Halloween Friday is here. No doubt you’ll entertain or be amused at a great party. Over the weekend you may have some down time and wish to settle in for a post-fright Halloween movie night. If you’re looking for something creepy, original, and refreshingly different try “Witching & Bitching” written and directed by Alex de la Iglesia. You can find it on Netflix or Amazon Instant Video. It’s a
By Paul Jesep on Oct 31, 2014
When you think of the phrase "immersive experience", it's usually associated with high-tech: virtual reality, augmented reality, what have you. But, not last night. Not at all. It was left to a simple theater production. And with grandmaster actor Alan Cumming - he single-handedly transported theater-goers (at least this one and my sister, Sharmin) to Berlin in the 1920s. Cabaret, on at the Round
By Shahnaz Mahmud on Oct 31, 2014
‘Hail, Caesar!’ the new film from the Coen Brothers will hit cinemas on 5 February 2016. Universal Studios have confirmed that the latest tale to emerge from the minds of the cinematic brethren is currently scheduled to arrive in just over 19 months time. It will once again see the duo team up with George Clooney, who they directed in ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’ ‘Intolerable Cruelty’ and ‘Burn Af
By Gregory Wakeman on Oct 30, 2014
Actress Nicole Kidman recently had to go through the shocking death of her father. She has been pretty quiet about it until now. She sat down with Ellen DeGeneres on her show to talk about what a hard time it was for her and more. She is lucky her husband Keith Urban was by her side. Ellen starts out telling her how much she adores her husband. Of course the crowd goes wild because they all love
By Mandy Robinson on Oct 30, 2014
Recently, leading toy store 'Toys R Us', removed the line of Breaking Bad action figures from their shelves. This was due to a petition filed on Change.org by a mom from Florida, Susan Schrijver. The petition read - “Toys R Us is well known around the world for their vast selection of toys for children of all ages. However their decision to sell a Breaking Bad doll, complete with a detachable sack
By Preetam Kaushik on Oct 30, 2014
Chances are if you’re a comic-book fan you’ve heard that Marvel’s upcoming slate of movies will change their cinematic universe immensely. That’s set to begin with next summer’s ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’, and over the last few days Robert Downey Jr and Kevin Feige have been waxing lyrical about Joss Whedon’s blockbuster follow-up. The Iron Man actor has promised that the final act of 'Age Of Ultro
By Gregory Wakeman on Oct 30, 2014
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By Barry Eitel on Oct 31, 2014
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