Until La La Land can star two actors of colour or two women in the leading roles, Hollywood will have a diversity problem.
Ultimately the controversy over the casting of Matt Damon as a "white saviour" in The Great Wall is baseless, as the film falls flat in other ways.
The Oscar-nominated film is pure Hollywood hokum and a lost opportunity.
No film could be more perfectly circular, more self-congratulatory and more suited to the time.
We all need a little trip to La La Land.
One might expect universal praise for Streep’s pronouncement but disabled activists have proved to be Streep’s harshest critics.
The recently broadcast TV mini-series, “Mars”, combines fiction and nonfiction in a way that places them in balance. This kind of combination is likely to feature in more television series and films.
When a celebrity runs for president, do celebrity endorsements matter? A survey of likely voters shows how tricky it can be to mix celebrity and politics.
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been endorsed by an army of celebrity supporters.
With #BlackLivesMatter and a never-ending list of African Americans being killed by police, the film ‘Do The Right Thing’ is even more relevant now than when it was released 27 years ago.
The superhero film currently appears to be the closest thing to that ever-elusive cinematic holy grail: the guaranteed box office hit.
Hollywood shirks its ethical responsibilities when it comes to vulnerable animal species.
Welcome to Disney's latest adaptation, where the only thing that's real is Mowgli.
Yet another dramatisation of the events surrounding the financial crisis that leaves a sour taste and a questionable moral lesson.
From Chris Rock's opening monologue to red carpet hits (and misses), our experts analyze key moments from this year's Academy Awards.
Luscious silks, big dresses and red soled shoes mean the same today as in Louis XIV's court. But today, different people own them.
In 1942 a man called Walter White travelled to Hollywood to try and persuade filmmakers to cut the negative stereotypes of African Americans in movies.
Illegal downloads proliferate during awards season. Are film leaks simply the cost of doing business?
Just one underrepresented minority was nominated for an Oscar this year. Is that too few? Let's look at the data.
Critiques of the Academy Awards’ lack of diversity have become a well-rehearsed response to the revelation of nominees. But this year, something might give.