Wednesday , January 23 2019

Entertainment

Miramax sold to Qatar-based beIN Media Group – Indie Sales teams with ‘Ernest’ producer on ‘Panchamama’

LOS ANGELES, March 3, (Agencies): Miramax, the film studio behind hundreds of hit movies including “Pulp Fiction” and “Chicago”, has been sold to the Doha-based …

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Iranian musician concert disrupted – German concert goers hurl insults at Esfahani

FRANKFURT, March 3, (Agencies): One of Germany’s leading concert halls has expressed shock after a performance by an Iranian harpsichord virtuoso ended in a tumult …

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Iran’s law of retaliation in ‘Lantouri’ – Dormishian’s film a tough watch

LOS ANGELES, March 2, (RTRS): Unreeling with near-cyclonic force in a nonlinear style, “Lantouri” marks another ambitious examination of the churning frustrations of Iran’s disenfranchised …

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Stones to play free concert in Cuba – Lamar to headline fresh New York festival

LONDON, March 2, (Agencies): The Rolling Stones on Tuesday announced a free concert in Cuba in what is likely to be one of the biggest …

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Editor Jim Clark dies – Arlen dead

LOS ANGELES, March 2, (Agencies): Jim Clark, who won an Oscar for editing Roland Joffe’s “The Killing Fields” and was also nominated for his work …

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Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ amusing, wildly entertaining – Pitch perfect voice cast led by Goodwin

LOS ANGELES, March 2, (AP):  Just when it was looking like animated animal movies had run out of anything original to say, along comes the …

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‘WTF’ a haphazard war dramedy – Fey plays a journalist embedded in Afghanistan

The title of “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” is in some ways more interesting to contemplate than the movie itself: Some will immediately recognize it as military-alphabet-speak …

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Fallen Japan idol emerges as survivor – Nori-P overcomes ‘bullying’ culture

TOKYO, March 1, (AFP): Former pop idol Noriko Sakai, who fell spectacularly from grace after being arrested on drugs charges, is a rare breed in …

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‘Revenant’ of Mexico films – Cinema revival

MEXICO CITY,  March 1, (AFP): Call it cinema’s revenant: Left for dead two decades ago, Mexico’s movie industry is now thriving under a golden generation …

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Irrfan Khan climbs into Farooki’s ‘No Bed of Roses’ – Bona poised to release ‘Revenant’, ‘Room’ in China

LOS ANGELES, March 1, (RTRS): Indian star Irrfan Khan (“Jurassic World,” “Life of Pi”) will play the lead role in Bangladeshi director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s …

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