Tag Archives: Creative works

27Sep/17

Spielberg is the subject of new movie

(HBO) – Steven Spielberg has been one of the most prolific Hollywood directors since the early 1970s. And now he’s going in front of the cameras to speak about his career in a new HBO documentary “Spielberg”. Continue reading

26Sep/17

Engines rev at ‘Fast and Furious Live’ event

LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND (SEPTEMBER 21, 2017) (REUTERS) – Reuters journalists were taken to a secretly located ‘Fast Camp’ for a sneak preview of the new ‘Fast and Furious Live’ show on Thursday (September 21). Continue reading

24Sep/17

Canadian Forces medic dies in Pembroke skydiving plunge

(Postmedia) – A 29-year-old Canadian Forces medic plunged to her death Sunday when her parachute malfunctioned during a solo jump. Continue reading

19Sep/17

‘The Simpsons” Nancy Cartwright finds her own voice

Nancy Cartwright takes time out from voicing the naughty schoolboy Bart Simpson to write a film loosely based on her own experiences. Rollo Ross reports. Continue reading

18Sep/17

“It” scares off competition at the box office for second week

(WARNER BROS) – After shattering September records, last week in it’s debut, “It”, a horror film based on the Stephen King novel of the the same name topped the North American box office for the weekend ending September 17. The movie brought in $60 million in weekend gross brining its total gross up to some $219 million. Continue reading

18Sep/17

Film stars dominate television’s biggest event

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (SEPTEMBER 17, 2017) (REUTERS) – The annual Emmys took place on Sunday (September 17) but with its big name Hollywood stars, like Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, Reese Witherspoon and Susan Sarandon parading the red carpet, it seemed more like a film awards ceremony than television. Continue reading

10Sep/17

Stephen King horror adaptation “It” obliterates box office

(WARNER BROS) – The film adaptation of the Stephen King novel “It” broke box office records during its opening weekend making an impressive $117.2 million at the North American box office, blowing away early expectations. The film broke the record for the largest September opening set by “hotel Transylvania 2” in 2015. The horror film’s global debut is expected to gross $179 million dollars. Continue reading

10Sep/17

Mexican director Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy wins Venice Film Festival

VENICE, ITALY (SEPTEMBER 9, 2017) (REUTERS) – Taking home the top prize at the Venice Film Festival felt like winning a marathon, director Guillermo del Toro on Saturday (September 9). Continue reading

03Sep/17

‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ leads Labor Day Weekend

(LIONSGATE) – “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” held on to the top spot at the North American box office for a second week, according to Box Office Mojo, in what Variety reports was the slowest Labor Day weekend in two decades. Continue reading

28Aug/17

Trial begins against German dark net weapons dealer

MUNICH, GERMANY (AUGUST 28, 2017) (RTL) – A German man admitted in court on Monday (August 28) that he sold the weapon used by a teenage gunman who killed nine people in Munich last year.

The Munich public prosecutor’s office has charged the accused, identified only as Philipp K., as is customary in German law, with selling weapons illegally and nine counts of negligent homicide as well as five counts of negligently causing grievous bodily harm.