Nintendo and Universal team up for amusement parks attractions

Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts are working to create new attractions featuring Nintendo games and characters, the two companies announced Thursday. That could bring characters such as Mario, Link and Donkey... Read more »
Avengers

Can ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ break all records after $84.5 million US opening?

Avengers’ sequel hits $84.5 million on opening day Disney and Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Age of Ultron” is heading for box office history with an $84.5 million opening day in U.S., the second-biggest... Read more »

Racist Jewellery ad featuring Aishwarya withdrawn in India

An Indian jewellery advertisement featuring top Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been withdrawn after criticism that it was “racist” and promoted child slavery. The advertisement shows a black, emaciated child holding... Read more »

Australian and Asian talent gleam at Cannes Film Festival 2015 lineup

PARIS (France) – The prestigious Cannes Film Festival organisers have unveiled a line-up this year that confirms the growing talent from Asia and Australia, while throwing in a couple of crowd-pleasing big-budget... Read more »

Illegal downloads of Game of Thrones soar before new season

Game of Thrones is already the most pirated show on television but illegal downloads have jumped by 45% in the three months ahead of season five premiering. Research by rights management and... Read more »

‘Furious 7’ breaks records with $384 million global opening

Action movie Furious 7 has taken $384 million (£257 million) at the global box office in its opening weekend. Almost half of that figure – $190 million (£127 million) – was made... Read more »

Rani Mahal: Indians are re-making Game of Thrones

The show will broadcast on Sony Entertainment TV and yes, will follow the story of George R.R.Martin’s book series (and HBO’s popular TV series based on the novel) Game of Thrones! And... Read more »

Netflix launched in Australia and New Zealand

First Launch of Netflix in Asia Pacific SYDNEY (Australia) – The world’s largest streaming film and television service went live in Australia and New Zealand for the first time on  March 24.... Read more »

Game of Thrones may go on TV for 10 years

Game of Thrones could be on our screens for ten years, if HBO bosses get their way, but whether or not the hit fantasy drama’s show runners will allow that to happen remains... Read more »

Ocean Film Festival Australia to be held in March 2015

The Ocean Film Festival Australia at the National Film and Sound Archive would held on March 21 and March22.  Tickets for adults would cost $30 while for children it costs $22. Canberra... Read more »

DiCaprio to play multiple personalities in new Movie

Leonardo DiCaprio will be playing a man with multiple personality disorder in The Crowded Room. DiCaprio has been circling the role of Billy Milligan, the first man to use multiple personality disorder as a... Read more »

Oscars 2015: Birdman wins Best Picture at 87th Oscars

Black comedy-drama Birdman has scooped the big prize of the night at this year’s Oscars. The film won Best Picture as well as Best Director for Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu. After being nominated... Read more »

Jafar Panahi’s ‘Taxi’ wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

The Golden Bear goes to Jafar Panahi, a dissident Iranian filmmaker whose submission "Taxi" was filmed covertly. Renowned directors leave empty-handed, as several awards go to young talents from small countries. Read more »

Grammys 2015: Sam Smith shines at the annual music awards

British singer Sam Smith wins Four Grammy Awards while Beck, Beyoncé and Pharrell also took home a haul The British singer Sam Smith is celebrating after enjoying a fantastic night at the Grammy... Read more »

American Sniper and the War Story we cannot tell

Unfortunately, the classic characteristics of Western movies fail to provide a framework to tell the human experience of war. Clint Eastwood's box-office smash brilliantly reads the temperature of America's ... Read more »

PK becomes Bollywood’s most successful movie of all time

Tribune International Report PK, the Bollywood comedy-drama starring Aamir Khan has made more than $100 million in global box office sales since its release on December 19 – a benchmark that no... Read more »

Why Kiwi actors are choosing fame in Australia

By Alan Perrott It’s the odd thing about New Zealand actors: the further away they go the more visible they can become. And judging by our television schedules, it’s more than likely... Read more »

Oscars 2015 – Full List of Nominees

The Grand Budapest Hotel and Birdman lead way with 9 nominations this year Nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning in Los Angeles. The first set of nominees were... Read more »

72nd Annual Golden Globes honors the best Movies and Actors

Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Birdman snagged top prizes The 72nd Annual Golden Globes ceremony brought Tina Fey and Amy Poehler together for their third stint in a row as the... Read more »

Salman Khan tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 List for 2014

Salman Khan has topped the Forbes charts, both terms of revenues and fame – a first for a Forbes India celebrity list topper. Khan has emerged as the celebrity with the highest... Read more »

Netflix plans to launch in Australia next year

Netflix is gearing up to enter Australia and has reportedly hired local marketing services to plan its launch Netflix is preparing for a launch in Australia next year, and has started to... Read more »

‘Homeland’ inaccurately portrays Islamabad

The show's clear lack of homework on Pakistan is astounding; the setting, the characters, and the language that Homeland tries to pass off as "local" are all foreign to me. It would... Read more »

Ghazal singer Habib Wali Muhammad passes away at 90

Famous ghazal singer Habib Wali Muhammad breathed his last on Thursday in Los Angeles at the age of 90. Habib Wali Muhammad was born in Rangoon (now called Myanmar) and grew up... Read more »

Mathira is married!

“Terhi hai,” she says of her love story. “Many glasses were broken. Like I said, nothing is normal in my life. We had a fight; I was debating on something, he was... Read more »