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  • From virtual reality to stars, five highlights from Comic-Con 2014 37 minutes ago

    San Diego: Every year, around 130,000 comic book fans and entertainment enthusiasts trek to San Diego's Comic-Con International, where thousands of booths and hundreds of panels are set up by industry outlets to cater to attendees. With the 2014 convention wrapping up on Sunday, here are five highlights from the packed...
  • New 'King Kong' film 'Skull Island' to hit the theatres in 2016 2 hours 40 minutes ago

    London: Legendary Pictures has announced a new 'King Kong' movie titled 'Skull Island'. The studio revealed a November 16, 2016 release date for the blockbuster during its panel at Comic-Con International, reported Digital Spy. Legendary, now partnered with Universal Pictures after launching with Warner Bros in 2005, will add 'King Kong' to...
  • Watch: The first trailer for 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I' takes the series to a whole new level 2 hours 38 minutes ago

    After two morsels of teasers, 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I' finally has a trailer! The trailers pick up from where the first two films have left off; The Capitol is upset over the events of the first two films, Katniss is the face of the rebellion, and Philip Seymour...
  • Has Kanye West ordered Kim Kardashian to stop smiling for photographers when they are out together? 4 hours 13 minutes ago

    London: Rapper Kanye West is reportedly a controlling husband to Kim Kardashian and makes all decisions for her. West, 37, who married the reality TV star, 33, in a grand ceremony in May this year, wants her to be a perfect wife and hence dictates her life, reported Contactmusic. The...
  • Kevin Bacon brings his 'Six Degrees' to Comic-Con 4 hours 41 minutes ago

    San Diego:Kevin Bacon's 'Six Degrees' world got even bigger Sunday at Comic-Con. During a Sunday panel for his Fox show 'The Following,' a fan brought up the pop culture game known as 'Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon' whose premise is anyone in Hollywood can be linked to the actor. She wondered...
  • Series creator Kurt Sutter announced 'Sons of Anarchy' book at Comic-Con 6 hours 36 minutes ago

    San Diego: 'Sons of Anarchy' is revving up for its final season but the outlaw motorcycle club will live on in books. Series creator Kurt Sutter revealed the cover art to "Sons of Anarchy: Bratva" (Titan Books Ltd.) Sunday at Comic-Con. The first of a series about the 'Sons' world, 'Bratva' is...
  • The darker side of Comic-Con: Harassment amid the fantasy 6 hours 40 minutes ago

    San Diego: Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue - allegations of sexual harassment at the annual pop-culture festival. Geeks for CONsent, founded by three women from Philadelphia, gathered nearly 2,600 signatures on an online...
  • 'Lucy,' 'Hercules' beat expectations at U.S. weekend box offices 6 hours 49 minutes ago

    Los Angeles/ New York: 'Lucy,' starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a super-powered brain, collected $44 million to win the domestic box office race, outmuscling 'Hercules' which took in $29 million for second place. Both new films exceeded expectations, pumping some much-needed life into a lackluster summer at U.S. and...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' take center stage at Comic-Con 6 hours 50 minutes ago

    San Diego: The realm of Middle Earth and caped superheroes brought adventure and battle to Comic Con, as fans of Warner Bros' 'The Hobbit' and 'Batman v Superman' were treated to first-look sneak peeks of the films on Saturday. The eager audience at the convention, most of whom had camped out...
  • Marvel Studios announce 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' sequel 20 hours 27 minutes ago

    Los Angeles: Marvel Studios has announced that part two of its upcoming film 'Guardians of the Galaxy' will be released July 28, 2017. James Gunn will return to write and direct the sequel, revealed the studio bosses at the Comic-Con presentation Saturday, reports huffingtonpost.com. Directed by Gunn, "Guardians of the Galaxy" is...
  • Om Puri: If I don't get work, I will retire 22 hours 11 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Om Puri says filmmakers here do not write roles for older actors which leaves them with no choice but to retire. "There are not many roles written for older actors and it gets difficult to get exciting roles today unlike the west. In western countries, there are roles...
  • Peek-a-boo: Have you seen these 18 horror, sci-fi movies? 2 days ago

    If you're a fan of Edgar Allen Poe, Bram Stoker or Mary Shelley, among others, you'll have realised that there's nothing more fun than sitting alone in a dark room, surrounding yourself with pillows, covering yourself in blanket and watching a really scary movie. It gets even better when you...
  • Watch: The trailer for 'Horns' starring Daniel Radcliffe is deliciously weird and twisted 2 days ago

    You may have seen Daniel Radcliffe cast spells and fight nose-less ghouls, but this is beyond anything you could have imagined. The upcoming film by director Alexandre Aja, who has earlier directed films such as 'The Hills Have Eyes' and 'Piranha 3D', will now show Radcliffe as the young man,...
  • 'The Judge', featuring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall, to open Toronto International Film Festival 2 days ago

    Toronto: 'The Judge', starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr, will open the annual Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 4, the festival said on Friday. The film, by 'Wedding Crashers' director David Dobkin, follows a lawyer who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, who is also a...
  • Colin Firth to play a gentleman spy in the upcoming film 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' 2 days ago

    San Diego: Colin Firth is a "gentleman spy" with a killer umbrella and Samuel L. Jackson is a blood-hating villain with a lisp in Fox's forthcoming 'Kingsman: The Secret Service.' The two actors were joined by fellow cast members and the film's writer Friday at Comic-Con to present an early look...
  • Snapshot: Ben Affleck looks morose as Batman in the first close-up tweeted by director Zack Snyder 2 days ago

    Is that a bird? Is that a plane? Is that a depressed comic book fan? No, it is Ben Affleck as Batman, in the latest DC Comics' film 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The first close-up of Affleck tweeted by 'Batman v. Superman' director Zack Snyder is adding fuel...
  • Chinese nature park owners sue Paramount over 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' scenes 2 days ago

    Beijing: The owners of a Chinese nature park have filed a lawsuit against the makers of the latest Transformers film because it failed to include the park's logo, a court said on Friday. The Transformers films are wildly popular in China, and Chinese companies from milk producers to banks have flocked...
  • Zac Efron, Robert Pattinson enjoy a night out? 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: Zac Efron reportedly enjoyed a night out with actor Robert Pattinson. Efron, 26, who is said to be undergoing alcohol de-addiction treatment, enjoyed an evening at a bowling alley in California and later some drinks at a nightspot with the 'Twilight' star, 28, reported E! News. "Zac was seen goofing...
  • Will Robert Downey Jr. leave Iron Man franchise? 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: If reports are anything to go by, Robert Downey Jr may not be seen in the fourth movie of the 'Iron Man' franchise. Downey's role in the "Iron Man" franchise has been kept tightly under wraps ever since speculation first started that he may not be returning for the...
  • Paris Hilton compares herself with Albert Einstein 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Socialite Paris Hilton has revealed that her zodiac sign, Aquarius, has some kind of cosmic link to the German physicist Albert Einstein. Einstein, according to the calendar, was a Pisces and not an Aquarian, reported Us magazine. "We are social butterflies, humanitarians, geniuses: Einstein was one," she said. The...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing 6 days ago

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the critically-acclaimed series, will be seen in the...
  • I have been seen as a celebrity, not as an actress: Lindsay Lohan July 15, 2014

    London: Actress Lindsay Lohan says she hates when people treat her like a celebrity and not as an artiste. Lohan, 28, who is all set to make her West End debut in David Mamet's 'Speed-the-Plow' later this year, said people forgot her stint as a child actress since she was three-year-old,...
  • Watch: Reese Witherspoon embarks on a 1,000-mile hiking expedition for self-discovery in 'Wild' July 14, 2014

    New York: Those who missed seeing Reese Witherspoon on the big screen can enjoy the trailer of her upcoming movie 'Wild'.The first trailer of 'Wild' is out and it shows her character living up to the movie title. Witherspoon plays a self-destructive woman who tries to erase years of drug...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' climbs to top of the US box office charts July 14, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,' a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant 'Transformers' robots out of the top spot on U.S. and Canadian movie charts. The 3D 'Apes' movie collected $73 million in ticket sales from Friday through...
  • 'The Ugly Truth' star Katherine Heigl returns to TV with 'State of Affairs' July 14, 2014

    Beverly Hills: Katherine Heigl is returning to television, with her mother in tow. She stars on the new fall series 'State of Affairs,' playing a CIA attache who informs the president on high-level incidents around the world. It's the first TV series for Heigl since she left her Emmy-winning role on...
  • Watch: Halle Berry and Jimmy Fallon show you how they roll. Literally. July 13, 2014

    Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry fell head over heels for 'The Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon. Literally.The 47-year-old actress performed a gymnastic skit with the show host, which involved tumbling on a mat during 'The Tonight Show'.The pair performed the human hamster wheel, bantering, and flirting in a casual manner. ...
  • Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are having a baby; Ellen DeGenres congratulates the couple on Twitter July 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Popular talk show host Ellen DeGeneres congratulated Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling as news that the couple is expecting their first child spread like wildfire. DeGenres took to Twitter to post: "Congrats to @RyanGosling and @EvaMendes! That's going to be the most beautiful, bilingual, part-superhero, well-dressed, romantic baby ever." The...
  • 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' trailer: It is Om Puri vs Helen Mirren in a battle of cuisines July 10, 2014

    What happens when a happy-go-lucky Indian family crosses path with one of France's most celebrated chefs? The latest Lasse Hallstrom film 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' features Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Juhi Chawla and Helen Mirren in this warm tale of cross-cultural cuisines. The film is based on a novel by the...