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Entertainment

From hippies to hipsters, ‘Chainsaw’ back

Et tu, pause button? I thought you were my friend. Anticipating the inevitable guts and gore and murderous mayhem, I screened Netflix’s new “Texas Chainsaw …

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Tatum, his dog co-star raise the woof

Film has several over-the-top gags and some humor Something would have had to go very, very wrong for “Dog ” not to work on a …

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‘Alcarràs’ wins Berlin’s Golden Bear

BERLIN, Feb 17, (AP): The Catalan family drama “Alcarràs” won the Golden Bear award for best movie at the Berlin International Film Festival on Wednesday. …

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Globe-trotting adventures in ‘Uncharted’

Goonies never say die, and neither do some of their storylines. “Uncharted,” a new movie based on the PlayStation video game, cribs heavily from adventures …

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NCCAL’s official suspended

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 15: Minister of Information Hamad Rouh El-Din has suspended the Secretary-General of the National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters Kamel Al-Abd …

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Dre, Snoop and friends deliver epic show

INGLEWOOD, Calif., Feb 14, (AP): Dr. Dre & Co. took the weight of the hip-hop culture on the Super Bowl stage, shouldered the pressure from …

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Jackman steals ‘Music Man’ on Broadway

Hugh Jackman is playing one of musical theater’s greatest con men on Broadway these days but he’s not fooling anyone: He’s the real deal. As …

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Oscars 2022: Sebastián Yatra calls ‘Encanto’ a gift from life

NEW YORK, Feb 12, (AP): Sebastián Yatra calls his experience with Disney’s “Encanto” a “gift from God.” The Colombian singer-songwriter performs “Dos Oruguitas,” written by …

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A classic tech thriller in ‘KIMI’

Steven Soderbergh loves a good thriller-most people do, he knows. But he’s always conscious of making sure that whatever it is, it isn’t just “single …

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Netflix leads Oscar nominations as streamers gain

Academy Awards nominations reflect tumult of a movie year NEW YORK, Feb 9, (AP): After a pandemic year that hobbled movie theaters and saw streaming …

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