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20th TCM Classic Film Fest Draws Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Alec Baldwin and Sophia Loren

Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer at the 2015 TCM Classic Film Festival | TCM Photo

Lisa de Vincent reports on the 2015 TCM Classic Film Festival, attended by Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Alec Baldwin, Shirley MacLaine and more!

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French Cinema Premieres Dazzle Hollywood at COLCOA Fest 2015

Alex Cruau, Consul General of France | Barbara Singer Photo

Barbara Singer recaps the 2015 COLCOA French Film Festival, which featured an array of french cinema and filmmakers.

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‘Touchdown Israel’ Football Doc Kicks Off LA Jewish Film Festival

touchdown israel

Lisa Iannucci chats with filmmaker Paul Hirschberger about his football documentary "Touchdown Israel," playing at the LA Jewish Film Festival.

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Tribeca Film Festival: 3 Documentaries Explore Comedy, Big Pharma & Politics in Zimbabwe

Jimmy Fallon in "Misery Loves Comedy"

Melanie Votaw writes about 3 documentaries in the Tribeca Film Festival - "Misery Loves Comedy," "Democrats," and "Prescription Thugs"

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Tribeca Film Festival: 7 Narrative Films From the Tragic to the Ridiculous

Olivia Wilde in "Meadowland"

Melanie Votaw writes about seven narrative films in the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival that range from outrageous comedies to horrific tragedies.

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Tribeca Fest Photos: Monty Pythons Reunite, Dish About Careers and ‘The Holy Grail’ With John Oliver

Eric Idle and Terry Gilliam at the Tribeca Film Festival screening of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" | Paula Schwartz Photo

Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, John Cleese and Terry Jones chatted with John Oliver about "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" at Tribeca Film Fest.

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3 Tribeca Fest Films Take on the Topic of Terrorism

Maulana Aziz Ghazi, right, quizzes one of his newest students in "Among the Believers"

3 Tribeca Fest films tackle the complex subject of terrorism: "Among the Believers, "(T)Error," and "Rita Mahtoubian is Not a Terrorist"

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Tribeca Film Festival: Taylor Schilling Talks Male Nudity in Sexy Film ‘The Overnight’

Taylor Schilling and Judith Godreche at Tribeca Film Festival screening of "The Overnight" | Paula Schwartz Photo

Taylor Schilling and Judith Godreche walked the red carpet for their sexy film "The Overnight" at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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Tribeca Film Festival Photos: Arnold Schwarzenegger Promotes Zombie Drama ‘Maggie’

Arnold Schwarzenegger at Tribeca Film Festival screening of "Maggie" | Paula Schwartz Photo

Arnold Schwarzenegger walked the red carpet for the Tribeca Film Festival screening of his zombie movie, "Maggie," which also stars Abigail Breslin.

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Tribeca Film Festival Documentaries Celebrate Female African American Trailblazers Misty Copeland, Constance Baker Motley

A still of Misty Copeland from "A Ballerina's Tale" in American Ballet Theatre's 2012 production of "La Bayadere"

Tribeca Film Fest documentaries celebrate two African American women trailblazers, Misty Copeland and Constance Baker Motley.

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3 Tribeca Fest Films Focus on Theme of Suicide: ‘Bridgend,’ ‘Better to Live,’ ‘Man Under’

A still from "Better To Live"

3 Tribeca Fest Films focus on suicide - "Bridgend, "Man Under," and "Better To Live."

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Tribeca Film Festival: 11 Shorts Explore Such Diverse Subjects as Ebola, Stop and Frisk, Loss of Innocence

Members of the Liberian Red Cross carry a dead Ebola victim through a neighborhood in the nation's capitol, Monrovia in "Body Team 12"

Melanie Votaw reports on 11 short films in the Tribeca Film Festival about diverse topics like ebola, kissing, and stop and frisk.

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