LOS ANGELES (AP) — Werner Herzog says there's a "subversive message" to his new documentary "Meeting Gorbachev": Talk to your geopolitical enemies.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Werner Herzog is calling "The Mandalorian" ''a phenomenal achievement" after joining the cast of the streaming series set in the "Star Wars" universe.
Werner Herzog praises new ‘Star Wars’ series ‘Mandalorian’
NEW YORK (AP) — A documentary about Chelsea Manning, Werner Herzog's latest and a film about Parkland students in the aftermath of the Florida high school massacre are among the selections that...
Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, star of ‘Downfall,’ dies at 77
BERLIN (AP) — Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Adolf Hitler cooped up in his Berlin bunker in "Downfall" and an angel in Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," has died. He was 77.
German news agency dpa reported that Ganz's management said Saturday he died in Zurich.
Gorbachev calls for preventing new arms race
MOSCOW (AP) — Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev said Thursday that urgent efforts must be taken to prevent a new arms race.
Gorbachev, 87, told reporters that Moscow and Washington should focus on mending their rift and improving their relationship, one he described as the most important in the world.
Gorbachev said "I hope that the arms race could be stopped and we could continue the nuclear disarmament" that he and U.S. President Ronald Reagan initiated.
Werner Herzog: ‘Golden years’ for filmmakers with digital distribution
‘Salt and Fire’ star: Herzog ‘made me believe in the power of dreams’
BERLIN — Real women have been good for Nicole Kidman.
This year she received her fourth Oscar nomination, this time for her portrayal of Sue Brierley, the adoptive Australian mother in “Lion.”
Kidman won her Best Actress Oscar as remarkable English writer Virginia Woolf and now tackles another: Gertrude Bell, whose political savvy in the post-World War I Middle East earned her the sobriquet “the female Lawrence of Arabia.”
Smart Rating: 92.07Release year: 2005Run time: 1 hour, 43 minutesPieced together from Timothy Treadwell's actual video footage, Werner Herzog's remarkable documentary examines the calling that drove Treadwell to live among a tribe of wild grizzly bears on an Alaskan reserve. A devoted conservationist with a passion for adventure, Timothy believed he had bridged the gap between human and beast. When one of the bears he loved and protected tragically turns on him, the footage he shot serves as a window into our understanding of nature and its grim realities.
Review: ‘Into the Inferno’ is a lazy, meandering mess
Just in time for Halloween comes a new documentary focusing on one of Earth's most frightening treats — volcanos. Even better, swashbuckling director and writer Werner Herzog is the filmmaker, so it's sure to be a hair-singing descent into the fiery heart of volcanos.
Review: Tom Hanks returns as Robert Langdon in ‘Inferno’
By a twist of fate, there are two infernos you can submerge yourself in this weekend. You can either take the Dan Brown audio tour of Florence and Dante's Divine Comedy in Ron Howard's adaptation of the author's "Inferno." Or you can tiptoe around the edges of volcanoes with Werner Herzog, contemplating their mythic power in "Into the Inferno."
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PITCH PERFECT: A freshman at Barden University is cajoled into joining The Bellas, the school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition. Midnight Friday and Saturday