Monday, July 14, 2014
Georgian film “Corn Island” won the US$25,000 (18,370 euro) Crystal Globe for best movie at the Czech film festival in the western spa city of Karlovy Vary on Saturday.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Hit fantasy show “Game of Thrones” topped nominations Thursday for the Primetime Emmy awards, while streaming service Netflix upped its challenge to traditional networks for TV's version of the Oscars.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Taiwanese documentary “Twelve Nights,” a film produced by bestselling author Giddens Ko, was screened in Singapore Saturday to raise awareness of animal rights in the city state.
“When the Mountains Tremble” was an award-winning movie that awakened wide attention to the war in Guatemala. But at least one thing turned out to be wrong — and filmmaker Pamela Yates says she's going to set it right.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
Nigerian censors on Friday approved the release of the civil war film “Half of a Yellow Sun” after a more than two-month delay during which the producers agreed to edit certain scenes.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Ker-pow! Batman is celebrating his 75th birthday this month with a series of comic-book, video-game and other events putting Gotham's famed Caped Crusader firmly back in the spotlight.
President Frank Underwood will not be taking a seat at the United Nations.
Monday, June 30, 2014
U.S. actor Don Cheadle is perhaps best known as Robert Downey Jr.'s sidekick in the “Iron Man” films. Now, he is using his celebrity muscle to make a movie about jazz icon Miles Davis.
In the lush biographical drama “Violette,” Emmanuelle Devos plays pioneering feminist writer Violette Leduc, whose insightful and sexually bold novels scandalized post-World War II France. Devos, with 70-some film credits in the past two decades, is one of France's busiest and best-respected female stars, but little recognized in the United States. Her new film may be the one to change that.
Sherri Shepherd is leaving “The View” after seven years and freshman co-host Jenny McCarthy said she's right behind her, a major upheaval for the daytime talk show a month after creator Barbara Walters' retirement from on-camera duties.