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Wednesday , July 24 2019


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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Oscar goes to Pakistan film ‘Girl’ on honor killings – Tragic tale of Winehouse wins best docu feature

HOLLYWOOD, United States, Feb 29, (Agencies): A documentary about a Pakistani girl shot in the face by her own family won an Oscar on Sunday, …

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Oscars crown ‘Spotlight’ as best film – DiCaprio finally nabs Oscar gold

HOLLYWOOD, United States, Feb 29, (Agencies): Leonardo DiCaprio won his long-awaited first Oscar for revenge epic “The Revenant” Sunday but journalism drama “Spotlight” took best …

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Plenty of sparkle on Oscars red carpet – Bold colors, soft shades

The year’s biggest night for red carpet glamour included something for everybody in bold color and soft shades, frothy wonders and sleek, body hugging looks. …

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‘Spotlight’ wins big at Spirit Awards – Larson bags Best Actress Award

SANTA MONICA, Calif, (Agencies): The 31st Independent Film Spirit Awards provided a clear rebuke to the less diverse Oscars, bestowing awards on “Beasts of No …

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The best, worst films of Hughes – ‘Pretty in Pink’ at 30

LOS ANGELES, Feb 28, (RTRS): Before movies like “Say Anything” and “Perks of Being a Wallflower,” and TV shows like “Dawson’s Creek” and “My So …

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‘Star Wars’, ‘Revenant’ among big winners at MPSE Awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb 28, (RTRS): As awards season builds to Sunday night’s big finale, the Motion Picture Sound Editors held their 63rd Golden Reel Awards …

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‘Rival Sons’ rocks blues – Album ready

NEW YORK, Feb 28, (AFP): When Black Sabbath pioneered heavy metal, the deafening, gloomy guitar sounded fresh but borrowed heavily from the blues. In choosing …

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