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Once in a while at Cannes (though definitely not very often), the focus can shift away from the films and the deals and the moguls, and...
By Steve Pond
Critics praise Bruce Dern though some fault Payne for retreading the same ground
As the rain starts up again, Redford gets a lengthy ovation for J.C. Chandor's wordless lost-at-sea drama
Catcalls will put Baz Luhrmann's film in good company -- but the opening-night film is really just the aperitif before the sumptuous meal of cinema (and scandal) that is Cannes
The Alexander Payne film premieres at the Cannes Film Festival next week
The company recently produced Matthew McConaughey's "Mud" and will shop Alexander Payne and Sofia Coppola's next films at Cannes
Alexander Payne and Harvey Weinstein will both be honored by the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (TFT) Film Festival on June 14
Diane Kruger, Jean-Paul Gaultier and Andrea Arnold will join Ewan McGregor and Alexander Payne on main competition jury
Jessica Chastain, Alexander Payne and Demian Bichir were among those hitting the purple carpet at the Indie Spirit Awards in Santa Monica Saturday
Who think's Jon Hamm's a "cheater", and Sir Charlie Chaplin's granddaughters host contemporary power players -- silent and talkie -- for post voting-deadline dinner
"The Descendants" director Payne to receive Filmmaker of the Year Award at ACE Eddie Awards
Two of the film's female stars talk about typecasting, messiness and blissful ignorance
Alexander Payne's movie opens at only 29 locations, but is No. 10 at the box office
Official voters' screening of the Best Picture frontrunner draws strong reaction -- but nobody calls it the year's best film
Review: Clooney does some of his best work to date in a terrific film about hell in paradise, from writer-director Alexander Payne
Clooney segues from "The Ides of March" to "The Descendants," and chaos follows
The film weaves together family, history, loyalty and the unwelcome pressures of growing the hell up
Telluride may have peaked with its very first premiere, of "The Descendants," but Glenn Close's gender-bending performance has also drawn heat
Alexander Payne's "The Descendants" started the festival on a Rocky Mountain high, while Glenn Close in drag and Martin Scorsese's tribute to a Beatle drew more muted praise
Film is Alexander Payne's first since "Sideways"; Martin Scorsese's George Harrison doc will also screen
Alexander Payne's movie, starring George Clooney, had originally been slated for a Dec. 16 debut
Matthew Lillard, Judy Greer, Robert Forster and Beau Bridges join Fox Searchlight film
Payne directing family dramedy for Fox.
Darren Aronofsky, Danny Boyle, Neil LaBute, more weigh in.
Money will underwrite Guest Director program.
First feature since "Sideways."
Richard Linklater’s third peek into the love story of the couple played by Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke celebrates romance, compromise, disillusionment and the glory of conversation