Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny

Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on Sunday.

'Now our watch is ended': history-making 'Game of Thrones' wraps

After eight epic years of chivalry, sex, death and dragons, "Game of Thrones" fans worldwide have just 79 pulsating minutes remaining Sunday to get their final fix in one of the most hotly anticipated events in TV history.

Avoid travel to India, Vietnam advises citizens

Bomb threats have prompted Vietnamese tourism officials to warn citizens against traveling to India.
May 07, 2019 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

Netflix says it will not join Apple TV service

Netflix Inc, the world's dominant streaming service, will not make its TV shows and movies available through Apple Inc's upcoming video offering.
March 19, 2019 | 08:45 am GMT+7

Netflix to film Garcia Marquez's '100 Years of Solitude'

Netflix said Wednesday it has acquired the film rights to "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
March 07, 2019 | 05:32 pm GMT+7

'Green Book' steals best picture Oscar, Colman and Malek are best actors

Road trip movie “Green Book” won best picture at the Oscars on Sunday, while Mexico’s Alfonso Cuaron was chosen as best director for his sentimental film “Roma.”
February 25, 2019 | 11:56 am GMT+7

Rap scores Grammy breakthrough while girl power rules awards show

A series of girl power performances steel the show that saw rappers bringing home the top awards.
February 11, 2019 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

'Bohemian Rhapsody' takes upset win at Netflix-dominated Golden Globes

Queen musical “Bohemian Rhapsody” and U.S. segregation-era comedy “Green Book” took home the top Golden Globes on Sunday.
January 07, 2019 | 02:29 pm GMT+7

China's youth embrace street dance amid hip-hop crackdown

In China, where children are often saddled with a packed schedule before they even enter grade school, some parents are making room for a surprising pursuit: hip-hop dance classes.
November 19, 2018 | 11:55 am GMT+7

Stan Lee, creator of Spider-Man and other Marvel superheroes, dead at 95

Stan Lee, who dreamed up Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Hulk and a cavalcade of other Marvel Comics superheroes, died at the age of 95, his daughter said on Monday.
November 13, 2018 | 07:43 am GMT+7

'Breaking Bad' film coming, but will Walter White be in it?

Popular television drama "Breaking Bad" is coming back in movie format, the show's star Bryan Cranston said Wednesday.
November 08, 2018 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Netflix to release 3 films in theaters ahead of online debut

Netflix Inc will debut three of its upcoming original films in a limited number of theaters before the movies appear on the streaming service.
November 01, 2018 | 08:32 am GMT+7

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit

Aretha Franklin, who won 18 Grammy Awards and had some 25 gold records, died on Thursday at the age of 76.
August 17, 2018 | 09:42 am GMT+7

Netflix series shows 'necessary' Philippine drug war: director

Award-winning director Brillante Mendoza said the film was not a propaganda for the government and stressed he remained an 'advocate' against illegal drugs.
April 05, 2018 | 10:31 am GMT+7

Kim Jong Un attends rare concert by South Korean pop stars

Kim said that inter-Korean cultural events should be held more often.
April 02, 2018 | 07:56 am GMT+7
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