Orlando Bloom film Zulu to close the Cannes Film Festival.
Gay marriage law advances in France.
James Ivory’s tribute to Ruth Prawer Jhabvala.
Eric Hynes talks with Olga Kurylenko and Jessica Chastain.
Robert Sullivan remembers Les Blank.
Get inside the best TV theme song ever.
Glee takes on school shootings.
Here is the crazy 1990s TV ad Molly Shannon did for the NRA (and she’s sorry about it).
Madonna in bitter clash with Malawi president.
Brava, Glenda Jackson. Third Oscar, please:
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