Cinema

Italy abolishes film censorship

Italy abolishes film censorship

The Italian Government has moved to abolish film censorship after more than 70 years, during which more than 700 flms were banned while over 34,000 were requested to carry out…
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Antonio Banderas turns 60

Antonio Banderas turns 60

Antonio Banderas, one of the biggest European Hollywood stars, turns 60 on Monday (August 10). There is now a "new" Antonio Banderas. "Maybe it's not so bad to kill (old)…
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The Gladiator turns 20

The Gladiator turns 20

It’s been 20 years since Gladiator hit theaters back in May 2000 and we’re still learning new things about the making of the sword-and-sandal epic. In a new interview on the occasion…
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On this day…

On this day…

1534 Jacques Cartier lands in Canada, claims it for France 1783 Georgia becomes a protectorate of tsarist Russia 1793 France passes 1st copyright law 1935 1st greetings telegram sent in…
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On this day…

On this day…

1848 The two-day Women's Rights Convention, the first women's rights and feminist convention held in the United States, opened in Seneca Falls, New York. 1870 Franco-Prussian War starts 1903 1st…
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Star Wars Episode IX trailer released

Star Wars Episode IX trailer released

Today at the Episode IX panel at Star Wars Celebration, Lucasfilm unveiled the teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise Of Skyawalker (the title was also revealed at the panel).  The trailer…
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Bohemian Rhapsody – The Sequel ?

Bohemian Rhapsody – The Sequel ?

A sequel to Queen’s blockbuster biopic Bohemian Rhapsody is being seriously discussed, according to a filmmaker close to the band, Planet Radio reports. Austrian film producer and director, Rudi Dolezal,…
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Goodfella’s actor Frank Adonis dies

Goodfella’s actor Frank Adonis dies

Frank Adonis, who appeared in Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas, Raging Bull and Casino along with tough-guy roles in dozens of other films and TV shows, has died. He was 83. His wife told TMZ that he…
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‘Oliver!’ is 50 years old

‘Oliver!’ is 50 years old

Oliver! was premiered for the first time, on this day in 1968. The musical drama film directed by Carol Reed and based on the stage musical of the same name, with book, music and lyrics written by Lionel…
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A re-union on a happy day for Winkler and Howard

A re-union on a happy day for Winkler and Howard

It was quite the night for Henry Winkler, whoat 72, reunited with his Happy Days costar Ron Howard during the 2018 Emmy Awards. Winkler shared the moment by posting an adorable selfie captioned, “Pals.” https://twitter.com/hwinkler4real/status/1041838980176601089…
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30 years of Dirty Dancing

30 years of Dirty Dancing

Released on August 21, 1987, no one—not even stars Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey—could have predicted the phenomenon that Dirty Dancing would turn into. The American romantic drama dance film…
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A sequel for Gladiator?

A sequel for Gladiator?

Gladiator leaves no questions unanswered, no plot lines unresolved – how could there be a sequel? BBC reports that if ever there was a film that didn’t cry out for…
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Saturday Morning Briefing

Saturday Morning Briefing

Good morning Our morning briefing for today follows. Investigations are underway following the stabbing of Hugo Chetcuti. Chetcuti who owns a number of entertainment places in Paceville (Malta) has been…
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Forrest Gump turns 24

Forrest Gump turns 24

History Channel : On this day in 1994, the movie Forrest Gump opens in U.S. theaters. A huge box-office success, the film starred Tom Hanks in the title role of Forrest, a good-hearted man with…
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