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"Moonlight" to top Spirit Awards nominations

Coming-of-age tale "Moonlight" and road movie "American Honey" led the pack of independent films tipped for Oscars glory.

"Moonlight" to top Spirit Awards nominations
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Cruz, Bardem to star in Iranian director's film

Oscar-winning Spanish actors Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem will star in a new film set in Spain by Iranian director Asghar Farhadi.

Cruz, Bardem to star in Iranian director's film
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'Star Wars' trailer teases return of Darth Vader

The second trailer for the hotly-anticipated "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" was released on Thursday.

'Star Wars' trailer teases return of Darth Vader
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Comcast in talks to acquire Dreamworks for $3 bn

US cable operator Comcast is in talks to acquire Shrek and Kung Fu Panda studio DreamWorks Animation for more than $3 billion.

Comcast in talks to acquire Dreamworks for $3 bn
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'Brainy TV' set to triumph over reality's race to the bottom

The grip trashy reality shows hold on television may be about to be broken by a new wave of intelligent documentaries.

'Brainy TV' set to triumph over reality's race to the bottom
De Niro yanks anti-vaccine documentary from film fest
De Niro yanks anti-vaccine documentary from film fest

De Niro offs a documentary by a former British medical researcher about a link between vaccines and autism from Tribeca Film Festival.

De Niro yanks anti-vaccine documentary from film fest
Film Director Emir Baigazin at his Photo Exhibition in Lugano. Photo courtesy of Emir Baigazin
Emir Baigazin's The Wounded Angel selected for Berlinale

The Wounded Angel by Kazakh film director Emir Baigazin selected for the Official Program of the Berlin International Film Festival.

Emir Baigazin's The Wounded Angel selected for Berlinale
Igor Tsay during filming of He is Dragon. Photo courtesy of Igor Tsay
Kazakhstani crew about Bekmambetov's new movie

Igor Tsay and his "Kun-Do" school of stage combat participated in shooting of Timur Bekmambetov's new He is Dragon movie.

Kazakhstani crew about Bekmambetov's new movie
Spectre dubbed in Kazakh in one week

Spectre, the 23th James Bond film has been translated and dubbed into the Kazakh language in a week's time.

Spectre dubbed in Kazakh in one week
Denzel Washington to get award for contribution to cinema
Denzel Washington to get award for contribution to cinema

Hollywood star Denzel Washington will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes for his contribution to cinema.

Denzel Washington to get award for contribution to cinema
Latest Bond movie stays atop N.American box office
Latest Bond movie stays atop N.American box office

The new James Bond movie "Spectre" stayed atop the North American box office in its second week in theaters, bringing in $33.7 million.

Latest Bond movie stays atop N.American box office
'Hunger Games' LA premiere scaled down over Paris attacks
'Hunger Games' LA premiere scaled down over Paris attacks

The Los Angeles premiere of the latest "Hunger Games" movie has been toned down and at least two television shows have been cancelled in light of the Paris attacks.

'Hunger Games' LA premiere scaled down over Paris attacks
Hard-hitting Will Smith drama sounds alarm on US football
Hard-hitting Will Smith drama sounds alarm on US football

Will Smith hopes his new film "Concussion" will jolt parents into realizing their kids' health could be at serious risk when they sign them up to play American football.

Hard-hitting Will Smith drama sounds alarm on US football
Teen fans greet world premiere of final 'Hunger Games' movie
Teen fans greet world premiere of final 'Hunger Games' movie

Thousands of shrieking teenage fans greeted superstar Jennifer Lawrence as the final movie of "The Hunger Games" blockbuster franchise had its world premiere in Berlin.

Teen fans greet world premiere of final 'Hunger Games' movie
Daniel Craig: is the blond Bond getting bored?
Daniel Craig: is the blond Bond getting bored?

Daniel Craig makes his fourth appearance as James Bond in "Spectre", which premieres, but his time as 007 may be nearing an end if his recent jaded comments are anything to go by.

Daniel Craig: is the blond Bond getting bored?
Star Wars ticket sales smash records
Star Wars ticket sales smash records

Advance ticket sales for the new Star Wars film have smashed records two months before the highly anticipated sci-fi sequel is set to hit screens.

Star Wars ticket sales smash records
Steve Jobs bio wraps London Film Festival
Steve Jobs bio wraps London Film Festival

The 59th edition of the London Film Festival concluded with the European premiere of the Danny Boyle-directed biopic "Steve Jobs", starring Michael Fassbender as the iconic co-founder of Apple.

Steve Jobs bio wraps London Film Festival
Spielberg flick brings Soviet spy story to life
Spielberg flick brings Soviet spy story to life

The true story of the unassuming Brooklyn insurance lawyer who secured the release of a captured American pilot from the Soviet Union marks Steven Spielberg's latest bid for Oscar glory.

Spielberg flick brings Soviet spy story to life
Meryl Streep to head jury at 2016 Berlin film festival
Meryl Streep to head jury at 2016 Berlin film festival

Oscar-winning Hollywood star Meryl Streep will head the jury of next year's Berlin Film Festival.

Meryl Streep to head jury at 2016 Berlin film festival
'The Martian' stranded atop box office
'The Martian' stranded atop box office

"The Martian" was on a planet of its own atop the North American box office charts, taking in an estimated $37 million over the weekend.

'The Martian' stranded atop box office