Film

Box Office: ‘Toy Story 4’ dominates with $118 million debut

Box Office: ‘Toy Story 4’ dominates with $118 million debut

Published 23/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney’s domination over the box office only seemed to strengthen this weekend as “Toy Story 4” easily topped box office charts. [more…]

Chanel, Fendi host tribute to grand couturier Karl Lagerfeld

Chanel, Fendi host tribute to grand couturier Karl Lagerfeld

Published 20/06/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Amid colossal portraits and clean lines of black, white and red, Chanel, Fendi and a gaggle of stars paid homage to the [more…]

When 007 met the Prince: Bond film set gets royal visit

When 007 met the Prince: Bond film set gets royal visit

Published 20/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - James Bond received a royal visit on Thursday when Britain’s Prince Charles toured the set of the new 007 movie filming at [more…]

Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader…

Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader…

Published 18/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Superhero blockbuster “Avengers: Endgame” was the top winner at the MTV Movie and TV awards on Monday in a show marked [more…]

‘Men in Black: International’ leads box office with muted $28 million

‘Men in Black: International’ leads box office with muted $28 million

Published 16/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood seems to be coming down with a contagious case of franchise fatigue this summer, as “Men in Black: International” and [more…]

Franco Zeffirelli, Italian film and opera director, dies at 96

Franco Zeffirelli, Italian film and opera director, dies at 96

Published 15/06/2019

ROME (Reuters) - Franco Zeffirelli, who directed the world’s greatest opera singers and brought Shakespeare to the cinema-going masses, has died. He was 96. In [more…]

‘Hadestown,’ Cranston win big at Tonys, ‘Ferryman’ best play

‘Hadestown,’ Cranston win big at Tonys, ‘Ferryman’ best play

Published 10/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - “Hadestown,” a folk opera about a young couple’s dark trek to the underworld, topped Broadway’s Tony awards on Sunday winning eight [more…]

Box Office: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ debuts with mediocre…

Box Office: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ debuts with mediocre…

Published 02/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros. and Legendary’s “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” may be king of the box office, but it only managed a [more…]

Elton John slams Russian cuts to ‘Rocketman’ gay scenes

Elton John slams Russian cuts to ‘Rocketman’ gay scenes

Published 31/05/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Elton John on Friday criticized Russia’s reported censorship of gay sex scenes in the new movie musical based on his life, [more…]

Box Office: ‘Aladdin’ taking flight with $105 million in North America

Box Office: ‘Aladdin’ taking flight with $105 million in North America

Published 26/05/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney’s live-action “Aladdin” is flying high with an estimated $105 million in North America during the four-day Memorial Day holiday weekend. [more…]