Tuesday, November 30, 2021

A small taste of Japan

One of my favourite characteristics about film as an art form is the ability to completely engross you into another world. When the lights...

Hold on to your hoverboard: ‘Back to the Future’ is now

Welcome to the future. Yesterday was the date "Back to the Future" professor Doc Brown and Marty McFly journey to in their time-traveling DeLorean...

Brand Bond thriving on cocktail of edgy and classical

In his five decades seducing cinemagoers, James Bond has foreshadowed social revolutions and the rise of multinational terrorist organizations, turning into a popular culture...

Japan Film Festival Kuwait at Laila Tower

Laila Tower on Salmiya's Sheikh Mubarak Street was host to a special event with a distinct Japanese flavor. The 'Japan Film Festival' hosted by...

Apple Music boasts 6.5m subscribers

Apple chief executive Tim Cook said Monday the technology giant's new music service has some 6.5 million subscribers. "It is going really well," Cook...

‘Star Wars’ fans crash ticket sites as new trailer premieres

The Force is calling to moviegoers, and they are eager to let it in. "Star Wars" mania reached a new high Monday as fans...

Box Office: ‘Goosebumps’ tops ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ falls flat

"Goosebumps" rode a wave of Clinton era nostalgia to the top of the box office charts, as the adaptation of the popular children's book...

Timberlake sings a little, dances a little at Memphis event

Justin Timberlake sang and strutted his way through his induction into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame on Saturday, doing vocal impersonations of soul...

Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Bopping his head to the beat and swaying to a blues version of "America the Beautiful," President Barack Obama celebrated what he called one...

The Martian is a movie that shouldn’t have been made.

From Red Planet to Mission to Mars to John Carter, movies about Mars have consistently flopped at the box office. As Andy Weir, the...

Review: ‘Bridge of Spies’ is an absorbing slow burn

Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies,” much like its misunderstood litigator, is a film that plays the long game. This complex Cold War drama soaked...

Gloria and Emilio Estefan celebrate immigrants in musical

With some US presidential candidates on the campaign trail demonizing immigrants, a powerhouse husband-and-wife team, who both happen to be immigrants themselves, hope they...

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