Cardi B cancels US show because of ‘security threat’

US rapper Cardi B canceled a concert in Indianapolis Tuesday evening due to concerns over a "security threat," she said on social...

‘Maleficent’ sequel scares up box-office lead in N America

Disney's new "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil" topped the North American box office for the weekend with an estimated take of $36 million...

Review: ‘Love the Coopers’ is a moving, starry holiday pic

"Love the Coopers" is pretty formulaic as far as Christmas dramedies go, but there are  always going to be those movies that just get...

Iran orchestra barred over women musicians

A high-profile performance in Iran by the Tehran Symphony Orchestra was cancelled at the last minute because it was due to feature female musicians,...

Iraq War whistleblower film has Bush and Blair in its sights

A British whistleblower responsible for a dramatic leak in the run-up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq and now the subject of...

Review: ‘John Wick 2’ is an extravagantly violent good time

Before you buy a ticket to see "John Wick: Chapter 2 ," the improbably fun sequel to the implausibly good "John Wick," you might...

Georgian film sweeps San Sebastian festival awards

Georgian director Dea Kulumbegashvili receives the "Concha de Plata" (Silver Shell) to the best director award for the film "Dasatskisi /...

YouTube follows Amazon into movie theaters

YouTube has announced it is making a movie in-house to be released in theaters, in a development seen as a step towards the model...

Orchestra brings message of peace to divided America

Israeli, Palestinian and other Middle Eastern musicians brought a message of peace this week to an America torn by caustic political discourse. For nearly...

Chazelle wins top DGA prize for ‘La La Land’

US filmmaker Damien Chazelle's bid for Oscars glory was boosted Saturday as he took top prize at the Directors Guild of America honors-a key...

Rock the vote: Pakistani political music keeps the party going

As the crowd swells with anticipation for their leader Shahbaz Sharif's arrival a DJ blares the anthem "Respect the vote", while supporters chant slogans...

Iraqis turn to sketches and songs to contain virus

(From left to right) Iraqi actors Ayad Al-Atabi, Mohammad Qassem, Oussama Mahdi, Kamel Al-Azraqi, and Youssef Al-Hajjaj pose for a group...

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19th January