Quincy Jones at 85: 'I'm too old to be full of it'

TORONTO (AP) — Quincy Jones holds out his hands. Like Jones, an easy raconteur, they tell stories. There's a small scar from when he, as a youngster in 1930s Chicago, accidently wand...

Review: In 'Colette,' a literary great is finally unbound

Wash Westmoreland's "Colette" is a very British movie about a very French feminist icon. A handsome and lively period film, it's too timid to capture the ravenous appetites of the literary force that ...

Q&A: 'This Is Us' creator Dan Fogelman on 'Life Itself'

NEW YORK (AP) — As "This Is Us" returns for a third season, its creator, Dan Fogelman, is putting out a movie that like his hit NBC series is a glossy, cross-generational tale of destiny and chance en...

Phoenix, Reilly bond as outlaw kin in 'Sisters Brothers'

TORONTO (AP) — To play any brother, by blood or not, of John C. Reilly is an intimidating prospect given just how firmly entrenched Will Ferrell is as Reilly's on-screen sibling. "St...

At Toronto Film Festival, 'popular' was a relative term

TORONTO (AP) — For a festival that can be a hotbed of Oscar-predicting hysteria, the scuttling of the "best popular movie" category by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences barely registered...

'Green Book' wins audience award at Toronto Film Festival

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Farrelly's crowd-pleasing Deep South road trip movie "Green Book" won the Toronto International Film Festival's audience award on Sunday, putting it on an envious path to the Osc...

Review: In 'A Simple Favor,' a vlogging mom with secrets

What evil lurks behind the mommy vlogger with an "oopsie jar"? Paul Feig's "A Simple Favor" is a suburban noir about two mothers with grade-school kids that veers into "Gone Girl" te...

Studio: No decision on Henry Cavill's future as Superman

A person familiar with Warner Bros.' plans for its DC Comics films says there are no current prospects for another "Superman" film starring Henry Cavill. The person spoke on the cond...

Don't tell Oprah: 'A Million Little Pieces' is now a movie

TORONTO (AP) — James Frey's "A Million Little Pieces," once one of the most toxic properties in Hollywood, has been reborn on the big screen by director Sam Taylor-Johnson and her actor husband, Aaron...

Warner Bros. distances itself from 'A Star Is Born' producer

TORONTO (AP) — Just as film festival audiences are swooning over Bradley Cooper's celebrated romance "A Star Is Born," the film's studio is distancing itself from a producer of the project. ...

Kidman's metamorphosis in 'Destroyer' surprises even herself

TORONTO (AP) — Sometimes, Nicole Kidman's transformations surprise even herself. In Karyn Kusama's "Destroyer," Kidman is almost unrecognizable as a haunted and hardened police detec...

Alfonso Cuaron on building 'Roma' on childhood memories

TORONTO (AP) — Alfonso Cuaron's last movie, the dazzling space thriller "Gravity," won seven Oscars and grossed more than $720 million worldwide. His new movie, "Roma," is based on his childhood memor...

'The Hate U Give' puts Black Lives Matter on the screen

TORONTO (AP) — The short story that begat Angie Thomas' breakthrough young adult novel "The Hate U Give" was inspired by the shooting of Oscar Grant III, the Oakland, Calif., African-American 22-year-...

Barry Jenkins premieres 'Beale Street' to tears and applause

TORONTO (AP) — Of the many who were moved by Barry Jenkins' James Baldwin adaptation "If Beale Street Could Talk," none was more shaken than the actor Brian Tyree Henry. "Get it together, Brian," he t...

'A Star Is Born' mania sweeps over Toronto Film Festival

TORONTO (AP) — The response to Bradley Cooper's romantic saga "A Star Is Born" has been intense. Critics have boasted of crying uncontrollably. Fans outside theaters have swooned for its star, Lady Ga...