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'Kailash': Film Review | Sundance 2018

Derek Doneen looks at the work of Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi in a documentary with hints of Jason Bourne-style action and lots of …

Documentaries

Tamara Jenkins Delivers Infertility Dramedy 'Private Life' for Sundance Opening Night

Kathryn Hahn and Paul Giamatti push family boundaries in desperate attempts to conceive<p>Director Tamara Jenkins has always been interested in the …

Entertainment

The Amazing Race recap: 'It's Gonna Be a Fragrant Day'

Welcome back to Morocco, <i>The Amazing Race</i>‘s home away from home (its first home is a crowded taxi where two sweaty people are trying to non-verbally …

The Bitter Secret of ‘Wormwood’

Transparency and accountability are essential virtues in a democracy, but they’re clearly not as viscerally appealing or as thrilling as their …

Books

A Chicagoan in Paris: Tony Fitzpatrick takes it all in while filming 'Patriot'

The French word for artist is <i>artiste,</i> which suits Tony Fitzpatrick just fine, though a more appropriate tag for him these days might be <i>acteur</i>, the French word for actor.<p>Artist-<i>artiste</i>, actor-<i>acteur</i> … Who knew the French language was so easy to master?<p>“It’s not easy at all,” says Fitzpatrick, who …

Jim Morrison

Daniel Craig's James Bond Movies Are So Boring

Where did it all go wrong?<p>Daniel Craig’s the most screen-accurate Bond to date, and he’s been considered one of the best actors to play the role. So why have most of his films seemed so unmemorable? Despite a successful reboot of what had become a stale franchise, maybe audiences underestimated how …

Movies

I'm Tired of Male Screenwriters Using Rape as a Convenient Backstory for Women

"I don’t really do films set in the modern day because the female characters nearly always get raped," Keira Knightley told Variety earlier this week. In the interview, the actress was asked if production companies are backing more female-dominated stories, to which she declared that it’s slowly …

Feminism

The Commuter's Jaume Collett-Serra on Liam Neeson: It's only when we start rolling that I know which version of him is showing up

Ten years ago, Luc Besson’s <i>Taken</i> turned Liam Neeson into cinema’s most unlikely action star. It’s Spanish director Jaume Collet-Serra, though, who …

Liam Neeson

Will 'Tomb Raider' Break the Video Game Curse?

Here's what to make of Alicia Vikander's new trailer.<p>Lara Croft is reborn in the new trailer for <i>Tomb Raider.</i><p>The video game movie genre has been a …

Movies

'I should close my mouth for a while': Matt Damon promises to stop sharing his views on #MeToo after backlash

The American actor was questioned on his comments on the Today show

Kathie Lee Gifford

Phil Keoghan Talks 30th Season Of The Amazing Race

Phil Keoghan took his first trip when he was three years old. He traveled from New Zealand to Canada with his parents and still has a picture of his …

TV

Matt Damon Shares Hilarious Super Bowl Memory With BFF Ben Affleck

Friendship goals! <b>Matt Damon</b> shared a hilarious story about watching last year’s Super Bowl with longtime pal <b>Ben Affleck</b> while speaking at a pre-Super …

Super Bowl

Maybe Matt Damon has finally learned to stop saying stupid things about #MeToo and everything else

During an appearance on the “Today” show Tuesday, Matt Damon apologized for making what many regarded as tone-deaf, ill-informed comments about the …

Matt Damon

21 movies playing at the Sundance Film Festival that you need to know about

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival begins Thursday, and if the past couple of years are any indication, that means it’s time to take a glimpse at the movies Netflix and Amazon will be throwing lots and lots of money at to acquire.<p>Last year Amazon snagged “The Big Sick” for $12 million and Netflix got …

Entertainment

Kate Middleton, Prince William Royal Tour Includes Meeting Alicia Vikander, Princess Victoria

Kate Middleton and Prince William first overseas royal tour for 2018 will began at the end of the month.<p>The palace announced in December that the …

Royal Family

2018 Visual Effects Society Awards nominations: Oscar frontrunners ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ lead

No surprise that “War for the Planets of the Apes” did well with the Visual Effects Society Awards, reaping a leading seven bids for the 16th annual …

Movies

Win tickets to watch Downsizing at Empire Cinema in Wigan

WiganToday has teamed up with Empire Cinema to give you the chance to win tickets to watch Matt Damon and Kristen Wiig in Downsizing.<p>Downsizing …

Manchester

Next of Kin has gone from gritty drama to convoluted conspiracy thriller cliché: episode two, review

It is never good when a drama that you’ve been enjoying for its apparent realism takes a turn for the absurd. I really liked the opening episode of <b>Next of Kin</b> (ITV) because of its strong portrayal of an integrated, middle-class British-Pakistani family. Archie Panjabi did a great job as Mona …

TV

Is It Ok To Smile In Passport Photos?

A little bit of yes and a little bit of no. A passport is the must have accessory of any traveler, but there are a few things which can stand in the …

A car spun out of control and then righted itself on a highway like in a Jason Bourne movie

There are some things in life you truly have to see to believe, and this car spinning out of control on a major highway, somehow ending up in reverse …

Transportation

Everything you need to know about Netflix's new sci-fi series Altered Carbon

Everything you need to know about Netflix’s new sci-fi series Altered Carbon<p>Joel Kinnaman stars as an interstellar soldier who has been hired to …

Science Fiction

Starz Is Turning ‘John Wick’ Into a TV Series

If you ascribe to the mantra that you can never have too much of a good thing, the logic goes that you can never have too much <i>John Wick</i>. Through two …

TV

Liam Neeson’s Greatest Hits: Where To Stream His Best Fights (Videos)

From Batman to Nazis to God

Movies

Film Review: ‘Agnyaathavaasi’

Director:Trivikram SrinivasWith:Pawan Kalyan, Keerthy Suresh, Anu Emmanuel, Khushboo, Aadhi Pinisetty, Boman Irani, Parag Tyagi, Rao Ramesh, Sampath …

Akira Kurosawa

The 33 Best Modern Thrillers

What makes a good thriller? It's difficult to say exactly, and the proliferation of subgenres only complicates the question: Psychological, erotic, …

M. Night Shyamalan

Litigating Cryptocurrency: Is Bitcoin’s Future Doomed? | The Legal Intelligencer

John Rafferty of Gawthrop Greenwood.<p>After the price of Bitcoin hit $10,000 on Nov. 28 and Bitcoin futures launched on Dec. 10, you might have asked …

Bitcoin

Man of Many's Daily Email Newsletter

Shaky cam may have worked for Jason Bourne, but not for the videos you make. The Movi Cinema Robot puts a Hollywood crew in your hands. And who …

For Men

Drones Invasion Of Pop Culture: Fact or Fiction?

Maybe you’ve read the statistics on how many drones are filling our skies: The FAA anticipates 7 million by 2020. Perhaps you’ve heard about how drones are revolutionizing commercial operations. It’s possible you know someone who has a drone of their own, or seen a quadcopter hovering over your …

Drones

Why 2018 May Be A Big Year For Big Hollywood Sequels

Last weekend was the standard prologue to the new year, with a cheap horror film (<i>Insidious: The Last Key</i>) opening up the month and the year before the calendar starts in earnest with the MLK weekend. Among the movies launching this weekend is the (delightful) <i>Paddington 2</i>. The film has already …

Movies

Golden Globes

The 75th annual Golden Globes took place in Beverly Hills on January 7, 2018, celebrating the films, series, directors and actors that defined 2017. …

Golden Globes