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Mission Impossible to Mission Control: Tom Cruise to film in space

Mission Impossible to Mission Control: Tom Cruise to film in space

Tom Cruise will film his next Hollywood blockbuster on location -- 250 miles up in the air and orbiting the Earth once every 90 minutes.

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

As part of Qatar Museum’s annual cultural exchange programme, the Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020 has focused on the growing relationship between the two nations, with a series of exhibitions ...

Cannes and Venice film festivals rule out going virtual

Cannes and Venice film festivals rule out going virtual

Fresh doubts were hanging over the coronavirus-hit Cannes film festival Wednesday after its director said holding it online would go against its ‘soul’.

Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

Quibi, the multi-billion-dollar streaming platform launching Monday, is betting it can transform entertainment with short, Hollywood-quality clips to watch ‘on the go’ -- even as much of the world is trapped at home.

'Parasite' Oscar success opens new era

'Parasite' Oscar success opens new era

The unprecedented Oscar haul for South Korean director Bong Joon-ho black comedy ‘Parasite’ has shattered a 92-year-old glass ceiling and opened a new era for Korean and other foreign films on the global stage.

'Parasite' makes Oscars history with stunning best picture win

'Parasite' makes Oscars history with stunning best picture win

Movie history was made at the Oscars Sunday as South Korea's black comedy ‘Parasite’ became the first non-English-language film to win the best picture award, Hollywood's biggest prize of all.

‘Joker’ star Phoenix takes aim at climate apathy with film about dying Earth

‘Joker’ star Phoenix takes aim at climate apathy with film about dying Earth

Oscar favourite Joaquin Phoenix stars as a medic battling to save a dying planet Earth in a film launched on Thursday, the first in a series of short Hollywood productions aimed at spurring action on climate change.

'1917' scoops top Hollywood director prize for Mendes

'1917' scoops top Hollywood director prize for Mendes

Hollywood's directors handed World War I thriller ‘1917’ their top annual prize Saturday, one of the final major award shows that typically spells success at next month's Oscars.

Disney drops 'Fox' name from 20th Century film studio: reports

Disney drops 'Fox' name from 20th Century film studio: reports

Disney will rename 20th Century Fox to distance its legendary film studio from the assets of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, US media reported Friday.

What next for 'Star Wars' after 'Rise of Skywalker' grand finale?

What next for 'Star Wars' after 'Rise of Skywalker' grand finale?

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ dominated movie theatres this weekend. But diminishing box office returns, scathing reviews and a plot that wrapped up the space saga's major story ...

First glimpse of latest Bond film goes online

First glimpse of latest Bond film goes online

Car chases, machine gun fire and love interest: fans of James Bond on Wednesday got their first taste of the upcoming film featuring the fictional British superspy, ‘No Time To Die’.

'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.