In ‘The Witch,’ a haunting prequel to Salem

Set under gray Puritan skies in a deathly autumn, "The Witch" is a slow-burning 1600s horror thriller so bone-dry it would only take a...

‘I’ve never raped a woman,’ says French director Besson

French film director Luc Besson on Monday denied raping or drugging a young actress -- the first time the maker of "The...

Hong Kong movie riles China and taps city’s deepest fears

In Hong Kong, a woman sets herself on fire in protest, a taxi driver despairs at the eradication of the local language and young...

Johnny Depp ranked most overpaid actor for second straight year

The annual Forbes list of the top 10 most overpaid actors in Hollywood ranks Johnny Depp in the top spot for the second year...

‘Saq Al Bamboo’ and Been Galbin: Episode 17

KUWAIT: The Kuwait Times is publishing daily recaps of two of the Kuwaiti soap operas airing on Al Rai TV and MBC Drama. Here...

Review: ‘Spectre’ stirs, doesn’t shake old Bond formulas

Where to go when 53 years of action-scene set pieces have exhausted seemingly every exotic corner of the Earth? How much globe can a...

Lionel Richie honored at Hollywood handprints ceremony

Four-time Grammy winner Lionel Richie cemented his legacy in Hollywood Wednesday, plunging his feet and hands into a wet paving slab at the forecourt...

Emma Thompson: I grew up with ‘primitive model’ males

Emma Thompson is suddenly feeling her age. The change sweeping Hollywood in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the #MeToo movement has...

Indian states seek last-ditch film ban amid violent protests

Indian state governments made a last-ditch attempt yesterday to ban a Bollywood film about a mythical Hindu queen which has sparked violent protests by...

Freeman to receive AARP lifetime achievement award

Morgan Freeman is adding another lifetime achievement prize to his mantelpiece. AARP said yesterday the actor will receive its Movies for Grownups Career Achievement...

50 Cent testifies about his finances in sex-tape lawsuit

Rapper 50 Cent, ranked by Forbes as one of hip-hop’s five richest artists, downplayed his wealth on Tuesday as he testified in court about...

Tarantino to make film on Manson Family murders

Oscar-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino is planning a movie based on the notorious Manson Family killings, according to US media. The American director is discussing...

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