has the red-carpet frenzy. But throughout the French Riviera spectacular has...

‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’: A guide to the new ‘Star Wars’ series

May. 25, 2022 07:37 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Obi-Wan Kenobi” — now that’s a name casual “Star Wars” fans haven’t heard in a long time. The Jedi master gets his own moment in the suns with a new six-part Disney+ series starring Ewan McGregor. It’s set halfway between George Lucas’ two...

Léa Seydoux, once again, rules the Cannes Film Festival

May. 24, 2022 18:18 PM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival, yet again, belongs to Léa Seydoux. The French actress has already shared in a Palme d’Or at the festival, in 2013 for “Blue Is the Warmest Color,” which made her and Adèle Exarchopoulos the first actors to ever win Cannes' top...

Apple-Books-Top-10

May. 24, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

US Bestseller List - Paid Books Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher) 1. In the Blood by Jack Carr - 9781982181680 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 2. Phil by Alan Shipnuck - 9781476797113 - (Avid Reader Press Simon & Schuster) 3....

Apple-Apps-Top-10

May. 24, 2022 11:28 AM EDT

App Store Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6. Rovio Classics:...

Apple-Movies-Top-10

May. 24, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

Movies US charts: 1. Morbius 2. Uncharted 3. The Northman 4. The Bad Guys 5. Spider-Man: No Way Home 6. The Lost City 7. Dog (2022) 8. Moonfall 9. Sing 2 ...

Review: A fun summer mystery with the ‘Bob’s Burgers’ crew

May. 23, 2022 15:52 PM EDT

Fans of “Bob’s Burgers” will find a lot to savor in the long-awaited big screen adaptation of the Fox comedy about the oddball Belcher family. “ The Bob’s Burgers Movie ” feels very much like the quirky show — just on a supersized scale, which is all it needed to be. ...

New this week: Dinosaurs, Def Leppard and 'The Responder'

May. 23, 2022 14:09 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — In the satirical comedy “Emergency,” college seniors Kunle (Donald Elise Watkins) and Sean...