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‘TOP GUN: MAVERICK': HOW REAL-LIFE ENGINEERS INSPIRED THE DARKSTAR PLANE

“Top Gun: Maverick” features one of the best edge-of-your-seat action sequences of the year as Tom Cruise's Maverick takes the supersonic...

SINGAPOREAN METAVERSE OUTFIT STARDUST SIGNS MULTIPLE DEALS AT ATF

Singaporean metaverse start-up Stardust has signed memorandums of understanding with three companies at the sidelines of the Asia TV...

 
 
 

PARIS HILTON REFLECTS ON 10 YEARS OF DJING AND TALKS 2023 PERFORMANCES

It's been 10 years since Paris Hilton made her first major festival debut as a DJ. At the time, several publications and online spectators...

ITV CONSENT DRAMA ‘LIAR' SCORES MALAYSIAN ADAPTATION, FIRST GLOBAL VERSION TO TELL STORY THROUGH MUSLIM LENS

ITV's hit relationship drama “Liar” is heading to Malaysia in a landmark deal for the wide-traveling scripted format. All3Media International...

 
 
 

NICK CARTER HIT WITH LAWSUIT FOR ALLEGED RAPE OF 17-YEAR-OLD GIRL DURING 2001 BACKSTREET BOYS TOUR

A 39-year-old woman has filed a sexual battery lawsuit accusing Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter of raping her and infecting her...

‘SHADOW AND BONE' SEASON 2 SETS MARCH PREMIERE ON NETFLIX

Netflix has announced the Season 2 premiere date for fantasy drama series “Shadow and Bone,” set for global release on March 16. The...

 
 
 

‘BLUEY,' ‘TRANSFORMERS,' JEDI FUGITIVES PART OF VIBRANT SINGAPORE COMIC CON LINEUP

The popular Singapore Comic Con is back with an array of internationally renowned creators and characters. BBC Studios' hit family...

SAM MENDES BASED ‘EMPIRE OF LIGHT' ON HIS MOTHER'S MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES. SHOWING HER THE FILM WAS A ‘BIG MOMENT'

Sam Mendes' buzzy new drama, “Empire of Light,” is a story about a single woman with mental health issues. The script - Mendes' first...

 
 
 

KERRY WASHINGTON DELIVERS THOUGHTFUL Q&A AT ROYBAL FILM AND TELEVISION PRODUCTION MAGNET: ‘A REAL GIFT FOR ME'

Kerry Washington visited the Roybal Film and Television Production Magnet high school in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday to meet...

HOW ‘MATILDA THE MUSICAL' CHOREOGRAPHER CREATED RED BERET GIRL'S VIRAL DANCE

“Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical,” based on the popular West End show and not the 1996 film with Mara Wilson, doesn't sing and dance...

 
 
 

RON PERLMAN TALKS ‘PINOCCHIO,' NEW FILM ‘HOW I GOT THERE' AND HOW ACTING IS LIKE SEX

Ron Perlman is visiting Saudi Arabia for the first time, but it's too soon for him to have formed an opinion. “For a guy like me, last...

TAYLOR SWIFT GIVES FANS A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT ‘ALL TOO WELL' SHORT FILM

Taylor Swift's “All Too Well: The Short Film” has earned the singer a nomination for best music video at the 2023 Grammys for its harrowing...

 
 
 

THE RED SEA FILM FUND BANKS ON BANKSY INSPIRED VR EXPERIENCE

“The Walled Off Hotel VR Experience” will offer a virtual trip to The Walled Off Hotel in Bethlehem, established and curated by internationally...

‘EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE' DIRECTOR TELLS FANS TO STOP ATTACKING FILM CRITICS FOR TOP 10 LIST SNUBS: ‘DON'T ADD' TO TOXIC DISCOURSE

“Everything Everywhere All at Once” co-director Daniel Kwan is telling fans of his A24 hit not to get toxic on social media when it...

 
 
 

GASPAR NOÉ SETS HIS GOALS FOR HIS NEXT FILM PROJECT AFTER ‘VORTEX'

Argentine filmmaker Gaspar Noé is attending the Red Sea Film Festival to give a masterclass. His most recent feature film, “Vortex,”...

RED SEA FILM FESTIVAL CROWNS ‘HANGING GARDENS,' PLEDGES TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT ARAB TALENT

The Red Sea Film Festival awarded Ahmed Yassin Al Daradji's “Hanging Gardens” the Golden Yusr for Best Feature Film, the top prize...

 
 
 

NIELSEN STREAMING TOP 10: ‘THE CROWN' RETURNS TO NO. 2 FOLLOWING SEASON 5 PREMIERE, ‘FALLING FOR CHRISTMAS' DEBUTS AT NO. 10

“The Crown” returns to Nielsen's Streaming Top 10 chart to No. 2 following the premiere of Season 5 on Nov. 9. During the Nov. 7-13...

BRENDAN FRASER REJECTED ‘GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE 2′ OVER DISNEY'S LOW OFFER: ‘THE STUDIO WAS TOO CHEAP TO HIRE ME'

Brendan Fraser's 1997 comedy favorite “George of the Jungle” spawned a 2003 direct-to-DVD sequel in which Fraser was replaced by actor...

 
 
 

THE BEST FILMS OF 2022

This fall, the story of how prestige films, awards films - whatever you want to call them - underperformed at movie theaters was more...

WHY ‘EMANCIPATION' CINEMATOGRAPHER ROBERT RICHARDSON WAS RELUCTANT TO SHOOT THE HISTORICAL DRAMA

Cinematographer Robert Richardson had several reasons for why he was extraordinarily hesitant to shoot Antoine Fuqua's “Emancipation.”...

 
 
 



Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO and President Says PS5 Supply Issues Over

Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO and President Says PS5 Supply Issues Over

Since launching the PlayStation 5 back in November 2020, Sony has sold 25 million units of the next-gen console, despite facing supply issues. Unable to meet the massive demand... Read more ...

FTC Sues to Block Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Purchase

FTC Sues to Block Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Purchase

On Thursday, the Federal Trade Commission announced it is suing to block Microsoft 's $69 billion USD acquisition of Activision Blizzard , citing that the deal would "enable... Read more ...

Gorillaz To Unveil AR Music Video Performances of New Single "Skinny Ape"

Gorillaz To Unveil AR Music Video Performances of New Single "Skinny Ape"

Gorillaz continues to push the boundaries of live musical performance with their AR music video performances of their latest single "Skinny Ape." Murdoc, 2D, Noodle and Russel... Read more ...

Jackie Chan Reveals 'Rush Hour 4' Is in the Works

Jackie Chan Reveals 'Rush Hour 4' Is in the Works

After 15 long years, Rush Hour 4 is now officially coming. During a recent appearance at the Red Sea International Film Festival in Saudi Arabia, Jackie Chan revealed that the... Read more ...

6 Smart Ways to Use Ecommerce Platforms to Kickstart Your Business

6 Smart Ways to Use Ecommerce Platforms to Kickstart Your Business

Words Al Woods Starting a business can be difficult, but using the right tools can make it a lot easier. If you are looking for a way to start selling products or services... Read more ...

Introducing The NOMOS Club Date 38 Limited Edition Collection for Hodinkee

Introducing The NOMOS Club Date 38 Limited Edition Collection for Hodinkee

Reunited for their third collaboration, NOMOS and Hodinkee have released a capsule collection consisting of four new dial colorways for the already out-of-production Club Date... Read more ...

50 Years of Nike

50 Years of Nike

Nike's co-founder Bill Bowerman once said, "If you have a body, you are an athlete." It's a statement that-for anyone hearing it for the first time-might cause an eyebrow to... Read more ...

‘Ohio State Murders' review: Audra McDonald wows in mild Broadway play

‘Ohio State Murders' review: Audra McDonald wows in mild Broadway play

The revival is an absorbing, observant and admirably peculiar character study with stinging parallels to today. Read more ...

DC Comics and James Gunn Hints at Potential End of the Snyderverse, "We Are...

DC Comics and James Gunn Hints at Potential End of the Snyderverse, "We Are Not Going To Make Every Single Person Happy"

DC Comics fans are in for a massive shakeup after James Gunn and Peter Safran have taken over as the new leadership at Warner Bros. for DC content. Earlier, reports of DC and... Read more ...

Candidness Is SZA's Superpower in New Album 'SOS'

Candidness Is SZA's Superpower in New Album 'SOS'

After a lengthy five-and-a-half-year wait, SZA has finally released her Ctrl followup, SOS. Clocking in at approximately one hour and 10 minutes, the extensive 23-track record... Read more ...