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Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Joaquin Phoenix on Saturday said he wanted to create a unique Joker for his star turn as one of cinema's most recognisable villains, with an unidentifiable psychological profile and an ‘almost painful’ ...

Cloud gaming faces challenges as Google prepares launch

Cloud gaming faces challenges as Google prepares launch

Urging fans to plunge into a virtual high-res surround sound universe of extraordinary games, Google hopes its cloud-based Stadia platform will take the world by storm on its November launch.

QNTC offers complete entertainment package

QNTC offers complete entertainment package

The Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) has played a key role in fostering an upbeat atmosphere in the country during the summer season, an official of QSports has said.

Family entertainment focus of Summer in Qatar

Family entertainment focus of Summer in Qatar

Several entertainment shows, fireworks, and cultural performances will mark the start of ‘Summer in Qatar (SiQ)’ programme in various locations throughout the Eid al-Fitr ...

'Injured' Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

'Injured' Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

Football legend Diego Maradona will not attend the Cannes film festival, where a documentary about his life is being premiered, after he injured his shoulder, its director told AFP Sunday.

Cannes rediscovers its glitz as stars flood red carpet

Cannes rediscovers its glitz as stars flood red carpet

Cannes kicks off Tuesday with one of the glitziest line-ups in years as Hollywood stars and studios return in numbers to the world's biggest film festival.

Hollywood icon Doris Day dead at 97

Hollywood icon Doris Day dead at 97

Doris Day, the US screen icon famed for her wholesome, girl-next-door appeal in a string of box office hits, died Monday at age 97, her foundation said.

‘Summer in Qatar’ festival promises entertainment, shopping bonanza

‘Summer in Qatar’ festival promises entertainment, shopping bonanza

Qatar’s biggest summer programme is set to provide residents and visitors with a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages from June 4 to August 16, Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) ...

Spike in US teen suicides after Netflix '13 Reasons Why' release: study

Spike in US teen suicides after Netflix '13 Reasons Why' release: study

The suicide rate among US teenagers spiked in the months after the release of the controversial Netflix drama ‘13 Reasons Why’, which follows the story of a high school girl who kills herself, a new study has found.

Daniel Craig makes his final outing as James Bond

Daniel Craig makes his final outing as James Bond

Daniel Craig, whose final outing as 007 was unveiled on Thursday, is the longest-serving James Bond -- but perhaps not always the most enthusiastic.

'After Neverland': Oprah Winfrey parses Jackson accusations

'After Neverland': Oprah Winfrey parses Jackson accusations

Celebrity talk show host Oprah Winfrey waded into the Michael Jackson debate Monday, hosting an hour-long interview of the men who say the late superstar sexually abused them as minors.

China sci-fi blockbuster blasts off at the box office

China sci-fi blockbuster blasts off at the box office

China's first space-age blockbuster is on a trajectory to become the country's highest-grossing movie ever and is being held up as evidence that big-budget home-grown films ...