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'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

Charlize Theron was honoured by Hollywood Friday for a ‘fearless’ career in which she tackled themes including sexual harassment long before the #MeToo movement up-ended the industry.

'I'll be back': Schwarzenegger and Hamilton keep promises in new 'Terminator'

'I'll be back': Schwarzenegger and Hamilton keep promises in new 'Terminator'

The Terminator has come a long way since Arnold Schwarzenegger first portrayed the cyborg assassin in James Cameron's 1984 sci-fi classic.

Movie fans flock to 'Joker' steps in New York

Movie fans flock to 'Joker' steps in New York

Tourists are flocking to a flight of stairs in the Bronx area of New York that Joaquin Phoenix dances down in an iconic but controversial scene from hit movie ‘Joker.’

Philippine govt attacks drug war film as 'propaganda'

Philippine govt attacks drug war film as 'propaganda'

A new documentary that takes a fiercely critical look at the Philippine government's deadly drug crackdown has come under attack, with President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman Tuesday slamming it as ‘propaganda’...

Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Joaquin Phoenix on Saturday said he wanted to create a unique Joker for his star turn as one of cinema's most recognisable villains, with an unidentifiable psychological profile and an ‘almost painful’ ...

Brad Pitt says space epic ‘Ad Astra’ his ‘most challenging film’

Brad Pitt says space epic ‘Ad Astra’ his ‘most challenging film’

Brad Pitt has fought in wars, pulled off robbery heists and confronted rivals in the boxing ring during his career, but the Hollywood star says his most challenging film yet is playing an astronaut ...

Sheikha Al Mayassa welcomes top award for DFI-funded film

Sheikha Al Mayassa welcomes top award for DFI-funded film

HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, chairperson of Doha Film Institute (DFI), on Thursday tweeted ...

'Injured' Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

'Injured' Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

Football legend Diego Maradona will not attend the Cannes film festival, where a documentary about his life is being premiered, after he injured his shoulder, its director told AFP Sunday.

Cannes rediscovers its glitz as stars flood red carpet

Cannes rediscovers its glitz as stars flood red carpet

Cannes kicks off Tuesday with one of the glitziest line-ups in years as Hollywood stars and studios return in numbers to the world's biggest film festival.

Hollywood icon Doris Day dead at 97

Hollywood icon Doris Day dead at 97

Doris Day, the US screen icon famed for her wholesome, girl-next-door appeal in a string of box office hits, died Monday at age 97, her foundation said.

Daniel Craig makes his final outing as James Bond

Daniel Craig makes his final outing as James Bond

Daniel Craig, whose final outing as 007 was unveiled on Thursday, is the longest-serving James Bond -- but perhaps not always the most enthusiastic.

'Outdated' Oscar category for best foreign language film renamed

'Outdated' Oscar category for best foreign language film renamed

The Oscar category of best foreign language film has been renamed international feature film, the academy said in a statement late on Tuesday.