Culture

‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints’ offers new take on American outlaw films

Published 15/08/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" is the latest in a list of movies celebrating the American outlaw mythology, but the indie film [more…]

Def Jam’s Simmons apologizes for Harriet Tubman sex parody

Published 15/08/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hip hop magnate and Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons apologized on Thursday for a controversial sex tape parody of African-American slave-turned-abolitionist [more…]

Ashton Kutcher explores the glamour and glitches of Steve Jobs

Published 15/08/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ashton Kutcher may be best known for his goofier comedy roles in "That '70s Show" and "Two and a Half Men," [more…]

Rewind Festival sells ’80s pop from English countryside to Asia

Published 15/08/2013

HENLEY-ON-THAMES, England (Reuters) - The bucolic English riverside town of Henley-on-Thames is about to fill up with thousands of people in strange clothes: but not, [more…]

Michael Jackson’s ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer

Published 15/08/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Michael Jackson's doctors competed for his business and over-prescribed medications to help overcome his "incredible" fear of pain, the late pop [more…]

‘Real Housewives’ stars plead not guilty in New Jersey tax, fraud case

Published 14/08/2013

NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) - "Real Housewives of New Jersey" stars Teresa Giudice and her husband Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice entered pleas of not guilty on [more…]

MGM adjusted profit gains on film, TV sales

Published 14/08/2013

(Reuters) - The MGM movie studio said adjusted profit rose in the second quarter on higher revenue from home entertainment sales of the James Bond [more…]

Walesa, Poland’s flawed hero, given redemption in film

Published 14/08/2013

WARSAW (Reuters) - Veteran director Andrzej Wajda has earned an honorary Oscar for his catalogue of powerful movies, but he felt he had one more [more…]

A Minute With: Hugh Laurie sings the blues after ‘House’

Published 14/08/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hugh Laurie, best known as the cantankerous doctor Gregory House from Fox TV series "House," has carved out a new career [more…]

Celebrity moms back California anti-paparazzi bill to protect kids

Published 14/08/2013

SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - Hollywood moms Halle Berry and Jennifer Garner continued their campaign to keep paparazzi away from the children of celebrities on Tuesday, [more…]