‘The Suicide Squad’ seeks redemption for DC supervillains-and director

When James Gunn was asked to direct the next DC superhero film, he didn't pick an icon like Superman, Batman, or Wonder Woman. He...

Amazon to launch ‘Lord of the Rings’ series in September 2022

Amazon announced Monday that its big-budget "The Lord of The Rings" series, based on the fantasy saga by J.R.R. Tolkien, will premiere worldwide in...

Dissident artist leaves Hong Kong for Taiwan

One of Hong Kong's best known artists confirmed yesterday that he had moved to Taiwan in search of "100 percent freedom" from the government's...

‘Terrible proof’: California fire documentary explores human failings behind blazes

Months after Oscar-nominated filmmaker Lucy Walker began making a documentary about the largest-ever wildfire in California, the blaze lost its crown to an even...

Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’ a hit in debut weekend

"Jungle Cruise"-Disney's nostalgia-soaked adventure film-sailed to the top of the North American box office as it debuted this weekend, taking in $34.2 million, industry...

US music fest Lollapalooza drops DaBaby over AIDS comments

  The US music festival Lollapalooza announced Sunday it had dropped DaBaby from its lineup after the rapper made homophobic comments and false statements about...

Kit Harington: There’s no break from parenting

Kit Harington did not realize there's no "break" from parenthood. The former 'Game of Thrones' star and his wife Rose Leslie welcomed their first...

Chinese pop star Kris Wu detained on suspicion of rape

Chinese-Canadian pop megastar Kris Wu has been detained on suspicion of rape, Beijing police said Saturday. Wu was accused last week by 19-year-old student...

New York’s Broadway mandates vaccines, masks for all shows

Broadway will require audiences to be fully vaccinated and wear masks at all shows, New York's theatre industry announced Friday, as the US steps...

Amanda Knox accuses new movie of cashing in on her case

Amanda Knox is complaining angrily that the new Matt Damon movie "Stillwater"-a drama about a young American jailed in Europe for a killing she...

Fire destroys Brazil film archive

A film warehouse in Sao Paulo was partially destroyed by a fire Thursday just months after employees of the Cinemateca Brasileira had warned of...

India court denies bail to Bollywood star’s husband in porn case

A Mumbai court yesterday denied bail to Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra, who has been accused of producing pornographic films, police said....

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