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'Crazy Rich Asians' comes home to Singapore

'Crazy Rich Asians' comes home to Singapore

The film, the first Hollywood movie in 25 years with an all-Asian cast, is a rare Hollywood showcase of Asian identity and culture.

'Crazy Rich Asians' sparkles at North America box office

'Crazy Rich Asians' sparkles at North America box office

The Warner Bros adaptation of Kevin Kwan's best-selling novel of the same name raked in $34mn since hitting theatres on Wednesday.

Top Hollywood producer to speak at NU-Q convocation

Top Hollywood producer to speak at NU-Q convocation

Jordan Horowitz is best known for producing the Academy-winning musical comedy-drama La La Land, which was nominated for a record 14 Academy Awards in 2017.

Will Smith brings down curtain on Russia World Cup

Will Smith brings down curtain on Russia World Cup

Giant screens laid out on the pitch showed images of soccer players and the colours of the Croatian and French flags.

Hollywood mogul Weinstein posts $1mn cash bail

Hollywood mogul Weinstein posts $1mn cash bail

The former mogul -- once the toast of Hollywood and whose films won scores of Oscars -- grinned as he was escorted into a Manhattan court in handcuffs to face the first criminal charges posted against him.

'Avengers' muscles rivals aside to continue box office dominance

'Avengers' muscles rivals aside to continue box office dominance

Avengers: Infinity War flexed its considerable muscle anew this weekend in North American theatres, pulling in a robust $112.5mn and leaving other top films in its dust, according to industry estimates.

'Avengers' closes in on all-time domestic weekend record

'Avengers' closes in on all-time domestic weekend record

While numbers could fluctuate before an official tally comes in on Monday, that would surpass Star Wars: The Force Awakens for the biggest domestic opening weekend of all time.

China's Wanda opens its answer to Hollywood

China's Wanda opens its answer to Hollywood

A massive ‘movie metropolis’ billed as China's answer to Hollywood opened on Saturday, aiming to boost the domestic film industry and attract foreign producers.

'A Quiet Place' back on top, 'Super Troopers 2' smokes projections

'A Quiet Place' back on top, 'Super Troopers 2' smokes projections

‘A Quiet Place’ had another noisy weekend at the domestic box office, reclaiming the No. 1 slot in its third frame.

Forman, Oscar-winning director of "Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus", dies at 86

Forman, Oscar-winning director of "Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus", dies at 86

Milos Forman, the Czech-born movie director who found fame in Hollywood with the Oscar-winning classics "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus," has died at the age of 86.

Hollywood braced for best picture photo finish at Oscars

Hollywood braced for best picture photo finish at Oscars

Hollywood is set for a real-life cliffhanger Sunday at the Oscars -- the race for best picture is coming down to the wire to cap an awards season overshadowed by scandal over sexual misconduct in showbiz.

Angelina Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees

Angelina Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees

During a visit to Zaatari camp in Jordan, Jolie said the UNHCR's "response for the Syria crisis" is only 7% funded this year.