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Abominable banned after producers defy censors

The film's producers refuse to cut scene showing map of China's claim to South China Sea.

‘Black Panther’ star Daniel Kaluuya bringing kids fave ‘Barney’ to film

Barney the Dinosaur is coming to life through movie star Daniel Kaluuya and Mattel.

Joker: Tragic Clown Prince of Crime will put a smile on...

The origin of Batman’s arch nemesis, Joker casts Joaquin Phoenix as an unfortunate man descending into madness.

Thai cave rescue film makes world premiere at Busan festival

Directed by Irish-Thai filmmaker Tom Waller, the film gives first hand accounts of the story that gripped the world for the 18 days.

Security stepped up as ‘Joker’ opens in US movie theatres

Police in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago are deploying additional officers or closely monitoring movie theatres where the ‘Joker’ is playing.

Malaysia boccia match inspires Indonesian film

Director Natalia Tjahja felt compelled to tell story of game involving disabled athletes after watching friendly.

Raatchasi ignites self-reflection among teachers

Maszlee Malik is right to urge teachers to watch the movie ‘Raatchasi’ as it has many lessons which, if taken to heart, may just help improve the schooling experience.

Making a movie about me? Then, tell the whole truth, says...

The prime minister says if anyone were to make a movie on his life, he does not want it to be embellished.

Mobile cinema brings movie magic to Syria’s Kurdish children

In Kurdish-held areas of northeast Syria, a filmmaker is screening films in remote villages using just a laptop, projector and a canvas screen.

Bruce Springsteen unveils new trailer for ‘Western Stars’

The concert film, which the Boss co-directed with longtime collaborator Thom Zimny, will make its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.

‘Save our oceans,’ Oscar winner Javier Bardem tells UN

Spanish actor Javier Bardem, a keen environmental activist, calls on countries to agree to a treaty that would protect at least 30% of the world's oceans by 2030.

Rape rows risk taking sheen off starry Venice film festival

The rows threaten to take some of the sheen off a staggeringly starry selection that features Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, Kristen Stewart, Meryl Streep, Scarlett Johansson and Mick Jagger.

Trump attacks ‘racist’ Hollywood ahead of human-hunting film

'The Hunt', an upcoming film in which liberal elites hunt down 'normal folk' for sport, had already attracted controversy after adverts for the film were pulled in the wake of recent US mass shootings.

Delon recovering in Switzerland after stroke, family says

The French actor was operated on at a Paris hospital where he stayed for three weeks in intensive care, according to his eldest son Anthony.

Wesley Snipes joins Eddie Murphy in ‘Coming to America’ sequel

The original film was a notable commercial success, grossing over US$288 million worldwide.

Disney to reboot ‘Home Alone’ for new TV streaming service

Disney CEO Bob Iger did not clarify whether the new version would be a feature film or a TV programme.

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ is a bumpy but fun ride

The conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Infinity Saga has its flaws, but it’s a pleasantly inoffensive and breezy fun machine.

Scorsese gets playful with Dylan in ‘Rolling Thunder Revue’ film

This is Martin Scorsese’s second flick about Bob Dylan.

X-Men Dark Phoenix: Fitting swan song for a long-running series

The latest instalment of the X-Men series bids a heartwrenching farewell to fans of the 20-year film franchise.

Boy George biopic in the works

The untitled film will explore Boy George's childhood in an Irish working-class family, and detail his rise to the top of the international charts.

Aladdin’s missing the magic spark

You know a movie's in trouble when it's titled "Aladdin" and you're reminded of "The Cheetah Girls".

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ movie now set for 2020

Following online backlash towards the character design, director Jeff Fowler announces on Twitter that the "Sonic the Hedgehog" movie has been postponed from November 2018 to February 2019.

Sigourney Weaver marks ‘Alien’ anniversary: ‘I thought it was a small...

Sigourney Weaver reflects back on the 40th anniversary of the sci-fi/horror classic film.

Hollywood movie featuring schoolboy Trump in pipeline

US director James Gray will write and direct the movie set in the private Kew-Forest School in Queens in New York.