Film

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ remains victorious, ‘Playmobil’ bombs

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ remains victorious, ‘Playmobil’ bombs

Published 08/12/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - “Frozen 2” dominated box office charts for the third weekend in a row as Disney’s animated sequel scored another $34.7 million [more…]

‘Tosca’ with a touch of cinema enthrals Milan’s La Scala at opening night

‘Tosca’ with a touch of cinema enthrals Milan’s La Scala at opening night

Published 07/12/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - “Tosca”, Giacomo Puccini’s opera about a diva prepared to do anything for love, was given a cinematic flavor as it opened La [more…]

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Published 07/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has at times failed to wear a required electronic tracking device, New York prosecutors said Friday, asking [more…]

‘Irishman’ draws 17 million U.S. viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates

‘Irishman’ draws 17 million U.S. viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates

Published 06/12/2019

(Reuters) - Martin Scorsese’s new gangster film “The Irishman” was watched by an estimated 17.1 million Americans in its first five days of release on [more…]

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From the world’s youngest self-made billionaire to celebrities in court, the world of entertainment produced a wide array of headlines this year. [more…]

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Published 01/12/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Frozen 2” stuffed the box office competition during Thanksgiving, generating $85.2 million over the weekend and a record-setting $123.7 million [more…]

Disney’s ‘Frozen 2’ thrills Sámi people in northern Europe

Disney’s ‘Frozen 2’ thrills Sámi people in northern Europe

Published 29/11/2019

OSLO (Reuters) - The sequel to Walt Disney Co’s 2013 hit animated musical “Frozen” is generating excitement among indigenous Sámi people in northern Europe, whose [more…]

‘Rise of Skywalker’ actor John Boyega: ‘I left the script under my bed’

‘Rise of Skywalker’ actor John Boyega: ‘I left the script under my bed’

Published 28/11/2019

(Reuters) - British actor John Boyega said on Wednesday that he left his copy of the closely-guarded script for the new “Star Wars” movie under [more…]

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein’s request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood [more…]

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Dazzles With $127 Million Debut

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Dazzles With $127 Million Debut

Published 24/11/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Frozen 2” iced out the box office competition in North America, where family audiences powered the animated adventure to a [more…]