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Martin Scorsese’s next film, 'The Irishman,' which stars A-list actors like Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Anna Paquin, may cost Netflix over $140 million -- $40 million over budget. The skyrocketing costs are reportedly in part due to special effects to make the actors look younger.
Steven Soderbergh is back with the horror movie ‘Unsane.’ The grainy, dark film, shot entirely with an iPhone, stars Claire Foy (‘The Crown’) who’s dealing with a digital stalker. “I look at this as potentially one of the most liberating experiences that I’ve ever had as a filmmaker,” he said.
Dylan Farrow plans to discuss her repeated claims that adoptive father Woody Allen molested her when she was 7 on US TV -- claims the director has always denied. Meanwhile, Alec Baldwin has called the public "renunciation" of Woody Allen and his work "sad" and "unfair."
Since James Cameron’s smash movie ‘Titanic’ hit theaters in 1997, the director has made 33 dives to the shipwreck site. He says that while the film’s sets were spot-on, the ship’s sinking was faulty: Either the stern fell or there was a giant splash, not both.
Robert Redford says he’s retiring from acting following his upcoming movie, ‘The Old Man & The Gun.’ “I thought, ‘Well, that’s enough. And why not go out with something that’s very upbeat and positive?'” the Academy Award-winning actor and director told ‘Entertainment Weekly.’