Film

‘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…]

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…]

Alan Alda, star of TV’s anti-war comedy ‘M*A*S*H,’ hailed for…

Alan Alda, star of TV’s anti-war comedy ‘M*A*S*H,’ hailed for…

Published 28/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Alan Alda, best known for playing a wise-cracking Army doctor on the long-running anti-war television comedy “M*A*S*H,” received a lifetime achievement [more…]

‘Black Panther’ takes top SAG awards prize, elevating Oscar chances

‘Black Panther’ takes top SAG awards prize, elevating Oscar chances

Published 28/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Superhero film “Black Panther,” heralded for its mainly black cast and vibrant celebration of African culture, won the top Screen Actors [more…]

Factbox: Key winners for the 2019 Screen Actors Guild awards

Factbox: Key winners for the 2019 Screen Actors Guild awards

Published 28/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The 2019 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards for film and television were handed out during a televised ceremony in Los Angeles [more…]