Entertainment

‘Lego Movie’ sequel hopes to build on the first

‘Lego Movie’ sequel hopes to build on the first

Published 07/02/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The residents of Bricksburg return to the big screen this week in “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part”, this time [more…]

Tales of power and injustice open a politically-charged Berlinale

Tales of power and injustice open a politically-charged Berlinale

Published 07/02/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - The ability of the weak to hold their own against the powerful loomed over the first day of the Berlinale, in which [more…]

Woody Allen sues Amazon Studios for quitting movie deal

Woody Allen sues Amazon Studios for quitting movie deal

Published 07/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Woody Allen sued Amazon Studios on Thursday, saying he deserves at least $68 million in damages over their refusal to distribute [more…]

Canadian hit ‘Schitt’s Creek’ gets 15 Canadian Screen Award nods

Canadian hit ‘Schitt’s Creek’ gets 15 Canadian Screen Award nods

Published 07/02/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian comedy “Schitt’s Creek” and drama “Anne with an E” led the nominations for the Canadian Screen Awards, grabbing 15 nods each [more…]

BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination

BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has suspended “Bohemian Rhapsody” director Bryan Singer’s nomination for Sunday’s awards ceremony following [more…]

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Pop star Pink will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Music Award at this year’s BRITs, organizers of Britain’s pop music honors said [more…]

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Published 07/02/2019

GAZA (Reuters) - A Palestinian puppeteer is tugging at heartstrings in Gaza. At a kindergarten, Mahdi Karera, who describes himself as Gaza’s first marionette-maker, put [more…]

Berlinale unrolls green carpet for politically charged film festival

Berlinale unrolls green carpet for politically charged film festival

Published 06/02/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - A mother fleeing her violent husband, a serial killer who preys on women and famine in 1930s Ukraine are among the weighty [more…]

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson movie scrapped after revenge remarks

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson movie scrapped after revenge remarks

Published 06/02/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The New York celebrity red carpet event on Tuesday for actor Liam Neeson’s new film “Cold Pursuit” has been canceled in [more…]

Greek minister caught taking a puff tells EU official to butt out

Greek minister caught taking a puff tells EU official to butt out

Published 06/02/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece’s deputy health minister has told the European Union’s top health official to butt out after getting a reprimand for smoking in [more…]