Thursday, July 30, 2015
Organizers of the annual Toronto International Film Festival unveiled an ambitious lineup Tuesday leading off with psychological drama "Demolition" by Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallee.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Australian public broadcaster SBS Tuesday defended a reality show where participants were shot at by Islamic State militants in Syria as part of a trip retracing refugees' journeys, saying they had extensive security preparations.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
"Ant-Man" crept past new opener "Pixels" to claim the top spot at the box office this weekend by an ant-sized margin. The Disney and Marvel superhero pic brought in US$24.8 million over the weekend, bringing its U.S. total to US$106.1 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Actress-turned-director Angelina Jolie is to make a film about Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime seen through the eyes of a war-scarred child for Netflix, the streaming giant said Thursday.
Hollywood director Ridley Scott is teaming up with studio giant Fox to film a novel paralleling the life of escaped Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, a report said Thursday.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
French actor Omar Sy has come a long way from the gritty Paris suburbs where he grew up. But sitting in a five-star Beverly Hills hotel, he has clearly not forgotten his immigrant roots.
U.S. President Barack Obama made a final appearance Tuesday on "The Daily Show" with Jon Stewart, joking with the outgoing host about his looming retirement and the messiness of the Middle East.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Marvel's "Ant-Man" punched above its weight at the U.S. weekend box office, debuting with an estimated US$58 million, while Amy Schumer's "Trainwreck" also opened strongly with US$30.2 million.
The Emmy-winning character actor best known for playing the bespectacled Las Vegas mobster Moe Greene in "The Godfather" has died. Alex Rocco was 79.