Abrams on keeping ‘Star Wars’ grounded

Imagine for a moment the peculiar experience of finding yourself in the Arabian desert, telling C3PO what to do. Such was the case for...

Rihanna excited to celebrate 10 years in music industry

Rihanna says she's thrilled to have had a decade-long career in music and she plans on celebrating the feat at some point this year....

Scream director Wes Craven dies

Director Wes Craven has died aged 76. The legendary ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ and ‘Scream’ filmmaker passed away at his home in Los Angeles...

Another MTV VMAs, another controversial Miley Cyrus

Justin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video...

‘No Escape’ is taut but deeply troubled

Not since Saigon in the 1970s has an American operation in Southeast Asia been as ill-conceived as “No Escape,” a taut, well-made and entirely...

Mamma Mia! Piano played on ABBA’s hits up for auction

A grand piano that featured on many of ABBA’s biggest hits is going up for auction in London. Sotheby’s is offering the instrument, owned...

Method to madness of MTV Video Music Awards

There really is a method to the madness that is the MTV Video Music Awards. "I like to say, 'Let's put the crazy in...

Hayek drinks bone broth for youthful skin

Salma Hayek credits bone broth for her youthful appearance. The 48-year-old actress, who previously admitted she isn’t a fan of cosmetic surgery and Botox,...

French sci-fi film may be made abroad because of US-UK stars

“Valerian”, an upcoming big-budget French sci-fi movie, may have to be filmed outside of France because it will star American and British actors, its...

Iranian epic ‘Muhammad’ aims to change Islam’s image

The award-winning director of Iran’s most expensive ever film, “Muhammad”, says he hopes it will improve Islam’s “violent image”, but the religious epic risks...

One Direction ‘to go separate ways’ next year

British pop phenomenon One Direction are to take an indefinite break from next year, according to a media report yesterday which has left fans...

‘Some Kind of Beautiful’

There comes a point in “Some Kind of Beautiful” when a boy, his father and his grandfather stand together on a pier, unzip their...

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