• 'No one asked for this': Trailer drops for Netflix rom-com 07 Jul 2020 05:10 According to Netflix, The Kissing Booth was one of the streaming giant's most-watched films of 2018, and two years later viewers finally get a sequel. The trailer for the teen romantic comedy has dropped, and viewers will be treated to the next …
  • Mika Haka Releases His Self-Titled Album On 20th Anniversary 07 Jul 2020 05:06 Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 4:17 pm Press Release: Mika Haka It is the 20th anniversary since Mika has released his first full Te Reo album and second full studio album “Mika Haka”. Just in time for Matariki, Mika Haka will make his album available on July 13th …
  • The best rom-coms on Amazon Prime right now 07 Jul 2020 05:03 Amazon Prime comes with a lot of cool perks, but the best may just be Amazon Prime Video. Amazon’s massive streaming service offers movies, TV shows, and documentaries, both new and old, made for absolutely any audience. Plus, they keep refreshing their …
  • The best movies on Peacock right now 07 Jul 2020 05:03 NBCUniversal’s streaming platform, Peacock, was released on April 15 to a limited audience of Comcast subscribers, with plans to debut the service nationally on July 15. While NBCUniversal’s service has made it clear that it sees itself as a new take on …
  • I saw grown men fighting for their lives- Burales' warning as he battles COVID-19 07 Jul 2020 04:51 By Davis Muli 15 hours ago Robert Burale has sent out a warning to Kenyans disregarding measures to curb COVID-19 spread. Hours after President Uhuru Kenyatta lifted orders for cessation of movement into and out of Nairobi, Mombasa and Madera, popular city …
  • Laverne Cox on Netflix doc ‘Disclosure,’ dating in Hollywood, and (begrudgingly) voting for Joe Biden 07 Jul 2020 04:29 Laverne Cox — Photo: Michael Williams Laverne Cox is elated. “Today is a glorious day!” exclaims the international superstar. “Our film was released worldwide on Netflix. Nothing can bring me down today!” Not that anyone is trying to. The 48-year-old actor …
  • Tom Hanks on direct-to-digital film releases: It’s not bad, it’s just different 07 Jul 2020 04:24 Written by Sampada Sharma | New Delhi | Updated: July 7, 2020 9:07:16 am Tom Hanks’ next Greyhound releases on Apple TV+. (Photo: AP) After battling coronavirus, Tom Hanks is back to doing what he loves the most – talking about movies. The 63-year-old …
  • Enzian offers people a socially distanced night at the movies 07 Jul 2020 03:32 People can't just walk into the Enzian Theater in Maitland. They have to wait in a socially distanced line, and reservations are strongly encouraged with limited capacity.Temperature checks for staff and guests are now mandatory, as well as masks. …
  • Fierce energy bridges the gap 07 Jul 2020 02:35 Willie’s rendition of Marvin Gaye’s What’s Going On was rendered more vital by her ability to infuse it with the pain and emotion of the current moment – a Black Lives Matter rally was taking place at Sydney’s Domain at the same moment as she sang. Her …
  • Andy Serkis Narrates The Hobbit Audiobook in First Clip from Fall Release 07 Jul 2020 02:16 Andy Serkis is making his return to Middle Earth. The actor, best known for his work as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings franchise, is set to narrate a brand new audiobook version of The Hobbit. The news was recently announced by publisher Harper Collins. …
  • Brad Pitt Takes the Lead in Bullet Train from Hobbs and Shaw Director David Leitch 07 Jul 2020 01:19 Brad Pitt has lined up his next project. The Oscar-winning actor has signed on to star in Bullet Train, which is currently in the works at Sony Pictures. David Leitch, who is known for his work directing Deadpool 2 and the Fast & Furious spin-off Hobbs …
  • Actor Danny Trejo Opens Up About Life and Career in New Documentary Inmate #1 07 Jul 2020 01:04 Whether audiences know him as the vengeful ex-Federale in the Machete franchise or in one of the hundreds of other movie and TV roles he is credited with including Navajas in Desperado, Johnny 23 in Con Air or as Tortuga in his two-episode-turn on TV’s …
  • ‘Hamilton’ Rules Disney+ Over July 4, but the VOD Success Story Is Rod Lurie’s ‘The Outpost’ 07 Jul 2020 00:51 A trio of original films, all initially expected to have theatrical releases, found considerable interest at home over the holiday weekend. Broadway juggernaut “Hamilton,” Rod Lurie War movie “The Outpost,” and Jon Stewart’s political comedy “Irresistible” …
  • County extends 'Movies in the Parking Lot' run 07 Jul 2020 00:20 If you’re craving that old drive-in nostalgia, you’re in luck. Bernalillo County has announced they’ll be extending the popular Movies in the Parking Lot for four more weeks. Movies will be shown for the next four Saturdays in the parking lot of Isleta …
  • Quarantine Diaries: Daniel Tashian Is Writing Music With Burt Bacharach & Watching Hayao Miyazaki Movies 07 Jul 2020 00:00 As the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic continues to rock the music industry, the Recording Academy reached out to a few musicians to see how they were spending their days indoors. Today, singer, songwriter and producer Daniel Tashian shares his …
  • Jaws is still devouring us. SOS! 06 Jul 2020 23:56 In 1975, this thriller freaked out the world, scaring us out of the water and creating the summer-blockbuster template. It was also a warning. The shark was right. With apologies to the skinny-dipper chomped in half, the shark was only being a shark and …
  • Best comedy movies of 2019 06 Jul 2020 23:48 Looking through the years, 2019 was one year that blessed us with amazing movies. Both the foreign and Nigerian movie industries worked hard to produce mind-blowing blockbuster films. Among the many movies produced, comedy genre movies really stood out. I …
  • Scorsese Champions Ari Aster Movies: ‘So Disturbing’ They’re ‘Deeply Uncomfortable’ 06 Jul 2020 22:41 A24 announced last week it is releasing Ari Aster’s “Midsommar” director’s cut on Blu-ray this month accompanied by a 62-page book showcasing the ritual artwork featured in the movie. The book includes an introduction written by Martin Scorsese that …
  • Movies on Main: The Finest Hours 06 Jul 2020 21:50 The Finest Hours, from Walt Disney Studios and based on the book of the same name, is the Friday, July 10 movie scheduled to be shown in the Movies on Main series in downtown Hyannis. Tickets are on sale now at www.HyannisMainStreet.com. Last week’s Movies …
  • Watching Disaster Movies Gives Mental Advantage Amid Coronavirus Pandemic 06 Jul 2020 21:34 Watching disaster or post-apocalyptic movies may help people cope well during the COVID-19 pandemic. That is according to a new study that looked into how viewers get practical and mental advantage from their favorite shows or films.  Researchers said that …
  • The Electoral College dodges another bullet 06 Jul 2020 21:29 Fox News chief legal analyst Shannon Bream breaks down what the ruling means. **Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: The Electoral College dodges another bullet - Trump still stuck in thirties as …
  • ‘Hamilton’: A Spike In Disney+ Subscribers Still Can’t Compare To Worldwide Theatrical Box Office 06 Jul 2020 20:58 Leslie Odom Jr. and Lin-Manuel Miranda in Disney+'s 'Hamilton' Walt Disney Or, why a 74% jump in Disney+ subscriptions over the weekend doesn’t mean that Walt Disney should be itching to cancel global theatrical releases for Mulan, Soul and …
  • The 10 Most Popular Movies On Netflix Right Now (July 6) 06 Jul 2020 20:52 “Patriots Day” is now the most popular movie on Netflix, according to the streaming service’s public ranking system. This historical action movie starring Mark Wahlberg tells the story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and the search for the …
  • ‘Black Widow’ Director Just Gave A Major Tease About The Future Of Marvel Movies 06 Jul 2020 20:45 Much like coronavirus reopenings, the Marvel Cinematic Universe operates in phases marking various chapters for the studio’s ever-expanding roster of superheroes. Should we ever return to movie theaters to see the Avengers assemble again, a new character …
  • 25 Years Later, ‘Clueless’ Is Totally Hollywood’s Defining Teen Movie 06 Jul 2020 20:45 Every few years, people claim teen movies are dead. Then something comes along that supposedly resuscitates the genre, spawning copycats and spinoffs and beneficiaries galore. Perhaps no film embodies this funereal cycle more than “Clueless,” a masterpiece …
  • Drive-in entertainment returns as COVID-19 pandemic continues 06 Jul 2020 20:36 KITCHENER — When the region’s most beloved cover band — Romeo Sex Fighter — takes to the stage at Bingemans on Saturday night it will be a live show like no other for the veteran rockers. “It’s going to be surreal,” said Ryan Allen, who plays bass in the …
  • Italy’s Ennio Morricone, Oscar-winning composer for the movies, dies at 91 06 Jul 2020 20:11 Issued on: 06/07/2020 - 09:23 Ennio Morricone, the Italian composer whose haunting scores to Spaghetti Westerns like "A Fistful of Dollars" and "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" helped define a cinematic era, has died. He was 91. …
  • Ghislaine Maxwell's 'secret stash of Jeffrey Epstein sex tapes' 06 Jul 2020 19:58 Ghislaine Maxwell has a secret stash of Jeffrey Epstein's twisted sex tapes and will use the footage as an insurance policy to save herself, a former friend exclusively revealed to DailyMail.com. Maxwell, 58, was arrested at her hideout in Bradford, …
  • Soldier Field To Host Drive-In Movies This Summer, Starting Wednesday 06 Jul 2020 18:35 CHICAGO (CBS) — Drive-in movies and live music are coming to Soldier Field this summer. Starting Wednesday, “Chi-Together” will host a series of drive-in movies at the south lot at Soldier Field. Spaces will be available for approximately 375 cars, with …
  • The 10 Best Summer Camp Movies of All Time 06 Jul 2020 18:01 There’s nothing quite like summer camp. Building fires, canoe rides, camp crushes… what’s not to love? Camps also happen to make great locations for movies. What’s better than watching our protagonist come of age while swatting away mosquitos every five …
  • Ennio Morricone: maestro of the movies – in pictures 06 Jul 2020 15:42 Morricone with the Italian singer and actor Maria Ilva Biolcati, known as Milva, at a television studio in Milan. They were there to promote the LP which featured the Italian superstar singing pieces from Morricone’s movie work Photograph: Alinari/REX…
  • Appreciation: 5 movies that show Ennio Morricone was the grand mythmaker of modern film composition 06 Jul 2020 15:11 In “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, and Lee Van Cleef play men who form an uneasy alliance in an effort to track down a fortune in gold that has been buried in a cemetery. Its theme song is widely considered one of the most- …
  • Top 10 Moments In The Avengers Movies So Far 06 Jul 2020 13:37 Prior to The Avengers, it wasn’t quite clear if the big screen had a full understanding of Hulk as a character. His two previous solo films (one in the MCU, one not) failed to generate a great deal of enthusiasm, and the notion of the character fitting …
  • Woman recreates sets from famous movies for her hamster during lockdown 06 Jul 2020 10:10 With time on her hands, a pet owner turned to creating the small movie models using cardboard boxes and doll furniture to make the iconic spaces. (SWNS) A hamster is getting the star treatment after its owner created real-life miniature movie sets from …
  • Broadway actor Nick Cordero, 41, dies from COVID-19 complications 06 Jul 2020 09:07 Kloots sent him daily videos of her and their one-year-old son, Elvis, so he could see them if he woke up, and urged friends and fans to join a daily sing-a-long. A GoFundMe page to pay for medical expenses has raised more than $600,000. "I tell him, …
  • All theatregoers should watch this astonishing Australian online work 06 Jul 2020 09:07 Richard Green in a scene from Dear Australia. That was a cultural disaster. The wealth of dramatic talent our nation produces is indisputable, and has never been more evident, nor more concentrated, than with Dear Australia, an online theatrical response …
  • A unique sound forged in tragedy 06 Jul 2020 09:07 In 1934 they formed the Quintette du Hot Club de France, the line-up of three acoustic guitars, violin and double bass announcing the Gypsy swing revolution: the first original development in jazz outside the US. With the art form less then than 20 years …
  • Darkest hours inspire artistic response 06 Jul 2020 09:07 The result is Fireground - an exhibition of landscape paintings inspired by "the summer which burnt Australia". John R Walker with his painting Fireground 2: For Matty H. For Matty H is a form of pictorial journalism, Walker insists: “It’s what I …
  • What MasterChef’s Poh Ling Yeow plans to cook up next 06 Jul 2020 09:07 Speaking after her televised elimination, Yeow said she was actually in good spirits despite not making it into the top five. “I’m very good at processing emotional stuff,” she said. “You have to accept the lows and highs. One makes you appreciate the …
  • New four-part doco attempts to offer fresh perspective on Peter Falconio case 06 Jul 2020 09:07 This is one of those shows that works hard to position itself as inspirational tales of ordinary people following their bliss by having doctors do weird things to their faces to make them look slightly better, knowing how easily it could slip instead into …
  • Today Show cuts ties with Pauline Hanson 06 Jul 2020 09:07 The Today Show initially publicised the segment in a series of tweets on Monday which were later deleted. Nine is the owner of this masthead. The Victorian government has placed nine high-rise towers into “hard lockdown”, meaning residents are unable to …
  • Live music is back: DMA's to play shows at The Factory 06 Jul 2020 09:07 "It's strange times," the group's lead singer Tommy O'Dell said."It's been a bit of an interesting time for everyone, for musicians and artists who much of their whole life was about performing live. For that to get taken …
  • 'More demand than supply': Cinemas max out first weekend back 06 Jul 2020 09:07 National cinema chains including Hoyts, Event and Palace reopened to audiences on Thursday, with restricted capacity. In NSW, cinemas are bound by the “one person-per-four square metre” rule, while in Victoria a maximum cap of 20 people remains in place. …
  • Italian composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91 06 Jul 2020 09:07 Morricone wrote for hundreds of films, television programmes, popular songs and orchestras, but it was his friendship with Italian director Sergio Leone that brought him fame, with scores for Spaghetti Westerns starring Clint Eastwood in the 1960s. They …
  • Will Sioux Falls Walmart Parking Lot's Soon Be Showing Movies? 06 Jul 2020 07:53 To further illustrate just how strange things have become thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, soon you and the family might be heading to Walmart to watch a movie. Late last week, Walmart announced plans to transform 160 of their store parking lots into …
  • MOTAT Drive-in Movies 06 Jul 2020 03:36 MOTAT Drive-in Movies 2020-07-10 17:00:00 2020-07-10 22:00:00 Pacific/Auckland MOTAT, 200 Meola Rd, Pt Chevalier, Auckland MOTAT Drive-in Movies: Fri 10 Jul 2020 17:00 PM, Cost: $30 per vehicle Bookings: eventbrite.co.nz/e/motat-drive-in- …
  • Broadway veteran Nick Cordero, 41, dies from COVID-19 complications 06 Jul 2020 01:57 Tony Award-nominated actor Nick Cordero, who specialised in playing tough guys on Broadway in such shows as Waitress, A Bronx Tale and Bullets Over Broadway, has died in Los Angeles after suffering severe medical complications after contracting the …
  • Epic Games exec says PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X games will look like movies 06 Jul 2020 00:55 Video game graphics have come a long way since the industry’s early days, and according to an Epic Games executive, the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X will help take visuals to an even higher level. Epic Games’ chief technology officer Kim Liberi said in …
  • Brie Larson Auditioned for ‘Terminator’, ‘The Hunger Games’ and At Least One of the ‘Star Wars’ Movies 05 Jul 2020 20:16 Brie Larson has been established as one of the strongest superheroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with her role as Captain Marvel. But she’s been auditioning for a number of other major studio blockbuster franchises that just didn’t pan out for her. In …
  • Box Office And VOD: This Weekend’s Most-Watched New Movies 05 Jul 2020 17:18 Robyn Nevin as “Edna,” Emily Mortimer as “Kay,” and Bella Heathcote as “Sam” in Natalie Erika James’ ... [+] RELIC. Courtesy of IFC Midnight. An IFC Midnight Release. This isn’t quite a conventional box office report, but it will have to do. Since we aren’ …
  • Italy’s Outdoor Summer Movies See Threat From Ailing Film Industry 05 Jul 2020 15:49 ROME — Since the dawn of cinema, Italy’s torrid summers have made outdoor movie showings under the stars a favorite entertainment choice of the season. Even the first Venice Film Festival, in August 1932, was held on the terrace of the Hotel Excelsior at …
  • Less money, fewer actors, 'safer' shows: fears held for 2021 theatre 05 Jul 2020 15:31 "It won't just be a case of getting the green light to returning to stage and being recapitalised," he said. "We actually have a lot of consumer risks over the next 12 months which we don't feel are addressed." Loading The STC …
  • What's on TV: Sunday, July 12 05 Jul 2020 15:31 Murder in the Outback: The Falconio and Lees Mystery Seven, 7pm The attack on British couple Peter Falconio and Joanne Lees on a Northern Territory highway in 2001, during which he was presumed murdered and she escaped, has generated widespread media …
  • Film, TV industry divided on local drama reforms 05 Jul 2020 15:31 The ABC is opposing an extension of content quotas to its own activities - as it would undermine independence - but supports reform of existing rules. It argues for an across-the-board 40 per cent tax rebate for Australian producers with extra support for …
  • Ram Gopal Varma clears air surrounding upcoming movies Murder and Power Star 05 Jul 2020 12:35 Ram Gopal VarmaTwitter Ram Gopal Varma opened up on the controversial stories of his upcoming movies Murder and Power Star. The director says that he does not intend to hurt anyone with the stories of these movies. Ram Gopal Varma recently announced a …
  • Mohanlal's Drishyam 2 and Suresh Gopi's Kaaval: Can audiences enjoy theatrical experience of these movies 05 Jul 2020 12:35 A screenshot from Suresh Gopi's KaavalYouTube The Kerala Government, on July 4, issued new coronavirus guidelines that should be abided in the next one year, until authorities revoke these rules. As per these new guidelines, only 50 people can assemble …
  • How a virtual bar became a 30-something Cheers for the COVID-19 era 05 Jul 2020 08:24 In early March, as the coronavirus inexorably spread to Australia and countries such as Italy and Spain were running out of beds in their intensive care units, television writer and producer Meg O’Connell and her friends in Brisbane started to self-isolate …
  • What to watch on July 5: Movies, TV shows and web series you can stream online 05 Jul 2020 07:38 Even as people begin to wonder when will the theaters reopen, streaming services are continuously releasing previously produced movies. One of the more recent addition is Aditi Rao Hydari starrer Sufiyum Sujatayum, which is streaming on Amazon Prime Video. …
  • Perth 'Suburban Boy' predicted a Hollywood obsession and no-one listened... until now 05 Jul 2020 05:32 “I am not the first Aussie writer to be gazumped after coming up with a hot original idea.” Warner developed the Holmes-and-female-Watson concept as a film script from 2003, when Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s works were still in copyright. He pitched it in Los …
  • Real lockdown dilemmas brought to dramatic life 05 Jul 2020 05:32 Bernard Sam in Malthouse Theatre's Lockdown Monologues Part 3The Lockdown Monologues prove that art can be immediately responsive to momentous social change. The artists behind these snapshots of life during the crisis have had only weeks to prepare …
  • Out of hardship came this musical triumph 05 Jul 2020 05:32 Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time was an apt choice to celebrate this milestone; not because of its apocalyptic associations, but because this seminal work was first performed in a German prisoner-of-war camp nearly 80 years ago. Even in the most …
  • Art for its time: social distance painted in oils 05 Jul 2020 05:32 ARTIST IN THE TIME OF COVID-19 – Kevin Chin Artist Kevin Chin is not the poster boy for digital uptake. “I have an Instagram account, but I’m just really shit at using it. I’m still painting with oil on linen.” He’s caught up with the Renaissance at least, …
  • Kaleidoscopes, balloons and crystal spheres in Delay 45 show 05 Jul 2020 05:32 Composer/trumpeter Tom Avgenicos' mind is rather like a kaleidoscope, fracturing ideas into shards and slivers. Toy began as a conversation with pianist Roshan Kumarage, who has an instinct for doing the opposite of grounding the music: for letting …
  • Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's recent filings suggest they might be seen in movies 05 Jul 2020 01:58 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have trademarked the name of their non-profit charity organisation Archewell for multiple purposes. In the recent round of the Sussexes' filings, Harry and Meghan have applied trademark the foundation for "television …
  • 8 popular Disney movies on Netflix that you can watch right now 05 Jul 2020 00:42 If you haven't subscribed to Disney+ but are missing those magical movies, you'll be glad to know that Netflix is still showing a handful of Disney films. The streaming service offers a varied collection of Disney features, from traditional …
  • Bridget Jones creator Helen Fielding 'staggered' by sexism in the movies 05 Jul 2020 00:26 The creator of Bridget Jones has admitted she finds it difficult to stomach the "shocking" levels of sexism featured in the eponymous films – but is pleased by the progress made in the workplace. Helen Fielding recalled how she and her two …
  • 'I fly under the radar as much as possible': the secret life of Lucy Liu 04 Jul 2020 20:10 "New York is usually vibrant, because it's a walking city, but now everyone is wearing masks and avoiding each other," she laments. "It's difficult because Rockwell likes to be moving around all the time. It's just impossible to …
  • What's on TV: Friday, July 10 04 Jul 2020 20:10 Bosch SBS on Demand The sixth and latest season of this adaptation of Michael Connelly's book series following Los Angeles detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch confirms the show has found a worthwhile rhythm: there's a sense of the city…
  • 'What Julia Gillard endured was off the charts': Malcolm Turnbull talks women 04 Jul 2020 20:10 My father, Bruce, a hotel broker, told me she'd gone to New Zealand to study for another degree. He always spoke well of her and was never critical. We moved to a rented flat in nearby Double Bay and had an outdoor, sporty lifestyle together. I visited …
  • What's on TV: Saturday, July 11 04 Jul 2020 20:10 The Children's Hospital Ten, 7pm Narrated by David Tennant and his unadorned Scottish accent, this factual series applies the now common hospital hurly-burly narrative to the busy Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, with the half-hour episodes …
  • Has Australia finally fallen out of fashion? 04 Jul 2020 20:10 Collette Dinnigan, Speedo, Zimmermann, Bonds, RM Williams, Uggs, Blundstone boots, Drizabone, Billabong, Quiksilver and Rip Curl have all enjoyed global success in years past, largely because of their heavily marketed Australian heritage (and some still do …
  • Byron Bay flooded with A, B and C listers 04 Jul 2020 20:10 Jasmine's younger sister Jade Yarbrough has turned up in Byron as well: she was among a select few celebrating MCM House founder Charles ‘Chugga’ Hinkfuss' birthday celebrations at a local Greek eatery. Former Domain boss and Byron Bay hotelier …
  • Tom Hanks looking to return to Australia by end of the year 04 Jul 2020 20:10 "We were this far away from starting shooting," Hanks recalls, his finger and thumb almost touching. "We were tested on a Tuesday; we were in isolation on a Wednesday and we were supposed to start shooting the following Monday so we barely …
  • Punk gigs with table service? Bands face bizarre return to live music 04 Jul 2020 20:10 For a snapshot of the bizarre moment live music faces as coronavirus restrictions ease, consider this: on Friday, Sydney punk veterans the Hard-Ons played to an audience of 50 politely seated, socially-distanced diners at Chippendale's The Lansdowne. …
  • Powerhouse Ultimo wing tipped for fashion, design precinct 04 Jul 2020 20:10 Former NSW premier Mike Baird announced the original Powerhouse relocation plan as part of the Coalition's 2015 re-election campaign. The government's stunning change of heart yesterday was welcomed by opponents of the $1.17 billion project who had …
  • Berejiklian's Powerhouse backflip a crowd-pleaser for east and west 04 Jul 2020 20:10 Tate Modern runs satellite museums on the Thames and in Cornwall, the Guggenheim also does in Bilbao and Venice, and will soon have one in Abu Dhabi. Sydney's Powerhouse will comprise its existing building at Ultimo, the Parramatta riverside, Museum …
  • Column: How is going back to the movies during the COVID-19 pandemic? Well, it’s complicated... 04 Jul 2020 19:23 Moviegoer Elijah Groth, left, has a row to himself at the Music Box Theatre for a 50-person capacity viewing of "2001: A Space Odyssey" Friday, July 3, 2020, in Chicago. The theatre reopened Friday with COVID-19 guidelines in place. (John J. Kim …
  • The 16 best movies about America from the past 10 years 04 Jul 2020 18:38 What does it mean to make a great movie about America in the 21st century? It requires more than just depicting an episode of our shared history — such a movie needs to touch upon, in some way, what my colleague Damon Linker has called this country's …
  • Dave Bautista's My Spy And 4 Other Movies Pairing Action Stars With Kids (And Where To Stream Them) 04 Jul 2020 17:44 Directed by Michael Gottlieb, Mr. Nanny is probably the best family-friendly comedy starring a professional wrestler to come out in April 1993, and boy, is it a doozy. I mean, where else will you see a movie where a washed-up wrestler is hired to be the …
  • Walmart lots in plan for drive-in movies 04 Jul 2020 14:24 Walmart Inc. is working with entertainment company Tribeca Enterprises to temporarily turn 160 Walmart store parking lots across the country into contact-free drive-in movie theaters later this summer. A Walmart spokeswoman said Thursday that one of these …
  • Studios ruined movies, not Netflix: Charlie Kaufman  04 Jul 2020 13:05 By PTI NEW YORK: Filmmaker Charlie Kaufman says the traditional Hollywood studio system must be blamed for "ruining" the movie experience, not the streaming services like Netflix. Kaufman, whose upcoming movie "I'm Thinking of Ending …
  • Fourth of July from home? A guide to fireworks specials and holiday-themed movies and shows 04 Jul 2020 11:27 Family barbecues and red-white-and blue Popsicles are signature parts of a festive Fourth of July. But what will this celebration look like without the live fireworks displays? As the country begins reopening (and re-closing) after months of coronavirus …
  • COVID Cruise-in movie series is all 80s movies for drive-in lovers 04 Jul 2020 10:31 By Alberta Newspaper Group on July 4, 2020. The COVID Cruise-in IG Wealth Management outdoor movie series brings multiple 1980s films to the Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede Grounds for people to view from the comfort of their cars this summer. The …
  • Powerhouse decision an investment in 'museums not just motorways' 04 Jul 2020 08:07 Mr Perrottet said the decision would support the arts industry, which has been particularly hard hit by pandemic restrictions, and the construction of the new building in Parramatta would create 1100 jobs. The Powerhouse Museum is currently open under …
  • Matthew Rhys as gumshoe Perry Mason is wonderfully noirish 04 Jul 2020 08:07 Perry Mason is as intelligent as it is stylish.Credit: Perry Mason ★★★★ Monday 11am, 8.30pm, Showcase, On Demand This is a wonderfully noirish reimagining of the iconic 1960s defence lawyer, giving us a kind of origin story. It’s 1930s LA and Perry Mason ( …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 – Sunday 04 Jul 2020 08:07 The Kardashians this fly-on-the-wall series about a Noongar mum and her nine grown daughters is thankfully not, although some of the brood spend a lot of time preening. Rather, it is a gentle look at the everyday lives of this sprawling Perth family. At …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 – Monday 04 Jul 2020 08:07 The outback school in Dot West’s canny cartoon is a far cry from the one we see in Maya Newell’s documentary, In My Blood It Runs (Sunday, 9.30pm, ABC). In Little J’s world, there’s a working connection between teacher, Miss Chen, the cheeky kids and Nanna …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 – Tuesday 04 Jul 2020 08:07 Troy Cassar-Daley has a dual family history marked by displacement and dispossession on both sides. In Malta lie the secrets to his grandmother’s moribund expression, and way upriver from his childhood home in Grafton, NSW, is a hidden pocket of Australia’ …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 – Wednesday 04 Jul 2020 08:07 Casey Donovan might only be 32, but she has a lot upon which to reflect, having been thrust into the spotlight at 16 when she won Australian Idol. Her formative years in Bankstown, NSW, before that event are the subject of compassionate discussion with …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 - Thursday 04 Jul 2020 08:06 The Longest Day in Chang'anCredit: THE LONGEST DAY IN CHANG’AN ★★★ 11.50am SBS Viceland If you haven’t yet caught this 2019 Chinese language historical drama, it’s available in its entirety on SBS OnDemand. Set during the Tang dynasty (618-907), and …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 – Friday 04 Jul 2020 08:06 There’s nothing “extreme” about the lives of the transgender people featured in this UK documentary, nor does the commentary present them in such a way. Rather, it’s a respectful and enlightening report from the perspectives of those transitioning and …
  • Daily Picks M Magazine July 5 - Saturday 04 Jul 2020 08:06 David Tennant narrates this documentary series shot inside Scotland’s Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital. Prepare for some heart tugging and stopping scenes, as the small and the scared and the unbelievably brave surrender to life-saving treatment. Tonight …
  • Critic's Choice M Magazine July 5 04 Jul 2020 08:06 In My Blood It RunsCredit: IN MY BLOOD IT RUNS ★★★★½ Sunday (July 5), 9.30pm, ABC Social documentary maker Maya Newell (Gayby Baby) beautifully presents life in Alice Springs through the eyes of 10-year-old Arrernte/Garrwa boy, Dujuan, and in doing so, …
  • Rosehaven's magic formula is making a big deal out of small things 04 Jul 2020 08:06 “The original premise of the show was just us talking shit,” says Pacquola. “It turns out you need story and characters and setting, but every season it seems like it’s more and more just us messing around. Our favourite episodes are the ones where very …
  • On a Barbarous Coast is shaped by real events and anecdotes 04 Jul 2020 08:06 Fiction On a Barbarous Coast Harold Ludwick and Craig Cormick Allen & Unwin, $29.99 There is no shortage of Captain Cook stories, but On a Barbarous Coast wants to tell a new one: a tale of 'what if'. Written by Bulgun Warra man Harold Ludwick …
  • Victoria Giveaway for July 5: Movie Passes 04 Jul 2020 08:06 MOVIE PASSES TO IT MUST BE HEAVEN Playing himself, Palestinian director Elia Suleiman, dishevelled yet dapper and always wearing his hat, escapes from Palestine and saunters across the world – from Paris to New York, seeking an alternative homeland and …
  • Lest we forget: horror film Relic finds a terrifying ghoul in dementia 04 Jul 2020 08:06 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size I'm on my hands and knees, crawling through the hallway of a house that seems to get smaller and tighter the further I go. It's unnerving but not as much as the mould growing up the walls and the …
  • Best of the week: What to see, hear and do in Sydney July 5-11 04 Jul 2020 08:06 TUESDAY, JULY 7 EXHIBITION The reopened Penrith Regional Gallery celebrates its 40th anniversary with exhibition suite Dream Realised: Our Community Victory (until November 1), with visitors able to book timed sessions to explore the works of artists …
  • Children's author Jackie French and the little wombat that could 04 Jul 2020 08:06 Beloved author Jackie French has no shortage of wombats in her life - she's studied hundreds of them, they are frequent guests at her home and one is the star of her most famous picture book Diary of a Wombat. But French will never forget the young …
  • Home Sweet Home: Journalist Heather Ewart on what keeps her busy 04 Jul 2020 08:06 What I'm reading: A book recommended by my daughter who actually works in a bookshop as her student job. It's called The Eighth Life by Nino Haratischvili. It's almost a thousand pages long, so it's a big, thick book and I wouldn't have …