Natalie Portman

Black Swan

Natalie Portman in Black Swan

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     17 March   Rudolf Nureyev born, 1938 Today in 1938, Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev was born, on a train near Irkutsk, Siberia, Soviet Union. The son of a Red Army political commissar, he grew up in a small village in Bashkortostan …

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Jean Reno: The Bulletproof Star

Jean Reno and Natalie Portman in Léon: The Professional

In a long career that’s seen him starring in films good, bad and spectacularly terrible, the public’s affection for French icon Jean Reno has never wavered. How does he do it?   Big guy. Woolly hat. Stubble. Shades. Round shades. Dark round shades. Doesn’t say much. Kills people. Sensitively. Ask a roomful of people to …

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